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blank Agents Must Take Client Services to New Levels
September 30, 2010 opinion

George Dooley analyzes a new study by Amadeus and forecasts tough challenges ahead for travel agents and airlines. More>>

St. Maarten St. Maarten Tourism Director: Protect Biodiversity From Tourism
September 29, 2010

Regina LaBega, director of tourism for St. Maarten, warned the industry at World Tourism Day that biodiversity is under a serious threat.More>>

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September 29, 2010

Frequent travelers want better quality in-room technology support - and will pay for it.More>>

Nicholas Clayton, President of the Viceroy Hotel Group Viceroy President: St. Lucia, Anguilla Properties to Carry Company’s Weight in the Caribbean
September 29, 2010 On Location

Travel Agent chatted with Nicholas Clayton, president of Viceroy Hotel Group, at a Tuesday-morning breakfast about his company's Caribbean status. More>>

blank Consumer Confidence Retreats From August
September 28, 2010

Influential Conference Board index offers "grim" outlook.More>>

blank IATA Reports Slower Growth In August
September 28, 2010

August demand is down from the 9.5 percent (revised) increase recorded for passenger and 23 percent growth in cargo recorded in July.More>>

Riviera Maya, Mexico U.S. Travel to Mexico Continues to Improve
September 28, 2010

Nearly 15 percent more U.S. travelers flew to Mexico in June 2010 than during the same month in 2009, according to recently-released U.S. Department of Commerce figures.More>>

North Brookfield, Massachusetts How to Vacation in the Fall with Kids
September 28, 2010

For clients who have children, taking time off during the fall can be hard, if not just as necessary as getting away during the summer. Family Vacation Critic shed some light on what parents might consider during the more-deals, less crowded season.More>>

Steve Joyce Choice Hotels' CEO Takes the Plunge on Undercover Boss
September 27, 2010

On CBS' "Undercover Boss," Steve Joyce, president and CEO of Choice Hotels Hotels, was so touched by the hardship of his employees that improvements he made to the hotel franchiser included company-wide policies that help the workers themselves.More>>

Alfonso Sumano Mexico Tourism Official: Agents Big Part of Resurgence
September 27, 2010 On Location

Joe Pike sat down with the new Mexico Tourism Board director of the regional office for the Americas and talked about the key role agents played in Mexico's 2010 rebound.More>>