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Kuoni launches new video appointment service

Kuoni launches new video appointment service

Travel experts guests can see and talk to about holiday plans will be more important than ever in the new-look travel era, according to Kuoni. The belief has prompted the company to unveil a new video appointment service for luxury holidays.

Amadeus sees revenue fall in first quarter

Amadeus sees revenue fall in first quarter

Amadeus has seen revenue contract by 27 per cent during the first quarter of financial 2020, to €1,021 million. Adjusted profit contracted by 58 per cent, to €141.8 million.

Tripadvisor launches Health for Hotels programme

Tripadvisor launches Health for Hotels programme

Kanika Soni, chief commercial officer, Tripadvisor, said: “At this challenging time, we know Tripadvisor can play a unique role in helping to support the accommodation needs of frontline medical workers who seek out temporary housing."

CMA to block Sabre acquisition of Farelogix

CMA to block Sabre acquisition of Farelogix

Following an in-depth investigation, the Competition & Markets Authority has blocked Sabre’s proposed takeover of Farelogix. The government body argued the deal could result in less innovation in their services, leading to fewer new features that may be released more slowly.