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Discover the Top 10 Destinations for Summer in 2017

LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 08/17/17 -- Whether it''s to discover the ideal meeting place, the perfect hotel, or fantastic cuisine, look no further than Business Destinations'' latest guide, which details the top locations for both summer holidays and corporate travel.One of Europe''s finest destinations to visit at the moment is Berlin, as it offers the perfect combination of activities for travellers, no matter their preferences - be it exploring art, hi ...


17.08.2017

For the ultimate guide to business travel in 2017, look no further than Business Destinations Summer Issue

LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 08/11/17 -- The world is constantly changing, both in terms of politics and demographics; consequently, new areas are rising in popularity. One such destination is Austin, Texas, which has fast become a business hotspot.Between 2000 and 2010, the population of the greater Austin area increased by a whopping 37 percent, although infrastructure has been slow to keep up.The question is: can the state capital evolve so as to meet its soaring population'' ...


11.08.2017

Prime Tricks to Keep Productive On your Subsequent Small business Trip

When others could possibly obtain business enterprise trips appealing due to the fact of free travel and accommodation, all small business travelers worry about is receiving the maximum productivity on their trip. This isn''t specifically uncomplicated. Mainly because they are away from their comfort zone, it may typically get very hard to remain focused and maintain a track of a lot taking place around them. Should you be a enterprise traveler, here are some valuable strategies for ...


04.06.2017

A Business Traveller’s Guide to Munich

Munich is a European powerhouse for business and many of the world’s biggest media, finance, manufacturing and publishing corporations have their headquarters in the city. Boasting a very high standard of living and a fantastic infrastructure, Munich is both an enjoyable and efficient city in which to do business. How to Get There Unsurprisingly given its credentials as a top business city, Munich is incredibly easy to reach from the UK. Five airlines offer about 145 direct flights weekly at c ...


31.05.2017

Top Business Hotels in Tokyo, a Global Business Hub

Tokyo is an amazing city for the business traveller, full of bustling life and energy. The culture is a unique juxtaposition of elegant Japanese tradition and cutting edge, vibrant innovation. So, whether you want a little old-style luxury or are looking for something a bit more high-end urban cool, you’ll find a hotel perfect for you and your needs. For any work trip it’s important to ensure you’ve got all the details covered, everything from arranging your meetings in advance and making sure ...


24.04.2017

Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt features in Business Destinations'' Top 10 Destinations

LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 02/27/17 -- Since first opening its doors to visitors more than 400 years ago, Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt has made guests'' wellbeing and happiness a top priority. Set against the spectacular backdrop of western Austria''s Wilder Kaiser mountains, the five-star resort combines luxury with traditional Tyrolean style to create a one-of-a-kind holiday experience. Boasting luxurious facilities along with rustic charm, Bio-Hotel Stanglwirt' ...


27.02.2017

Biz Airlines Launches World''s First Travel App That Combines Commercial and Private Jet Databases

ORLANDO, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 08/08/16 -- , a business travel company, announces its launch as the world''s first company to combine a commercial and private jet database to help make business travel more time and cost efficient. By creating an algorithm that combines artificial intelligence with user experience, Biz Airlines is able to produce a real cost value that compares the actual flight cost to the real cost of the entire business trip and potential time wasted.According to t ...


08.08.2016

iJET International to Exhibit and Present at the GBTA Convention 2016 in Denver, CO, July 16-20, 2016 (Exhibitor Booth #1659)

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 07/15/16 -- iJET International, Inc. (iJET), a leading integrated risk management solutions provider, will exhibit and present at the Global Business Travel Association () Convention 2016, held in Denver, CO, on July 16-20, 2016.This year at GBTA, the iJET International team will present its groundbreaking new business unit, Powered By iJET, which enables iJET''s B2B2B partners to augment and enhance their own solutions with iJET''s industry ...


15.07.2016

WorldSIM launches a new travel SIM card that ends roaming charges for travellers globally

WorldSIM has made roaming charges within the EU on average 20% cheaper than the EU regulated rate. What’s really impressive is that WorldSIM offers travellers going further afield very low rates as well. From the UAE and Israel, calling back to the UK is only £0.25 per min. In North America rates are as low as £0.15 per minute. Calls from Asia start from as low as 20p. That’s not all, data rates are equally cheap starting at £0.1 per MB. Incoming calls are free in 95 of the most popular destinat ...


