Voyages-sncf signs major partnership with Alitrip in China, a major player in European tourism, continues to expand its operations in China. Having opened a subsidiary in Shanghai last March, the group – operating under the Rail Europe banner outside Europe – has signed an agreement with Alitrip to promote and sell French and European rail travel packages. Alitrip is the e-tourism platform of Alibaba, China’s leading e-commerce business, and was launched at the end of 2014. “Less

The Priceline Group names Glenn Fogel CEO

The Priceline Group has named Glenn Fogel, the company’s current Head of Strategy and Executive Vice President of Corporate Development, CEO of the company, effective January 1, 2017. Current Interim CEO and non-Executive Chairman of the Board Jeff Boyd, who served as the company’s CEO from 2002-2013, Chairman of the Board since 2013 and Interim CEO since April of 2016, will assume the role of Executive Chairman of the Board