TITLE

5 HOT STORIES NEWS YOU NEED TO KNOW THIS WEEK

AUTHOR(S)
Huxley, Lucy
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);11/5/2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2042, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several news briefs related to the travel industry. Virgin Holidays Ltd. will double the size of its retail estate, adding up to 40 high street shops in the next 12 to 18 months and creating 200 jobs. The package holiday market to the Algarve has been scrapped by Thomas Cook Ltd. and Tui Travel PLC blaming lack of demand. Travel industry leaders denounced the hike in Air Passenger Duty (APD) as trade bookings analyst GfK Ascent reported a surge in sales ahead of rise.
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55462837

 

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