31.03.2016

iJET International Appoints Robert Oatman Chairman of Security Intelligence Advisory Board

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/16 -- , a leading provider of integrated risk management solutions, announces today the appointment of a new chairman to its Security Intelligence Advisory Board, Robert "Bob" Oatman. Oatman has served on iJET''s Advisory Board since 2002, and will now assume the role of chairman, where he will oversee the operations of the 14-member group. The announcement comes on the heels of Oatman also being named chair of the Executive Protection ...


22.01.2016

FRHI Hotels & Resorts Introduces Neqta Hotels-A New Lifestyle Hotel Brand for Today''s Chinese Traveler

SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE -- (Marketwired) -- 01/21/16 -- Editors Note: There is an image associated with this press release.FRHI Hotels & Resorts, in a joint venture with China''s Jiangsu Golden Land Group, today announced the debut of Neqta Hotels, a new brand and hotel portfolio consisting of upper mid-scale hotels located in some of the most in-demand destinations across China.(i) The inaugural hotel to fly the Neqta flag opened today in Shanghai''s Xuhui District, close ...


21.01.2016

Acomodeo.com: The First Global Booking Engine for Serviced Apartments Is Now Available Online

Frankfurt, 13.11.2015 - Acomodeo was testing the platforms’ functionality and booking process together with selected experts in the field of business travel for one month to perfectly meet the markets’ requirements. Now the time has come and the boooking platform specialized in Serviced Apartments is available online after the successful testing period. The platform begins precisely where the customer experience throughout the former booking process was not designed satisfyingly: “We transfer t ...


13.11.2015

iJET International to Exhibit and Present at the GBTA Convention 2015 in Orlando, FL, July 25-29, 2015

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 07/27/15 -- iJET International, Inc. (iJET), a leading integrated risk management solutions provider, will exhibit and present at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention 2015, held in Orlando, FL, on July 25-29, 2015.GBTA is the largest annual gathering of business travel and meetings managers, meeting planners, procurement professionals and suppliers in the world with nearly 7,000 attendees participating in education, professional development ...


27.07.2015

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts Continues China Expansion With Swissotel Jinan

SHANGHAI, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/29/15 -- Editor''s Note: There is a photo associated with this release.Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) portfolio, and Nanjing Jin Gao Real Estate Development Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of JiangSu Golden Land Real Estate Development, today announced the development of a new hotel in Jinan, the capital of Shandong Province in eastern China. Joining the distinctive hotel brand''s growing ...


29.06.2015

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts to Unveil Impressive New Hotel and Residences in Istanbul, Turkey

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/15 -- Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release.Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) portfolio, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissotel KozaPark Istanbul, an impressive new property being developed in the city''s fast-growing Esenyurt district.Slated to open in 2019, the project will grow Swissote ...


30.04.2015

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts to Unveil Impressive New Hotel and Residences in Istanbul, Turkey

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 04/30/15 -- Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release.Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) portfolio, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissotel KozaPark Istanbul, an impressive new property being developed in the city''s fast-growing Esenyurt district.Slated to open in 2019, the project will grow Swissote ...


30.04.2015

Swissotel Launches New Vitality Guides

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 03/02/15 -- Editors Note: There is a photo associated with this press release., in partnership with alpine adventurer John Harlin, is celebrating the hotel brand''s very own Vitality Day with the launch of a series of new destination Vitality Guides. Vitality is a Swissotel programme aimed at inspiring travellers to maintain an active and energised body and mind while on the road. The Guides are digital, interactive maps that showcase key attrac ...


02.03.2015

iJet International and AXA Assistance to Showcase Combined Security and Medical Response Solution at Business Travel Show

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 02/23/15 -- iJET International, Inc. (iJET), a leading integrated risk management solutions provider, announced its participation at the Business Travel Show, which will be held 25 - 26 February, 2015 at Grand Olympia in London. This year, as part of the new Responsible Travel Management Zone, iJET will be co-sponsoring an exhibitor stand (B560) with its medical response partner, AXA Assistance, and showcasing their collaborative travel and integrated ...


23.02.2015

iJET International Opens New, State of the Art Headquarters in Annapolis, MD

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/15 -- , a leading provider of integrated risk management solutions, is proud to announce the opening of its technologically advanced, new headquarters in Annapolis, MD. This cutting-edge facility consolidates all of the Annapolis based company''s offices under a single roof to create one Global Integrated Operations Center, a state of the art environment designed for cross team collaboration and efficiency.Designed to foster interaction and team ...


