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GLOBAL

TPConnects launches IATA NDC-based SaaS software for global travel agents

TPConnects SaaS-based solution addresses the current problem of 99% of the travel agents lacking their own digital assets...

2 May 2019

GLOBAL

Qatar Airways strengthens ties with Amadeus to maximise revenue, improve customer experience

Last summer, the aviation industry set a new record, with over 200,000 aircraft taking to the skies every day. In a competitive marketplace, airlines are looking for the right technology that enables them to deliver memorable experiences for their customers...

26 Apr 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

Increase in Edelweiss Air flights show European appetite for Cape Town

Edelweiss Air is adding an additional weekly flight between Zurich and Cape Town from October 2018, increasing the number of direct seasonal flights between the cities from three to four a week...

16 Apr 2018

SWITZERLAND

IATA sees record profits for airlines in 2014

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Airlines are expected to post record profits next year, the International Air Transport Association said citing sliding oil prices and mergers for the sector's improving outlook.

13 Dec 2013

SWITZERLAND

Bolivia flight barred from parts of Europe

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Bolivia will file a complaint to UN chief Ban Ki-moon over a move by several European countries to block President Evo Morales's plane from flying over their airspace, the Latin American nation's envoy said Wednesday (3 July).

4 Jul 2013

SWITZERLAND

Profitability forecast from IATA

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: The world's airlines are set to post improving financial results this year, but there are potential storm clouds gathering as the Cyprus crisis raises the risk of new eurozone woes, industry group the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Wednesday (20 March).

21 Mar 2013

SWITZERLAND

Airline profts set to rise again

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: Airline profits will be higher than expected this year and next according to the the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

14 Dec 2012

SWITZERLAND

IATA says airlines will carry 3,6bn passengers by 2016

GENEVA, SWITZERLND: Airline passenger numbers are set to rise by at least 28% in the coming years to hit 3.6 billion in 2016, with China accounting for nearly one-in-four new travellers, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

7 Dec 2012

UNITED KINGDOM

Newspaper sites across Europe demonstrate growth in the past year

LONDON, UK: comScore, Inc has released an overview of Internet usage in Europe, showing 368.6 million unique visitors went online in June 2011 for an average of 26.1 hours per person.

19 Aug 2011