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Shape Awards: Honouring the finest in the travel trade

2014 Amadeus Shape Awards[5]

Last night we hosted some of the finest in the travel trade for our first ever Shape Awards (previously Top Awards). The wonderful evening took place at The Pivot, Montecasino on 30 October 2014, and had over 100 people attend. …

Africa’s mobile revolution beckons

Africa's mobile revolution

Technology continues to offer tremendous competitive advantages to travel management companies in Africa that serve the corporate travel market. The recent release of the 2014 Project Neema white paper “Understanding business travel in Sub-Saharan Africa” highlights these opportunities and regional …

Travel predictions for 2015 and beyond

The future of travel

Skyscanner recently published their predictions for travel in 2020, foreseeing that “by the middle of the next decade the travel journey from home to aircraft seat will be almost unrecognisable from the often time-consuming and stressful experience of 2014.” Airports …

New trends in the honeymoon industry

Gone are the days of a just-married couple jumping in a car after their wedding ceremony and driving off into the sunset, clattering cans in tow. Today, your client’s honeymoon must reflect as much of them as they expected their …

AMADEUS E-SUPPORT CENTRE – Benefit from 24/7 access to learning and support

Amadeus launched the Amadeus E-support centre as an innovative 24/7 online support solution designed specifically for travel agencies. Amadeus e-support centre offers the latest in Information Technology including knowledge that will help you identify and resolve the cause of error …

How To: Amadeus Direct Access

Amadeus Direct Access provides you with direct access to the reservation systems of major airlines. Using standard Amadeus entries, you can sell space from the airline’s system and receive an immediate confirmation when you end the transaction. Flights can be …