Trade fears repeat of APD rise under Brown

Taylor, Ian
May 2007
Travel Weekly (UK);5/18/2007, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports that Gordon Brown is poised to take over as Great Britain's prime minister amid rising concern that the outgoing chancellor's legacy of doubling of air passenger duty (APD) will be repeated. Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) trade relations manager Susan Parsons warned the Guild of Travel Management Companies that Brown has stated that APD could be raised in line with inflation.


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