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88% of Small Business Owners Enjoy Business Travel

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88% of Small Business Owners Enjoy Business Travel

Some 88% of Small Business Owners (SBO) enjoy business travel according to the small business travel statistics in a new report by Capital One. As more travel is expected by businesses in 2020, the report offers insights on business travel among small businesses. Small Business Travel Statistics The latest small business travel statistics show that…

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London feed of AajTak airs a travel ad portraying Jammu and Kashmir without PoK

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London feed of AajTak airs a travel ad portraying Jammu and Kashmir without PoK

Even as PM Modi-led BJP government at the centre has proceeded on its endeavour of setting the historic blunders regarding Jammu and Kashmir right, some of the media channels are undermining the efforts by concurring with the Pakistani worldview of Jammu and Kashmir. The London feed of AajTak has displayed a distorted version of the Indian union…

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AAA: Friday Will Be Worst Day For Holiday Travel Around Boston

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AAA: Friday Will Be Worst Day For Holiday Travel Around Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — AAA says Thursday could be the worst day of the year nationwide for drivers trying to return from their holiday destinations. But in Massachusetts, Friday afternoon is expected to be just as bad. Drivers around Boston can expect traffic delays to be 1.5X as bad as they normally are, with 4 p.m. to 6…

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The 20 best gadgets of 2019

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The 20 best gadgets of 2019

Sound and vision: Bose Frames sunglasses. Suki Dhanda/The Observer; assistant and model Preeti Bhambri 1. Wearable tech Bose Frames (£199.95) There’s more than meets the eye to these generic-seeming glasses. The Bose Frames contain a small pair of hidden speakers and sensors on their arms. In addition to music listening, you can use them to receive calls…

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Journeys from your sofa: 10 great travel book gifts for Christmas

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Journeys from your sofa: 10 great travel book gifts for Christmas

Adelie penguins in Antarctica, close to Fortin Sargento Cabral. From Michael Poliza’s new book, The World. Photograph: teNeues/Michael Poliza Elsewhere,by Rosita Boland Doubleday Ireland, £8.99 It’s not entirely a travelogue nor is it a memoir. Rather, it’s the point where the two intersect, and that for me is the essence of enlightening travel. How exactly…

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8 Smart travel gadgets for your winter vacation

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8 Smart travel gadgets for your winter vacation

Winter break is coming up fast. It’s just about time to travel to visit family—or vacation to that ski resort so you can avoid your family. Or maybe you’ve decided to escape to the tropics and avoid everything “winter” entirely. Whatever your plans are, you need to be prepared for travel. Agog Sports SLOPEDECK Skateboard…

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7 Holiday Travel Apps That’ll Let You Jingle Around The World

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7 Holiday Travel Apps That’ll Let You Jingle Around The World

No matter where you’re heading to, traveling can be particularly chaotic throughout the holiday season. But if you have some of the best holiday travel apps downloaded on your phone, then you can jingle all around the world with hopefully a lot more ease. In a few hours, you can be prancing through the door at your…

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Business travel pain points? Read more to find out

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Business travel pain points? Read more to find out

An independent survey commissioned by CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has revealed the two most significant worries that frequent flyers complain of. These are a deterioration of life at home, and increased pressure on colleagues.  As per the research, when it comes to their personal life, 22 per cent of the respondents believe that…

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Why You Need to Consider Buying This Beaten-Down Travel Stock

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Why You Need to Consider Buying This Beaten-Down Travel Stock

Thursday was a terrible day to be a shareholder in Expedia Group (NASDAQ:EXPE). The company suffered a nearly 30% evisceration of its stock price, essentially due in large part to what Expedia says are developments basically outside of its control. Prior to today, the company had packs of bulls supporting its share price, which had generally risen…

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Jodhpur in world’s top 10 emerging travel destinations. Planning a trip?

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Jodhpur in world’s top 10 emerging travel destinations. Planning a trip?

Jodhpur among world’s top 10 emerging travel destinations Photo: Reuters Agra is passe. In India, more foreign tourists now want to visit Jodhpur, than the city of Taj. Don’t take our word for it? Take that of digital travel leader booking.com, which has delved into global booking trends to reveal the top 10 emerging travel…

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Indian passport holder? Now travel to Brazil without a Visa

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Indian passport holder? Now travel to Brazil without a Visa

Brazilia President on Thursday said that Indians will no longer need visas to visit Brazil. (Photo: Reuters) Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday the South American nation will drop its requirement that visiting Chinese and Indian tourists or businesspeople obtain visas. Bolsonaro, a far-right politician, came to power at the beginning of the year…

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The Best Dog Gear For Travel

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The Best Dog Gear For Travel

I have had dogs my entire adult life, and as a travel writer, there are plenty of times I cannot take my dog (or dogs) with me because of the flights, distances or other complications. To compensate, I make it a point to traveling with my dog whenever possible, which means just about every driving trip,…

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From Rs 30K to Rs 2.50 lakh, millennials take loans to travel

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From Rs 30K to Rs 2.50 lakh, millennials take loans to travel

YOLO seems to be the motto the millennials live by. A recent study by IndiaLends, a new-age digital lending platform, found that 85% of individuals who applied for loans of Rs 30,000 to Rs 2.50 lakh for travel purposes were millennials. The study was conducted ahead of World Tourism Day which is celebrated on September 27 and…

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Top 5 Books On Travel To Read

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Top 5 Books On Travel To Read

The success of any travel book is not measured by the awards it wins but in the miles it covers with the readers. Reading a travel book can transform you as a person and your imagination can inspire you to travel miles, hike, drive, fly and swim. We have got to you covered with an…

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