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30th Jun 2017
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Business Travel Startups and Services for Those In-Between Moments

By Colin Nagy, Skift Hydra New York, which offers shower spaces for booking in unused commercial real estate, bills itself as filling the gap between the locker room and the...

30th Jun 2017
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A Busy Week for Ban News — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report

By Hannah Sampson, Skift In this Sunday photo from 2015, travelers line up at a security checkpoint at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago. The past week brought news about the...

30th Jun 2017
Dusit Thani’s Last Day of Operation Set for the 16th of April 2018

Dusit Thani’s Last Day of Operation Set for the 16th of April 2018

By Press Release Dusit Thani Bangkok, the flagship hotel of Thailand-based, global hospitality company Dusit International, will officially hold its last day of operations in its current form on 16...

30th Jun 2017
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Pilots Group Says Proposed Training Changes Would Lead to ‘Pilot Puppy Mills’

By Kevin Freking, Associated Press Pictured is a Southwest Airlines pilot. The U.S. House of Representatives is considering a bill to require less hours in pilot training. Stephen M. Keller...

29th Jun 2017
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Google Expands Waze Carpooling Across California

By Michael Liedtke, Associated Press Pictured is the Waze app. Waze expanded its carpooling services throughout California. Skift Take: Waze carpooling isn’t going to upend Google’s business model but it...

29th Jun 2017
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Travel to Russia Surges Despite Geopolitical Tension

By Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg Tourism to Russia is booming as the country has worked to improve its offerings for travelers. Military aircraft over Moscow during a 2015 celebration. Dmitriy Fomin...

29th Jun 2017
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Many United Airlines Awards Flights Will Soon Cost More Miles

By Brian Sumers, Skift United is raising the prices for some award travel. Picture is a United Boeing 787-9. Ted S. Warren / Associated Press Skift Take: Starting July 1,...

29th Jun 2017
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Female Travelers Finding Creative Solutions in Homesharing Economy

By Sarah Enelow, Skift Homesharing platform Overnight just launched a new partnership with Facebook group Girls Love Travel, aimed at making female guests and hosts feel safer. Overnight Skift Take:...

29th Jun 2017
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Chefs+Tech: Resy’s CEO Talks the State and Future of In-Restaurant Technology

By Kristen Hawley, Chefs+Tech A hostess uses ResyOS at Prime Meats in Brooklyn. courtesy of Resy Skift Take: No longer just a reservations startup, Resy has emerged as a thoughtful...

29th Jun 2017
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Events Industry Joins the Influencer Trend — Meetings Innovation Report

By Greg Oates, Skift The Atout France booth at IMEX Frankfurt 2017. Atout France Skift Take: More convention bureaus like Atout France should adopt an influencer campaign strategy to drive...