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2014-09-24 08:21:23

Amadeus' revolutionary light ticketing technology provides foundation for Ryanair to make a wide range of fares and full ancillary service content available to Amadeus subscribers COLOGNE, Germany, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryanair and Amadeus today announce a breakthrough new agreement that will bring a wide range of the carrier's fares and full ancillary services content to Amadeus subscribers for the first time in over a decade, via Amadeus' innovative light ticketing...

2014-09-23 08:37:16

BCD Travel Signs Multi-Year Agreement to Streamline Hotel Booking for Travel Management Companies SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GetGoing today announced the introduction of its cloud-based Hotel Merchandising Platform for travel management companies. The platform enables TMCs to dramatically improve the end-user experience through broad multi-supplier hotel content and built-in data analytics. With Hotel Merchandising, agencies can anticipate and meet individual traveler...

2014-09-22 23:11:22

As football season starts to take hold of the nation’s capital, Washingtonians are starting to put together their fantasy football leagues to prep for the games this fall. Mica Lounge, located in the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel, is taking football fever to the next level by creating their own “Sheraton League” where locals and hotel guests can sign up for a customized league. SILVER SPRING, MD (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 As football season starts to take hold of the nation’s...

2014-09-18 08:34:31

Get Immediate Expedia +gold or +silver Status with perks at more than 1,400 +VIP Access(TM) hotels on Expedia.com and Earn Rewards Faster NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia and Citi are introducing a new travel cobranded credit card program designed for travelers to earn Expedia+ rewards bonus points faster and redeem for travel rewards on Expedia.com. The program includes two new chip-enabled credit cards, the Expedia+ Card and the Expedia+ Voyager Card from Citi which can be...

2014-09-16 23:00:43

DAE To Provide Owner Services For LaTour Resorts Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 DAE (Dial An Exchange), the world’s largest independently owned vacation exchange company, has recently been selected by management company, LaTour Hotels & Resorts to provide Owner Services for members of its Whiski Jack Resorts in Whistler, Canada. According to Fermin Cruz, Vice President Americas Region for DAE, “We have a core competency in servicing timeshare owners, understanding...

2014-09-16 00:20:18

91% of Western Europeans willing to make sacrifices to save money when flying; Travelers under 35 years of age more willing to forego perks and fly longer on LCCs LONDON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Expedia.com®, the world's largest full service online travel site*, released the results of the Expedia® 2014 LCC Airline Index, a study conducted by Northstar that examined Western European traveler attitudes towards Low Cost Carriers (LCCs), a surging sector of the aviation...

2014-09-15 08:32:59

Rapid Deployment of eStandby in the Region Now Helps More than 100 Properties in the UAE, Including Danat's Distinctive Hotels, Maximize Premium Inventory LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As occupancies continue to improve worldwide, Danat Hotels & Resorts (www.danathotels.com) is deploying Nor1's eStandby upselling product to help its upscale hotel portfolio realize thousands of dollars in upselling revenue each week, as travelers increasingly seize the opportunity to...

2014-09-13 23:02:36

A leading choice for planners and a trailblazer in the hotel industry, the ‘Original Boutique Hotel’ increases conversions and revenue with direct website bookings for groups Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 13, 2014 Groupize Solutions, the leading online group booking platform for hotels, resorts, and large chains, proudly partners with The Lenox Hotel Boston to enable direct website group bookings using the Groupize Group Booking Engine (GBE). Currently in use by over 7,000 hotels, the...

2014-09-11 20:22:21

LANGLEY, England, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelport Worldwide Limited, ("Travelport" or "the Company") today announced that consistent with the Company's registration rights agreement and certain agreements entered into with current holders of the Company's common shares, the Company will not process transfers of its common shares for pre-IPO shareholders on its books and records beginning on Friday, September 12, 2014 and through 180 days after the pricing of its initial...

2014-09-09 12:34:36

PUNE, India, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tavisca Solutions [http://www.tavisca.com ], a leading travel technology products and solutions provider, is selected among the top 32 innovators in the world to showcase its product clarifi [http://www.tavisca.com/product/clarifi ]- the world's first real-time hotel mapping and descriptive content delivery system. A patent-pending travel technology solution aimed to resolve the inconsistent distribution of hotel content across...


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maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.