Expedia will cut 3,000 jobs to reduce costs

It will lay off 12% of its total workforce globally Expedia Group has announced that it will cut 3,000 jobs, including around 500 at its Seattle headquarters, with the goal of reducing costs by simplifying its «inflated» organization. As reported by the company’s spokesman, Josh deBerge, workers will begin to be notified this week. Expedia […]

Hotels and travel agencies around the world allow free cancellation of reservations for the coronavirus

The main international hotel chains, especially those with a strong presence in China, are offering free cancellations for travelers who have reservations and decide to cancel their trip due to the coronavirus, the cause of Wuhan’s pneumonia and that has killed 132 people and almost 6,000 affected in thirty Chinese provinces. Millions of people reconsider […]

Airbnb restricts reservations to those under 25 in Canada

The platform takes this measure after the shooting at an unauthorized party at a platform accommodation in Toronto where three young people died The Airbnb vacation rental platform has begun to restrict some reservations for children under 25 in Canada in an effort to prevent so-called ‘party houses’ from becoming a spiral of violence. Airbnb […]

Airbnb will reinforce behavior standards since 2020 and offer direct line with mayors

Airbnb wird ab Anfang 2020 die Verhaltensregeln von Reisenden, Gastgebern und Städten auf der ganzen Welt, in denen es tätig ist, verschärfen, um übermäßigen Lärm, unbefugte Gäste, Parken verboten, Rauchen und Schmutz, der nach der Zahlung gereinigt werden muss, zu vermeiden. Darüber hinaus wird im Jahr 2020 eine Art der direkten Kommunikation festgelegt, «in der […]