Preparing for a Return to Canada during COVID-19

May 05, 2021
Here are some Important reminders for those returning to Canada from International or trans-border destinations

TRAVELPRESS: Carefree Connections Positioned To Support Independent Advisors, Travel Agencies

April 16, 2021
Uniglobe Carefree Travel is entering the host agency business, following its recent acquisition of Uniglobe LGI Travel and through the launch of its new division, Carefree Connections.

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 submitting a request online or with their travel agent.

Uniglobe Carefree Travel Announces Acquisition of Uniglobe LGI Travel

March 31, 2021
Uniglobe Carefree Travel creates combined agency with CY19 TTV of $49 million in corporate, leisure and group travel.

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

March 31, 2021
Aeroplan members will enjoy their current Elite Status through the end of 2022

WestJet Leads Domestic Recovery with the Addition of 11 New Routes

March 26, 2021
WestJet's investments in Western Canada support travel and tourism in anticipation of summer demand

Delta and WestJet launch Enhanced Elite Reciprocal Loyalty Benefits

March 18, 2021
Elite reciprocal loyalty benefits for flights flown on or after March 18, 2021

How Will Vaccine Passports Affect Travel?

March 05, 2021
A “COVID passport” is the latest avenue being pursued now that vaccines are becoming available. Here’s what you need to know.

Best Apps to Use When Travelling During a Pandemic

March 05, 2021
To help facilitate safer travel during the coronavirus pandemic, governments, app developers and global health experts worldwide are doing their part and we’ve compiled the best COVID-19 apps and websites that provide everything from exposure notification to self-assessments and news updates.

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.

Uniglobe marks 40-year Anniversary with Optimism and Future Focus

March 03, 2021
Uniglobe commemorates its 40th birthday. TMC leader in global SME market reflects on the last four decades and focuses on future success. A series of virtual events will recognise company milestones throughout 2021.

TRAVEL COURIER: Finding a Way Forward

February 25, 2021
Using the overused buzzword of the past year as an example, the pandemic has brought unprecedented challenges and turmoil to the travel industry. Travel advisors are struggling, tour operators aren't operating, airlines are cutting routes and would-be travellers are staying home amidst lockdowns and

TRAVELWEEK: Feedback from the Govt. about Travel Agents, Bailouts, and one Agent's 5-Point Plan

February 19, 2021
Knowing that travel agents and commission recalls are on the radar for the federal government amid the airline bailout talks – and hearing from ACTA that it’s a matter of ‘how’, not ‘if’, commissions will be protected – is a significant light at the end of the tunnel after a very long

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.

"Navigating The New Normal" - Why You Need a Travel Management Company like Uniglobe Travel

February 09, 2021
To successfully navigate this new terrain of unexplored opportunities and challenging pitfalls, businesses must first find the right tools and strategic partners for support. 

Sun Destination - COVID-19 Testing Facilities

February 04, 2021
Effective January 7, 2021, all air passengers five years of age or older will be required to test negative for COVID-19 before tr

Air Canada to Resume Boeing 737 MAX Commercial Operations February 1, 2021

January 18, 2021
Air Canada To Resume 737 MAX Flights On February 1st

Air Canada Receives APEX’s Diamond Status Certification For Its CleanCare+ Biosafety Program

January 12, 2021
Air Canada becomes only airline in Canada and one of the first in the world to attain the highest possible ranking in recognition of the airline’s health and safety measures

CDC Expands Negative COVID-19 Test Requirement to All Air Passengers Entering the United States

January 12, 2021
Effective January 26, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding the requirement for a negative COVID-19 test to all air passengers entering the United States. 

WestJet Announces 737 MAX Return-To-Service Plan

January 06, 2021
First guest flight set for January 21 pending Transport Canada opening of skies