TECHNOLOGY

The right tech for agents

Sandeep Dwivedi, Chief Operating Officer, InterGlobe Technology Quotient, shares how ITQ and Travelport are keeping abreast of the needs of travel agents across the country and offering just the right technology to help equip them with the best solutions. Nisha Verma InterGlobe Technology Quotient (ITQ) as well as the entire …

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Tech helps drive biz value

Enabling information technology to bring in business value to its clients, TI Infotech is looking to focus on promoting its existing products like Travel Assist and Travel Cloud Suites as well as new products like Lakshya CRM, CSBT, mobile apps and car rental booking system. Manas Dwivedi As a premier …

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Travelport buoyant on India

Travelport is completely redefining the way of doing travel business by acting as a bridge between the travel agencies, travel providers, corporations and developers. Chris Ramm, Vice President—Asia Pacific, Travelport, shares how NDC is set to be a game changer for aviation. Nisha Verma Travelport closed 2018 on a good …

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Expedia lures B2B segment

This year, Expedia will look to achieve a stronger foothold in the B2B segment by launching new programmes and cash-based commission structures for agents. TT Bureau For Expedia, 2018 was a good year! The online travel portal was able to meet all goals it had set for the year. Shiraz …

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200% growth in 2017-18

Sanit Kumar Sharma, Managing Director, Click On Trip, believes that in the B2B space, the company is moving in the right direction and is all set to enter the B2B railway services. TT Bureau Sanit Kumar Sharma, Managing Director, Click On Trip, claims that the advantage of partnering with the …

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Are you game to be Park Ranger?

Protecting Phillip Island’s (near Melbourne) unique wildlife and managing the natural environment are all in a day’s work for a nature parks ranger, and a new mobile game gives kids the opportunity to roll up their sleeves and take on the role of a ranger to protect various species from …

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Building India’s image

A round-table was organised ahead of the inaugural ‘Conference on Soft Power’ set to be held in Delhi from December 17-19, 2018. TT Bureau India Foundation’s Centre for Soft Power in association with the Indic Academy organised a round-table discussion on ‘Tourism & Soft Power’ to identify, deliberate and discuss …

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Goa stays ahead in tech race

Nikhil Desai, Managing Director, Goa Tourism Development Corporation (GTDC), believes that Goa Tourism has been contributing immensely to the digital transformation of the country’s travel sector. TT Bureau For Goa Tourism, the last one year has seen a record-breaking growth. Agreeing to this is Nikhil Desai, who says, “We have …

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New version of Smartpoint

Travelport has launched an all new version of its Smarpoint platform—Travelpoint Smartpoint 8.1— soon after launching the 8.0 version recently. TT Bureau Travelport Smartpoint is a unique travel commerce platform offering content from more than 400 airlines, 650,000 unique hotel properties and 36,000 car rental locations. While it increases the …

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Skyscanner soars high

Over the last six months, Skyscanner recorded an increase in its unique monthly visitors. The company is investing on enhancing its direct bookings feature, currently operational with 20 partners globally. TT Bureau Airline meta-search engine Skyscanner is working at a global level with over 1100 flight partners comprising a mix …

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