UK Government agrees rescue plan for FlyBe

The UK Government has agreed a rescue plan for regional airline FlyBe, which is facing serious financial troubles.

Europe’s biggest regional airline reported to be at risk of collapse

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is at risk of collapse, according to a Sky News report.

How Instagram has changed the way we travel

InterContinental Hotels has put together a survey looking at how social media has impacted travel, on the tenth anniversary of Instagram.

Virgin Atlantic expands in UK with more summer flights

Virgin Atlantic has announced it will be increasing flights from Manchester, UK to leisure destinations from next Summer.

Focus on smart tourism at World Travel Market

CMW dropped in on World Travel Market, 5 November, where destinations around the world showcased their latest campaigns and news.

New survey reveals business travellers’ top concerns

A new survey by SAP Concur has revealed the most pressing issues to business travellers.

International airlines sign up to new gender diversity pledge

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched a new campaign, 25by2025, which aims to promote gender diversity in the airline industry.

Emirates unveils passport-free facial recognition flying at GITEX

Emirates airline demonstrated new technology at GITEX 2019 that will allow customers to fly with no passport, no boarding pass, and no fingerprints.

Penang welcomes international buyers for familiarisation tour

The Penang Convention & Exhibition Bureau (PCEB) is hosting international buyers for the second edition of its Penang International Travel Exchange (PITE).

The rise of the Asian passport

The creators of the Henley Passport Index say Asia is leading the way in both global economic activity and global mobility, as the US and UK fall down the rankings.

China showcases Australia’s business events

Business events corporate decision makers, incentive planners and trade media from Greater China attended a three day showcase of Australia's destinations, products and experiences.

St Petersburg expands fee-free visas for international delegates

International conference, exhibition, incentive and event delegates from 53 countries visiting St Petersburg will now be able to arrange fee-free e-visas for visits of up to eight days.