18 November 2021
HOTREC welcomes the prolongment of the State aid Temporary Framework
Today the European Commission announced the extension of the State aid Temporary Framework until 30 June 2022. This decision will allow the Member States to extend their support schemes and ensure that businesses in need will not be suddenly cut off from the necessary aid.
18 October 2021
Travel and tourism stakeholders’ position on lifting unnecessary travel restrictions
Position paper: travel and tourism associations welcome the discussions which are currently taking place between Member States about the revision of Council Recommendations on travel restrictions.
20 September 2021
HOTREC position paper: 'A transition pathway for the hospitality sector'
Check out HOTREC's new position paper: "A transition pathway for the hospitality sector".
10 May 2021
Travel and Tourism stakeholders' position on Digital Green Certificate Trilogues & Council Recommendation on Travel Coordination
As travel and tourism associations, we welcome the proposal on a digital green certificate (DGC) to restore EU freedom of movement. We also see it as a useful tool to facilitate international mobility for leisure and other purposes, whilst containing the spread of COVID-19.
29 April 2021
Aviation, Travel & Tourism Sectors Applaud European Parliament Vote on “EU COVID-19 Certificates” – Setting Final Negotiations with European Commission and Council into Motion
Europe’s aviation, travel and tourism sectors fully welcome yesterday’s vote in the European Parliament on the EU’s proposed Digital Green Certificate Regulation, setting trilogue negotiations between the Parliament, the Council and the European Commission into motion.
27 April 2021
Major European Hospitality Industry stakeholders call for stronger focus by the EU Institutions on the sector's recovery
13 associations and trade unions representing the European hospitality industry and its value chain warmly welcome this week’s discussions at EU level on the survival of the sector.