Breaking Travel News

  • BreakingFocus: Breaking Travel News investigates: The rebirth of Delta Air Lines
    Delta Air Lines has reinvented itself over the past decade, emerging from bankruptcy to become the preeminent American carrier. Poised to begin the next phase of its evolution with the introduction of the Airbus A350, Breaking Travel News editor Chri…
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 2:36pm -
  • BreakingNews: London to welcome first ever halloumi-themed restaurant in November
    This November, for one week only, Londoners will be able to say ‘Hallou-mi!’ to the latest pop-up restaurant with halloumi in every course on the menu. This exciting new venture has been launched by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation as a w…
    - 9 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 10:31am -
  • BreakingNews: Egypt makes fresh play for UK tourists
    The Egyptian State Tourist Authority is to launch a new UK campaign to capitalise on renewed and growing interest in the destination. With summer over and travellers on the hunt for winter sun bargains, it is the optimum period for Egypt to remind tr…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:58am -
  • BreakingNews: Avis Budget Group expands IAG partnership
    Avis Budget Group and International Airlines Group have renewed and expanded their global partnership. As part of the exclusive multi-year deal, Avis Car Rental and Budget Car Rental will be the only car rental brands available for booking through Br…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:51am -
  • BreakingNews: Ryanair reaches eDreams settlement with Google
    Ryanair, Google, and eDreams have reached a settlement to end legal proceedings between the three parties which have been on-going since 2015. Ryanair’s Irish High Court proceedings against both Google and eDreams concerned eDreams’ onl…
    - 11 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:33am -
  • BreakingNews: Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts continues to expand in Oman with Muscat property
    Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts’ Oman expansion strategy is gathering pace with the company revealing plans to operate its third property in the sultanate’s capital, Muscat.
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:28am -
  • BreakingNews: VistEngland launch new accessibility website
    VisitEngland and VisitScotland are launching a website for tourism businesses to produce accessibility guides. The guides are a new way for tourism operators to increase business, by providing potential visitors with important accessibility informati…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:23am -
  • BreakingNews: The Trafalgar St. James opens to guests in London
    After a star-studded launch party, The Trafalgar St. James is officially open. Located in the heart of London, this iconic Trafalgar Square hotel has undergone a complete transformation and is set to be one of the hottest hotels in the capital, with…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:17am -
  • BreakingNews: Four Seasons expands in Saudi Arabia with Mecca property
    Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts and Jabal Omar Development Company, a leading developer in the Middle East, have announced plans for a new hotel in the holy city of Mecca. The property will form part of the Jabal Omar integrated real estate development…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:15am -
  • BreakingNews: Raffles Europejski Warsaw to open in early 2018
    Early 2018, Raffles Europejski Warsaw will open its doors to begin a new chapter in an extraordinary history which spans 160 years.
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:13am -
  • BreakingNews: Convention Centre Dublin competes for global title
    The Convention Centre Dublin has won 35 awards for different aspects of its business since opening just seven years ago, and most recently was named Europe’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2017 at the World Travel Awards. Following this…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:03am -
  • News: Boeing to build new maintenance hanger at Gatwick Airport
    Boeing’s proposed plan with Gatwick Airport to build a new aircraft hangar has been granted permission to go ahead by Crawley borough council, with full works scheduled to commence later this year.
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:55am -
  • News: Ascott acquires freehold in Silicon Valley
    The Ascott is investing S$81.5 million to acquire and refurbish The Domain Hotel, a freehold hotel in Silicon Valley, California, in a move designed to capture the fast-growing demand from global technology companies and multinational corporations.…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:48am -
  • News: Iberia to launch Madrid-San Francisco route as restructuring pays dividends
    The restructuring efforts undertaken by Iberia in recent years, under what the carrier terms Plan de Futuro, are now yielding their fruits. In the latest sign of development, the Spanish airline is beginning to launch new routes and reinforce its net…
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:40am -
  • News: Amadeus: Blockchain has power to revolutionise travel
    Amadeus has argued the blockchain has tremendous promise to change the way we can ‘exchange value’ digitally in a new report.
