A US based publicly traded company that owns and operates online travel brands and websites. The branded websites include tripadvisor.com in the US as well as localized versions for 46 countries.
TripAdvisor promotes accommodations and other attractions in occupied Palestinian and Syrian territory. Hotel listings were found on the company’s website in the following settlements: Ariel, Kalia, Almog, Kfar Adumim and Karnei Shomron in the occupied West Bank, Ma’ale Gamla, Merom Golan, Odem, Kzerin, Ramot, Avnei-Eitan, Givat Yoav and Ein Gav in the occupied Syrian Golan, an numerous properties in settlement neighborhoods in occupied East Jerusalem.
TripAdvisor’s website also promoted attractionsin the Migdal Oz settlement and numerous Israeli tours in East Jerusalem. Among its promoted “Neighborhoods to See” are settlement neighborhoods such as the Jewish Quarter, Mount of Olives and Givat Hatachmoshet in occupied East Jerusalem.
Through Viator, Inc., a fully owned subsidiary of TripAdvisor Inc., the company provides information and a booking option for tours and travel activities in Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian and Syrian territory. Its website promotes Jewish-oriented tours by settlers in the illegal settlements in the territory. Who Profits documented a two-hour shooting session, supervised by settlers in Gush Etzion cluster in the West Bank, where participants to invited to learn “the values of the Israeli army” and to become a “counter-terror warrior”.
Through Bookingbuddy K.K, another fully-owned subsidiary of TripAdvisor, the company offers information about other websites that includes an option for booking hotels located in settlements in occupied territory. Hotels promoted via Bookingbuddy are located in the following West Bank settlements: Ariel, Kiryat Arba and Kalia.
Through Flipkey Inc., another fully-owned subsidiary of TripAdvisor Inc., the company offers vacation rentals in the Kalia settlement in the occupied Jordan Valley, in Golan settlements and in settlement neighborhoods in East Jerusalem (Pisgat Ze’ev and the Jewish Quarter).
Through Holiday Lettings Ltd., another fully owned subsidiary of TripAdvisor Inc., the company operates a website that offers holiday homes in the Israeli settlement of Had Ness, located in the occupied Syrian Golan Heights.
Through Independent Traveler Inc., another subsidiary of TripAdvisor, the company operates the Familyvacationcritic.com website, which offers booking options for hotels located in the settlement of Ramot Naftali in the occupied Golan Heights.
Publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the ticker symbol NASDAQ:TRIP.
Major shareholders include: Vanguard Group Inc. (8.87%), Jackson Square Partners, Llc. (8.25%), Blackrock Inc. (7.33%), Carmignac Gestion (5.17%) and Brown Advisory Inc. (5.07%).
CEO: Stephen Kaufer
Fully owned subsidiaries include: Viator Inc, Bookingbuddy K.K, Flipkey Inc., Holiday Lettings Ltd. and Independent Traveler Inc.
Advertising partners: Expedia, Priceline (including their subsidiaries).
Other partners: Accor, Best Western International, Carlson, Rezidor, Choice Hotels, Hyatt Hotels, Marriott Internation and Wyndham Worldwide.
Viator partners include: Bank of America, Chase, Citibank, Fidelity investments, American Airlines, Air Canada, Cheap-air and Lonely Planet.
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