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5 things to do before your next trip to Europe

For the last few months, tourists worldwide have been eagerly following travel news platforms for a much-awaited update regarding the resumption of travel. Following months of being cooped up at home, travelers are itching to jump on the next flight … Read More

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UTU introduces UTU Bookings with launch partner Skyscanner – travellers can now book flights via the UTU Tax Free app

#TogetherInTravel #WeAreWithU #WelcomeBack #WeAreHospitality  UTU members now have the option to book their flights through the newly released UTU Bookings feature, powered by Skyscanner. This service takes UTU a step forward in our mission to deliver value across different stages … Read More

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Plan your upcoming travels

#TogetherInTravel How travel’s about to change Like many of you, we’re now fondly reminiscing about the halcyon days of travel and yearning to plan our next trip ahead in 2020. As countries begin to release their shutdowns periodically with cautious … Read More

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UTU brings compelling travel content to tourists through Arrival Guides collaboration

#TogetherInTravel UTU Tax Free users can now access exciting travel content, thanks to a collaboration with Lonely Planet company, Arrival Guides. This feature will be available through UTU’s City Guide by the end of May. UTU, the go-to app for … Read More

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Working from home during COVID-19

With the number of COVID-19  cases growing exponentially and the pandemic situation rapidly escalating, most companies have made the executive decision to begin work-from-home procedures to protect and safeguard employees through social distancing. This has led to an unusual challenge … Read More

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UTU’s like-minded partners extend a helping hand

As the world is mending and adjusting to the changing times, we’re in sync with all of our UTU Partners here and globally supporting each other so that we come out of this stronger than ever. There is always a … Read More

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Unmasking the faces behind our volunteers

Being masked in public in Western culture is unusual as openness and identity is highly valued. Anonymity behind a mask is generally associated with negative values and is most widely associated with either the repressive hand of government or those … Read More

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Veteran businessmen venturing into startup space

AFTER over 25 years in the tax refund industry, Asad Jumabhoy decided to venture out to build his own startup. He had not worked at or built a startup before. But having worked at top executive positions for value-added tax … Read More

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VAT refunds getting digital jump-start

The decades-old tax refund sector needs technology to transform the process and bring more real benefits to travelers and merchants alike, according to an industry insider.

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Aplikasi UTU permudah dapatkan VAT

KETIKA di Eropah, anda sempat membeli belah dan mahu mendapatkan pengembalian Cukai Tambahan Nilai (VAT) di lapangan terbang sebelum berangkat pulang ke tanahair. Namun pengembalian cukai yang biasanya didapatkan hanya sekitar antara 55 peratus dengan 60 peratus daripada cukai yang … Read More

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