Media Centre

News from 2014

 
6 March 2014

GTA’s enhanced distribution deal with Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts goes live

GTA with Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts offer even more – and more different – accommodation throughout 24 countries. GTA’s travel agent and tour operator customers can book an even greater choice of business and conference hotels and holiday resorts such as the MS Royal Lily on the Nile, Egerkingen, Bangalore, Mactan Island Cebu and Paris Neuilly among others. Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts benefit from more markets, more customers and more bookings.

GTA’s enhanced distribution deal with Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts goes live (470.03 KB)
5 March 2014

GTA renews global distribution deal with Hilton Worldwide

Businesses selling leisure travel that are already booking more than 3,000 Hilton Worldwide hotels will soon have access to the full portfolio of more than 4,000 properties in 90 countries as GTA renews its distribution deal with Hilton Worldwide. The international chain continues to benefit from GTA’s growing business and unrivalled global distribution, which generates thousands of travel bookings for hotels around the world everyday.

GTA renews global distribution deal with Hilton Worldwide (103.84 KB)
18 February 2014

GTA helps Malaysia win even more international visitors

As GTA sees a 44% increase in room nights booked by fully independent travellers (FIT) going to Malaysia, 140 staff visit Kuala Lumpur for the company's sales & marketing conference for APAC & MEA. The event will further profile Malaysia across GTA’s sales network and help delegates educate the travel agents and tour operators that rely on GTA. In the first nine months of 2013 Malaysia enjoyed a 3.3% increase in international arrivals.

GTA sales conference in Kuala Lumpur (98.92 KB)
12 February 2014

GTA sourcing conference could help Bali attract more of the world’s travellers

90 buyers visit Bali for GTA’s annual APAC Sourcing Conference, giving attendees a brief flavour of the destination and the accommodation and experiences it offers. The number of foreign tourists to Indonesia increased by 9.4% to 8.80 million people in 2013. As their global distribution partner, GTA can help hotels affordably reach these new customers from new and emerging markets abroad.

GTA sourcing conference could help Bali attract more of the world’s travellers (156.46 KB)
4 February 2014

India a focus for Taiwan tourism delegation

GTA and the Taiwanese Tourism Bureau welcome India’s travel agents to meetings with operators offering tours in and around Taiwan, helping them discover the wealth of accommodation options that can be booked with GTA. Room nights booked in Taiwan by fully independent travellers (FIT) from India increased by 20% last year on top of an 11% increase in 2012 with bookings to both Sun Moon Lake and Kenting more than doubling in 2013.

India a focus for Taiwan tourism delegation (99.05 KB)
31 January 2014

GTA sourcing conference could increase New Orleans’ global profile

New Orleans will be on show to buyers from global travel distributor GTA as they host their annual Americas Sourcing Conference (2-5 February 2014) in the city. An increasingly popular destination, 125 countries booked accommodation in New Orleans with GTA last year and 80% of them booked more room nights than in 2012. The USA and the UK continue to be the most important source markets, while Chinese visitors more than doubled last year.

GTA sourcing conference could increase New Orleans’ global profile (150.26 KB)