u.s. passports & international travel
North Korea Travel Alert
The Secretary of State published a Notice on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 that will restrict the use of U.S. passports to travel into, in, or through North Korea/the Democratic People’...
Hurricane and Typhoon Season 2017 Travel Alert
The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the Hurricane and Typhoon Seasons in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico.Hurricane and ...
Europe Travel Alert
The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This Travel Alert expires on September 1, 2017. Recent, widely-reported incidents ...
Kenya Travel Alert
The State Department alerts U.S. citizens residing in or traveling to Kenya that general elections are scheduled for August 8, 2017.Candidate selection for national and county offices will take ...
Bangladesh Travel Alert
The Department of State alerts U.S. citizens to the ongoing potential for extremist violence in Bangladesh. This Travel Alert supersedes the November 10, 2015 alert and expires on July 22, 2016.Reports ...
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HRS Meetago's Move into the Americas
Hotel solutions company HRS launched its small meetings product Meetago in North America in July and will begin to add South American markets this month. The tool has been live ...
Uber for Business Ups Policy-Control Capabilities
Uber has released a version of Uber for Business that adds more controls for travel buyers to manage employee use of the ride-hailing service.
ARC Volume Increases in July as Average Fare Declines
The consolidated value of airline tickets?including fares, fees and taxes?sold by U.S.-based travel agencies increased 4.1 percent year over year in July to $6.9 billion, according to Airlines ...
Airberlin Files for Insolvency as Etihad Pulls Financial Support
Airberlin has filed with a Berlin district court to begin insolvency proceedings, although it will maintain flight operations via a loan from the German government.
Sabre Installs CTO
Vish Saoji, currently GE Healthcare Digital chief technology officer for software engineering, will become CTO at Sabre on Sept. 5. He takes the job as Sabre moves toward a software as ...
Parexel's Benjamin Park Implements End-to-End Program for Small Meetings
Parexel director of global procurement and travel Benjamin Park's end-to-end small meetings program has realized savings not only by leveraging transient rates for meetings but also by producing soft-dollar productivity ...
How Microsoft's Fidler & Martinez Turned Travelers into Data
Microsoft Travel global employee experience lead Julia Fidler and global travel BI & analytics Marta Rodriguez Martinez have worked together to develop four distinctive traveler personas that represent the company's 75,000...
Dycom's Jennifer Steinke Serves on-the-Move Travelers with Mobile Travel Program
Dycom Industries corporate travel manager Jennifer Steinke was one of the first and continues to be among the strongest advocates for mobile travel programs. Why? "Because I live and breathe ...