Business travel industry drives jobs, GDP growth in Mexico

Business travel industry drives jobs, GDP growth in Mexico
MEXICO CITY – A new report issued today by the GBTA Foundation at GBTA Conference 2016 Mexico highlights the positive economic impact that road warriors have on the nation’s economy and explores the quantitative impact business travel has on the Mexican economy. The study, sponsored by Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG), reveals business travel spending in Mexico in 2015 reached $263.2 billion pesos ($15 billion U.S. dollars) making it responsible for 1.4 per cent of Mexican GDP.

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Business travel industry drives jobs, GDP growth in Mexico

Business travel industry drives jobs, GDP growth in Mexico
MEXICO CITY – A new report issued today by the GBTA Foundation at GBTA Conference 2016 Mexico highlights the positive economic impact that road warriors have on the nation’s economy and explores the quantitative impact business travel has on the Mexican economy. The study, sponsored by Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG), reveals business travel spending in Mexico in 2015 reached $263.2 billion pesos ($15 billion U.S. dollars) making it responsible for 1.4 per cent of Mexican GDP.

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Three major North American apps partner with UpTop

Three major North American apps partner with UpTop
BRUSSELS – IRU in partnership with the Taxicab, Limousine & Paratransit Association (TLPA), in partnership with the European-based road transport organisation announced that three additional major North American apps – zTrip, Curb and The Ride – have joined IRU’s UpTop global taxi network. The UpTop network, which provides high quality, safe, and legal taxi services to customers around the world, now covers more than 500,000 taxis worldwide, representing more than 10% of the global legal taxi market.

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Three major North American apps partner with UpTop

Three major North American apps partner with UpTop
BRUSSELS – IRU in partnership with the Taxicab, Limousine & Paratransit Association (TLPA), in partnership with the European-based road transport organisation announced that three additional major North American apps – zTrip, Curb and The Ride – have joined IRU’s UpTop global taxi network. The UpTop network, which provides high quality, safe, and legal taxi services to customers around the world, now covers more than 500,000 taxis worldwide, representing more than 10% of the global legal taxi market.

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