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tour of Sarawak, travel agencies excited to lift ban on interstate travel | Malaysia

Travelers are seen at Kuching International Airport. – Photo by Roystein Emmor via Borneo Post Online KUCHING, October 12 – Many travel and travel agency operators are excited about the government’s decision to lift the ban on interstate travel. In this regard, they expect an influx of visitors to Sarawak, especially those from West Malaysia […]

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S’poreans seeks recommendations from travel agencies on safer destinations as Covid-19 border restrictions ease, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – Winding lines were seen at the Singapore Airlines (SIA) service center, and travel agencies were inundated with inquiries as Singaporeans rushed to plan their trip on Sunday, October 10. The increase comes a day after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that travel restrictions would be further relaxed. It was announced on Saturday […]

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Travel agencies report strong demand after UK restrictions on South Africa lift

Travel agencies in South Africa are reporting increased demand from British travelers on Friday after the UK announced it would lift its COVID-19 travel restrictions in the county. South Africa’s largest source of tourism outside of Africa is the United Kingdom, with over 400,000 British travelers visiting each year. That figure has fallen to less […]

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Global Travel Agency Market 2021 Growth Opportunities and Competitive Landscape 2028 – Central America Travel Services, Regency Travel & Tours, Adelman Travel Group, AdTrav Travel Management

A market study, added to the store of QY Reports, is titled Global travel agency market from 2021 to 2028. The exploration report examines the chronic and current performance of the industry as a whole and formulates expectations on the future state of the market. The report gives a comprehensive overview of the matter and […]

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Workers on leave as COVID-19 continues to hit travel agencies

Taipei, Oct 1 (CNA) The number of workers receiving formal leave programs in Taiwan at the end of September increased from the previous week as concerns over COVID-19 continued to hit the support services industry , especially travel agencies, according to the Ministry of Labor. (MOL) said Friday. The number of employers who implemented leave […]

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Online Travel Agencies IT Spend Market Drivers and Constraints for Each Segment – Stillwater Current

The Online Travel Agency IT Spending Market 2021 report provides a detailed analysis of the market dynamics with an emphasis on secondary research. The report throws light on the current situation of market size, share, demand, development patterns and forecast in the coming years. This resulted in several changes in This report also covers the […]

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Latest Version: Travel Agency Industry Research Report and Competitive Analysis (2021-2030)

Pune, Maharashtra, September 27, 2021 (Wiredrelease) Market.Biz -: Recently published a new research report on the Travel agency market By Market.Biz, who uncovered accurate insights into the long-term outlook for the global and regional market. It has defined the market scenario in an orderly fashion and highlights the industrial developments with the major players in […]

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No rental fees for SME travel agencies, tourist facilities and schools in Oman

The Supreme Committee announced a series of relief measures designed to help small and medium-sized enterprises engaged in specific activities. File photo used for illustration purposes only Muscat: Several economic activities run by small and medium-sized enterprises in Oman are exempt from rental fees, as part of the measures taken by the Supreme Committee to […]

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Federal vaccine mandate for entrepreneurs could affect travel agencies: Travel Weekly

Marc Pestronk Q: Our agency conducts business trips for federal government contractors. On September 9, President Biden issued an executive order adding Covid-19 vaccination requirements for all government contractors and subcontractors. Does the decree apply to the employees of my agency? Do we have to have 100 employees to be covered? What about part-time employees […]

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The prevalence of online travel agencies has the potential to impact travel planning and booking businesses

NEW YORK, September 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BizVibe has added key challenges and trends for travel planning and reservation services industry profiles to its platform. The 40,000+ travel company profiles will now contain over 50 corporate data points, including a list of potential challenges that are expected to impact market players over the […]

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Government urged to regulate online travel agencies

PETALING JAYA: Budget hotel operators in Malaysia want federal government to regulate online travel agencies (OTAs), arguing that the free online situation will lead to an unsustainable travel industry, especially during the pandemic of Covid-19. The Malaysian Budget and Business Hotel Association (MyBHA) also said there was a need to enforce guidelines for the short-term […]

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Budget hotels want regulations enacted on online travel agencies

PETALING JAYA: Budget hotel operators want government to regulate online travel agencies (OTAs), saying industry would not be able to sustain itself in the long term without regulation, especially during the Covid pandemic -19. The Malaysian Budget and Business Hotel Association (MyBHA) also said there was a need to apply the Short-Term Residential Accommodation (STRA) […]

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President Samia’s documentary attracts 30 travel agencies

