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31st Jan 2020
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Aviation Wants Us to Trust It to Fix Its Own Green Problems: Should We?

By Patrick Whyte, Skift A British Airways aircraft. BA-owner IAG has committed to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Steve Lynes / Flickr Skift Take: Airlines have tried to get out...

31st Jan 2020
Thailand’s tourism events and activities go on as usual

Thailand’s tourism events and activities go on as usual

By tKoumelis Thailand’s tourism events and activities go on as usual tKoumelis Fri, 01/31/2020 – 08:05 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Thailand’s tourism events and activities go on...

30th Jan 2020
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5 Takeaways From the Year’s Largest Hotel Industry Conference

By Nancy Trejos, Skift Choice Hotels International has introduced a new midscale extended stay brand called Everhome Suites. This is a rendering of one of its lobbies. Choice Hotels International...

30th Jan 2020
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Pakistan Gets Serious About Its Tourism Pitch

By Danielle Hyams, Skift Pakistan sees tourism as a way for economic growth. This photo was taken in Karimabad, in the Gilgit Baltistan territory, a popular region for tourists. Alex...

29th Jan 2020
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Regulatory Scrutiny of Online Travel Platforms Could Shed New Light on Business Practices

By Dennis Schaal , Skift In October 2019, IHG-owned brand Kimpton said it would launch a Stay Human Project where it transforms the decor in one room in a handful...

29th Jan 2020
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‘Wave Season’ 2020 Brings More Questions From Cruisers on Environment

By Maria Lenhart, Skift Hurtigruten Cruises’ MS Fram in Cozumel Harbor, Mexico. Cruisers are choosing off-the-beaten-path destinations. Dietmar Denger / Hurtigruten Cruises Skift Take: This year’s wave season isn’t business...

28th Jan 2020
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Hotels Are Confused by Rise of Legal Marijuana: Opportunity or Liability?

By Nancy Trejos, Skift Many hotels in states where marijuana is legal are grappling with how to handle it under confusing laws. luckyguy123 / Adobe Skift Take: The legalization of...

28th Jan 2020
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Chile’s Latam Airlines Improves Premium Product Ahead of Delta Tie-Up

By Kristin Majcher, Skift Latam Airlines is installing a new premium economy section on short-haul aircraft. Latam Airlines Skift Take: After changing its fare structure to compete with low-cost carriers...

27th Jan 2020
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Travel Megatrends 2020: Travel Payments Find Path to Painless

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Skift Take: Global payments technology and rules are changing swiftly, led by seamless innovations in Asia that are making life easier for consumers. Travel companies of...

27th Jan 2020
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China Cancels Group Trips as Coronavirus Control Measures Expand

By Steven Schwankert, Skift China’s National Health Commission said it is bringing in medical teams (pictured here) to help handle the outbreak and the Chinese military dispatched 450 medical staff,...