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21st Feb 2020
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Loyalty Prime Raises Funding for Subscription-Based Tech: Travel Startup Funding This Week

By Sean O’Neill, Skift An image of The Sagamore, a property that belongs to Sagamore Preferred Hotels Group. Loyalty Prime, a startup that creates enterprise software to run loyalty programs,...

21st Feb 2020
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Does Myanmar Tourism Deserve Another Chance?

By Xinyi Liang-Pholsena, Skift Yangon is home to some of the most impressive colonial architecture in Southeast Asia. Tim Proffitt-White / Flickr Skift Take: Rather than boycotting travel to Myanmar...

20th Feb 2020
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Skift Forum Europe Preview: Booking.com’s Top Marketing Exec Vows to Unify Messaging

By Dennis Schaal, Skift One part of the lobby of the Booking.com headquarters in Amsterdam. The online travel agency is the largest unit in Booking Holdings, and Arjan Dijk is...

20th Feb 2020
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Tourist-Hungry Oklahoma Just Rebranded: Did It Get It Wrong?

By Robert Reid, Skift The Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City. The state just rebranded its tourism marketing. spiritofamerica / Adobe Skift Take: Oklahoma’s new Imagine That slogan is vulnerable...

19th Feb 2020
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Palestinian Art Center Shines Light to Revive West Bank Tourism

By Reem Abdellatif, Skift An old ottoman home (pictured here) that was renovated in the old city of Jenin, in the West Bank, Palestine, and is now a tourist attraction....

19th Feb 2020
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New Funding Will Help Colombian Hotel Chain Ayenda Push Into Peru

By Sean O’Neill, Skift An example of one of Ayenda’s branded franchise properties in Colombia. Ayenda, which claims to be Colombia’s largest hotel chain, has received $8.7 million of Series...

18th Feb 2020
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Travel Megatrends 2020: Consumer Brands Jump Into Hospitality Mashups

By Nancy Trejos, Skift Skift Take: Consumer brands that see the passion of travelers are taking the leap. These brands are becoming hotel proprietors in greater numbers to reach out...

18th Feb 2020
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Skift Forum Europe Preview: Accor Accelerates Luxury Growth to Stay Ahead of the Pack

By Patrick Whyte, Skift An Ibis space. Accor CEO Europe Franck Gervais will speak on March 25 at Skift Forum Europe in Madrid. Accor Skift Take: Accor’s transformation over the...

17th Feb 2020
FlyArystan doubles Almaty destinations srved for summer 2020;

FlyArystan doubles Almaty destinations srved for summer 2020;

By tKoumelis FlyArystan doubles Almaty destinations srved for summer 2020; tKoumelis Mon, 02/17/2020 – 02:06 …read more From:: TravelAsia

16th Feb 2020
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Where Does Delta’s CEO Stand on the Recline Vs. No-Recline Seat Debate? Now We Know

By Tom Lowry , Skift CEO Ed Bastian speaking to Skift Airline Weekly Editor Madhu Unnikrishnan on stage at Skift Global Forum in New York City on September 18, 2019....