Kilimanjaro International Tourism & Safaris (KITS) COO Francis Malugu revealed in Dar es Salaam yesterday that his company’s decision to attract travel agencies from the United States and around the world has been taken after learning that the Tanzanian head of state was personally carrying out the act of promoting the country’s many tourist attractions […]

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Langkawi: Travel agencies allowed to operate without registering with CIMS

PUTRAJAYA (September 11): Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without having to register with the Covid-19 intelligent management system (CIMS), the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture said , Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri. She said the issue decided on yesterday at the Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri […]

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Langkawi: Travel Agencies Allowed To Operate Immediately Without Registering With CIMS, Says Tourism Minister | Malaysia

Yesterday, the government announced that fully vaccinated domestic tourists from across the country, except those residing in areas subject to the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO), would be allowed to visit Langkawi from the 16th. September. – Photo by KE Ooi PUTRAJAYA, September 10 – Travel agencies are allowed to operate with immediate effect, without […]

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More travelers are turning to travel agencies for help planning their trips

Planning a trip became more complicated during the pandemic, but it presented a new opportunity for travel agencies: to provide a foolproof way to plan trips during the pandemic. Planning a trip became more complicated during the pandemic, but it presented a new opportunity for travel agencies: to provide a foolproof way to plan trips […]

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Patna Travel Agencies Hope for Positive Season This Year | Patna News

PATNA: With the gradual easing of the Covid situation in the country following the easing of the lockdown, people have started planning to visit exotic locations in India as well as overseas. Tour operators and tour operators in the city claimed that the most preferred destinations in the following tourist season (September-November) were Gujarat, Sikkim, […]

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Travel agencies spend time amid Covid-19 chaos

Zoom, ring lights, stationary bikes and food delivery. To the list of products and services that have found new life because of the pandemic, you can add travel counselors. Travel has become difficult due to the complexity, uncertainty, cancellations, delays, border restrictions and virus testing requirements. As a result, many travelers booking a beach getaway […]

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Florida Travel Agencies Affected by Rise in COVID-19 Cases

ORLANDO, Florida – The recent increase in COVID-19 cases is impacting some local agencies that depend on tourists for their livelihood. What would you like to know Travel agencies say current rise in COVID-19 cases is hurting their bottom line Luis Cruz, of Windermere Travel, says calls have dropped dramatically over the past month The […]

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Travel agencies have a moment amid Covid-19 chaos

Travel has become difficult due to complexity, uncertainty, cancellations, delays, border restrictions and virus-related testing requirements. As a result, many travelers booking a beach getaway or other trips turn to professionals to help them plan. Travel counselors — don’t call them travel agents anymore — are cool again. “With the pandemic, our credibility and our […]

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UAE travel agencies await official green light for issuance of tourist visas

They will be back soon – but with masks. The demand for tourist visas for the United Arab Emirates begins to increase well before the opening date of the Expo. Image Credit: Dubai: Outside of India, tourist visa applications from Lebanon and Jordan have increased dramatically since the United Arab Emirates opened them to all […]

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Global Travel Agency Market Size, Share, Future Opportunities 2028 | Asia World Enterprise, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Central America Travel Services, Regency Travel & Tours – Exclusive Contrive Datum Insights Report

The report provides qualitative and quantitative research data on the global travel agency market. Along with this, it also incorporates the important information into the balanced scenario and the development methods were then adopted by major players like Asia World Enterprise, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Central America Travel Services, Regency Travel & Tours, Adelman Travel Group, […]

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Airline ticket sales by US travel agencies once again exceed $ 4 billion

Air travel information and distribution service provider Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) today released its report of data collected on net sales of ARC-accredited travel agencies last month. It revealed that airline ticket sales in July 2021 were up 947% from July 2020, and was the second consecutive month this year that sales totaled more than […]

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Travel agencies struggle to survive amid protracted pandemic

This photo, taken on July 20, 2021, shows an empty departure terminal at Incheon International Airport, South Korea’s main gateway, west of Seoul. (Yonhap) SEOUL, July 30 (Korea Bizwire) – For Kwon Ji-young, a 41-year-old office worker, traveling abroad is an annual ritual that allows her to take a complete break from the heavy workload […]

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Travel agencies resume operations with strong growth in demand for local travel agencies: TravClan

The survey predicts positive market sentiment with nearly 80% of travel agencies reaching out to new customers. TravClan is conducting a survey of nearly 250 travel agents and small and mid-range consumers across India to identify post-pandemic changes in the travel ecosystem and Indian traveler behavior. After a difficult 2020 and a second wave, the […]

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travel agencies in Korea praise the safety and cleanliness of the Marianas | Business

