Posts Tagged “Business Travel”

New GBTA Foundation Report Reveals Companies May Lack Safety Services & Visibility Into Business Travel Plans

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New GBTA Foundation Report Reveals Companies May Lack Safety Services & Visibility Into Business Travel Plans

A new Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation report has found that more than three-quarters of business travellers in the U.K., Germany and France agree that their organisations care about their safety while travelling for work.   Conducted in partnership with Concur, the How Traveller Booking Behaviour Impacts Safety study, also found risk management services…

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More Business Travel: The Secret To Professional Success

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More Business Travel: The Secret To Professional Success

Employees see business travel as opportunities to achieve their professional growth ambitions: 47% want to grow the company business, and 38% seek inspiration for their work.   Over two in five (45%) say adding leisure time to a business trip makes them more successful in their business meetings.   New booking.com for Business research reveals…

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Annual CWT Energy, Resources & Marine Travel Forecast 2018

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Annual CWT Energy, Resources & Marine Travel Forecast 2018

  Global corporate travel agency Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) has launched its annual 2018 CWT Energy, Resources and Marine Travel Forecast. The forecast provides a region-by-region analysis and insight into travel conditions for key markets in the coming 18 months.   Speaking to PASA, Peter Brady, Vice President, CWT Energy Resources & Marine, Asia Pacific, CWT highlights…

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Seven tips to successfully mix business travel with pleasure

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Seven tips to successfully mix business travel with pleasure

Author: Concur for PASA.    According to a global study, 83 per cent of people use time on business trips to explore the city they’re visiting and 30 per cent of respondents have added two vacation days to business trips in an increasing trend towards mixing business and leisure, known as ‘bleisure’.[1]   The soft…

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Virgin Australia Launches Flights Between Melbourne & LA

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Virgin Australia Launches Flights Between Melbourne & LA

Author: PASA   Virgin Australia has launched flights between Melbourne and Los Angeles, bringing the world’s best Business Class, ‘The Business’ to the route for the first time.   Flight VA23, operated by the airline’s flagship Boeing 777-300ER aircraft, departed Melbourne at 11.30am and will land in Los Angeles at 9am, meaning business travellers can enjoy a full…

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