New Corporate Travel Community takes off in Asia

We are delighted to announce the launch of a vital new organisation for the corporate travel industry: The Corporate Travel Community (CTC). Headed by Dr…..

Around a third of UK travellers prefer apartments over hotels for longer-term stays to help beat the away from home blues

Homesickness and unhealthy lifestyles are turning corporates against traditional business travel accommodation options and increasingly towards furnished apartment options, new UK research has found. For…..

Qantas sees its share of corporate travel revenue hit its highest level in three years as Group reports continued revenue growth in 3Q2019

Australia’s flag carrier Qantas has seen its overall market share of corporate travel revenue increase by 2.5 percentage points in 3Q2019 to its highest level…..

United Airlines and Expedia: A severing of ties or a prolonged tiff?

United Airlines appears to be ratcheting up rhetoric against Expedia in the latest US airline salvo against extracting better terms with third party sellers. But…..

Britain remained hot for corporate travel hotel bookings in 2018, but will that strong demand remain during a current year of ongoing political uncertainty?

Advantage Travel Partnership, one of the UK’s largest independent travel agent and travel management companies, revealed that hotel occupancy levels across the UK regional capitals…..

While others lower their 1Q2019 unit revenue forecasts, Delta remains more upbeat due to solid corporate demand

US major Delta Air Lines is maintaining a reasonably solid outlook on demand, especially among corporate travellers. However, the airline admits leisure demand is somewhat…..

Indonesia-China market loses business class option

Premium options for corporate customers travelling between Indonesia and Greater China will be limited this summer as Garuda Indonesia deploys all-economy aircraft. Indonesia’s flag carrier…..

Millennium Hotels & Resorts launches Millennium for Business corporate bookings product, a fresh take on its former Business Direct offering

Millennium Hotels & Resorts has launched a brand-new corporate bookings product, Millennium for Business, created for small- and medium-sized businesses. A fresh approach to its…..

Brisbane’s premium economy blow for corporates flying to and from Asia

Premium economy options for corporates based in Brisbane have dwindled as Singapore Airlines (SIA) has transitioned two of its four daily flights on Singapore–Brisbane-Singapore from…..

Corporate Update: Cathay Pacific will not follow Singapore Airlines in offering lie flat product on all flights

The Cathay Pacific Group has opted not to follow rival Singapore Airlines (SIA) in upgrading its regional business class product to lie flat. Cathay Pacific…..

Addressing the corporate and business travel markets more effectively – there are few more valuable segments

There are few more valuable market segments than the repeat travellers in corporate programmes and SMEs. Yet airlines have mostly failed to capitalise fully on…..