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ITB China 2020 is postponed

ITB China 2020, which was scheduled to take place from 13-15 May 2020 in Shanghai is being postponed due to the ongoing implications of the COVID-19 outbreak. The deferred show dates will be further announced by the show organizer. The decision is based on the current risk evaluation of the COVID-19 epidemic by local and […]Read More

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Message from Nevada Department of Health and Human Services | 2.11.20

Dear Nevada State Employees and Coworkers: You have most likely heard about the coronavirus in the media in recent weeks, as there is an ongoing epidemic of a novel strain of the virus currently centered in China. The virus is gradually spreading worldwide, and a growing number of countries a reporting cases among travelers from […]Read More

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ADVISORY | Travelers from China Arriving in the United States

Source: CDC.gov To slow the spread of 2019 novel coronavirus into the United States, CDC is working with public health partners to implement new travel procedures announced in a Presidential Proclamation on Novel Coronavirus. In summary: Foreign nationals who have visited China in the past 14 days may not enter the United States. American citizens, […]Read More

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Coronavirus Update | 2.11.20 Live Press Conference from top CDC official

Dr. Anne Schuchat, a top official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is holding a press conference in Washington about the outbreak, which has killed more people than SARS. Schuchat, the principal deputy director of the CDC, is speaking at the National Press Club. Watch the live press conference here. — Will FeuerRead More

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Coronavirus: A three-week story or something longer?

Coronavirus: A three-week story or something longer? By Arnie Weissmann | Jan 31, 2020 U.S. Travel Association CEO Roger Dow said Friday it was too early to say whether coronavirus would end up being a three-week story or something longer. “The problem is, the numbers lag,” he said, making it difficult to assess impact quickly. “My […]Read More

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Coronavirus Update | Sales/Media Mission

Under the guidance from our in-country representative agency, as well as the tourism industry at large, Travel Nevada will be postponing our sales/media mission to China in May. We will be monitoring the situation and readdress our plans when the travel market is stabilized.Read More

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Coronavirus Update | 2.7.20 Information for Businesses

Source Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), February 2020 This interim guidance is based one what is currently known about the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will update this interim guidance as needed and as additional information becomes available. […]Read More

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Coronavirus Update | 2.4.20

On Tuesday, 2/4/2020 U.S. Travel hosted a call with its member organizations’ Washington representatives to provide an update on Chinese coronavirus. U.S. Travel has participated in calls with the White House’s presidential task force and has been in constant contact with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Disease Control […]Read More