TECHNOLOGY

Travel Audience attracts far-flung visitors

TTME APRIL 2018-PAGE 16

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) partnered with Travel Audience, an Amadeus company, that will further facilitate insights into visitor arrivals by widening its global reach through advanced data analytics. TT Bureau According to recent findings, digital advertising spends surpassed TV worldwide in 2017, totaling over $200 billion, …

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Travelport looks into payment frauds

TTME APRIL 2018-PAGE 15

According to IATA, the airline industry incurs losses of $1 billion per year from fraudsters using fake credit card details to buy airline tickets. Travelport partnered with ACI Worldwide to deliver an intelligent fraud control solution for airline customers called ‘Travelport Authorize Plus’. TT Bureau T ravelport Authorize Plus’ enhances …

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Oneview focuses on emerging technology

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-21

OneView IT Solutions is focused on helping their customers on essential business requirements such as back office support, credit card fraud management solutions, business process outsourcing, Search Engine Optimisation, social media optimisation; needed to succeed in this competitive market. Currently in its seventh year of operations, OneView IT Solutions has …

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Mobile App for Rove Hotels

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-15_2ND STORY

Rove Hotels launched its new mobile application to enhance guest experience by offering services accessible via smartphones. TT BUREAU Designed for the new generation traveller who recognises value, stays connected through technology and gravitates towards culturally inspiring environments, the new Rove Hotels mobile App offers users an unprecedented range of …

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Travelport launches airline offerings

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-15

Travelport unveiled its product roadmap to extend its content offering to airline customers using the International Air Transport Association (IATA) New Distribution Capability (NDC) standard. This will enable travel agency customers to access such content via Travelport’s platform. TT BUREAU In December 2017, Travelport was the first and is still …

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Personalised digital experiences on Yas

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-14

Miral has embarked on a major digital transformation project to create a seamlessly connected destination of world-class theme parks and attractions on Yas Island. The project will take visitors on a highly personalised digital journey, enhancing Yas Island’s destination appeal to global leisure and business travellers. TT BUREAU The infrastructure …

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Tune Protect enhances insurance products

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-9-_2ND STORY

Regional online technology facilitator of travel insurance, Tune Protect partnered with Buruj Cooperative Insurance to unveil a new suite of international travel assurance products with benefits catering to the evolving needs of travellers to and from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. TT Bureau Tune Protect, the regional online technology facilitator …

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Blueground: The new hospitality disruptor

TTME MARCH 2018-PG-6-B

Dubai-based start up, Blueground is an international corporate hospitality industry disruptor with over 150 fully-furnished rental apartments in various popular areas in Dubai. Amine Housni, Co-founder and Head, Blueground, UAE, tells TravTalk about its recent expansion in New York and future plans. SHEHARA RIZLY Q) Please shed light on this …

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Ready for data protection regulation?

TTME FEB 2018-PG 13_1ST STORY

The European Union will enforce the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) from May 25, 2018. Finn Schulz, Principal, Schulz Consulting, and an active consultant member of Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG), shares insights on regulation for the travel industry in the Middle East. TT BUREAU The purpose of the General …

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Better ROI with Oneview IT Solutions

TTME FEB 2018-PG 5

Travel agents are busy developing their web portals for B2B interactions these days, through various project management solutions. Oneview IT Solutions recommends that they can take the Agile approach to ensure better return on investment and accommodate client’s requests to stay ahead in competition. TT BUREAU According to statistics, Agile …

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