Washington, D.C. 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) August 8, 2018

Booking Holdings Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other Jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)

800 Connecticut Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut
(Address of principal office)
(zip code)

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Item 7.01.              Regulation FD Disclosure.

On August 8, 2018, Booking Holdings Inc. (the "Company") announced that it is rescheduling its second quarter 2018 earnings call to Thursday, August 9 at 8:00 a.m. E.T., as described further in the press release furnished with this Current Report as Exhibit 99.1.

The information furnished herewith pursuant to this Item 7.01 of this Current Report shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)    Exhibits

99.1Press Release dated August 8, 2018


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

/s/ Peter J. Millones
Peter J. Millones
Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Date:  August 8, 2018


Exhibit No.

99.1Press Release dated August 8, 2018

Exhibit 99.1

Booking Holdings Reschedules Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Call to Thursday August, 9 at 8:00 a.m. E.T.

NORWALK, Conn., August 8, 2018 -- Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) (the “Company”) intends to hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, August 9 at 8:00 a.m. E.T.  This conference call was originally scheduled for 4:30 p.m. E.T. today, August 8.  Although the Company’s financial results are finalized and ready to report at this time, the Company is confirming certain business metrics that it also reports on a quarterly basis.

The Company’s second quarter results and business metrics will be made available at approximately 7:30 a.m. E.T. on Thursday, August 9 through a press release posted on the company's Investor Relations website: The earnings conference call will be webcast at  Audio replays will be available on the website for seven days thereafter.  

About Booking Holdings
Booking Holdings (NASDAQ: BKNG) is the world leader in online travel and related services, provided to customers and partners in over 220 countries and territories through six primary brands -,, KAYAK,, and OpenTable. The mission of Booking Holdings is to help people experience the world. For more information, visit