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DUBAI, June 29- An assault on a Tunisian resort, which killed 39 people, has sent holidaymakers fleeing and dealt a major blow to the country's tourism industry, but the broader economy should be robust enough to withstand the shock. European tour operators are evacuating thousands of tourists after Friday's attack by a lone militant on a beach in Sousse and many...
Equinox CEO Harvey Spevak, discusses the company's new hospitality brand.
Richard Bransons Virgin Cruises will take delivery of three ships capable of carrying nearly 3,000 passengers each starting in early 2020.
Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald, provides insight to increased spending on advertising, and growth in the China market.
Carnival Corporation CEO Arnold Donald, discusses the performance of its brands.
June 23- Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, forecast earnings for its most important quarter below analysts' estimates, citing a stronger dollar and growing fuel costs. While second-quarter fuel costs were 37 percent lower than last year, a recovery in crude oil prices, combined with a stronger dollar, is expected to lower earnings for the...
June 18- Investment adviser Mitch Tuchman scored a deal any traveler would be proud of: $280 a night for a recent stay at the luxurious Viceroy Hotel in Manhattan, where the going rate can exceed more than $500 on a weeknight. "I can understand a 20 percent, 30 percent increase, but we're talking about 2-1/ 2 times more money just to stay in my room," said Tuchman, managing...
June 16- Tracinda Corp, the holding company founded by Kirk Kerkorian, said the billionaire's will requires the company to dispose of its stake in casino operator MGM Resorts International. Based on MGM Resorts' 563 million shares outstanding as of May 5, the stake was worth $1.75 billion as of Monday. Kerkorian, who founded MGM Resorts and was its largest...
LONDON, June 15- Britain's Thomas Cook, the world's oldest tour operator brand, has joined forces with Fosun International in China to tap into the booming travel market there. Thomas Cook said it was setting up a joint venture with Fosun, which owns 5 percent of the British firm, to better compete in a rapidly growing market in China for travel, both domestic and...
David Dingle, chairman of Carnival U.K., explains the concept behind Carnival's new product: A "do-good" cruise, where passengers volunteer while cruising around the world.
Netflix and Marriott Hotels team up to offer Netflix on the TVs in hotel rooms.
This episode of "First Class" features Singapore-based architect Soo K. Chan who drew inspiration from Bali to create his luxury resort, Alila Villas Soori.
From overlooking an elephant sanctuary to vacationing in a villa designed by Michelangelo, Airbnb has unique offerings for luxury-seekers.
NEW YORK, June 4- The U.S. hotel industry is on a roll, enjoying its best performance since the booming 1990 s, but New York City has come off the boil, suggesting higher occupancy and room rates may have peaked in the No. 1 American tourism destination. Before the financial crisis New York had a supply deficit, keeping hotel rates and occupancies in Manhattan high, said...
Carnival us adding a new cruise line, one that caters to travelers with social consciences.
Last-minute hotel patrons willing to take their chances are getting discounted accommodations at luxury hotels thanks to a mobile app dubbed "One Night Standard."
Despite its global expansion plans, Guy Heywood, COO of Alila Hotels and Resorts, says it is important for the boutique hotel group to stay "smallish and intimate."
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from China's Hubei province where a search and rescue operation is underway on a section of the Yangtze river.
Divers on Tuesday pulled three people alive from inside an overturned cruise ship and searched for other survivors.
Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotel, discusses the state of hospitality in an exclusive interview with CNBC's Simon Hobbs.