    - 12 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:35am -

Business Travel News

  • BreakingUnited Makes Changes to PassPlus Program to Grow Enrollment
    United Airlines hopes to increase participation among small and midmarket travel programs in the prepaid program. Among changes that began in September, companies can use PassPlus with a United corporate contract, as opposed to choosing one or the ot…
    - 16 mins ago, 20 Oct 17, 8:15pm -
  • BreakingAccorHotels Bolstered by New Businesses in Q3
    AccorHotels reported positive revenue growth during the third quarter, up 6.4 percent year over year to 504 million euros.
    - 4 mins ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:55pm -
  • BreakingIHG Sees Mild Growth in Americas in Q3
    InterContinental Hotels Group reported tepid growth in both average daily rate and occupancy in the Americas during the third quarter.
    - 49 mins ago, 20 Oct 17, 7:10pm -
  • BreakingU.S. Airline On-Time Performance Declined in August
    Flight delays and cancellations rose year over year for U.S. carriers in August, but carriers showed improvement in baggage handling, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. They got 77.1 percent of flights to the gate within 15 minutes o…
    - 3 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 5:15pm -
  • BreakingKimpton & IHG Loyalty Programs Will Merge
    InterContinental Hotels Group in early 2018 will combine its IHG Rewards Club program with Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants' Kimpton Karma Rewards program to create a unified loyalty platform with a single reward point system.
    - 6 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 2:20pm -
  • Google Parent Company Invests in Lyft
    Lyft has raised $1 billion in a financing round led by CapitalG, the growth investment fund of Google parent company Alphabet. The financing brings Lyft's total valuation to $11 billion. CapitalG partner David Lawee also will join Lyft's board.
    - 20 hours ago, 19 Oct 17, 11:35pm -
  • Latam Adds New Destinations in U.S. & Europe
    In 2018, Latam will add service from Sao Paulo to Boston, Lisbon and Rome. The service to Boston and Lisbon will begin in the middle of the year, each pending regulatory approval. Service to Rome will begin March 13 with three weekly round-trip fligh…
    - 21 hours ago, 19 Oct 17, 11:20pm -
  • Hurricanes Deal $185 Million Blow to United in Q3
    United Airlines' passenger revenue declined 0.9 percent year over year to $8.5 billion in the third quarter as the carrier took a $185 million income hit from hurricane-related flight cancellations. The carrier cancelled about 8,300 flights in southe…
    - 22 hours ago, 19 Oct 17, 9:45pm -
  • JetBlue Launches New Distribution Strategy
    JetBlue is pulling content from a dozen "lower-yield" online travel agencies as part of a new cost-cutting online distribution strategy focused on direct bookings. The affected agencies are largely leisure-focused sites, and the list does not include…
    - 23 hours ago, 19 Oct 17, 9:00pm -
  • Amex GCS Q3 Billings Rose 10 Percent YOY
    Card-billed business for American Express Global Commercial Services, the division that houses corporate cards, increased 10 percent year over year in the third quarter to $109.7 billion, thanks to higher cardholder spending. For the nine months endi…
    - 23 hours ago, 19 Oct 17, 9:00pm -
  • Gett Users Soon Will Be Able to Book Carey International Cars
    In a few weeks, users of U.K.-based Gett's ride-hailing app will be able to book Carey International black car services through the app and Gett's One Transport platform, according to a Carey spokesperson. Carey International operates in more than 1,…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Oct 17, 3:00pm -
  • Squeri Will Replace Chenault as Amex CEO
    After 37 years with American Express, president and CEO Ken Chenault will retire in February. Stephen Squeri, currently group president of Global Corporate Services, will replace him. We're starting a new chapter from a position of strength," Chenaul…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 10:45pm -
  • AccorHotels Goes Live on TripLink
    AccorHotels has gone live on Concur TripLink, which means that customers who link their Concur and AccorHotels Le Club loyalty program accounts can access company-negotiated rates when they book on Accor's website. The booking also prepopulates into…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 10:40pm -
  • Coupa Acquires Fraud-Detection Company
