Stride had upwards of $330 million in bookings for tours in 2018, and it is looking to exceed $1 billion in 2019.
Ji Qi says in each of the market Huazhu lands on, it aims to become a top five player eventually.
If the deal goes through, it will make Oyo the most valued startup along with Paytm.
Whilst there are an impressive 76 international destinations served from Shenzhen, from Guangzhou there are 130 and Hong Kong 312, meaning Shenzhen has a little catching up to do.
It takes three to four years for Accor to build a hotel in India thus investing in an existing successful chain is far and away the best way to quickly gain a strong foothold.
Travelstart is keen to bring consumerisation to the corporate and government sectors.
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It’s also looking to expand the services to more than 20 countries and regions by 2020.
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