Category: Travel News

Expedia Group reaches an agreement to offer Air France KLM flights without GDS surcharge

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From Expedia Group Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 03, 2018 09:00 PM HST   Expedia Group reaches an agreement to offer Air France KLM flights without GDS surcharge     BELLEVUE, Wash., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Expedia Group publicly confirms that its leisure and corporate customers in all European markets (including the UK and Switzerland) will not be charged the Distribution Surcharge levied on Air France (AF), KLM (KL) and Hop! (A5) flights sourced through global distribution systems (GDS) that went into effect on April 1, 2018. This agreement saves Expedia, ebookers and Egencia clients €11 one way or €22 roundtrip when booking flights on AF, KL or A5. In addition, Expedia Group and Air France KLM, along with its selected GDS partners, have committed to collaborate on the integration of new distribution capabilities (NDC) – a technology standard developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).   About Expedia GroupExpedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) is one of world’s largest travel platforms. We help knock down the barriers to travel, making it easier, more enjoyable, more attainable and more accessible. We are here to bring the world within reach for customers and partners around the globe. We leverage our platform and technology capabilities across an extensive portfolio of businesses and brands to orchestrate the movement of people...

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Top Luxury Hotel Design Trends for 2018; 3,000 Hospitality Interior Designers, Architects, Owners, Developers, Operators Gather in L.A. for One of the Biggest Hospitality Design Events of the Year

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From TAL Studio Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 03, 2018 11:04 AM HST   Top Luxury Hotel Design Trends for 2018; 3,000 Hospitality Interior Designers, Architects, Owners, Developers, Operators Gather in L.A. for One of the Biggest Hospitality Design Events of the Year     World leading Luxury Hospitality Industry Influencer, International Hotel & Resort Designer Todd-Avery Lenahan Founder/Principal of TAL Studio Discusses Luxury Lifestyle Hospitality News and Moderates Highly Anticipated Panel Discussion: “Downside of the Design Business – Protecting Your Intellectual Property” LOS ANGELES, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — More than 3000 hospitality industry leaders and 300 + manufacturers and marketers of inventive design elements for hotels, restaurants, spas, casinos, and night clubs will be discussing the latest hospitality industry news and lifestyle hotel trends at the premiere elevated hospitality design conference BD West, Boutique Design West, Los Angeles Convention center April 4-5, 2018. (www.boutiquedesignwest.com) Global industry leader, international luxury hotel and resort designer Todd-Avery Lenahan, founder and principal of TAL Studio (TAL-Studio.com), is a lead guest speaker moderating one of the most highly anticipated discussions affecting the global design industry today; How Not to Sell Yourself Short: Protecting Your Intellectual Property (April 5, 1:30 PM PT) Worldwide influencer of luxury design and elevated experiences for some of the world’s best known luxury brands and as designer to...

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Travelport Worldwide Limited Confirms Date and Time for First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From Travelport Worldwide Limited Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 03, 2018 10:30 AM HST   Travelport Worldwide Limited Confirms Date and Time for First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call     LANGLEY, U.K., April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Travelport Worldwide Limited (NYSE: TVPT) confirmed today that it will host its first quarter 2018 earnings conference call at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) on Thursday, May 3, 2018.  The Company’s earnings results will be released prior to the market opening.  The details of the conference call are as follows: Time:   8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) Telephone Dial-in:   To pre-register for the call, please click the following link and submit the required form: http://dpregister.com/10118537.  Once successfully pre-registered, access details and an individual access code will be provided along with a calendar meeting invitation and reminder. Individuals may call in beginning at 8:15 a.m. (Eastern Time). Presentation: A copy of the earnings slides will be posted on the Investors section of Travelport’s website shortly after the earnings announcement is issued that morning. Audiocast:   As an alternative means of accessing the call, a live audiocast of the presentation and accompanying slides will also be available via the Investors section of Travelport’s website at http://ir.travelport.com/. Please visit the site or click the following link to pre-register: https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/1138/25202. Replay Information:  Shortly after the end of...

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Ravn Air Group’s New DAYover Program Lets Passengers Enjoy a Free 24-Hour Stop in Any Major Hub While Saving on Airfare*

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From Ravn Air Group Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 03, 2018 10:00 AM HST   Ravn Air Group’s New DAYover Program Lets Passengers Enjoy a Free 24-Hour Stop in Any Major Hub While Saving on Airfare*     ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ravn Air Group (“Ravn”), Alaska’s largest regional airline, announced its new DAYover program, where passengers can add a free 24-hour stopover in any major hub*.  Before arriving at their destination, travelers can take advantage of the option to save on airfare and spend extra time in eligible stopover cities and villages. Whether running errands in Anchorage, visiting family and friends in Unalakleet or booking an adventure tour out of Fairbanks, passengers can now book a two-in-one trip which includes one free stop for a 24-hour period, saving up to $100 on airfare**.  “We want to encourage our passengers to make the most of their time traveling in Alaska through Ravn’s new DAYover program,” said Chief Commercial Officer, Derek Shanks. “As Alaska’s hometown airline, we want to make it easier for our passengers to connect with the people and places across our nation’s largest state, and with Ravn’s DAYover program, they can enjoy the option to stop and see all that Alaska has to offer, and save money while doing it.” ...

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Green light for Mosaïculture Gatineau 2018, which can now launch marketi

PRNJ Push Email – Headlines   View in Browser   News From Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions Transmitted by PR Newswire for Journalists on April 03, 2018 09:30 AM HST   Green light for Mosaïculture Gatineau 2018, which can now launch marketing activities outside Quebec     Government of Canada awards $1 million in financial assistance to Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal for the horticultural art exhibit in Gatineau GATINEAU, QC, April 3, 2018 /CNW/ – Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Tourism provides an excellent opportunity for economic diversification at the national and regional levels. The Government of Canada’s investment in cultural, recreational and sports projects is an effective way to support actions that generate significant economic and media benefits in the regions where these events are held. Greg Fergus, Member of Parliament for Hull–Aylmer, acting on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for CED, announced that Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal has been granted $1 million in financial assistance, in the form of a non-repayable contribution, to support Mosaïculture Gatineau 2018’s marketing activities outside Quebec. Founded 20 years ago, Mosaïcultures Internationales de Montréal (MIM) has acquired an international reputation as an expert in the art of mosaiculture. The non-profit organization designs, mounts and maintains mosaiculture exhibitions, gardens and works. The funding awarded through CED’s Quebec Economic Development Program...

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