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March 1, 2024

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Why Railway Is the Future of Global Business Travel?

The world of railway travel is on the brink of a monumental shift, heralding an era of sustainability, efficiency, and luxury that promises to redefine the passenger experience. From the desert sands of the United Arab Emirates to the bustling cities of India and the historic railways of the United Kingdom, the global travel industry is embracing a future where trains play a central role in our quest for greener, faster, and more connected forms of transportation.

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US Proposes to Strengthen Airline Passenger Wheelchair Regulations (REUTERS)

Argentina’s Third Largest City Seeks More Airlines for Its Airport (AVIACION LINE)

The Top 10 Largest Airlines by Revenue (AIRPORT TECHNOLOGY)

Air New Zealand and Singapore Airlines Extend Joint Venture Alliance Until 2029 (BREAKING TRAVEL NEWS)


SEC Expected to Scale Back Landmark Climate Disclosure Rule (POLITICO)


SNCF: Passenger Traffic Hits ‘Record’ Levels in 2023 (BTN EUROPE)

Expert Debate to Dig Deep on EV Challenges (AUTO RENTAL NEWS)


FCM M&E Launches Hubli-Powered Venue Finder (BTN EUROPE)

India's Business Travel Industry Poised For Growth, Expected To Reach $38.2Bn in 2024 (WIO NEWS, GBTA FEATURED)

Amex GBT Launches AI Initiative to Revolutionize Corporate Travel Management (BNN BREAKING)

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GBTA Canada Conference 2024 | Toronto
April 22-24

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Seize the opportunity for substantial savings by registering for the GBTA Canada Conference 2024 before rates increase at midnight! Secure your spot now and join us in Toronto on April 22-24 to connect with industry leaders, expand your professional network, and stay at the forefront of the latest trends in business travel, check out the full program here.

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Crisis24 Intelligence Brief

Canada - Adverse winter weather forecast across parts of western Canada through at least March 3. Hazardous travel conditions likely.

Germany - Civil society groups to continue protests across Germany through mid-March. Increased security, transport disruptions likely.

India - Religious event to occur in Radha Soami Satsang Complex in Delhi, India, 06:00-14:00 March 1-3. Tight security, traffic disruptions certain.

Indonesia - Increased volcanic activity ongoing at Mount Marapi in West Sumatra, Indonesia, March 1. Further activity likely.

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Upcoming Events

GBTA Conference 2024 - Mexico City
April 3 - 4

Fundamentals of Business Travel Management
Spring session: starts April 4

GBTA Conference 2024 - Toronto
April 22 - 24

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Meet the Instructor: Sandy Moring

Discover the expertise of Sandy Moring, instructor for the Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management™ course and Managing Director at Strategic Travel Solutions...

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