PHILADELPHIA— Facing hotel bills running into the thousands of dollars, some delegates to the Democratic National Convention are planning to do like college students on spring break and squeeze as many people into a room as they can. Nicole Lutkemuller, a Bernie Sanders delegate from Tahoma, California, said her two-bed room at the Marriott Hotel Philadelphia... » Read More
Olsen Cruise Lines ship docked at Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. health officials and the company said on Friday. The norovirus outbreak took place aboard the Britain- based line's Balmoral during a transatlantic cruise, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a statement. Most of the passengers were from Britain, it said.
Royal Caribbean CEO Richard Fain discusses a better-than-expected quarter and cruise travel to Cuba.
The company's net income rose to $219 million, or 85 cents per share, in the quarter ended March 31 from $207 million, or 73 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding items, Marriott earned 87 cents per share. Revenue rose to $3.77 billion from $3.51 billion.
Hilton said it expected 2016 RevPAR to increase by 3-5 percent, excluding the impact of exchange rates, and forecast earnings of 92 cents to 98 cents per share. The net income attributable to stockholders rose to $309 million, or 31 cents per share, in the latest quarter from $150 million, or 15 cents per share, a year earlier. Excluding tax benefits of $153 million,...
HAVANA, April 22- Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cuban-born citizens entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening the way for U.S. cruise operator Carnival Corp to set sail for the country from Miami next week. We want to extend our sincere appreciation to Cuba and to our team who worked so hard to help make this happen, "Carnival...
Arnold Donald, CEO & President of Carnival Corporation, speaks about his company's upcoming first cruise to Cuba and the change in law for Cubans and Cuban-Americans to be able to travel via cruise ships.
Cuba said it would lift a ban on Cubans and Cuban-Americans entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels.
HAVANA, April 22- Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cubans and Cuban-Americans entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening the way for cruise operator Carnival Corp to set sail for the country next week. Carnival received approval from the United States last year to sail to Cuba, and the green light from Havana a day after U.S.
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CUBA TO LIFT PROHIBITION ON CUBAN-AMERICANS TRAVELLING TO THE COUNTRY BY CRUISE SHIP- STATE MEDIA.
James Stewart, MGM Growth Properties CEO, talks about his company's fresh IPO, as well as his outlook for growth and cooperation with spin-off parent MGM Resorts.
A federal appeals court backs a ban on snowboarders at a ski resort in Utah.
PARIS, April 19- AccorHotels, Europe's largest hotel group, posted higher underlying sales on Tuesday as robust demand for hotel rooms in most markets overcame a weaker performance in France and in recession-hit Brazil. Meanwhile, Shanghai Jin Jiang International had further raised its stake in AccorHotels to 14.98 percent of its capital and 13.07 percent of...
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Carnival Corporation's Cuba bookings.
April 18- U.S. cruise operator Carnival Corp said it may delay its voyages to Cuba, scheduled to start on May 1, unless Cuban authorities allow Cuban-born Americans to travel in cruise ships as they are allowed in airlines. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday condemned the world's largest cruise operator for barring Cuban-Americans from its planned...
April 18- U.S. cruise operator Carnival Corp said it may delay its voyages to Cuba, scheduled to start on May 1, unless Cuban authorities allow cruise ships to operate in the same manner as air charter operations. People born in Cuba can, however, travel to the island on an airplane. Last month, the Miami, Florida- based company said it was the first cruise ship operator to...
April 15- U.S.-based casino operator Red Rock Resorts Inc plans to raise as much as $569 million in an initial public offering, which could value the company at about $2.4 billion. Other companies currently marketing their IPOs include Dell- owned cyber security firm Dell Secure Works and MGM Growth Properties LLC, a real estate investment trust backed by...
April 15- U.S.-based casino operator Red Rock Resorts Inc plans to raise as much as $569 million in an initial public offering. The company expects the offering of 27.1 million class A shares to be priced at $18- $21 per share, it said in a regulatory filing on Friday. Red Rock said it had applied to list its shares on the Nasdaq under the symbol "RRR".
NEW YORK, April 12- A Texas- sized selloff of companies based in the Lone Star State is helping one small-cap fund manager produce outsized returns. Hodges is prospering mainly by buying Texas- based homebuilders, banks and hotel chains whose shares were caught up in the deep selloff in early 2016 triggered by fears that oil prices would dip into the $20 range.
Pierfrancesco Vago, executive chairman of MSC Cruises, discusses the plans for the company's four new LNG-powered cruise ships.