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Premium Economy: The Not-So-New Cabin That May Begin to Impact Corporate Travel Policies

The question posed in the headline of a recent Telegraph article caught our attention: “The Death of Business Class? The Rise and Rise of Premium Economy,” it read. Sure, premium…

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Marriott and Starwood Loyalty Rewards Program Are Merging

Almost two years after completing its acquisition of Starwood Hotels, Marriott International is ready to combine its three loyalty programs — Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and Ritz-Carlton Rewards…

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How American Express Global Business Travel Is ‘Keeping Up’ With the Corporate Traveler

Whether you review and edit yours like clockwork on an annual basis or the same old version has been collecting virtual dust on the company’s intranet since 2008, here are…

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The ABC’s of NDC: A Glossary for Understanding the Initiative Taking Off in the Airline Industry

If you’ve been reading up on NDC, the IATA-led project that had a slow start but recently has been gaining momentum, you’ll notice many acronyms (including the two we just…

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Business Travel Management in China: Blending Eastern Technology With Western Policies

The Chinese are spending a massive amount on business travel. In 2015, the People’s Republic of China nabbed the No. 1 spot in total business travel spend, surpassing the United…

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How The 2018 Hurricane Season May Impact Business Travel

This content was derived from an article that originally was published by iJET International The year 2017 was the costliest hurricane season on record, with some estimates reaching over USD…

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Travel Data Protection Will Turn into Opportunities

The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which is coming into force this May, aims to update how personal data for all individuals within the EUis handled and shared….

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How Blockchain Can Transform the Travel Business Industry

With cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple practically making front-page news headlines on a daily basis these days, there is renewed interest in how the technology behind these digital currencies…

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The Hottest New Gadgets for Business Travelers

From the slimmest laptop in the world to a self-propelling carry-on that will follow you around the airport like a puppy dog, there were many new innovations unveiled at the…

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The REAL ID Act: Some Americans May Need a Passport to Travel Domestically in 2018

Editor’s Note: This report was updated on Jan. 9, 2018. Because of ongoing developments, we suggest checking the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) site for any new updates about REAL…

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Be Sure Your Company Is Equipped To Respond To A Major Incident

Within the span of just 30 days, we had some of the strongest hurricanes in living history batter the Caribbean and southern United States, extreme flooding in India and Bangladesh,…

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New Airport Security Measures Take Effect on All U.S.-Bound Flights

From the in-cabin laptop ban imposed in March (and lifted in July) to the temporary ban restricting travel from six countries that took effect in June and most recently Trump’s…