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Fintech Firm Brex Launches Crypto Rewards Program for Business Clients
The firm's business customers include Airbnb, Carta, Classpass and Y Combinator.
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Will You Pay for Your Next Vacation in Bitcoin?
Will You Pay for Your Next Vacation in Bitcoin?
The travel industry is beginning to bounce back. Travala is a booking platform that allows users to pay for travel accommodations and experiences with cryptocurrency. Travala...
Will You Pay for Your Next Vacation in Bitcoin?

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Offline Travel App Maps.Me Raises $50M in Funding Round Led by Alameda Research
The funding will go toward the launch of a multi-currency wallet.
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ShareRing Brings Its Blockchain Identity Solution to Rakuten Travel Bookers
The integration will mean Rakuten Travel Xchange customers can opt to use ShareRing's self-sovereign identity app to access bookings.
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China's domestic flights are back to pre-pandemic levels, and hotel bookings are surging, too. (Göran Höglund/Flickr)
Binance-Backed Travala.com Enters China's Fast-Recovering Travel Market
"In China, the recovery is happening now and very fast,” said Travala.com CEO Juan Otero.
China's domestic flights are back to pre-pandemic levels, and hotel bookings are surging, too. (Göran Höglund/Flickr)

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Travala.com Adds Agoda Hotels, Posts Record July Revenue as Crypto Payments Soar
The Binance-backed travel agency brought in $400,000 in July, a 100% increase from the month before.
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Travala.com Lets Travelers Once Again Book Expedia Hotels in Crypto
The blockchain-based travel agency's partnership comes as booking rates surge from their COVID-19 lows.
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Norwegian Air May Allow Customers to Pay With Crypto as Soon as Spring
Norwegian Air would accept cryptocurrency payments via crypto exchange NBX.
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Digital Travel Firm Webjet Has Launched Its Booking Verification Blockchain
The ethereum-based platform is aimed to do away with price and accommodation disparities in the travel industry.
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