NEW DELHI, 6 November 2018: EaseMyTrip has introduced an Android mobile app that it claims will allow airline passengers to chat among themselves while flying. The app uses the offline mode during the flight itself, but allows app users to...
MUMBAI, 1 November 2018: Booking.com announced key enhancements for professional short-term rental partners, during the Vacation Rental Management Association International Conference in Las Vegas, Monday. After recently launching a new business department dedicated to the vacation rental segment, Booking.com has...
BANGKOK, 25 October 2018: Bidroom, a European-based hotel booking site has announced an expansion of its board of directors with veteran hoteliers now investing in the company. Experienced hoteliers and investors Bas Tolmeijer, Francesco Monaco and John Stoffers joined the...
SINGAPORE, 16 October 2018:  TripAdvisor has appointed Jane Lim as vice president of business operations and strategy for Asia Pacific. In her new role, she will lead growth initiatives ensuring consistent delivery of an optimum performance across the business’ regional...
LONDON, 12 October 2018: AirAsia is working with Google Cloud to integrate machine learning and artificial intelligence into all aspects of its business as part of its transformation into a travel technology company. AirAsia will work with Google Cloud to...
SINGAPORE, 3 October 2018: Bangkok Airways is buying into the full suite of Amadeus’ Altéa passenger service system that claims to offer passengers a more consistent and personalised customer experience. The Amadeus solutions focus on reservations, inventory, ticketing and departure...

WebBed completes new hire

PALMA DE MALLORCA, 26 September 2018:  WebBeds, a global B2B accommodation provider, announced  Monday the appointment of Celia Rojas as director of supplier connectivity for WebBeds in Europe. The appointment follows on from last month’s appointments of Noemi Gomez and...

TripAdvisor to go social

SINGAPORE, 19 September 2018:  TripAdvisor unveiled a new site and mobile experience, Tuesday, that will set it on a course to compete head-on with social media giant, Facebook, when it officially rolls out later this year. Currently in a beta...
BANGKOK, 13 September 2018: TripAdvisor has praised a pivotal legal ruling in Italy that saw a persistent online review fraudster sentenced to jail. In one of the first legal cases of its kind, the Criminal Court of Lecce ruled that...
SINGAPORE, 10 September 2018: Sabre Corporation has named Cem Tanyel as its executive vice president and president of airline solutions, effective 10 September. He will report directly to travel solutions president Dave Shirk. Tanyel is a seasoned technology and healthcare executive...