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May 4, 2020

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U.S. travel industry releases guidance for ‘travel in the new normal’

A task force of physicians and travel leaders authored the health-focused travel guidance across all segments of travel. Here’s what you need to know.

Top Stories

AHLA unveils Stay Safe guidelines

The standards provide guidance on employee and guest health, cleaning products and protocols, employee responsibilities and physical distancing.

Carnival plans phased relaunch starting August 1

Carnival will resume its operations from Miami, Port Canaveral and Galveston beginning August 1. Here’s what you need to know.

Wyndham introduces Count on Us initiative

The immediate focus is to further elevate health and safety protocols, shore up supply chains and introduce new standards, training and guidelines.

Mandarin Oriental to donate 10% of gift card sales to COVID fund

Mandarin Oriental will donate 10 percent of online gift card sales to the United Nations Foundation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

Latest MMGY survey highlights tourism recovery drivers

According to respondents, road trips and travel to destinations closer to home likely will drive much of the recovery once restrictions on travel are lifted.

[Updated] List of states and guidance allowing restaurants to reopen

We’re tracking which states and regulations surrounding reopening across the U.S.