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Digital. Season 3, Episode 5
The CDC stated that people who’ve been vaccinated against #COVID19 can now gather indoors with other vaccinated people without the need to wear masks. This may be one of the best news for our industry as it opens scenarios of (almost) normality. In...
Digital. Season 3, Episode 4
Booking Holdings has reported a 99% net income fall for 2020, compared to the previous year.Trip.com revenue decreased by 49% in 2020.Airbnb revenue decreased by 30% in 2020.The FDA authorized Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine. As discussed during the...
Digital. Season 3, Episode 3
According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, “this will be a strong summer for travel to Europe — including inbound travel.”The Greek government is considering opening its borders to vaccinated British tourists by May.The FDA confirmed that...
Digital. Season 3, Episode 2
Marriott International CEO, Arne M. Sorenson, passed awayGoogle will pay a €1.1 million fine in Francelastminute.com has to pay £1M in refunds within the next seven daysExpedia Group has removed Vrbo from Google's vacation rental metasearch...
Digital. Season 2, Episode 35. Special Guests: Tobias Wessels and Itai Arik
According to a survey from MMGY Global, 50% of Americans would take the COVID-19 vaccine immediately.During its first day of trading, shares of Airbnb closed at a stunning $144.71, 113% above the initial public offering price of $68.Google launched...
2045: Visions and Previsions on Hotel Marketing By Simone Puorto
2045: Visions and Previsions on Hotel Marketing By Simone Puorto - Founder & CEO @ Travel Singularity