Posts Tagged “Business”

Keep an eye out for these 5 business travel trends in 2020 and beyond

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Keep an eye out for these 5 business travel trends in 2020 and beyond

Global business travel spending is expected to reach over $1.7 trillion by 2020, according to the Global Business Travel Association. Now is a good time to look ahead and see what’s in store for the business travel sector in 2020 and beyond, both as a way to optimise processes and improve cost efficiency. If the previous…

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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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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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Tulsee Nathu explains how to get the most out of business travel

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Tulsee Nathu explains how to get the most out of business travel

There are two schools of thought when it comes to business travel. For some professionals, traveling for business is a necessary evil, one that takes you away from the comforts of home and loved ones. For others, business travel provides a one-of-a-kind opportunity to visit new places, meet new people and collect memorable experiences (and…

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Narita named best airport for business travelers

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Narita named best airport for business travelers

Narita International Airport in Tokyo was recently named the world’s best airport for business travelers by United Kingdom-based leisure, travel and tourism service provider Globehunters. Based on Globehunters’ research, which includes analysis of 45 of the world’s most popular airports and their essential business travel features, such as passenger numbers, on-time arrival performance, airport parking price, transit time and…

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Best Cities For Business Travel In South America, 2019

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Best Cities For Business Travel In South America, 2019

Extending from the frosty ice sheets of Chile right to Cartagena’s Caribbean coast, South America is a goliath continent. The diverse nations in this beautiful continent are brimming with cities waiting to be discovered by the masses. Some are colonial, while others are cosmopolitan; some are staggering, while some have an increasingly raffish appeal to…

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Amazing Apps To Improve Your Business Travel Experience

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Amazing Apps To Improve Your Business Travel Experience

v In this age of technological innovation, I believe that there is hardly anything which technology cannot experiment with. You say it, and there is a chance that there has been some or the other technological innovation with that respect. So, naturally, you can expect that we have good enough technology to make travelling easier…

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Catalysing economic growth through business travel

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Catalysing economic growth through business travel

In the corporate world, companies continue to uphold the importance of in-person meetings for building and maintaining long-term work relationships and closing business deals. Business travel helps companies expand their business, meet new clients, scope where to market, learn new trends and analyse how others conduct business. World over, business travel is becoming a catalyst…

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8 Ways to Avoid the ‘Bad Health’ Burden of Business Trips

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8 Ways to Avoid the ‘Bad Health’ Burden of Business Trips

“I love traveling for business,” said very few people ever. Traveling, sure: Who doesn’t like a change of scenery and the insights gained from seeing the world with new eyes? But frequent business travel is strongly correlated to a wide range of physical and behavioral health risks. International travel can be particularly problematic for business professionals, exposing…

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This is Asia’s Most Expensive Location for Business Travel

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This is Asia’s Most Expensive Location for Business Travel

Travelling for work is not as easy as it seems. From making hotel reservations to buying flight tickets, business travel isn’t always economical. Cost reduction has always been a priority but at times the expense associated with last minute travel can add up quickly. If you’ll be traveling to Hong Kong for your next business…

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Traveler Beware: Many Of These Business Destinations Can Be Hazardous To Your Health

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Traveler Beware: Many Of These Business Destinations Can Be Hazardous To Your Health

Consumers lined up to buy NP5s and other face masks in Singapore in 2013 amidst a particularly bad run of air pollution. Singapore is one of the world’s most popular business travel destinations. Getty ImagesAFP/GETTY IMAGES Traveling on business to huge markets – especially fast-developing ones in Asia and the Middle East like Delhi, Cairo,…

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Business travel sector cancels 2 billion pesos in spending

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Business travel sector cancels 2 billion pesos in spending

Uncertainty in the Mexican economy has led foreign investors to cancel 2 billion pesos (US $105 million) of spending on business travel, an industry spokesman says. Jaime Salazar, president of the Business Travel Industry Council (Comir), told the newspaper El Financiero that eight foreign companies that had planned to hold large corporate events in Mexico over the…

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Stats: 75% of Business Travelers Take “Bleisure” Trips

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Stats: 75% of Business Travelers Take “Bleisure” Trips

“Bleisure” continues to be a major – and growing – part of business travel. In a new survey by Great Hotels of the World (GHOTW), 75 percent of respondents said that they had extended their business trips for leisure purposes in the past year, in most cases multiple times. The trend was especially frequent among those…

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Business Travel Trends for 2019

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Business Travel Trends for 2019

The corporate business industry is an important component of the tourism industry and the economic development in destinations. This year, a general climate of economic stability, more direct flight options and a robust international meetings sector will bring tremendous growth to the industry and generate millions in revenue. Driven by emerging technologies and shifting habits,…

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