Amazon supplies those who are stuck at home – the stock benefits

San Francisco Would Amazon not Amazon, strategy advisors and investors would probably urge the strange digital conglomerate to split up. Why should a single company sell books and lettuce, ricotta and computing power? And at the same time producing films, streaming music, developing smart speakers and operating your own delivery service? In the corona pandemic, […]

Airbnbs IPO due to slump in sales on the brink

San Francisco, Dusseldorf Tom’s email inbox in the second week of March popped up as many cancellations as before in ten years. The Berliner rents out two of his apartments in the Mitte district via the Airbnb platform. And tourists usually love his apartments: in 2019, the apartments were 95 percent fully booked. But now […]

Seattle becomes the center of the corona crisis

San Francisco You can still book rooms in the “Econo Lodge” in Kent half an hour south of Seattle. But the budget motel will soon no longer accept bookings due to the Corona outbreak in Washington State. The US district of King County, in which the city of Seattle is located, has bought it and […]

Travel with the Expedia giant to cut 3,000 jobs: report

WASHINGTON – Expedia’s online travel giant will cut 3,000 jobs worldwide after what the company called a “disappointing” performance in 2019, according to US media reports Monday. The company, which manages its flagship travel site, as well as Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cheaptickets, Egencia and CarRentals.com, said the decision was made after it determined that “it […]

Travel with the Expedia giant to cut 3000 jobs worldwide

WASHINGTON: Expedia online travel giant will cut 3000 jobs worldwide after what the company called a “disappointing” performance in 2019, according to US media reports Monday (February 24). “We are announcing our intention to reduce and eliminate certain projects, activities, teams and roles to simplify and focus our organization,” the company said in an email […]