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09 Dec, 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...


09 Nov, 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...


29 Oct, 2015, 08:03 ET Millennials Want to Travel More for Business, Embrace Value of Face-to-Face Meetings

Millennials are nearly twice as likely to want to travel more for business than Baby Boomers (45 percent to 26 percent, respectively), and a strong...


21 Oct, 2015, 08:04 ET BRICs No Longer a Bloc for Business Travel Growth

China and India business travel will continue to grow at double digit rates over the next two years, a clear indication of the resiliency and...


13 Oct, 2015, 08:04 ET U.S. Business Travel Spending Growth Slows in 2015

 U.S. business travel spending will increase by 3.1 percent in 2015 and 3.7 percent in 2016, yet the global oil price collapse and economic...


11 Jun, 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 investigación de la...


11 Jun, 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 axée sur l'éducation...


11 Jun, 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...


14 May, 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...


23 Apr, 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...


15 Jan, 2015, 08:04 ET GBTA Convention 2015 Coming to Orlando: #Sharing

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


13 Jan, 2015, 08:04 ET U.S. Business Travel Spending Projected to Top $310 Billion in 2015

U.S. business travel ended 2014 on a high note, with record spending expected to reach $292.2 billion. The projection for 2015 also remains strong,...


24 Nov, 2014, 08:01 ET GBTA Foundation Significantly Upgrades Business Travel Outlook for India

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


20 Nov, 2014, 09:15 ET Compensation for Travel Management Professionals Up 6 Percent Year-Over-Year

The majority of travel buyers (72 percent) are satisfied with their salaries, with average total compensation climbing six percent higher this year...


13 Nov, 2014, 08:03 ET GBTA Foundation Forecasts Western Europe Business Travel Spend to Grow in 2014 and 2015

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


30 Oct, 2014, 08:01 ET GBTA Foundation Forecasts China Business Travel Spend to See Double Digit Increases in 2014, 2015

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


07 Oct, 2014, 08:03 ET U.S. Business Travel Industry Spends $72.8 Billion in Q2

A leading travel industry forecast found business travelers spent an estimated $72.8 billion on U.S.-originated business travel during the second...


24 Sep, 2014, 10:33 ET Minor Air Travel Mishaps Create Major Business Disruptions

Air travel mishaps, such as delayed flights, cancelled flights and missed connections, are by far the most common travel problem encountered by...


09 Sep, 2014, 09:00 ET Fundação GBTA prevê crescimento mais lento para gastos em viagens de negócios do Brasil

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


31 Jul, 2014, 09:26 ET Entertainers, Thought-Provoking Speakers and Policy Makers Take the Stage for Final Day of GBTA Convention

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the global business travel industry— concluded its annual GBTA...


30 Jul, 2014, 15:24 ET GBTA Foundation Announces "Gift of Knowledge" Initiative: Delivering Business Travel Education in China

 The GBTA Foundation – the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association – announced today at GBTA...


30 Jul, 2014, 09:42 ET Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone, Industry Execs Highlight Day Two at GBTA Convention

 The Global Business Travel Association—the voice of the global business travel industry—kicked off the second day of GBTA...


29 Jul, 2014, 10:00 ET GBTA Foundation Partners with American Express To Develop New Business Traveler Sentiment Index

The GBTA Foundation – the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association – today announced a partnership with...


29 Jul, 2014, 09:34 ET Kevin Spacey, Industry Executives Highlight Day One of GBTA Convention

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA)—the voice of the business travel industry—kicked off the first day of the annual GBTA...