(MVA) – Leading South Korean travel agencies praise CNMI’s safety and cleanliness measures as the destination launched a travel bubble with the Republic of Korea from July 1, 2021. A CNMI delegation led by Governor Ralph DLG Torres met on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, with business executives from Korea’s three largest travel agencies: HanaTour, Mode […]

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American Airlines sues Saber for the way tickets are displayed at travel agencies

Skift take Good news for lawyers! American is suing Saber – again. Sean O’Neill, Skift American Airlines this week in court Saber in a Texas court seeking to prevent the travel technology company from launching a new way of displaying airfares on its reservation systems on Thursday. American said Saber’s new format for displaying airfares […]

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Tourism stakeholders welcome FM’s loan package for travel agencies, guides

People associated with the tourism industry have praised Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s loan program for travel agencies and tour guides, which has the potential to revive the industry. Rajesh Gupta, president of the Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Federation, told ANI: “We welcome the Centre’s post COVID lockdown programs to boost the tourism industry. The Centre’s […]

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Business travel agencies are restructuring to take advantage of the recovery

Image matters in today’s climate, as travel agencies seek to reassure their customers that they can manage their bookings as economies begin to recover. And corporate travel managers will look to demand assurances from them that they can cope with increased activity as travel restrictions are lifted, especially as governments end their travel programs. financial […]

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The biggest travel agencies: An unusual list for an unusual year: Travel Weekly

When is business travel coming back? It is complicated. While a few Power List agencies have cited pent-up demand for business travel, several factors they believe are preventing them from recovering. But they have also indicated that they have changed the way they view the services they provide. The business model has evolved in response […]

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Indonesian Travel Agencies Offer “Vaccination Tours” To US To Skip The Line

JAKARTA, June 21 (Reuters) – After failing to be vaccinated against COVID-19 at home, Indonesian Muhammad Risqy Putra booked a trip to the United States to be vaccinated there during his first travel abroad since the pandemic. With wealthy countries like the United States rolling out vaccinations much faster, the wealthiest residents of developing countries […]

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Cheap rates and flexible cancellation policies won’t last long, travel agencies say

As Canada slowly emerges from pandemic lockdown measures, reservations and inquiries at Kristin Hoogendoorn’s travel business have skyrocketed. The travel advisor said people flock to winter vacations in warmer climates like the Caribbean, and said Canadians may want to consider booking as early as possible so they don’t miss a thing. Travel agents say the […]

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Online travel agencies were able to maintain their positions in the market, including Booking.com, which remained the number one website

DUBLIN, June 4, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The “Global Online Travel Market 2021” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The report “Global online travel market 2021”, details the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the global digital travel market and provides information on possible future developments in the industry. The health crisis has deeply […]

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Travel agencies diversify in struggle to stay afloat

Travel agency cabins are empty at Incheon International Airport, west of Seoul, on July 20, 2020 (Yonhap) SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) – Kang Soon-young, a 49-year-old man who runs a small travel agency in Seoul’s Gangdong District, converted half the office into a laundromat in April 2020, as overseas travel became nearly impossible due […]

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Travel agencies report increase in bookings, but experts say Canada’s COVID-19 quarantine hotels are holding people back

People walk with their luggage outside Toronto Pearson International Airport on February 2, 2021. Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press As travel agencies report the surge in international bookings, experts and travelers alike say Canada’s requirement for quarantine hotels for returning travelers is the main factor preventing people from taking trips. Major Canadian booking agencies […]

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Travel agencies report increase in bookings, but quarantine hotels are holding people back

As travel agencies report a surge in international bookings, experts and travelers alike say Canada’s requirement for quarantine hotels for returning travelers is the main factor preventing people from taking trips. Major Canadian reservation companies like Flight Center and tripcentral.ca have reported a massive month-over-month increase in bookings since April, with Flight Center reporting an […]

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Thai Travel Agencies Offer COVID-19 ‘Vaccination Tours’ to US

BANGKOK, May 5 (Reuters) – Travel agencies in Thailand are selling coronavirus “vaccine tours” to the United States, as some wealthy Thais grow impatient while waiting for mass vaccinations that are still a month away. amid the country’s largest outbreak to date. The tours reflect global differences in immunization, with the United States and Britain […]

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Ryanair’s price checker further disrupts online travel agencies

The recent introduction by Ryanair of its price checking tool has given another warning shot to online travel agencies (OTAs) selling its fares. Customers can now check the price paid by OTA for their flight directly on Ryanair, allowing them to check for hidden charges or price discrepancies. With many high profile agencies facing a […]

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Even in these roller coaster times, travel agencies are bought and sold: “There are opportunities”

