Vila talked to tnooz about Hotelbeds’ growth plans now that its takeover of GTA – announced this April – passed all regulatory requirements. Earlier in the year, Hotelbeds also bought Tourico Holidays with that deal completing in June. “We are a relevant size now to be able to challenge [Expedia and Priceline] in terms of our size, service and technology, which gives hoteliers an alternative route to market, globally,” he said. Get the full story at Tnooz