The coronavirus cost global tourism $320 billion in just 5 months
Few industries have been hit as hard by the pandemic as tourism.
foreign tourism fell, according to France 24.While the UNWTO did acknowledge hopeful signs of more people travelling—especially as European countries began to reopen their borders to visitors from some countries this month—recentupticksof new reported coronavirus cases across Europe and in other countries stand to threaten the progress made.
The report specifically named the U.S. and Canada as two countries responsible for many tourists that remain “at standstill,” when it comes to travel, with U.S. travelers stillfrom many countries as a result of the high coronavirus infection rate at home.
Earlier this month, the U.N.’s trade and development arm said tourism could lose as much astrillion for the whole year.CRUCIAL QUOTE“This latest data makes clear the importance of restarting tourism as soon as it is safe to do so. The dramatic fall in international tourism places many millions of livelihoods at risk, including in developing countries,” said Zurab Pololikashvili, the World Tourism Organization’s Secretary-General in a Tuesday statement. “Governments in every world region have a dual responsibility: to prioritize public health while also protecting jobs and businesses.”
WHAT TO WATCHThe UNWTO said the majority of its expert panel agree that levels of global tourism should bounce back by the tail end of 2021, the organization said in a.KEY BACKGROUND Read more: Forbes »
White House's Kushner confirms he met with entertainer Kanye West
White House adviser Jared Kushner on Thursday confirmed that he had met recently with entertainer Kanye West, who is seeking to get his name on ballots for the Nov. 3 U.S. presidential election.
It is not the Coronavirus, it is the Gouvernement Response that cost 320 billion in just 5 months. closer to 400 Billion........ how many zeros does 400 billion have? Sit down relax and don’t travel until 2021. Some people just can’t shut up about travelling and needing to get away and missing their get away. Ok we get it. Just go if you want to ✈️! Don’t forget to quarantine for 14 days 🔐 when you come back.
To give you an idea.. that’s almost the GDP of a small country like Denmark 🇩🇰 or Norway 🇳🇴 They should take China to Hague and see how much they can cough out from them for business damages due to covid. One day I'll pass the test pills who need to pass the test In another way that’s scary that it was just that little. That easily what Disney World, Epcot, Universal Orlando could have lost in Fl. alone.
I thought I will be in trillions..
Union warns of U.S. Postal Service cost cuts as states prepare for mail-in votingThe head of the country's largest postal worker union warned about the administrative shake-up causing delays as states prepare for mail-in voting. The people who just delivered me a birthday card from 2013 I hope that I can still use an accessible voting machine though. For those of us who can't fill out ballots but want to be independent. Let’s see, Dejoy gives 2m to rep party, inept leader makes him head of P.O. (No exp whatsoever). Dejoy now looks like Trumps puppet to destroy credibility in P.O. before Nov. election. Someone investigate this sleazy deal..
U.S. to Raise Cost for Citizenship Applications, Impose Fee for Asylum SeekersThe Department of Homeland Security said it would increase the fee to apply for U.S. citizenship by 81% and impose a fee for the first time to apply for asylum, saying current fees don’t fully cover the costs. just go ahead and make it illegal. stop playing games, you want to stop any immigration....just be transparent and do it. why play games? douchebags Fucking racist republicans. All borders should be locked down until this COVID situation is over.
'It cost me everything': In Texas, COVID-19 exacts a deadly toll among Hispanic residentsIn Texas&39; largest county, a disproportionate share of new COVID-19 hospital patients — as high as 65 percent some weeks — have been Hispanic.
Union warns of U.S. Postal Service cost cuts as states prepare for mail-in votingThe head of the country&39;s largest postal worker union warned about the administrative shake-up causing delays as states prepare for mail-in voting. this will be a huge cluster bomb This is really really sad!!!! Voter suppression comes in many forms. BIDEN2020 VotetRumpOut
Receiving unemployment payments? Why tax season might cost you next yearLaid-off workers who are currently receiving unemployment may stumble on a surprise next spring: They could owe Uncle Sam, and they could miss out on a pile of tax credits when they file with the IRS. acorns Nowadays in any snapshot you see, there is always a person without face mask. acorns Unemployment tax? Hahaha Every kind of tax is going up, up, up! NJ gov Murphy has shut down state revenues and NJ has lost BILLIONS ON TOP OF BILLIONS! Shut down business, gyms are deadly! High rise business building are deadly! People leaving NY and NJ like never before!!
Fauci, White House COVID-19 task force officials say pandemic will continue for 'some time'Dr. Anthony Fauci: “The overwhelming cumulative evidence of properly conducted randomized controlled trials indicate no therapeutic efficacy for hydroxychloroquine.' WHY does realDonaldTrump & his MINIONS, The Trump Crime Family, CORRUPT GOP Senate, House & Trump State TV ~ FoxNews KEEP RELENTLESSLY Pitching, Selling and trying to Literally Stuff HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE Down America's collective throat? HOW MUCH is POTUS MAKING from this? But Trump still takes the word of a witch doctor over his. Because America has over 90 million doses and Trump owns shares in the company that made it. Lies. The media only tells lies. You are all accomplices in the deaths that have taken place in the US. Fauci is the murderer.