Getaround acquires fellow car-share service Drivy for $300MGetaround acquires fellow car-share service Drivy for $300M
The acquisition immediately gives Getaround access to six new country markets and will form part of a... Read More
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SITA's baggage report shows that airlines and airports continue to make improvements in baggage... Read More
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The massive jump from its official launch number of 20 in September 2018 to 200 this week comes almost... Read More
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JetBlue Technology Ventures adds airport partner to spur travel innovation
Vantage Airport Group joins Air New Zealand as the second partner in JetBlue Technology Ventures'... Read More
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Vacasa partners with e-commerce giant Wayfair to launch interior design program
The program, which has been in pilot mode over the past year, is designed to boost income for vacation... Read More
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Grab expands beyond ride-hailing with new services to become "everyday super app"
Grab is adding four new services for its users in Singapore including hotel bookings through Agoda and... Read More
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TripScout signals next phase of travel discovery app with $2.1M funding
The investment is being led by Corazon Capital and includes participation from a number of other funds... Read More
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Travel translation app TripLingo bought by Travel and Transport
The app was created in 2011 as a means for travelers to obtain instant voice and image translation... Read More
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According to a new study from ALICE and YouGov, travelers increasingly want recommendations and... Read More
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Travel investors talk areas of focus, the right fit and U.S. funding
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Hotel cancelation rate at 40% as online travel agencies push free change policy
Key findings from a major study carried out by D-Edge, the Accor-owned hotel technology group that... Read More
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