Of the agencies that contacted, “Some travel agency owners and / or independent contractors have chosen to become hosted by Vision Travel and Direct Travel to be able to stay in business and eliminate most of their operational and regulatory responsibilities. Other agencies are interested in our new purchasing formula, however many seem ready to […]

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Are Ontario travel agencies eligible for one-time grants worth $ 10,000 to $ 20,000 with the 2021 Ontario Budget? We hope so

The wording reads: “Examples of eligible businesses include: hotels, motels, travel agencies, amusement and water parks, hunting and fishing camps, and recreation and vacation camps.” . He adds: “Details of the application, including a full list of eligible companies, will be available soon.” He also notes that small businesses that have received the Ontario Small […]

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In-store travel agency closures are on the rise

Covid-19 has accelerated the digitalization of the travel agent model, creating more store closures as in-store travel agencies switch their operations online. It is a means of general survival but a necessary adaptation according to the evolution of consumer preferences. Only 17% of people surveyed globally in GlobalData’s Third Quarter 2019 Consumer Survey said they […]

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Luxury travel agencies merge | Long Island Business News

Two luxury travel agencies have joined forces to better serve the national and international market. # 1 Travel Inc. and Power Travel Inc. have merged to create # 1 Power Travel based on Plainview. Beverly Markman and Matilde Broder, the firm’s co-chairs, say they are combining their lists of contacts and relationships around the world […]

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Amarillo travel agencies see first signs of rebound

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) – Amarillo travel agencies see signs of a rebound after what some travel agents describe as the worst year on record. “Last year most of us ended up working for free,” said Melissa DeFever, travel consultant at Honey Bee Travel Agency. Many people are actively planning their next big trip and, according […]

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US travel agencies and tour operators envision a loss of half a billion dollars

The coronavirus pandemic is expected to leave US travel agencies and tour operators with a loss of half a billion dollars from 2019, according to data compiled by Italian investment firm Finaria.it. The company said U.S. agencies and tour operators are expected to generate $ 63.5 billion in revenue for 2021, a healthy figure but […]

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Business travel agencies can get a welcome boost from transport and energy companies

The launch of a bespoke travel booking platform for ship crews says a lot about where a quick recovery lies. UK Business Travel Startup TapTrip developed Vessul, a business travel and expense report tool designed specifically for the maritime industry. For example, it can help crews arrive on ships on time, with unique features, including […]

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Emirates NDC implementation increases pressure on travel agencies

Emirates recently announced that it is applying a fee of between $ 14 and $ 25 per ticket for bookings made through GDS by July 2021. Emirates’ announcement will be a further blow to travel agents who need to still adapt to New Distribution Capability (NDC) technology. . Most agencies still use the traditional Global […]

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85% of US travel agencies won’t survive the year without help, trade group warns

Skift grip Travel counselors are playing a vital role in the recovery of the leisure tourism sector. But these small, majority women-owned businesses will need help to stay afloat if the travel industry in the United States is to benefit. Lebawit Lily Girma, Skift One of the most affected and often overlooked groups in the […]

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How door-to-door travel agencies are weathering the pandemic

Home-based agencies that stemmed the damage from the pandemic used survival strategies from its onset and continue to rely on those strategies in 2021. “At the start of the pandemic, I realized I needed a plan to weather the storm. First, I reached out to all of my clients who were due to travel in […]

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Local travel agencies impacted by COVID-19 see increased interest

With the recent distribution and administration of the COVID-19 vaccine in Iowa and across the country, local travel agencies that have grappled with the restrictions have seen an increase in travel inquiries and bookings. Local travel agencies in Iowa City are seeing an increase in future travel inquiries and travel bookings as COVID-19 vaccine distribution […]

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How Storefront travel agencies are weathering the pandemic

In the wake of the pandemic, store-front travel agencies are grappling with different issues than their home-based counterparts, including but not limited to having to pay rent or mortgages, as well as staff payrolls. With careful planning, many physical locations are managing to weather the pandemic. THE ADVERTISEMENT “At VIP Vacations, we were able to […]

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UK Corp travel agencies are trying to make sense of post-Brexit business

Travel management companies in the UK report trying to give customers as much information as possible over the past few weeks as Brexit negotiations drag on. The UK left the European Union on January 31 this year, with the Brexit transition period officially expiring on December 31, and question marks remain over work permits, visas […]

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How Chicago Travel Agencies Are Surviving the Pandemic | Chicago News

Airline layoffs, travel bans, quarantine orders – it’s been a calamitous year for the travel and tourism industry. And Chicago’s independent travel agencies, scattered in storefronts across neighborhoods across the city, have been anything but immune. One of them is Venus Travel on West Belmont Avenue, which has long been a staple on the northwest […]