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Apr 16, 2015, 09:31 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

GBTA Convention Panel to Examine Future of Travel Distribution Landscape

 The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today unveiled its first of...

Apr 16, 2015, 06:00 ET
Faisal Sublaban, Bonotel President

Bonotel Announces an Exclusive Partnership with the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas - and a New Trends Report, The Bonotel Brief

 Bonotel Exclusive Travel, North America's leading receptive tour operator, announced an exclusive partnership with the William F. Harrah...

Apr 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

LABTA announces its Annual CSR event highlighting "Clean the World"

 The Los Angeles Business Travel Association (LABTA) announces its Annual Silent and Live Auction featuring charitable organizations Clean The...

Apr 14, 2015, 12:00 ET
Travel Channel's 13,000-mile "Big Crazy Family Adventure" Begins Sun, 6/21, 9pm

13,000 Miles ... 96 Days ... 15 Modes Of Transportation ... 12 Time Zones ... 2 Kids ... 1 Family ... And Not A Single Airplane

Trekking through the Himalaya (with a short stop at Mt. Everest's base camp), sailing the Ganges River, crossing the North Pacific Ocean on a...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:40 ET

The Palawan Massacre: the American Heroes of World War II

 Seventy years ago, in December of 1944, Japanese captors forced 150 American POWs into a below-ground air shelter, doused them with gasoline,...

Apr 14, 2015, 08:04 ET
he Global Business Travel Association

U.S. Business Travel Volume Projected To Rise Over Next Two Years

 U.S. business travel volume is expected to increase over the next two years, as the U.S. economy moves into higher gear. Meanwhile, lower oil...

Apr 14, 2015, 06:15 ET

AT WTTC Summit, Sustainable Travel International Announces Campaign to Rally the Industry Around Monitoring, Demonstrating and Scaling Up Tourism's Benefits

 At the World Travel & Tourism Council 2015 Global Summit in Madrid, the NGO Sustainable Travel International has unveiled an...

Apr 13, 2015, 13:18 ET
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Travel Oregon Announces Recipients of 2014 Travel and Tourism Industry Achievement Awards

 The Oregon Tourism Commission (dba Travel Oregon) is proud to announce the recipients of the 2014 Travel and Tourism Industry Achievement...

Apr 13, 2015, 13:03 ET

Forbes names BCD Travel among America's Best Employers of 2015

 Forbes magazine has named BCD Travel among America's Best Employers 2015—and the only travel management company in that elite group....

Apr 09, 2015, 09:04 ET
The Global Business Travel Association

GBTA Announces First-Ever GBTA Convention 2015 Media Day

ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) today announced the organization's...

Apr 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Direct Travel Announces Acquisition of Creative Group, Inc.

 Direct Travel, one of the nation's leading travel management companies, today announced that it has acquired meeting and incentive management...

Apr 01, 2015, 07:00 ET
Adelman Travel Logo.

Adelman Travel Honored With 2015 Concur Fusion Innovation Award

Adelman Travel, a leading management solutions company, received the 2015 Concur Fusion Innovation Award at Concur's Fusion event this week. ...

Mar 31, 2015, 06:00 ET
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STAnder: The Mobile Dating App for Travellers

Leaders in student, youth and adventure travel, STA Travel today launches 'STAnder' - an online dating platform and mobile app for...

Mar 31, 2015, 06:00 ET

Forbes Travel Guide Launches Headquarters in London as it Expands Further into Europe

 Forbes Travel Guide today took the next step in its global expansion, announcing the opening of its European headquarters in London, and...

Mar 24, 2015, 10:00 ET

California And Florida Reinforce Position Against Deceptive Opt-Out Sales Practices For Travel Insurance

 The state insurance regulators for two major vacation rental markets, California and Florida, issued statements against using opt-out sales...

Mar 23, 2015, 10:00 ET

Daily Getaways Return For Sixth Year In 2015 With Another Exclusive Collection Of Incredible Travel Deals

 The U.S. Travel Association's Daily Getaways promotion returns for its sixth year at an earlier date, with exclusive travel savings available...

Mar 20, 2015, 14:28 ET
Jeff Files, Fastaff Vice President of Recruiting

Fastaff Announces New Vice President of Recruiting

 Fastaff, the pioneer of Rapid ResponseSM travel nursing, is excited to announce the addition of Jeff Files as vice president of recruiting....

Mar 19, 2015, 16:06 ET

Outbound Medical Tourism From U.S. Is Growing Rapidly

 The number of Americans traveling abroad for medical procedures continues to increase. Patients Beyond Borders estimates that...

Mar 12, 2015, 10:48 ET
The Global Business Travel Association.

GBTA Study Finds Global Hotel Programs Don't Fit "Cookie-Cutter" Mold

There is no "cookie-cutter" or one-size-fits-all global hotel program in Latin America and Asia Pacific, according to a new study by the GBTA...

Mar 10, 2015, 08:48 ET
101 Tips for Women Travelers

Overseas Adventure Travel Offers Free "101 Tips for Women Travelers" Booklet - Now in Print!

Harriet Lewis, veteran traveler and vice chair of Overseas Adventure Travel, the leader in small groups on the road less traveled, is offering a...