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Amadeus study finds High Levels of Confidence about the Return of Business Travel
May 06, 2021
Business travellers are becoming more confident about travel according to a survey conducted by Amadeus. The Spanish travel technology company recently surveyed 1,400 regular business travellers ...
Preparing for a Return to Canada during COVID-19
May 05, 2021
As we move toward a “new normal it’s important to stay up to date with the latest travel information. As always, we recommend consulting with a Uniglobe Travel Advisor to prepare you ...
TRAVELPRESS: Carefree Connections Positioned To Support Independent Advisors, Travel Agencies
April 16, 2021
Uniglobe Carefree Travel is entering the host agency business, following its recent acquisition of Uniglobe LGI Travel and through the launch of its new division, Carefree Connections.Carefree Co...
Air Canada to Offer Refunds for All Fares for Flights Affected by COVID-19 since February 1, 2020
April 13, 2021
Air Canada announced that eligible customers who purchased a non-refundable ticket for travel on or after February 1, 2020 but did not fly can now obtain a refund from the carrier by su...
Uniglobe Carefree Travel Announces Acquisition of Uniglobe LGI Travel
March 31, 2021
Creates combined agency with CY19 TTV of $49 million in corporate, leisure and group travel.Uniglobe Carefree Travel Limited has agreed to acquire Uniglobe LGI Travel (LGI), one of the largest ag...
Air Canada Further Extends Aeroplan Elite Status and Provides Additional Flexibility for All Members
March 31, 2021
Air Canada announced several updates for Aeroplan Elite Status members, ensuring their status remains in effect, to give them flexibility and certainty. The changes include the extension of curre...
WestJet Leads Domestic Recovery with the Addition of 11 New Routes
March 26, 2021
WestJet announced 11 new domestic routes across Western Canada. The routes will offer new nonstop service for 15 communities across Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan,&nb...
Delta and WestJet launch Enhanced Elite Reciprocal Loyalty Benefits
March 18, 2021
Delta and partner WestJet today launched enhanced elite reciprocal loyalty benefits for Delta Medallion members and WestJet Rewards members traveling with either airline. The ability to earn mile...
How Will Vaccine Passports Affect Travel?
March 05, 2021
A number of countries and organizations doing the work of exploring and implementing solutions that could ease the world back toward normalcy. While mandatory testing for COVID‑19 on departure ...
Best Apps to Use When Travelling During a Pandemic
March 05, 2021
Hoping to travel in 2021? We are, too. To help facilitate safer travel during the coronavirus pandemic, governments, app developers and global health experts worldwide are doing their part and we...
Know Your Entry Requirements Before Travel
March 04, 2021
To limit the spread of COVID-19, governments across the globe have imposed various travel restrictions. These new travel restrictions may be imposed or amended with little warning.Each country/pr...
Uniglobe marks 40-year Anniversary with Optimism and Future Focus
March 03, 2021
Vancouver, B.C. – (March 3, 2021) – Uniglobe, a leading travel management company for the global SME market, today kicks off its 40th anniversary with a series of #Uniglobe40Strong ev...
TRAVEL COURIER: Finding a Way Forward
February 25, 2021
Using the overused buzzword of the past year as an example, the pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges and turmoil to the travel industry. Travel advisors are struggling, tour operators ar...
TRAVELWEEK: Feedback from the Govt. about Travel Agents, Bailouts, and one Agent's 5-Point Plan
February 19, 2021
Knowing that travel agents and commission recalls are on the radar for the federal government amid the airline bailout talks – and hearing from ACTA that it’s a matter of ‘how&r...
Government of Canada Expands Restrictions to international Travel by Land and Air
February 12, 2021
Canada has some of the strictest travel and border measures in the world, including a mandatory 14-day quarantine for everyone returning to the country. With new COVID-19 variant detections incre...
"Navigating The New Normal" - Why You Need a Travel Management Company like Uniglobe Travel
February 09, 2021
Whether you are a small business or a global conglomerate, the corporate travel landscape has never looked so foreign. In fact, an astounding 96 percent of travel managers surveyed...
Air Canada to Resume Boeing 737 MAX Commercial Operations February 1, 2021
January 18, 2021
Air Canada announced that following Transport Canada’s (TC) Airworthiness Directive and January 20, 2021 lifting of the existing Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) for the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, th...
Air Canada Receives APEX’s Diamond Status Certification For Its CleanCare+ Biosafety Program
January 12, 2021
Air Canada today was certified as a global champion for its commitment to the health and safety of customers and employees as it received the Diamond certification from the APEX Health Safety pow...
CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement to All Air Passengers Entering the United States
January 12, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States. Testing before and after travel is...