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Forbes Travel Guide unveils e-learning webinar series

Forbes Travel Guide unveils e-learning webinar series

Forbes Travel Guide has revealed Hospitality Strong. The new initiative is designed to engage, educate and elevate furloughed, laid-off and working hospitality staff of all levels during the global novel coronavirus crisis.

Rocco Forte Hotels loosens booking policy

Rocco Forte Hotels loosens booking policy

Rocco Forte Hotels is encouraging people to hold onto their plans by offering the opportunity to freely postpone any booking made before August. The offer applies to travel through the year and well into 2021.

Profit warnings spike in travel sector

Profit warnings spike in travel sector

Listed travel and leisure companies are issuing profit warnings at an unprecedented rate, according to latest analysis from EY. The sharp uptick has been triggered by coronavirus pandemic.

Airbnb wins new funding to battle Covid-19 downturn

Airbnb wins new funding to battle Covid-19 downturn

Airbnb has secured $1 billion in additional funding as it seeks to weather a downturn in demand following the coronavirus pandemic. Demand has fallen by as much as 90 per cent in some markets as the world battles the outbreak.

Seven Palm on track for late-2020 completion

Seven Palm on track for late-2020 completion

United Arab Emirates-based upscale residential, hospitality and commercial property developer Seven Tides has said more than 27 per cent of the work on its prime property, Seven Palm, located on Palm Jumeirah in Dubai is now complete.