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Latest in Tag: travel ban

Travel ban, strong dollar seen putting damper on US tourism sector

Travel and tourism’s contribution to the US economy will grow at a slower pace this year than in 2016, the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) has said.US President Donald Trump earlier this month signed a revised executive order banning citizens from six Muslim-majority nations from travelling to the United States, which some have warned …

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Trump, racism, and other stuff

International and local media, as well as social networks, circulated the executive order issued by US president Donald Trump which banned people from numerous Muslim-majority countries to enter the US. Many tried to analyse the decision and came up with different results, while no one has bothered to read the decision itself or analyse it …

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Trump’s travel ban could ‘impact international cultural exchange’

German-Iranian artists like writer Navid Kermani and actress Jasmin Tabatabai are impacted by the new US travel restrictions. Germany’s top cultural institution, the Deutscher Kulturrat, has criticized the ban.”We are shocked and deeply concerned by the developments in the United States,” Olaf Zimmermann, the head of Germany’s association of cultural institutions, the Deutscher Kulturrat, said …

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Trump’s Muslim travel ban plunges airlines into chaos

Global airlines have been caught largely off guard by new US rules barring entry for people from seven Muslim-majority countries, upsetting carriers’ crew rosters and triggering fears for the industry’s business.The world’s largest long-haul carrier, Emirates, announced on Monday that it had made “necessary adjustments” to its crewing in order to comply with the latest …

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