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American Express GBT opens up more inventory via Booking.com

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has expanded its online accommodation programme, now giving companies and business travellers access to two million-plus properties worldwide as a result of GBT opening up more inventory through its partnership with Booking.com. The expansion will give American Express GBT clients access to special Booking.com Genius rates, which the agency claims will...

Air Monitor predicts stable air fares for 2019

Competition from low-cost carriers on long-haul routes are helping to hold down rates, according to American Express Global Business Travel’s newly released Air Monitor 2019. However, the report finds there are exceptions, including growing demand on North American routes. In contrast, fares to Middle East destinations are forecast to fall from all regions, in both business and economy classes. Ov...