Coronavirus: Corporate demand had always rebounded after previous travel slumps, but new sustainability strategies mean there is now a new path

Just as cashflow is the lifeblood of any business, corporate travel is the foundation of the travel and tourism sector. It will always remain a…..

Coronavirus: For a long time airlines have frowned on the freight sector, but right now it is a vital partner in the global fight against COVID-19

More and more aircraft around the world are being grounded as airlines reduce their flight schedules to meet the massive reduction in demand. But, while…..

Businesses are boosting online services, but their digital transformations may be delayed because of COVID-19

Before COVID-19 hit us, airlines had been increasingly flirting with the idea of digital transformation. Head of Transformation was a new role popping up at…..

Coronavirus: We are in an unprecedented situation as the ‘best estimates’ for COVID-19 have been ‘overtaken by the changing reality’

UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) secretary general Zurab Pololikashvil describes the COVID-19 pandemic is an “unprecedented public health emergency” and what has already become an…..

Coronavirus: As we get set for months in the brace position, we need measures to safeguard the travel sector to prepare for its vital role in the recovery

Flybe has collapsed; the management of British Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways have warned of significant job losses and the need for immediate government support,…..

The global alliances join together with one voice in call on governments and stakeholders for extraordinary support for their member airlines

There have been growing suggestions that the global airlines alliances are a thing of the past and are no longer relevant in the changing airline…..

Face-to-face meetings remain a key part of business, but travel restrictions could help the acceptance rates of virtual conferences as an alternative

It is widely accepted that face-to-face meetings are – and will remain – a key part of business. Put simply, they allow for clearer communication……