22.01.2015

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 01/14/15 -- Editors Note: There is one photo associated with this press release.Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) portfolio, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissotel Sofia, a new flagship property being developed in Bulgaria''s capital.Expected to open in 2018, this fashionable new hotel will include 200 hotel rooms as well ...


14.01.2015

Swissotel Hotels & Resorts Expands Presence in Eastern Europe

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 01/14/15 -- Editors Note: There is one photo associated with this press release.Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts (FRHI) portfolio, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Turkish developer Garanti Koza to manage Swissotel Sofia, a new flagship property being developed in Bulgaria''s capital.Expected to open in 2018, this fashionable new hotel will include 200 hotel rooms as well ...


14.01.2015

Lanyon Acquires GenieConnect, Leading Provider of Mobile Event Applications

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/11/14 -- Lanyon, the leader in , today announced its acquisition of GenieConnect, a leading provider of for meetings and events. For Lanyon customers, this means a superior mobile experience that allows them to better manage their events, empower their attendees, build loyalty, and grow their revenue. For their attendees, benefits include increased engagement, real-time schedule updates, and a more personal event experience."Leading companies are looking ...


11.12.2014

ALTOUR Joins iJET International and Mantic Points Partnership Program Integrating Customized TRM Solutions

ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- iJET International Inc., a leading operational risk management solutions provider, and ALTOUR Travel, one of the largest independent travel agencies in the world, announced today an enhanced partnership agreement to deliver on Duty of Care Obligations via the joint iJET and Mantic Point solution. The value to ALTOUR clients is a greater ability to make strategic as well as day-to-day travel related decisions with confidence during times of global cr ...


20.11.2014

Lanyon Providing Unilever With Meetings Technology Solutions

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 11/11/14 -- Meetings, events, and travel software leader Lanyon today announced a major agreement with Unilever to increase efficiency, lower risks and reduce expenses for the international consumer goods company''s global meetings program.Known for such iconic brands as Dove, Lipton, Knorr, Ben & Jerry''s, Hellman''s and Tresemme, Unilever is the third-largest consumer goods company in the world with 170,000 employees in 190 coun ...


11.11.2014

Lanyon Named Official Registration Partner at MICE Asia Pacific Exhibition

DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 11/10/14 -- Over 4,000 of Asia''s top meetings, conference, exhibition and event organizers will converge in Singapore, Nov. 13-14, 2014 for the MICE Asia Pacific Exhibition (MICE APAC), an annual event staged by Oliver Kinross and supported by meetings and events software solutions provider Lanyon.U.K.-based Oliver Kinross is an internationally operating business research organization which stages conferences, summits, exhibitions and training workshops ...


10.11.2014

National Car Rental Increases Efficiency for Business Travellers with New Mobile App

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/13 -- Today, thanks to a new mobile application offered by National Car Rental, time-sensitive business travellers in Canada now have enhanced efficiency at their fingertips. The free app offers features designed to provide speed, choice and control to frequent travellers who want to save time and be more productive on the road."Frequent business travellers depend on National to provide the smoothest transaction of their travel day," said Rob ...


20.11.2013

iPass Launches Windows Phone 8 Mobile App for Global Enterprise Wi-Fi Connectivity

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/04/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobile services for and , today announced the availability of . iPass now enables Wi-Fi connectivity for users of Windows Phone 8, along with Android and iOS devices, helping enterprises keep mobility costs down, and mobile worker productivity up in the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) era. Available as a free download from the , iPass Open Mobile for Windows Phone 8 provides employees with seamless connectiv ...


04.11.2013

Luxury Smartphones Look to Wi-Fi for Global Data Roaming

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/29/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobility services for and , announced today that it will supply , the world's foremost manufacturer of luxury communications devices, with global Wi-Fi roaming services for its smartphones.Vertu has three distinct models in its line up, Signature, VERTU Ti and . Every Vertu phone is handmade by a single craftsman at the company headquarters in Hampshire, England, using fine leathers, engineered titan ...


