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Fully vaccinated travellers can now enter Switzerland

The Swiss Government along with the Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) eased restrictions for travel into Switzerland. As of 26th June 2021, travellers, irrespective of country of origin, who

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Turkey to further ease restrictions on travellers from 1st July

Turkey is all set to further ease the restrictions imposed on travellers from 1st July. The new unlock rules include the removal of the night curfew restrictions including weekends for locals

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Safe Tourism Program in Türkiye Became Safer with the Vaccination Program For Tourism Employees

Türkiye started full fledge vaccination of the tourism employees in coordination with The Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Ministry of Health and Türkiye Tourism Promotion and Development Agency (TGA). Vaccination

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2020: the Year of Lessons and Innovations for South African Tourism

Strategies 2020 did not only see massive disruptions but also accelerated innovations, brought in new opportunities and widened existing perspectives. For South African Tourism, 2020 provided an opportunity to reinvent

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A Peek Inside the World of Destination Marketing: A Guide to the Roles and Responsibilities of DMOs

Strategies  Words by Prem Kumar Unarguably, a tourism economy thrives on visitor arrivals. In order to enhance their appeal among visitors and attract them in large number, destinations market and

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Kick-start marketing now to regain pre-Covid FTA number

For inbound, India’s immediate target should be to regain its pre-Covid level of Foreign Tourist Arrivals (FTAs), according to Sarab Jit Singh. The country can achieve this target within two

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Budget 2021: No end to official apathy towards the tourism industry

The industry is deeply disappointed with the Union Budget 2021-22 as it could not live up to their expectations. The Budget did not offer any immediate and direct support to

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Budget 2021: What Tourism Industry Expects

As India’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman prepares to present the Government’s budget for FY 2021-22 on 1st February, there is rare curiosity about and greater expectations from the Budget, which

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Madhya Pradesh Tourism Hosts Its First Virtual Road Show

Madhya Pradesh Tourism recently organized a virtual road show for travel agents and tour operators of Pune. “Madhya Pradesh the Heart of Incredible India is truly honoured and privileged for hosting this virtual

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VFS Global wins contract to provide visa, OCI and passport services for India across the United States

• VFS Global has been appointed as the exclusive service provider for visa, OCI, passport, renunciation of Indian citizenship, and Global Entry Programme (GEP) verification services for the Government of