TECHNOLOGY

Virtual payments ease reality

TTME JULY 2017_PG 13-Nissrin Damdam

Supplier payments have proved to be a complex, time-taking and costly process. However, now there is a breather in the form of virtual payments (VCNs). Nissrin Damdam, Business Development Manager at NEC Payments, throws some light on the same for TravTalk. Managing supplier payments in the travel industry is a …

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Mezoon ported to the top by Travelport

TTME JULY 2017_PG 13-Matt Powell

One of the largest travel agencies in the Sultanate of Oman and an affiliate of BCD Travel, Mezoon International Travel & Tours (MITT), has just become larger with its new collaboration with Travelport. Next stop for Mezoon: Latest searching and booking tools and unstoppable growth! Leading travel commerce platform, Travelport, …

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Musafir on growth trajectory with Amadeus

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Musafir.com has signed another agreement with Amadeus to amplify its e-commerce offerings. This agreement provides the company with industry-leading business intelligence technologies and access to global travel content through the Amadeus system for making booking easier and faster for them. Musafir.com, a UAE-based travel website, has signed a new regional …

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Technology transforming travel

TTME JULY 2017_PG 4-Jean-Pierre (JP) Aramouni

As travellers evolve into explorers with the help of technology, the holidaymakers too need a metamorphosis so that they are still sought by these new-age tourists. Hence, it’s work time for tech experts as hoteliers are looking towards complete automation and innovation in their services. Over the years, we have …

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Al Tayyar Travel & Amadeus ink deal

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Amadeus Saudi Arabia and Al Tayyar Group extended their partnership in order to strengthen the Middle East network platform. The extended deal significantly boosts the strategic co-operation between the two parties and reaffirms Al Tayyar Travel Group’s commitment to expand their online business. To achieve this, Al Tayyar Travel Group …

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Middle East says: Ready, steady, ‘Wego’

Mamoun Hmedan Wego MD MENA and India

Wego’s Accelerated Mobile Page (AMP), combined with Progressive Web App (PWA), is set to become the fastest loading mobile travel site in the world. Mamoun Hmedan, MD, Wego Middle East, North Africa and India, shares insights into the radical evolution of the region’s ‘mobile first’ travel market. Q Please share …

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Dashboard for agents, by agents

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Top Travel Trip now offers a dashboard made by agents, for agents, with features to grow business and keep track of performance of each agent. TT BUREAU Top Travel Trip, a business to business travel oriented organisation, has spent extensive time and budgets researching customers pain points and understanding exactly …

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Seamless travel with One View

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One View IT Solutions recently launched a seamless, cost effective, web-based travel booking and related expense management tool targeted at corporates. TT BUREAU One View IT Solutions as a leading and preferred travel technology partner provides its customers a winning combination of right minds and cutting edge technology. “Smart companies …

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FCS & NEC expand hospitality offerings

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FCS Computer Systems (FCS) and NEC Enterprise Solutions EMEA have inked a partnership agreement that incorporates FCS solutions into the NEC Hospitality offering for the hospitality sector in EMEA. Eric Rogers, Vice President EMEA, FCS Computer Systems, shares details with TravTalk. TT Bureau Q) Explain the various hospitality offerings in …

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