As restrictions begin to ease in some parts of the world, many destinations will experience a domestic tourism boom due to international travel restrictions, health fears and financial hardship.
As 2020 draws to a close, we look at the five key trends that will shape the lodging industry in 2021, including longer stays, increased privacy, improved hygiene procedures, more no-touch technology and enhanced flexibility.
Companies investing in contactless technologies and enhanced hygiene protocols to attract customers: Poll
Companies are turning to new technologies and hygiene practices to recover from the crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Having its hand forced due to the pandemic, Airbnb altered its internal and external strategic direction and it resulted in the company reporting a net profit of $219m for Q3.
Majority employers unwilling to send employees to attend overseas MICE events amid COVID-19 pandemic: Poll
The meetings, incentives, conferencing and exhibitions (MICE) tourism sector has been among the hardest hit due to the COVID-19 pandemic.