IndiGo and VietJet become first airlines to offer services between India and Vietnam; convenience of nonstop flights are sure to catch the corporate eye

Nonstop services will soon finally be available in the Vietnam-India market as IndiGo and VietJet both launch flights between the two countries. Vietnam-India is a…..

Travelport, IBM and BCD Travel team up to develop blockchain solution for hotel commission reconciliation process

Travel industry technology specialist Travelport has confirmed it is working with IBM Services and leading travel management company BCD Travel on the development of a…..

Understanding differing regional traveller sentiment profiles is an important step in creating the right approaches to boost traveller experience

The recently unveiled GBTA Business Traveller Sentiment Index, produced in partnership with RoomIt by CWT, provides many insights into how business travellers feel about their…..

Advantage Africa – an update on latest travel developments across the Continent

Is the African market finally ready to fulfil its full potential? Will a new more open approach to air connectivity finally open the door to…..

Singapore Airlines achieves 100% lie-flat target for Australia and New Zealand markets

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has set a 1-Nov-2019 date for transitioning to an all lie-flat operation in Australia and New Zealand, providing a consistent business class…..

United’s new club in Raleigh Durham could serve as a blueprint for other mid-sized airports

United Airlines has opened a new lounge at Raleigh-Durham International airport, and if the airline’s effort to cater to corporate travellers in mid-sized spoke airport…..

The size of the bleisure market proves hard to define as it emerges almost two-thirds of travellers are secretly extending business trips for pleasure

A new survey from La Quinta by Wyndham has found that the northern hemisphere summer is proving a popular time for bleisure travel, the activity…..

Copenhagen airport has lofty long-haul ambitions and is not afraid to steal long haul routes from rivals to feed its own hub

Copenhagen Airports’ CEO Thomas Woldbye recently said the company aims to attract “even more long haul routes” to draw passengers from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany,…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Radisson promises ‘unforgettable…..

Amadeus reveals the five advancements that are shaping the future online travel landscape in Asia Pacific

In today’s fast-paced digital environment, online travel players are facing pressure from multiple fronts – from travellers, to suppliers, to new players – underlining the…..