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Interview: Julia Lo Bue-Said

The CEO of Advantage Travel Partnership on the green shoots of recovery. How are you supporting your agents? To help our members with their preparations for reopening, we’ve created marketing assets and different types of…

‘Air bridges’ plan announced

ABTA welcomes announcement but urges clarity of countries involved. The government has announced plans to form ‘air bridges’ with a number of European countries, giving Britons the green light to holiday abroad from July. The…

Guidance revealed for hotels and attractions

The government has outlined the measures that will allow visitor attractions to reopen to the public, after it was announced lockdown would be eased from July 4. Published by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media…

Hospitality sector to reopen July 4

Pubs, museums and hotels can open in ‘Covid-safe’ way, announces PM. The announcement that pubs, restaurants, hotels and attractions can officially open on the July 4 will come as a huge relief to businesses across the…

The future of business travel

The (flight) path ahead for business travel is uncertain, but some industry insiders are hopeful of rapid recovery post-pandemic. By Jenny Southan. In just a couple of months, our entire world has been turned upside…

‘A chance to learn and become stronger’

 Katerina Setunska of CzechTourism explains why the current situation gives us an opportunity to learn and then rebuild after the lockdown From the cobbled streets of Prague Old Town to the dense forests of Šumava…

Out now: ABTA Magazine May 2020

Read the latest issue of the Travel Trade Publication of the Year. On February 25, when we sent the March issue of ABTA Magazine to print, the devastation Covid-19 would cause was not yet understood. China had…