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 ARTA Canada présente ses commentaires à l'OPC 

95% de la réponse des agents sont contre
le project de règlement à la Loi sur les agents de voyage

Toronto, le 26 mai 2010: l'Association des agents détaillants de voyage (ARTA Canada) a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle a présenté ses observations le 21 mai 2010 concernant la réglementation proposée au Québec de modifier « la Loi sur les agents de voyage ».

Suite à un sondage en ligne qui a attiré 927 réponses des agents de voyage à Québec, 95% des répondants se sont opposés aux modifications proposées.

Cliquez ici pour une copie, en français, de la soumission de ARTA Canada.


ARTA Canada Submits Comments to Québec OPC

95% of Agent Responses Against Proposed Regulations

Toronto, 26 May 2010: Canada's Association of Retail Travel Agents (ARTA Canada) advised today that it submitted comments on 21 May 2010 regarding proposed regulations in Québec to modify the Travel Agents Act.

Following a web-based survey which drew 927 responses from travel agents in Québec, 95% of the respondents were against the proposed amendments.

Click here for a copy, in English, of ARTA Canada's submission.

About ARTA Canada 

ARTA Canada is the largest non-profit federally incorporated professional association of travel retailers in Canada, the members of which consist exclusively of travel agencies and travel agents. In addition to advocating fair and equitable treatment of travel consumers, ARTA Canada represents the commercial and strategic interests of its member travel agencies and travel agents in a variety of national and provincial domains including regulatory and legislative matters, automation, technology, sales and marketing, and distribution.

ARTA Canada is the strategic partner in Canada of the U.S.-based Association of Retail Travel Agents (ARTA). ARTA Canada is the Canadian member of UFTAA, the United Federation of Travel Agents' Associations. To join ARTA Canada, complete details and online membership application and secure payment are available on the ARTA Canada web site at www.artacanada.ca/join.


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