Autumn will not be kind to trade

Taylor, Ian
September 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);9/4/2009, p5
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the effect of global economic slowdown on the travel industry. It is said that summer trading in 2009 was not enough to carry every business through to 2010. The failures of Cambuslang Travel and Slovakia-based carrier SkyEurope indicate that more tour operators may follow the trend. It also highlights the holes in consumer financial protection as several clients lost their money in forward bookings.


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