Cruise losses in the billions

by on March 30, 2020 0

Cruise traffic has stopped completely. As a result, Norwegian ports miss out on almost four million visits – with similar financial consequences for local tourism operators.

It’s been two weeks since the last cruise ship docked in Norway. When it comes next, nobody knows. Border control during the corona epidemic makes it practically impossible for...

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Travel industry in emergency money shortage

by on March 26, 2020 0

Corona-canceled travel means that the Norwegian travel industry owes its customers a considerable amount. The deadline for payment within 14 days is not possible without government assistance.

The Corona measures have meant that the travel industry has stopped completely.

– In case of cancellation, the customer will have a full refund and the money back in...

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Sweden, tourism is worst hit by corona

by on March 22, 2020 0

The hospitality industry and tourism industry are drastically affected as travel decreases and events are canceled. We do not know exactly how the downturn will affect various municipalities and workplaces, but statistics from Statistics Sweden show where we are being hit the hardest.

Charlotta Mellander is a professor of economics and researches regional development, cities...

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