SINGAPORE, 19 March: The Lufthansa Group and Amadeus announced, Monday, an agreement to renew their longstanding technology partnership. Through the deal, Amadeus’ Altéa Passenger Service System (PSS) will continue to provide Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines...
BANGKOK, 13 February 2019: Open Destinations will co-host a webinar, 27 February, with the Pacific Asia Tourism Association (PATA) to explore the adoption of mobile applications to boost travel bookings. The webinar, which is free to...
SINGAPORE, 28 January 2018: With the Chinese New Year holiday fast approaching, outbound travel from China is expected to see a massive growth in the Asia Pacific region. A Hurun report found that 64% of...
SINGAPORE, 22 January 2019: Amadeus has named Mieke De Schepper to lead the group’s Travel Channels Online Travel segment.  De Schepper comes from Egencia, a travel management company in the Expedia Group, where she held the...
BANGKOK 16 January 2019: Traveloka, an online travel booking site, introduced, Tuesday, its Flight Status feature that enables users to track flights in real-time. The new feature will be useful for people picking up...
BANGKOK, 10 January 2019: Traveloka is positioned as a Mobile Master Brand, or ‘Top Mobile Site’, for travel in Asia by Google and Accenture Interactive, a leading digital agency network. The outcome indicates that...
NORWALK, USA, 13 December 2018: Booking Holdings has successfully completed its previously announced plan to acquire hotel meta-search site HotelsCombined. With a strong presence in Asia-Pacific and thousands of active affiliates worldwide, HotelsCombined will report into Booking Holdings' leading travel...
SINGAPORE, 20 November 2018: Visa confirmed Monday its has signed up Carousell, a web-based classified marketplaces in Asia, as the first merchant partner to incorporate Visa’s sensory technology cues to confirm online purchases. Research conducted by Visa indicated that 76%...
BANGKOK, 19 November 2018: The arrival of the driver-less car could encourage sexual activity while commuting according to research. New research published in the journal Annals of Tourism Research claimed, “Sex is a part of urban tourism and commercialised sex...
DUBAI, 14 November 2018: TPConnects, a technology company specialising in travel distribution and content management, is seeking general sales agencies. An IATA strategic partner and a dual level 3 IATA New Distribution Capability (NDC) certified IT provider for airlines and...