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Travelport signs partnership with UK-based Right Cars

Travelport signs partnership with UK-based Right Cars

Travelport has today announced a new agreement with Right Cars, one of the fastest-growing car rental brands in the industry. Based in Brighton, UK, the company operates in 23 countries, providing car rental services in more than 140 locations including airport terminals.

Rosewood Conversations launches to luxury travellers

Rosewood Conversations launches to luxury travellers

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has revealed Rosewood Conversations, a new, interactive digital platform. The hotel group aims to celebrate its distinctive destinations through the lens of the world’s most distinguished personalities, local tastemakers, and traveller insiders.

easyJet launches new Amazon Alexa skill

easyJet launches new Amazon Alexa skill

easyJet has become the first European airline to launch an Amazon Alexa skill that enables passengers to easily and quickly check their flight status. Skills are Alexa's in-built capabilities that enable users to interact with devices, like Amazon Echo and Amazon Echo Dot, using just their voice.

Sandals signs first ever GDS deal with Travelport

Sandals signs first ever GDS deal with Travelport

Travelport and Unique Caribbean Holidays Limited - trading as Sandals and Beaches Resorts -have announced their first-ever GDS deal. This agreement will now enable agents to compare and select flights alongside Sandals resort packages.

Mobile roaming charges abolished for EU citizens

Mobile roaming charges abolished for EU citizens

Phone users in the EU will see roaming charges abolished from today. New rules mean citizens travelling within the EU will be able to call, text and access data on mobile devices at the same price they pay at home.

Eurowings launches accessible new website

Eurowings launches accessible new website

With a clear structure and enhanced usability for customers with impaired sensory perception and motor skills, Eurowings has gone live with its new accessible website.

Teleste signs frame agreement with Alstom

Teleste signs frame agreement with Alstom

Teleste Corporation has signed a frame agreement with Alstom, a leading provider of integrated transport systems, for deployment of its on-board systems onto Alstom’s trains.