Ant Financial has taken a 20 percent stake in OpenRice, Hong Kong's most popular online restaurant database and review service.
Total visitor arrivals to Macau topped 32.6 million in 2017, up 5.4 percent from the year before, according to preliminary figures.
According to their findings, the fastest growing market for inbound tourists in India were those from Asia, with China leading the list.
A record 65 million trips are expected to be made by air across China during the Spring Festival travel rush, up by 10 per cent on last year, the civil aviation watchdog said on January 17.
China is becoming one of the main source markets with huge growth potential for European tourism, said Eduardo Santander, executive director of the European Travel Commission (ETC).
Considering the increasingly relaxed attitude to the onboard use of mobile phones in other countries, other Chinese airlines are likely to quickly follow China Eastern’s lead.
In the first nine months of 2017, 840,000 visa-free Chinese tourists visited Russia, a 24% increase compared with 2016.
Up until 2016, an Indian passport offered easy entry to more countries and territories than a Chinese passport. But the coin has flipped.
The top 5 carriers comprise of Allegiant Air, EasyJet, Delta, Ryanair and GOL.
The new structure covers the functions of commercial strategy, strategic partnerships, global business services, product management, retail travel agencies, wholesale and sourcing.
Disruption of rate parity with innovative technologies seems to be a new threat, but it can also bring hotel companies new mindset for revenue management.
The reduction of early-stage deals probably indicates an overall maturing of the travel tech startup and squeezing out potential competitors.
Sydney travel booking system provider company Booking Boss was sold in mid-2017 to Singapore travel technology company Helix Leisure.
Freebird has gained a foothold in the corporate market by signing on publicly traded and Fortune 500 companies at a rate of about a dozen per quarter.
North American airlines respond over social much faster than European and Middle Eastern airlines, but for the complete response to customers, North American airlines are lagged behind.
Products such as autonomous store platform, smart shower, multiview projector system, light-changing panels...are able to help hotels offer a smarter and more personalized experience.
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