From Small Businesses to Farmers, Middle India Is Driving Demand | Investing News

By Aditi Shah and Rajendra Jadhav

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Manish Mehra, owner of Washex Hospitality, an industrial laundry service, recently flew from Delhi to Jodhpur, a city in north-western India, to win a contract to service a large, government-run hospital – a move essential to kickstarting his business.

“For a new relationship it is essential to know each other before you can establish the trust and confidence to work online and that need is higher in case of government departments,” said Mehra, who had to stay for a week in a Jodhpur hotel.

Increased demand for air travel

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Why Airbnb Stock Could Soar in 2021

Airbnb (NASDAQ:ABNB) jumped out of the gate following its IPO last month, and it’s easy to see why.

The company is disrupting the massive travel industry, having pioneered the home-sharing concept for over a decade. And it just survived its toughest test yet during the coronavirus pandemic, adapting to shifting demand and recovering most of its lost sales within months, demonstrating its advantage over hotels.

Airbnb hasn’t even been public for a month, but the stock could be poised for a surge in 2021. Here’s why.

An Airbnb stay in an Airstream under a tent

Image source: Airbnb.

Pent-up travel demand

The global industry travel has been

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COVID-19 vaccine marks ‘major milestone’ for reeling hotel industry

The rollout of coronavirus vaccines marks “a major milestone” for the hotel industry, which has been reeling from various lockdown measures and travel restrictions meant to curb the virus’ spread.

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Since March, the historic and unprecedented drop in travel demand has made it difficult for hotels to keep their doors open and rehire all of their staff. In September, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) underscored the industry’s troubles by reporting that 68% of hotels still had

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Helpful Advice For Your Holiday Travel Plan

An assortment of tips on the best way to start voyaging more brilliantly and more securely makes the ideal beginning stage for learners to design their outings somewhat simpler. The accompanying passages incorporate tremendous information that can help novices feel like experienced voyagers.

Tips for your flight

Give yourself what you should be agreeable on a flight instead of depending on your carrier’s administrations. A flight is frequently more suitable when you bring along comfortable things, for example, a cover, a cushion, or your arrangement of earphones. On the off chance that you are worried about not getting anything to … Read More