Tag: flu

Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities
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Sri Lanka Tourism in crisis: Managing and seeking out opportunities

Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka Srilal Miththapala - eTN Sri Lanka- June 11, 2019

The Rapid Response Team by Safertourism reached out to Sri Lanka tourism authorities including the minister of tourism and industry ... Read More

Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas
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Live like a local in Nassau, Bahamas

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- December 8, 2018

Travel destination - the Bahamas - is a Caribbean archipelago located off the coast of Florida with a long history ... Read More

Saudi worried about flu affecting tourism to holy sites
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Saudi worried about flu affecting tourism to holy sites

editor editor- September 21, 2009

CAIRO - Fears among Muslims world-wide that this year's pilgrimage high season in Saudi Arabia will become a breeding ground ... Read More

UN health agency identifies group most vulnerable to influenza A (H1N1)
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UN health agency identifies group most vulnerable to influenza A (H1N1)

editor editor- July 30, 2009

The focus of the United Nations health agency’s efforts in easing the impact of influenza A(H1N1) has shifted to identifying ... Read More

Economy, not swine flu, sends chill thru New York City’s tourism
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Economy, not swine flu, sends chill thru New York City’s tourism

editor editor- May 25, 2009

The good news is that swine flu doesn't seem to be stopping the masses of visitors from flocking to New ... Read More

Hawaii tourism execs try to calm flu jitters
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Hawaii tourism execs try to calm flu jitters

editor editor- May 23, 2009

Hawaii tourism officials are employing a quiet, coordinated response to the dramatic falloff in Japanese travel due to the spread ... Read More

Mexican resorts entice tourists with bargains after flu outbreak
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Mexican resorts entice tourists with bargains after flu outbreak

editor editor- May 22, 2009

Mexico is struggling to recover from the economic ills caused by the swine flu outbreak. The tourism industry is especially ... Read More

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico begging tourists to come back
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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico begging tourists to come back

editor editor- May 15, 2009

The owner of Pisces Sportfishing in Cabo San Lucas e-mailed me the accompanying photo of her crew with the caption: ... Read More

Travel industry ready for ‘yellow alert’ on China
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Travel industry ready for ‘yellow alert’ on China

editor editor- May 13, 2009

The travel industry and airlines said they were ready to cope with the repercussions of the Mainland Affairs Council’s (MAC) ... Read More

Mexico offers aid to businesses hurt by swine flu
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Mexico offers aid to businesses hurt by swine flu

editor editor- May 7, 2009

Mexico’s federal government will provide 27.4 billion pesos ($2.1 billion) in aid to help the economy recover from the effects ... Read More

Tourism industry expects local travel to pick up
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Tourism industry expects local travel to pick up

editor editor- May 7, 2009

Local tourism operators hope they can benefit from the H1N1 influenza outbreak in Hong Kong and a possible case in ... Read More

Mexico’s lack of tourists makes way for locals
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Mexico’s lack of tourists makes way for locals

editor editor- May 5, 2009

MEXICO CITY — It was truly a lonely planet Saturday for street vendors and restaurateurs in Mexico City's favorite tourist ... Read More

No more pillows, blankets on Alaska Airlines
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No more pillows, blankets on Alaska Airlines

editor editor- May 5, 2009

In response to swine flu concerns, Alaska Airlines said it has removed all pillows and blankets from all 114 planes ... Read More

Minimal impact seen on tourism
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Minimal impact seen on tourism

editor editor- May 1, 2009

Tourism operators foresee minimal impacts on their businesses from the outbreak of Mexico's swine-flu outbreaks, particularly when the country had ... Read More

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