LONDON, 27 May 2021: British fintech Fly Now Pay Later, which offers consumers a more flexible way to finance travel, has signed a deal with Malaysia Airlines. When planning their next holiday, Malaysia Airlines’ customers will...
BANGKOK, 14 July 2017: Azerbaijan Airlines will commence flight between Baku and Bangkok (Suvarnabhumi Airport) starting 29 October. According to the airline's website, the service will be the first scheduled direct flight from the capital of Azerbaijan to Southeast Asia. Flights will depart...
NICE, FRANCE, 28 June 2017: Club Med has embarked on global expansion with eight resorts having opened during the last two year and at least 20 more planned for China according to Club Med president Henri Giscard d'Estaing. He made...
LONDON, 11 January 2021: Recording the most Covid-19 cases, the USA suffered the biggest drop in tourism revenue with a loss of USD147,245 million, but the other top five losers -- Spain (2) France (3) Thailand (4) and Germany (5)...
GENEVA, 28 May 2020: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released an analysis showing that the airline industry’s global debt could rise to USD550 billion by year-end. That’s a USD120 billion increase over debt levels at the start of 2020....
PALMA, Spain, 8 July 2021: Hotelbeds concluded a sales agreement this week with All Suites Appart Hotel tourist and business residences, part of Groupe Pichet, a leading real estate player in France. With this agreement, Hotelbeds...
ZURICH, 8 July 2021: Diethelm Travel Thailand’s general manager Christian Stoeckli has returned to his homeland Switzerland to join E-hoi AG an online travel agency based in Herisau, Travelnews Switzerland reported this week. Stoeckli headed Diethelm Travel’s ...
MADRID, 6 November 2020: Tourists will gain greater legal protection as consumers under new plans being advanced by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). UNWTO announced this week efforts to restore travel confidence through the adoption of...
PARIS, 30 May 2019: Sofitel Hotels & Resorts is launching a new global brand campaign that taps its French roots for inspiration. Tagged 'Live The French Way', the campaign pays tribute to Sofitel’s French origin,...
GENEVA, 25 September 2020: Covid-19 testing for all passengers before departure should be introduced as an alternative to quarantine according to the International Air Transport Association. IATA is calling on governments to develop and deploy rapid, accurate,...