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Dec 09, 2015, 14:58 ET GBTA Convention 2016 Coming to Denver

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – announced that registration is now...


Dec 09, 2015, 14:58 ET GBTA Convention 2016 Coming to Denver

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – announced that registration is now...


Nov 09, 2015, 09:24 ET Western European Economy "Gathering Steam," Business Travel Experiencing Breakout

 Business travel spending in Germany, the U.K., France, Spain and Italy combined will grow at over 6 percent in 2015 and 2016, a leading...


Jun 22, 2015, 11:00 ET Fundação GBTA prevê que a economia brasileira enfrentará "revezes significativos" e rebaixa a perspectiva dos gastos com viagens de negócios do Brasil em 2015

A Fundação GBTA, a divisão educacional e de pesquisa da Associação Mundial de Viagens de Negócios (GBTA --Global...


Jun 22, 2015, 11:00 ET GBTA Foundation Forecasts that Brazil's Economy Faces 'Significant Headwinds' and Downgrades Outlook for Brazil's Business Travel Spend in 2015

The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – today announced the results of its...


Jun 11, 2015, 08:57 ET Western Europe Business Travel Spend On Solid Footing, Growth Expected in 2015 and 2016

 The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), today announces the results of its...


Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET La spesa per i viaggi d'affari in Europa occidentale poggia su basi solide, crescita attesa nel 2015 e 2016

-- La Spagna sorprende con dei risultati forti nei viaggi d'affari nel 2014 La Fondazione GBTA (associazione internazionale dei viaggi...


Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET Ausgaben für Geschäftsreisen in Westeuropa auf solider Basis, Wachstum erwartet für 2015 und 2016

-- Spanien überrascht für 2014 mit starker Performance bei Geschäftsreisen Die GBTA Foundation, die Bildungs- und...


Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET El viaje empresarial en Europa occidental sigue un paso firme: se espera crecimiento en 2015 y 2016

-- España sorprende con un fuerte rendimiento del viaje empresarial en 2014 La GBTA Foundation, el brazo de educación e...


Jun 11, 2015, 08:00 ET Les dépenses en voyages d'affaires en Europe occidentale reposent sur une base solide, on s'attend à une croissance en 2015 et 2016

-- L'Espagne crée la surprise grâce à ses solides résultats en voyages d'affaires en 2014 La GBTA Foundation, la branche...


Jun 01, 2015, 12:16 ET The Loss Of An Icon

On Friday, May 29, we at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) were deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Ed Gilligan. Ed was...


May 20, 2015, 08:01 ET GBTA Announces FOX News Channel's Megyn Kelly as Featured Speaker at GBTA Convention 2015

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today announced FOX News...


May 19, 2015, 09:31 ET Overwhelming Majority of Companies Keep Travelers Safe Through Travel Risk Management Protocols

The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), today unveiled a study finding an...


May 15, 2015, 10:00 ET Executives to Discuss Differentiating Brands in a Sharing Economy

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today unveiled another panel in...


May 14, 2015, 08:11 ET GBTA Announces Silicon Valley Icon and Philanthropist Steve Wozniak as Featured Speaker at GBTA Convention 2015

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today announced Silicon Valley icon...


May 06, 2015, 08:04 ET GBTA Announces Award Winning Actor Kevin Bacon as Featured Speaker at GBTA Convention 2015

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today announced award winning film,...


Apr 23, 2015, 10:26 ET Airline CEOs to Discuss Future of Airline Competition

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 23, 2015 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry –...


Apr 23, 2015, 09:00 ET Dramatic Business Travel Growth for India Continues

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation, the voice of the global business travel industry, today announces the results of its...


Apr 16, 2015, 09:31 ET GBTA Convention Panel to Examine Future of Travel Distribution Landscape

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today unveiled its first of...


Apr 14, 2015, 08:04 ET U.S. Business Travel Volume Projected To Rise Over Next Two Years

 U.S. business travel volume is expected to increase over the next two years, as the U.S. economy moves into higher gear. Meanwhile, lower oil...


Apr 09, 2015, 09:04 ET GBTA Announces First-Ever GBTA Convention 2015 Media Day

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) today announced the organization's...


Mar 12, 2015, 10:48 ET GBTA Study Finds Global Hotel Programs Don't Fit "Cookie-Cutter" Mold

There is no "cookie-cutter" or one-size-fits-all global hotel program in Latin America and Asia Pacific, according to a new study by the GBTA...


Mar 10, 2015, 08:03 ET Early Signs Show Economic Policies in China Having Long Term Positive Impact on Business Travel, Economic Growth

The GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), today announces the results of its latest...


Mar 03, 2015, 16:00 ET GBTA Relieved DHS Shutdown Averted

 Today, Congress passed legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security through the rest of this fiscal year, ensuring that the...


Aug 01, 2014, 09:15 ET Hertz Recognized For Sustainable Business Travel Program

 The Hertz Corporation (NYSE:HTZ), the world's largest general use car rental brand, recently earned top honors from The GBTA Foundation, the...