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  • CNBC update: Robot hotel Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    CNBC update: Robot hotel

    United Continental gives free miles to hackers; Iraq looks to take back Anbar Province; and a new hotel in Japan is staffed with robots.

  • Pro poker's biggest shark closes on tourney final Tuesday, 14 Jul 2015 | 1:14 PM ET
    Daniel Negreanu, World Series of Poker

    One of the biggest names in professional poker is just one day away from getting to the sport's biggest stage.

  • Gaw Capital bags prime HK hotel property Sunday, 12 Jul 2015 | 9:20 PM ET
    Gaw Capital bags prime HK hotel property

    Kenneth Gaw, President and Managing Principal of real estate private equity firm Gaw Capital Partners and YPO member, discusses the acquisition of InterContinental Hong Kong Hotel.

  • Celebrity chef heats up on Trump Thursday, 9 Jul 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Celebrity chef heats up on Trump

    A celebrity chef cancels plans to open a restaurant in Trump's Washington DC hotel following Donald Trump's controversial comments about Mexican immigrants.

  • Shark attacks? No problem for Carolina tourists Wednesday, 8 Jul 2015 | 4:02 PM ET
    People help a 68-year-old shark-bite victim on Ocracoke Island, N.C., July 1, 2015.

    Businesses in North and South Carolina aren't seeing a drop in tourists, despite the record number of shark attacks.

  • Stay in this Silicon Valley tent for $900 a month Friday, 26 Jun 2015 | 2:20 PM ET
    Tent listed on Airbnb

    There may be no better indicator of how expensive Silicon Valley has gotten.

  • Marriott: Hotel occupancy drops in South Korea Monday, 22 Jun 2015 | 7:47 PM ET
    Marriott: Hotel occupancy drops in South Korea

    Following the MERS outbreak in South Korea, hotel occupancy rates fell to 50 percent, from 70-80 percent in the same period a year earlier, says Craig Smith, president of APAC at Marriott International.

  • Hotel prices in Silicon Valley skyrocket Friday, 19 Jun 2015 | 3:55 PM ET
    Aloft Silicon Valley hotel

    A hotel room in Silicon Valley averages $327 per night, making it more expensive than a room in New York or London.

  • COMO Hotels: We offer exclusive experiences Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 9:47 PM ET
    COMO Hotels: We offer exclusive experiences

    Hans Jorg Meier, chief operating officer of COMO Hotels and Resorts, explains the type of "exclusive experience" that the hotel aims to offer.

  • L Capital Asia's Ku De Ta renamed to Ce La Vi Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 8:31 PM ET
    L Capital Asia's Ku De Ta renamed to Ce La Vi

    Ravi Thakran, chairman & managing partner of L Capital Asia, discusses the rebranding and renovation of the dining and nightlife destination at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands.

  • Carnival's new brand caters to do-good travelers Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 4:46 PM ET
    Carnival’s Adonia ship is being turned into a new brand called Fathom.

    Carnival us adding a new cruise line, one that caters to travelers with social consciences.

  • Taco Bell adds booze to the menu Thursday, 4 Jun 2015 | 8:50 AM ET
    Taco Bell's new Quesalupa

    Taco Bell says it will serve beer, wine and "mixed alcohol freezes" at a new location set to open in Chicago this summer.

  • Hard Rock plans NJ casino Wednesday, 3 Jun 2015 | 2:43 PM ET
    Hard Rock plans NJ casino

    Hard Rock and the Meadowlands racetrack are unveiling plans to develop a casino in northern New Jersey. Jim Allen, Hard Rock chairman, explains how the tax revenues from the new casino can help Atlantic City.

  • Is it time to buy the Bojangles' dip? Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 5:30 PM ET

    Regional chicken chain Bojangles' has built a loyal following, but the Street remains divided on whether the latest hot restaurant stock is a "buy."

  • Hilton Worldwide CEO: Looking at possible REIT Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 1:14 PM ET
    A pedestrian walks past a Hilton Worldwide Holdings hotel in San Francisco.

    CEO Christopher Nassetta says Hilton Worldwide is seriously considering spinning off its $13 billion in properties into a real estate investment trust.

  • The 'LeBron Effect' turns out to mean real dollars Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 11:41 AM ET
    LeBron James drives against DeMarre Carroll of the Atlanta Hawks

    As LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers gear up for 2015 NBA Finals, the team's investment in the 11-time NBA All-Star appears to be paying off.

  • Focused on quality of growth: Four Seasons CEO Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 10:51 AM ET
    Focused on quality of growth: Four Seasons CEO

    Allen Smith, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts CEO, joins CNBC's Simon Hobbs to discuss the outlook on business and expectations on service.

  • Marriott: 'Hotel occupancy still good in Macau' Monday, 25 May 2015 | 9:16 PM ET
    Marriott: 'Hotel occupancy still good in Macau'

    Simon Cooper, managing director for Asia Pacific at Marriott International, says occupancy rates in Macau are unaffected by the fall in gaming revenues hence the decision to open the 1,000-room JW Marriott.

  • Hotel outlook sunny but dark clouds loom Thursday, 21 May 2015 | 7:23 AM ET
    Hotel outlook sunny but dark clouds loom

    Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotel chairman, shares his outlook on tourism, and weighs in on the strong U.S. dollar and whether there is a hotel room glut in New York City.

  • Why Asia's first Nobu Hotel is in Manila Monday, 18 May 2015 | 7:20 PM ET
    Why Asia's first Nobu Hotel is in Manila

    CNBC's Susan Li speaks to Robert de Niro and his business partners about why they chose to open Asia's first Nobu Hotel in the Philippines.