All posts tagged "Package Travel Directive"

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    ITAA 2018 Conference: Business Sessions: Package Travel Directive

    As part of the business session programme at the ITAA Conference in Philadelphia, delegates were given an...

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    CAR Undertakes Travel Trade Customer Protection Projects

    The Commission for Aviation Regulation (CAR) is undertaking two related projects on consumer protection in the travel...

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    European Parliament Adopts Package Travel Directive Proposal

    The European Parliament has adopted by 654 votes to 19, with nine abstentions, a legislative resolution on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on package travel and assisted travel arrangements, amending Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004, Directive 2011/83/EU and repealing Council Directive 90/314/EEC. The European Parliament’s...

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    EU Working on a New Package Travel Directive

    The EU Commission is expected to issue the long-awaited draft on a revised Package Travel Directive, possibly in July. Currently the Directive covers items such as brochure content, customer information, contract terms, protection for consumers in the event of default by a supplier, and repatriation. However, many trade sources feel that the Directive...

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    “Let Agents Be Agents” ABTA Tells EU

    In anticipation of important changes to the Package Travel Directive, to be published in spring 2013, in its latest meetings in Brussels ABTA has been making a strong case for preserving the diversity of business models. This includes ensuring that whatever range of holidays is brought within the scope of a new...