Trans-Tasman travel sees major shake up

Written on June 19th, 2018

Given the close proximity of the two countries, ‘Trans-Tasman’ travel between Australia and New Zealand has long been one of the southern hemisphere’s busiest and most hotly-contested routes. And over the past few months we have seen a major shake-up of alliances and schedules that will have a long-standing impact on travel ‘across the pond’.…

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The Appointment Group partners with AirRefund – Claim the compensation you’re entitled to

Written on April 5th, 2018

The Appointment Group (TAG) has partnered with AirRefund to bring to its travellers a fully-digital compensation claim service for those who have suffered from a flight delay, cancellation or who are denied boarding. AirRefund will scan all flight data to identify eligible disruptions at which point they will offer their service to the individual traveller.…

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Eurostar new loyalty programme

Written on April 4th, 2018

Eurostar, the high-speed rail service linking the UK and mainland Europe, announced the launch its new loyalty programme, Club Eurostar in December 2017. Available to leisure and business travellers, the new programme offers more flexibility, additional benefits, and is accessible to all passengers across the world without any fees or qualifying fares. Comprised of three…

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The Appointment Group partners with Navitas Expedia Integrator offering 200,000 hotels rates directly in your booking

Written on September 1st, 2017

In the ever-evolving world of global corporate travel, The Appointment Group (TAG) remains focused on ensuring we empower our agents with the latest tools and technology to always provide our clients with a full range of services, whilst efficiently achieving the most economical costings to suit each individuals travel. What’s more, we pride ourselves on…

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TSA PreCheck & Global Entry benefits

Written on June 9th, 2017

Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, your time is valuable. If you’re looking for a way to spend less time waiting in lines at the airport or at international border crossings, you might want to apply for one of the Trusted Traveler Programs that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security offers. The Transportation Security Administration…

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Traveller security – a best practise guide

Written on March 31st, 2017

The “Safeguarding Female Business Travellers” Breakfast Seminar organised by The Appointment Group brought together travellers and events industry representatives in order to discuss the important matter of duty of care and traveller safety. Hosted by travel journalist, Mark Frary, the event combined key note speeches from Carolyn Pearson, CEO of Maiden Voyage, Alexei Cantacuzene-Speransky from…

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