SINGAPORE, 15 August 2018: WebBeds, a B2B accommodation provider, has recruited three senior executives to lead its operations in the Pacific region. The company has hired for the Pacific region; John Stucci as president, Grant Sumich as head of commercial...
SINGAPORE, 14 August 2018: Amadeus will acquire TravelClick from Thoma Bravo, a private equity investment firm, for USD1.52 billion. TravelClick, which is headquartered in New York, serves hospitality providers and has a customer base of 25,000 in 176 countries. It provides...
SOUTHLAKE, Texas, 9 August 2018: In a move to upgrade the technology that delivers travel content for retailing and distribution, Sabre Corporation is partnering with travel giants American Airlines, American Express Global Business Travel, Carlson Wagonlit Travel and Flight...
Singapore, 12 July 2018 – The International Air Transport Association awarded Amadeus Level 3 New Distribution Capability aggregator certification, earlier this week. This comes in addition to Amadeus’ existing level 3 NDC certification as an IT provider, making Amadeus one...
SINGAPORE, 29 June 2018: Sabre Corporation has signed a new agreement with Booking.com that will give Sabre's travel agency customers access to the booking site’s entire lodging inventory. Sabre Content Services for Lodging opens the door for travel agencies using...
NAKHON PHANOM, 28 June 2018: Baolau, predominantly a B2C platform for booking transport in the Mekong Region, will open an office in Thailand by 2019. Focusing just on transport bookings (airline, rail and bus), the company will register a company...
LONDON, 27 June 2018 - Triptease, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) travel startup, which helps hotels to increase direct bookings has raised USD4 million and intends to build its presence in Asia The additional funding from its investors BGF and Notion Capital...
BERLIN, 22 June 2018: Instaroom, a messaging platform for managing complex customer journeys, transactions, and bookings, announced, Thursday, the launch of its new communication solution, providing hoteliers with a web-based concierge platform. Instaroom’s platform includes a white-label widget for hotel...
SINGAPORE, 12 June 2018 – Following the launch of Amadeus’ NDC-X programme last February Amadeus has succeeded in getting Qantas on board that should drive progress with NDC and draw travel sellers. Amadeus confirmed at the weekend that Qantas will...
SINGAPORE 24 May 2018: Travelport, a global distribution system for travel agents, has signed a multiyear agreement with Qantas Airways. It includes distribution of the Australian national carrier’s content and integration into Qantas’ recently announced NDC platform, the Qantas Distribution...