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GBTA predicts business travel to fully recover by 2024

Business travel recovery in 2021 proceeded at a slower, more cautionary pace than expected from a year ago. However, global business travel spending is expected to surge in 2022 with full recovery expected in...

Confidence in full travel recovery in 2023 increases: Collinson and CAPA

A new survey of global travel industry experts, Asia Pacific Travel Recovery Report, conducted by Collinson and CAPA – Centre for Aviation (CAPA), shows an increase in expectation of travel resumption to pre-pandemic levels...

Pandemic hammered Asia’s tradeshows sector, recovery to depend on market: UFI

UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has released the 17th edition of its annual report on the Trade Fair Industry in Asia, providing a snapshot of an industry reeling from an ongoing...

Optimism abounds for M&E sector in 2022: AMEX

According to the 2022 Global Meetings and Events Forecast, the 11th annual report produced by American Express Meetings & Events, a division of American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), meeting professionals say they are...

Improving travel sentiments among Chinese consumers: Dragon Trail study

The number of Chinese consumers against the idea of travelling amid a pandemic has fallen, and a majority welcomes destination promotion content, noted Dragon Trail International’s fourth semi-annual China Traveler Sentiment Report.

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...