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12th Sep 2020
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A Winning Tourism Reopening Act and 11 Other Coronavirus Travel Stories This Week

By Dennis Schaal, Skift A Maldives beach scene as seen on December 3, 2017. The Maldives notched some tourism wins when it reopened after a coronavirus lockdown. Mickey Luigi Logitmark...

11th Sep 2020
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Accor Just Restructured the Company in the Middle of a Pandemic: Why Now?

By Cameron Sperance, Skift Sofitel plans a corporate overhaul on Oct. 1 that CEO Sebastien Bazin says puts the company on the right footing for travel’s new normal. Michael J...

11th Sep 2020
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Tour Operators’ Pain Seen Through UK Businesses Suffering ‘3 Winters in a Year’

By Matthew Parsons, Skift The UK’s latest quarantine measures have dented the consumer’s confidence to book holidays. MChe Lee / Unsplash Skift Take: A no-show summer and the residual impact...

10th Sep 2020
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I Don’t Get It: What’s the Point of the ‘Let’s Go There’ Ad Campaign?

By Rafat Ali, Skift Campaigns to promote local travel, like this one on the New York City subways, show a more responsible way to market possible travel. Metropolitan Transportation Authority...

10th Sep 2020
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The Travel Rebound’s Stalled Summer: New Skift Recovery Index Insights

By Wouter Geerts, Skift Research Skift Take: August is normally a bumper month for destinations in the northern hemisphere. The fact that the Skift Recovery Index remained flat indicates that...

09th Sep 2020
Massive turnout as aviation and environmental stakeholders take stock of upcoming potential for CO2 emissions reduction

Massive turnout as aviation and environmental stakeholders take stock of upcoming potential for CO2 emissions reduction

By tKoumelis Massive turnout as aviation and environmental stakeholders take stock of upcoming potential for CO2 emissions reduction tKoumelis Wed, 09/09/2020 – 15:43 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post...

09th Sep 2020
Introducing Ovolo South Yarra

Introducing Ovolo South Yarra

By tKoumelis Introducing Ovolo South Yarra tKoumelis Wed, 09/09/2020 – 11:53 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Introducing Ovolo South Yarra" FacebookTwitterGoogle+ViadeoLinkedInE-mail

08th Sep 2020
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Marriott to Lay Off 17 Percent of Corporate Headquarters Staff in October

By Cameron Sperance, Skift Marriott plans to lay off 17 percent of staff at its global headquarters in Maryland later this fall. Bernard Gagnon / Wikimedia Skift Take: Marriott’s corporate...

08th Sep 2020
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Five Ways Travel Brands Can Double Down on ‘Discovery’ to Re-Engage and Rebound

By Facebook + Skift Skift Take: With people spending more time at home — perusing social media on their mobile devices while dreaming about their next trip — travel brands...

07th Sep 2020
Safe and gradual resumption of MICE events

Safe and gradual resumption of MICE events

By tKoumelis Safe and gradual resumption of MICE events tKoumelis Mon, 09/07/2020 – 16:44 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Safe and gradual resumption of MICE events" FacebookTwitterGoogle+ViadeoLinkedInE-mail