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Hilton opens first Rio hotel

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:01:00 GMT

Hilton Barra Rio de Janeiro is located 30 minutes from Rio de Janeiro Galeao International airport and five minutes from Olympic Park, where next year's Games will be held

Win a stay for two at St Ermin's

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT

Business Traveller has teamed up with the London hotel to offer one reader an overnight stay for two in an Executive King room complete with breakfast and afternoon tea

Movenpick to open eighth Dubai hotel

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:01:00 GMT

The 251-room Movenpick Hotel Dubai Media City will be located next to the "innovation hub" area for technology businesses and entrepreneurs announced by the government last year

Avis rents out Toyota Yaris Icon hybrid

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:00:00 GMT

The small automatic car, which has a hybrid petrol engine, is now available at seven Avis branches in the capital

BA offers free Club World upgrade to First

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:19:00 GMT

The promotion is available on one leg of any eligible route, namely those that have a first class service, and is subject to availability

United to bring in new economy menu

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:59:00 GMT

The carrier will launch the new menu on June 1. It will include larger portions and complimentary beer and wine

Astor Hotel Saint-Honoré to join Curio

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:46:00 GMT

The independent Paris property will become part of Hilton's Curio portfolio in 2016 once a refurbishment has taken place

Addison Lee buys ninth London rival

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:08:00 GMT

The minicab firm has purchased Cyclone VIP Cars & Couriers

ANA adds Star Wars livery to B787-9

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:29:00 GMT

The Japanese carrier unveiled a Dreamliner painted to look like the sci-fi franchise's iconic robot character R2-D2 yesterday

Qantas to restart Perth-Singapore service

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:04:00 GMT

The Australian airline will operate a five-times weekly B737 service between the two cities from June 26

Starwood unveils tenth brand Tribute Portfolio

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:49:00 GMT

The new offering, which will focus on four-star "upper upscale" properties, joins the Luxury Collection as Starwood's second independent hotel brand

United pulls Priority Pass lounge access

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:47:00 GMT

From May 15, Priority Pass members will no longer have access to United Club lounges

First independent lounge coming to Heathrow T5

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:57:00 GMT

"Aspire, the Lounge and Spa" will be located near Gate 18 and is available to anyone passing through the terminal, regardless of their class of travel

Emirates starts second Gatwick A380 service

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:14:00 GMT

The Gulf carrier was scheduled to roster the superjumbo on flights EK015/016 from June 1, but has done so immediately due to "passenger demand"

Delta axes Moscow service as part of international cutbacks

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:33:00 GMT

The US carrier will also introduce a 15 per cent reduction in flights to Brazil and a 15 to 20 per cent in services to Japan, Africa, India and the Middle East

Maritim to open Amsterdam's tallest hotel

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:44:00 GMT

The 34-storey Maritim Hotel Amsterdam will be the brand's first hotel in Holland and is scheduled to open in 2018

Swiss and Lufthansa add new codeshares

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:09:00 GMT

The expanded agreement will see Swiss add Lufthansa's LX flight code to six of its routes within Europe

Turkish Airlines adds new daily Heathrow service

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:27:00 GMT

The flights, which will be operated by an A321 aircraft, launch in late October

Starwood debuts St Regis in Istanbul

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 09:52:00 GMT

The 118-room St Regis Istanbul is located next to Macka Park in the Nisantasi neighbourhood on the European side of the city

Easyjet adds Gatwick reminders update to app

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:01:00 GMT

"Mobile Host" uses live data from the airport's information systems and Google indoor maps