New PCR testing procedures for all travellers flying on Etihad Airways flights to Abu Dhabi

Effective 1 August, all travellers flying Etihad Airways from around the world to Abu Dhabi, and those transferring via Abu Dhabi onto other flights, will be required to show a negative COVID-19 PCR test result from a list of approved testing facilities listed on, alongside their ICA approval if Abu Dhabi is their end destination. […]

Tourists to Dubai assured of safe visits and smooth travel

As travellers mull over their summer vacation plans, Emirates and Dubai is sending out the clear message that tourists are welcome to enjoy the city’s many attractions, with various measures put in place for safe visits and smooth travels. Tourists can easily apply for visas in advance, or get their visa stamped on arrival if […]

UIF TERS webinar FAQs

This FAQ is largely based on the questions submitted during our latest webinar on 22 July 2020. In this webinar, ASATA and its legal counsel, Novation Consulting, and FvT HR Consulting addressed some of the most pressing queries around the uncertainties relating to UIF and TERS. If you missed the webinar or if you would […]

What can you expect from ASATA’s Travel Summit?

What can you expect from ASATA’s Travel Summit? 1

Deeply disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, travel businesses today are faced with changing consumer habits and massive shifts in the value chain. To overcome these challenges and be successful once again, it is time to reimagine the future and prepare for new beginnings. ASATA is hosting its Travel Summit, taking place from 12th  to 14th […]