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|June 22, 2015
Tourism Australia To Relaunch Aussie Specialist Program
Tourism Australia is revamping its award-winning Aussie Specialist Program (ASP), in a move aimed at giving travel sellers globally the knowledge and skills to better promote and sell Australia. Details of the new-look program were unveiled on Monday 22 June at this year's Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE15) in Melbourne. The relaunch follows an extensive review of the global online training program and includes a new digital platform as well as training resources which will be shared by T...
|October 20, 2014
Corporate Travel Management (CTM) Wins Top Australian Agency Award
Corporate Travel Management took the gong for 'Top Australian Agency' in the Abacus International Conference (AIC) Awards ceremony, hosted in Abu Dhabi on Friday, 17 October. The prestigious supplier-voted awards recognise outstanding achievement and performance amongst travel agencies operating in the highly competitive ASPAC region. The awards were part of a three day conference, coined 'Breaking New Ground', hosting over 500 leaders from the Asia Pacific travel industry to debate the lates...
|August 29, 2014
Khiri Travel Sri Lanka To Launch In November
Khiri Travel will launch a new company in Sri Lanka on 1 November 2014. The initiative is a joint venture between Khiri Travel and Sri Lanka-based DMC Luxe Asia. Following the contract signing on 29 August, Khiri Travel Sri Lanka will be a part of the Galle Face Hotel Management Group. Luxe Asia is owned by Galle Face Hotel Management Group, a leading investment group, which owns and operates the iconic Galle Face Hotel in Colombo (1865), Ceylon Hotels Corporation, Kandy Hotels, Queens Hotel ...
|June 12, 2014
China Travel Service Gains Competitive Edge With Amadeus Technology
Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, and China Travel Service (Hong Kong) Limited, one of the largest travel agencies in Hong Kong, today announced a strategic partnership that will see Amadeus provide China Travel Service and its affiliated companies with customised IT solutions. Yeung Chi Kwan, Business Director, Hotel Reservation & Ticketing Centre, China Travel Service (H.K.) Ltd said, "We chose Amadeus not only for their expertise and the strength of thei...
|November 26, 2013
Amadeus Reveals 'Top 3' Business Priorities Of Travel Agents In China
Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, has revealed the 'Top 3' priorities of travel agents in China, following its recently concluded 'Shaping the future of travel in China 2013' series of workshops held in Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai. Over 300 travel agency customers from across China participated in the event to gain and share insights on China's changing travel landscape, and discuss the challenges present and opportunities available. The travel agents a...
|November 11, 2013
Travel Agents Transform Business With New Consulting Services From Amadeus Asia Pacific
Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, today launches Consulting Services, a new initiative to help travel agents in Asia Pacific improve business processes and boost their bottom line. Travel agents today face stiff competition from a growing number of online players, while travellers expect much more than a simple transactional service. Amadeus Consulting Services was created specifically to help travel agents overcome these challenges by providing insight int...
|October 28, 2013
Respecting The Past, Khiri Travel Moves To New Office In Yangon
Khiri Travel Myanmar has moved to a new office in a historically significant part of Yangon, in Bogalay Zay Street. The office is on the first floor of an 80-year old colonial building that was used as a trader's house. Khiri has kept the external colonial look with the interiors being a clever mix of modern functionality, while respecting the past by the retention of red brick walls, wooden doors and a cast iron stairway and gantry. The office is located just around from Strand Road adjacent to...
|August 01, 2012
Amadeus Printmytrip Solution of Choice For 1,000+ Travel Agencies In Asia Pacific
Amadeus has announced that its new web-based Printmytrip solution has been chosen by 1,000 travel agencies across Asia Pacific in just six months since its 2012 launch. Amadeus first launched Amadeus Printmytrip in 2011, and has improved the interface to be entirely web-based following the enormous success of the launch. Amadeus Printmytrip is a complete itinerary management tool that streamlines the creation and delivery of informative, professional and branded travel documentation. Fu...
|May 22, 2012
Soaring Expat Travel Demand Spurs Flight Centre Expansion In Hong Kong
GLOBAL leisure travel specialist Flight Centre is set to open its second Hong Kong store, following strong demand for expatriate travel services at its flagship Central store. Flight Centre has been in Hong Kong since 2009, with leisure travel consultants operating from a dedicated call centre. Since opening the first bricks and mortar store on Caine Road, Central in March this year, sales have exceeded expectations with a high volume of expatriate travel bookings. This has prompted the co...
|December 05, 2011
Expedia Partners Up With Travel Agents In Malaysia
Expedia, the world's leading online travel company, has announced the launch of its Travel Agent Affiliate Program (TAAP) in Malaysia. Through this new service, travel agents will now have access to Expedia's extensive global inventory and can earn commissions on hotels, dynamic packages and activities. As the world's largest online travel provider, Expedia provides travel agents with highly competitive services and access to a top quality travel supply for their customer bookings. Agents who...
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