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OYO helps boost Philippines tourism

OYO helps boost Philippines tourism with its technology-enabled ecosystem

OYO Hotels and Homes, South Asia’s largest, China’s 2nd largest and the world’s 6th largest and fastest growing chain of leased and franchised hotels, homes & living spaces is committed to supporting the Department of Tourism (DOT) in boosting the country’s tourism industry while preserving the beauty of the Philippines through sustainable infrastructure. DOT’s refreshed ‘It’s More Fun in the Philippines’ campaign which encourages local and foreign tourists to explore and experience the wonders the country has to offer is being supported by OYO Hotels & Homes. OYO offers standardized, high-quality and affordable accommodations by leveraging innovative technology.

     Technology is deeply embedded in OYO’s DNA and is leveraged to facilitate standardization of services, amenities and in-room experience, thereby helping maintain service standards in the Philippines. OYO has created a robust in-house stack of proprietary technology powering 20+ applications. Every aspect of OYO’s ecosystem is powered by technology right from procurement to auditing, renovation and transformation to asset owner engagement and customer experience.

Commenting on the development, Ankit Arya, Country Head – OYO Philippines, said, “DOT’s campaign is a great initiative to further the country’s tourism and hospitality industry. It is in line with our mission of offering guests quality living spaces.  At OYO Hotels and Homes, we are harnessing the power of innovative technologies to build a world class experience for our guests. Technology is at the core of everything we do and is a key growth driver for us. It powers each and every aspect of hotel management – from procuring linen to checking in a guest or ordering food or tea, coffee during the time of the stay. We will continue to invest in new innovations and support the DOT in making the Philippines a preferred tourist destination.”

     OYO’s 20+ applications including OYO OS, a global and industry-first proprietary hotel management system, Krypton, auditing app that ensures excellent guest experience, Optimus, dedicated transformation app that helps teams understand the transformation requirements of a building while giving cost estimates, budget in addition to assigning tasks and tracking the pace and more are aimed at delivering quality experience and value to its guests and partners. Backed by 400+ microsystems and 1,000 full-stack engineers spread across multiple locations, OYO is able to deliver a consistent and standardized experience to travellers