17 experts advise on what’s to come this year. Spoiler: Data factors big.
The Innovate Conference for the Advancement of Business Travel offered business travel executives the opportunity to articulate priorities and recommendations.
India introduced a Goods and Services Tax on July 1. Air and rail
tickets are taxed at 5 percent, with business class air tickets taxed at 12 percent.
Rooms in five-star hotels are taxed at 28 percent, with other air-conditioned
hotels at 18 percent and non-air conditioned hotels 12 percent, while hotels
with tariffs below 1,000 rupees (US$15) are exempt. “Small” restaurants are
taxed at 5 percent and all others (including those in luxury hotels) at 18 percent.
Companies registered in India can offset GST against their other monthly tax
liabilities. Companies without GST registration will be unable to obtain
Travel Leaders Group—which operates in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico and has an office in the U.K.—has...
Nordic low-cost carrier Primera Air will begin transatlantic service between the U.S. and both the...
Companies with European Union citizens among their workforce have until May 2018 to ensure their...