Welcome to the 9th edition of BirdWatch - our regular newsletter to keep US businesses informed on the latest developments in Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.
Many businesses in the travel and tourism industry have come to an uncertain halt in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Focus of this edition addresses some of the big questions facing the future of the hospitality industry, and lessons that can be learned from across the globe. Our other Updates include a Foreign Direct Investment briefing for South East Asia and the Pacific Region, business re-opening guidelines across Europe, managing staff data in mainland China, legal and ethical considerations for retailers in Singapore during COVID-19, updates on the forthcoming European Commission Digital Services Act and the latest UK tax measures. Our Upcoming Events include a webinar on managing supply chain risks and drafting contracts in a post COVID-19 world.