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PATA welcomes Airbnb as its newest hospitality member

10 October 2017, Bangkok, Thailand: Airbnb, the world’s leading community driven hospitality organization, is the most recent hospitality part association to join the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).

PATA CEO Dr. Mario Hardy stated, “We are greatly satisfied to welcome Airbnb to the PATA family. With more than four million Airbnb postings overall it difficult to disregard the effect that the sharing economy is having upon the travel and tourism industry. It is essential that we can add this voice to our exchanges in the advancement of a dependable travel and tourism industry, particularly when we look at the part of the sharing economy in the dispersal of vacationers to lesser known and rising goals.”

“Throughout the following couple of months, PATA and Airbnb will cooperate to expedite more noteworthy bits of knowledge themes identified with the sharing economy – including its monetary effect and the issue of over tourism,” included Dr. Tough.

“Home sharing has turned into a vital monetary motor for groups far and wide,” said Thao Nguyen, APAC head of vital associations at Airbnb. “We’re eager to join the PATA family and have our impact in advancing healthy and supportable tourism that specifically benefits neighbourhood groups.”


About PATA

Established in 1951, PATA is a not-revenue driven enrolment association that demonstrations an impetus for the capable improvement of travel and tourism to, from and inside the Asia Pacific locale. The Association gives adjusted support, adroit research and creative events to its part associations, containing 95 government, state and city tourism bodies, 25 worldwide aircrafts and airplane terminals, 108 hospitality associations, 72 instructive organizations, and several travel industry organizations in Asia Pacific and past. A huge number of travel experts have a place with the 36 neighborhood PATA sections around the world. The parts compose travel industry preparing and business advancement events. Their grassroots activism supports PATA’s enrolment in Uniting Travel, a coalition of the world’s significant Travel and Tourism associations devoted to guaranteeing that the segment talks with one voice and acts as one on the real issues and incorporates ACI, CLIA, IATA, ICAO, WEF, UNWTO and the WTTC. The PATA mPOWER stage conveys unrivalled information, gauges and bits of knowledge from the PATA Strategic Intelligence Centre to individuals’ desktops and cell phones anyplace on the planet. PATA’s Head Office has been in Bangkok since 1998. The Association additionally has official workplaces or portrayal in Beijing, Sydney and London.

About Airbnb

Established in 2008, Airbnb’s main goal is to make a world where individuals can have a place when they set out by being associated with nearby societies and having extraordinary travel experiences. Its people group commercial centre gives access to a large number of one of a kind lodging from condos and manors to mansions and treehouses in more than 65,000 urban communities and 191 nations. With Experiences, Airbnb offers phenomenal access to neighbourhood groups and interests, while Places gives individuals a chance to find the shrouded jewels of a city as prescribed by the general population that live there. Airbnb is individuals fuelled and the least demanding approach to gain some additional salary from additional space in a home or from sharing interests, interests and urban communities.