The service sector is going down in flames right now. Hotels, restaurants, OTAs, Air companies, cruise industry, gyms, theaters, bars....everybody is going down. Take a look at Expedia (EXPE) and Booking Holdings stocks. Just one month ago a single Expedia stock was priced at $121 and Booking (BKNG) was at $1976, almost $2000. Today, Booking stocks are...
The luxury watchmaker Rolex is closing its production sites in Geneva, Bienne and Crissier (Vaud) from this Tuesday and until Friday, March 27, in order to protect employees and their families in the context of the coronavirus pandemic. The brand made this decision "following the measures announced yesterday (Monday) by the Federal Council to...
Hotels Combined, a hotel metasearch engine owned by Booking Holdings, started sending Emails to their affiliate partners this morning. Email titled "Important Update on Your HotelsCombined Affiliate Account" said that their AFFILIATE PROGRAM is canceled untill further notice due to Corona Virus (COVID-19). The mail goes as follows; In light...
Despite the sanitary controls imposed by Poland at the borders , all foreigners who are in the country and suspect that they have a coronavirus can have free tests and treatment. This was confirmed by the spokesperson for the Polish Ministry of Health Wojciech Andrusiewicz . A million-strong Ukrainian community in Poland can count...
A novel coronavirus, COVID-19, has spread to all continents except Antarctica and people are trying to find out live updates online about whether there is an outbreak in their neghbourhood. One of the first maps that started following novel coronavirus was made by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)....