HNA announced plans to acquire a 25 percent stake in Hilton Worldwide from affiliates of Blackstone, in a deal the companies valued at $6.5 billion.
Gambling is just one feature of the casino resorts planned in Japan, says the Milken Institute's Kotaro Tamura.
André Juillard, senior equity research analyst at Kepler Cheuvreux, takes a look at the current performance in the hotels market, with specific comment on Intercontinental and AccorHotels.
Holger Jakobs, VP at Mövenpick, talks about the hospitality brand's Asian expansion and the surge in Chinese travelers.
Accor's JO&JOE brand was designed around millennials to tap into changing consumer preferences, says Michael Issenberg, chairman & CEO at AccorHotels Asia.
Disney recently announced a new "Magic Kingdom Park After-Hours" wedding package at its Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.
The tourism and leisure business can get volatile, but Hilton Worldwide's CEO thinks the legacy hotel chain has the right strategy.
Size matters but success in the hotel business requires quality as well, says Hilton Worldwide's Christopher Nassetta.
Hilton Worldwide CEO Christopher Nassetta talks about old and new competitors, including the merged Marriott-Starwood group and disruptor Airbnb.
The Asia region is also embracing the idea of home-sharing like the rest of the world, says Airbnb's Chip Conley.
Hotels and home-sharing platform Airbnb can co-exist because they provide different options, says Chip Conley, head of global hospitality and strategy at Airbnb.
Galaxy Entertainment Group's Lui Che Woo talks about the state of the casino and gaming industry in Macau, and the Chinese property market.
"Fast Money" trader Guy Adami explains his bullish take on Royal Caribbean. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
Marriott International Asia Pacific's Craig Smith talks about the Golden Week holidays, tourism in China and Marriott's Starwood acquisition.
Republican candidate Trump's company conducted business in Cuba in the late 1990s, violating the trade embargo, Newsweek will report on Friday.
The "Fast Money" traders discuss Carnival Corp. amid the stock's 4-percent jump following the company's claim that Zika is a non-factor.
Various tourist destinations have different patterns of recovery from terrorist attacks, explains Sojern's Stephen Taylor.
In total, 30 brands will fall under the Marriott umbrella to create the world's largest hotel chain with more than 1.1 million rooms.
Jim Cramer says the low hanging fruit for Macau stocks has been picked, but is willing to gamble on these two plays.
The luxury Trump International Hotel, Washington D.C. is ready for a 'soft' opening ahead of its official debut in late October.