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NO BAIL: Travel agent fraudster to await sentencing behind bars

The dodgy former agent managed to defraud clients, the owner of the travel agency he worked for, and even a former Hells Angels bikie.

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“Need to go to Specsavers”: Travel agency director slams “out-of-touch” tourism boards

The boss of an Aussie travel agency has unleashed on tourism boards, while also dishing out some hard truths to his peers.

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Gold Coast travel agency co-founder passes away

In very sad news, the travel industry has lost another agency veteran.

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Travel agency boss and AFTA director unexpectedly passes away

Travel agency network CT Partners is mourning the loss of its general manager, who died unexpectedly at the age of 61.

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Founder of well-known travel company dies after collapsing at work

The company famously acquired Thomas Cook’s retail portfolio last year after it was placed in compulsory administration, saving more than 2,500 jobs and 500 retail branches across the UK.

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Local travel agency loses defamation case over comment in Facebook group

A Sydney-based agency has been forced to pay legal costs after losing a court case against a woman who made negative comments about it in a Facebook group.

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Travel agency boss urges MPs to encourage booking with an agent

The MD of a South Australian agency recently sat down with some political bigwigs to voice concerns held by his peers nationwide.

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STA Travel placed into liquidation

by Huntley Mitchell

Administrators of the collapsed travel company have confirmed the inevitable, with the likelihood of a return to creditors not looking all that promising.

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Flight Centre GM talks pivoting, compassion and $1 billion in refunds

We had a long and socially-distanced chat with Kelly Spencer about how the travel giant is fairing during the COVID-19 crisis, how it’s coping and what it has learned.

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STA Travel files for insolvency

by Ali Coulton

The global pandemic has signalled the end for another travel company, with STA Travel unable to pay its bills.

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Travel agency finds the sweetest way to diversify during the COVID slowdown

Agents throughout Australia are sharing the new and exciting ways they are diversifying their business, but this one may be the sweetest of them all.

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Corporate travel helping keep Flight Centre alive, as company warns of huge FY20 loss

This story may spell bad news for Flight Centre, but believe us when we say it also features plenty of green shoots and silver linings.

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