AFTA welcomes latest government support, keeps pressure on
Jayson Westbury said that while the new JobKeeper payment is “definitely a very welcome step”, the industry body is trying to unlock even more support for agents.
Flight Centre looks to offload Melbourne office, as Universal Traveller closes its doors
by Huntley Mitchell
Major changes at Flight Centre continue apace. Get up to speed with everything that is going down at the travel behemoth.
Agent Wrap: TravelManagers inspires travel dreams in Darwin, agents enjoy Cook Islands before last flights + MORE!
This week’s Agent Wrap is full of feel-good stories to give you a solid dose of Friday afternoon serotonin. If that doesn’t work, we recommend gin.
Flight Centre reveals three-pronged plan to tackle COVID-19
The company will initially retain up to 70 per cent of its global workforce as a result of this new plan. However, its Aussie arm faces some big cuts.
AFTA scraps 2020 NTIAs as part of new measures to support agents and industry
The industry body has announced a number of measures it will implement to aid ATAS-accredited agents and the wider sector.
Skroo’s letter to Flight Centre staff, customers and shareholders
Flight Centre boss Graham “Skroo” Turner has penned an update on how the company is responding to the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Helloworld to stand down 65 per cent of workforce, CEO to take no salary
The travel giant has announced further actions to mitigate the impact of the unprecedented and rapidly evolving COVID-19 landscape.
AFTA calls for urgent economic measures to save Australia’s travel sector
Jayson Westbury is calling on additional securities for travel agents, as they face the impacts of closed borders domestically and internationally.
Agent Wrap: Travellers Choice members band together, MTA pauses fees + MORE!
This week’s Agent Wrap is sure to lift your spirits. It’s absolutely brimming with positivity and is a welcome distraction to end the working week.
TravelManagers drafts letter for advisors urging government support
Are you a home-based advisor who has been left fuming over the lack of support from the federal government’s stimulus package? Get help penning your rebuke here.
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