SBA Updates PPP Forgiveness Guidance For Employees Refusing to Return to Work
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Yesterday, the SBA issued new guidance on the PPP loan program that owners and operators have both welcomed and criticized for the accessibility of the funds and rules regarding compliance to make the loan fully forgivable.
Hotel Industry Working on New Health and Safety Standards
As the hotel industry prepares for a post-coronavirus boom in visitors, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) announced the introduction of its new "Safe Stay" standards.
Hotels roll out new initiatives designed to boost reservations and cash flow
Travelers are experiencing a double whammy of urges: They want to plan a trip and support businesses struggling during the coronavirus pandemic.
Seven Steps to Survival for Hotels Staying Open During COVID-19
Hotels planning to "stay the course" in the current environment need a game plan. Keeping the doors open likely won't be enough-hotels staying open will need to drive business as things continue to tighten in the coming weeks.
Airbnb Cuts 1,900 Jobs, 25% Of Its Workforce, As Pandemic Freezes Travel
Airbnb says it's cutting 1,900 employees - about 25% of its workforce - in one of the largest layoffs to hit Silicon Valley as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Airbnb hosts are building their own direct booking websites in revolt
Short-term rental hosts are launching their own direct-booking websites in an effort to diversify their business after years of mounting frustrations with companies such as Airbnb.