Thailand ranked number one on the Global COVID-19 Recovery Index

Thailand has ranked number one in the world out of 184 countries for its ongoing COVID-19 recovery effort, according to the Global COVID-19 Index (GCI).Published on 28 July, Thailand received an index score of 82.06, putting it on top of the global chart as an example of best practices in tackling the ongoing global pandemic.   Source: TravelandTourWorld

Washington tourism rebranding gets complicated by COVID-19!

The state economic shutdown in regards to the COVID-19 has only made the efforts by the Washington Tourism Marketing Authority even more complex to endorse the travel industry – mainly the struggling rural counties. Work continues within the destination marketing organization to rebrand Washington as a tourist destination, though the pandemic may ultimately change where and how tourists travel.   Source: TravelandTourWorld