April 13, 2021

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News in brief: Click Travel, VistaJet and more

By Bev Fearis, published 14/10/20 Here’s a round-up of other business travel news this week: VistaJet has launched its new Dynamic Corporate Membership for corporations...

News in brief: TripActions, Finnair and more

TripActions has unveiled a new travel and expense management platform, billing it as “the best thing to happen to finance since the spreadsheet”. Called...

Johannesburg

Johannesburg is South Africa’s largest city and its economic and financial hub. Much of its prosperity is built on mining and many of the industry's leading companies are still based in the city. The city is also strong in the manufacturing, banking, IT, real estate and transport sectors. The ongoing revival of the city centre, plus measures to reduce crime, have improved safety for visitors.

Canberra

Canberra was named Australia’s capital in 1908 as a compromise between Sydney and Melbourne. Today, the city’s main business interests are public administration and security. It is the seat of government and home to numerous national departments and agencies

East Africa

Buoyant economies, abundant resources and a growing population could make East Africa the next big economic success story, and its historic ties to the UK make it a promising prospect for trade cooperation post-Brexit, writes Sasha Wood.

India

India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world and the UK is its third-largest investor. Benjamin Coren discovers the benefits of doing business in this innovative market.

AirHelp names best and worst airlines

Qatar Airways has been named top airline in the world in an annual survey by air passenger rights organisation AirHelp. American Airlines and AeroMexico were ranked second and third out of 72 airlines analysed.

Qatar Airways sets out economy upgrades

Qatar Airways unveiled a new economy class experience at the ITB travel show in Berlin this week, featuring more legroom, enhanced inflight dining and improved wifi access.

World’s most reliable airlines revealed

Japan Airlines has been named the world's most reliable airline in new research from an insurance company.

Qatar Airways launches corporate rewards programme

Qatar Airways has launched Beyond Business by Qatar Airways, a corporate rewards programme in Europe and the Americas.

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