ALEXANDRIA, USA, 21 July 2020: The Global Business Travel Association announced Monday that the third-party investigation into professional work conduct allegations against Scott Solombrino, GBTA’s CEO, has concluded no misconduct or legal wrongdoing on his part. In...
LONDON, 20 July 2020: The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called for more consistent travel rules and Covid-19 advice by European countries to counter confusion by travellers and holidaymakers. Those journeying to Europe for...
DOHA, Qatar, 17 July 2020: Qatar Executive is selling a new and exclusive Diamond Agreement, which enables customers to pre-purchase flight time at fixed-hourly rates on the airlines fleet of long-range private jets. The airline is targeting...
ALEXANDRIA, USA, 16 July 2020: The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has named travel industry leader Dave Hilfman as its interim executive director. A whistleblower’s email posted in late June accused Global Business Travel Association CEO, Scott...
SYDNEY, 16 July 2020: Looking forward to Quarter 1 2021, Qantas has cut most international flights from its advance timetable, a CNBC report claimed Wednesday. It doesn’t come as a surprise as the airline’s management had earlier...
OSAKA, 16 July 2020: Zentis Osaka, the first of a new hotel brand owned by Palace Hotel Company opened Wednesday in the port city of Osaka. The new, 16-storey features 212 rooms and suites with...
LANGLEY, UK, 16 July 2020: Travelport, a  technology company serving the global travel industry, launched Wednesday its Covid-19 Smartpoint Plugin. The plugin provides travel agencies with the latest information on government restrictions, lockdowns and safety...
BANGKOK, 14 July 2020: Star Alliance member, Austrian Airlines, indicates it will offer limited services from its Vienna home base to Bangkok through July to the end of September. It has scheduled three weekly...
LONDON, 13 July 2020:  The World Travel & Tourism Council has called upon all travellers to don protective face masks to show they ‘wear to care’ in the new normal of travelling. As countries transition from lockdowns...
ABU DHABI, UAE, 13 July 2020: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced a codeshare agreement with Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost airline, Air Arabia Abu Dhabi. Effective 9 July, Etihad will place its ‘EY’ code...