YARDLEY, Pennsylvania – Global Traveler launches its annual online charity travel auction March 1. For the third consecutive year, the auction benefits The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; 100 percent of the proceeds go toward the fight to end blood cancers. … January 27, 2013
Compass Edge, a complete online solution provider for independent hotels in Asia has launched its own free Mobile App, “GoHotelsGo” in both Apple iTunes Store and Android Market (Play Store). It provides booking capability of hundred of independent … September 21, 2012
SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership with European channel manager HotelNetSolutions.
Germany-based company HotelNetSolutions provides online … September 15, 2011
A new and exciting TV experience is to be launched at this year’s EIBTM ( www.eibtm.com ), taking the event to a multi-channel platform with an on-site news channel (EIBTM TV) plus an online review of the event (EIBTM TV Online).
Expected to reach … October 29, 2010
PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com is pleased to announce today that it is now accepting PayPal as a fast, secure payment method for its customers in more than 100 countries worldwide.
HotelTravel.com customers will be able to use PayPal when making … October 6, 2010
To be sold this week to the highest bidder, are a series of powerful dot travel domain names described in travel editorials as "the best dot travel website domain names available in one group in the world." Offers are now being sought for a series of … October 4, 2010
Multi-brand hotel operator CHI Hotels & Resorts (CHI) announced the appointment of leading marketing and IT expert Brian Pratt as its senior vice president for distribution, loyalty programs, partnerships, and management information systems, based … September 13, 2010
SINGAPORE – Agoda.com, Asia’s global hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Pricelince.com, now offers online registration, making it easy for hotels to partner with Agoda.
Agoda is one of the fastest-growing online hotel platforms worldwide, … August 25, 2010
World Travel Market, the premier global event for the travel industry, is expanding its technology seminar program for 2010 with the introduction of a presentation theatre on the exhibition floor within the technology and online travel section.
It’s … August 19, 2010
World Travel Market, the premier global event for the travel industry, has expanded its Technology and Online Travel event program with a number of leading organizations taking part including British Airways, lastminute.com, TUI Travel, Google, Yahoo!, … August 12, 2010
World Travel Market (WTM), the premier global event for the travel industry, has launched its new online bespoke accommodation booking service, which includes exclusive allocations and rates.
The new website ( www.world-travel-market-hotels.co.uk ), … August 9, 2010
LOS ANGELES, CA - To celebrate the launch of Green Globe University - the world’s first e-learning initiative for sustainable tourism training - Green Globe Certification is offering its online auditor training course with free auditor registration … August 3, 2010
LOS ANGELES, CA - Green Globe Certification is pleased to launch Green Globe University - a comprehensive online e-learning portal that provides high-quality, web-based training on a global basis.
Green Globe University manages both the training and … July 14, 2010
For meetings industry professionals keen to extend their learning or who missed out on key seminars and workshops during this year's IMEX, the show's organizers have made 53 presentations available for free download on the IMEX website ( www.imex-frankfurt.com/seminarpresentations10.html … July 12, 2010
Record levels of participation occurred in the traditional Bit competition, thanks to totally online integrated voting on Bit Channel, the most popular travel photo and video-sharing community in Italy - a success that confirms Bit as state-of-the-art … February 17, 2010
Agoda.com, a leading Asian hotel booking site and a part of Priceline.com (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced a partnership with Radisson Edwardian Hotels, located in three key locations across England.
With 13 luxury hotels in London, Heathrow, and Manchester, … December 3, 2009
ITB Berlin welcomes teaching staff from around Germany to the teachers’ symposium, which takes place from March 11-12, 2010. The program is now available online at www.lehrersymposium.de . The two-day symposium counts as advanced training and is part … December 1, 2009
Agoda.com, a leading Asian hotel booking site and a part of Priceline.com, today announced a partnership with Carte Bleue, offering Agoda’s French members an additional method of secure online purchase. Operated by Groupement des Cartes Bancaires CB, … November 25, 2009
A first for EIBTM this year sees educational seminars over the three days of the show being evaluated using MeetingMetrics’ online survey and reporting tools.
Those attending any of the 30+ educational sessions will be asked for their comments on … November 19, 2009
Travel trade professionals can gain immense added value for their companies by joining ITB Asia 2009 as a trade visitor. Trade visitor registration for ITB Asia 2009 is available online now at www.itb-asia.com/registration.
