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Super Apps and Travel: Devil Besides You?

The Asian peninsula is a pioneer of super apps. Travel has emerged as an aspirational offering for all the super apps.

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How the Hotel-Tech Landscape is Evolving

The breadth of solutions in the marketplace can be overwhelming for most independent hoteliers. Besides, limited human resources or capital to evaluate the right solution results in an ad-hoc tech deployment and a bulky stack.

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Ctrip’s Globalization: Explained

Online travel has become synonymous with Ctrip. After cornering the domestic travel market, China’s largest — and world’s third-biggest by gross bookings — online travel company has been sizing up the global travel opportunity.

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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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Land Grab: How Softbank-OYO duo is disrupting real estate globally

Once a budget hotel listing platform, OYO, the five-and-a half-year-old company has transformed into India’s largest hospitality chain. Thanks to the billion dollar boost it received from Masayoshi Son’s visionary fund and other investors over the years.

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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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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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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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How the Israeli Travel Tech Community is Inspiring the World?
Most of us have sat through hundreds — if not thousands — of startup pitches, attended hackathons, offered mentorships at various conferences. But Travel Tech Israel 2018 was different. While it surely had some of the aforementioned elements, its overall positioning was ultimately about...
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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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