New American Express Singapore Airlines business credit card could prove particularly popular with growing SME sector  

American Express and Singapore Airlines (SIA) are aiming to take advantage of the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and their extensive travel plans…..

Business traveller experiences can impact corporate retention and turnover – both positively and negatively

Business traveller experiences can impact corporate retention and turnover, according to latest research from business travel and meetings trade organisation Global Business Travel Association (GBTA),…..

Inefficient travel management delivers USD12K cost per employee as survey finds ‘strong correlation’ between business travel and business success

Companies are seeing up to 15% productivity losses and a deficit of USD12,000 per employee each year due to outdated travel management, according to a…..

Yapta completes full release of its touchless hotel rebooking technology with automation offering potential for more than USD22 million in savings for the corporate travel industry

Air fare and hotel price tracking services provider Yapta has completed the full release of its automated hotel rebooking solution, bringing to market a touchless…..

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…..