UK Government warns UK travellers face extra checks and disruption under no-deal Brexit
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Air travel and road transport between the UK and Europe face disruption if there is no Brexit agreement and UK passengers will have to undergo extra security screening when changing flights in the EU, according to the Government's worst-case scenario.

In a series of documents setting out what is likely to happen in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Government says bus and coach services to EU countries could be suspended and the EU could stop recognising UK aviation safety standards ... Read more
Air France sluit net als KLM deal met Booking.com
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Air France heeft een deal gesloten met Booking.com. Daardoor kunnen reizigers op de website van Air France bij Booking.com een hotelkamer reserveren. Eerder sloten KLM, Transavia en HOP! al een dergelijke deal met de hotelaanbieder.

Een hotelboeking via Booking.com levert reizigers op die manier bovendien ook Flying Blue-miles op. Air France verwacht door de deal haar passagiers een complete reiservaring te kunnen bieden. Via Booking.com zijn circa 29 miljoen accommodaties wereldwijd te ... Read more
UK issues Brexit technical notices for aviation – ACI Europe reacts
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Following the publication today by the UK Government of its Brexit technical notices for aviation in case of a nodeal scenario, ACI EUROPE welcomes the fact that the UK would take actions aimed at minimising disruptions to air connectivity as much as possible.

However, noting the continued uncertainty and risks that such a scenario would still entail, ACI EUROPE considers that it is essential that the UK and the EU27 reach an agreement on the UK's exit terms and a suitable transition - ... Read more
Le soleil n’est pas toujours le meilleur allié de Thomas Cook
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Le tour-opérateur britannique a revu à la baisse ses objectifs bénéficiaires, ce qui a entrané une chute de son cours de bourse de 24 % ! Thomas Cook incrimine la récente vague de chaleur en Europe qui a poussé les touristes potentiels à rester chez eux plutt que de voyager vers les habituelles destinations ensoleillées.

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Iran nuclear deal: Plan put forward to dodge US sanctions
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
THE REMAINING MEMBERS IN THE IRANIAN NUCLEAR DEAL SAY THEY WILL SET UP A NEW PAYMENT SYSTEM TO MAINTAIN BUSINESS WITH IRAN AND BYPASS US SANCTIONS.

The system would facilitate oil companies and businesses to continue trading, without relying on the US-led global market and dollar.

Exactly how the system would work is still being determined.

Earlier this year, President Donald Trump pulled the US from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and re-imposed sanctions.

The Joint Comprehensive ... Read more
2019 Industry Forecast: 9 things to know about the year ahead
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
THE NEWLY RELEASED BCD TRAVEL _2019 INDUSTRY FORECAST_ [1] PROVIDES AN ABUNDANCE OF DATA AND TIPS USEFUL TO ANYONE WITH A ROLE IN SOURCING CORPORATE TRAVEL. THE REPORT OFFERS A GLOBAL OVERVIEW AND SEVEN REGIONAL REPORTS (AFRICA, ASIA, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA, THE MIDDLE EAST, NORTH AMERICA AND SOUTHWEST PACIFIC) THAT DETAIL SUPPLY, DEMAND AND PRICING TRENDS FOR AIR, HOTEL, MEETINGS AND GROUND TRANSPORTATION.

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En résumé, voici les infos du BTExpo 2018
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Dates : Lundi 10 et mardi 11 décembre 2018

Lieu : Les Jeux d'Hiver en plein milieu du bois de la Cambre

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A third of TripAdvisor reviews are fake’ as cheats buy five stars
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS ARE TRYING TO CHEAT THEIR WAY TO THE TOP OF TRIPADVISOR AMID CLAIMS THAT AS MANY AS ONE IN THREE REVIEWS IS FAKE, THE TIMES REVEALS.

An undercover operation by The Times claimed to have caught bed and breakfast hosts trying to buy five-star TripAdvisor reviews - as well as negative reviews of rivals.

The investigation found a thriving online trade in fake TripAdvisor reviews. A glowing five-star review costs $50 on reviewsthatstick.com, a site that operates from a ... Read more
Advito permet de suivre l'évolution des tarifs aériens
Monday, September 24, 2018
Advito lance Airfare Predictor en partenariat avec Air Cube, spécialiste de la business intelligence et de l'exploitation des données. Cette solution permet aux Travel Managers de suivre l'évolution des prix des billets d'avion.

L'application Airfare Predictor permet de suivre l'évolution des prix des billets d'avion. Ces concepteurs, Advito et Air Cube, ont travaillé de concert pour développer un outil qui permet aux acheteurs :
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GERMANY Tour operators head for consolidation, predicts market researcher
Monday, September 24, 2018
The German tour operator market is set for the next round of consolidation due to increasing financial pressures, a leading market researcher forecast at the fvw Kongress in Cologne.

Markus Heller, managing director of market researchers Dr. Fried + Partner, explained that technology-driven price transparency is putting extreme pressure on the package holiday margins of traditional tour operators.

In addition, tour operators - in particular the top three (TUI, Thomas Cook and DER ... Read more