German market trends

Sales recover in July

Holiday sales in Germany recovered in July from a slump lasting several months and increased slightly as consumers celebrated the country’s World Cup victory with late bookings. more


Redesign and restructuring

TUI is re-branding its German travel agencies and is gearing up for post-merger restructuring after improving profits in the third quarter of 2013/14. more


Air Berlin

Better results and strategic priorities

Air Berlin has unveiled better financial results for the second quarter of 2014 along with the core elements of its strategic restructuring programme that is due to be presented next month. more



Expansion plans as Sawiris buys 30% stake

Germany’s fast-growing FTI Group is eyeing expansion into new source markets and building up its hotel portfolio following the acquisition of a 30% stake by Egyptian hotelier Samih Sawiris. more



Hotel modernisation and public behaviour rules

Majorca is pressing ahead with plans to modernise its hotel portfolio and is defending the controversial new ‘behaviour’ rules for tourists in Palma. more


V.Ö. Travel

Management team completed

The new German tour operator V.Ö. Travel has completed its management team with two senior appointments. more


German market trends

Germans want to travel more

Consumers in Germany are travelling more and want to keep spending on holidays, according to an in-depth new ‘tourism index’. more


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