    Spend management company Coupa has acquired fraud-detection company Deep Relevance, which uses artificial intelligence-based behavior analytics to help companies identify inflated expense claims, duplicate expenses, personal expenses, fake vendors, f…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 10:15pm -
  • Another Travel Ban, Another Restraining Order
    The court system remains busy with challenges to President Donald Trump's attempts to block certain travelers from entering the U.S. Federal district courts in Hawaii and Maryland have issued restraining orders to block the third version of Trump's t…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Oct 17, 2:25am -
  • Hess Joins WIN
    Utah-based Hess Corporate Travel has joined Worldwide Independent Travel, a network of more than 6,000 travel management companies in 70 countries. Hess joins New Haven, Conn.'s WorldTek and Worldview Travel?which has offices in Toronto and Roanoke,…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 9:00pm -
  • Delta Adds Auto Check-In
    Delta now automatically checks passengers into their domestic flights 24 hours before departure. Delta will send travelers an email or push alert notifying them their boarding pass is ready. Passengers then acknowledge the government mandate for rest…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 7:45pm -
  • Adelman Will Resell Deem Work Fource
    Adelman Travel Group will resell Deem's Work Fource corporate travel booking and management software as part of an expanded sales and marketing relationship between the two companies. Adelman was the first travel management company to deploy Deem's n…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 7:00pm -
  • Julie Coker Graham Will Co-Chair Meetings Mean Business Coalition
    The Meetings Mean Business Coalition advocacy group has appointed Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau president and CEO Julie Coker Graham as its next co-chair. She will join Meeting Professionals International president and CEO Paul Van Devent…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 10:55pm -
  • Amex Antitrust Case Heads to U.S. Supreme Court
    The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to review an antitrust case against American Express, following a June petition by 11 state attorneys general, according to the U.S. Supreme Court website. The court will hear arguments in early 2018 and rule by June…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 10:50pm -
  • STR: U.S. Hotel Pipeline Marked Almost 7 Percent YOY Growth in September
    The U.S. hotel pipeline for September was 6.6 percent greater than in September 2016, according to STR. Rooms reached 585,248 across 4,886 projects under contract, which includes projects in construction, final planning and planning stages. "The over…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 10:35pm -
  • Anvil Enables Travel Risk-Based Trip Approval
    Anvil's travel risk management system now gives travel programs the option to approve, reject or request changes to itineraries that take travelers to dangerous destinations. The approval process occurs post-booking.
    - 7 days ago, 13 Oct 17, 5:40pm -
  • Hyatt Reports Credit Card Breach
    Hyatt Hotels Corp. has notified its customers of a payment card breach that occurred at a number of its hotels between March 18 and July 2. The breach, Hyatt wrote in a letter on Thursday, impacts card numbers manually entered or swiped at the front…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 10:00pm -
  • AirPlus International Restructures Americas Management
    AirPlus International has appointed Diane Laschet head of Americas and Rebecca Kilby CEO and president of the U.S. and Canada. They jointly replace Yael Klein, who had held both roles since 2014 and is now chief marketing officer at the payment compa…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 6:55pm -
  • AccorHotels Will Buy Australia's Mantra Group
    AccorHotels will acquire Australian hotel and resort operator Mantra Group in a transaction that will significantly increase Accor's already strong presence in the country and in the Asia/Pacific region.
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 6:50pm -
  • Global Meetings Spend Will Stay Flat in 2018
    The American Express Meetings & Events 2018 forecast predicts minor regional spend variations, including a slight uptick in North America and a slight downturn in Asia/Pacific. Yet the sellers' market continues, so meeting owners will have to make bu…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 6:05pm -
  • Lufthansa Reaches Agreement for Airberlin Assets
    Lufthansa has reached an agreement with Airberlin to acquire a large portion of its assets, including leisure airline Niki and 20 additional aircraft, for ?210 million.
