But within a year from a sharp devaluation in early 2002 the country returned to economic growth- something that Greece must now crave, with its economy shrinking by more than 25 percent since 2009.. On Tuesday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel ruled out new negotiations with Greece until after it votes on a bailout proposal by creditors. That left Athens...» Read More
Frits Van Paasschen, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide president & CEO, explains the hotel's mobile, keyless check-in and the company's plans for returning cash to shareholders.
Christopher Nassetta, Hilton Worldwide president & CEO, discusses the launch of the hotel's Curio brand and efforts to pay down debt.
As Dairy Queen opens its first location in Manhattan, we put it up against a big-city favorite for a blind taste test.
At The Cosmopolitan, poolside revelers can get bottle-service via drone. What could go wrong?
The prototype for the Empire State Building will turn into a hotel and luxury apartments next year.
The oceanfront resort made famous in "Some Like it Hot" has sold in a deal that values its rooms in excess of $1 million each.
McDonald's said it plans to return $18 billion to $20 billion to shareholders between 2014 and 2016 through a combination of dividends and share repurchases.
Discussing if big U.S. hotel chains will attempt to domicile overseas to avoid paying U.S. taxes, with Patrick Scholes, SunTrust.
Check-in is only the start of hotel spending. Guests are paying more for cocktails, massages and other extras.
For those with a private jet at their beck and call, some destinations are more popular than others.
A lawsuit seeks to find the person who posted a negative review including the claim "the owner smokes weed," The Oregonian reports.
Dorchester Collection hotels in California face more protests over their owner's ties to severe Islamic law penalties in Brunei.
McDonald's shareholders approved an advisory measure on exec pay at the chain, where CEO Don Thompson took home compensation of $9.5 million in 2013.
After a court battle, the peer-to-peer home rental company has agreed to comply with a subpoena but, at least initially, in an anonymous way.
Wayne Goldberg, La Quinta CEO, discusses the lodging company's outlook and plans for growth and expansion.
A new luxury hotel has opened in the California desert with 244 guest rooms and suites.
Europe's AC Hotels are coming to the United States in hopes of luring the millennial business traveler.
Discussing the real estate market in the United States and around the world, with Ritz-Carlton President Herve Humler. He says some of the hottest markets outside the U.S. are Asia, China and North Africa.
The recession finally appears to be in the rear-view mirror for American travelers, many of whom will even indulge in upgrades, according to new industry reports.
Paul James, global brand leader for luxury at Starwood Hotels Group, discusses the growth of high-end, premium travel brands and says the group is expanding fast and incorporating new technologies.