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Yotel, the hotel company known for its compact rooms and its penchant for a high-tech guest experience, is bringing its expertise to a new sector: …Hospitality
First came split payments for groups. Now it’s flexible payments.<p>Today, Airbnb announced a new and more flexible payments policy called Pay Less Up …Hospitality
After economic shocks and terrorist attacks roiled Europe in 2016, international visitor arrivals made a notable comeback in 2017, making it the …Tourism
Smart speakers powered by artificial intelligence could be reaching the apex of their hype cycle.<p>Vendors displayed dozens of them at CES 2018 in Las …Hospitality
Today Skift Table is taking its newsletter daily for our nearly 10,000 subscribers.<p>The Skift Table Daily newsletter covers the latest news, ideas, …Airlines
Emerging technologies, like artificial intelligence and blockchain, have yet to make the leap from buzzword to mainstay, but have the potential to …Hospitality
An upgraded meal service is coming to British Airways, reversing a long campaign of cuts to the airline’s in-flight experience.<p>The upgrade is focused …Airlines
Egyptian lawmakers approved the appointment of a former senior central bank official as tourism minister, one of four cabinet changes after President …Egypt
Airbus SE publicly questioned the future of the A380, saying its flagship aircraft program risks being shut down if the manufacturer fails to win a …Bloomberg L.P.
Businesses — especially smaller firms — may scale back on treating clients to major league baseball games, golf outings and the like after Congress …Bloomberg L.P.
A tourist boom has caused traffic at Iceland’s Keflavik airport to grow more than five-fold over the past nine years, with a predicted 10 million …Tourism
India will break up its debt-burdened flag carrier into four separate companies and offer to sell at least 51 percent in each of them as part of a …India
History is written by the acquirers. And TripAdvisor has been telling an ever more upbeat story about its attractions business since 2014 when it …Hospitality
We’re a few years into the digital revolution that was supposed to catapult virtual reality to the forefront of consumer consciousness, but the …Virtual Reality
<i>Editor’s Note: This is one of a series of video interviews from the Skift Take Studio, presented by KDS, that were filmed at last year’s Skift Global</i> …Mobile
<b>How many people need to be in a group for the discount to apply?</b><p>Our group discounts start when three or more people from the same company register …Europe
The Hong Kong-based investor building Europe’s largest integrated casino resort in Cyprus wants to attract high-end customers from the neighboring …Cyprus
Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This …Tourism
One of Prague’s major tourist attractions, its medieval astronomical clock, was stopped last week, and is to be taken away for months for major …Europe
Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This …Hospitality
London’s Heathrow airport, which has operated its two runways close to capacity since the start of the decade, managed to squeeze in 2.3 million more …Aviation
Revel, the failed $2.4 billion casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, built as a high-end playground for Wall Street bankers, sold for $200 million to …Atlantic City
Milan’s luxury hotels are serious—sprawling, grand venues that can feel a tad stuffy and outdated. But two new hotels are catching up to the city’s …Hotels
Turkey’s Foreign Ministry warned citizens to avoid travel to the U.S., citing the growing risk of terrorist attacks and other violence — a day after …Turkey
Throughout the week we post dozens of original stories, connecting the dots across the travel industry, and every weekend we sum it all up. This …Consumer Tech
China is stepping up its policing of international companies such as Inditex SA-owned Zara and Delta Air Lines Inc. and demanding they respect the …China
Blackstone Group LP reached an agreement to acquire a luxury resort on the Hawaiian island of Maui for about $1.1 billion, according to a person with …Bloomberg L.P.
Spain has jumped above the U.S. to become the second biggest tourist destination, according to new estimated figures.<p>Despite facing a number of …Tourism
U.S. airlines are canceling fewer flights than ever, and arriving on-time at nearly an historic rate, according to new government data released …Airlines