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    Anumeha Chaturvedi

    Assistant Editor, ET

    I track the burgeoning social media space in India's digital landscape as well as sectors like tourism and hospitality for The Economic Times. You can reach me at or ...

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    Facebook's Oversight Board begins accepting appealsFHRAI seeks complete review of Kamath Committee recommendations for hospitality sector on priority basisChecking In: Taj on the prowl, sets sight on Mubadala’s Viceroy HotelsSAMHI in talks with Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC for 'significant' equity
    43 million existing users upgraded to HiPi: ZEE5Hospitals are checking into under-construction properties as hotel chains check outIndia very critical market for Instagram: Facebook India MD Ajit MohanFrom holiday packages to discounts, hotels are doing everything they can to make the last quarter count
    Digital ad spends likely to get a big boost this festive seasonFake profiles of IPS officials on Facebook on the riseTo recover from Covid damage, top hotel chains go on safety & hygiene overdriveTailored tourism: With COVID-19 changing the landscape, travellers keep trips short and safe
    Premium wellness gives itself a rejuvenating treatment: Open-air therapies, home workouts likely to be the next normalTreebo raises $6 million from existing investors; to strengthen defences against pandemicInstagram launches campaign to highlight business impact of influencer marketingJio Platforms, WhatsApp won't share user data
    Instagram turns 10, launches Stories map and new well-being featuresLinkedIn launches stories in India, undertakes other product upgrades30% restaurants likely to open in Maharashtra from October 5As India gradually opens up, travellers begin to check in for leisure travel
    Telegram launches bundled new featuresMandarin Oriental Hotel Group and The Oberoi Group announce strategic allianceUS elections 2020: Facebook India fact checker NewsMobile and UC Berkeley startup FakeNetAI to detect deep fakes on social mediaRestaurants given 'in principle' approval to reopen from first week of October in Maharashtra
    Amid concerns of WhatsApp leaks, users jump ship, move to Telegram; app sees 1.8 million installsMinistry of Tourism launches SAATHI app for hospitality industry on World Tourism DayDespite app ban, ByteDance doles out cash bonuses to employees in India‘Live Anywhere’ is the latest trend in travel: Airbnb report for World Tourism Day
    Oyo India staff seek adequate compensation, may move courtBrands across key categories tap nano influencers for wider reachMarriott Bonvoy and Mumbai Indians announce sponsorship agreement for three yearsSnack Video: Another China-developed app taking TikTok’s place in India
    Brands hit Like button for social media ads this IPL as India's biggest sports event goes digitalFHRAI says close to 100 hoteliers encountered issues with Oyo post Covid-19, supports FIRWhatsApp partners with Common Services Centers for a digital literacy service chatbotDigital ad spends on IPL to go up by atleast 20 percent this year: Advertisers
    India's hotels lost Rs 8,000 crore in revenues between March to June: STR Horwath HTL reportMaharashtra govt should act on reopening of restaurants on which 60 lakh families are dependent: AHARFacebook announces launch of small business grant for IndiaITDC to continue running Samrat hotel in Delhi: Kamala Vardhana Rao, CMD, ITDC
    Rewind 2019: Before Covid, Indians were joyful about pets, food, humour on TwitterDelhi Assembly panel to issue 'final notice' to FB after representative skips proceedingsHLV Q1 results: Luxury hotel chain reports net loss of Rs 11 croreIndependent hotel owners look at partnering with established chains
    Recovery for Indian hotels slow, occupancy rate at around 24% in first week of September40+ NGOs write open letter to Zuckerberg to take 'decisive action' on Facebook India's biasBars open in Delhi on a trial basis from Wednesday, industry hopes for a gradual uptick in businessHospitality industry hopes for 'genuine' implementation of RBI's resolution framework by banks
    Easy access no more? App developers moving away from Facebook login citing privacy concernsTriller’s TikTok bid will exclude India unitGovt taking all possible steps to mitigate damage to tourism and hospitality sector: Sanjeev Sanyal to FHRAIWhatsApp, CyberPeace Foundation jointly unveil online safety programme for children, educators
    Senior executives quit Oyo, company extends furloughs for some employeesInstagram launches a separate Reels tab for users in India, says it's planning to integrate tools in futureDelhi hotels, restaurants, clubs can serve liquor from September 9It's upto Facebook to respond on its fact checking programme, say FB fact-checkers after IT minister raises concerns
    Two days after 'Mission Begin' order, Maha govt clarifies restaurants aren't allowed to openCongress reacts to Ravi Shankar Prasad's letter to Mark ZuckerbergJaipur hotel owner files criminal defamation complaint against Royal Orchid Hotels chairman Chander K BaljeeAccount takeovers and password hackings: Facebook financial frauds rise in the midst of pandemic
    Maharashtra govt allows hotels to operate at 100% capacity from September 2, keeps bars shutCongress calls for a 'thorough enquiry' into Facebook after new Wall Street Journal reportHotel and restaurant bodies think new MHA guidelines will provide much needed fillipRevPAR in Delhi hotels declined 44.3 per cent YoY from January to July: JLL India
    Hospitality  industry associations send recommendations for Unlock 4.0Post hate speech controversy, Facebook conducts townhall with Indian employeesHotelogix, AxisRooms and RepUp announce merger to offer 'full-stack' solutions for hotelsDelhi hotels dish up heavy discounts, offers on platter to stoke customers' appetite
    Facebook says it is considering India for launching new product, Facebook NewsRTI activist Saket Gokhale plans to file injunction petition in Bombay HC against FacebookAdvertisers don't expect a dent in Facebook ad spends in India post hate speech controversyTourism & hospitality body FAITH wants negative American travel advisory to India revised
    Thai hotelier Dusit returns to India in 2021Facebook’s India employees sit tight till an update from its leadership teamDelhi HC directs Oyo to furnish affidavit of unencumbered assets for Anam DatsecThailand-based hospitality chain Dusit International returns to India
    Despite TikTok ban, India’s short-video consumption is rising in leaps and boundsDelhi government allows hotels, restaurants to serve liquor, directs excise dept to issue necessary permissionsIndia fifth largest requestor for removal of content: TwitterHotel chains get a divine opportunity in Ayodhya
    Hate speech row: Facebook oversight board will investigate political ‘bias’ casesDelhi government allows hotels to reopen after five partners with Amazon Business to cater to Hospitality PartnersCII National Committee writes to tourism minister seeking opening of hotels across states, tax roll back
    Vaccine key to recovery of travel business: Glenn FogelTriller registers around 40 million downloads in IndiaGrowth in India has been exponential: Triller executive chairman Bobby SarneveshtUnlock 3.0: Bars are shut, but liquor may still be served in hotel rooms and restaurants
    McDonald's India (North & East) launches contactless ordering in partnership with DotPeRestaurants, hotels, clubs seek waivers, refunds on excise fees as alcohol prohibitions continueAirbnb contributed $320 million to the Indian economy in 2019: Oxford EconomicsContempt of court petition filed in Delhi High Court against Oyo, founder Ritesh Agarwal
    Zostel bets big on domestic travel, set to open five hundred new properties in two yearsGinger Hotels in talks to sell four hotels in sale and lease back arrangementsWeddings come as rescue package for hotels hit by coronavirus lockdownsIndia's move to protect citizens' data is resonating globally, says Ravi Shankar Prasad
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