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  • *France seeks Chinese capital, but not always control. *Investment spree comes before EU decision on China status. PARIS, June 8- When reports hit the headlines in France that a state-owned Chinese firm might be taking creeping control of AccorHotels, a national champion and Europe's biggest hotel chain, President Francois Hollande felt obliged to respond.

  • *France seeks Chinese capital, but not always control. *Investment spree comes before EU decision on China status. PARIS, June 8- When reports hit the headlines in France that a state-owned Chinese firm might be taking creeping control of AccorHotels, a national champion and Europe's biggest hotel chain, President Francois Hollande felt obliged to respond.

  • *France seeks Chinese capital, but not always control. *Investment spree comes before EU decision on China status. PARIS, June 8- When reports hit the headlines in France that a state-owned Chinese firm might be taking creeping control of AccorHotels, a national champion and Europe's biggest hotel chain, President Francois Hollande felt obliged to respond.

  • Poman Lo, chief executive officer of Century Innovative Technology Ltd. and vice chairman of Regal Hotels International Holdings Ltd., poses for a photograph in Hong Kong, China, on Friday, July 3, 2015.

    Heiress Poman Lo has a life lesson for any young person weighing up whether to work in the family business: don't stop dreaming.

  • PARIS, June 6- Europe's largest hotel group AccorHotels, which wants to limit a push by Chinese shareholder Jin Jiang to increase its stake, should maintain a diverse group of shareholders, French President Francois Hollande said on Monday. France's AccorHotels has started talks with other shareholders because it is concerned that state-owned Jin Jiang,...

  • PARIS, June 6- The capital of French hotel group AccorHotels, which is trying to limit an attempt by Chinese group Jin Jiang to increase its stake in the company, should remain in diverse hands, French President Francois Hollande said on Monday. Le Journal du Dimanche reported on Sunday that the head of Europe's biggest hotel chain had held talks with rival Chinese...

  • TORONTO, June 6- The Four Seasons Toronto, a luxury hotel in the city's downtown, is up for sale and could fetch as much as C $250 million, in what would be one of the most-expensive deals ever for a hotel in Canada, two sources familiar with the process said. The sale price will likely be in the range of C $200 million to C $250 million, said the sources, who declined to be...

  • Hilton CEO: We're leading the business in organic growth

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks with Christopher Nassetta, Hilton Worldwide President & CEO, about the hotel and hospitality industry as well as his company's growth.

  • *Accor up on report Jin Jiang plans to hike stake. LONDON/ MILAN, June 3- European shares fell on Friday after much weaker U.S. jobs data than expected, while Accor soared on reported plans by a Chinese rival to raise its stake in the hotel group. Economists now expect the Fed to wait until July before raising rates, meaning that any monetary policy decision in the...

  • *Accor up on report Jin Jiang plans to hike stake. LONDON, June 3 (Reuters)- European shares fell on Friday, reversing earlier gains after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data, while Accor soared on reported plans by a Chinese firm to raise its stake in the hotel group. "The US non-farm payroll data was crazy and completely unbelievable and this is the last set of...

  • *Accor up on report Jin Jiang plans to hike stake. LONDON, June 3- European equities advanced on Friday, with French hotel group Accor climbing on a report that China's Jin Jiang was planning to hike its stake in the group, while a recovery in commodities prices boosted mining and energy stocks. Accor shares rose 3.1 percent, the top gainer in the pan-European...

  • LONDON, June 3- European equities advanced on Friday, with French hotel group Accor China's Jin Jiang was planning to hike its stake in the group, while a recovery in commodities prices boosted mining and energy stocks. The FTSEurofirst 300 index and the STOXX Europe 600 index both gained 0.3 percent in early trading. Accor shares rose 3.3 percent, the top gainer in...

  • CNBC update: Baghdad bombings, Australian raids

    A wave of bombings strike outdoor markets in Shiite dominated neighborhoods of Baghdad; world leaders in Vienna look to shore up a shaky truce in Syria; Australian counter-terrorism police carry out raids across Melbourne, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Save money when booking a vacation

    Figuring out travel plans and hunting for the lowest prices can be stressful, but CNBC’s Sharon Epperson has a few tips for travelers to cut costs as they plan their next getaway.

  • World's largest cruise embarks on maiden voyage

    Royal Caribbean's "Harmony of the Sea" cost close to a billion dollars to build and can hold 6,300 passengers and 2,100 crew members.

  • Cruise industry in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports from Cuba on Carnival's historic first cruise to the country since Castro took power and how it can grow as a prime destination in the Caribbean.

  • First U.S. cruise ship docks in Cuba since 1959

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports passengers beginning to disembark the Adonia in Havana.

  • Carnival CEO arrives in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald, as his company becomes the first U.S. cruise ship to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.

  • Carnival cruise ship arrives in Cuba

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the first U.S. cruise ship is preparing to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.

  • First U.S. cruise ship prepares to dock in Cuba since 1959

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs talks to us from Cuba about Fathom's Adonia cruise ship arriving in Havana.