This news story originally appeared at World Travel on 6 December 2021

HVS Monday Musings: Corporate Travel is Bouncing Back, but Omicron is a Threat to Recovery | By Mandeep Lamba & Dipti Mohan – Hospitality Net

Corporate travel has been gathering up steam globally, albeit slowly, as after several months of virtual meetings and video conferencing, in-person meetings are finally making a comeback. According to a recent report by World Travel & Tourism Council, global business travel spending is expected to rise 26% in 2021 and 34% in 2022, bringing it to two-thirds of pre-pandemic levels by the end of 2022.