The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP
The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP

Trip.com slashes salaries for chairman, CEO to zero and halves executives’ pay as Covid-19 outbreak delivers heavy blow to travel industry

  • Other executives will reduce their salary by as much as half, chief executive says in internal letter
  • Global tourism could suffer US$50 billion in income loss, UN agency estimates

Topic |   Tourism
The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP
The Colosseum will be closed following the government's new prevention measures on public gatherings in Rome on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Photo: AP
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