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    ANA Future Promise: Airline unites ESG initiatives

    The post ANA Future Promise: Airline unites ESG initiatives appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. ANA Group has a history of engaging in programs designed to drive social good, and ANA Future Promise unites all of these successful Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives under a forward-looking slogan. Furthermore, in response to changes in demand for air travel and changes in lifestyles and interests, ANA will enhance its focus on ESG, hygiene and cleanliness, and universal values in offering products and services. “ANA Group’s mission is to provide societal benefits in the communities where we operate with our initiatives and to serve as a role model for…

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    How to know the future traveller and develop a ‘customer for life’ approach?

    The post How to know the future traveller and develop a ‘customer for life’ approach? appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In light of recent govt announcements and the following surge in holiday bookings, Tony Evans, CEO of TProfile talks about the post lockdown traveller and their requirements throughout their booking journey.   I’m not going to dwell on the pandemic. It’s been a very tough year and many businesses have sadly fallen, but now comes the news we’ve all been waiting for. The vaccination programme is well underway and people are starting to book holidays again.  Fantastic news most of us would agree so perhaps now…

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    Aviation stares at a bleak future with added restrictions: IATA

    The post Aviation stares at a bleak future with added restrictions: IATA appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that while it is seen that airlines turning cash positive within the year, the near-term picture is bleak. Instead of a boost from the year-end holiday period, there are even more restrictions. Governments tightened borders in a knee-jerk response to a virus mutation. Canada, UK, Germany, Japan and others added testing to their COVID-19 measures without removing quarantine requirements. In other words, they have chosen policy measures that will shut down travel, IATA said. This approach tells us that these governments…

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    Future of business travel post COVID-19

    The post Future of business travel post COVID-19 appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. The global business travel market was able to expand at a CAGR of about 5 percent during 2014 and 2019.  Large-scale development in the travel, hospital and tourism sector, an increase in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startups worldwide, and rapid globalization resulted in more number of people travelling for business.  Then came the year 2020 with rather a lot of false hopes and promises:  the outbreak of one of the most deadliest pandemics in the first half of the 21st century, the COVID-19 or the Novel Coronavirus, first consumed scores of…

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    Covid-induced, technology-enabled innovations reshaping future of business conferences and events

    The post Covid-induced, technology-enabled innovations reshaping future of business conferences and events appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Like many parts of the hospitality and travel industry, the events sector is discovering new and more effective ways of doing business directly as a result of its response to the pandemic. Covid-induced travel restrictions forced a shift to online events and hybrid formats, blending virtual and physical elements. But now event companies, such as leading Asian operator Riviera, are recognising that these new formats and technologies are creating better, more interactive events and are likely to become a permanent feature in future. Benoit C Thebaut, director and co-founder…