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Board disagreement sees Expedia’s CEO and CFO depart

Expedia Group has announced the shock resignation of chief executive Mark Okerstrom and chief financial officer Alan Pickerill.

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Expedia pushes for more diversity and inclusion with new industry group

It’s hats off to Mark Okerstrom and the team at Expedia for this super industry initiative – not that anyone at Travel Weekly wears hats, mind you.

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Expedia still profiting from “extreme animal cruelty”, report finds

by Christian Fleetwood

Expedia Group must stop selling tickets to dolphin shows, according to a damning new report.

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Expedia celebrates milestone of 15 million bookings

Expedia Group’s executive staff were seen giving one another firm handshakes and congratulatory pats on the back after this milestone announcement.

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Hotels

Opportunity for regional hoteliers as Aussies warm up to cool winter escapes: Expedia

This story contains some potentially valuable insights for regional hoteliers. It also comes with a cheesy photo of a multi-generation family on a winter escape.

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What Aussie travel professionals learnt at the Rendez-vous in New Caledonia

by Christian Fleetwood

In between endless serves of sashimi, bougna and madeleine cakes, Travel Weekly managed to grill a bunch of travel professionals on what they thought of New Cal Tourism’s rendez-vous.

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Navigating the complexity of online travel

by Drew Bowering

Have you gone off-course trying to navigate through the world of online travel? Find your bearings here.

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Expedia to no longer be a controlled company following new acquisition

Online travel behemoth Expedia has broken the shackles and surfaced from its parent’s basement looking rather healthy, rather than malnourished and disheveled.

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Hotels

Study: Guest ratings are more important than brand in hotel selection

Deals and guest ratings are chalkers compared to branding for hotel bookings, according to a recent study.

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Tourism

Expedia ties the knot

by Hannah Edensor

The global OTA says ‘I do’ for a destination.

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Expedia to bring buzz to Aussie tourism

by Hannah Edensor

Expedia is the latest travel giant to jump into bed with Tourism Australia, signing up for another multi-million dollar marriage.

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