Category: Notice

NewGen ISS

In November 2017, the Passenger Agency Conference adopted Resolution 812. This Resolution became effective 1st March 2018, and enables the implementation of NewGen ISS in a BSP. All BSP countries will progressively be migrated from the current Resolution 818g to the new Resolution 812. Please be advised that effective from 1st May 2019, BSP Hong Kong will be migrated to the NewGen ISS Agency Rules under Resolution 812. Macau will have a different implementation timeline and will communicate when confirmed. The new LFC for Hong Kong together with the sunset of ITF will be implemented together with NewGen ISS. The…

Transparency in Payments (TIP)

In November 2017, the Passenger Agency Conference (PAConf) adopted a set of resolutions, which will enable the implementation of Transparency in Payments (TIP). TIP is an industry initiative focused on providing Airlines with increased transparency and control in the collection of payments for their sales through the agency channel. At the same time, it will enable Agents to take advantage of new forms of payment (Alternative Transfer Methods) for the remittance of customer funds through the BSP. Please be advised that Resolution 896 will become effective in BSP Hong Kong & Macao on 01 February 2019. Consequently: Providers of Alternative…

Seminar on New Distribution Capability(NDC)

IATA has launched the New Distribution Capability(NDC) which is a travel industry-supported program (NDC Program). In order to provide more information for the member, SIPA and TIC are going to organize a seminar, with speakers from IATA, Amadeus Hong Kong Limited, Worldspan, Lufthansa and Cathay Pacific to introduce the details and concept of NDC. Come and join us to know more about NDC!!

The 25th Annual General Meeting Of SIPA

Dear All members, Please reminded that our AGM will be held on 10 JUL’15, details as below: Date: Friday, 10 July 2015Time: 16:00Venue: Macau Jockey ClubAddress: 1/F., Function Room, China Merchants Tower, Shun Tak Centre, 168-200 Connaught Road Central, Hong Kong. For Preliminary notice & Agenda, please visit below linkage for your reference. 1. Preliminary Notice2. Agenda Thank you for your generous support to SIPA.