The event schedule will feature topical industry debates, a keynote speaker address, b2b workshops and an evening networking dinner
“These businesses will have earned no revenue since March and are unlikely to until the start of next year’s tourism season."
Addressing the House of Commons, 8 July, the chancellor unveiled a Jobs Retention Bonus, giving £1,000 to businesses who bring back employees from furlough
Tourism businesses, specifically tour operators and destination management companies, are at grave financial risk of collapse
The warning comes as the association releases its latest Business Barometer result
Joss Croft, CEO, UKinbound, has also called for the removal or deferment of VAT and PAYE payments
UKinbound has written to chancellor Rishi Sunak asking for an urgent Government intervention to protect the industry from effects of COVID-19
The loan scheme has been welcomed, but questions remain over the abolishment of business rates for some businesses
Joss Croft, CEO of UKinbound said: “This is a very stressful and worrying time for the UK tourism industry and travel and tourism worldwide."