We've got all the latest industry news from the business travel sector, including airline and hotel news, government updates and all the latest tech developments that impact the world of corporate travel.
FCM is monitoring the current novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and the impact on business travellers and will continue to keep clients informed during this active situation.
Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) has expanded its global leadership team to increase its focus on corporate and leisure travel growth.
IHG has announced all 843,000 of its guest rooms will switch to bulk-size bathroom amenities in a bid to reduce single-use plastic in its hotels. The pledge makes IHG the first global hotel company to commit all brands to removing bathroom miniatures in favour of bulk-size amenities – a move which will be completed by 2021.
Pilot strikes could cause delays and cancellations for thousands of British Airways’ travellers over the summer, after the airline lost a High Court bid for an injunction against the proposed industrial action. Read the full story now.
Travellers warned to expect chaos and cancellations at Heathrow Airport this summer, as union announces a series of staff strikes across the airport’s five terminals. Find out whether you'll be affected...
Attended by a mix of travel management companies, travel bookers, travel tech companies and business travellers, the one-day conference had a series of expert-led discussions around some of the issues and challenges in the industry.
The finalists of the IBM iX everywoman in Travel Awards have been announced - including FCM's General Manager, Joanna Greenfield, who's up for the Executive Leader award...
At FCM, we aim to inform our clients of how Brexit may impact their travel programmes. We have set out in this document some key areas of your company’s travel programme that could be impacted.
Virgin Atlantic announced its intention to expand its strategic partnership with The Air France-KLM Group and Delta Air Lines to offer its customers access to the most comprehensive transatlantic route network via an extensive joint venture
This week Anne-Marjut Väänänen, FCM country manager in Finland, participated in the Finnish Business Travel Association (FBTA) event in Helsinki. Anne-Marjut held the opening speech about reporting and indicators in the travel industry.
Diplomatic and economic sanctions have recently been imposed on Qatar by its neighbors Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain as well as Egypt and others.
The nations of Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have announced they are cutting ties with Qatar because of what they claim is the country's ongoing support of terrorism and Islamist groups.