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Survey Finds About 1 In 5 Feel Comfortable With Non-Essential Travelling In 2021

38 seconds ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The travel industry is being hit hard by the COVID-19 outbreak. A new survey shows when people would want to travel again. The survey from Upgraded Points found...
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How SoftBank-backed GetYourGuide will survive travel's 'nuclear winter' with 50% founder pay cuts and shorter working hours

How SoftBank-backed GetYourGuide will survive travel's 'nuclear winter' with 50% founder pay cuts and shorter working hours

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

SoftBank-backed travel startup GetYourGuide has described the COVID-19 pandemic as a "nuclear winter" for the travel industry. The company runs an online marketplace that lets...
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Canada, U.S. farms face crop losses due to foreign worker delays

2 hours ago   |   Reuters

Mandatory coronavirus quarantines of seasonal foreign workers in Canada could hurt that country's fruit and vegetable output this year, and travel problems related to the...
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Countries Banning Internal Travel For Easter To Reduce Coronavirus Spread

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

As the Easter holiday approaches and Spring kicks in, a large proportion of Europe and the U. S. remains under lockdown. Some countries are stepping up efforts to prevent the...
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China is trying to relax its severe coronavirus lockdown, but a series of forced re-closures shows how hard it is to get back to normal

China is trying to relax its severe coronavirus lockdown, but a series of forced re-closures shows how hard it is to get back to normal

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

China has been trying to gradually roll back its severe coronavirus lockdown in recent weeks. Shops, bars, cinemas, and tourists sites were reopened after no new cases were...
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If Aviation Was A Country It Would Be The World's 20th Largest By GDP

7 hours ago   |   Forbes

If the global aviation sector was its own economy it would be the 20th largest economy in the World. The state of California would be the 9th largest.The global aviation sector...
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How to get money back for flight changes during COVID-19 pandemic

11 hours ago   |   ABC

You could get some money back if your air travel plans have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ABC7 Consumer Investigator Jason Knowles on what to look out for.
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Flight attendants are still working during coronavirus lockdowns and they worry that they're spreading the virus

Flight attendants are still working during coronavirus lockdowns and they worry that they're spreading the virus

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Some flight attendants are worried that they may be spreading coronavirus because of travel and lack of personal protective equipment. Flight attendants around the world are...
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The Coronavirus Economy: How my job as chief of one of Italy's top tourism companies has changed

The Coronavirus Economy: How my job as chief of one of Italy's top tourism companies has changed

20 hours ago   |   Fortune

Subscribe to Fortune' s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus and its impact on global business. As CEO and cofounder of Rome-based Imago Artis...
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Dubai Enters 24-Hour Lockdown As Travel Restrictions Extended In UAE

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The UAE has stepped up its fight against the spread of Coronavirus by imposing a two-week lockdown. UAE and Dubai are now on 24-hour curfews.
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Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad...

Jamie Dimon tells shareholders he expects the coronavirus to cause a 'bad recession' and 'financial stress similar to the global financial crisis,' at a minimum

Jamie Dimon's annual letter to JPMorgan shareholders was published Monday. In it, the bank's CEO addressed the coronavirus pandemic and the impact it could have on the US... Read more ...

Ireland's prime minister, a former doctor, rejoined the health service and...

Ireland's prime minister, a former doctor, rejoined the health service and will work one shift a week to battle the coronavirus

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Here's what we know about the bizarre coronavirus conspiracy theory that led to people setting fire to 5G masts

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Oil prices slump 3% after Saudi Arabia and Russia delay talks to end their...

Oil prices slump 3% after Saudi Arabia and Russia delay talks to end their price war

Crude oil prices slid more than 3% on Monday on reports that Russia and Saudi Arabia have postponed their oil production meeting to Thursday, casting doubt on a potential... Read more ...

Who is Dominic Raab? What we know about Boris Johnson's 'designated...

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Boris Johnson has been hospitalised after experiencing "persistent symptoms" of the coronavirus. As First Secretary of State, Raab will deputise for the prime minister while... Read more ...

Global Lockdowns Resulting In 'Horrifying Surge' In Domestic Violence, U.N...

Global Lockdowns Resulting In 'Horrifying Surge' In Domestic Violence, U.N. Warns

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said that reported cases had doubled in some countries "as the economic and social pressures and fear have grown." (Image... Read more ...

2 Workers From Same Walmart Store Die After Contracting The Coronavirus

2 Workers From Same Walmart Store Die After Contracting The Coronavirus

The Chicago-area store is open for business after passing "necessary inspections," the company said. Walmart did not disclose the workers' names or further details. (Image... Read more ...

US Navy captain fired over leaked coronavirus warning letter has reportedly...

US Navy captain fired over leaked coronavirus warning letter has reportedly tested positive

Captain Brett Crozier, the former commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt, has tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus... Read more ...

Cuomo says it's 'too early to tell' what New York's decline in coronavirus...

Cuomo says it's 'too early to tell' what New York's decline in coronavirus deaths and hospitalizations could mean

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced during a press briefing from Albany on Sunday that the state's death toll dropped for the first time: 594 deaths on Saturday compared to... Read more ...

Fauci: it is a 'false statement' to say the US has the coronavirus pandemic...

Fauci: it is a 'false statement' to say the US has the coronavirus pandemic 'under control'

Dr. Anthony Fauci said in a Sunday interview on CBS that he could not say the country has the novel coronavirus under control as he warned of an expected increase in COVID-19... Read more ...