‘New revenue stream in group travel’

Brian Young, G Adventures, says agents should embrace group travel ahead of ABTA event. “Group travel is a fantastic new revenue opportunity for agents,” Brian Young, managing director for EMEA at G Adventures, has said…

Ask the ABTA expert: accessibility

Do you have a burning question you can’t find the answer to? Be it travel trends, a regulatory riddle, or destination dilemmas, send us your query for an expert response. I recently handled a group booking where one…

Business travel news round-up

All the latest business travel headlines. By Jenny Southan. Lufthansa Group launches hand-baggage-only transatlantic fares This summer, Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels Airlines and Austrian Airlines are launching more affordable fares for those willing to travel with…

Truth, Trust and the Future of the Expert

The Travel Covention 2018 will help shape the industry of tomorrow with advice and insight. Truth, Trust and the Future of the Expert has been confirmed as the theme for this year’s Travel Convention, which…

TMCs play vital role in support for overseas…

Research reveals managers’ main concerns. Research by ABTA has found that, although the majority of business trips overseas go ahead without incident, managers’ main concerns for their staff on overseas business trips revolve around potential…

1 in 3 don’t check travel advice before…

ABTA is supporting members to make customers aware of Foreign Office advice. One in three Britons do not check any travel advice before going abroad, according to new research by ABTA.  The travel association is…

Frustration over Brexit talks

ABTA boss outlines issues with talks, writes Sam Ballard. Mark Tanzer, the CEO of ABTA, has expressed the industry's frustration at the lack of progress being made over Brexit. Speaking at the opening of ABTA's…