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 4:15pm -
  • Southwest Seeks Approval for Hawaii Service
    Southwest Airlines plans to start selling tickets to Hawaii next year. The carrier has not yet announced route plans and must receive authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration to serve Hawaii from the U.S. mainland. Southwest earlier thi…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 3:10pm -
  • Blacklane Adds Airport Concierge Services to Its Booking Platform
    Chauffeured service network Blacklane has acquired airport concierge platform Solve. Solve consolidates services like curbside meet-and-greets, expedited security and customs clearance, connecting-flight assistance and lounge access from more than 50…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 2:50pm -
  • Groupize Raises Funds
    Small meetings technology provider Groupize landed $3.25 million in Series A funding, led by Thayer Ventures. The investment follows an increased industry focus on simple meetings sourcing and booking solutions that deliver streamlined, integrated pr…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 12:00pm -
  • Delta's Q4 Corporate Travel Outlook Is Highest in Years
    Delta's total passenger revenue increased 3.6 percent year over year to $9.4 billion in the third quarter as the carrier reported the rosiest year-end corporate travel outlook it has seen in years.
    - 9 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 10:00pm -
  • Etouches Brings Zentila Integration to Market
    Event management software provider Etouches has added a Venue Sourcing offering to its platform. It uses the sourcing and booking technology Etouches gained when it acquired Zentila in June 2016. The integration contributes to Etouches' quest to offe…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 6:55pm -
  • Serko & Gullivers Travel Partner for Hotel Content
    Booking and expense tool Serko has formed a hotel content partnership with Gullivers Travel Associates that will grow Serko into "one of the single largest hotel metasearch platforms for corporate programs," according to the company. The deal provide…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 5:00pm -
  • Supreme Court Takes a Pass on Challenge to Trump Travel Ban 2.0
    The Supreme Court has dropped a challenge to U.S. President Donald Trump's second travel ban, issued in March. The case originated in a Maryland federal district court and survived an appeal in the Fourth Circuit Court. The Supreme Court was schedule…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 4:50pm -
  • Autodesk's Finch Finds Savings Outside His Comfort Zone
    When Autodesk director of global travel and meeting services Bruce Finch began to explore using Airbnb's corporate portal, "I went into it kicking and screaming," Finch said at an Association of Corporate Travel Executive conference in Tokyo. That at…
    - 10 days ago, 10 Oct 17, 9:10pm -
  • Lufthansa Will Work with Blockchain Travel Distribution Company
    Blockchain-based distribution platform Winding Tree will receive technological information from Lufthansa Group that will make it easier for Winding Tree to work with long-haul carriers. Additionally, Winding Tree will launch a token sale to establis…
    - 10 days ago, 10 Oct 17, 7:35pm -
  • How Some of the Major Hotel Companies Stack Up for AI
    Artificial intelligence software app company has ranked a number of major hotel companies on AI adoption versus stock value. "There are really three things you need to do AI well," said CEO Stephen Pratt. "One is an understanding…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Oct 17, 9:15pm -
  • Delta Topped On-Time Performance for September
    Delta for the second month in a row led major North American carriers in on-time performance in September, getting 89.1 percent of flights to the gate within 15 minutes of their scheduled arrival times, according to FlightStats. Frontier, United, Ala…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Oct 17, 7:15pm -
  • Turkey & U.S. Cut Off Visa Services in Diplomatic Row
    The U.S. and Turkey both have suspended visas for travel between the two countries. On Sunday, the U.S. Embassy in Ankara suspended all non-immigrant visa services, citing "recent events [that] have forced the United States government to reassess the…
    - 11 days ago, 9 Oct 17, 4:50pm -
  • Wheels Up Raises $117.5 Million for Expansion
    Private aviation company Wheels Up plans to expand its fleet and membership after completing a financing round that raised $117.5 million. It plans add to its fleet of Beechcraft King Air 350i aircraft and perhaps add Cessna Citation X aircraft to it…
    - 14 days ago, 6 Oct 17, 7:55pm -
  • Chrome River Pilots Tool to Examine ROI of Travel
    Chrome River has partnered with Salesforce to create Prosper, a tool that combines expense and customer relationship management data to give clients new expense functionality and insight into the return on the business travel investment. Chrome River…
    - 15 days ago, 6 Oct 17, 4:55am -
  • Rising Fares Might Slow Air Travel Demand Growth in 2017's Final Months
    Global air travel demand grew 7.2 percent year over year in August, pushing the global load factor near record levels for the month, according to the International Air Transport Association. Growth is likely to continue through the end of the year bu…
    - 15 days ago, 5 Oct 17, 5:25pm -
  • NYU Study Projects 2018 Corporate Hotel Rate Increases Will Be More Modest
    With the 2018 hotel RFP season underway for many in the corporate travel buying community, an analysis from New York University's Bjorn Hanson pegs the expected U.S. corporate rate increase for next year to be in the 2 percent to 3 .5 percent range.
