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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

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...

Oct 21, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Working For Free: U.S. Workforce Forfeits $52.4 Billion in Time Off Benefits Annually

American workers permanently lost a total of 169 million days of paid time off (PTO) across the workforce in 2013, according to a new analysis,...

Oct 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
Conde Nast Traveler Reveals The All-New 2014 Readers' Choice Awards

Conde Nast Traveler Reveals The All-New 2014 Readers' Choice Awards: The World's Best Hotels, Resorts, Cities, Islands, Airlines, And Cruise Lines

Conde Nast Traveler today announced the results of its 27th annual Readers' Choice Awards, ranking the best hotels, resorts, cities, islands,...

Oct 13, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Adelman Vacations Among First To Preview Royal Caribbean International's Quantum of the Seas

 Marking one of many Quantum-class firsts, Adelman Vacations joined Royal Caribbean International for an exclusive onboard preview of Quantum...

Oct 09, 2014, 11:03 ET
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Luxury Hotel Travel Bookings Lead the Trends in High-End Travel in Latest Survey from Travel Leaders Group

Today, Travel Leaders Group, released its latest survey findings specific to luxury travel that pinpoints strong bookings in all major luxury...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:01 ET

BCD Travel named 2014 Most Admired Travel Management Company

BCD Travel has been named 2014 Most Admired Travel Management Company for the second year running. Presented by The Beat, a widely popular business...

Oct 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

ID90 Travel Creates the First "One-Stop Shop" for Airline Employee Travel

 ID90 Travel, the global leader in non-revenue travel solutions for airlines and their employees, re-launched its suite of SaaS mobile and...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:03 ET
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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...

Oct 02, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Short's Travel Management, Inc. Wins 2014 Agresso Innovation Award

 Short's Travel Management, Inc. won the 2014 Agresso Innovation Award, presented by UNIT4 Business Software in Las Vegas September 17. Short's...

Oct 01, 2014, 17:50 ET

Governor Appoints New Member to Oregon Tourism Commission

Governor John Kitzhaber has appointed Kenji Sugahara to the Oregon Tourism Commission (dba Travel Oregon).  Made up of nine members, the...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:58 ET
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Year-Over-Year Business Travel Bookings Increasing as are Number of Clients Flying in the "Front of the Plane"

Today, Travel Leaders Group provided survey data specific to its business travelers in which nearly 86% of those polled stated business travel...

Sep 24, 2014, 10:33 ET
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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...

Sep 22, 2014, 08:30 ET

National survey of Canadian travellers reveals that more people plan to travel this winter

But, only 47 per cent of Canadians make travel insurance a priority, a cause for concern given the cost of uninsured medical care TORONTO, Sept....

Sep 19, 2014, 11:10 ET

CHTA Taps Seasoned Travel Industry Professional Warren Binder To Serve On Executive Committee

Emil Lee, president of the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA), has appointed Warren Binder, president of Creative Travel Consultants...

Sep 18, 2014, 05:20 ET

CITS American Express Business Travel Wins '2014 Best Corporate Travel Management Company,' by Travelweekly China

 CITS American Express Business Travel announced today it has been awarded '2014 Best Corporate Travel Management Company' at TravelWeekly...