Travel Hotels, Restaurants and Leisure

  • Scott Svenson, co-founder of a MOD pizza company, discusses his intention to expand MOD Pizza in the U.K. amidst Brexit uncertainty.

  • CHICAGO/ LOS ANGELES, Dec 28- Restaurant chains Burger King and Tim Hortons plan to switch to chicken raised without antibiotics considered "critically important" to human medicine, their owner said on Wednesday, making it the latest company to ditch the drugs over health concerns. Restaurant Brands International Inc, which owns both chains, said it aims to make...

  • Dec 28- InterContinental Hotels Group Plc said on Wednesday it is investigating claims of a possible payment card breach at some of its hotels in the United States. A pattern of fraud on customer credit and debit cards was seen, that suggested a breach at some InterContinental properties, particularly at Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express hotels, the blog...

  • Omni Hotels mounts fight against hunger

    Joy Rothschild, Omni Hotels and Resorts, talks about Omni Hotels' fight against hunger.

  • Last-minute travel

    If you’re looking for a last-minute departure for the New Year’s Eve holiday, there’s still time! We ask Kayak President Keith Melnick for ideas on where you can plan a getaway at a good price at the last minute.

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington owned by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump reached agreements with their workers' unions that will end a series of cases alleging the hotels violated federal labor law, the Trump Organization and unions said on Wednesday. More than 500 food and beverage and housekeeping employees at the Trump International Hotel Las...

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington owned by U.S. National Labor Relations Board against the Las Vegas hotel, union spokeswoman Bethany Khan said. Eric Danziger, the chief executive of Trump Hotels, called Unite Here Local 25, the union representing workers at the hotel, which is down Pennsylvania Avenue from the White House, an "important partner" in a...

  • Dec 21- Hotels in Las Vegas and Washington D.C. owned by U.S. The four-year contracts effective Jan. 1 will provide employees of Trump International hotels in those cities with annual raises and pension and health care benefits, Trump Hotels and four unions said in a joint statement. National Labor Relations Board against the Las Vegas hotel, union spokeswoman...

  • Mass market casinos doing better: Expert

    Grant Govertsen, MD at Union Gaming Group, says the winning streak for Macau's casinos is set to continue.

  • A mascot of TripAdvisor is seen at its display at a trade fair.

    Some analysts were skeptical of its affect on TripAdvisor, suggesting the Expedia deal was expected, and not "a game changer."

  • Are smart hotels the future of travel?

    Luggage-free travel, smart hotels and augmented reality could soon be a reality, says Abhiram Chowdhry at Hotels.com.

  • The Conservatory at MGM National Harbor features extravagant, seasonal floral displays.

    Within 15 minutes of opening its doors for the first time, the MGM National Harbor was filled to capacity. Here's what's inside.

  • Gambling chips

    Japan’s parliament has just legalized casino gaming even though most Japanese oppose it. Here’s why.

  • BRASILIA, Dec 14- The Trump Organization Inc said on Wednesday it has pulled out of a hotel venture in Rio de Janeiro that is part of a criminal investigation in Brazil, with a Trump Hotels spokeswoman citing construction delays and differences in vision. "Unfortunately, the developers of the Rio de Janeiro hotel are significantly behind on the completion of the...

  • GSA: No position on Trump leader at DC hotel

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports new information from the General Services Administration about the new Trump International Hotel on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington D.C.

  • Amazon Echo

    The installation starts with suites this month, and will be completed by summer 2017.

  • GSA tells House Dems Trump must divest DC hotel

    To avoid a conflict of interest, the General Services Administration has recommended to the House Oversight Committee that President-elect Donald Trump fully divest his ownership in the Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C. . The "Squawk on the Street" crew weighs in.

  • Muslim travel market growing faster than global average

    Faeez Fadhillah, CEO of Tripfez, talks about the potential of the growing Muslim travel market.

  • Stocks to Watch: December 9, 2016

    Las Vegas Sands, Restoration Hardware, and Aflac stocks are making headlines this Friday to wrap up the trading week.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 8- President-elect Donald Trump named fast-food executive Andy Puzder to head the U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday, drawing criticism from labor advocates worried about his opposition to a higher minimum wage and government regulation of the workplace. He has bashed a new Labor Department rule aimed at extending overtime pay to more than 4...