    - 15 days ago, 5 Oct 17, 4:25pm -
  • Proske Event Management Company Joins Radius
    Proske?which focuses on live marketing for meetings and strategic meetings management and has offices in Munich, Frankfurt and Rosenheim, Germany, and in New York City?has joined Radius Travel. It's the first pure event management company to join the…
    - 16 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 10:00pm -
  • Mastercard Launches Fraud Early-Detection Tool for Issuers
    While it can take between six months or even as long as 18 months for a credit card breach to be detected, it takes nine minutes or less for a criminal to use stolen credit card data, Mastercard SVP of security standards and solutions Bruce Rutherfor…
    - 16 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 8:50pm -
  • AccorHotels Buys Parent of HCorpo and Teldar Travel
    AccorHotels will acquire France-based business travel solutions and distribution company Gekko Group.
    - 16 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 8:15pm -
  • Paul English on Lola's Debut for Business Travelers
    After working on Lola for the consumer market, Lola founder and CEO Paul English, who was founder and former chief technology officer of Kayak, pivoted this spring to a focus on unmanaged and lightly managed small and midmarket travelers. The hybrid…
    - 16 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 2:45pm -
  • TripActions Pulls In Content from Expedia & Priceline Subsidiaries
    Customers of corporate travel booking tool TripActions now can access inventory from Expedia and its subsidiary, as well as Priceline subsidiaries Agoda and TripActions already brings in content from Sabre and a limited Pricel…
    - 16 days ago, 4 Oct 17, 2:00pm -
  • AirPlus Launches Its Virtual Card in the U.S.
    After much delay, AirPlus International has launched its Mobile A.I.D.A. virtual card solution in the U.S., marking the 14th country to offer the product. CEO Patrick Diemer had told BTN the delay owed to U.S. regulations that required AirPlus to bec…
    - 17 days ago, 3 Oct 17, 10:45pm -
  • Deem Sells Back-Office Ground Transportation Tech
    Deem has sold its back-office car service system Voyageur to ground transportation technology company GroundWidgets. GroundWidgets plans to move acquired Voyageur customers "seamlessly ? to our flagship product, SantaCruz, or one of our other cloud-b…
    - 17 days ago, 3 Oct 17, 9:05pm -
  • OneJet Will Establish Second Operating Base in Milwaukee
    Regional air transportation network OneJet is adding Milwaukee's General Mitchell International Airport as its second operating base. OneJet already operates twice-weekly service between Milwaukee and Pittsburgh, its first operating base. On Nov. 1 i…
    - 17 days ago, 3 Oct 17, 9:00pm -
  • Delta Simplifies Joint Contracting
    Delta is making it simpler to add joint-contract carrier partners to Delta agreements. Building on Delta's simplified national sales agreements, the new "scalable structure" for global and multinational corporate sales contracts consolidates pricing…
    - 18 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 11:25pm -
  • Monarch Collapse Strands 110,000 Passengers
    U.K.-based Monarch Airlines has ceased operations, filing for insolvency on Monday morning. The carrier estimates 110,000 passengers are stranded abroad as a result of the cancellations, and the U.K. Civil Aviation Authority is coordinating to get th…
    - 18 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 10:00pm -
  • Promising Q4 Outlook for North American Hotels
    The outlook for the North American hotel industry is looking up for the fourth quarter, according to TravelClick. Overall bookings for those three months are up 3.8 percent from this same time last year, and average daily rate is up 1 percent. "Over…
    - 18 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 9:55pm -
  • TripLink Goes Live on United Airlines App
    The United Airlines/Concur TripLink capability now extends to the airline's mobile app. Customers who have linked their TripLink and United frequent-flyer accounts can access the same company-negotiated rates on United's app as on the airline's websi…
    - 18 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 5:25pm -
  • SpotHero for Business Wins BTN Group 2017 Innovator Award
    SpotHero for Business walked away with The BTN Group's 2017 Business Travel Innovator Award during the fourth annual Innovate Conference produced by the publishers of Business Travel News, Travel Procurement and The Beat.
