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CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the update on millions of Americans taking to the skies for holiday travel and whether airlines will still be making a profit.
Despite continuing economic troubles, more Americans are planning to travel this holiday season. The following top 10 busiest cities are those that have the highest percentage of flights during the holidays.
Wall Street continues to be important for New York City but growing other businesses and tourism is on Mayor Bloomberg's agenda, says Bob Steel, New York City deputy mayor for economic development, who weighs in on the cyclical growth activity in Wall Street firms; with Stephen Ross, The Related Companies
Mari Pangestu, Minister for tourism and creative economy for Indonesia, says the Government plans to upgrade airports, access roads to tourism destinations and also develop Special Economic Zones.
If you have interest in eating pancakes with a president, sushi with a mayor, or a footbath with a government minister, this may be the time to make a trip to Iceland.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details from the DOT travel report.
In what could end up being a honeymoon from hell if someone's not paying attention to details, a cruise on the 72-foot-long Sea Dragon will embark next May on a two month tour hunting for trash.
With the play-offs for the Rugby World Cup in full swing, CNBC speaks to Rob Fyfe, CEO, Air New Zealand about how the carrier is benefiting.
Weighing in on how Lego Land plans to build jobs and boost tourism in California, with Adrian Jones, Legoland general manager.
"The summer [hotel demand] has been extremely strong, September is going strong, as far as we can see, October is going well as well," Denis Hennequin, Accor Hotels CEO, told CNBC.
A Chinese tycoon plans to buy a vast tract of Icelandic land for a $100 million tourism project which critics fear could give Beijing a strategic foothold in the North Atlantic, the FT reports.
The opportunities for amusement parks after the Summer and insight on whether the economy is impacting revenue growth, with James Reid-Anderson, Six Flags Entertainment chairman/president/CEO, who shares his business strategy.
Jonathan Galaviz, Chief Economist at Galaviz & Company LLC, and Cesar Purisima, Finance Secretary of the Philippines talk about the gaming sector in the current economic climate.
A breakdown of is company's earnings and the outlook for vacation rentals, with Brian Sharples, HomeAway co-founder/CEO.
Making money on China's tourism boom, with Christopher Nassetta, Hilton Hotels president/CEO.
Businesses in Hawaii, New Hampshire, and Vermont can rest easy knowing their workers enjoy the best quality of life. Not so for Delaware, Louisiana, and Alabama, which ranked last this year.
As temperatures heat up, summer travel will heat up too. So we decided it was time to go through our stock screener and find the hot performers in the travel industry.
Is the Greek debt crisis causing some tourist to change their travel plans, with Pavlos Yeroulanos, Greek tourism minister, and CNBC'sMichelle Caruso-Cabrera.
It’s much better to use a credit card overseas than rely on cash or travelers checks for a number of reasons—most notably the fact that Visa and MasterCard provide some of the best exchange rates possible—the question becomes, what are the best credit card companies for foreign travel?
The Memorial Day weekend is the start of an important time for Celebrity Cruises — vacation season, Chief Executive Dan Hanrahan told CNBC Friday.