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CMA promises to improve clarity on hotel booking sites

CMA promises to improve clarity on hotel booking sites

In 2017, the CMA (Competition and Markets Authority) launched a consumer law investigation into hotel booking sites. The investigation focused on hotel booking comparison sites and the clarity of the offers that they present to their visitors. It found a number of...

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Virgin joins bluebiz

Virgin joins bluebiz

Virgin says bon voyage to Flying Co and joins Air France-KLM and Delta’s bluebiz reward scheme. Any flights booked before 1 July will still earn Flying Co miles and any bookings with ground partners before 31st December 2019 will earn miles too, as long as travel has...

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Featured Partner: Travelodge in the City

Featured Partner: Travelodge in the City

With over 550 hotels across the UK, Travelodge are right where business takes you. From Birmingham to Bournemouth and London to Leeds, they offer a great night’s stay at amazing value, wherever you need to be. You’ll find Travelodge in key locations across the UK,...

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Find us at Concur Fusion 2019

Find us at Concur Fusion 2019

We’re delighted to be Gold sponsors at SAP Concur Fusion on 18-19 June at the Royal Lancaster, London. The event focuses on Concur Travel and Expense and, as a Preferred TMC partner, we’ll be there to demonstrate how you can make the most of our expertise to leverage...

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Infographic: Top 10 Gadgets

Infographic: Top 10 Gadgets

Here at Business Travel Direct we embrace technology as we see the value that it can often bring to both organisations and their travellers. With this in mind, we’ve selected 10 top gadgets that you could consider when thinking about your Business Travel…   Click...

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Business Travel Direct in the Press

Business Travel Direct in the Press

We’ve had a busy month here at Business Travel Direct with a number of engagements with the press across a variety of topics and publications. Our Client Partnership’s Director Vanessa Bailey spoke to Apex Aero about changes in traveller booking behaviours,...

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Business Travel Direct team scoops another industry award

Business Travel Direct team scoops another industry award

The Business Travel People Awards recognise outstanding individuals and teams within and across all aspects of the supplier element of corporate business travel management; those whose professionalism and business excellence make them stand out from their industry...

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UK: Strike Closes 6 Scottish Airports – May 23

A 24 hour strike by Air Traffic Controllers has closed six Highlands and Islands airports in Scotland - Inverness, Dundee, Benbecula, Stornoway, Sumburgh and Kirkwall. The strike is in response to a pay dispute. If you are concerned about the effect of this on your...

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UPDATE UK: London Underground Strikes May 17 – 20 Cancelled

***UPDATE 15 MAY 2019: The strikes due to take place over the weekend of 17-20 May have now been called off after LU calling off plans to cut train inspections and preparations.***   The RMT Union has confirmed that there will be a strike of 1000 London...

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Featured Partner: Jurys Inn & Leonardo Hotels

Featured Partner: Jurys Inn & Leonardo Hotels

This month we’re focusing on featured partners, Jurys Inn and Leonardo Hotels. Experience warm, friendly service and modern, comfortable facilities in 45 locations across the UK, Ireland and Czech Republic. Guests can enjoy: Majority of hotels 4 star graded Excellent,...

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Productivity: How to Have a Stress-Free Travel Solution

Learn more about how you can ensure your employees are fit, healthy and productive whilst travelling