UNWTO calls for the lifting of travel bans

MADRID, 9 December 2021: The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) decries the introduction of the recent blanket restrictions on travel. UNWTO Members raised their concerns during the recent 24th UNWTO General Assembly. Countries from all global regions...

IATA calls for simpler Covid-19 testing

GENEVA, 18 October 2021: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) outlined an agenda for the UK to restore its air transport sector to health by embracing a simpler Covid-19 testing regime, ensuring affordable, competitive airport costs, and working for...

IATA calls on governments to unblock funds

GENEVA, 23 August 2021: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urges governments to unblock nearly USD1 billion in tickets cargo space sales, in line with international agreements and treaty obligations. “Governments are preventing nearly USD1 billion in...