Hotel Articles & Insights


Demystifying the Economic Package – Is There a Silver Lining for Hospitality Industry?

On the 12th of May 2020 the Prime Minister of India announced a Rs 20,00,000 crore economic package as a push to kick start the Indian economy that is battered and bruised as a result of a series of lockdowns. The relief package which was...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

Rise Of The Phoenix - A Case For Immediate Opening of Hotels

On 24 March 2020, the Government of India ordered a nationwide lockdown for 21 days, limiting movement of the entire 1.3 billion population of India as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then we have had...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

Who Moved My Cheese? - Disruptions that will Redefine Hospitality in a Post-pandemic World

Humankind is going through a new and unprecedented experience with the rapidly spreading Covid-19 pandemic. There is little doubt that the pandemic will have a lasting impact on accepted societal norms. It forces us to ask some important questions...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

Opportunities in Adversity – How can Hotels Migrate to the New Normal?

As I pen my thoughts today, the world wrestles with the unprecedented implications of COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Each one of us is witnessing a human crisis unlike any we have experienced. For the hospitality industry, it’s like...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

The Future of Luxury Travel Market in India

A distinct Luxury experience of the future will not mean just opulence, lavish and comfortable accommodations, exquisite gastronomy and a plethora of amazing amenities on offer at the hotel. There is a transformation...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

The NPA & Liquidity Crisis: Impact Analysis on the Indian hotel industry

The state of turmoil in the Indian banking system has generated new concerns for the Indian hotel industry. In what ways, and to what extent, will the industry be impacted? In this article, we make an attempt to ‘gaze the crystal ball’ and see what lies...

Author : Siddharth Thaker

Managing Hotel Revenues and Profitability – A Paradigm Shift

As the dust settles on major economic and fiscal reform initiatives in India, we take a look at how a new set of challenges are likely to bring about a paradigm shift in the way hotels are likely to manage revenues, costs and profitability margins...

Author : Siddharth Thaker