ICC’s Secretary General John Denton discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the tourism sector on Bloomberg Daybreak Europe

Speaking to Bloomberg Radio’s Caroline Hepker and Roger Hearing, John Denton – Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) – discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the travel and tourism industries, particularly as fears of a second wave of the virus and tighter lockdown restrictions are threatening business continuity.

Denton explains that the travel industry has lost more than 120 million jobs around the world in this current crisis, with women making up more than half of those made unemployed and young people a third. He also elaborates on the need for teamwork among economies and globally consistent safety standards for passengers to revive the industry.

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