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Blue Cloud Travel Intensifies Leisure and Business Travel Services; forms a partnership with the main travel destinations

[ad_1] Leading company Blue Cloud Travel has stepped up efforts to offer travel advice, itinerary planning and travel arrangements for those looking to explore new places. As the world opens up again after more than a year of pandemic-induced closures, leading company Blue Cloud Travel has stepped up its leisure and business travel services for […]

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Australia to allow international travel abroad in November

[ad_1] Australia will open its border to citizens for international travel in November, although the possibility for foreign visitors to enter remains beyond, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday. The Australian border has been largely closed since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, with only a limited number of Australians allowed to travel abroad […]

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Australia to allow outbound international travel in November

[ad_1] Australia will open its border to its citizens for international travel in November, although the possibility for foreign visitors to enter remains further afield, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday. The Australian border has been largely closed since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, with only a limited number of Australians allowed to […]

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COVID Variants Business Travel Recovery Slows Down: Business Traveler USA

[ad_1] GBTA poll finds employee willingness to travel declines slightly month-over-month, but optimism continues to rise The outlook for the return of business travel in general remains optimistic, but the COVID-19 delta variant continues to hamper the recovery. This according to the Global Business Travel Association’s September Business Travel Sentiment Tracking Survey. The survey is […]

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Qantas pushes back London-Perth routes

[ad_1] Qantas says it plans to use Darwin to operate services between London and Perth as uncertainty persists over whether some international flights from Australia will reopen. The airline said if it plans to gradually restart international services from December 18, 2021, when Australia is expected to have reached an 80% vaccination threshold, it is […]

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Industry leaders advocate for a full return of business travel and events

[ad_1] Industry leaders advocate for a full return of business travel and events In what was perhaps the strongest argument to date calling for a full return to in-person business meetings, leaders from the business and travel sectors gathered on September 15 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC to Deliver a powerful, data-driven, […]

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ISO publishes travel risk management guidelines

[ad_1] ISO has published its long-awaited international standard offering advice to organizations on managing travel risks, enabling them to “protect their workers when they travel comprehensively, [and] demonstrate that their risk decisions are based on solid and reliable information ”. The standard, known as ISO 31030, provides a structured approach for the development, implementation, evaluation […]

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US to open to foreign visitors vaccinated in November

[ad_1] The United States will lift travel restrictions on vaccinated visitors from Europe and the rest of the world over the next two months, a White House spokesperson said on Monday. The Biden administration plans to implement “strict protocols” in early November to prevent the spread of Covid-19, which will include a requirement for all […]

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Hopes of a business travel boost fade for U.S. airlines as September bump fails to materialize

[ad_1] As predictable as the fall leaves, business air travel is expected to be in full swing this month, providing U.S. airlines with a reliable revenue bridge between late summer and early flight season. vacation. With the continuing resurgence of COVID-19 cases and concerns about the delta variant, however, that revenue stream does not materialize, […]

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Business travel outlook underscored by fragile recovery at London City Airport

[ad_1] Skift take A record day in terms of the number of passengers, bankers again rubbing shoulders with tourists in the terminal. But the good news ends there, as business travel traffic proves impossible to predict in the short term, and pre-pandemic levels are not expected to return until at least 2025. Matthew Parsons The […]

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President of Flughafen Zuerich sees a rebound in business travel in 2022

[ad_1] ZURICH, September 20 (Reuters) – The chairman of the airport operator Flughafen Zuerich FHZN.S expects business travel to rebound next year, he told a newspaper, adding that the Swiss group remains financially strong despite the blow of the coronavirus outbreak. “My personal assessment is that I don’t think we will see a big recovery […]

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Qatar Airways boss predicts increase in leisure and business travel

[ad_1] Posted September 19, 2021 Qatar Airways vice president for Africa Hendrik du Preez said leisure and business travel would accelerate as travel restrictions eased. According to him, Covid-19 has had an unprecedented impact on airlines and their customers, necessitating the willingness of the traveling public to visit new places and travel again. He said: […]

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Consumer demand for the plane grows but business travel lags: Business Traveler USA

[ad_1] Air travel on the rise, survey finds, but rising COVID-19 cases and vaccination issues are major headwinds Consumer demand for air travel continues to strengthen, with 70% of consumers saying they have already booked flights for the future, according to a recent OAG survey. As a result, US domestic capacity from June to August […]

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Hotel survey casts shadow over prospect of business travel upturn in fall: Travel Weekly

[ad_1] More than half of U.S. business travelers are likely to cancel their existing travel plans with no intention of rescheduling due to increased cases, according to a new survey from the American Hotel and Lodging Association (AHLA) delta variants of Covid-19. Survey results come as companies delay return to office and major business travel […]

