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10th Oct 2020
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Travel Industry Rage and 11 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

By Dennis Schaal, Skift Pictured is the U.S. Capitol on October 7, 2020. Travel industry officials are upset about the lack of a Congressional agreement to provide more coronavirus-relief aid...

09th Oct 2020
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Thayer Ventures to Set Up $175 Million Company to Shop for Travel Acquisitions

By Sean O’Neill, Skift A sign on Wall Street in New York City’s financial district. Thayer Ventures, a venture-capital firm, plans to raise up to $175 million in an initial...

09th Oct 2020
Best Western Pplus Nexen hosts openigng party in Pattaya

Best Western Pplus Nexen hosts openigng party in Pattaya

By tKoumelis Best Western Pplus Nexen hosts openigng party in Pattaya tKoumelis Fri, 10/09/2020 – 17:17 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Best Western Pplus Nexen hosts openigng party...

09th Oct 2020
World Dream first cruise ship to restart service in Singapore 

World Dream first cruise ship to restart service in Singapore 

By tKoumelis World Dream first cruise ship to restart service in Singapore tKoumelis Fri, 10/09/2020 – 17:14 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "World Dream first cruise ship to...

08th Oct 2020
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The Fall of Travel in 2020 in a Single GIF

By Wouter Geerts, Skift An empty gate at Franjo Tudman Airport Zagreb, Croatia Jacques Le Gall / Unsplash Skift Take: By early April, the travel industry’s performance stood at 16...

08th Oct 2020
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Booking Holdings-Backed Yanolja Holds Big Ambitions to Dethrone Oracle Hospitality in Hotel Tech

By Sean O’Neill, Skift An image from the Royal Purnama Hotel in Bali, which uses tech from eZee. The Royal Purnama Skift Take: Bold words from eZee, an Indian subsidiary...

07th Oct 2020
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Book-Direct Advocates Concede Online Travel Agency Distribution Is Still Essential

By Dennis Schaal, Skift Skift Take: With thousands of hotels going out of business and up for sale, and vacation rentals business booming in certain destinations, there will be a...

07th Oct 2020
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Tripadvisor’s Viator Stays On Top in Online Day Tours: New Skift Research

By Seth Borko, Skift Research Despite COVID-19 challenges, booking tours online has strong growth potential. Janis Oppliger / Unsplash Skift Take: Tripadvisor’s tours & activity subsidiary, Viator, is currently a...

06th Oct 2020
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What to Expect at Skift Forum Asia Next Week

By Brian Quinn, Skift Passersby wearing protective face masks are seen on the street amid the coronavirus disease outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan. Skift Skift Take: As we launch into Skift...

06th Oct 2020
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United Tests Bundling Flights With Meeting Space for Remote Workers in Subscription Model

By Sean O’Neill, Skift A Los Angeles loft for rent by the hour via Peerspace. Peerspace Skift Take: As many companies opt out of their long-term leases for some of...