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28th Jun 2019
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Europe Still Has A Shocking Number of Flight Delays

By William Wilkes and Richard Weiss, Bloomberg A passenger stands in front of the display board for departures Munich’s airport. More than a fifth of European flights were late in...

28th Jun 2019
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Cox & Kings to Sell Businesses to Raise Much-Needed Cash

By Patrick Whyte, Skift The Meininger St Petersburg. The company is owned by Cox and Kings. Meininger Skift Take: With the hostel market still so fragmented, the Meininger business would...

28th Jun 2019
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6 Ways to Run an Eco-Friendly Hotel

By Are Morch With many people from all walks of life taking the steps to embrace a more eco-conscious lifestyle, Hotels must follow in their footsteps to provide their guests...

28th Jun 2019
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6 Big Travel Takeaways From Skift Tech Forum

By Dennis Schaal and Sean O’Neill, Skift Roger McNamee (left) of Elevation Partners spoke at Skift Tech Forum June 27, 2019 about the authoritarian nature of how Facebook and Google...

28th Jun 2019
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American Airlines and Hyatt Partner to Amp Up Their Elite Loyalty Benefits

By American Airlines + Skift Skift Take: As of last month, elite World of Hyatt and American Airlines AAdvantage members can earn more points and miles with a new joint...

28th Jun 2019
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UK’s Tourism Sector Gets Government Backing as Brexit Looms

By Rosie Spinks, Skift Changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace. dconvertini / Flickr Skift Take: The UK government’s announcement is a big win for the travel industry — especially...

28th Jun 2019
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Boeing May Have Software Problems Beyond the 737 Max

By Peter Robison and Anita Sharpe, Bloomberg Aircraft throttle on a Boeing 737 Max. Dimas Ardian / Bloomberg Skift Take: The software system that caused two 737 Max crashes —...

28th Jun 2019
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Lego Family Plot to Take Merlin Entertainments Private With $6.1 Billion Joint Bid

By Nick Turner, Bloomberg A Legoland Hotel. Parent company Merlin Entertainments looks set to be taken private Merlin Entertainments Skift Take: The trend for public companies going private looks set...

28th Jun 2019
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Twin Bombings Roil Tunisia’s Tourism Rebound

By Bouazza Ben Bouazza, The Associated Press Tunis. The Associated Press. Skift Take: Tourism to Tunisia is on the rebound after 2015’s deadly extremist attacks. Thursday’s twin bombings are a...

28th Jun 2019
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New Accor and Air France-KLM Loyalty Partnership Raises Bar For Targeting Biz Travelers

By Grant Martin, Skift An Air France Boeing 777-200 F-GSPE Olivier Cabaret / Flickr Skift Take: Like a similar program now in place between American and Hyatt, the partnership between...