Page 2

Hospitality Roundup

Hotels

Airbnb Cracks Down on Party Houses and 9 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality news, Airbnb began its promised crackdown on party houses in Los Angeles, plus Marriott is still waiting to see exactly how much it has to pay in European fines stemming from a massive data breach.

Airbnb Cracks Down on Party Houses and 9 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Airbnb’s Policy to Protect Hosts From Scammers and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, Airbnb announced a series of measures to protect hosts from misbehaving guests. Meanwhile, U.S. hospitality chains confront labor shortages, and demand is growing for luxury tented camps as mindful travel gains traction.

Airbnb’s Policy to Protect Hosts From Scammers and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

2020 Forecast for the Hotel Sector and 7 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, as the next decade fast approaches, Skift Research shares its forecast of slow but optimistic growth in the hotel industry. We also take a closer look at who the next generation of hotel franchisees are and what challenges they face.

2020 Forecast for the Hotel Sector and 7 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

How to Make It in Short-Term Rentals and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, a former Airbnb executive gives the lowdown on what it takes to make it in the short-term rental sector. Plus growth is on the horizon for the small but mighty hotel brand Soneva as two funds plan to invest in an expansion.

How to Make It in Short-Term Rentals and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Oyo’s Growing Losses and 7 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, Oyo Hotels and Homes disclosed bigger financial losses, mostly from China, as it continues its expansion. Meanwhile, Marriott is working to revitalize its W brand, and Selina hotels are moving fast to take on WeWork in South and Latin America.

Oyo’s Growing Losses and 7 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Airbnb’s Olympic Games Sponsorship and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, Airbnb announced its first global partnership with the Olympics ahead of the 2020 Tokyo games. Meanwhile, Singapore announced the trial of a new hotel facial recognition check-in that aims to boost productivity but also shares guest data with the government.

Airbnb’s Olympic Games Sponsorship and 10 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

IHG Direct Bookings Tech Play and 11 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, IHG is taking a tougher approach with online agencies by using new technologies to gain traction for its mobile app and website. Meanwhile, more traditional hotel brands are introducing communal lodging for its guests.

IHG Direct Bookings Tech Play and 11 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Oyo Founder Tackles Hotelier Concerns and 15 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, Oyo CEO Ritesh Agarwal is focusing on improving problems brought up by hotel owners. Meanwhile, Accor has entered a new partnership with Alibaba Group to help the company develop tech to appeal to the Chinese outbound market.

Oyo Founder Tackles Hotelier Concerns and 15 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Wyndham’s Southeast Asia Push and 13 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts has been seeing vast growth in its Southeast Asian market. Meanwhile, small short-term luxury rentals aim to separate themselves from the bigger names to stay in the game.

Wyndham’s Southeast Asia Push and 13 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

Hotels

Oyo’s Tech Nightmare for Hotel Owners and 11 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week

This week in hospitality, don't miss our deep dive into the struggles hotel owners face with budget chain Oyo. Going back, we take a look at the company's startup six years ago and its strategy to make a profit.

Oyo’s Tech Nightmare for Hotel Owners and 11 Other Top Hospitality Stories This Week