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  • Bleaching damage on Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

    The largest living structure on earth supports 64,000 jobs, according to Deloitte Access Economics.

  • *Eid normally one of busiest times of year for Doha hotels. *But Saudi, UAE, Bahrain visitors absent. DOHA, June 26- A boycott imposed by four Arab nations that accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism is squeezing the tourism sector and Doha's hotels which would normally be full in the Eid al-Fitr holiday have seen steep falls in their occupancy rates.

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, June 23- Brazilian restaurants in the United States have no beef with the U.S. government's ban on meat from Brazil because the steaks they serve are all-American. Brazil is the world's largest meat exporter but business has been marred by scandal and safety concerns and on Thursday the United States barred imports from there.

  • LOS ANGELES, June 22- The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons on Thursday vowed to cut the use of antibiotics in its chicken supply, joining other major fast-food chain operators in the battle against the rise of dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs. Restaurant Brands International Inc said it intends to switch its Burger King and Tim...

  • LOS ANGELES, June 22- The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons on Thursday vowed to cut the use of antibiotics in its chicken supply, joining other major fast-food chain operators in the battle against the rise of dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs. Restaurant Brands International Inc said it intends to switch its Burger King and Tim...

  • LOS ANGELES, June 22- The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons on Thursday vowed to cut the use of antibiotics in its chicken supply, joining other major fast-food chain operators in the battle against the rise of dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs. Restaurant Brands International Inc said it intends to switch its Burger King and Tim...

  • LOS ANGELES, June 22- The parent of Burger King and Tim Hortons on Thursday vowed to cut the use of antibiotics in its chicken supply, joining other major fast-food chain operators in the battle against the rise of dangerous antibiotic-resistant bacteria known as superbugs. Restaurant Brands International Inc said it intends to switch to chicken raised...

  • If you're using plastic to finance your getaway, you're racking up an average of $1,108 for a little rest and relaxation.

  • LOS ANGELES/ DALLAS, June 20- Tracy Moore grew impatient as she waited for a Quarter Pounder recently in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant in central Dallas. The burger, made with fresh beef and billed as hotter and juicer than the original made from a frozen patty, is part of the company's effort to serve tastier food. But after about four minutes, it was Moore...

  • STOCKHOLM, June 19- IKEA, which as well as being the No.1 furniture retailer also runs one of the world's biggest restaurant chains, aims to halve its food waste in three years to save money and reduce its environmental footprint. "Based on an average dish price of 5 euros we have avoided throwing 880,000 euros in the bin," Magnusson said of the initiative, which will...

  • Tourists sit near a cruise ship in Havana, Cuba May 15, 2017.

    President Donald Trump's tightening of travel to Cuba won't stop airlines and cruise lines from its operations, but it could slow hotel development.

  • In this aerial view blocks of the Prora building complex stretch along the beach on Ruegen Island on June 15, 2017 in Binz, Germany.

    Prora was originally commissioned by Adolf Hitler as a massive beach holiday resort complex for German workers.

  • TORONTO/ MONTREAL, June 16- Marriott International Inc's St. A third source said the Trump Organization already has agreed to a settlement that will see it walk away from its branding and management deal for the 65- story hotel and condo tower in the financial district of Canada's largest city. Trump, whose business connections were the subject of two lawsuits...

  • President Donald Trump's decision to roll back his predecessor's opening toward Cuba will spare airlines and cruise operators who have bet on a new revenue source, but the rollback could affect them by weakening demand. Trump on Friday ordered tighter restrictions on Americans traveling to Cuba and a clampdown on U.S. business dealings with the islands...

  • President Donald Trump's plan to roll back his predecessor's opening toward Cuba will spare airlines and cruise operators betting on a new revenue source but the rollback could affect them by weakening demand. Trump is expected to outline moves meant to reverse the trade-and-travel rapprochement by the Obama administration that will enrich Cuba's "...

  • President Donald Trump's plan to roll back his predecessor's opening toward Cuba will spare airlines and cruise operators betting on a new revenue source but the rollback could affect them by weakening demand. Trump is expected to outline moves meant to reverse the trade-and-travel rapprochement by the Obama administration that will enrich Cuba's "...

  • ASKED ABOUT STARWOOD HOTELS, SENIOR WHITE HOUSE OFFICIAL SAID NEW POLICY DOES NOT INTEND TO DISRUPT EXISTING BUSINESSES.

  • President Donald Trump is expected to announce plans on Friday to rollback former President Barack Obama's loosening of travel restrictions to Cuba.

    Airlines, hotel companies and cruise lines are bracing for President Donald Trump's announcement on his Cuba policy.

  • Easy money: You're renting out your home to vacationing families. Here's how to do it.

  • June 15- Marriott International Inc Chief Executive Arne Sorenson on Thursday urged the Trump administration to improve relations with post-Castro Cuba and recognize tourism as a strategic tool in the effort. President Donald Trump is expected to announce a new Cuba policy on Friday. Marriott, the world's biggest hotel operator, already has a hotel in Cuba,...