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Health and safety top concern for APAC corporate travellers
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APAC corporate travellers are concerned about the continuing health and safety threats from COVID-19, even as they retain high interest in travelling.
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Hands-on review: STM Dux Messenger laptop bag
Wed 21 Sep 2022
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STM’s Dux Messenger is a 16-litre laptop bag that is bound to stand out on your commute to work, offering copious amounts of pockets and space to carry whatever it is you need to the office.
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Uptick in Aussie businesses looking to embrace sustainable travel
Thu 25 Aug 2022
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Sustainability, and the role technology has in managing corporate travel, has become a major focal point for business leaders. 
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Hands-on review: James Donkey RS4 Knight Wireless Gaming Keyboard
Thu 4 Aug 2022
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I have always liked mechanical keyboards, and this is no exception. I find the action much easier to use than the modern keyboards with limited travel.
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APAC orgs putting sustainability goals into practice - study
Fri 3 Jun 2022
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A new study by SAP Concur has found 86% of businesses across the Asia Pacific say their companies are actively considering sustainability when managing travel.
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Pure Storage announces wins in autonomous travel space
Tue 19 Apr 2022
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Pure Storage is helping autonomous travel software solutions to meet the highly parallel, multi-dimensional performance demands of modern unstructured data.
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Tripwell launches platform for travel planning and commerce
Fri 4 Mar 2022
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Australian based travel publisher Tripwell has launched its new digital platform, which looks to utilise social media for the purpose of travel planning and commerce.
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Hotel sector heads online to engage 'dynamic travellers'
Tue 1 Feb 2022
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Australia’s hotel sector is increasing its uptake of online commerce and technology, with direct bookings now one of the top two revenue drivers for the industry.
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Predicted travel surge prompts Mystifly to implement new travel commerce solution
Wed 26 Jan 2022
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The design is formatted to offer a continuous stream of shopping results from Mystiflyers airfare marketplace and actively process close to 300 itinerary options per shopping query.
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You're invited for Breakfast Bites: Travel is back on the agenda - what consumers are longing for
Fri 3 Dec 2021
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business travel
The pandemic’s impact on the global travel and tourism industry will create a long-lasting historical impact for years to come as operators piece their businesses back together, and there’s good news ahead.
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'Such a mess' - IT teams work overnight to fix immigration glitch
Fri 3 Dec 2021
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Immigration advisers have described the first day of the country's new residence scheme as a shambles.
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Entrust launches a fully digital, seamless travel solution
Thu 4 Nov 2021
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Entrust has announced its expansion to the travel industry with its Seamless Travel Solution, a fully-digital travel service. 
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The sky’s the limit: Serko & Booking.com bring corporate travel to life
Thu 22 Apr 2021
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With travel comes the requirement for flights, rental cars, and hotels. Behind all of that is a Kiwi success story by the name of Serko.
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Entrust acquires identity verification company WorldReach
Tue 20 Apr 2021
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Global security company Entrust has acquired WorldReach, enabling solutions for Digital Traveller and Citizen Identity experiences.
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Vodafone enables 5G roaming in hope of future international travel
Wed 28 Oct 2020
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Vodafone NZ has become the first operator in Aotearoa to enable 5G roaming, to Australia and three other countries.
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Sabre looks to disrupt travel industry with new offering powered by Google's AI
Mon 26 Oct 2020
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"We are combining Google Cloud’s infrastructure, AI and machine-learning capabilities with Sabre’s deep travel domain knowledge to create, not next, but third-generation solutions."
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World's best city for WiFi speed and 5G revealed
Tue 9 Jun 2020
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The study looked at the number of free wifi spots, the average cost of data, the number of restaurants with free wifi, as well as the average upload and download speeds. 
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Coronavirus: Businesses providing laptops to employees for remote working
Fri 13 Mar 2020
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Some businesses are also getting ready for more staff to potentially work from home by providing laptops or remote access.
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Travel opportunities abound for China-based companies despite ongoing global uncertainty
Fri 25 Oct 2019
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More than half of China-based companies believe the country's Belt and Road initiative is creating opportunities for business travel.
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Travel photos on Flickr hint at people's global travel patterns
Mon 16 Sep 2019
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What can millions of travel pics on photo-sharing site Flickr help researchers understand about people’s travelling patterns? It turns out the answer is quite a lot.
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Digital detox akin to smoking and drinking withdrawal
Fri 16 Aug 2019
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"The findings show many of the travellers initially experienced symptoms of anxiety and frustration."
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Aussie workers struggling to switch off while on holiday
Thu 25 Jul 2019
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A new survey has found Australian workers are struggling to disconnect while on vacation
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Lonely Planet partners with Acquia to enhance the travel experience
Fri 12 Jul 2019
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“Lonely Planet recognises the value of putting the right technology in place."
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EU to roll out digital lie detectors at border security checkpoints
Fri 30 Nov 2018
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Travellers through Hungary, Greece and Latvia may soon encounter a lie detector when they try to cross the border.
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