DUBAI TO BENEFIT FROM WORLD CUP IN QATAR: MILLION OF FANS EXPECTED

Richard Moor -
Creation of fan zones, special hotel packages with shuttles, easier access to alcohol: Dubai is already registering many reservations from all over the world for the World Cup in Qatar which will be h ...

TRICKY BUSINESS WITH RUSSIAN TOURISTS IN EUROPE

Pat Hyland -
Over the summer, Russian air travel to Europe was just 26% of what it was in 2019. The EU was unable to agree on a visa ban, thus Russian tourists may continue to travel to most of Europe and shop her ...

THAILAND'S TOURISM INDUSTRY RECOVERS THANKS TO VISA EASING

Sara Thopson -
Nationwide hotel occupancy in Thailand reached 47.5 percent in August, up from 45.1 percent in July, and is expected to continue rising this month as the Kingdom lifts all restrictions. ...

HIGH TOURIST SEASON: FRENCH POLYNESIA REPORTS 96% OF PRE-COVID LEVELS

Michael Trout -
Tourism numbers in French Polynesia continue to rise in July 2022, reaching 96% of pre-crisis Covid numbers in July 2019. ...

AIR TRANSPORT TAKES OFF DESPITE HEADWINDS

Joe McClain -
Against a backdrop of generally slower economic growth, the recovery in global air transport continues to support the forecasts of a return to 2019 traffic levels in 2024 at the aggregate level, confi ...