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Sabre Red 360 v19: Dawn of Intelligent Retailing

The advent of the Internet Age has sparked a retail revolution that forever changed the way consumers browse, compare, and buy merchandise as technology providers are constantly exploring new ways to influence the changing industry. As new data capture technologies emerge in the travel industry, mindful collaboration and transparency are crucial to delivering success for all. Sabre’s mission is to lead the way by integrating three new intelligent retailing solutions in Sabre Red 360: New Distribution Capability (NDC), New Airline Storefront, and Content Services for Lodging. Therefore in a bid...

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There are no excuses in Aviation, Olowo tells graduates

The President of the Aviation Safety Round Table Initiative, ASRTI, and CEO Sabre Travel Network West Africa, Dr. Gabriel Olowo says excuses are not tolerated in the industry. Olowo made this known to some university graduates who paid him a courtesy visit at the company’s head office in Lagos on Friday. The graduates, who were led by the editor of Travel and Business News, Mr. Ewos Iroro, are part of a young graduates empowerment initiative organised by the magazine. “Aviation is a no-nonsense industry. There is no ‘I am sorry...

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Nigerian Aviation Industry: Evaluate Government Policies Since 1999 – Olowo

President/CEO Sabre Network West Africa, Dr Gabriel Olowo has called for the evaluation of Nigeria’s aviation policies since the country’s return to civil rule in 1999 – starting with President Olusegun Obasanjo’s tenure. The Nigerian aviation industry veteran said this is the only way aviation can do better in Nigeria. “Nigeria doesn’t seem to have a will; the will. And that is why I keep challenging the authorities that we want to measure delivery from government to government. Eight years of Obasanjo, eight years of Jonathan, and now, the ongoing...

Aviation Industry: Sabre Boss Advocates Capacity Building

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 9th September, 2019. Sabre Travel Network, West Africa. www.sabreng.com President/CEO Sabre Travel Network West Africa, Dr. Gabriel Olowo has charged Nigerian aviation industry leaders to pay more attention to human capacity building in airline economics and commerce. Olowo made this call while addressing the newly admitted students of Babcock University’s MBA Programme in Airline and Travels Management powered by the aviation technology company. The aviation expert also decried the relatively low attention paid to the commercial aspect of airline human capacity development in Africa. “In my upwards...

Sabre Sponsors 4th Annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts in Boston

Sabre Sponsors 4th Annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts in Boston

Sabre Corporations is proud to be a major sponsor of Business Travel News Group’s fourth annual Business Travel Trends & Forecasts. This conference is slated to hold on September 10 at Westin Copley Place, 10 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116, United States of America. Sponsoring a landmark of this sort further gives credence to Sabre’s culture of thought leadership in the travel industry. Sabre Corporations is the world’s foremost travel technology company. We invest in a fast-forward approach to next-generation retailing and distribution. Join the thousands of travel experts sharing...

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Sabre, Babcock commence MBA Programme in Airline Studies

Foremost Airline distribution solution provider, Sabre Network West Africa has commenced its Masters in Business Administration (MBA) partnership programme with the College of Postgraduate Studies Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria, in Airline and Travels Management, two years after signing a Memorandum of Understanding. The 2019/2020 session will kick off on September 8, 2019. In light of this, Babcock has become the first university in Nigeria to offer such a course in Aviation and the programme is expected to run for 18 months. Students who enrol for the programme will...

Sabre partners Apiso to power VTP in Middle East

Leading technology provider to the global travel industry, Sabre Corporation has announced a long-term partnership with Apiso to increase virtual payments adoption across the Middle East region. Apiso, an Advance Payment Integration solutions, is already setting new standards in multi-currency multi-channel B2B VCN payments. The partnership, and resulting technical integration between Apiso and Sabre, will promote Apiso’s unique product offering as the preferred payment solution for Sabre Virtual Payments’ customers in the fast-growing Middle East. It will also enable Sabre to scale the volume of payment transactions processed through its...

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How to Sign up for Sabre Training Online

If you are just getting started with the Sabre GDS, you are likely not so familiar with Sabre commands and formats just yet. And so, you need a Sabre training. Don’t worry, we are intensifying on how we can make our trainings more accessible to all our partner travel agents. We’ve got you covered! Get familiar! Read more about Sabre Travel Network, West Africa! What’s New? We have simplified Sabre training enrolment procedure so that you can now see the schedule online. But if you prefer to talk to someone...

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Top 5 Reasons Travel Agents should partner with Sabre GDS in 2019

As a travel agent/agency, especially if you are not on the Sabre GDS, you may be at crossroads with which Global Distribution System (GDS) to partner with, in order to stay ahead of your competitors. With a history that dates back to the 1960s, Sabre, based out of Southlake, Texas, in the United States, is estimated to be adopted by around 60,000 travel agencies around the world, as of today, to sell travel products, most importantly airline-based. In this article, we have compiled the top five (5) reasons why it...

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Mental Health: 3 Key Ways to Sanity

It is incumbent upon us as humans to cater to our mental health. This is of course, the best way we can create a sane society void of depression, vices, suicide and other anomalies. Join the Sabre family! http://www.sabreng.com/join These are 3 key ways to ensure sound mental health. Sanity remains defined simply by the ability to cope with conditions. Anna Castillo Mental health is fast becoming a general concern across all continents of the world, and Africa is not exempted. According to popular reports, while the annual global rate...