Laos is piloting a health and hygiene program in the tourism and hospitality sector

VIENTIANE, December 26 (Bern): To prepare for the reopening of tourism from January 1 next year, Laos is piloting a health and hygiene program called LaoSafe in the tourism and hospitality sector in the capital Vientiane, the Vietnamese News Agency (VNA) reported. This project is led by the country’s Ministry …

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The tough business lessons of the pandemic

Boris Johnson is an idiot surrounded by idiots who should stop hammering “mass hysteria” about Omicron and treat the viral variant as wisely as leaders in the rest of Europe, Michael O’Leary has raged the other week. “Not all of them panic in Italy, Spain, Germany or the Netherlands,” the …

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Christmas Eve flights canceled, Times Square celebration curtailed amid Omicron

Mayor Bill de Blasio at a press conference last week in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. He announced Thursday that the Times Square celebration will continue, but with far fewer spectators.Credit…Dave Sanders for The New York Times New York City will reduce New Years Eve celebration to Times Square as the Omicron …

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Cities cancel big New Years events around the world

(CNN) – For a while there it appeared that maybe we could ring New Years Eve in major cities around the world with something akin to the great celebrations of old. Another outbreak of Covid-19 and the rapid spread of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus have dashed those …

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Tourism takes a hit as omicron unleashes COVID wave in New York City

NEW YORK – Christmas is usually the season that boosts New York tourism, but it turns out that omicron is spreading to some of the more popular places. The city’s latest COVID data shows Manhattan’s highest positivity rate is in the West Village and the Meatpacking District, where the seven-day …

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CK Asset to Sell Aircraft Leasing Business for $ 4.28 Billion – Update

By P.R. Venkat CK Asset Holdings Ltd. sells its aircraft leasing business to a consortium involving private equity firm Carlyle Group Inc. for $ 4.28 billion, as the airline industry continues to face serious challenges related to Covid- 19. As risk and reward dynamics have become increasingly volatile, the sector …

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Austria slows down New Year’s Eve celebrations to fight omicron

VIENNA – Austria on Wednesday announced a list of new restrictions aimed at slowing the spread of the omicron variant, including closing restaurants earlier and imposing stricter entry requirements for people from countries where the variant is already dominant. “Omicron presents us with the next epidemiological challenge,” said Katharina Reich, …

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To boost ecotourism, a documentary broadcast on the picturesque Parvati valley in Kullu: La Tribune India

Our correspondent Kullu, December 21 The Forestry Department released a six-minute documentary to provide glimpses of the most scenic places in the Parvati Forest Division to Kullu, which had been developed by the Forestry Department to promote eco-tourism, on the occasion of the International Mountain Day on December 11. IFS …

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The hotel market will experience a full recovery in 12-18 months

“We’re finally seeing positive winds in the hospitality industry,” Driftwood Capital CEO Carlos Rodriguez Sr. told GlobeSt.com of the market recovery. He expects the hotel market to recover fully over the next 12-18 months, and that’s good news given that the hospitality market has been hit hardest during the pandemic. …

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Parsaclisib elicits impressive activity in relapsed / refractory MCL

Parsaclisib, a potent, highly selective, next-generation PI3Kδ inhibitor, has demonstrated activity and an acceptable safety profile in patients with relapsed / naive mantle cell lymphoma-refractory Bruton’s tyrosine kinase inhibitor. Parsaclisib, a potent, highly selective, next-generation PI3Kδ inhibitor, has demonstrated activity and an acceptable safety profile in patients with tyrosine kinase …

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