Articles tagged “cleartrip”

Online Travel

Wego CEO Sets Ambitious Goal to Be the First Travel Unicorn in Middle East

The Middle East focus is surely helping Wego go places, but CEO Ross Veitch has bigger plans.

Wego CEO Sets Ambitious Goal to Be the First Travel Unicorn in Middle East

Online Travel

Exclusive Amazon Partnership Could Broaden MakeMyTrip’s India Reach

Amazon is doing travel these days in India in its own image — as a way to build even greater traction for Amazon Pay. Hey Amazon, where to next?

Exclusive Amazon Partnership Could Broaden MakeMyTrip’s India Reach

Online Travel

Wego Acquisition of Cleartrip Middle East Would Create Online Travel Group

Booking.com has a substantial presence in the Middle East, but there is a vacuum that Wego Group and homegrown players could begin to fill over the next few years.

Wego Acquisition of Cleartrip Middle East Would Create Online Travel Group

Business Travel

India’s MakeMyTrip Sees Strong Recovery in Domestic Business Travel

Business travel is showing significant signs of life in India. That could bode well for corporations and road warriors in other geographies, too.

India’s MakeMyTrip Sees Strong Recovery in Domestic Business Travel

Online Travel

Amazon Rival Flipkart to Buy India’s Cleartrip

Fkipkart's acquisition of Cleatrip, which has been staggering from the coronavirus pandemic, should inject some much-needed funds and energy. Look for Cleartrip's partnership with Amazon to fade away.

Amazon Rival Flipkart to Buy India’s Cleartrip

Online Travel

Airbnb’s Host Dilemma — 5 Percent Control Nearly a Third of All Rentals

New data from AirDNA show that corporate hosts wield huge power on Airbnb's platform despite the fact that individual hosts make up more than 90 percent of hosting's ranks. Airbnb is empowering the growth of these property managers, but the result could be disenchanted hosts and guests.

Airbnb’s Host Dilemma — 5 Percent Control Nearly a Third of All Rentals

Online Travel

Rise in Mobile Bookings in Middle East Creates New Online Travel Competition

Online travel in the Middle East is not an opportunity to be scoffed at, and smaller online travel outfits and travel search engines are flexing their muscles against established portals like Booking.com and TripAdvisor to capture the increasingly digital traveler.

Rise in Mobile Bookings in Middle East Creates New Online Travel Competition

Online Travel

Amazon Collects Fees From Cleartrip in New India Flights Offering

Amazon's deal with Cleartrip using Amazon Pay for India domestic flights could be a forerunner of similar moves in other emerging markets where payment systems are being disrupted. This time around in travel, Amazon has decided to partner rather than build its own offering — a very reasonable way to get back into the game.

Amazon Collects Fees From Cleartrip in New India Flights Offering

Online Travel

Amazon Launches Flight Bookings in India in a Superapp Strategy

A shoe just dropped. Amazon is stepping into travel again. It may offer travel products in all sizes once it really gets going.

Amazon Launches Flight Bookings in India in a Superapp Strategy

Online Travel

What India Reveals About the Future of Online Travel: A Skift Deep Dive

Surprising factors have delayed the coronation of MakeMyTrip Group as India's queen of domestic online travel. Paytm came out of nowhere to grab share, Oyo upended budget hotel distribution, Ixigo tried to make price comparison chic, and Booking.com outmaneuvered Expedia for premium hotel bookings. From this scrappy mix, online travel will find new lessons.

What India Reveals About the Future of Online Travel: A Skift Deep Dive