Articles with tag like: booking

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Airbnb extends guests refunds, offers USD 250 mln to hosts for missed bookings

News | Ecommerce | 31 Mar 2020

Airbnb has announced it will allow guests to receive full refunds for any trips starting on or before 31 May that were booked prior to 14 March.

Airbnb, coronavirus, payments, hosts, travel, booking, rental market, policy

Accor, Alibaba to facilitate services for Chinese travelers

News | Online Payments | 08 Nov 2019

Accor has joined forces with online marketplace Alibaba to facilitate booking rooms and other services for Chinese travelers.

Accor, Alibaba, partnership, China, travel, loyalty programme, booking, digital marketing

Booking.com to disregard the rules on pressure-selling, says watchdog

News | Ecommerce | 19 Sep 2019

A consumer’s watchdog has said Booking.com is continuing to mislead its customers despite receiving warnings from regulators, according to BBC.

Which, booking, ecommerce, Competition and Markets Authority, discount claims, hidden charges, pressure selling, transactions

Bitcoin.com, CheapAir.com to offer Bitcoin Cash services for travelers

News | Cryptocurrencies | 02 Aug 2019

Bitcoin.com has joined forces with online travel agency CheapAir.com to provider service for travelers using cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin.com, partnership, CheapAir.com, Bitcoin Cash, Travelers, cryptocurrency, digital assets, Ethereum, Litecoin, Dash, payments, booking, financial system

Airbnb eliminates most guest fees

News | Payments General | 28 May 2019

Skift has revealed that Airbnb is eliminating guest fees for many property managers and hotels that sign up for its service, starting 4 June.

Airbnb, fees, booking, Skift, managers, hotels, guest fee, host fee, accounts, boutique property, charge, payments

Onfido provides 2nd Address with AI identity verification for booking experience

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 22 Feb 2019

Identity verification platform Onfido has revealed that it partnered with 2nd Address to offer its AI-powered identity verification tech.

Onfido, 2nd Address, AI, identity verification, booking, US, rental, security, fraud, authentication, onboarding, government ID

Amadeus booking system flaw discovered by security expert

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 17 Jan 2019

Hacker and activist Noam Rotem has discovered a booking system flaw for Amadeus, a company that has 44% of the international carriers’ market, according to SC Magazine.

vulnerability, fraud prevention, cybersecurity, Amadeus, booking, password, encryption

Booking.com, AirPlus to provide booking and payment solution

News | Online Payments | 28 Nov 2018

AirPlus and Booking.com have partnered to provide a booking and payment solution for corporates and their business travellers.

AirPlus, Booking.com, partnership, booking, payment solution, corporates, business travel, A.I.D.A., online payments

Choice Hotels rolls out Virtual Pay

News | Online Payments | 19 Sep 2018

Choice Hotels has launched a virtual payment option on its consumer-facing website to create an upgraded booking experience for corporate travellers.

Choice Hotels, Virtual Pay, payment option, booking, corporate travel, GDS, online payments

Danish tax authorities to rein in Airbnb tax evaders

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 21 May 2018

Airbnb has announced it will automatically report homeowners’ income to tax authorities in Denmark, according to BBC.

Airbnb, tax authorities, Denmark, travelling, booking, fraud prevention

British holidaymakers lost GBP 6.7 mln in 2017 in booking scams

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Apr 2018

An investigation by City of London Police has discovered that British holidaymakers lost GBP 6.7 million in 2017 after being ripped off by booking scams.

UK, booking, airline fraud, travel fraud, fraud