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11th Nov 2019
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Oyo CEO Claims Backer SoftBank Isn’t Trying to Sway Its Hotel Strategy

By Dennis Schaal, Skift OYO 143 The K9 Central Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. CEO Ritesh Agarwal said the company’s business plan remains on course. Oyo Hotels and Homes...

10th Nov 2019
How You Can Start Today Building an Autism Presence and Avoid Being a Unicorn Hotel

How You Can Start Today Building an Autism Presence and Avoid Being a Unicorn Hotel

By Are Morch Is your hotel committed to supporting families that care for a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? Even though ASD is protected by The Americans with Disability...

09th Nov 2019
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Airbnb’s New Verification Policies and 20 Other Top Digital Stories This Week

By Jasmine Ganaishlal and Spencer Lee, Skift Airbnb will start verifying listings starting in Dec. 2019. Airbnb Skift Take: This week in digital, stepping away from its hands-off approach, Airbnb...

08th Nov 2019
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Cruise Chairman Deflects Concerns Over Industry’s Environmental Threats as ‘Fake News’

By Andrew Sheivachman, Skift Guests party on an MSC Cruises vessel. MSC Cruises Skift Take: It makes sense that a longtime leader of a cruise company would give lip service...

08th Nov 2019
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Comtravo Raises $23 Million for Business Trip Management: Travel Startup Funding This Week

By Sean O’Neill, Skift A stand demonstrating Airbnb for Business in Berekley, California, in 2017, and illustrating the concept of business travel. This week, travel startups announced more than $60...

08th Nov 2019
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Greenwashing Goes On in Asia’s Massive Hotel Development

By Raini Hamdi, Skift Indonesia: The archipelago has the largest hotel pipeline in Asia, according to Lodging Econometrics. Scott Kuo / Flickr Skift Take: Asia leads the global hotel pipeline...

07th Nov 2019
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Mexico’s Events Industry Feels the Sting of Tourism Board Closure

By Isaac Carey, Skift Inspirato’s oceanfront Villa Buenaventura residence in Los Cabos, Mexico, boasts five bedrooms, a private beach, a private pool and multiple hot tubs. Inspirato Skift Take: One...

07th Nov 2019
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Expedia’s Reorganization Efforts Make the Company Less Nimble

By Dennis Schaal, Skift Expedia Group is reshaping its internal teams, which contributed to a weak third quarter of 2019. Expedia Group Skift Take: Behind the scenes, the reorganization within...

06th Nov 2019
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Oyo Founder Ritesh Agarwal: We Are Not Perfect

By Raini Hamdi, Skift Ritesh Agarwal: “We just need to improve in every line item of our business.” Oyo Hotels and Homes Skift Take: A deeper engagement with owners is...

06th Nov 2019
Ingo Schweder and team share insights at Global Thermal Think Tank

Ingo Schweder and team share insights at Global Thermal Think Tank

By tKoumelis Ingo Schweder and team share insights at Global Thermal Think Tank tKoumelis Wed, 11/06/2019 – 08:04 …read more From:: TravelAsia