Meetings industry has achieved consistent growth in spend and attendees for the fourth consecutive year, solidifying its value as a business enabler
Booking.com has delved into its unprecedented insights from over 163 million verified guest reviews and research from 21,500 travelers across 29 countries to reveal eight travel predictions for 2019.
The data shows that the number and ratio of branded hotels is increasing in almost all of the markets we reported on, through a variety of different business models. The overall share of chain hotels versus independent is increasing, even in markets that can be considered very mature.
While a majority of women overall feel that their gender positively impacts their ability to pursue a career in tech, 77% still acknowledge that they face more challenges to grow and succeed than men. The strong appeal of tech to the next generation of female talent offers a vital opportunity to drive change.