Tag: US travel

COVID-19 impact on US Travel & Tourism nine times worse than 9/11 attacks
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COVID-19 impact on US Travel & Tourism nine times worse than 9/11 attacks

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2020

The travel industry has lost a full third of all the jobs lost in the U.S. and is experiencing a ... Read More

COVID-19 Relief Package: What it Means for U.S. Travel Industry
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COVID-19 Relief Package: What it Means for U.S. Travel Industry

editor editor- March 27, 2020

What will the passage of the COVID-19 Relief Package known as the CARES Act mean for the U.S. Travel Industry? ... Read More

Coronavirus to cause 5.9 million travel-related job losses by May
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Coronavirus to cause 5.9 million travel-related job losses by May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

Revised projections show a worsening impact of the coronavirus on the U.S. economy: a loss of 5.9 million jobs by ... Read More

US Travel: REAL ID deadline extension wise course of action
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US Travel: REAL ID deadline extension wise course of action

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the announced pushback of the October 1, ... Read More

U.S. Travel responds to Travel Restrictions for UK and Ireland
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U.S. Travel responds to Travel Restrictions for UK and Ireland

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2020

If cutting off most of Europe already to the U.S. inbound tourism industry, today's announcement by President Trump to include ... Read More

US Travel applauds bipartisan focus on infrastructure investment
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US Travel applauds bipartisan focus on infrastructure investment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2020

U.S. Travel Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Emerson Barnes issued the following statement on the House ... Read More

US Travel thanks the House for passage of United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement
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US Travel thanks the House for passage of United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement on the U.S. House passage of the United ... Read More

US Travel community hails Brand USA renewal by Congress
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US Travel community hails Brand USA renewal by Congress

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2019

A years-long advocacy effort joined by voices from every corner of the country culminated Thursday with congressional renewal of Brand ... Read More

U.S. Travel ‘deeply grateful’ for inclusion of Brand USA in US spending package
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U.S. Travel ‘deeply grateful’ for inclusion of Brand USA in US spending package

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement: "The American travel community is deeply grateful to ... Read More

Americans only willing to travel 3 hours to visit family this Christmas
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Americans only willing to travel 3 hours to visit family this Christmas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2019

Deck the halls and check your WiFi connection! Perhaps you have little kids who are not the biggest fans of ... Read More

US Travel: USMCA would hold clear benefit for US economy
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US Travel: USMCA would hold clear benefit for US economy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

U.S. Travel Association President and CEO Roger Dow issued the following statement: "Today's deal announcement is a signal of significant ... Read More

US Travel:  Why are eggs, steel and autos important?
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US Travel: Why are eggs, steel and autos important?

editor editor- December 9, 2019

The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is free trade agreement that has been signed but not yet ratified. This agreement is ... Read More

US Travel applauds Global Entry for Brazil
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US Travel applauds Global Entry for Brazil

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 27, 2019

U.S. Travel Association issued the following statement on the announcement that citizens of Brazil can soon join the Global Entry ... Read More

US travel community praises Committee passage of National Parks bill
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US travel community praises Committee passage of National Parks bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 19, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes today issued the following statement: "The American ... Read More

US travel community praises reauthorization of Brand USA
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US travel community praises reauthorization of Brand USA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 14, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on the House ... Read More

Which US cities have the fastest and the slowest internet?
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Which US cities have the fastest and the slowest internet?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 11, 2019

US domestic travelers know that many internet providers are boasting superfast internet speeds with the rollout of 5G at some ... Read More

Brand USA more critical than ever as international travel continues slide
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Brand USA more critical than ever as international travel continues slide

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2019

Travel to and within the United States grew 2.2% year-over-year in September, according to the US Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

US Travel: Are you ready for REAL ID?
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US Travel: Are you ready for REAL ID?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association is making a direct appeal to the American news media: please mention the October 1, 2020 ... Read More

USCIS begins producing security-enhanced travel documents
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USCIS begins producing security-enhanced travel documents

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 25, 2019

To prevent secure document tampering, counterfeiting, and fraud, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin producing on October ... Read More

Top travel destinations: US trends for summer 2019
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Top travel destinations: US trends for summer 2019

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

eDreams, Europe's online travel agent, has analyzed flight bookings for travel between June 1st and the 30th September 2019 to reveal this summer's ... Read More

Smart City Policy Group hosts first short-term rental regulations summit
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Smart City Policy Group hosts first short-term rental regulations summit

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Smart City Policy Group will host a first-of-its-kind short-term rental regulations conference - Smart City Policy Summit - on August ... Read More

Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning
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Chinese travelers ‘harassed’: Beijing issues US travel warning

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019

China has issued a travel warning to its citizens traveling to the US, citing reports that trade war tensions have ... Read More

Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019
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Seychelles gearing up for first “North American” Roadshow in USA – June 2019

editor editor- May 31, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) is to jump on a superb start this June as the team will be conducting ... Read More

US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel
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US Travel: Deployment of TSA agents on southern border could result in turmoil for business and leisure travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on reports that ... Read More

US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral
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US Travel Warning: Leave Iraq or prepare for funeral

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Today the U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Baghdad ordered a partial evacuation of their American staff.  In the meantime, the ... Read More

IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City
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IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association will share selections of main stage content via Facebook Live throughout its 36th Annual Global ... Read More

US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel
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US Travel: Pulling CBP staff to US-Mexico border can hurt legitimate international travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President for Public Affairs and Policy Tori Barnes issued the following statement on Customs and ... Read More

Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau receives US Travel honor
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Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau receives US Travel honor

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association on Wednesday announced the Arlington (TX) Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) as the winner of its ... Read More

US travel sector retains  Number One status and grows despite trade tensions
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US travel sector retains Number One status and grows despite trade tensions

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

The United States retained its status as the world’s largest Travel & Tourism economy despite a standstill in international visitors ... Read More

US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey
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US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey

editor editor- February 16, 2019

The U.S. Travel Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, today issued a "Level 3: Reconsider Travel" advisory for Turkey ... Read More

Incredible India honored at US travel show
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Incredible India honored at US travel show

editor editor- January 30, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, participated as the “Presenting Partner” with a view to scale up its tourism ... Read More

Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day
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Why travel insurance? VisitorsCoverage on National Plan for Vacation Day

editor editor- January 28, 2019

Global travel insurance provider urges travelers to always secure travel insurance when planning for vacation and holidays Read More

US Travel: Shutdown sending immediate shockwaves throughout US economy
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US Travel: Shutdown sending immediate shockwaves throughout US economy

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

U.S. Travel Association Executive Vice President Jonathan Grella issued the following statement today: "This morning's reports of air traffic control ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism paradise has a dark side: 117 people dead in 2018
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Hawaii Tourism paradise has a dark side: 117 people dead in 2018

editor editor- January 5, 2019

Hawaii has a dark track record of 117 people that died on its roadways in 2018. Read More

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?
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Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

Every day 8000 Chinese tourists enter the United States, and every day an average of 5000 American tourists enter China. ... Read More

US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi
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US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019

The U.S. State Department today issued a travel advisory for Indonesia. This advisory is asking American Tourists to reconsider travel ... Read More