Technology

Technology

Bird Academy awarded IATA 2018 Regional top performer award

Bird Academy, one of South Asia’s Top-10 2011 IATA- certified Authorised Training Centers, has been awarded the IATA 2018 Regional Top Performer Award at the recently concluded Global Training Partners

Destinations

Merger of getabed and roomsXML forms Stuba

Following their merger, B2B accommodation only specialists’roomsXML and getabed have announced the launch of a new brand, Stuba. Whilst Stuba will be the fresh new identity for the unified group,

Tour Operator

Cleartrip builds Alexa skills for its platform

Adding yet another technological milestone to its portfolio, Cleartrip, India’s leading online travel and leisure activities platform, recently launched its own Alexa skill for the Amazon Echo platform. This will

Travel

Sounds Air enlists Sabre technology to support domestic growth

Sabre Corporation announces a long-term distribution agreement with Sounds Air, which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary. Under this new agreement, Sounds Air will now be able to expand its sales

Tour Operator

roomsXML announces merger with getabed

B2B accommodation only specialists’ roomsXML and getabed are pleased to announce the merger of their businesses. Both roomsXML and getabed are independently owned and have been successfully providing accommodation only

Travel

ixigo launches its revamped hotel booking platform

ixigo uses AI to let travellers personalise their hotel search on the basis of travel style ixigo has announced the launch of an all new hotel booking platform in a

Travel

Emirates sets new record with over 1 million Wi-Fi connections on board

Emirates has set a new record with over 1 million Wi-Fi connections made on board its flights in March alone. During the month, 1,037,016 Emirates customers connected to the internet

Technology

New Sabre Red Workspace rolling out across the globe in local languages

Sabre Corporation is in the midst of a major initiative to upgrade travel agency customers worldwide to the new Sabre Red Workspace, the company’s intuitive point-of-sale tool for travel agencies. The

Airlines

Eurowings makes basic fare available through Sabre

The Lufthansa Group’s low-cost airline Eurowings has expanded its agreement with leading global travel technology provider Sabre Corporation by making its BASIC fare available through the Sabre travel marketplace.  The move will

Technology

ixigo opens new product development center In Bengaluru

Initial focus to be on travel technology innovations for suppliers ixigo expands its footprint in Bengaluru by opening a new product development centre in the city. The centre will focus