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GBTA: China business travel spend up by 15% in 2014

GBTA: China business travel spend up by 15% in 2014

3 April 2014 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Foundation, the voice of the global business travel industry, today announces the results of its latest GBTA BTI™ Outlook – China report, a semi-annual analysis that relates unfolding economic events at home and abroad to their resulting impacts on China’s business travel market.

GBTA Europe Conference moves to Berlin

GBTA Europe Conference moves to Berlin

15 February 2014 Press Release Travel Events News

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – today announced that its European conference will take place in Berlin, Germany on 12-14 November.

GBTA study finds business travel spending to grow globally

GBTA study finds business travel spending to grow globally

9 August 2013 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

Global business travel spending is expected to rise throughout 2013 and continue its ascent over the next several years, according to the latest installment of the GBTA BTI™ Outlook – Annual Global Report & Forecast, sponsored by Visa, Inc.  Global spending on business travel is forecast to reach $1.12 trillion in 2013, a 5.4% increase from 2012, with travel spend stabilising after a year rocked by worldwide economic and political uncertainty.

Travel Luminaries Converge at GBTA Convention 2013

Travel Luminaries Converge at GBTA Convention 2013

26 May 2013 Press Release Travel Events News

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today announced the speakers for the ‘Luminaries of Travel CEO Panel’ to be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2013, during the GBTA Convention 2013 in San Diego, California.  Philip Wolf , founder and retired chairman, PhoCusWright, will moderate the panel with leaders of major travel suppliers including David Kong , president and CEO, Best Western; Michael Batt , founder and chairman, Travel Leaders Group; and Steve Singh , CEO and chairman of the board of directors, Concur.