The number of nights spent in Booking.com it decreased in the second quarter, up 87 per cent, the company is in the explanatory notes to the quarterly financial results, which on Thursday have been published. Sales and earnings were sharply lower.
total sales for the second quarter amounted to 630 million dollars (532 million euros). That was 84 percent lower than in the same period of 2019.
the line came out of the Us online travel platform for a loss of 443 million dollars. In the second quarter of last year to a profit of $ 1 billion.
The distress in the Booking.com it is, of course, is caused by the end of the COVID-19, and the lockdownmaatregelen. This is a much less traveled.
The company has also decided to take action. So, last week announced that the management plan is to be one-quarter of all jobs in the company is to be removed.Booking.com early support for
Additional it is remarkable that the Booking.com in the Netherlands, considerable government support has been applied for. Last month, it became clear that the company will make a payment of 65 million euros has been received. It's going to take money out of the NOW scheme, which is aimed at employers, to encourage as many people as possible to keep it.
In the notes notifies the company that it was in July, some positive developments are noticed by the entries made in respect of the second quarter for what occurred.