Travel Industry This category contains releases covering all aspects of the travel sector including market research reports, industry conferences and award ceremonies, operating statistics, new partnerships, mergers and acquisitions and quarterly financial reports. Also included are announcements regarding revised fare and rate structures, franchise expansions, new routes and new location openings, company structure changes and contracts, and board appointments.

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07 Dec, 2018, 09:39 GMT Wanda Hotels & Resorts Unveils New Brand - Wanda Moments

On 30 November, 2018, Wanda Hotels & Resorts held a launch ceremony and gala dinner to unveil Wanda Moments, a premium mid-scale hotel brand, and...


07 Dec, 2018, 03:29 GMT Rosewood Hotel Group Chief Executive Officer Sonia Cheng Recognized On Bloomberg Businessweek's 2018 Bloomberg 50 List

Rosewood Hotel Group is pleased to announce that its chief executive officer Sonia Cheng has today been honored on Bloomberg Businessweek's 2018...


06 Dec, 2018, 15:14 GMT SKF Consolidates Aerospace Manufacturing in Europe; Proposes to Close Site in Stonehouse

SKF today announces a consolidation of its aerospace manufacturing footprint in Europe. Consequently, and subject to consultation with local unions,...


06 Dec, 2018, 10:18 GMT Mr Green is the Rising Star in Sports Betting 2018

Mr Green has been awarded Rising Star in Sports Betting 2018 at the annual SBC Awards in London. Mr Green launched its first Sportsbook in 2016 and...


05 Dec, 2018, 18:00 GMT Indigo Partners and WOW air Discussions Progressing

Indigo Partners ("Indigo") and WOW air ("WOW") initiated diligence meetings this week in Reykjavik as the initial steps to a potential Indigo...


05 Dec, 2018, 17:12 GMT St Kitts and Nevis Government Reports Record Number of Citizenship by Investment Applications

The St Kitts and Nevis government recently announced that the number of applications submitted in 2018 under their Citizenship by Investment (CBI)...


05 Dec, 2018, 09:21 GMT Sanya hosts 2018 Sanya Forum of Lancang-Mekong River Tourist Cities Cooperation

Themed "An Open and Innovative Lancang-Mekong River for A Future with Win-Win Cooperation", the 2018 Sanya Forum of Lancang-Mekong River Tourist...


05 Dec, 2018, 09:00 GMT UK's Top Cruises of 2018 Announced by Cruise Critic

Cruise Critic, the world's largest cruise reviews site and online cruise community, has announced the winners of its 10th annual UK Editors' Picks...


05 Dec, 2018, 08:12 GMT Agoda and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU to achieve vision 2030 goal of 30 million pilgrims

Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTA), and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of...


05 Dec, 2018, 07:46 GMT Shangri-La and Klook Announce Strategic Partnership to Provide Seamless Guest Experiences and Asian Hospitality

Klook, a world leading travel activities and services booking platform, and Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Asia Pacific's leading luxury hotel group, ...


05 Dec, 2018, 06:23 GMT Finnair Holiday Division, Aurinkomatkat Chooses RateGain for Comprehensive Market Intelligence for Pricing its Holiday Packages

RateGain today announced that they have been chosen by Aurinkomatkat, the tour operator of Finnair, to derive comprehensive rate intelligence for...


05 Dec, 2018, 04:00 GMT United Kingdom comes up as 2018's top destination in Europe

Agoda, one of the world's fastest growing online travel agents (OTAs), reveals United Kingdom as the most-booked destination in Europe for Agoda...


05 Dec, 2018, 00:34 GMT Panasonic Establishes New Consumer Experience Partnership with Raleigh & Drake

Raleigh & Drake, the experience-driven innovator, today announced that it has become the exclusive discovery platform partner for Panasonic Avionics...


04 Dec, 2018, 10:43 GMT Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Named ‘World’s Leading Waterpark’

The Emirati waterpark on Yas Island beats global competition at the World Travel Awards 2018 The World Travel Awards (WTA) has recognized the UAE's...


04 Dec, 2018, 10:00 GMT Finnair Holiday Division, Aurinkomatkat Chooses RateGain for Comprehensive Market Intelligence for Pricing Its Holiday Packages

RateGain today announced that they have been chosen by Aurinkomatkat, the tour operator of Finnair, to derive comprehensive rate intelligence for...


04 Dec, 2018, 10:00 GMT Innovative "Unicorn" Global Travel Services Company Deploys Bright Pattern Contact Center for Omnichannel Customer Engagement

Bright Pattern, a leading global provider of innovative cloud contact center software, announced today that it has been selected by an...


04 Dec, 2018, 09:38 GMT Hainan offshore duty-free policies upgraded: annual allowance up to RMB 30,000, two duty-free shops to be opened

The policies on offshore duty free shopping for visitors to Hainan Island have been adjusted, according to a joint statement made by the Ministry of...


04 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT Finnair Holiday Division, Aurinkomatkat Chooses RateGain for Comprehensive Market Intelligence for Pricing Its Holiday Packages

RateGain today announced that they have been chosen by Aurinkomatkat, the tour operator of Finnair, to derive comprehensive rate intelligence for...


04 Dec, 2018, 07:09 GMT Wirecard and lastminute.com Announce Extended Partnership to Offer Multi-currency Visa Cards for Travelers

- The solution will target around 10 million monthly users of the lastminute.com website - The partnership allows cardholders to load multiple...


04 Dec, 2018, 06:19 GMT Red Planet to Invest up to 22 Billion Yen Into New Hotels Through Japan Joint Venture With GreenOak

Red Planet Japan Inc. (3350:JP) today announced the formation of a joint venture with funds managed by GreenOak Investment Management K.K., the...


04 Dec, 2018, 03:30 GMT Antalya Homes: Getting Turkish Citizenship Became Easier

Turkey has lowered the minimum amount of capital investment required to obtain Turkish citizenship from $2 million to $500,000 while the lower limit...


03 Dec, 2018, 13:00 GMT Yatra.com Preferred Partner of Hotel and Restaurant Association Gujarat for Online Bookings

Yatra Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: YTRA) (OTCQX: YTROF), one of India's largest online booking platforms has been chosen as the preferred online booking...


03 Dec, 2018, 11:49 GMT Aeroflot Affirms Global Leadership: World's Leading Airline Brand and World's Best Business Class, According to World Travel Awards 2018

Aeroflot's leading position in global aviation was affirmed this weekend when it took two top prizes at the Grand Final of the World Travel Awards...


03 Dec, 2018, 11:33 GMT MRG: GLHF.GG - the New Global Esports Community

The abbreviations GLHF GG are globally known among gamers and read Good Luck, Have Fun, Good Game. MRG and Gamingzone Entertainment have chosen these ...


02 Dec, 2018, 09:32 GMT Boeing Delivers its 2,000th Airplane to China's Commercial Aviation Sector

On a tarmac in Seattle on November 30th local time, the Boeing Company completed delivery of a new yet historically important airplane to Xiamen...