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SAP Concur study reveals eagerness among APAC business travellers to restart trips

Nearly two-thirds of Asia-Pacific business travellers surveyed are raring to go for professional and personal reasons, but they also want flexibility from employers on how their trips will be conducted, according to new research...

76% of business travellers say business travel helps them perform efficiently: BCD Travel

While virtual meetings and remote work are here to stay, business travel and face-to-face meetings remain extremely important. Seventy-six per cent of survey respondents to a survey conducted by BCD Travel in July said...

Sustainability remains a priority for exhibition industry: UFI

UFI has released a new report on the status of sustainability in the exhibition industry, including results from surveys conducted by UFI research partner Explori. Even though the Covid-19 pandemic has severely hit the economy,...

Business travel demand steadily rising, but policies hamper return of international travel: GBTA

More companies are reporting a willingness and actual return to business travel, with domestic travel taking the lead. However, government restrictions on international travel continue to hinder the ability for companies to conduct key...

Sponsors eager to return to in-person events: AIM Group

Half of the leading pharmaceutical and biopharma companies surveyed are ready to sponsor in-person events next autumn, according to a study conducted by AIM Group International. The survey, titled Events in-person, hybrid or digital? Trends...

APAC firms fret over business competition and employee safety in months ahead: SAP Concur

A new study commissioned by SAP Concur about the business impact of Covid-19 and businesses’ resilience has revealed that slowing economic growth, employee safety, and well-being, and increased or new competition, are the top...

Global leaders believe business travel will be more important than ever

As restrictions ease globally, built-up anticipation for business travel is clear, with 81% of global leaders indicating that business travel will be more important than ever to driving success, according to new research from...

77% of frequent flyers in Asia expect to travel in the next 12 months:...

New research released by Collinson’s Priority Pass has revealed that pre-pandemic frequent flyers are ready to get back on a plane, as 77% of travellers in Asia-Pacific expect to travel more in the next...

Three in four are willing to travel for business: GBTA

The Global Business Travel Association's (GBTA) latest poll has revealed that three in four GBTA buyer and procurement respondents feel their employees are ‘willing’ or ‘very willing’ to travel for business in the current...

Business travel gathers momentum; seismic shift to more flexible working arrangements: GBTA

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has found in its recent poll that nearly one-quarter of its respondents have shared that their company has resumed non-essential business travel, or that the company has in...