The world is starting to open up as countries ease lockdowns – a positive move, but the change still remains negligible against a backdrop of travel restrictions

The world is slowly opening up again, new research from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) indicates, with destinations cautiously easing travel restrictions introduced in response…..

The Covid-19 pandemic will accelerate innovation and digital transformation projects in the majority of businesses with increased industry collaboration an upshot of the crisis

As airlines, airports and their air transport sector partners continue to plot the industry’s recovery from the Covid-19 crisis, a focus on innovation, and investment…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the first of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Ascott plans…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: flyadeal

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Is a move to later travel booking a new trend or simply a symptom of the current environment?

We are seeing a clear move to later travel booking, but right now it is unclear if that is a new trend or simply a…..

The A-Z of travel – an alphabet miscellany

There have been lots of letters bandied about since Covid-19 arrived as economists attempt to predict the shape of our recovery. Is it a ‘V’,…..

Industry Intelligence – catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis insights

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Hertz’s bankruptcy protection filing sees it become one of the world’s highest-profile corporate defaults, but it had been falling behind rivals for some time

The coronavirus has been “the proverbial tide going out, exposing who’s swimming naked,” said the Wall Street Journal in a story highlighting the bankruptcy protection…..

Loyalty reboot 2020 – with fewer people travelling companies are going to need to offer plenty of incentives to keep them loyal

The traveller landscape has changed and corporate traveller preferences are also expected to be different in the ‘new normal’. But what will that mean for…..

CHECK OUT! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Marriott: COVID-19…..