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January 27, 2015 - 04:55 PM ET
Marriott International soon will purchase Delta Hotels and Resorts for about $135 million.
January 27, 2015 - 11:50 AM ET
British Airways and Iberia parent company International Airlines Group has raised its bid to acquire Aer Lingus, the company announced on Tuesday.
January 26, 2015 - 01:40 PM ET
Independent British travel management company Hillgate Travel has launched a cloud-based pre-trip and post-trip management information tool that it developed in-house. MiWay Analytics consists of graphically based dashboards, although users can drill...
January 21, 2015 - 09:55 AM ET
For the 31st time, Business Travel News looks at the executives who most influenced the business travel industry in the previous year to understand the directions in which they have pushed the industry envelope.
January 16, 2015 - 12:25 PM ET
Airbnb bookings are on track to outpace the largest hotel companies within a few years, although the room-sharing platform is unlikely to become a major player in the business travel space anytime soon, according to a research note published on Friday...
January 14, 2015 - 02:50 PM ET
Corporate negotiated hotel rates for 2015 are trending higher than previously forecast in several global regions, according to data provided to BTN by BCD Travel's Advito consultancy.
January 06, 2015 - 03:55 PM ET
Honolulu-based Outrigger Resorts, primarily known for leisure resorts in Hawaii, is developing its approach toward corporate business, particularly as it seeks global expansion and a revamping of its brand structure.
December 29, 2014 - 06:05 PM ET
The average daily hotel rate in November declined year over year in most global regions but was up in the Americas, according to STR Global.
December 18, 2014 - 09:55 AM ET
Commercial cards will be exempted from a forthcoming European Union cap on card interchange fees after all, as the European Parliament announced Wednesday it has backed down from its original decision to block such an exemption. Without the exemption,...
December 17, 2014 - 09:05 AM ET
London-based telecom provider BT Group in 2008 was inclined to select a U.K.-based provider for its global corporate card program, but instead chose Germany-headquartered AirPlus International for its 60,000 travelers worldwide. The move paid off during...
December 16, 2014 - 12:50 PM ET
InterContinental Hotels Group has reached an agreement to acquire Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants for $430 million, and the multibrand hotel giant plans to ramp up Kimpton's growth in the United States and elsewhere.
December 15, 2014 - 01:15 PM ET
Accor has reached an alliance agreement with Chinese lodging company Huazhu Hotels Group that will accelerate development of Accor's brands in China and tie together the two companies' distribution and loyalty strategies.
December 12, 2014 - 03:40 PM ET
Volvo Group strategic purchasing manager for marketing and travel Stephan Hylander is the 2014 Business Travel News Multinational Travel Manager of the Year. He wins the award for breathing new life into his company's airline deals at a time when, along...
December 12, 2014 - 03:25 PM ET
"It feels like the time has come," Conferma co-founder and CEO Simon Barker said of virtual card payments. "The market has finally woken up to the fact that payment is the missing link to driving a full, comprehensive service for customers."
December 10, 2014 - 02:05 PM ET
Average roundtrip airfares in 2015 will decline 5.1 percent year over year, adjusted for inflation and not counting taxes and surcharges, according to a report issued on Wednesday by the International Air Transport Association.