Business Travel


  • TripAdvisor CEO: Focused on growth, not earnings  Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 9:45 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber speaks to Steve Kaufer, TripAdvisor president & CEO, about the evolution of the travel and bookings business. Kaufer also discusses quarterly earnings expectations.

  • FlightCar launches service at three more airports Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    Peer-to-peer car-sharing service FlightCar will grow its service to three more airports in Dallas, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C.

  • Shoes, spas and lounges—secret airport savings Saturday, 8 Nov 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Airplanes are on view from an Observation Gallery at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

    If you know where to look, some airports offer free shoe shines, public gardens, spa deals and time-saving bargains.

  • Changes are coming to JetBlue's fee structure Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:46 PM ET

    Robin Hayes has heard investors' calls for JetBlue to increase its ancillary revenues, but he needs to be careful not to damage JetBlue's image.

  • Nov 6- Online travel operator Orbitz Worldwide Inc reported a 14.6 percent jump in quarterly revenue, helped by rising leisure and business travel in North America. The company, which operates travel booking websites under Orbitz and CheapTickets brands, said revenue increased to $253.1 million in the third quarter ended Sept. 30 from $220.9 million a year...

  • Hackers want your hotel loyalty points, too Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 1:17 PM ET

    Travel loyalty programs may look like soft targets to hackers, who can empty out points and convert them to cash or swag.

  • Attention travelers: New tips to save on trips Monday, 3 Nov 2014 | 6:30 PM ET

    As a new year looms, travel experts are offering some tips that might help road warriors save time and money.

  • Expedia CEO: Trivago bringing more clicks  Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia CEO, shares his outlook on Trivago. We are going to invest more behind it, says Khosrowshahi.

  • Modern luggage: Bulletproof and zapping bedbugs Saturday, 25 Oct 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    Here's a round-up of new suitcases and travel gear that offer the option to morph and fold, stop bullets, kill bedbugs and massage your feet.

  • NYC tourism, travel unfazed by Ebola worries Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 5:02 PM ET

    Hotel, restaurants and museum officials said they did not expect tourists to stay away from New York City after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola.

  • *Gulf airlines using Italy as base for expansion. Italy is Europe's fourth largest travel market, one of the world's top tourist destinations and its thriving fashion and leather industry underpin demand for business travel. That is taking passengers away from Germany's Lufthansa, British Airways and Air France-KLM in Europe, and Delta Air Lines and American...

  • As virus spreads, insurers exclude Ebola from new policies Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 12:31 PM ET

    As a result, new policies and renewals will become costlier for companies opting to insure business travel to West Africa or to cover the risk of losses from quarantine shutdowns at home, industry officials told Reuters. "What underwriters are doing at the moment is they're generally providing quotes either excluding or including Ebola- and it's much more...

  • Dallas Love Field reopens to an airfare war Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 3:56 PM ET

    A federal amendment expired, paving the way for Dallas Love Field to offer flights again and setting the stage for an airfare war.

  • How to save, and even cash in, on airport parking Saturday, 18 Oct 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    A little research can uncover deep discounts, freebies and even options to get paid for leaving your car while on vacation.

  • Buying an airline for 88 cents Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 10:52 PM ET

    Airline Virgin Australia has coughed up a whopping one Australian dollar to buy the 40 percent of Tiger Australia it didn't already own.

  • What's crushing airline stocks?  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 6:47 AM ET
    The tail sections of American Airlines aircraft and a US Airways aircraft at the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.

    Former AMR CEO Bob Crandall, discusses how falling crude prices, a troubled global economy and fear about Ebola is impacting the airline industry.

  • The one thing guarding you from a bedbug apocalypse Saturday, 11 Oct 2014 | 9:31 AM ET

    Bedbugs have not gone away, they've just found new places to hide. But the answer to the problem might be closer than you think.

  • The Padre Hotel in Bakersfield, Calif., is among the hotels benefiting from the rise in business travel spending, especially in the oil and agriculture industries.

    Prices are going up for business travelers and, at least for now, they're willing to spend, according to a new report.

  • Hilton Worldwide Holdings announced on Monday the sale of the storied Waldorf Astoria to Chinese company Anbang Insurance Group for $1.95 billion.

  • Could Ebola fears keep foreign tourists away? Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:36 PM ET
    Tourists pass a shirt vendor on 59th Street in New York.

    International tourism to the United States was up 9 percent in the first half of this year. Could Ebola fears reverse that trend in the coming months?