THE RISKS OF THE WAR FOR TOURISM RECOVERY

Joe McClain -
A drop in consumer confidence, a rise in inflation that makes travel more expensive, loss of spending in the Russian and Ukrainian markets, impact on traditional destinations and also on emerging ones ...

OLYMPIC JAPAN IN FAVOR OF VACCINE PASSPORTS

Justin N. Froyd -
As Japan prepares for the Olympics in July, although with only a local audience, the country’s public and private sectors take steps to help restart inbound and outbound travel in the long-term. Most ...

FLEXIBLE FARES, A WORLDWIDE TREND THAT IS HERE TO STAY

Justin N. Froyd -
A global survey by the Booking com revealed that 90% of those who booked products and services for June, July and August did so relying on “flexible fares”. What started as a temporary response to unc ...

AIRPORTS’ STAFF SHORTAGES COMPLICATE THE AIR TRAVEL

The situation at airports is currently dramatic and will become even more so in the coming weeks. The main cause of the air travel problems is the bottlenecks that do not allow smooth access to the ai ...

JAPANESE RETAILER LAUNCHES DUTY-FREE ONLINE STORE

Andrew J. Wein -
Bic Camera, a Japanese consumer electronics retailer, launched last week its duty-free online store on Fliggy, Alibaba's online travel service provider, with the goal of expanding its business and rea ...