More and more major events are threatened with postponements

Dusseldorf The stand construction at the exhibition center in Berlin was already in full swing. The world’s largest tourism fair ITB should start on Wednesday. Around 10,000 exhibitors from around 180 countries and 160,000 visitors were expected. But the fair will not open its gates: On Friday evening, the Messegesellschaft Berlin decided, after the public […]

ITB is canceled due to corona virus

Dusseldorf The travel fair ITB in Berlin is canceled due to the new corona virus. This was confirmed by a trade fair spokesman on Friday. Several representatives from politics and business had previously called for the cancellation in order not to expose visitors and stand employees to any risk of infection. The fair should open […]

ITB travel fair canceled due to coronavirus

It remains empty: the ITB trade fair has been canceled. Picture: AFP Due to the spread of the corona virus, the world’s largest travel trade fair, the ITB in Berlin, has been canceled. The decision was preceded by a hanging game, and numerous exhibitors had already turned away. 160,000 visitors were expected. Dhe largest travel […]

Ministry of Health for Cancellation of the Tourism Exchange – Economy

According to the Ministry, the Federal Ministry of Health is in Berlin because of the spread of the corona virus for a cancellation by the International Tourism Exchange (ITB). The news agency Reuters became a corresponding one in ministry circles on Friday image-Report confirmed. The ministry had drawn up a catalog of principles for the […]

FDP demands cancellation of travel fair due to corona virus

Berlin The FDP is calling for the International Tourism Exchange (ITB) to be canceled in Berlin next week in view of the new corona virus. “Public health is clearly a priority here, as regrettable as a cancellation by the ITB,” said Vice-President of the Liberals in the Bundestag, Michael Theurer, the Handelsblatt. Due to the […]

Bund is gearing up against Corona – Morning Briefing

Good morning dear readers, the number of Corona cases in Germany rises rapidly. Authorities reported 21 more infected people yesterday. In North Rhine-Westphalia alone there are around 1000 people in domestic quarantine, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said yesterday that the situation had “worsened significantly”. From the federal government’s point of view, various measures are conceivable […]

Coronavirus: A China booth at the ITB without Chinese?

city ​​breaks coronavirus A China booth at the ITB without Chinese? After Beijing banned its citizens from vacation packages abroad, no more delegations are allowed to leave the country. This has massive consequences for China’s presence at the world’s largest tourism fair in Berlin. Status: 10:36 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes China reports well […]