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Airbnb mixes business with leisure

Corporate travel bookings on the home-sharing platform have soared fivefold in the last year

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Airbnb is targeting the "bleisure" market where travellers combine business trips with vacations.

Singapore

INITIALLY targeted at mainly tourists, the home-sharing platform Airbnb is now becoming increasingly popular among business travellers in the Asia-Pacific (APAC), according to David Holyoke, the company's global head of business travel.

Since 2015, when Airbnb rolled out...

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