Daily News Brief – June 29, 2020

Homeland Security to Reopen Travelers’ Global Entry Enrollment Centers July 6, with COVID-19 Changes

The Global Entry program, which has been shut down since March 19 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, will open enrollment centers again starting July 6, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency under Homeland Security announced Friday. Continue Reading >>


COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus Updates: COVID-19 Global Death Toll Passes 500,000; over 10 Million Cases (KING5)

Health Secretary: ‘Window Is Closing’ To Stop Coronavirus as US Cases Pass 2.5m (THE GUARDIAN)

IATA Proposes Alternatives to Quarantine (4HOTELIERS)

European Union Narrows Border List, United States Unlikely to Make the Cut (USA TODAY)

UK Will Not Require Visitors from Low-Risk Countries to Quarantine (SKIFT)

Singapore, Malaysia to Set Up ‘Reciprocal Green Lane’ for Essential Business Travel (BUSINESS TRAVELLER)

More Helpful Articles/Links:


Industry Spotlight

Post and Search Business Travel Jobs via GBTA Career Center

Search jobs, post your resume and access resources to help your job search including a complimentary resume review and job search resource center. If you are an employer, there are opportunities to post your job description and access thousands of qualified business travel professionals.

View Now >>


Professional Development

GBTA Academy
Personal Development Tutorials

GBTA has partnered with key industry organizations and businesses to help professionals develop new skills in areas such as business, communications, and leadership. Recordings include:

  • Communications in the Time of Coronavirus: Lessons for Leaders
  • Everything I Know About Operations I Can Use to Explain the COVID-19 Crisis

Learn More >>

In Partnership with University of Virginia Darden School of Business


Job Spotlight
Director, Account Management (Hospitality Sales)
Bedford, NH
Reporting to the Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), the Director of Account Management (AM) is a key player on the sales leadership team and is responsible for the customer satisfaction of the existing customer base, building and leading a cross-functional team of AMs, and growing existing customer revenue through contract renewals and sales of new products. Additional responsibilities include effective team leadership and account management, building trusted business relationships with customers, and exceeding assigned sales, revenue, and customer retention goals.

View Job >>

Post a Job >>

Trending Industry News


GBTA Honorary Membership – GBTA is committed to helping the business travel community stay connected during this challenging time. GBTA will provide business travel professionals who have been displaced due to the impact of coronavirus and the global pandemic a GBTA Honorary Membership. Apply for GBTA Honorary Membership >>

*This membership will be valid for 12 months or until finding employment.


WorldAware Intelligence Brief

China – Officials Continue Movement, Gathering Restrictions in Beijing

Greece – Country to Reopen All Airports, Some Sea and Land Entry Points

Italy – USB Union Calls for Nationwide Health Workers’ Strike and Protest in Rome

Norway – Authorities to Lift Further International Travel Restrictions

Qatar – Authorities to Begin Phase 2 of Easing Lockdown

United State – Severe Weather and Possible Flooding Forecast Across Central and Northern Regions


Was this email forwarded to you? Please sign up to receive GBTA emails.

Not a Member? Join Today!

Advertise | Post a Job

Global Business Travel Association
1101 King Street, Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA
phone: +1 703 684 0836 | web: gbta.org

Update your GBTA email preferences
Copyright © 2020, All rights reserved.