Euromonitor data shows Airbnb held only 8.7% of the China market in 2017, compared to 41% for Tujia and 23% for Xiaozhu.
The number of users booking travels to Australia and New Zealand on Fliggy increased by more than 50% in the last year.
The fundraising amount and the company's valuation could change depending on market appetite.
The tally of Chinese travelers visiting Turkey is set to top 400,000 this year, according to statistics.
By 2035, planes with in-flight Wi-Fi will be in operation all over the world, creating a new market worth $130 billion and bringing additional revenue of $30 billion to airlines.
By the end of 2017, China registered 457,834 accommodation facilities and 16,770,394 guest rooms. About 69% of them were hotels and 31% were alternative accommodations.
Tourism Minister was confient that Sri Lanka would achieve the 2.5 million target this year, and achieve 3.5 million arrivals in 2019 provided global tourism outlook remains favourable.
China Eastern Airlines and Qantas are existing partners having entered into a joint venture in 2015. They currently codeshare on each other's flights.
99% of all business travelers' bookings are processed without any human intervention from Roomex.
Three ways for tourism brands to gain customer loyalty: Deliver assistance from the very first touchpoint; put the traveler in control; enable and augment the traveler experience.
On The Beach will develop a new travel agent-only platform Classic Online while engaging in offline business.
Combining the activities of Lagardère Travel Retail and HBF would create a USD 1.1 billion player, the third largest player in the North American Travel Retail and Foodservice industry.
Airbnb presented a new concept called Trip Platform, which was described as something that powers the end-to-end trip experience on Airbnb, and enables the launch of new tools.
For the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2018, revenue decreased to $137.4 million, Flight segments for Air ticketing business increased by 17.1% YoY.
Booking Holdings bought three metasearch outfits, namely Kayak, Momondo Group and HotelsCombined since 2013.
This acquisition enables Dnata to enter German travel market, and extends its global network of travel businesses in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australasia.
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