Consumer versus Travel industry. Part 2: Corporate travel – achieving a balance of cost and flexibility

A complaint to Australia’s competition watchdog could have an impact on corporate airline contracts, with the airlines’ fare rules under attack. Australian consumer advocacy group…..

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Tourism Australia releases US inbound market survey results Tourism Australia released (Jan-2017) its US tourism market overview. In 2015, the US was Australia’s fourth largest…..

Trump’s Executive Order causes more chaos and uncertainty for passengers and airlines

This last weekend wreaked significant disruption on thousands of people travelling into the United States, following President Trump’s ‘Executive Order on Protecting the Nation from…..

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Australian Government revises advice to US bound travellers Australia‘s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade updated (30-Jan-2017) its ‘smarttraveller’ website to reflect changes to entry…..

Consumer versus Travel Industry. CHOICE asks the ACCC to increase pressure and compliance. Part 1: An industry pushing the boundries

A complaint to Australia’s competition watchdog could have an impact on corporate airline contracts, with the airlines’ fare rules under attack. Australian consumer advocacy group…..

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Qantas CEO says it’s the right time to invest in international growth Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce said the carrier is “obviously going to be…..

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Record numbers at Australia Chinese New Year celebrations Tourism & Transport Forum Australia (TTF) stated (25-Jan-2017) an estimated 81,000 extra Chinese visitors are expected to visit Australia as…..

Corporates preparing for Travel ‘3.0’. Part 2: Mobile solutions on offer by technology providers and TMCs

The business travel environment continues to change rapidly. Experts believe the industry has entered a new era, characterised by technology and social networks. For corporates,…..

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James Hogan to step down as Etihad Aviation Group CEO Etihad Airways has announced (24-Jan-2017) that the Australian born CEO of its parent company Etihad…..

Corporates preparing for Travel ‘3.0’. Part 1: renewed focus on technology

The business travel environment continues to change rapidly. Experts believe the industry has entered a new era, characterised by technology and social networks. For corporates,…..