Five ways Biometrics are Improving the Passenger Experience

June 27, 2021
Airport passengers have long prized the ability to get from curb to gate as smoothly and quickly as possible. At a time when social distancing and minimizing physical contact have become essentia...

Air Canada Introduces a Digital Solution to Simplify COVID-19 Related Travel Requirements

June 25, 2021
Air Canada is launching a trial of a new digital solution available through its mobile app for customers to securely scan, upload and verify their COVID-19 test results. This feature will help tr...

WestJet reconnecting routes across Canada

June 25, 2021
WestJet has announced the restoration of routes right across Canada. All of this has been made possible by the continued easing of government restrictions, prompted by falling case numbers and an...

Air Canada Serving 50 Cities Across Canada to Enable Canadians to Conveniently Connect

June 15, 2021
Air Canada's domestic peak summer schedule beginning at the end of June has been developed to advance the country's economic recovery and support Canada's tourism and hospit...

Are you ready to get your employees safely back to travelling?

June 11, 2021
According to a recent survey conducted by Amadeus, business travellers are really enthusiastic about resuming travel: of the 1,400 business travellers surveyed across seven countries, an overwhel...

WestJet Extends Top-Tier Status for Platinum, Gold and Silver Members through to December 31, 2022

June 11, 2021
WestJet understands that the current travel environment continues to affect WestJet Rewards members’ ability to travel. They previously extended tier statuses to the end of 2021 and ha...

Air Canada Extends Deadline of Its COVID-19 Refund Policy by 30 Days

June 10, 2021
Air Canada announced today a 30-day extension of its COVID-19 refund policy. The policy allows eligible customers who purchased a non-refundable ticket before April 13, 2021 for travel ...

Amadeus study finds High Levels of Confidence about the Return of Business Travel

May 06, 2021
Business travellers are becoming more confident about travel according to a survey conducted by Amadeus. The Spanish travel technology company recently surveyed 1,400 regular business travellers ...

Preparing for a Return to Canada during COVID-19

May 05, 2021
As we move toward a “new normal it’s important to stay up to date with the latest travel information. As always, we recommend consulting with a Uniglobe Travel Advisor to prepare you ...

Air Canada to Offer Refunds for All Fares for Flights Affected by COVID-19 since February 1, 2020

April 13, 2021
Air Canada announced that eligible customers who purchased a non-refundable ticket for travel on or after February 1, 2020 but did not fly can now obtain a refund from the carrier by su...

Uniglobe Carefree Travel Announces Acquisition of Uniglobe LGI Travel

March 31, 2021
Creates combined agency with CY19 TTV of $49 million in corporate, leisure and group travel.Uniglobe Carefree Travel Limited has agreed to acquire Uniglobe LGI Travel (LGI), one of the largest ag...

Air Canada Further Extends Aeroplan Elite Status and Provides Additional Flexibility for All Members

March 31, 2021
Air Canada announced several updates for Aeroplan Elite Status members, ensuring their status remains in effect, to give them flexibility and certainty. The changes include the extension of curre...

WestJet Leads Domestic Recovery with the Addition of 11 New Routes

March 26, 2021
WestJet announced 11 new domestic routes across Western Canada. The routes will offer new nonstop service for 15 communities across Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan,&nb...

Delta and WestJet launch Enhanced Elite Reciprocal Loyalty Benefits

March 18, 2021
Delta and partner WestJet today launched enhanced elite reciprocal loyalty benefits for Delta Medallion members and WestJet Rewards members traveling with either airline. The ability to earn mile...

How Will Vaccine Passports Affect Travel?

March 05, 2021
A number of countries and organizations doing the work of exploring and implementing solutions that could ease the world back toward normalcy. While mandatory testing for COVID‑19 on departure ...

Best Apps to Use When Travelling During a Pandemic

March 05, 2021
Hoping to travel in 2021? We are, too. To help facilitate safer travel during the coronavirus pandemic, governments, app developers and global health experts worldwide are doing their part and we...

Know Your Entry Requirements Before Travel

March 04, 2021
To limit the spread of COVID-19, governments across the globe have imposed various travel restrictions. These new travel restrictions may be imposed or amended with little warning.Each country/pr...

Uniglobe marks 40-year Anniversary with Optimism and Future Focus

March 03, 2021
Vancouver, B.C. – (March 3, 2021) – Uniglobe, a leading travel management company for the global SME market, today kicks off its 40th anniversary with a series of #Uniglobe40Strong ev...

Government of Canada Expands Restrictions to international Travel by Land and Air

February 12, 2021
Canada has some of the strictest travel and border measures in the world, including a mandatory 14-day quarantine for everyone returning to the country. With new COVID-19 variant detections incre...