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2013-10-09 23:30:04

SaaS TMS Platform to Provide Better Visibility and Enhance Controls Around Liquidity; Enable Payments London (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Kyriba, the leader in cloud-based treasury management solutions, has been appointed by Eurostar International to deliver an integrated suite of treasury, risk management and payments solutions. Eurostar will use the Kyriba Enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform across its European operations, enabling the company to centralise, automate and...

2012-10-31 11:20:19

LONDON, October 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar has proudly announced the appointment of world-renowned Michelin starred chef Raymond Blanc as its Culinary Director. The exciting new gastronomic partnership will see Raymond share his passion for promoting the very best in sustainable and seasonal food with Eurostar's Business Premier passengers. The announcement is supported by new research* which reveals that despite the prevailing economic downturn, nearly two thirds...

2012-10-12 11:20:14

BERN, Switzerland, October 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) and Apple have reached an agreement on the use of SBB's station clock on certain devices such as iPads and iPhones. This arrangement has been mutually agreed by both parties in a licence agreement. For the use of the clockface on certain Apple devices such as iPads and iPhones, the parties have negotiated an arrangement that enables Apple to use the SBB station clock under a licence...

2012-10-08 07:21:55

LONDON, October 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This winter, Eurostar is forging an exciting partnership with the international high-speed train service, "TGV Lyria" to launch a new weekly service between London and some of Switzerland's most popular ski resorts. On sale from Thursday 11 October, the new ski service will carry ski and snowboarding enthusiasts from St Pancras International and Ashford International to the heart of the Swiss Alps and the Valais region. Resorts...

2012-09-20 06:20:49

LONDON, September 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The search is on for the best sustainable travel initiatives in Europe as the 2013 Eurostar Ashden Award for Sustainable Travel opens for entries. The Award, which is free to enter, recognises pioneering sustainable travel schemes from Belgium, France and the UK that are leading the way in encouraging people to adopt more sustainable forms of travel, helping improve quality of life, reducing congestion and pollution, and cutting...

2012-06-19 10:20:49

WASHINGTON, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BACKGROUND INFORMATION PROVIDED BY SNCFSENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE HEARING (S. 634) JUNE 20, 2012 Dirksen 226 2:30PM "Holocaust-Era Claims in the 21st Century" will examine, in part, the Holocaust Rail Justice Act (S.634), legislation created to give Holocaust survivors a forum for claims against the French Railway, SNCF. Leading Jewish remembrance, research and advocacy organizations believe HRJA is ill-conceived legislation. The...

2012-04-20 06:20:12

LONDON, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high speed rail service between the UK and mainland Europe, has reported a good start to the year, with continued growth in sales revenues and passenger numbers. It reported that sales revenues are up 7% to GBP211 million from GBP197 million in Q1 2011. Passenger numbers are also up 4% to 2.24 million in Q1 2012 from 2.15 million in the same quarter in 2011. The growth over the last three months has been driven by an...

2012-03-09 05:12:00

LONDON, March 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar has revealed that this Leap Year saw thousands of couples travelling for a romantic break with the company reporting a 24%1 surge in bookings on Wednesday 29 February, compared to Wednesday 2 March last year. New research by Eurostar* reveals almost half (47 per cent) of women would propose to their partner. The study also found that those women who do pluck up the courage can expect a positive response, with 75 per cent of...

2012-03-02 08:00:00

Train Chartering is inviting early-adopter travel agents worldwide to join Open Access Rail for beta testing. Open Access Rail is an innovative new rail booking system that makes booking luxury, tourist and special train journeys simpler than ever before. Chippenham, WIltshire UK (PRWEB) March 02, 2012 Train Chartering is inviting early-adopter travel agents worldwide to join Open Access Rail for beta testing. Open Access Rail is an innovative new booking system that makes booking luxury,...

2012-02-17 06:27:00

LONDON, February 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eurostar, the high-speed passenger service between the UK and mainland Europe is reporting that it has carried 10%* more passengers over this half-term school holiday, compared to the same holiday period last year. Over 230,000 people from across the UK and Europe will travel on Eurostar over the course of the week for a late winter break. A combination of attractive prices, Valentine's Day and good ski conditions have made this a...