Articles tagged “yatra”

Hotels

Four Seasons Sees a Future in Tents

Today’s edition of Skift’s daily podcast looks at Four Seasons’ new exclusive retreats, a Marriott-Disney make believe merger, and Yatra’s IPO planning.

Four Seasons Sees a Future in Tents

Online Travel

Yatra Thinks an Early 2023 India IPO Could Spur New Alliances

Just days after news of Oyo's hoped-for initial public offering, Yatra is confident of getting listed in the Indian bourses by March 2023. If soaring travel demand in India is the new norm, then travel businesses have a lot to cheer about.

Yatra Thinks an Early 2023 India IPO Could Spur New Alliances

Online Travel

Yatra CEO Says an India IPO Will Help Finance Future Acquisitions

A listing on the Indian bourses for Nasdaq-listed Yatra would also help the online travel agency to partner with companies who may not have been comfortable with an overseas structure.

Yatra CEO Says an India IPO Will Help Finance Future Acquisitions

Tourism

Daily Podcast: The UK’s Travel Incompetence

Good morning from Skift. It's Wednesday, June 22 in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: The UK’s Travel Incompetence

Online Travel

WhatsApp Helps Brands Personalize Travel in India and Middle East

Looking to offer hassle-free and personalized experiences for customers, travel companies have integrated WhatsApp as an effective communications platform. But troubleshooting cannot always be left to bots. Brands also need human beings to chip in at critical moments.

WhatsApp Helps Brands Personalize Travel in India and Middle East

Business Travel

Companies Already Reconsidering Loosening Tightened Travel Budgets

Reigniting corporate culture has become a priority, including meeting new hires or just training employees. In some cases it’s starting to eclipse traditional business travel, and the spike is about to hit budgets and resources that were trimmed during the pandemic.

Companies Already Reconsidering Loosening Tightened Travel Budgets

Business Travel

Indian Online Travel Agency Yatra Looks to Raise Up to $100 Million From IPO

Long-struggling Yatra picked the day before India reopened its borders to kickstart its public listing plan. It's now got one year to convince investors online travel is the future in India.

Indian Online Travel Agency Yatra Looks to Raise Up to $100 Million From IPO

Hotels

Daily Podcast: Omicron Batters Hotels Worldwide

Good morning from Skift. It's Monday, January 24, in New York City. Here's what you need to know about the business of travel today.

Daily Podcast: Omicron Batters Hotels Worldwide

Business Travel

Sabre Exec Joining Board of India’s Yatra in Win for Activist Investor Maguire

Sabre’s chief commercial officer Roshan Mendis has become an independent director, which seems enough to settle a dispute that could have derailed Yatra's plan to go public.

Sabre Exec Joining Board of India’s Yatra in Win for Activist Investor Maguire

Business Travel

India’s Yatra Leans More on Freight Delivery Than Corporate Travel for Recovery

This push into cargo is risky, because Yatra needs as many investors on its side as possible as it prepares to go public in its home country, where corporate travel stands to rebound strongly.

India’s Yatra Leans More on Freight Delivery Than Corporate Travel for Recovery