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AA Travenews Travel Technology Europe: New date and additional virtual content

After much deliberation and consultation with customers, attendees and industry partners, organiser the BTN Group has confirmed that Travel Technology Europe will now take place from 22-23 June next year. Europe’s leading travel technology event will also transition to a hybrid format for 2021, offering virtual content designed to … read more

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GDS Sabre SABRE segments down by 92 per cent

Sabre sales plummeted more than 90 percent as the difficulties of COVID-19 grounded its airline customers, even as some signals turned slightly better of late. “The COVID-19 pandemic represents the greatest challenge ever faced by the global travel industry and our financial results continue to reflect this reality,” CEO Sean Menke said i… read more

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GDS Sabre Sabre and United extend agreement

Sabre Corporation announced the extension of its global distribution agreement with United Airlines, reinforcing both companies’ commitment to providing travel agents access to United Airlines content globally through the Sabre travel marketplace.

With travel restrictions beginning to lift, Sabre’s technology will enable the … read more

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AA Travenews ATPCO’s NDC Exchange allows more sales channeles

ATPCO announced the addition of new sales channels to NDC Exchange, the only neutral, industry-owned platform that connects the airline ecosystem and helps accelerate the adoption of airline retailing. Farenexus Group, FlightBridge, Onriva, and Winding Tree are new channels that are now in production with NDC Exchange, while… read more

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AA Travenews Accelya acquires Farelogix

Accelya, a leading provider of technology solutions to the global airline and travel industry, announced that it has completed its acquisition of Farelogix, a leading provider of SaaS solutions for airline retailing and New Distribution Capability-enabled commerce. With Farelogix, Accelya will accelerate customers’ digital t… read more

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AA Travenews Study: Youth population to drive online use in Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa will remain the world’s fastest-growing mobile region over the coming years as millions of young African consumers become mobile users for the first time, a new GSMA study has said.

The study reveals that more than 160 million new unique mobile subscribers will be added across the region by 2025, bringing t… read more

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GDS Travelport Travelport launches free COVID-19 smartpoint plugin

Travelport launched the Travelport COVID-19 Smartpoint Plugin. The plugin provides travel agencies with the latest information on government restrictions, lockdowns and safety measures across the globe – all within the agent workflow. It is available free-of-charge to all Travelport customers globally, using Travelport Smartpoint 8.2 or a… read more

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Telecom Airtel Uganda: Airtel's role in sector transformation from telecom to digital

The telecommunication industry in Uganda has registered tremendous growth over the past decade both in terms of increasing teledensity and expanding networks countrywide.

This is due to good stewardship by the regulatory authorities and a conducive environment by Government of Uganda which has liberalized and promoted competition while att… read more

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GDS Sabre Sabre announces leadership staff changes

Sabre Corporation announced important updates to its executive leadership, taking the next critical step toward completing the company’s transformation. These leadership appointments are part of the company’s previously announced strategic realignment of its Travel Solutions business to fully combine Sabre’s airline and agency-focused bus… read more

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