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05th Jan 2021
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Sonesta CEO on Turning the Brand Into One of the Largest U.S. Hotel Companies Overnight

By Cameron Sperance, Skift Sonesta International Hotels Corp. CEO Carlos Flores is on track to grow his company to the eighth-largest U.S. hotel company by property count this year (pictured:...

05th Jan 2021
Hotel Okura Vladivostok, the first Japanese-run hotel in the Russian Pacific port city

Hotel Okura Vladivostok, the first Japanese-run hotel in the Russian Pacific port city

By tKoumelis Hotel Okura Vladivostok, the first Japanese-run hotel in the Russian Pacific port city tKoumelis Tue, 01/05/2021 – 08:36 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Hotel Okura Vladivostok,...

04th Jan 2021
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MGM Resorts Spurned in $11 Billion Takeover Bid of Parent of UK’s Ladbrokes

By Tanishaa Nadkar, Reuters Las Vegas-based MGM has made repeated bids for Ladbrokes’ parent company Entain. Bloomberg Skift Take: With online gaming a focus for Barry Diller, whose IAC group...

04th Jan 2021
Delhi leads the pack with the maximum number of weddings conducted in 2020

Delhi leads the pack with the maximum number of weddings conducted in 2020

By tKoumelis Delhi leads the pack with the maximum number of weddings conducted in 2020 tKoumelis Mon, 01/04/2021 – 09:50 …read more From:: TravelAsia Share the post "Delhi leads the...

01st Jan 2021
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Delta CEO Starts Off New Year Upbeat With Positive Projection for Cash Flow This Spring

By Tom Lowry, Skift Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian (left) speaking at Skift Global Forum in New York City on September 18, 2019. Skift Skift Take: Nothing really new...

31st Dec 2020
How to Increase Your Bottom Line by Greening Your Hotel

How to Increase Your Bottom Line by Greening Your Hotel

By Are Morch As global warming and climate change continue to make headlines, consumers are becoming increasingly aware… The post How to Increase Your Bottom Line by Greening Your Hotel...

31st Dec 2020
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5 Human-Centric Digital Strategies for Travel Marketers to Thrive in 2021

By Appnovation + Skift Skift Take: In today’s era of accelerated digital transformation, travel brands need to approach the consumer journey with a more nimble mindset. Companies that can bring...

31st Dec 2020
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Sonesta International to Acquire Red Lion Hotels

By Cameron Sperance, Skift Sonesta International Hotels Corp. continued its growth streak up until the final minutes of 2020 with plans to acquire RLH Corp. Dan Lang / Wikimedia Skift...

31st Dec 2020
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The Biggest Challenge to Airlines’ Recovery in 2021

By Edward Russell, Skift Airlines are eager for travelers to return in 2021. Denver International Airport / Denver International Airport Skift Take: Airlines face a myriad of challenges in 2021....

30th Dec 2020
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Airbnb Among 2020’s Red-Hot IPOs

By Noel Randewich, Reuters Wall Street was not disappointed in the crop of initial public offerings this year, including Airbnb. Mike Segar / Reuters Skift Take: The year-end data is...