29.10.2013

iPass Introduces New Online Wi-Fi Hotspot Locator for Mobile Professionals

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/09/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobile services for and , today announced the launch of . The new browser based Wi-Fi hotspot locator has a completely redesigned user interface and includes several features that help business travelers make informed decisions about hotspot connectivity. The iPass Hotspot Finder does not require an iPass account, provides visibility to over 1.4 million hotspots in the iPass network and can be accessed fr ...


09.10.2013

Brother Survey Reveals SMBs Could Help Save Thousands on Travel for Unnecessary Business Trips

BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/13 -- released results from its '2013 Collaboration and Process Management Survey,' which found over 50% of respondents are spending money on business travel that they believe could be conducted virtually via web conference.Of the 50% of respondents that travel for internal company meetings or trainings:55% said that they travel at least 2 times a year for meetings that could be conducted using video conferencing59% of respondents said they t ...


16.09.2013

TTNET Offers International Wi-Fi Roaming Service From iPass

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), the global Wi-Fi roaming leader for enterprises and telecom service providers announced today that , a subsidiary of Turk Telekom Group and the largest Wi-Fi network operator in Turkey, now offers unlimited international Wi-Fi roaming services powered by the (OMX) platform.A recent iPass survey on international data roaming revealed that more than 50 percent of international travelers make trips lasting six days or longer, and ...


07.08.2013

iPass Supplies Skype With Global Wi-Fi Network Infrastructure

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobile services for , software companies and , announced today that it will supply Skype Communications S.a.r.l., a global provider of Internet communications software and Luxembourg-based subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) with network infrastructure to expand the reach of Skype WiFi services."A global Wi-Fi network is fundamental to Skype's business to support our large and growing su ...


07.08.2013

Easy Rider Revisited

LONDON, ENGLAND -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/13 -- In 1968 partners in crime Captain America and Billy sat astride their stars and stripes endowed Harley Davidsons and set out across the Arizona desert. Now over 45 years on, Business Destinations journalist Rita Lobo has set upon the similarly ambitious task of documenting the infamous journey of Easy Rider.Each of Rita's weekly instalments will track the same journey that inspired an entire generation of self-proclaimed free spirits. Adornin ...


31.07.2013

AirSprint Announces Newly Structured Fractional Ownership Solutions; Now Fully-Tailored to Travelers' Needs

SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/13 -- Editor's Note: There are two photos associated with this press release.Certainty is more important than ever to business leaders and entrepreneurs. , a private aviation company with offices in both the US and Canada, has restructured its fractional programs making it possible to offer clients more certainty, flexibility and value than traditional charter and management companies. The programs have been designed to allow clients to be in c ...


30.07.2013

AirSprint Announces Newly Structured Fractional Ownership Solutions; Now Fully-Tailored to Travelers' Needs

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/13 -- Editor's Note: There are three photos associated with this press release.Certainty is more important than ever to business leaders and entrepreneurs. , a private aviation company with offices in both Canada and the US, has restructured its fractional programs making it possible to offer clients more certainty, flexibility and value than traditional charter and management companies. The programs have been designed to allow clients to be in co ...


30.07.2013

Surf Air Takes First Flight From Silicon Beach to Silicon Valley

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/13 -- Today, , the country's first all-you-can-fly, membership-based private air service, began daily flights between Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay area. The first flight departed Burbank (BUR) for San Carlos (SQL) at 10:45 a.m."We are thrilled to be able to provide frequent California travellers this groundbreaking alternative for air travel," said Co-Founder and CEO Wade Eyerly. "We've put together a team of industry-l ...


12.06.2013

Zain Jordan to Offer Global Wi-Fi Access Through iPass Open Mobile Exchange

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/10/13 -- (NASDAQ: IPAS), the global Wi-Fi roaming leader for enterprises and telecom service providers, announced today that Zain Jordan, a subsidiary of Zain Group; the pioneer of mobile telecommunications across the Middle East and North Africa, with more than 44 million active individual and business customers, has chosen (OMX) to provide global Wi-Fi access to its international travelers.A recent iPass survey on international data roaming revealed ...


10.06.2013

Surf Air Receives FAA Approval; Private Air Travel Service Ready to Embark on a Revolution

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/03/13 -- The highly anticipated membership-based private air service, , today announced the receipt of its FAA Operating Certificate and a B round of funding led by Velos Partners and Base Ventures. Funding will enable Surf Air to grow its expanding team of industry-leading pilots and customer care associates and scale for future growth."The current airline industry is flawed and bogged down by bureaucracy and red tape -- it's begging for disrupt ...


