In the third stage of the combined multinational ‘State of the Market’ survey by global TMC, FCM Travel Solutions, and SME-specialist business travel provider Corporate Traveller it was revealed that 50% of organizations have begun travelling again, but with stipulations.
Conducted by... more ›
TL Network Canada will be hosting two virtual events this fall. Early registration will open soon for each power-packed online interactive experience, which will be open for member advisors and allow them to interact with supplier partners, connect with peers and educate themselves about our... more ›
Travel agents attending an upcoming webinar by Riviera River Cruises will get a look at the company’s 2021 European river cruise season.
The webinar will highlight Riviera River Cruises’ newest itinerary, upgraded onboard amenities, expanded dining options, promotions and more.
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New Coalition Warns Of Widespread Bankruptcies Without Wage Subsidy
A newly formed coalition representing people with a stake in this country's ailing tourism trade is calling on Ottawa to extend the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy well into next year, warning that if the federal government goes ahead with its planned phase-out of the subsidy, widespread travel... more ›
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Advisors and employees of the Travel Agent Next Door (TTAND) just completed an 8-week FIT TRIP fitness challenge campaign that not only helped them keep in shape, it also raised funds for Pencils for Kids.
Flemming Friisdahl, founder of TTAND, said: “During these very tough times in the... more ›
Travel Courier Talks With Collette, Royal Irish, G Adventures And CIT Tours
Six months into the global pandemic, Travel Courier chats with Collette, Royal Irish Tours, G Adventures and CIT Tours to get a sense of how business is going, what’s going to sell well and how they’re handling bookings across various stages of operations.
For the first time since the... more ›
To engage its travel agent partners in North America, Intrepid Travel will be hosting a Virtual Summit on its exclusive Intrepid Group Agent Insiders Facebook group on Sept. 23 from 12 to 7 pm EST.
Advisors will spend the day with the Intrepid Travel team hearing from their Partnership... more ›
After receiving positive feedback from travellers, along with encouraging booking numbers for departures in 2020 and 2021, G Adventures has introduced four additional itineraries to its new Travel with Confidence Plus Collection, which provides travellers with increased physical distancing... more ›
Agent Compelled To ‘Give Back’ To Friends In The Industry
Joe Scott is the president of Year Round Travel in North York, Ontario and he’s also the founder of the Travel Industry Workers Global Assistance Initiative (TIWGAI -- www.tiwgai.com). In a question and answer session with Canadian Travel Press, Scott talks about the travel industry in a time... more ›
According to a report from the CBC, the Canada-US border closure will be extended to Oct. 21.
Quoting a source “with direct knowledge of the situation,” the CBC story indicates that the federal government will extend the border closure another 30 days and the CBC is also reporting that... more ›