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COVID-19 Puts 50 Million Travel And Tourism Jobs At Risk

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Posted on March 18, 2020
Travel plans have been cancelled by many out of fear. (Photo by Pexel user Asad Photo Maldives)

Travel plans have been cancelled by many out of fear. (Photo by Pexel user Asad Photo Maldives)

Figures from the World Travel & Tourism Council, which represents the global travel and tourism private sector, show that global travel could decline by up to 25% in 2020. This equals the loss of three months of global travel. It could lead to a corresponding reduction in jobs of between 12% and 14%.

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