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Trump Travel Ban Could Deter Business-Related Trips

Posted on February 1, 2017

President Donald Trump exits campaign plane, Dec. 16, 2015, in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo from Gage Skidmore via Flickr.com) CC license here
President Donald Trump exits campaign plane, Dec. 16, 2015, in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo from Gage Skidmore via Flickr.com) CC license here
After spurring protests, drawing international outrage, and creating mass confusion over the weekend, President Donald Trump’s edict temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries is causing some companies to rethink business trips.

According to a survey conducted by the Association of Corporate Travel Executives, 36% of respondents said their company would reduce travel “somewhat.” A smaller number — 3% — said travel would drop significantly.

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