03.06.2013

Vienna is a Top Destination for Expats

Vienna won some awards as the city with the best quality of life and attracts more and more international experts and executives. A safe environment, modern infrastructure and good health care are attractive for expatriates and turn Vienna into a world metropolis. But where are business travelers, who come for a specific time to Vienna, to be accommodated? Instead of a hotel room, in an exlusive Serviced Apartment, for example. Vienna is a multifaceted city, which combines opposites - on the on ...


07.05.2013

Passport Premiere Spots International Business Class Fare Corrections

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 04/25/13 -- has detected widespread in response to weak demand for elevated fares on several routes. American Airlines, Air France, LATAM, Malaysia Airlines and Swiss all initiated fare corrections of up to 65% for both near and future dated departures. Fare corrections occur when carriers overestimate the true value of their premium class seats and slash fares to avoid empty premium class cabins.On April 9th, American Airlines lowered its already discounted b ...


25.04.2013

Enterprise Holdings Receives Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award From Global Business Travel Association

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 03/28/13 -- has received the 2013 Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award from the (GBTA), honoring the company as a leader among travel industry buyers, suppliers and intermediaries who are delivering best-in-class sustainability programs, products and services.The Sustainability Outstanding Achievement Award -- from the GBTA and the organization's sustainability program -- recognizes Enterprise Holdings' comprehensive, long-term commitment to ...


28.03.2013

Millennial Spending to Boom in Coming Years -- Are Travel and Tourism Companies Ready?

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/18/13 -- The Millennial generation will be the core customers of airlines, hotels, and travel companies in the next five to ten years. Their spending on business flights is projected to reach nearly 50 percent of the total by 2020, and their leisure-travel activity will have a major impact on the travel and tourism industry, according to a new report by .Forward-looking travel and tourism companies can earn the business and loyalty of Millennials (16- to 34-year ...


18.03.2013

AAA Members Enjoy Special Savings at Copley Square

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/13/13 -- From simply savvy travelers to hardened road warriors, Automobile Association of America members can always look forward to saving on trips, meals, tickets, and more. Through April 30, 2013, they can enjoy special savings on comfortable stays at the Courtyard by Marriott Copley Square. "We're always pleased to work with the AAA and offer members special ," said Bernardo Gubert, General Manager "AAA members are some of our best guests ...


13.03.2013

Conde Nast Traveler Announces The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto on 2013 Gold List

TORONTO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/29/13 -- The business of hospitality is one of both service and quality - not only providing what is expected and required, but going above and beyond to deliver an overwhelmingly positive, memorable experience. The elite hotel and resort properties to achieve that gold standard are recognized by Condé Nast Traveler's annual Gold List of the best places to stay in the world. This year's list includes The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto -- the premier downtown hotel ...


29.01.2013

Marriott's Bahrain Luxury Hotel Joins Beach Cleaning Campaign

MANAMA, BAHRAIN -- (Marketwire) -- 12/10/12 -- Marriott Executive Apartments Manama Bahrain, which provides , and Al Gosaibi Travel got together this week to help the community and dedicate one day to clean the beach in Qal'at Abu Mahir fortress, Muharraq. The event is part of Marriott's corporate core values "Spirit to Serve Our Communities" incorporated with the celebration of Marriott Global Customer Appreciation Week 2012, which is currently being celebrated by more than ...


10.12.2012

"Vienna International - International Vienna"

The Vienna Tourist Board, as a member of the World Tourism Cities Federation, is a conference with a positive outlook that reflects well on the Austrian capital of Vienna. Even niche markets, such as the rental of serviced apartments are benefiting and growing as a result of tourism. In September 2012 the founding event of the World Tourism Cities Federation was held in Beijing, where the representatives of 47 different destinations participated. The aim of this association is to positively pro ...


03.12.2012

MobileDay Launches on iPad, Including Skype Audio and VoIP Support for One-Touch Access Into Any Meeting

BOULDER, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 12/03/12 -- , the essential mobile business app for instant one-touch access into any meeting, today announced its availability on the Apple iPad and several new features, including Skype audio support and VoIP support for Talkatone, giving users even more ways to instantly and easily join meetings from their mobile phones and tablets.While traditional mobile users were required to remember long passcodes or write chains of numbers down on scraps of paper, modern ...


