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Jul 28, 2015, 09:02 ET
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Study Reveals Ground Transportation Usage Patterns and Perceptions In The Business Travel Industry

Rental cars (36 percent) and taxis (24 percent) are the most commonly used methods of ground transportation for business trips followed by...

Jul 21, 2015, 09:02 ET

2016 Global Travel Price Outlook Reveals Six Global Hot Spots

 New research identifies six hot spots – India, China, Colombia, Mexico, Singapore and Australia — where increased business travel...

Jul 16, 2015, 15:12 ET
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Jul 07, 2015, 09:04 ET
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Business Travel Spending to Rise Nearly 5 Percent in 2015, But "Erratic" Economic Drivers Limit Growth

U.S. business travel spending will increase by 4.9 percent in 2015 to $302.7 billion, yet ongoing concerns about the U.S. economy will rein-in what...

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
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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
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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

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 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

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 01, 2015, 12:16 ET
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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,...