Travel Industry News

EU Investigating Ryanair Over State Aid

July 4, 2018

EU Investigating Ryanair Over State Aid

The EU has started an investigation into whether an agreement between Ryanair and a French tourism body amounted to illegal state aid to the airline.


Priceline Group Becomes Booking Holdings

February 21, 2018

Priceline Group Becomes Booking Holdings

Online travel company Priceline Group has changed its name to Booking Holdings, to better reflect its largest brand Booking.com.


Ryanair To End Amadeus Partnership

December 8, 2017

Ryanair To End Amadeus Partnership

Ryanair will end its partnership with global distribution system operator Amadeus on December 15 after they were unable to negotiate terms for a commercial agreement renewal.


Thomas Cook To Close 50 Stores In Move Online

December 1, 2017

Thomas Cook To Close 50 Stores In Move Online

UK-based travel group Thomas Cook has announced plans to close 50 of its stores in Britain as part of a review of its retail network.


Thomas Cook Sees Progress Despite Spanish Softness

November 22, 2017

Thomas Cook Sees Progress Despite Spanish Softness

Thomas Cook Group said it made good financial progress during its fiscal full year, with demand for Greece and long-haul destinations balancing out a more competitive market in Spain.