Five things you need to know to start your day

Good Morning. The ECB announces its policy decision, companies worry about inflation, Bitcoin is key, and the reopening of London’s financial center is elusive. Here’s what moves the markets. ECB day The first policy of the European Central Bank Announcement due after the inflation target is raised to 2% and investors will want to know … Read more

Communities are no longer spectators in the future of tourism

In order for the travel industry as a whole to truly embrace sustainability, it needs to work with communities as stakeholders rather than mere projects and beneficiaries of tourism. John De Fries, the first native Hawaiian to head the Hawaii Tourism Authority, told the Skift Destination and Sustainability Summit on Wednesday, which argued against the … Read more

Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today: Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Uniswap Gain Up To 13%

New Delhi: Major cryptocurrencies showed strong signs of recovery on Thursday after Tesla chief said the company would “most likely” to accept Bitcoin for payment again. All of the top 10 digital tokens were trading higher at 9:30 a.m. IST, led by Uniswap, which gained up to 13 percent. After Musk’s mood boost, global crypto … Read more

FedNor gives tourism a boost

THUNDER BAY – A new Tourism Assistance Fund is available for eligible Northern Ontario applicants. The $ 500 million tourism aid fund is spread over two years and includes $ 50 million for indigenous tourism initiatives and $ 15 million for national initiatives. FedNor will spend $ 25.3 million over the life of the program. … Read more

Room sharing for families in quarantine hotels, resorts allowed: tourism department

MANILA – Families are allowed to share rooms in quarantine hotels and resorts, the Ministry of Tourism reminded facilities on Wednesday. Tourism Minister Bernadette Romulo-Puyat made the remark after reports that some accredited properties have implemented a “one room, one person” policy even for people from the same household. “We all share the same struggles, … Read more

ACRA Community Survey on Tourism, Quality of Life is underway

Aspen residents and commuters are invited to complete a tourism and quality of life survey. The survey is part of the Aspen Chamber Resort Association’s destination management planning process with Destination Think. “There are several ways to engage stakeholders as part of the process,” said an ACRA press release this week. “Residents are an important … Read more

Tesla will “most likely” accept Bitcoin again as a means of payment, says Musk

In this illustration from February 9, 2021, representations of the virtual currency Bitcoin can be seen in front of the Tesla logo. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Jul 21 (Reuters) – Electric car maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) will most likely resume accepting Bitcoin as a form of payment once it has due diligence on the amount … Read more