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  • Business Transformation Playbook launched by Singapore Tourism Board

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    The Business Transformation Playbook is recently launched by Singapore Tourism Board, resulting as a resource for travel agents who wish to adopt new business models.       Business Transformation Playbook includes the information on how travel agents may change …

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  • Singapore Tourism Board introduced technology solutions for travel agents

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the National Association of Travel Agents Singapore (NATAS) has recently announced the follow-up initiatives to help travel agents in meeting the changing demands of travellers and tackle manpower-related challenges.       The Travel …

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  • Japanese towns eager to lure foreign tourists via virtual reality videos

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    Governments throughout Japan are eager to lure more international tourists and some of them therefore are trying their luck at smartphone apps and virtual reality videos.   But municipalities, particularly those with lesser-reputed sightseeing spots are optimistic that the virtual …

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  • Lyft will began its fist foreign market in Canada

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    Lyft Inc. is now expanding its business to Canada, marking the first market in cab and taxi transportation outside United States.       The San Francisco-based rival to Uber Technologies Inc. plans to commence its services  in Canada’s largest …

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  • Mobile Friendly VisitTheUSA.com will be the new portal for Brand USA

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    VisitTheUSA.com will be optimized for all the mobile phone use and will gather various different bits of information in a single site.       This new mobile application will contain the direct access to the Brand USA Trip Kit …

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  • Passengers on Saudi Arabian Airlines can now connect to Wi-Fi

    Published on : Wednesday, November 15, 2017

    Saudi Arabian Airlines has rolled out Wi-Fi across the network allowing guests flying to 47 international destinations to connect to its services.   There will be complimentary Wi-Fi for 20 minute segment in Guest Class (Economy) after which there will …

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  • Procurement at Aeroflot Approaching 100% Electronic

    Published on : Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    Aeroflot announces the results of its Electronic Trading Platform (ETP), the company’s digital procurement system, for the first nine months of 2017. During the period 97.11% of tenders were processed through the digital platform.     Every month Aeroflot places …

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  • Work Begins on Bristol Airport’s First Multi-Storey Car Park

    Published on : Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    A £9.5 million car park development commenced at Bristol Airport this week. Construction of a multi-storey car park – the first on the Airport site – is now underway and will create more than 1,000 spaces situated within a short …

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  • Growing Number of African Airlines Deploy SITA’s Passenger Management Solution

    Published on : Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    Air Senegal SA has become the latest airline in Africa to introduce SITA’s passenger services system (PSS) to manage every aspect of their operation – from reservations and pricing to ticketing and departure control.   The airline is one of …

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  • Boeing Pledge to Power Construction of MIT’s new Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel

    Published on : Tuesday, November 14, 2017

    Boeing and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced that Boeing will be the lead donor in the replacement of MIT’s 79-year-old Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel with a new Wright Brothers Wind Tunnel that will be the largest and most …

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  • Trip Advisor flagged three Mexican resorts

    Published on : Monday, November 13, 2017

    TripAdvisor, one of the leading online hotel booking and travel forum has pinioned three Mexico resorts where women have alleged they were sexually assaulted, adding the vague warnings atop the listings of Iberostar Paraiso Maya, Iberostar Paraiso Lindo and Grand …

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  • Royal Caribbean demonstrates the new Excalibur app

    Published on : Monday, November 13, 2017

    During a recent event held at the Broklyn Naval Yard , Royal Caribbean cruises previewed the new Excalibur app designed for the passengers.     The cruise company is intensely working on one of the several pieces of technology through …

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  • Uber collaborates with NASA on flying taxi project

    Published on : Thursday, November 9, 2017

    Uber has signed a contract with NASA to develop a flying taxi software and announced the ambitious plans for the electronic drone-like flying cabs to test flights in LA in 2020.       Jeff Holden, the company’s chief product …

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  • Autonomous Cars in Texas can change urban travel culture

    Published on : Thursday, November 9, 2017

    Texas is planning to have autonomous cars and there are at least 263 companies racing towards autonomous vehicles.       During the summer of 2017, the mechanical engineering department of many companies of Texas conducted a study in which …

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  • NASA Insight Mission, more than 2.4 million names to be sent to Mars

    Published on : Thursday, November 9, 2017

    NASA’s Insight mission scheduled to be launched in May 2018 will have over 1.6 million people signing up with NASA to get their names etched on a silicon microchip that will be carried on upcoming Insight mission and sent to …

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  • For every step of your journey: Travel Apps

    Published on : Wednesday, November 8, 2017

    The digital savvy traveller can easily pick where to head and  how to get there. Through planning and forethought make a difference and experience a relaxing, stress free vacation. These travel apps can plan a lot for you, so be …

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  • Trivago merges with Expedia’s Home Away

    Published on : Wednesday, November 8, 2017

    Trivago announced the merging of Expedia’s HomeAway vacation rental inventory of hotel search platform.     Johannes Thomas, managing director and chief revenue officer at Trivago says of the decision to offer vacation rentals on the platform. The proportion of …

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  • Global Aviation Upgrade Trial Comes To Christchurch

    Published on : Monday, November 6, 2017

    A trial to bring a global aviation navigation upgrade programme to the South Island has been announced in Christchurch today by Airways New Zealand, Board of Airline Representatives New Zealand (BARNZ), Christchurch Airport and New Southern Sky.   The 12-month …

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  • SITA Showcases Tech For Future As Asia Pacific Passenger Numbers Soar

    Published on : Monday, November 6, 2017

    The latest 20-year air passenger forecast predicts more than half the world’s growth will be in Asia Pacific with 2.1 billion additional passengers in 2036, more than double the current traffic in the region*.   Tomorrow, at FTE Asia EXPO, …

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  • Treebo Hotels is launching “InstaConnectWiFi” for the guests

    Published on : Saturday, November 4, 2017

    India’s top-rated budget hotel chain, Treebo Hotels today announced the launch of ‘InstaConnectWiFi’ – a technology feature that would allow the guests to automatically connect to the hotels’ WiFi network at over 50 Treebo properties. InstaConnectWiFi is an innovative solution …

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