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    WTTC to hold Global Summit in April 2021

    The post WTTC to hold Global Summit in April 2021 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The highly-anticipated World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) 20th Global Summit, will now take place in April – one month later than the originally planned date. The Global Summit is being organised in partnership with the government of Quintana Roo in Mexico and will be held in Cancun, Mexico on 25-27 April. WTTC, which represents the global tourism private sector, has taken the decision to move its Global Summit from March into April to coincide with the expected relaxation of travel restrictions and the beginning of the sector’s recovery. While Cancun…

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    Consumer perception of travel safety reach highest levels since April 2020 with vaccines roll out

    The post Consumer perception of travel safety reach highest levels since April 2020 with vaccines roll out appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Six weeks after COVID-19 vaccine distribution began in the US, more than 50% of US adults expect to be fully vaccinated in the next six months. As a result of the vaccine rollout, the percentage of US adults feeling safe staying in a hotel and flying reach highest levels since April 2020 at 46% and 34%, respectively. Of those already vaccinated, 70% feel safe staying in a hotel and 54% feel safe flying. More than half (53%) of those already vaccinated are likely to…