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Flanders: a new hot spot for UK startups with European ambitions

11 months ago Rebecca Jones 0
Belgium’s northern region is fertile ground for tech entrepreneurs A growing number of UK start-ups are expanding their business activities on an international scale and at an accelerating pace. A mere two-hour train ride away, Flanders – the autonomous northern region of Belgium – goes to great lengths to accommodate these internationalising businesses in a Read More

Hilton launches Digital Key in the UK

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Ever dreamed of tucking into breakfast in bed without having to get up to let in room service? Well, now you can. Today, Hilton further underlines its commitment to being the world’s most innovative hotel company by launching Digital Key in nearly 10 hotels across the UK. By the end of 2017, Hilton will roll out its industry-leading technology to Read More

Norwegian to give free long-haul flights and upgrades to frequent fliers in 2018

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Low-cost airline Norwegian’s loyalty programme Norwegian Reward is now giving its most frequent flying members in 2017 a free return flight or upgrade to its Premium cabin on any long-haul route for travel in 2018. Norwegian has grown to become Gatwick Airport’s second largest long-haul airline, exclusively operating brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft on Read More

Key to remote working

11 months ago Rebecca Jones 0
With new ways of working come new challenges, particularly for those managing a remote workforce. A new survey from global workspace provider Regus has identified the expectations of today’s financial services workforce relating to flexible working and performance. Regus surveyed professionals across the UK to understand attitudes towards remote working reporting and management. Results show Read More

Helsinki Airport best connected airport in Northern Europe

11 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Helsinki Airport, operated by Finavia, is the best connected airport in Northern Europe. According to the findings of Airports Council International’s (ACI) Airport Industry Connectivity report, Helsinki Airport is highly competitive operation that offers a wide network of destinations and attracts a high proportion of transit passengers. Ranked highest in the ACI Europe report are Read More

Norwegian loyalty scheme launches new points-earning family accounts

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Low-cost airline Norwegian’s loyalty programme, Norwegian Reward has introduced a new feature which allows groups of families and friends to jointly earn and spend CashPoints. The brand-new Reward Family Account makes it easier for members to pool CashPoints together which can then be spent to reduce the cost of Norwegian flights. Norwegian Reward is an Read More

Over half of workers say remote working reboots concentration

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
Remote working improves productivity levels by offering business people a much-needed change of scenery. According to research, the flexible workspace provider, over half of global workers suffering from symptoms of cabin fever find relief by varying their work environment. To find out some of the reasons more and more people are choosing to work remotely, Read More

Helsinki Airport gets a new iconic entrance

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
The next phase of Finavia’s gigantic investment at Helsinki Airport will begin when the airport’s check-in and arrivals halls and public transport connections are revamped. At the beginning of 2020, a completely new area serving air passengers will be completed in front of the current terminal. Finavia organised an architectural competition for the expansion of Read More

Norwegian launches flights from Rome to the U.S.

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
$189 one-way introductory fares to Rome from New York City/Newark, Los Angeles and Oakland/San Francisco. Norwegian today announced it will launch flights from Rome to three cities in the United States – Los Angeles, New York City/Newark and Oakland/San Francisco from November. Rome will be the airline’s seventh long-haul European destination served from the U.S. Read More

Emirates’ new First Class product to be unveiled in November

12 months ago Travelling For Business 0
New First Class cabin, offering 6 instead of 8 private suites, will debut on a Boeing 777-300ER. Emirates today confirmed that its new First Class product will be showcased at the Dubai Air Show in November. Making its debut onboard a Boeing 777-300ER, Emirates’ new First Class cabin will feature 6 private suites laid out Read More