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15th Aug 2019
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The Standard Hotels to Launch New App Where Customers Operate as Travel Advisors

By Danni Santana, Skift Shown here is The Standard, High Line hotel in New York City. The chain’s parent company is set to launch a new tech initiative in October....

15th Aug 2019
Five Career-Harming Issues Faced by Medical Professionals

Five Career-Harming Issues Faced by Medical Professionals

By Are Morch While it should come as no surprise that having a career as a doctor isn’t going to be a simple walk in the park, what may surprise...

15th Aug 2019
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Short-Term Rentals: How Professionalized Should They Become?

By Wouter Geerts, Skift Research Luxury holiday home in Costa Blanca, Spain. iAlicante / Unsplash.com Skift Take: The short-term rental ecosystem, from property managers and platforms to business-to-business vendors, is...

15th Aug 2019
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Hospitality Brands Go All-In on the Sleep Movement

By Leslie Barrie, Skift Pictured is a hotel suite at Raffles Dubai. Raffles Hotels & Resorts launched its Sleep Rituals program in February 2019. The hospitality industry has embraced the...

15th Aug 2019
U.S Regulator May Not Enforce Max Simulator Training

U.S Regulator May Not Enforce Max Simulator Training

By Mary Schlangenstein and Alan Levin, Bloomberg An aircraft cockpit. The Boeing 737 Max jet is still grounded. Bloomberg Skift Take: This whole sorry episode has shed much-needed light on...

15th Aug 2019
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China Keeps a Closer Eye on Citizens Traveling to Hong Kong

By Steven Yang, Lulu Yilun Chen, and Fion Li, Bloomberg Travelers queue and wait at the departure hall at the Hong Kong International Airport. Paul Yeung / Bloomberg via Getty...

15th Aug 2019
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Hong Kong Tourism Tycoons Come Off Sidelines to Call for Calm

By Shirley Zhao, Bloomberg News Cancelled flights. Bloomberg Skift Take: Hong Kong’s richest, including Li Ka Shing and Henry Cheng whose empire includes hotels and tourism-related developments, couldn’t stay silent...

15th Aug 2019
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Hong Kong Hotels Revenue Tumbles as Chinese Tourists Stay Away

By Bloomberg News Chinese tourists fear being attacked in Hong Kong. Bloomberg Skift Take: It’s unsurprising that Hong Kong hotels’ revenue is taking a hit from the protests as Chinese...

15th Aug 2019
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Sabre’s Deal With Spirit Underscores Its Airline Tech Rebound

By Sean O’Neill, Skift An Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 plane. Spirit Airlines Skift Take: Spirit’s decision to buy more airline technology from Sabre signals two things. Sabre has overcome a...

15th Aug 2019
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Eventbrite’s Struggles Deepen as a Public Company

By Andrew Sheivachman, Skift Attendees at MozFest at Ravensbourne University London. Dom Pates / Flickr Skift Take: One has to wonder whether Eventbrite’s struggles as a public company will make...