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Porter ready for take off as business travel lags behind crowded skies

[ad_1] After an 18-month hiatus, Porter Airlines is expected to resume flight next week, but will do so with more competition for a niche segment before COVID-19 begins: the business traveler. The Toronto-based airline plans to resume service on September 8 with flights departing from the city’s Billy Bishop Airport, a key hub for Canadian […]

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Eurowings responds to growing demand for business travel

[ad_1] Lufthansa subsidiary doubles flights to business destinations from September Significant extension of the network to Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Stuttgart and Cologne / Bonn More Eurowings flights also from Berlin, Nuremberg, Hanover and Leipzig CEO Jens Bischof: “Seeing sold-out business class on many flights for the first time since the start of the pandemic. “ Ten […]

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Lufthansa’s Eurowings sees rebound in business travel

[ad_1] BERLIN, September 2 (Reuters) – Lufthansa LHAG.DE Low-cost European airline Eurowings saw its business class seats start selling again for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, prompting it to make twice as many flights in September as in August. Eurowings will offer its customers around 300 direct commercial routes from […]

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Chip Shortage Becomes A Serious Issue For Electric Vehicle Maker NIO

[ad_1] Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO lowered its forecast for vehicle production this quarter on Wednesday, citing uncertainty over semiconductor supply and becoming the latest automaker to suffer from supply chain issues. NIO now guides the production of 22,500 to 23,500 vehicles in the third quarter of 2021, revised from the previous outlook of 23,000 […]

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Survey casts shadow on prospect of business travel upturn in fall

[ad_1] According to a new survey by the American Hotel and Lodging Association, more than half of American business travelers are likely to cancel their existing travel plans without intending to postpone them due to the increase in the number of cases of delta variants of Covid-19. Survey results come as businesses delay return to […]

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IATA Approves EU Covid Digital Certificate as Global Standard

[ad_1] The International Air Transport Association has approved the European Commission’s EU Covid digital certificate and urged countries to use it as a standard for their own certificates, the association said in a statement on Thursday. The EU’s Covid Digital Certificate (DCC) shares the Covid-19 vaccination and testing status of travelers and has been implemented […]

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Organizations are reinventing business travel for the new normal

[ad_1] Being flexible and anticipating some uncertainty will help business travelers get back on the road (Getty Images / valentinrussanov) After months of closures and a more recent easing of restrictions, the business travel case is under scrutiny. While many are eager to establish some level of face-to-face contact with colleagues and clients, organizations are […]

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Alitalia announces the closure | Business travel news in Europe

[ad_1] Alitalia is ending operations and will no longer sell tickets for flights taking place after October 15. All flights previously scheduled after that date have been canceled, and ticket holders will have the option of receiving a full refund or rebooking the same destination on an earlier date, the company said. Alitalia’s end after […]

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Hyatt Acquisition of Apple Leisure Says Business Travel to Be Disrupted for Long Period

[ad_1] That’s the clear signal sent by Chicago-based global hospitality giant Hyatt, which on August 16 announced plans to buy the KKR-backed resort operator Apple Leisure Group for $ 2.7 billion in cash, an amount that Crain’s Danny Ecker notes this week is equivalent to more than a third of Hyatt’s current market cap. You […]

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Singapore Airlines: SIA DEPLOYS AN ENHANCED PREMIUM BUSINESS TRAVEL PROGRAM WITH NEW FEATURES AND BIGGER BENEFITS

[ad_1] Singapore Airlines (SIA) will integrate its business travel programs under the HighFlyer brand from September 1, 2021. This will provide even more value, benefits and options for corporate clients of all sizes, from large multinationals to small and medium-sized businesses. Today, the SIA Corporate Travel program is aimed at large companies while the current […]

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STR: US Hotels ADR in July, RevPAR exceeds 2019 levels

[ad_1] In absolute numbers, the July 2021 average daily rate and revenue per available room for U.S. hotels have exceeded July 2019 levels, according to STR’s latest monthly report. After adjusting for inflation, this year’s metrics were lower than all-time highs recorded in 2019. The occupancy rate was the highest of all months since August […]

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Resume business travel hotel and airline reservations, with hesitation

[ad_1] “I may be optimistic,” he added, “but I hope that the progress of immunization increases dramatically over the next 60-90 days and that the fourth quarter and early 2022 will still be enough. solid. “ Mr. Graf is among the few who believe that hybrid business events, involving both in-person and virtual presence, will […]

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Why are vacations so expensive? Blame business travel (or lack thereof)

[ad_1] Upon returning from the trip, you might start to feel a shock on the airline ticket stickers. It’s not necessarily because more and more people are going on vacation, although they certainly are. This is more likely because fewer people take business trips. And when business travelers aren’t traveling, leisure travel can become more […]