Tag: OTA

Wharf Hotels announces new executive appointments

Wharf Hotels announces new executive appointments

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019 16:03 0

Wharf Hotels has appointed Roger Shing as Group Director Purchasing, strengthening its purchasing power with Roger as a respected new member of its robust Finance ... Read More

Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism

Italian Exhibition Group returns to China to promote international tourism

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2019 20:15 2

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is returning to China to promote international tourism business. The appointment is at the Shanghai World Travel Fair (SWTF), one of ... Read More

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

How Independent Hotels Make Big Money on Chinese FIT Travelers: The Mini Program

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019 00:29 0

Compass Edge knows there is a good reason why independent hotels selling rooms to Chinese travelers should have a "Mini Program" on WeChat. Only 10% ... Read More

Study shows 44% of leisure travelers plan and book vacations at the last minute

Study shows 44% of leisure travelers plan and book vacations at the last minute

editor editor- December 13, 2018 12:15 0

A new study from advertising agency Hoffman York (HY) reveals that nearly half of travelers are booking travel at the last minute. Read More

Agoda supports Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

Agoda supports Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 10:10 0

Agoda and Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) supporting the Kingdom’s vision of 2030 to increase its ... Read More

30 Million Pilgrims: Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU With Singapore Travel Company

30 Million Pilgrims: Ministry of Hajj and Umrah sign MoU With Singapore Travel Company

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018 22:13 0

The Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Hajj and Umrah have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) supporting the Kingdom's vision of 2030 goal to increase its capacity ... Read More

Chains, OTAs and Google: time to heal old wounds or go head-to-head?

Chains, OTAs and Google: time to heal old wounds or go head-to-head?

editor editor- March 20, 2013 02:29 0

Google Hotel Finder was hyped as potentially the biggest ever game changer in the ever-evolving travel landscape, but has that really materialized, and has it ... Read More

HotelTravel.com voted “2013 Best Online Travel Agent” at 10th Annual Budgie$ & Travel Awards

HotelTravel.com voted “2013 Best Online Travel Agent” at 10th Annual Budgie$ & Travel Awards

editor editor- February 28, 2013 03:29 0

PHUKET, Thailand - HotelTravel.com, a worldwide leader in online hotel reservations and part of MakeMyTrip Limited (NASDAQ: MMYT), was recently named “2013 Best Online Travel ... Read More

Mystifly powers online travel agencies across the world

Mystifly powers online travel agencies across the world

editor editor- November 21, 2012 02:26 0

MyFareBox allows OTAs to search, book, and ticket anywhere to anywhere air inventory from MyFareBox into their web portal on real-time basis. Read More

The secret to Priceline’s success

The secret to Priceline’s success

editor editor- June 21, 2012 10:12 0

The secret to The Priceline Group’s success may not be evident from watching Mr. Read More

Google tightens the screws on OTAs: how can they fight back?

Google tightens the screws on OTAs: how can they fight back?

editor editor- October 15, 2011 05:45 0

Google’s recent spate of new product launches and acquisitions has undoubtedly raised many an eyebrow and pulse among travel’s old guard intermediaries this summer. Read More

The Trip Maker: CEO of leading OTA on what drives India’s market

The Trip Maker: CEO of leading OTA on what drives India’s market

editor editor- April 29, 2011 05:51 0

Looking at India’s largest online travel agent, MakeMyTrip.com, from the perspective of the Chinese market, it is most easily described as “India’s Ctrip.” From a ... Read More

Where is the balance of distribution power drifting?

Where is the balance of distribution power drifting?

editor editor- April 8, 2011 06:07 0

Travel companies, be it for suppliers or intermediaries, have had to take some hard decisions regarding their distribution strategies over the past few months. Read More

Why Asia continues to represent a significant growth opportunity for OTAs

Why Asia continues to represent a significant growth opportunity for OTAs

editor editor- February 25, 2011 06:06 0

Around this time last year, it was mentioned that Asia is going to lead the recovery as far as the travel industry is concerned. Read More

Maintaining overall price parity with OTAs

Maintaining overall price parity with OTAs

editor editor- November 7, 2009 01:46 0

Rate parity became a major topic of discussion when OTAs switched from GDS-powered rates to merchant model, extranet-powered rates. Read More

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