Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:58
NY mayor signs into law new crackdown on Airbnb
New York's mayor on Monday signed into law a landmark bill forcing home-sharing platforms such as Airbnb to disclose information about hosts and imposing hefty fines for non-compliance.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:32
Airbnb, Interior Ministry team up for tourism push
Airbnb and the Interior Ministry’s Department of Local Administration (DLA) have announced an “Empowering Local Tourism Entrepreneurs” partnership, Airbnb’s first official partnership with a government agency in Thailand.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 12:37
Airbnb extends ‘Experiences’ programme across Thailand
Hospitality platform Airbnb has launched “Experiences” in Chiang Mai to support the city as an ever-popular global travel destination.
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 13:51
Women’s Day triumph: Airbnb Women hosts earned Bt300 billion in 2017
Airbnb is commemorating International Women’s Day tomorrow (March 8) with a tribute to the global community of women who have benefited financially, professionally and socially as Airbnb hosts.
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 09:16
Airbnb lists recommended travel destinations based on Chinese zodiac
According to Chinese beliefs, many aspects of people’s lives are determined by the 12 Chinese zodiac signs. Hence, in this Lunar New Year, United States online home-rental service Airbnb has shared several travel destinations suggested for the 12 signs.
Tue, 09 Jan 2018 01:00
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Airbnb predicts doubledigit growth as it reaches out to Chinese millennials