British Airways owner IAG expressed confidence about 2018 on Friday and pledged more cash for shareholders but a fall in fourth-quarter profit sent its shares lower. The airline group said it expects to add seats this year to take advantage of strong travel demand while keeping costs under control.
Airbnb is aiming to woo well-heeled travelers with a new service called Beyond featuring luxury homes around the world. It's also launched a tier called Plus with accommodation that guarantees excellent quality.
By Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Home-booking company Airbnb has sparred with regulators across the globe, but Chief Executive Brian Chesky on Thursday spoke of coming to terms with his responsibility for how the company can impact housing markets and neighborhoods. "Every year
Airbnb is dispatching inspectors to rate thousands of the properties listed on its home-rental service in an effort to reassure travellers they're booking nice places to stay. The misleading pictures drawn by Airbnb's rating system have become a big enough problem to spawn a website devoted
Airbnb is rolling out luxury services amid increased competition and government crackdowns against short-term rentals. Conway G. Gittens reports.
CNBC's Deirdre Bosa speaks with Airbnb co-founder Nathan Blecharczyk about new lodging offerings in the company's business revamp and regulations in the homesharing market.
Airbnb is adding new search categories for those not aiming to sleep in someone’s home. Airbnb has expanded its offering to include hotels, luxury properties and a loyalty programme for guests as the California startup shifts towards a full-service travel-booking company. Hoteliers and B&Bs have long
Airbnb is rolling out a new tier of rentals in Toronto that have been inspected and verified in-person by staff. A press release from the home-rental organization says its new Airbnb Plus program vets homes offered in the tier with a checklist of over 100 factors, including cleanliness, design and comfort
Operating a successful cruise requires significant planning and resources, but these three companies have managed to take over 80% of the $30 billion market.
Airbnb is about to get a lot fancier. Today, the company is introducing two new services aimed at more high-end experiences and luxury travelers: Airbnb Plus and Beyond by Airbnb, part of a suite of updates the company announced as part of an effort to make "Airbnb for everyone." SEE ALSO:
Airbnb is rolling out new services aimed at attracting travellers looking for luxury accommodations and traditional hotels, the latest move to contend with sputtering growth in its original home-renting business. The company on Thursday will unveil a new product that bundles Airbnb's poshest properties
By Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Airbnb is rolling out new services aimed at attracting travelers looking for luxury accommodations and traditional hotels, the latest move to contend with sputtering growth in its original home-renting business. The company on Thursday will unveil a new
Effective immediately, the airline will charge passengers in select markets $50 each way for upgraded priority boarding.
Airbnb is adding hotels to its platform as it attempts to broaden its appeal. Airbnb is trying to move into the mainstream. The $31 billion holiday rental business is adding hotels to its platform as part of a major overhaul that it hopes will get it to one billion bookings a year by 2028.
Airbnb today is rolling out a few new additions to their home-booking system, including new tiers that are aimed at higher-end customers, called Airbnb Plus and Beyond by Airbnb. The new Airbnb Plus tier has homes that are verified for "quality and comfort," rolling out with around 2,000 homes
Airbnb announced a program Thursday that will expand it further beyond shared accommodations into something like a full-fledged travel company.
Airbnb is rolling out new services aimed at attracting travelers looking for luxury accommodations and traditional hotels, the latest move to contend with sputtering growth in its original home-renting business. The company on Thursday will unveil a new product that bundles Airbnb's poshest properties
Host Hotels & Resorts' (HST) results highlight margin improvement through better productivity and revenue loss from hotel dispositions. The company has inked a deal to buy three Hyatt managed hotels.