03.12.2012

Passport Premiere Spots International Business Class Fare Correction

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/13/12 -- has detected widespread in response to an unexpected decline in demand on several routes. American Airlines, British Airways, Emirates and Qatar Airways have all slashed business and first class fares up to 80% for both near and future dated departures. Elevated fare levels have encountered strong resistance and carriers have been forced to discount business class fares to avoid empty premium class cabins.On November 12th, lowered its already disco ...


13.11.2012

Atlanta Meeting Space Transformed With Full Renovation at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead

ATLANTA, GA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/12 -- The completion of a 14-week transformation of more than 24,000 SF of at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead is announced by Erwin Schinnerl, general manager. The floor-to-ceiling renewal includes ballrooms and prefunction space on the first floor as well as boardrooms and meeting rooms on the second floor of the ."Corporate leaders and meeting planners will find the new space visually beautiful and feature-rich to enhance the business experience for their ...


09.11.2012

The Heathman Hotel Unveils New Meeting and Event Spaces

KIRKLAND, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/15/12 -- Following a comprehensive remodel, , Kirkland's premier, full-service luxury hotel, announced today that four new event spaces totaling 2,000 square feet will open to guests on October 15. The new spaces include a meeting space for luncheons and corporate functions, an intimate dining room, an adjoining larger event space and an expanded fitness center."We're very pleased to reveal our newly renovated and upgraded private dining and eve ...


15.10.2012

ON24 Announces Business Travel Comedy Contest Winner

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/27/12 -- ON24, Inc., the leader in and , today announced that Dhaya Lakshminarayanan, former venture capitalist, is the winner of the "Your Time, Your Life, Go Virtual" comedy contest sponsored by ON24. The contest showcased five of America's funniest comedians talking about ON24's newest research into the problems with business travel. The research, which was conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of ON24, featured results includi ...


27.09.2012

Laugh, Vote and Win

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/21/12 -- ., the leader in and , today announced its "Your Time, Your Life, Go Virtual" comedy contest, which showcases five of America's funniest comedians talking about ON24's newest research on the problems with business travel. The new online survey conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of ON24 revealed that nearly all Americans (94%) believe "bad behaviors" -- from drinking to cheating -- occur among people travellin ...


21.08.2012

ON24 Survey: Work vs. You (and Work Is Winning)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/21/12 -- ON24, Inc., the leader in and , today announced the findings of its online survey of over 2,000 American adults, conducted by Harris Interactive. The "Your Time, Your Life, Go Virtual" survey, which was based on ON24's experience as the provider of virtual alternatives to business travel, was divided into three components to examine attitudes on work, its impact on Americans' lives, and the virtual alternatives available. The ...


21.08.2012

Update: JS Cruiseline Inc. Offers Rewards Program for Both Business and Leisure Travelers

TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/12 -- JS Cruiseline Inc. introduces a , available to both business and . The Traveler's Choice program is touted as the best reward program available for . There is no requirement for credit card pre-authorization, and no additional charges. Business travelers signing up for the Traveler's Choice can eat free for one entire month at any Boston Market. Additionally, travelers can earn hundreds of points with every package booked through JS Cruiseline ...


02.08.2012

National Car Rental Provides Return Alerts to Emerald Club Members

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/12 -- , the premier rental car brand for business travel, today announced the launch of its new Return Alerts to members to enhance efficiency, choice and convenience in their frequent business travel.The new service -- offered to those renting two days or longer in the United States and Canada -- sends an email alert to Emerald Club members four hours in advance of a scheduled car rental return. The alert features the return location address and airport ...


01.08.2012

Personal Security Is International Business Travelers' Top Concern; Many Feel Unprepared for Potential Incidents

BETHESDA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 07/19/12 -- As the business travel industry prepares for its annual conference, the , this weekend, a recent study finds that one in three (31%) international business travelers are concerned for their personal safety. According to the International Business Traveler Study issued by (EA USA), 27 percent are also anxious about potential terrorism or radicalism events. And while nearly three of four (74%) destinations are in Europe, 82 percent of these travelers p ...


