Just two years and four months after uniting with metasearch engine Wego, Indian content site HolidayIQ has split from its sister brand and raised its own funding round.
Big investment coming in to the vacation rental market once again with UK-based HouseTrip raising $40 million in Series C funding from Accel Partners.
TaxiForSure.com, a car rental and taxi aggregator operating in Bangalore, India, raised venture capital funding from Accel Partners, Helion Venture Partners and Blume Ventures.
If we look at online travel around the globe, we can see that the four key global emerging markets â€“ Brazil, Russia, India and China â€“ are showing substantially greater growth than the developed world.
Recruiting, motivating and retaining good people is the number one key success factor in building a technology company, particularly in the online travel industry.
HotelTonight, the same-day, mobile hotel-booking service, picked up $9 million in a Series B funding round led by Battery Ventures.