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Latest advice for travellers to Thailand

The passing of Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej can present a challenge for business travellers to Bangkok and Thailand...

David Flynn |

Expert tips for attending Canton Fair

The twice-yearly Canton Fair is a goldmine for buyers seeking Chinese suppliers and products for import and sale in Australia, ...

Chris Chamberlin |

Welcome to the new Australian Business Traveller

It's been almost six years since we launched Australian Business Traveller (our actual birthday is November 1 – feel free...

David Flynn |

Welcome to the new AusBT online community

With over 730,000 visitors every month, AusBT is already Australia’s most popular website for business travellers and fre...

David Flynn |

Uber now lets you book cars in advance

Uber passengers in selected areas of Sydney, Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane can now pre-book their ride rather than gamble on a ...

David Flynn |

The basics of business in Zurich, Geneva

Switzerland is a major hub for bankers and other travellers in the financial sectors with Zurich and Geneva attracting scores o...

Chris Chamberlin |

Riding in the Hyperloop at 1,120km/h

You're seated in a sealed pod that's levitating inside the partial vacuum of a seemingly endless tunnel, and hurtling along at ...

David Flynn |

Travelling or overseas on Census night?

Tuesday August 9 marks Census night in Australia – but what if not in Australia for the nationwide tally? Travellers who...

Chris Chamberlin |

Aussie bullet train: SYD-MEL in 3 hours

It's the Aussie bullet train which would let you travel between Sydney and Melbourne in under three hours, hurtling along a ded...

David Flynn |

Your guide to doing business in Taiwan

Taiwan and its capital city Taipei are mega-hubs in the tech industry, housing the headquarters of companies like Acer, Asus an...

Chris Chamberlin |

Take the AusBT 2016 reader survey!

Congratulations to the winners in our 2016 reader survey contest: Marcus Dabner, Craig Dowsett, Mitch Grant, Steven Howell...

Staff Writers |

Terms & conditions: AusBT reader survey

Information on how to enter the competition associated with the Australian Business Traveller 2016 Reader Survey, mec...

Staff Writers |

10 ways to save on on tax this fin. year

It’s tax time again, and for many businesses that means one last chance to make any tax deductible purchases before the f...

Chris Chamberlin |

Order currency online with Travelex

Even frequent travellers can be bamboozled by foreign exchange, especially when it comes to juggling buy & sell rates and c...

Staff Writers |

Macquarie axes debit card int'l txn fees

Macquarie Bank customers spending their cash abroad will soon pay no international transaction fees when whipping out their Mac...

Chris Chamberlin |

Hertz to refund customers

Did you hire a car from Hertz in the last few years, only to be hit with a post-rental bill for damages which you thought were ...

David Flynn |

Heathrow Express First Class review

You'll pay £22 (A$41) for one-way standard economy seating (aka Express) on London's Heathrow Express, or £30 ...

David Flynn |

Five tips for doing business in Singapore

Singapore is a global financial hub and a major destination for Australian business travellers – and with over 25 flights...

Chris Chamberlin |