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Jodhpur in 10 of the top trending destinations globally for 2020: reveals Booking.com

Booking.com has delved into global booking trends to reveal 10 of the top emerging travel destinations for 2020. Jodhpur, India has found its spot among the top 10 list, alongside the hidden gems in Eastern Europe to under-the-radar spots in Asia. These up-and-coming destinations promise novel experiences, untouched natural beauty and the chance to soak […]

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Over half of Indian travellers lean towards sustainable travelling, reveals Booking.com

Booking.com has released findings from its annual sustainable travel report revealing more than three quarters (81%) of Indian travellers believe that people need to act now and make sustainable travel choices to save the planet for future generations. While results were relatively consistent across ages, almost three-quarters (74%) of 46 to 55-year-olds most strongly believe […]

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Booking.com announces partnership with Web Summit

Booking.com announced a global partnership with Web Summit and together plan to host a dedicated ‘Women in Tech’ networking and mentoring program at the Web Summit event, as well as initiatives at affiliated events Collison and RISE in 2018. This collaboration continues Booking.com and Web Summit’s efforts to redress the under-representation of women in technology […]

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Booking.com to support sustainable tourism in 2018

Booking.com announced two new special program- Booking Booster Programme and Booking Cares Fund, a three-week accelerator in Amsterdam for social enterprise scale-ups in sustainable tourism for the year 2018. In addition to the €2 million in grants awarded through Booking Booster, the company also announced its plans to further expand its efforts to support organisations […]

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Booking.com launches Booking Assistant to empower the tech-savvy travellers

Booking.com announced the expansion of the pilot version of its new service and support chatbot, the Booking Assistant. As the latest evolution of Booking.com’s messaging platform, the Booking Assistant merges proprietary Artificial Intelligence technology with Booking.com’s customer service support. Available to an increasing number of travellers in advance of the busy end-of-year travel season, the […]

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Booking.com appoints Ritu Mehrotra as Area Manager

Booking.com announced the appointment of Ritu Mehrotra as Area Manager as part of its endeavour to strengthen the company’s leadership team in India. At Booking.com, Ritu will head the expansion of the company in the various regions of India and work closely with the team to provide business solutions to property partners to enhance their […]

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Booking.com finds travel to be the secret to true happiness

Whatever the type of holiday, whether it’s a five-star luxury beach villa or a cosy bed & breakfast in the countryside, it’s a truth universally acknowledged that travel makes us happy. However, a global research commissioned by Booking.com has revealed that travel gives us such an emotional boost, we consider planning and going away on […]

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Booking.com launches a new Content API

Booking.com has announced the launch of its new Content API for accommodations channel managers, content providers and property management companies. After a successful round of beta testing with a select group of early users, these new specifications give free access for providers so they can instantaneously send all necessary information for building and maintaining multiple […]

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Booking.com announces pilot test of a new platform for travel agents

Booking.com has announced the initial test pilot of Booking.com for Travel Agents, the first iteration of a new platform which has been designed specifically with the unique needs of travel agents in mind. The platform features a number of easy-to-use tools that empower professionals from the travel industry to seamlessly make and manage accommodation reservations […]

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Apple watch gets its first instant booking travel app

Booking.com, one of the leading hotel reservation websites, has unveiled a brand new app designed for the incoming Apple Watch. Booking Now, which draws from Booking.com’s vast selection of over 625,000 properties in more than 75,000 unique destinations, is the first and only travel app to enable users to book a stay directly from their […]

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