April 20, 2021

Blue Cube tackles wellbeing for top travellers

Travel management company Blue Cube has introduced a complimentary wellbeing package for its top 100 frequent travellers.

Amex GBT launches meetings platform

American Express Meetings & Events, a division of Amex GBT, has introduced a meetings and events management platform providing a single interface for sourcing small, simple and recurring meetings.

Marriott rebrands its loyalty programme

Marriott has unveiled Marriott Bonvoy, its new loyalty programme that unifies its current schemes under one name.

Turkish Airlines adds Ankara flights from London

Turkish Airlines has commenced a new service from London Gatwick to Ankara, the Turkish capital.

Flybe to be bought out by Virgin-led consortium

Regional airline Flybe is to be acquired by Connect Airways, a consortium comprising Virgin Atlantic, Stobart Group and Cyrus Capital.

Travel buyers start 2019 with bigger budgets

One third of buyers will see an increase in corporate travel budgets in 2019 according to the Business Travel Show.

Radius Travel adds two new partners

Radius Travel has kicked off the year by welcoming two new partners into its global agency network: the UK's Travel and Transport Statesman and Switzerland's Kuoni Business Travel.

Finnair bolsters London-Helsinki services

Finnair will increase capacity on its schedule between London Heathrow and Helsinki this summer by over 20% with the addition of another daily departure and a change of aircraft on some services.

Marginal rise in air fares forecast for 2019

The cost of flights within the UK and Europe are expected to rise by 2% in the year ahead but could drop to some global destinations, according to a new report from American Express Global Business Travel.

Airline partners launch Newcastle-London City service

Flybe franchise partner Eastern Airways will introduce a double-daily service between London City and Newcastle airports this month.