    - 19 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 7:05am -
  • DoubleDutch Acquires Eventgrid & Names New CEO
    Mobile event app provider DoubleDutch has acquired meetings and event registration and management technology Eventgrid for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition marks a major strategy change as DoubleDutch fully enters the event management space, ma…
    - 19 days ago, 2 Oct 17, 6:45am -
  • Airbnb Bookings Feed into Travel Risk Manager Anvil
    Airbnb bookings now flow directly into travel risk management provider Anvil's Employee Travel Monitoring System. "Corporate travelers and those booking travel on their behalf are busy people and do not want to be bogged down by excessive form fillin…
    - 19 days ago, 1 Oct 17, 5:00pm -
  • Casto Travel Introduces AI Travel Assistant
    Following the announcement of their partnership in July, Casto Travel and artificial intelligence-powered corporate travel platform startup Mezi have launched the Marco mobile travel assistant. The name, according to Casto Travel president Marc Cast…
    - 21 days ago, 29 Sep 17, 12:25pm -
  • Pi Travel Rebrands to PredictX
    Managed travel has been a laggard in the business intelligence space. Pi has had the advantage of working in other sectors that have complex data, industries like retail and healthcare. That has informed how it supports business travel data analysis.…
    - 21 days ago, 29 Sep 17, 10:45am -
  • Former Heathrow CEO Will Take Charge at Etihad
    Etihad Aviation Group has named U.K. Ministry of Defence executive Tony Douglas as CEO, effective January 2018. Douglas is CEO of the ministry's defense equipment procurement department, and he formerly was CEO of London's Heathrow Airport. In the Un…
    - 22 days ago, 28 Sep 17, 3:25pm -
  • AirPlus Pilots Biometric Corporate Card
    Payments provider AirPlus is testing a biometric corporate card for which users can use a fingerprint rather than a PIN at checkout, AirPlus head of research and development Uli Danz told BTN. The product is supplied by Swedish biometrics company Fin…
    - 22 days ago, 28 Sep 17, 2:05pm -
  • Gant Launches Second Vcard Solution, Enables Bitcoin
    Following the launch of Gant Strategic Pay earlier this year, Gant Travel has launched a second virtual card solution, GantCoin, for hotel bookings. The solution links to a company corporate card, eliminating the need to open an additional bank accou…
    - 23 days ago, 28 Sep 17, 2:20am -
  • GDPR: Is Your Meetings Data Governance Ready?
    The European Union?s General Data Protection Regulation will expand the role of data governance for corporate travel management and for meetings and events management. Preparations need to happen now to be compliant by May 25, 2018, when penalties?up…
    - 23 days ago, 27 Sep 17, 10:25pm -
  • WestJet Will Launch Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier in 2018
    WestJet next year will launch an ultra-low-cost carrier, Swoop. The Calgary-based carrier will offer base fares for a seat only. Snacks, checked bags and in-flight entertainment will be available at an extra cost. "To make the ULCC model work, we've…
    - 23 days ago, 27 Sep 17, 6:30pm -

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