Will New Business Class Fares Woo Back Corp Travelers?
After Emirates, now low-cost carrier Zipair is offering a "basic" business-class product. The concept sounds great, but convincing company travel buyers could be a challenge. -Matthew Parsons
16/10/2020 09:30:49
Travelers With Disabilities Face New Challenges During Covid
They are among the most resilient travelers on the planet. But the pandemic is testing the mettle of travelers with disabilities — and the businesses that support them — in unique ways. -Tom Lowry
16/10/2020 02:00:45
Getaround Raises $140 Million for Car Sharing: Travel Startup Funding This Week
Travel startups announced more than $193 million in venture equity funding this week. It's reassuring to see funding rounds continue this many months into the pandemic, defying predictions of a dry spell. -Sean O'Neill
16/10/2020 01:00:35
What United’s CEO Means When He Says It’s the End of the Beginning
Winston Churchill said when the tide began to turn in World War II, it wasn't the beginning of the end, but the end of the beginning. United CEO Scott Kirby says the airline industry is at a similar inflection point. Is he right? -Madhu Unnikrishnan
15/10/2020 15:05:59
Hotel Industry Finally Gets a Relief Bill in Congress: What Are Its Chances?
The hospitality industry got some love from Washington, but stakeholders shouldn't hold their breath waiting for industry-targeted relief to pass. -Cameron Sperance
15/10/2020 14:30:17
Fall Travel Is Off to a Worrisome Start: Latest Skift U.S. Travel Tracker Survey
Labor Day weekend didn’t provide a much-needed boost for the U.S travel sector. In September, 37 percent of Americans traveled, barely one percentage point higher than in August. The path of travel recovery ahead might be even rockier with summer vacation officially behind us. -Haixia Wang
15/10/2020 10:30:55
Hotel Revenue: A Recovery Guide for Travel Agencies
Our new eBook, Hotel Revenue: A Recovery Guide For Travel Agencies, encourages travel agencies to pivot their value proposition, and hone in on hotel sales as they chart the path to post-Covid recovery. -Travelport
15/10/2020 09:17:13
New Roadmap Sets Out MICE Recovery in 2021 and Beyond
A new Event Industry Resilience Roadmap (IRR) will help guide a safe and manageable pathway ahead for the Singapore Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, Exhibitions (MICE) industry after the challenging impact of Covid-19. -
15/10/2020 08:54:51
Red Lion Hotels Enters the Extended Stay Hotel Sector With Brand Reinvention
The extended stay hotel sector continues to attract owners and investors due to its seemingly recession-proof traveler base, even during a global pandemic. -Cameron Sperance
15/10/2020 08:00:15
China’s Domestic Flights in September Top Pre-Pandemic Levels
Domestic travel continues to help drive recoveries. It's a start as September flights in China offer hope to a sector decimated by coronavirus. -Tom Lowry
15/10/2020 06:00:22