As Travel Awakens From its Coma Across Asia, Is It Time to Save Ourselves?
By Yeoh Siew Hoon
Tuesday, 9th June 2020

Four-day work week, travel deals for travel employees, targeting the young, new and exciting road trip itineraries – what other ideas do you have for nourishing those fragile green shoots we are seeing, from Japan to China, Australia and Vietnam?.

This morning, on my regular walk, I saw a rainbow across Marina Bay. It raised my hopes for that pot of gold awaiting us, that day when we can travel again.

My news feeds are now filled with more good news than bad, or maybe it’s because I am now gravitating towards those to preserve my mental state.

Raising my hopes for that pot of gold awaiting us, that day when we can travel again.

Just a random grab of some of this week’s headlines:

  • SIA to resume flights to more destinations in June and July
  • Air China plans to operate 24 international routes in June
  • India restarts air travel after two months, amid chaos
  • New Zealand and Australia begin relaxing Covid-19 restrictions
  • Taiwan trial offers hope for restoring international travel
  • Tourists back in Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay as domestic travel restarts

Yesterday morning, the Gov.sg app tells us that a new Singapore-China fast lane will start from 8 June to “facilitate essential business travel between two countries”, “starting with Chongqing, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shanghai, Tianjin, Zhejiang”. Okay, the procedures are daunting but at least it offers a “safe travel protocol” to give confidence to governments, and travellers.

Read the full story here

Global Brand Awareness & Marketing Tools at 4Hoteliers.com ...[Click for More]
 Latest News  (Click title to read article)

 Latest Articles  (Click title to read)

 Most Read Articles  (Click title to read)

~ Important Notice ~
Articles appearing on 4Hoteliers contain copyright material. They are meant for your personal use and may not be reproduced or redistributed. While 4Hoteliers makes every effort to ensure accuracy, we can not be held responsible for the content nor the views expressed, which may not necessarily be those of either the original author or 4Hoteliers or its agents.
© Copyright 4Hoteliers 2001-2023 ~ unless stated otherwise, all rights reserved.
You can read more about 4Hoteliers and our company here
Use of this web site is subject to our
terms & conditions of service and privacy policy