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Nov 24, 2014, 08:01 ET
The Global Business Travel Association

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...

Nov 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Travel and Transport's eTTek Dash mobile app integrating with TripLingo

Travel and Transport's mobile app eTTek Dash is now integrated with content and functionality from TripLingo on iOS devices. This allows users to...

Nov 21, 2014, 12:35 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Peak Travel Group

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Peak Travel Group (Peak Travel)...

Nov 20, 2014, 14:05 ET
AIG

AIG Travel Offers Expert Tips for Holiday Air Travel

Holiday travel season is nearly here, and today AIG Travel (www.aig.com/travel) provided tips for navigating challenging holiday air travel...

Nov 20, 2014, 09:15 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

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...

Nov 20, 2014, 09:11 ET
Cuba Travel Services

Cuba Travel Services Announces New Flight Service from New York to Havana, Cuba

 Cuba Travel Services, a leading authorized carrier service provider with offices in California and Florida, will now be offering direct...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:43 ET
David Molyneaux (left), president of the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation, and Roger Frizzell, senior vice president of corporate communications and chief communications officer for Carnival Corporation, announce that the world's largest cruise company is the SATW Foundation's first gold supporter of the prestigious Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition.

Carnival Corporation Encourages Excellence In Travel Writing As Gold Supporter For SATW Foundation

Carnival Corporation, the world's largest cruise company, is teaming up with the Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) Foundation as the first...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:29 ET

The Travel Health Insurance Association of Canada - Interview Advisory

Travel health insurance: Ensure your claim is paid   TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - Travel health insurance is designed to pay claims. In...

Nov 14, 2014, 10:15 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Best Travel & Tours, Inc.

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Best Travel & Tours, Inc....

Nov 13, 2014, 14:38 ET

Travel Advantage Network Founder & CEO Elected to BBB's Board of Directors

 Travel Advantage Network (TAN), a vacation accommodations program, announced today that founder and CEO, Brad Callahan was recently elected to...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:03 ET
The Global Business Travel Association

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...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
Impacts of Destination Promotion

New Research Reveals How Destination Marketing Is An Unexpected Catalyst For Employment, Economic Development And Quality Of Life

 Destinations that place a high priority on marketing their brands and amenities realize significantly greater employment and economic growth,...

Nov 07, 2014, 18:25 ET

Roadking Travel Centres Inc. Announces Distribution to Shareholders

ST. ALBERT, AB, Nov. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Roadking Travel Centres Inc. (the "Corporation") (NEX RKG.H) today announces a cash distribution (the...

Nov 05, 2014, 13:41 ET
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World Travel Market Recognizes Travel Oregon for Responsible Tourism Efforts

 The World Responsible Tourism Awards were announced today at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London. Travel Oregon was honored with an award...

Nov 03, 2014, 03:00 ET
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STA Travel Group Signs Deal with Philippines Tourism to Promote Youth Travel

The STA Travel Group has signed a global marketing agreement with the Philippines Department of Tourism.      The new...

Oct 31, 2014, 20:44 ET

Fastaff on Front Line of Ebola Preparedness and Response

 Ebola remains a growing concern in the United States, and as a result, hospitals are in need of humanitarian nurses who want to join the fight...

Oct 30, 2014, 08:01 ET
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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...

Oct 27, 2014, 08:18 ET

Overseas Adventure Travel Anticipates Heightened Concerns over Ebola

 Harriet R. Lewis, Co-Chair of Overseas Adventure Travel (O.A.T.), the largest U.S. travel company to Africa, today announced that it has...

Oct 24, 2014, 06:00 ET

Sales Incentive Partnership Program Offers Complementary Super Bowl Package and Added Revenue Opportunities

As 2015 approaches, businesses are fine tuning budgets and contemplating potential enhancements to revenue streams. With guarded optimism, sales...

Oct 23, 2014, 13:40 ET

Direct Travel, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Child Travel | Albany Travel

Direct Travel, Inc., one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired Child Travel | Albany Travel...