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KUALA LUMPUR (May 31): Senior Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali, who is also Minister of International Trade and Industry, and his three children have settled a lawsuit filed by YHA Travel and Tours (M) Sdn Bhd, with the terms of the settlement to remain confidential. YHA Travel attorney Adam Yap confirmed that Azmin also …

Marella Cruises has revealed details of a new hub designed to make the cruising experience easier for customers. Cruise Control is a cruise planner with everything in one place, to get coach customers to sip cocktails on board. Guests will be encouraged to use the hub to provide an API, complete their online check-in and …

Last month the San Francisco Small Business Commission added Castro Yankee Clipper Travel (4115 19th St.) to Legacy Business Register, which recognizes the “long-standing community-serving businesses” that have established themselves in neighborhoods across the region for at least three decades. Currently there are 275 small businesses throughout the city on the register. Yankee Clipper Travel …

Members and friends of the Let’s Travel Club enjoyed a day trip to the Dallas Arboretum on Tuesday, May 4. This trip was the group’s first day trip in over a year. Fortunately, the weather was just about perfect for visiting the gardens: not too hot, not too cold, without rain. The February storm wreaked …

The European Union took new steps on Wednesday to reopen travel to international visitors, with ambassadors from the 27 member states agreeing that people who have received EU-approved vaccines for Covid-19 should be allowed to enter the bloc . They also agreed to relax the criteria on what should be considered a “safe country” from …

Claire Moore, Managing Director of Peakes Travel Elite The industry bible Travel Trade Gazette recently named Peakes to its list of top agency power. Peakes was one of only three agencies in central England to make this prestigious list. More than 400 travel agencies and branches applied for the TTG Top 50 list, from which …

Travel agencies explode against UK government following controversial statements by Transport Secretary Grant Shaps. At a press conference, that is, in the presence of a large number of media, he suggested that travel agents have become a thing of the past. After these comments, ABTA contacted the department for an explanation. “Travel agents make a …

May 10, 2021by Gary Noakes Transportation Secretary Grant Shapps has been bullied on social media for his comments on travel agents. Announcing the traffic light program on Friday, Shapps referred to the reservation with “what people would have called travel agents in the past.” Julia Lo-Bue Said, Managing Director of Advantage Travel Partnership, tweeted, “I’m …

Production and post house Platige image, in collaboration with director Omar Hilal and production house Dejavu, created a spot promoting Dubai travel agency Tajawal. The main character of the 2 minute commercial is a rather tired and tired digital mandrill. The aim of the advertisement was to creatively present the booking application of Tajawal Travel …

Consolidation among travel agencies was intensifying even before the pandemic. And now, more than a year after the start of the Covid-19 crisis, with stretched margins, insufficient liquidity, and buyers and sellers seeking to strengthen their competitive position through mergers, it has become a market active for agencies with capital and willingness to grow through …