Tag: booking.com

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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NYC Tourism partners Booking.com for exclusive hotel bookings

NYC & Company, New York City’s official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, has partnered with Booking.com to increase tourism and generate additional hotel bookings to the city. Booking.com has become the exclusive hotel booking engine powering the City’s official tourism website, nycgo.com, helping NYC & Company bolster incremental hotel bookings during key need periods, exclusively […]

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