OYO Rooms
The Ken: Too many fingers, too many pies: OYO’s expansion story

The minimum revenue guarantee that was supposed to be a bait to bring hotels on-board has become the primary factor for hotels to stay with OYO

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BS-OTA
Business Standard: Loyalty on the radar, online travel agents sharpen the hook

Travel companies are looking at different ways to retain and reward customers in a highly competitive, price-sensitive Indian market.

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OYO
ThePassage: The chink in OYO’s armour

The minimum revenue guarantee that was supposed to be a bait to bring hotels on-board has become the primary factor for hotels to stay with OYO

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PhocusWire: India, part 1: A vast travel opportunity, now led by digital

India’s travel and tourism industry is the seventh highest contributor to GDP and has increased from 6.7% in 2013 to 9.4% in 2018

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Nikkei Asian Review: AirAsia opens RedBeat digital arm to investors ahead of possible IPO

Budget airline pioneer AirAsia will open its digital business arm RedBeat Ventures to outside investors within the year ahead of a possible IPO, as it strives to become the “Amazon of travel.”

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Tech in Asia: How this travel-booking platform survived for 14 years and outlasted its competitors

“A metasearch – and the success of a metasearch – be it Wego, Kayak, Skyscanner, Trivago, or even Tripadvisor for that matter, lies in being as neutral as possible,” says Chetan Kapoor, co-founder of videc. Read more on: Tech in…

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TheKen-OYO
The Ken: Can India’s On Your Own (OYO) crack Southeast Asia?

“It is an ambitious play,” said Chetan Kapoor, co-founder and COO of videc, a boutique hospitality advisory and analytics firm from India.Read more on: The Ken (February 18, 2019)

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ixigotrains
The Passage!: ixigo maps it out for all

“Sometimes the most attractive piece is the most boring piece,” said Chetan Kapoor, co-founder of travel advisory videc. Still, the bigger OTAs didn’t give Railways their all.” Read more on: ThePassage! (January 17, 2019)

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VSP
Web in Travel: This is Your No-Nonsense Guide to Discover Travel Startups
In my decade of analyzing the digital travel industry and particularly startups, I have been overwhelmed – and often bombarded – by the existing framework to discover new companies. Innumerable e-mail alerts, press releases, company briefings, newsletter sign-ups, media spotlights,...
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AITS Customer Support
PhocusWire: How airlines can improve customer service via their apps?
Consumers primarily communicate via social networks and messaging apps on their mobile devices, which means airlines should be utilizing those channels to offer customer support and drive brand loyalty. But how many have an active presence? According to research from...
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