On Wednesday, the Moderna vaccine was approved by the EU Commission - a comment from TUI CEO Fritz Joussen.

In the summer of 2020, we welcomed around 2.1 million customers despite the corona pandemic. TUI Group takes its responsibility for maximum health protection very seriously at all times. In addition to safe distance, hygiene, and face masks according to legal requirements, we rely on measures we have developed ourselves. Together with Governments, we can make safe travel possible and more agreeable for holidaymakers: by expanding the use of rapid corona antigen tests instead of relying on ...

On 12 October, TUI took an active role in the #EUTourismConvention, organised by the European Commission. This virtual event discussed how European tourism can overcome the current crisis and, more importantly, take up the challenge of becoming an even more sustainable, innovative and resilient industry in the future.

TUI was selected to join two of the three topical workshops which delivered concrete action points on sustainability and digitalisation, and also spoke at the main Plenary ...

The TUI Care Foundation and enpact launched the first emergency aid programme for innovative tourism businesses in developing and emerging countries in September. The COVID-19 Relief Programme for Tourism is funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung, BMZ). A total of 150 teams of innovative, young businesses in Mexico, Kenya, Indonesia, and Jordan will be supported with ...

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Dr. Ralf Pastleitner
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People have a desire to travel and want to get to know other countries, and it is precisely in these challenging times that exchange and mutual understanding between tourism industry and policy makers is particularly important. The economic significance of tourism is immense in many destinations – from local employment opportunities to economic growth and public revenue. 

This was one of many topics in the focus during the visit of a delegation from the European Parliament’s ...