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Business travellers have the healthiest relationships, according to new research

9 months ago Travelling For Business 0
  Those who regularly travel for business are likely to have the healthiest relationships, according to new research that questioned 2,000 business travellers nationwide. The survey revealed that 62 per cent believe that working away from home improved their relationships, while 71 per cent felt that being away from home for work made them appreciate their Read More

Idea Bank to launch mobile coworking space

9 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Idea Bank, Poland’s most innovative bank, well known for its extravagant ideas, such as the mobile ATMs or the banking coworking spaces Idea Hub, has launched a new unprecedented project. Selected Poland’s PKP Intercity trains will feature the Idea Hub Express carriage, the first bank branch on tracks and the first coworking space for travellers. Read More

Norwegian takes low-cost long-haul global with new London-Singapore route from £179

10 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Norwegian will launch a new route from London Gatwick to Singapore this winter as the airline’s growing low-cost long-haul UK network expands into Asia for the first time. From 28th September, Norwegian will operate four weekly flights, increasing to five in the winter, from London Gatwick to Singapore Changi Airport, voted the World’s Best Airport Read More

AccorHotels opens flagship skyscraper hotel in Canary Wharf

10 months ago Travelling For Business 0
AccorHotels today opens its new flagship Novotel in London’s Canary Wharf to guests. The hotel, which represents a £90 million investment from AccorHotels, situated at 40 Marsh Street and at 127 metres high, is one of the tallest buildings in the area, with 360 degree views of London taking in sights including The Shard, the Read More

62% of business travellers admit that absence makes the heart grow fonder

10 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Business travel is the key to a healthy relationship, according to new research. The survey, which questioned 2,000 business travellers, revealed that 62 er cent of people thought working away from home improved their relationships, while 71 per cent felt that being away from home for work actually made them appreciate their loved ones more. Read More

Norwegian to launch new low-cost flights to Seattle and Denver

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Norwegian is continuing its transatlantic expansion by launching two new routes from London Gatwick to Seattle and Denver on sale now from £199. More than 125,000 seats are available on Norwegian’s first route to America’s Pacific Northwest and the only route from Gatwick to Denver. With affordable fares and convenient schedules, Norwegian will give cost-conscious Read More

Business travellers cite fluctuating exchange rate concerns in wake of Brexit

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
New research released today reveals that since the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, currency fluctuations have caused business travellers to go an average of £49.17 over their assigned budgets. While a quarter have managed to avoid exceeding their budgets, and 30 per cent had no budget set, 1 in 3 had exceeded their budget Read More

Hilton Hotels & Resorts debuts new hotel in Saint Petersburg

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Hilton today announced the opening of Hilton Saint Petersburg ExpoForum, marking the debut of Hilton Hotels & Resorts in the northwest region of the Russian Federation. The new-build hotel is part of the ExpoForum Complex, which attracts more than 400 events per year including conferences, corporate functions, shows and sporting events. The opening of Hilton Saint Read More

Is there a doctor on board? 92% of the time, yes!

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
It may sound like a line from a Hollywood script, but in reality, the chances are there will be a doctor on board your flight. Gatwick Airport has analysed its data for passengers travelling on business and found a 92 per cent chance of a doctor or medical professional travelling with work on any given flight, meaning Read More

Strike at Helsinki Airport will have considerable impacts on Finnair flights

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Strike and support actions are planned for Friday, March 10 from 3 pm – 7 pm EET at Helsinki Airport, related to the dispute between the Finnish Aviation Union and the service sector employer union Palta about labour agreements in Airpro Oy. The strike will considerably impact Finnair’s flights on Friday, even though Finnair is Read More