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AirAsia’s Expansion Into Online Travel Draws Skepticism From Potential Competitors

Aireen Omar, deputy group CEO for technology and digital at AirAsia speaking with Skift Airline Weekly Editor Madhu Unnikrishnan at Skift Forum Asia in Singapore on May 27, 2019. Richard Lau / Skift Skift Take: It’s obvious that executives from Booking, Expedia, and Rakuten are laying odds that AirAsia won’t be very successful in striving […]

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Visit Deadwood, South Dakota

Usually, when gunshots ring out in the middle of the street, it’s not the sign of a good vacation. That was my first thought, at least, when my evening stroll to happy hour was interrupted by an enormously loud “BANG” that made me jump straight up in the air. “Guuuuuuuun fiiiiiiiiiiight!!!!” a young man in […]

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American social lives peak at 23

No one said making new friends was easy, but apparently, the phenomenon of “not making new friends” is something of an epidemic. A study by OnePoll and Evite, which polled 2,000 American adults, found that no one had made a new friend in the past five years. The study concluded that age 23 was the […]