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    WTTC welcomes launch of EU Digital COVID Certificate

    The post WTTC welcomes launch of EU Digital COVID Certificate appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Virginia Messina, senior vice president WTTC, said: “WTTC is confident the EU Digital COVID Certificate will boost consumer confidence and the wider travel and tourism sector across Europe, which has been in a fight for survival for over a year.” The certificate is a great example and should aid the return of the safe international travel; help recover jobs and signal the revival of a sector which will be critical to the economic recovery across the continent, she added. “We’d like to commend the EU Commission and institutions for adopting this…

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    Vistara delays Tokyo route launch to July

    The post Vistara delays Tokyo route launch to July appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. India’s Vistara Airlines has now postponed the launch of flights between Delhi and Tokyo Haneda from 16 June to 7 July. The launch of weekly flights between Delhi and Tokyo has been delayed due to operational reasons. While plans were to commence service to Haneda with 787-9 Dreamliners this week, the airline has now pushed the inaugural date to July. The carrier said in a statement on social media that it regretted any inconvenience caused and that it would ensure suitable alternatives would be offered to all affected customers. Vistara is set…

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    Oyo, Airbnb, EaseMyTrip and Yatra come together to launch CHATT

    The post Oyo, Airbnb, EaseMyTrip and Yatra come together to launch CHATT appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The COVID-19 pandemic has exerted a tremendous impact on the tourism, hospitality and technology industry worldwide. Last year, inspired by the feedback from India’s small hotels, independent hosts and travel operators, leading players of the industry such as Airbnb, EaseMyTrip, OYO and Yatra started to discuss how interests of and challenges faced by these new age entrepreneurs building travel businesses beyond tier-1 cities of India, could also become an inclusive part of thought leadership and advocacy for the industry. The COVID-19 crisis presents a unique opportunity to collaborate on…

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    Saudi Tourism to launch ‘Journeys in Arabia’ in India

    The post Saudi Tourism to launch ‘Journeys in Arabia’ in India appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Saudi Tourism Authority (STA), the department responsible for promoting tourism to Saudi Arabia, is set to organise its first-ever webinar for the Indian market, announcing the launch of ‘Journeys in Arabia: Opportunities Saudi’. This by-invitation launch webinar will be held on 17 February 2021 and will offer a glimpse into the largest country in the Middle East, and the fourth most populous in the MENA region. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is a country of natural beauty, great diversity and hidden treasures. Saudi’s tourism offering focuses on delivering authentically Arabian…

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    Where luxury finds home in deep blue ocean: Soneva Jani welcomes new era with launch of Chapter Two

    The post Where luxury finds home in deep blue ocean: Soneva Jani welcomes new era with launch of Chapter Two appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. If luxury had a name, it could not be defined in a better manner than at this address. What’s more mesmerising is the fact that the address comes with uninterrupted ocean views in all directions. Located on the island of Medhufaru within a 5.6-kilometer lagoon in the Noonu Atoll, Soneva Jani, is where paradise exists on this Earth. And now Soneva, the luxury resort operator with sustainability at its core, has unveiled Soneva Jani, Chapter Two. The award-winning Maldives resort is…