Young business travellers prefer solo sightseeing, social workspaces and have better travel experience when they spend free time on their own

A new insight into the industry suggests that almost three in four (73%) of young professionals have a better travel experience when they spend free…..

Banishing business travel jet-lag could be worth billions in productivity, but how do we beat the travel blues?

Billions of dollars are spent on business travel each year so finding ways to banish jet-lag could be a major economic and productivity boon. Studies…..

While ‘retail is not dead, boring retail is,’ says Amadeus, as we reach the time to ‘rewire retail travel agencies’

The travel market is changing: technology and connectivity are transforming the industry. In an era where consumers are seeking the best customer experience possible, the…..

A ‘raft of uncertainties’ could put a damper on travel pricing in 2020, predicts latest CWT and GBTA global travel forecast

After posting sharp rises in 2019, prices in the global travel industry are likely to slow in 2020, with flights rising a modest +1.2%, hotels…..

Avis Budget Group partners with Otonomo to unlock the potential of its connected car data

Mobility solutions provider Avis Budget Group has entered into a partnership with Israeli start-up Otonomo, an automotive data services platform, to unlock new avenues for…..

Finding the right product on the travellers’ first search – Next Generation Storefront capability aims to deliver richer shopping experience

While price will always be a driver for any purchase, air travellers are increasingly looking for the itinerary that offers the best value, and with…..

Cathay Pacific urges premium passengers out of Shanghai to ‘arrive early, rest and recharge in the welcoming atmosphere of comfort’ at its new airline lounge

Asian carrier Cathay Pacific reopened its newly renovated Shanghai Pudong lounge on 18-Jul-2019 marking the introduction of the airline’s new design concept to the mainland…..

Melbourne and Sydney set for modest hotel rate rises, but strong pipeline could see Brisbane and Perth levels slip

The recently released ‘The Hotel Monitor 2020’, from the Global Business Consulting team at American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) showed an expected steady growth…..

Hotel prices in most key cities will experience only ‘modest rises’ in 2020 with room rates set to remain ‘stagnant’ as increasing supply and trade tensions hit market

Hotel prices in most key cities will experience “only modest rises” in 2020, according to the recently published The Hotel Monitor 2020 from American Express…..

TravelPerk’s new booking cancellation tool brings flexible solution to forced or voluntary changes to travel plans

European online travel management platform, TravelPerk has launched FlexiPerk, a new product that gives business travellers unprecedented flexibility to cancel and get a refund on…..

Battle for Boston – Delta and JetBlue race towards 200 daily departures at Logan International

Delta Air Lines has made no secret about its ambitions in Boston during the past few years. The airline has been working to build up…..