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Discover Canada’s National Parks with Avenza Maps

Discover Canada’s National Parks with Avenza Maps As Canada's parks system celebrates the country’s 150th birthday with free admission to all parks this year, seasoned outdoor adventurers, weekend warriors and daytrippers alike are venturing into Canada’s wilderness. As travellers prepare for upcoming excursions, Toronto-based Avenza... more ›
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Amadeus Introduces Productivity Tracker for Agencies

Amadeus Introduces Productivity Tracker for Agencies Amadeus is helping agencies track their performance with Productivity Tracker, the latest solution in the Amadeus Agency Insight suite. According to officials, one of the biggest challenges in today's marketplace is trying to improve performance and getting the right information at the right... more ›
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Amadeus Locks It In With FLYR

Start-Up Company Helps Travellers Lock In Air Prices

Amadeus Locks It In With FLYR Amadeus Ventures has invested in FLYR – a start-up firm that helps travellers lock-un the price of flight tickets before they book. When travellers search for fares through an OTA, metasearch site or airline website, FLYR's FareKeep gives them the option to hold a specific fare and protect... more ›
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Map App For Canada’s Parks

Map App For Canada’s Parks As Canada's parks system celebrates the country’s 150th birthday with free admission to all parks in 2017, seasoned outdoor adventurers, weekend warriors and day-trippers alike are venturing into Canada’s wilderness. And as travellers prepare for upcoming excursions, Toronto-based Avenza... more ›
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Virtually Scotland

Virtually Scotland Travellers from across the world can now instantly walk through the prehistoric village of Skara Brae in Orkney, soar over Edinburgh Castle like a bird, journey into the depths of The Hollow Mountain of Ben Cruachan and experience the Northern Lights – all from the comfort of their own home... more ›
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Amadeus, Finnair, Skyscanner Join Forces

Amadeus, Finnair, Skyscanner Join Forces Amadeus has partnered with Finnair and Skyscanner to allow travellers purchasing Finnair flights from Skyscanner to complete their purchase without leaving the Skyscanner platform, offering a seamless process from search to booking. Finnair is working with Amadeus to launch a new solution,... more ›
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Travelport, Emirates Extend Partnership

Travelport, Emirates Extend Partnership Travelport and Emirates have today announced the ability to select and pay for seats in advance according to the Emirates Fare Brand chosen - available for the first time to book on Travelport's Travel Commerce Platform. The launch of advanced paid seating options for certain economy fares... more ›
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Mastercard Teams Up With Canada Post

Mastercard Teams Up With Canada Post Mastercard and Canada Post – along with collaboration from Payment Source Inc. and Peoples Trust Company – have launched Cash Passport, the latest payment solution for smart and simple travel. The contactless (tap) card, which allows you to load up to seven currencies at a time, is a... more ›
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Content Is The New Travel Currency

TripXpertz Launches New Approach To Online Travel Selling

Content Is The New Travel Currency   “Content,” observes Brad Miron, “is the new travel currency.” Miron, the founder & CEO of TripXpertz, sat down with Canadian Travel Press recently to talk about the launch of TripXpertz, which he described as a virtual agency website network of “destinational-focused... more ›
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Long Term, Full Content

Travelport, Air Canada Sign New Deal

Long Term, Full Content Long-time partners, Travelport and Air Canada have signed a new, long-term, full content agreement that establishes a framework for ongoing merchandising, branding, and technology collaboration between the two travel industry leaders. The new deal will see Travelport-connected agencies in... more ›
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