Holiday prices increase with fuel surcharges

Holiday prices increase with fuel surcharges

Thomas Cook and Emirates have both announced that holiday prices will increase as a result of the rising cost of oil. Both travel companies have added a fuel surcharge to flights. The news comes after IATA warned that airlines faced a tough year if oil gets more expensive (Story here http://bit.ly/eNFkdE). “Like every commercially-oriented business, Emirates regularly reviews its fares to reflect market dynamics including demand and rising fuel prices,” an Emirates spokesperson told Travel Daily. “We have an active fuel risk management programme but with such market volatility it is impossible to fully absorb the impact of soaring oil prices.” Thomas Cook’s charges are dependent on the distance of the destination, from

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