19.07.2012

The Ritz-Carlton Gets Ready for Summer With Intrigue You, Intrigue Us Offers in Asia

HONG KONG -- (Marketwire) -- 07/11/12 -- The Ritz-Carlton are set to arouse the curiosity of its fans and guests with its first digital summer promotion "Intrigue You, Intrigue Us" incorporating social media.Guests need look no further for the season's most luxurious escapes around the region with 17 iconic hotels and resorts in exceptional Asia-Pacific locations. With Intrigue You, Intrigue Us, we can help create exquisite moments of delight that will stay with you long after ...


11.07.2012

Attention corporate clients!

viennaresidence is Austria's largest apartment renting portal and offers an excellent range of completely equipped apartments in Vienna for short- and long-term residences. But which benefits do the corporate clients have with viennaresidence - business rental apartments? "There are no apartments available at present". This is a sentence you will never hear from us. We, viennaresidence, are always anxious to afford the best possible service for our customers and to create the pr ...


09.07.2012

Tourism in Vienna is on the Uptake

Individuals in the tourism industry can certainly look back on a successful year. A record number of 11.4 million overnight stays in Vienna constitute the highest figures in history, and it translates into an increase of 5 percent over the 2010 numbers. Special attractions and services are already being planned to make next year just as successful. With a EUR446.7 million net profit from renting out accommodations between January and November 2011, the industry is seeing numbers that are 9.2 pe ...


28.05.2012

Yapta Launches FareIQ Solution for Corporate Airfare Price Tracking

SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/07/12 -- Yapta today announced the launch of , the corporate travel industry's only independent airfare price tracking solution. For the last several months, Yapta has been developing in cooperation with early beta partners, an airfare price tracking solution designed specifically to engage with any back-end corporate travel environment. The launch of FareIQ marks the start of a formal pilot program with early corporate adopters that will enable enterpris ...


07.05.2012

InFocus Illuminates Business Travel With Ultra-Portable IN1120 Mobile Projector Series

PORTLAND, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 03/29/12 -- InFocus Corp., a digital display technology leader and visual collaboration champion, today unveiled its new IN1120 , delivering high brightness and image quality in a lightweight, portable design ideal for business travelers.The new InFocus IN1120 projectors weigh just 3.4 pounds (1.5 kg) in a compact and durable case that easily fits inside a briefcase. Although small in size, these projectors are heavy on features for the sophisticated business tr ...


29.03.2012

National Car Rental's Emerald Club Marks 25 Years of Customer Choice, Convenience

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 03/08/12 -- , the premier car rental brand for business travel, this month celebrates the 25th anniversary of the , the car rental industry's first frequent renter program. The Emerald Club launched on St. Patrick's Day in 1987. Throughout the month of March, fans of can join the celebration by submitting their favorite memories of 1987 -- via anecdotes, photos or video -- for the chance to win a $25 gift card in the "Blast from the Past" sw ...


08.03.2012

National Car Rental Offers Exclusive Access to Toyota Avalon for Emerald Club Executive Members

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 03/06/12 -- , the premier car rental brand for business travel, now exclusively offers the 2012 Toyota Avalon sedan to Executive and Executive Elite members of the award-winning . The 5,000 Toyota Avalons are available for rent at 25 National airport locations through August 2012. The innovative program reinforces National's commitment to provide premium vehicles to frequent business travelers.Emerald Club -- the car rental industry's first comprehen ...


06.03.2012

Enjoy Championship Golf and a Comfortable Stay at Hotel Suites in Charlotte, NC

CHARLOTTE, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 02/16/12 -- In just one decade, the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament has made an impressive name for itself. With memorable performances from the sport's top names, including Tiger Woods, Vijay Singh, and 2011 Champion Lucas Glover, this Quail Hollow golf classic is celebrating its 10th anniversary from April 30-May 6, 2012. For golf aficionados attending this year's tournament, the TownePlace Suites Charlotte Arrowood is proud to offer specia ...


16.02.2012

Business Travel's Industry Experts Are Welcomed to London by Millennium & Copthorne Hotels

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwire) -- 02/01/12 -- The Business Travel Show takes place in London every year, giving corporate travel professionals the opportunity to gather to network, source new suppliers and find out information from industry experts. The show is designed to provide visitors with the most comprehensive range of suppliers, including global brands and innovative new start ups. Situated in the heart of West London, Earls Court Exhibition Centre is within close proximity to M ...


