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Trump Travel Ban Upends Meetings, Event Industry

The recent order from U.S. president Donald Trump banning travel to the United States from seven predominately Muslim nations has roiled the events and meetings industry. 

The recent order from U.S. president Donald Trump banning travel to the United States from seven predominately Muslim nations has roiled the events and meetings industry. Our sister publications group, MeetingsNet, takes a look at the issues:

Five days after the executive order on immigration caused chaos for many travelers coming to the United States, as well as those passing through on connecting flights, the greater implications of travel limits to certain nationals and uncertainty for others are becoming clear to the meetings industry. After some organizations released statements about the order, others are now expressing concern over potential short- and long-term effects … MeetingsNet

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