MEDICAL TOURISM: THE NEW CHINESE PHENOMENON

Pat Hyland -
The medical tourism market in China is growing rapidly, fueled by an expanding middle class, a rapidly aging population and an increased demand for cosmetic surgery. More than two million Chinese citi ...

CZECH REPUBLIC LIFTS ALL TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS BUT NO RAPID GROWTH AHEAD

Joe McClain -
European countries one by one are declaring the end of the Covid-19 pandemic and lifting internal regulations as well as travel restrictions to the joy of tourism professionals in the industry. ...

AIR TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD FALLS BY UP TO 49% IN JANUARY

Joe McClain -
Air travel demand worldwide fell 49.6% in January compared to the same month in 2019, due to travel restrictions following the emergence of Omicron and waiting for the impact of the conflict in Ukrain ...

GLOBAL TOURISM TO LOSE $7 BILLION IN 2022

Michael Trout -
The tourism sector has been going through a very tough period during the last two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic and there were generally high expectations with regards to this year and a potentia ...

CROSS-BORDER TRAVEL WILL NEVER BE THE SAME

Justin N. Froyd -
When the coronavirus pandemic is over, the travel world will come to life again but probably with substantial changes. While nobody knows for sure what the everyday travel will look like, a Swiss comp ...