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Wed 27 May 15

Tech reinvention at Creative

Creative Holidays

FINAL tinkering and testing is currently taking place at Creative Holidays ahead of the launch of a second incarnation of the wholesaler’s “revolutionary” online booking website for agents.

Wed 27 May 15

Canadian Tourism Comm rebrand


THE moniker Canadian Tourism Commission is no more, with a new corporate identity and positioning to Destination Canada taking immediate effect.

Wed 27 May 15

Airline market shares shift

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THE Qantas Group’s share of international passenger traffic has declined 8% over the last decade, while Emirates and Virgin Australia have lifted their shares by 5% and 6.2% respectively.

Tue 26 May 15

Two million cruisers by 2020


Cruise Lines International Association says the Australian cruising industry will achieve two million passengers in the next five years - double the previous target of 1 million which was achieved in 2014 (TD breaking news).

Tue 26 May 15

NTA set for restructure


The National Tourism Alliance is facing changes, with the resignation of ceo Juliana Payne after almost five years at the helm of the peak industry representative (TD 02 Nov 2010).

Tue 26 May 15

ATAS to tighten criteria


AFTA is acting swiftly to further strengthen the ATAS accreditation scheme after the collapse of two agencies in recent weeks.

Tue 26 May 15

TD breaking news – One million Australian cruisers in 2014

Travel Daily

Market penetration reaches 4.2% - the biggest in the world.

Mon 25 May 15

Great Lakes next for Evergreen

Evergreen Tours A World of Discovery

EVERGREEN Tours’ brand new Canada, Alaska and USA brochure hit agency racks late last week, complete with new itineraries, experiences and cruise options.

Mon 25 May 15

Luxury lounge for Air NZ

Air New Zealand

AIR New Zealand’s new Sydney lounge (TD Fri) is the first in a wider program which will see the carrier roll out similar concepts across its global network.

Mon 25 May 15

Helloworld web share up

helloworld Experts in Everywhere

HELLOWORLD has moved into the top ten travel agency websites, with the latest figures from Experian Hitwise revealing significant shifts in online share.

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