Trade option for unsold rooms

At a time when last-minute booking sites were taking all the attention, another option for unsold hotel inventory was quietly asserting a place in the accommodation sector. Corporate trade -- in which companies use unsold stock to pay for media, m

Magellan delivers results and growth

Magellan Travel Group's strategy of focusing on niche areas of high-end luxury and corporate sales helped the group to deliver solid results over the past financial year despite challenging marketing conditions. Managing director Andrew Macfarlane

Career in focus: Wendy Wu

Wendy Wu, Founder of Wendy Wu Tours 1. What does your role involve and how long have you been in your current position? My role now is focused on sharing the vision and aligning the teams. I have been in the current position of WWT Chair Person

Encounter with a head-hunter

To some, a call from a recruitment head-hunter is the holy grail of calls to receive. It means someone, somewhere, is thinking about the possibilities of hiring you. Though before you announce your resignation and clear your desk in anticipation,

ICYMI: top stories in September from BEN

Adelaide unveils convention centre After several years of construction, the Adelaide Convention Centre has opened the doors of its new East Building as part of a $397 million redevelopment. The building will increase the centre's footprint to 20,0

Expo2020 to change the face of Dubai

Millions of dollars of investment is going into United Arab Emirates' events sector with the Dubai Expo 2020 just three years away. Sanctioned by the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE), the Expo will bring over 25 million attendees to the