01.02.2012

iPass Expands Wi-Fi Hotspots in European Hotel Conference Centres via Extended Partnership With iBAHN

LONDON -- (Marketwire) -- 01/24/12 -- . (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobility services for both and , today announced that it has expanded its partnership with iBAHN, a worldwide leader in Internet solutions for the hospitality and meeting industries, to cover 225 additional European hotel conference centres as part of the ."The expansion of our successful partnership with iPass is a reflection of the growing demand for bandwidth among conference delegates," said Graeme Pow ...


24.01.2012

ON24 Survey: 92% of Executives Fed Up With Business Travel

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/15/11 -- , the global leader in and , today announced the findings of its survey of 3,756 registrants for this year's , the world's largest virtual events user conference. The survey revealed that an overwhelming 92% of executives think that business travel is failing to improve, with almost half saying it is getting worse or even much worse.When asked which cities they would choose to avoid for a convention or trade show if a substitute virtu ...


15.12.2011

Canadians Aren't Fully Leveraging Mobile Technology When Travelling for Business

REDMOND, WASHINGTON -- (Marketwire) -- 12/05/11 -- Editors note: There is one infographic and one backgrounder associated with this press release.Though Canadians are ahead of the curve with regard to mobile device usage(1), a new survey reveals that today's business travellers aren't fully leveraging mobile applications that may help streamline the travel experience and maximize productivity when away from the office.(NASDAQ: CNQR), a leading provider of integrated travel and expense ...


05.12.2011

Replicon Productivity Index Reveals Business Travel Expenses Are on the Rise

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 08/23/11 -- Despite the lagging economy, U.S. companies are still investing in business travel -- and they're paying more for it. New data from , the market leader in Web-based timesheet and expense management software, shows businesses are spending about $440 per flight, nearly 25 percent more than average domestic airfare of $357, according to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. In fact, airfare makes up for nearly half (40 percent) of a compan ...


23.08.2011

National Car Rental Launches "One Two Free" Promotion for Emerald Club Members

ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 08/18/11 -- is launching its ninth annual One Two Free® Emerald Club promotion, providing registered members the opportunity to earn one free rental day for every two qualifying rentals (of two or more days) with National Car Rental. The promotion runs from Monday, Aug. 22 through Jan. 31, 2012."Our 'One Two Free' promotion is a great way for us to continue rewarding our loyal customers for choosing National for their business and leisure trave ...


18.08.2011

Europ Assistance USA to Join Discussion on Managing Travel Risk at GBTA Convention

BETHESDA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 08/17/11 -- Dr. Eugene Delaune, chief medical officer at (EA USA), assisting corporate customers and their employees when the unexpected happens, will participate in the panel at the 2011 Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention being held in Denver next week.The presentation is designed to help travel managers understand tactical implications of travel risks, educate them on those implications and help them develop a plan that is strategic, systema ...


17.08.2011

iPass Increases Availability of Wi-Fi hotspots at 90 Luxury Hotels in Moscow, Prague, Bratislava, Athens & Saint Petersburg

LONDON -- (Marketwire) -- 08/10/11 -- . (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of mobility services for both and , today announced that it has expanded the iPass in Central and Eastern Europe including Russia with a.s., a specialised service provider of top-class technologies for hotels and business centres."At Mikenopa our mission is to provide five-star service to hotels so they can benefit from additional income or significant operational savings," said Miroslav Hanus, Mikenopa Man ...


10.08.2011

Most German hotels focus on business travel and MICE business

Hamburg Germany - 02 February 2011 Germany is businesslike - Most hotels focus on business travel and international MICE business, over 4,700 in total. In comparison, only 2,800 leisure and holiday hotels exist. Specialized wellness and sport hotels (with professional spa or even medical wellness concepts) are only 230. In total nearly 17,800 hotels are under operation in Germany. Most of them (9,400) are privat runned and without any specialization on target groups. (Source: The Business Targe ...


04.02.2011

Convention International announced an exclusive partnership agreement with MICE-Contact.com

The magazine Convention International, a German MICE publication catering for German speaking meeting planners in Germany and neighbouring countries like Austria, Switzerland and The Benelux, has recently signed an exclusive partnership agreement with the internet platform www.mice-contact.com. This co-op - officially starting in 2007 - is predominantly focussed on Destinations Features worldwide and has been topped out by implanting a sample report (Malta) for better illustration. Business pa ...


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