Business news updates are critical information for frequent business travelers. If you miss the business news, it can really cause problems. Imagine a new airline arriving at your local airport, and offering fantastic deals for a limited time to create a customer base. If you do not know about this, you will miss out on some fantastic travel deals and end up paying far more than you should. It has worse results than spending too much, too.
What if you booked a flight and discovered that an air strike started the day before you thought of leaving? If you had known back when booking your flight, you would surely go with another airline! You also need to know about the weather and travel conditions for your destination. If you live somewhere warm and traveling, you may mistakenly estimate the conditions. What if it is cold where you are going? What if you're experiencing summer, but the destination is in the other hemisphere and it's mid-winter?
If you are mistaken because you do not expect the cold weather, you will be the most miserable. And it is so unnecessary. When you travel to many places there will be people who speak English. It will not always be so. If it's not an English-speaking country, you'll need a guide or translator to help you get around.
Some areas of the globe have a very high crime rate. It is best to know this before you leave. Be prepared and be ignorant of the laws of a country or the degree of crime. There is a lot of credit card fraud in China, for example. You will want to look at your bills. Speaking of China, did you expect to be able to rent a car there? Unless you have a Chinese driver's license, you cannot drive in China. It doesn't matter that you have a US or European license. You will need to find another form of transportation. Websites update their information and news as often as hourly. There is really no reason to be unprepared.