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    Kerala unveils mass vaccination drive for tourism sector

    The post Kerala unveils mass vaccination drive for tourism sector appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The Kerala government has launched a mass drive to make the tourism destinations in the state ‘complete vaccinated zones’ by giving jabs to everyone working in the sector. The objective is to rejuvenate the shattered holiday industry which has suffered a severe blow due to the pandemic situation. Tourism and public works minister P A Mohammed Riyas inaugurated via online the first phase of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign in the tourism sector at Vythiri in northern Wayanad district, a sought after holiday destination. The state-wide drive was being carried out with…

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    Revive 555 Festival: Laguna Phuket leads public-private collaboration to drive island’s tourism recovery

    The post Revive 555 Festival: Laguna Phuket leads public-private collaboration to drive island’s tourism recovery appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily.   Bringing together Phuket Island’s public and private sectors to drive tourism, Laguna Phuket is set to kick-off 19 days of island fun with a series of exciting events that will showcase the beauty and preparedness of Phuket, and appeal to people from all across the country. To be held from 31 March to 18 April, 2021, the Laguna Phuket Revive 555 Festival includes sports, music, cultural and community events over three weekends, including Thailand’s most popular holiday, Songkran with headlining artists taking part. Looking to…

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    Japanese airlines eye low-cost to drive post-pandemic growth

    The post Japanese airlines eye low-cost to drive post-pandemic growth appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. While there is still plenty of uncertainty over when or if travel demand will make a full-fledged recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, Japan’s two major airlines are positioning themselves to take advantage of any upturn with a punt on low-cost services. With leisure demand expected to recover much faster than business travel, ANA Holdings Inc and Japan Airlines Co are both strengthening ties with low-cost carriers (LCC). But the move by the two airlines, which have established themselves as full-service carriers, could be a double-edged sword, aviation experts say. ANA Holdings,…

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    Arm up, let’s fly again! Cathay Pacific supports community vaccination drive with employee campaign

    The post Arm up, let’s fly again! Cathay Pacific supports community vaccination drive with employee campaign appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Cathay Pacific is proactively encouraging all of its employees to get vaccinated, seeing this as a crucial step in the resumption of regular international air travel and the return to normal life for everyone in society. With this in mind, the airline has launched its “Arm up, let’s fly again!” campaign to build awareness about the importance of getting vaccinated as soon as possible. The response has been very positive – already about 80% of its pilots and about 40% of its cabin crew in…

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    Seera and Klook ink deal to drive digital transformation of Saudi tourism sector

    The post Seera and Klook ink deal to drive digital transformation of Saudi tourism sector appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Seera Group, the region’s leading travel services company, have formed a strategic partnership with Klook, a world-leading travel and leisure booking platform, that will support the digital transformation and robust growth of Saudi Arabia’s tourism sector. The partnership was announced at the Arabian Travel Market 2021 in Dubai. Seera will be the exclusive partner of Klook in Saudi Arabia, and together, the two entities will create a one-stop digital platform with end-to-end content and inventory management solutions that will support tourism and leisure activity providers in…