World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) and International Air Transport Association (IATA) are partnering to achieve the benefits of biometrics and deliver traveller digital identity management throughout the travel and tourism sector for a seamless passenger experience.
NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organisation, previewed a line-up of the major sporting events taking place this summer as New York City’s busiest travel season arrives.
Radisson Hotel Group has formed a new partnership with MakeMyTrip, a leading online travel agency in India.
Scotland’s national tourism organisation, VisitScotland, is encouraging visitors, especially young people, to travel to the Scottish Borders by train this summer to experience the region’s annual Common Ridings and festivals.
A new shared transfer platform, named Kariba Transfer Schedule, has been introduced in Zimbabwe to make it both easier and more affordable for tour operators and travel agents to book transfers for their clients.
Australian operators who register for World Youth and Student Travel Conference (WYSTC) will automatically be added to Tourism Australia’s Australian Village.
New York City (NCY) non-profit think tank, Center for an Urban Future (CUF), says the city has emerged as a leading hub for the travel tech sector.
Norwegian travel agency chain, G Travel, has entered into a new multi-year technology and content agreement with travel commerce platform, Travelport.
United Airlines is working with national animal welfare organisation, American Humane, to improve the wellbeing of all pets travelling on the US carrier.
Phocuswright, a US-headquartered global travel industry research authority, suggests US consumers are ripe for a more personalised experiences while making online travel arrangements.