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GDS Travelport 2021 Trainline arrives at Travelport to become its preferred rail provider

Travelport, a global technology company that powers international travel bookings for hundreds of airlines and thousands of hotel properties, announced a multi-year agreement with Europe’s leading online rail and coach ticket provider, Trainline. As part of the strategic agreement, Trainline’s vast range of aggregated content from … read more

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Tech Email marketers focus on conversion metrics for results

An example is anti-virus solutions that scan all links in emails to protect users against phishing or malware. This can result in opens and clicks being overstated.

The latest iOS privacy updates, or instances of major email providers caching images on proxy servers, can also result … read more

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AA WorldFlight 96% of travelers reads reviews when researching a hotel

According to TripAdvisor, 96% of travelers read reviews when researching a hotel. Today, the guest experience is more visible than ever before. Reviews are front and center for the world to see, whether on dedicated review sites or OTAs. If you provide a great guest experience, a 5-star review is likely your reward.

In How to Respon… read more

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GDS Amadeus Emirates signs new distribution agreement with Amadeus

Emirates has signed a new agreement with Amadeus, extending their partnership to offer the travel trade community more flexibility, choice, and future capabilities.

From 1 February 2022, all trade partners on Amadeus will be able to access Emirates’ content free of surcharge.

The new agreement will also see Emira… read more

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Singapore SIA SITA Air Transport IT insights 2021

While IT budgets have stayed largely flat in 2021, airport and airline CIOs are betting on technology to support their recovery from COVID-19, with a significant increase in spending on digitalization and sustainability as key priorities by 2024. This is according to new findings from SITA’s 2021 Air Transport IT Insights, which represents the v… read more

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GDS Travelport 2021 Travelport delivers new modern retailing tools on Travelport+

Travelport, a global technology company that powers bookings for hundreds of thousands of travel suppliers worldwide, introduced the latest update to its next-generation platform, Travelport+. Now available, these enhanced, modern retailing tools are paving the way to revolutionize travel retail, modernize the booking experience, and make… read more

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UAE Emirates DRCT partners with Emirates to leverage AI-led NDC distribution

DRCT will work with Emirates Airline to boost its New Distribution Capability (NDC) sales. Travel sellers will now be able to book Emirates NDC fares through the provider’s AI-powered products: DRCT Extension, DRCT Search and DRCT API, saving as much as US$14-$25 on the cost of GDS fees per direct booking.

Dmitry Ianishevskyi, Co-Founder a… read more

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GDS Sabre Sabre SafePoint adds travel restriction tracking capability

Sabre Corporation, a leading software and technology provider that powers the global travel industry, announces the expansion of SafePoint, a travel risk management product, to include global travel restriction tracking. Whilst the solution is not limited to a singular event, it provides information regarding the spread of COVID 19 and ne… read more

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