Tag: travelling

Tourism: Malta joins other member states in asking for coordination

Malta and 8 other EU member states are asking for better coordination between member states to restart tourism in the EU, following the pandemic halting travel.

MIA registers 69% drop in passengers during August

A total of 252,022 passengers arrived at the Malta International Airport in August 2020.

Wirt Artna sites given TripAdvisor award

Malta at War Museum in Vittoriosa, Forti Rinella in Kalkara and the Saluting Battery and the Lascaris War Rooms in Valletta have been awarded TripAdvisor's highest award, the Travellers' Choice Certificate.

80.9% decrease in passengers at MIA

Last July’s full-month traffic for the Malta International Airport (MIA) is comparable to traffic for just the first week of July 2019.

“Tour operators and travel agents can’t refund money they don’t have”...

The Malta Chamber of SMEs is asking consumers to be patient with tour operators and travel agents following the COVID-19 pandemic.

MEPs demand more clarity for tourism in COVID-19 crisis

The Member of the European Parliament (MEPs) gave overall positive feedback on the Commission’s transport and tourism package however, many are insisting on more concrete actions and financial support ahead of the summer holidays.

White House limits travel to U.S. from Brazil due to coronavirus

The new restrictions come into force on May 28.

Russia urges citizens to refrain from travelling and asks people to...

Russia on Friday urged its citizens to refrain from travelling.

Coronavirus: WHO updates list of countries affected

The World Health Organisation, WHO, continued to update the list of countries where local transmission of coronavirus is occurring.

2 Maltese nationals stuck on cruise liner due to coronavirus

The government said that it kept contact with the two stranded citizens and their relatives. It added that the case will be followed to ensure their safe return to Malta.