Taiwan ranks No. 3 in global hospitability

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan ranks third in a global survey of hospitability by travel website Booking.com. Taiwanese are known for being hospitable. Booking.com released a survey result on ...

Marriott to expand further into home-sharing

Marriott is pushing more heavily into home-sharing, confident that its combination of luxury properties and loyalty points can lure travelers away from rivals like Airbnb. The world'...

Interview: Gloria Hotel Group CEO revives family fortunes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- John Chen's (陳炯福) decision to return to Taiwan and take over the family-owned hotel business was wildly successful, as shown by the ever-expanding size of Gloria Outlets. ...

How Amsterdam is fighting mass tourism

These days, in front of Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum, you'll see many baffled faces. Tourists tap nervously on their smartphones, look up briefly, then back to their screens again. They're look...

France to set new €500 million digital tax for 30 tech giants

Around 30 companies will be affected by a tax on digital giants, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday. Most of the companies subject to the proposed 3 percent tax will be American, b...

Amnesty urges travel sites to ban Israel settlement listings

JERUSALEM (AP) — Amnesty International is urging online travel sites to ban listings from Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. The London-based rights group said in report ...

Israel steps up boycott fight after Airbnb settlement ban

KFAR ADUMIM, West Bank (AP) — Israel said Tuesday it would slap high taxes on vacation rental company Airbnb and encourage legal steps against the site over its decision to ban listings from West Bank...

European tech leaders warn against EU digital services tax

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A group of technology company chiefs is warning that a digital services tax proposed by the European Commission would hinder innovation and economic growth. ...

Pass It On: Booking.com CEO promotes diversity, taking risks

Back in 2002, when she was working in traditional hotels, Booking.com CEO Gillian Tans saw the potential for the internet to upend the travel business. Sixteen years later, she's the head of one of th...

AI Expo: AI Expo Europe annonce une liste préliminaire de conférenciers à l'événement d'Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mai 17, 2018--L' AI Expo Europe s'apprête à ouvrir ses portes dans le centre névralgique de l'innovation IA, Amsterdam, aux Pays-Bas, dans moins de six semaines, avec pour ...

AI Expo: Die AI Expo Europe gibt erste Hauptredner-Liste für die Veranstaltung in Amsterdam bekannt

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mai 17, 2018--Die AI Expo Europe kommt in weniger als 6 Wochen nach Amsterdam (Niederlande), der Drehscheibe für künstliche Intelligenz (artificial intelligence, AI). Dabei...

AI Expo: The AI Expo Europe Announces Initial Line-up of Keynote Speakers for Amsterdam Event

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--The AI Expo Europe is set to arrive in the hub of AI innovation, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, in under 6 weeks’ time and aims to ‘deliver AI for a smarter futu...

Usabilla B.V.: Comment le feedback utilisateur aide BSH Home Appliances AB à adopter une stratégie axée sur le client

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mai 3, 2018--Usabilla B.V. ( www.usabilla.com ) est fière d'avoir été choisie par BSH Home Appliances AB, qui possède des marques telles Bosch, Siemens et Neff, pour l'util...

Usabilla B.V.: Hur användarfeedback hjälper BSH Home Appliances AB att bli mer kundcentrerad

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--maj 3, 2018--Usabilla B.V. ( www.usabilla.com ) är stolta över att ha blivit utvalda av BSH Home Appliances AB, med bl.a. Bosch, Siemens och Neff som varumärken, till föret...

Usabilla B.V.: How User Feedback Helps BSH Home Appliances AB to Become More Customer-Centric

AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2018--Usabilla B.V. ( www.usabilla.com ) is proud to have been selected by BSH Home Appliances AB, that hold brands like Bosch, Siemens and Neff, as the company’s Vo...