With a trade visitor pass, … October 8, 2009
HONOLULU, HI - Extending Hawaii's reach into Asia's meetings and incentives market, the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau (HVCB) is now offering translated online meeting planner guides about the islands for organizations based in Japan, Korea, China, … August 24, 2009
The Seychelles Islands, an otherworldly archipelago of 115 islands in the western Indian Ocean, is an island-hopper’s paradise. Famous for having some of the best, pristine beaches in the world, Seychelles invites one to walk along powder-soft sands … August 3, 2009
UNWTO is excited to announce its third annual online photo competition to commemorate World Tourism Day 2009 under the theme, Tourism: Celebrating Diversity, hosted in Ghana, on September 27, 2009.
The global online photo competition is open to all … June 17, 2009
On May 20, Ryanair will begin phasing out its airport check-in desks and from October 1 will require all customers to check in online in an effort to lower its cost base.
The low-cost carrier also has stopped taking bookings for unaccompanied minors … May 15, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Job.travel, a premium employment site for the hospitality and travel industry, launches in 100 major cities nationwide. Employers and job seekers in cities such as Washington DC, St. Louis, Seattle, and Tucson are now able to take … April 20, 2009
MONTREAL – VIA Rail Canada is pleased to announce that the arrival and departure times for all Québec City–Windsor Corridor trains are now available online at viarail.ca . Customers can access the real-time status of any Corridor train, giving them … April 10, 2009
Sixty-five pages and packed with information… Starting now, journalists can get the latest information on the most important trends and highlights at ITB Berlin directly from the Internet. The dailies can be downloaded at www..messe-berlin.de/vip8_1/website/Internet/Internet/www.itb-berlin/englisch/Media_Centre/Publications/index.html.
Among … March 13, 2009
A mouseclick is all you need to witness the ITB opening press conference live, wherever you are. On Tuesday, March 10, 2009, the opening conference of ITB Berlin will be going live online for the first time. Journalists can also take an active part in … March 5, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - 2Go Media, a cutting-edge Internet media provider with a strong niche in travel, which specializes in online marketing packages for business and service providers, will be a featured exhibitor at the Chicago Home Based Travel Agent … March 5, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – 2Go Media, a cutting-edge, Internet-based media provider introduces effective online marketing packages for real estate experts. Designed and managed by a team of Internet, technology, and travel industry professionals, 2Go Media … March 4, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – 2Go Media, a cutting-edge, internet-based media provider, introduces an effective online marketing product for travel professionals. Founded by Michael Egan, a travel industry icon, 2Go Media provides online marketing packages … March 2, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Job.travel, a premium employment site for the hospitality and travel industry, has recently launched in 50 major cities nationwide. Employers and job seekers in cities such as Long Beach, Cleveland, Honolulu, and Las Vegas are taking … February 12, 2009
NEW YORK, NY - The Africa Travel Association (ATA) announced today that it has launched online registration for its 34th Annual Congress, to take place at the Cairo International Conference Center from May 17-21, 2009. The theme of the event is “Connecting … February 9, 2009
With over half of Indian travelers using the Internet to search for information about destinations aboard, travel operators and tourist bodies need an effective online presence if they are to capture India's early adopters and increasingly-affluent travelers, … December 11, 2008
In response to growing visitor traffic, increased demand for fast access, and up-to-date industry research, IMEX has redesigned its online research library and today officially launches its free Global Data Exchange.
Originally established in 2004 … November 21, 2008
Carlson Hotels Worldwide – Asia Pacific, one of the world’s largest, privately-owned, hotel companies, is now represented on EventBidder.com, a global Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) service used by agency buyers in more than … November 10, 2008
PARK CITY, UT – People seeking to upgrade their vacation with a private home versus a cramped hotel room can now rejoice. Addressing travelers’ needs for a single Web site to search, shop and book vacation rental properties, VacationRoost.com (www.vacationroost.com) … October 15, 2008
With the frantic pace of change that is happening in online travel, businesses face an uphill struggle to keep pace with so many new digital developments appearing on the scene. This year World Travel Market has attracted more travel technology exhibitors … September 22, 2008
SINGAPORE (August 12, 2008) – Online travel sales in Asia will grow about 90% over the next 10 years, say industry experts, with China, India, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Vietnam leading the way. According to exhibitors of the inaugural ITB Asia event, … August 12, 2008
Technological advancement and changes in consumer behavior have meant that the Chinese travel industry has taken huge economic strides recently. OTA’s, hotels and airlines have all benefited from an increase in online bookings from RMB 442 million in … August 1, 2008