Comment: Tourism can take off due to relaxation of US travel ban
Recovery cannot be taken for granted and is dependent on pro-tourism and pro-aviation policies from government
Comment: Hope at last for tourism industry which still needs ongoing support
Micheál Martin’s announcement was welcome but questions remain, such as how long will Mandatory Hotel Quarantine be kept in place and is there a successor to the flop that was the Stay and Spend Scheme?
Comment: Government must state how and when international travel can resume
The lack of a commitment on the return of aviation is worrying for tourism and for the broader economy
Comment: Our tourism sector faces disaster without more government help
The industry is facing up to 200,000 job losses over the next 12 months unless the government changes tack on its travel policy – comprehensive testing of passengers could be the way forward