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Jun 29, 2015, 10:37 ET
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Omega World Travel Mourns Loss of Beloved Executive, Stan Brown

Stan Brown, VP of Business Development at Omega World Travel (Omega) headquartered in Fairfax, VA, died Wednesday, June 24, from complications...

Jun 25, 2015, 17:28 ET
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Recreation in Oregon Abounds Despite Drought

 Travel Oregon, in partnership with Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department, the Oregon Marine Board, the Oregon Department of Forestry,...

Jun 25, 2015, 09:05 ET
This year, Pride marks its 45th anniversary since the first United States celebrations were held in honor of the sentiment. San Francisco Travel, a tourism board based in a city with deep historical and cultural connections to the LGBT community, is commemorating this milestone with 45 interesting destinations stretching across nine City by the Bay neighborhoods. Perfect for travelers and locals taking in this weekend's Pride Celebration, explore more of the locations that make San Francisco proud here!

San Francisco Travel Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Pride Celebration

 This year, Pride marks its 45th anniversary since the first United States celebrations were held in honor of the sentiment. San Francisco...

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
The Global Business Travel Association.

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 22, 2015, 08:30 ET Launches as "All in One World Station" for Bargain-Hunting Vacation and Business Travelers

 Modern technology has in some respects made planning a vacation more complicated, as travelers bounce from one site to the next comparing and...

Jun 16, 2015, 15:17 ET

Linda Cutrupi Publishes Comprehensive Handbook For Special Needs Travelers

Just in time for the summer travel season, travel expert Linda Cutrupi, owner of Mainly Special Needs Travel, LLC has published "A Handbook for...

Jun 15, 2015, 15:45 ET

AIG Travel Shares Five Tips for Summer Travel

 With the summer travel season in full swing, AIG Travel, provider of Travel Guard® travel insurance solutions and global assistance...

Jun 11, 2015, 11:39 ET
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Americans Remain Very Satisfied with Airport Security

 Despite the acting head of the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) being reassigned due to unfavorable results from recent tests...

Jun 11, 2015, 08:57 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

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 09, 2015, 13:19 ET

Insight Vacations Celebrates Father's Day with the Gift of a Trip of a Lifetime

Offering more than 100 handcrafted European itineraries to suit every dad's travel style TORONTO, June 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Insight Vacations...

Jun 09, 2015, 11:00 ET

The Women's Travel Group Announces 2015 Tour to India and Pushkar Camel Market

 The Women's Travel Group announces its annual trip to India and The Pushkar Camel Market: Nov. 11-22 2015, Pushkar until Nov. 24. The trip is...

Jun 04, 2015, 16:01 ET

Meet 'Hellboy': New species of dinosaur discovered in Alberta, Canada

The most impressive horned dinosaur discovery since Triceratops now on display at the Royal Tyrrell Museum See full multimedia release here....

Jun 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

Forbes Travel Guide Names Jennifer Kane McGee As Vice President, Client Services

 As it continues in its global expansion in service and support for the luxury hotel community worldwide, Forbes Travel Guide announced the...

Jun 01, 2015, 12:16 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

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 29, 2015, 11:41 ET
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Governor Appoints New Member to Oregon Tourism Commission

Governor Kate Brown has appointed Scott Youngblood to the Oregon Tourism Commission (dba Travel Oregon).  Made up of nine members, the...