Helbiz reports revenue increase but dwindling cash reserves – TechCrunch

Helbiz started out as a shared micromobility company but has since expanded to include ghost kitchens, media streaming and, most recently, a taxi service. The company reported its second-quarter earnings Monday after the bell. The startup was the first scooter operator to go public via the SPAC route, and many in the industry wish it wasn’t so after consistently meh earnings reports. Since Helbiz’s public debut in August 2021, its earnings reports have shown a company that burns through dwindling cash reserves, doesn’t pull in enough revenue to make up for…

Frontier Airlines to add 5 new international travel destinations – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — Ready to take a trip to a new tropical island? [DOWNLOAD: Free WSB-TV News app for alerts as news breaks] Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Frontier Airlines have joined forces to create a new service for passengers to travel from Atlanta to five new international destinations. The launch more than doubles Frontier’s international destinations from Atlanta. TRENDING STORIES: This also comes less than a year after the airline began its first international flights from the airport to Cancun, Mexico; Montego Bay, Jamaica; and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The…

Karnataka: Clash over portraits of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Tipu Sultan; ban order in Shivamogga | India News

SHIVAMOGGA: A youth suffered knife wounds Monday as two groups clashed over the display of portraits of Hindu Mahasabha spearhead Vinayak Damodar Savarkar and Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in Karnataka’s Shivamogga city, 300km northwest of Bengaluru. Authorities issued prohibitory orders till August 18 while schools will be closed on Tuesday in Shivamogga and its industrial twin town, Bhadravati, 20km away. Thirty platoons of armed police along with a posse of rapid action force were deployed in the city. Police detained several youths after the clash at Ameer Ahmad Circle in…

Win $100,000 and Around the World Travel from This Wine Company

Are you someone with a deep passion for wine, a love of traveling, and a dream of starting your own winery? Well, I’ve got the ultimate sweepstakes for you. The Ultimate Wine Insider Contest will name one winner that will get a $100,000, all-expense paid wine adventure in France, Italy, South Africa, and Chile, an immersive wine industry experience, and the ability to craft four new wines. You’ll also get the opportunity to develop an influencer platform and to market wine as the first Ultimate Wine Insider. This is a…

Boutique agency offers Calabria heritage tours: Travel Weekly

My Bella Vita Travel, a boutique travel firm that works with travel agents to customize small-group or individual experiences in Calabria, Italy, is showcasing heritage tours that connect people to their Calabrian roots. Founder Cherrye Moore personally oversees the tours of this relatively untouristed region of Italy, located in the toe of the destination’s boot. A seven-night Small Group Heritage Tour, next scheduled for Oct. 9 to 16, for example, adds the services of a Calabrian Heritage Specialist to conduct family research prior to the tour. Then during the tour,…

As Airlines, Airports And Luxury Hotels Stumble, Travel Advisors Are Shining Brightly

As the travel industry stumbles forward with mass flight cancellations, chaos at airports and five-star hotels offering three-star services at seven-star prices, travel agents, or travel advisors as they have rebranded themselves, are shining through, helping their customers navigate the bumps. The proof is in both revenues, which are exceeding pre-Covid-19 levels, and most of all, new clients. Advisors report up to half of their customers are using professional travel planning services for the first time. They arrive frustrated after spending hours on hold with suppliers and online travel agencies,…

TikTok Fashion: Stitching Influence | licenseglobal.com

TikTok’s second largest creator, sisters, Charli D’Amelio (more than 143 million followers to date) and Dixie (more than 57 million followers to date), have utilized their dancing videos in the fashion space. The social media personalities built upon their previous relationship with retailer, Hollister to launch Social Tourist, an apparel brand available exclusively in stores and online. The launch of Social Tourist marked the beginning of an exclusive, multiyear apparel agreement between Abercrombie & Fitch (which owns Hollister) and the D’Amelios. Working with Hollister, the D’Amelios were involved in every…

PM Modi’s corruption fight call may push agencies into top gear | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal for popular support for the fight against corruption coincides with indications of investigations entering a crucial phase in politically sensitive and high profile cases. Modi’s statement that the battle against corruption is about to enter a crucial phase and he was determined to take it to its logical end followed Enforcement Directorate disregarding Congress’s shrill protests to complete its investigation of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case, its haul of an obscene amount of cash from the residences of…

Inflation, labour shortages to delay recovery in business travel spending -industry forecast

Business travelers enter the airport hotel at Denver International Airport in Denver, Colorado, U.S. November 3, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 16 (Reuters) – A recovery in global business travel spending to pre-pandemic levels is likely to be delayed by 18 months to 2026 because of factors like persistent inflation, high energy prices, labour shortages and lockdowns in China, a new industry forecast shows. The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) said business travel spending rebounded by 5.5% to $697 billion in 2021…

When to buy Tesla stock, according to tech investor Paul Meeks

Top tech investor Paul Meeks doesn’t buy into the Tesla hype, saying the stock could be a buy — but only at the right price. “You almost have to believe in the cult, and it is a cult, just a little bit to buy that stock, because you are never going to be a hardcore analyst like me and put pen on paper and come up with math that tells you that the stock is cheap,” Meeks, portfolio manager at Independent Solutions Wealth Management, told CNBC Pro Talks last week.…