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Egypt Sidelines Locals by Importing Global Travel Influencers to Boost Luxury Tourism
Africa

Egypt Sidelines Locals by Importing Global Travel Influencers to Boost Luxury Tourism

Reem Abdellatif, Skift

Traveloka Targets Vietnam, Thailand for Launching Financial Services Ahead of Possible IPO
Digital

Traveloka Targets Vietnam, Thailand for Launching Financial Services Ahead of Possible IPO

Fanny Potkin and Anshuman Daga, Reuters

Booking’s Subtle Message to Airbnb: We’re Coming to the U.S. and We Like Our Position
Booking Sites

Booking’s Subtle Message to Airbnb: We’re Coming to the U.S. and We Like Our Position

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Skift Summit Video: Navigating What’s Next for OTA Marketing
Free Read

Skift Summit Video: Navigating What’s Next for OTA Marketing

Rokt + Skift

Will Airbnb Pop or Fizzle After Its First Earnings Announcement? 🔒
Booking Sites

Will Airbnb Pop or Fizzle After Its First Earnings Announcement? 🔒

Dennis Schaal, Skift

This Tech Firm Is Using The Pandemic Pause to Help Hotels Be Smarter About Setting Room Rates
Digital

This Tech Firm Is Using The Pandemic Pause to Help Hotels Be Smarter About Setting Room Rates

Sean O'Neill, Skift

UK Travelers Unleash Pent-Up Demand With Surge in New Bookings
Booking Sites

UK Travelers Unleash Pent-Up Demand With Surge in New Bookings

Sarah Young, Reuters

Expedia, Others Poised for Hotel Market Share Battle Over Wholesale Sales
Digital

Expedia, Others Poised for Hotel Market Share Battle Over Wholesale Sales

Sean O'Neill, Skift

5 Middle East Travel Innovations Born Out of Pandemic and Fierce Rivalries
Coronavirus and Airlines

5 Middle East Travel Innovations Born Out of Pandemic and Fierce Rivalries

Reem Abdellatif, Skift

Tripadvisor’s New Subscription Plan Geared to Address Major Flaw in Its Instant Booking Initiative
Booking Sites

Tripadvisor’s New Subscription Plan Geared to Address Major Flaw in Its Instant Booking Initiative

Dennis Schaal, Skift

4 Takeaways From Skift’s Online Travel and Distribution Summit
Booking Sites

4 Takeaways From Skift’s Online Travel and Distribution Summit

Dennis Schaal, Skift

RocketRez and Questo Gain Traction in Tours and Activities: Travel Startup Funding This Week
Digital

RocketRez and Questo Gain Traction in Tours and Activities: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Sean O'Neill, Skift