Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Thais spread their wings in travel, Airbnb finds
AIRBNB, the world’s leading people-powered hospitality and travel platform, has released its annual look-back at the year’s travel trends, revealing new insights into travel in Thailand - from up-and-coming neighbourhoods and trending cities, to the most popular outbound destinations for Thais.
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:40:30
Thailand welcomed 1.15m Airbnb travellers last year
Airbnb, the global people-powered hospitality and travel platform, has released its annual look-back at the year’s travel trends, revealing new insights into travel in and out of Thailand – from up-and-coming neighbourhoods and trending cities, to the most popular outbound destinations for Thais.
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:24:24
Two Airbnb hosts charged over illegal home sharing in first case under new laws
Singapore - Two men were charged on Tuesday (Dec 5) over their roles in providing unauthorised short-term stays to tenants.
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:45:34
Airbnb expands hands-on ‘Experiences’ travel programme
Airbnb will next month introduce its “Experiences” programme of activities guided by local experts in Melbourne, Bali and Hong Kong.
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 16:04:22
Airbnb to invest Bt68 million baht in Asia-Pacific tourism projects
At the APEC CEO Summit in Da Nang on Thursday, Airbnb – a leading community-driven hospitality company –announced it will invest Bt68 million through 2020 to promote and support innovative tourism projects throughout Asia-Pacific.
Sun, 05 Nov 2017 13:37:03
Dtac Accelerate still bets on a local start-up 'unicorn'
THE Wallstreet Journal lists 168 "unicorns", a term venture capitalist Aileen Lee coined to describe start-ups valued at over US$1 billion (Bt33.21 billion). Why "unicorns"? Because they remain very rare. The US, of course, gets the lion's share, including giants like Uber, Airbnb and Snapchat. But Malaysia and Indonesia have recently entered the club. Thailand? Not yet.
Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:20:50
Airbnb toasts its ‘older and wiser’ customers
In its own annual observance of the United Nations’ International Day of Older Persons, Airbnb on October 1 took time “to acknowledge the impact they have on our families, communities and societies”.
Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:31:09
Cooking up a storm
Airbnb, the leading community driven hospitality and home sharing platform, has teamed up with renowned Thai chef Ian Kittichai for its latest initiative – Airbnb Kitchens of Asia – which aims to encourage travellers to enjoy an authentic experience through local food.
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 16:01:11
Airbnb boost for business travellers
Airbnb, which describes itself as the world's leading community-driven hospitality company, has signed leading companies in the Asia Pacific, including Hyundai Motor Company and Culture Convenience Club, to its “Airbnb for Work” programme as it capitalises on the region's booming business travel sector.
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Airbnb predicts doubledigit growth as it reaches out to Chinese millennials
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:49:56
Airbnb and National Geographic to host solar eclipse viewing experience
Airbnb has teamed up with National Geographic to create a solar eclipse viewing experience that involves sleeping under the stars in a geodesic dome and a flight aboard a private jet that moves directly into the moon's shadow, while listening to running commentary from NatGeo experts.
Sun, 23 Jul 2017 13:05:00
Tying the knot in style
If you’re getting married soon, you might be glad of this shortcut to design your dream destination wedding – online marketplace and hospitality service Airbnb’s new list of impressive accommodation boasting great décor, functional space and fantastic views.
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:55:00
Accommodation to take your breath away
Airbnb is introducing a new shortlist of well-decorated, comfortable accommodation that will answer the needs of K-pop fans as they descent on Bangkok for the G-Dragon World Tour concerts on July 7 and 8.
Thu, 25 May 2017 01:00:00
CHINESE LOOK FOR SILK ROAD ADVENTURES
Chinese tourists are opting for attractions off the beaten track - in addition to the big cities and hot destinations - when travelling to countries and regions related to the Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative, a report by home-sharing service Airbnb shows.
Mon, 15 May 2017 18:00:00
Airbnb can land you in any art scene
The art auction season is in high gear in New York and London and Asia is becoming a hotbed of contemporary art.