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27th Mar 2020
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Lilium Raises $240 Million for Flying Taxis: Travel Startup Funding This Week

By Sean O’Neill, Skift Lilium’s new vertical-takeoff-and-landing aircraft seats five and promises be able to fly 186 miles in an hour. The travel startup is building a flying taxi service,...

26th Mar 2020
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Will It Matter for U.S. Airlines With the Government as a Shareholder?

By Brian Sumers, Skift Southwest Airlines has an excellent balance sheet by airline standards. But even it may take bailout money. David Paul Morris / Bloomberg Skift Take: Given the...

26th Mar 2020
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Hotels and Airports See Jaw-Dropping Declines in Foot Traffic in March

By Cameron Sperance, Skift Coronavirus fears severely curbed foot traffic at U.S. hotels and airports in early March, according to a Placer.ai report. Angelo DeSantis / Wikimedia Skift Take: Government...

25th Mar 2020
What Can Hoteliers Do to Help Each Other During the Coronavirus Event

What Can Hoteliers Do to Help Each Other During the Coronavirus Event

By Are Morch Let me start first by saying THANK YOU to all of you. And I also want to thank all the great people that now are performing a...

25th Mar 2020
TAT update: COVID-19 prevention measures for travellers commuting by rail transport in Thailand

TAT update: COVID-19 prevention measures for travellers commuting by rail transport in Thailand

By tKoumelis TAT update: COVID-19 prevention measures for travellers commuting by rail transport in Thailand tKoumelis Wed, 03/25/2020 – 05:52 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "TAT update: COVID-19...

25th Mar 2020
Hotelbeds response to COVID-19

Hotelbeds response to COVID-19

By tKoumelis Hotelbeds response to COVID-19 tKoumelis Wed, 03/25/2020 – 05:39 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Hotelbeds response to COVID-19" FacebookTwitterGoogle+ViadeoLinkedInE-mail

23rd Mar 2020
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Announcing a New Skift Online Summit for Business Travel

By Brian Quinn, Skift Tim Gouw / Unsplash Skift Take: As traveler demand has plummeted and the industry works to consider what is next, Skift is taking the value and...

23rd Mar 2020
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Some Asia Hotels Roll Out Quarantine Packages for Travelers Looking to Self-Isolate

By Xinyi Liang-Pholsena, Skift Travelers walk past canceled flights on a schedule board, some due to the coronavirus, at the Haneda International Airport in Tokyo. The flurry of travelers returning...

23rd Mar 2020
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Second Life Targets Corporate Sector as Travel Lockdown Bites

By Matthew Parsons, Skift A virtual meeting in Second Life. Second Life Linden Lab Skift Take: Second Life has every right to reach out to businesses figuring out new ways...

22nd Mar 2020
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International Olympics Committee Evaluates Games Postponement as Opposition Mounts

By Associated Press A group of students from Uruguay pose for a souvenir picture on the Olympic Rings set outside the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, Saturday, March 21, 2020. The...