MATTA, Grabini accomplice to paintings on booking platform

(MENAFN – Bangladesh Monitor) Kuala Lumpur: The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) introduced a joint-undertaking with Singapore based tech and travel solution company Grabbing to work on a resort and points of interest booking platform to rival OTAs. Datuk Tan Kok Liang, President of MATTA stated that the platform is directed at […]

Expedia Mulls Matching Booking on Resort Fee Commissions

When Priceline ended tourist expenses on airline bookings a decade ago, the other on line journey groups typically observed. Whether Expedia will in shape Booking.Com and begin charging lodges commissions on hotel prices is a miles more complicated trouble. Part of it depends on how plenty resistance Booking gets from hotels to its new coverage. […]

RateGain acquires social and guest engagement platform BCV

Hotel tech issuer RateGain is looking provide motels with a deep potential to have interaction with visitors earlier than and for the duration of a stay, following its acquisition of BCV this week. U.S.-based BCV, in an effort to maintain with its existing management team, has been offered by using RateGain for an undisclosed rate. […]

Airbnb expands offer to UFO hunts and lion monitoring

Airbnb Inc. Is expanding into “adventure tourism,” supplying vacationers the risk to search for UFOs in Arizona or tune lions taking walks with Samburu courses in Kenya, as the room-condo organization seeks to broaden its business in advance of an initial public supplying likely subsequent yr. The agency’s cutting-edge foray into tourism, called Airbnb Adventures, […]

Huawei Phones Display Ads From Booking.Com on Lock Screen, Some Users Report

Huawei telephones were discovered to be serving commercials through their lock displays, as suggested by some of the customers on social media. The advertisements reportedly appear within the “Magazine unencumber” characteristic that Huawei has provided on its custom EMUI pores and skin for a while. The listing of phones that are stated to be observed […]

Coping with electricity cuts: Sleeping in cars to reserving motel rooms

GURUGRAM: Despite the authorities’ promises of rolling out the ‘clever grid’ project, which is anticipated to extensively lessen outages, citizens are still going through lengthy and frequent power cuts throughout the metropolis. With the mercury consistently in the mid to high 40s, TOI spoke to residents from throughout the city on how they may be […]

Hotel Site Accuses Booking, Expedia of EU Antitrust Breaches

Online journey reserving website Nasty A/S has filed a grievance to the European Union’s antitrust regulator, claiming Expedia Group Inc. And Booking Holdings Inc. Are seeking to “kill off” the startup for providing lower fees and punishing inns that seem on its web site. The Danish company stated the online journey giants had been in […]

Airtel joins listing of India’s extremely good apps, offers resort booking through OYO within app

Telecom large Airtel, which had incorporated cab reserving offerings thru Ola, bills thru Bhim UPI, teach reserving from IRCTC inside its Airtel Thanks app, has now brought OYO app for inn reserving. Offering more than one services from a single app instead of a unmarried-characteristic app reflects corporations’ strategy to show the first-rate app. Flipkart, […]

Booking Holdings Backs Yanolja for Hotel Booking: Travel Startup Funding This Week

Canola, which calls itself the biggest on-line journey platform in South Korea, has raised $180 million in Series D funding. GIC, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, and Booking Holdings led the spherical. The funding located a valuation at the startup of extra than $1 billion. The groups stated that Booking Holdings’ emblem Agoda would begin to […]

Oyo, inn in Dharamshala fined ₹ 10,000 for failing to give booked room to customer

CHANDIGARH: District consumer disputes redressal directed Oravel Stays Private Limited in New Delhi and Hotel Nandini Homestay in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh, to pay Rs 10,000 as reimbursement for failing to offer proper rooms to the complainant regardless of advanced reserving. They had been also directed to refund the whole booking amount of Rs 8,702 to […]