NEW YORK— Grab your sunglasses, a giant cup of coffee and prepare to hit the highway: 2016 is shaping up to be the summer of the road trip. "We're pretty excited," says Steve Joyce, CEO of Choice Hotels, which includes Comfort Inn and Econo Lodge. The job market is also giving Americans a reason to take a vacation: The economy created about 2.4 million jobs between last... » Read More
Norwegian Cruise Line CEO Frank Del Rio, debuts the largest ship The Escape, in Miami, and discusses the company's successful investment strategy.
Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, discusses the company's efforts in creating a better product, stronger marketing, more loyal customers and expanding the availability of product; and also addresses business competition.
Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson, provides insight to the enormous growth in the company's marketing practices.
Discussing the health of the hotel customer, and quarterly earnings, with Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson.
Hyatt Hotels is planning to buy Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
Hyatt Hotels is in talks to buy Starwood Hotels in a deal that is said to be as little as a week away, sources told CNBC.
Christine Duffy, president of Carnival Cruise Line, says Majestic Princess, one of company's newest ships, was designed for Chinese passengers.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Chinese firms are looking to bid for Starwood Hotels, reports CNBC's Dom Chu.
Ho Kwon Ping, executive chairman at Banyan Tree Group, says Banyan's recently launched hotel brand, Dhawa, caters to increasing numbers of Chinese middle-class, inbound travelers.
Richard Fain, Royal Caribbean CEO, discusses earnings and returning capital to shareholders. Also, how to attract customers.
Carnival has partnered with two China firms to launch the first multi-ship domestic cruise brand. Carnival's CEO, Arnold Donald discusses his excitement for the joint venture.
Arnold Donald, CEO of Carnival Corporation, talks about its new joint venture in China and its plans to launch a domestic Chinese Cruise brand.
Neil Dwane, chief investment officer for equities for Europe at Allianz Global Investors, says the hotel and travel industry has the ability to compete with companies such as Airbnb.
Ivanka Trump, daughter of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, speaks at the Skift Global Forum on Thursday about her work as an executive with the Trump Organization.
The technology-oriented Radisson Red Hotels are focused on the Millennial market, says David Berg, CEO of Carlson Hospitality Group.
Mass-market gamblers will help to stabilize Macau's gaming and casino sectors as big players double their capacity, says Matthew Ossolinkski, chairman at Ossolinksi Holding.
Victor Chan, chairman of Hong Kong Hotels Association, says the number of mainland tourists and hotel occupancy was down in Hong Kong over Golden Week.
Customer credit and debit card numbers may have been stolen at seven Trump hotels after its payment systems were hacked for nearly a year.
The online money-raising craze is now becoming a trend in the hotel hospitality industry.
Clement Kwok, CEO of The Hongkong & Shanghai Hotels (HSH), outlines the importance of its flagship hotel in Hong Kong and explains whether he is worried about a slower-growing China.