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    Earn points or cash back: American Express debuts new welcome offers on two business credit cards

    Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links for products from our affiliate partners. Amex business credit card welcome offers increased Both the Blue Business Plus Credit Card and the Blue Business Cash Card did not have welcome offers prior to this. Even before the increased bonuses, they were still both respectable business credit cards with no annual fee. On top of that, they both come with a long list of benefits, including: Expanded buying power: You are able […] More

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    Digital Currency enters MOU with Travel Booking Giant

    $XVG currency users will soon be able to book over 3,000,000 travel products in 230+ countries, boosting XVG adoption Users of $XVG will be able to participate in a cheaper, fairer, and more inclusive travel economy The world’s leading cryptocurrency-friendly online travel agency, and Verge, the high-performance and high-security blockchain platform Verge Currency ($XVG), and worldwide Digital Currency,has entered a MOU with a leading blockchain-based travel booking Giant , Travala In continuing our commitment towards mass cryptocurrency adoption, we’re very excited to partner with Verge to champion the growth of the crypto community and to bring a new use case […] More

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    AAAE: Flying into a More Connected Future – Connected Aviation Today

    After a year and a half of canceled or solely virtual conferences, the return to in-person attendance at the 93rd Annual American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) Conference and Exposition was a welcome experience. Showcasing the resilience of the entire industry, airport and aviation executives gathered in Las Vegas to highlight the latest and greatest in innovative air travel technology. Here are some of the top takeaways from the show: The conference began with two VIPs thanking attendees and sharing some of their insights on the state of aviation. The first was Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak who spoke about the […] More

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    Everything You Need to Know About Affiliate Marketing

    Affiliate marketing is a type of performance-based marketing in which a business rewards one or more affiliates for each visitor or customer brought by the affiliate’s own marketing efforts. What is Affiliate Marketing?  Affiliate marketing is a marketing arrangement by which an online retailer pays commission to an external website for traffic or sales generated from its referrals. What Does an Affiliate Marketer Do? Essentially affiliate marketing involves a merchant paying a commission to other online entities, known as affiliates, for referring new business to the merchant’s website. Affiliate marketing is performance-based, which means affiliates only get paid when their promotional efforts actually result in a transaction. […] More

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    The Latest: Portugal sees shortfall in Janssen vaccine

    LISBON, Portugal — The head of Portugal’s vaccine rollout program says the country is experiencing steep shortfalls in expected deliveries of the Janssen COVID-19 jab. Rear Admiral Henrique Gouveia e Melo said in testimony to a parliamentary committee Friday that Janssen promised 800,000 doses in July but provided only 260,000. In August, only 200,000 Janssen doses will be delivered instead of the expected 600,000. He said the shortfall was “bad news” for Portugal’s inoculation drive. He did not give an explanation for the Janssen reduction. Authorities are looking for other suppliers to make up for the shortfall. Gouveia e Melo […] More

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    Gianusso appointed chief technology officer at Flight Centre

    Flight Centre Travel Group has announced the appointment of Peter Gianusso to the role of global chief technology officer, core systems, for the corporate division of the company. Based at the Americas headquarters in Montvale, New Jersey, Gianusso will be responsible for overseeing the central platforms that are leveraged to power the customer product offerings of FCM and Corporate Traveler. These include the global data consolidation platform used to collect travel data from all corporate markets, a business rule and automation platform used to improve data quality and travel automation, and centralised traveller profile and API platforms that are leveraged […] More

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    More than 450 airlines can now use IBM’s blockchain-based vaccine passport

    In April, travelers at London’s Heathrow airport had to wait as long as six hours to be cleared to fly. The bottlenecks were a result of airline agents struggling to make sense of the various Covid-19 health clearances travelers were presenting. Imagine small cards, stamped documents, and digital apps in various languages and formats. The lack of standardization was a killer. As international travel ramps up in parts of the world, Amadeus, a reservation system used by 474 airlines, has adopted IBM’s digital health passport solution called IBM Digital Health Pass. Instead of presenting paper-based certifications, travelers need only scan a […] More

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    Pittsfield Selected to Be on Dennis Quaid-hosted TV Show

    Dennis Quaid hosts the short-form Public Television series that will look at why people are moving Pittsfield. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The city of Pittsfield will be featured in a televised segment as being a “great place to live, work, and visit.” The city was selected for a short-form documentary series hosted by actor Dennis Quaid on thriving and inspiring places in the country that are favorable for all facets of life. “Viewpoint with Dennis Quaid” will be highlighting Pittsfield in its feature called “Discovering America — Great Places to Live, Work & Visit.” “This is huge, and it’s […] More

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