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Expedia Group Redefines Its Place In Travel

Company Unveils New Strategy to Serve Travellers, Partners And The Industry 

Expedia Group Redefines Its Place In Travel Expedia Group is redefining its place in travel, debuting a three-tiered strategy that includes a new technology platform to power the industry called Expedia Group Open World; a reimagined marketplace that rewards partners for delivering great traveller experiences; and a focus on developing... more ›
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Recovery Continues In March

IATA Reports Latest Passenger Traffic Results

Recovery Continues In March IATA has reported the latest passenger data for March 2022 which indicates that the recovery of air travel continues. Impacts from the conflict in Ukraine on air travel demand were quite limited overall while Omicron-related effects continued to be confined largely to Asian domestic... more ›
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AR Set To Transform Travel

AR Set To Transform Travel According to GlobalData, companies in the tourism sector are investing in emerging technologies such as augmented reality (AR) to improve traveller experience after the industry was severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and geopolitical tensions. The data and analytics company says that... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

Health And Wellness Holidays On The Itinerary

Health And Wellness Holidays On The Itinerary GlobalData is reporting that positive sentiment towards health and wellness holidays is growing amongst Spanish travellers due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In its recently published report, Source Market Insight: Spain (2022), the pandemic’s impact on mental health has spurred greater demand... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Trends & Research

GBTA Releases Landmark Sustainability Study

GBTA Releases Landmark Sustainability Study While much of the global business travel industry has already made sustainable business travel a priority with a focus on reducing emissions and its environmental footprint, the industry as well as external stakeholders, such as policymakers, recognize more needs to be done. That’s just... more ›
Posted in News, Responsible Travel, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

Travel Set To Recover As Europe Reopens

Travel Set To Recover As Europe Reopens Europe is back as consumer-led growth continues to drive travel recovery into 2022, with consumers keen to spend the savings accumulated throughout the pandemic. That’s the message found in the most recent edition of the 'European Tourism Trends & Prospects' quarterly report as the ETC... more ›
Posted in Canada, COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tour Operators, Trends & Research

Global Business Travel Making Significant Gains

GBTA Reports Booking Levels, Travel Spending On The Rise

Global Business Travel Making Significant Gains Business travel is surging forward, international travel is returning and despite new challenges, industry recovery is entrenched. In addition, corporate travel policies are undergoing a revamp and employees are broadly willing to travel for business. That’s the message of the April... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

Global Travel Is Taking Off

Global Travel Is Taking Off The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and ForwardKeys are forecasting a major increase in global international flights bookings as international travel takes off. The booking bounce back was revealed during the WTTC’s recent 21st Global Summit in Manila as the world continues to... more ›
Posted in Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

Travel And Tourism Jobs To Jump In The Next Decade

Travel And Tourism Jobs To Jump In The Next Decade According to the World Travel & Tourism Council’s latest Economic Impact Report (EIR), the travel and tourism sector is expected to create nearly 126 million new jobs within the next decade. The bullish forecast from the WTTC also shows the sector will be a driving force of the global... more ›
Posted in COVID-19, Destinations, News, Tourism Organizations, Trends & Research

The New Green List

The New Green List In celebration of Earth Day, Travelport has released a new trend report about the state of sustainability in the travel industry. Together with two of its partners, Virgin Atlantic and Trainline, Travelport shines a light on the sector’s current initiatives with a focus on creating a... more ›
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