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  • Where Are Globetrotting Chinese Going?     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Jason Yap, CEO of Travelzoo Asia Pacific says that beach holidays are getting popular with the mainland Chinese.

  • Gangnam Brings Fans—and Tourism Revenue—to Korea Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 11:23 PM ET
    Korean rapper Psy (C) teaches Red Bull Racing drivers Mark Webber (L) and Sebastian Vettel (R) the Gangnam Style dance before the Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korea International Circuit on October 14, 2012 in Yeongam-gun, South Korea.

    Even as the South Korean economy struggled in 2012, there was one bright spot-K-Pop sensation Psy's "Gangnam Style" video–that helped bring a record number of tourists boosting revenues to a new high.

  • After 787 Fire, Another Dreamliner Has Fuel Leak Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 4:49 PM ET
    United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    A fuel leak forced a Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by Japan Airlines to return to the gate at Boston's Logan International Airport Tuesday, canceling its scheduled takeoff in the second mishap in as many days with the new jetliner.

  • Nerds Take Flight: Get Ready for the TravelNerd App Sunday, 30 Dec 2012 | 12:05 PM ET

    First, NerdWallet tackled the job of simplifying personal finance. Now, they're trying to take some of the aggravation out of air travel with a new venture -- TravelNerd.

  • In Mayan Doomsday, Marketers See $$$ Opportunity Friday, 14 Dec 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    As ancient doomsday predictions draw near, hotels and restaurants are launching tongue-in-cheek promotions to profit from the fiery apocalypse forecasts surrounding Dec. 21, one Mayan Calendar's end date.

  • Tourism in China Is 'Exploding': CEO     Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 | 5:20 AM ET

    David Scowsill, president and CEO of World Travel and Tourism Council, tells CNBC that most of the future tourism growth is coming out of China, 'a market which is exploding'.

  • Europe Loses Market Share in Tourism     Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 | 4:30 AM ET

    Eduardo Santander, CEO, European Travel Commission tells CNBC new travel destinations in Latin America and the Caribbean are taking tourists away from Europe

  • Is China Coming to a City Near You? Thursday, 29 Nov 2012 | 6:12 PM ET

    As more wealthy mainland China tourists flood Hong Kong looking to shop, its way of life is being challenged. The Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Michael Marshall, Senior Vice President of Commercial Operations at Minor Hotel Group talks about the company's global expansion plans, particularly in emerging markets like Russia and Sri Lanka.

  • Rebuilding the Jersey Shore After Sandy     Friday, 9 Nov 2012 | 8:42 AM ET

    Rep. Frank Pallone, (D-NJ), discusses how two major storms impacted the state's $35.5 billion tourism industry.

  • Real Cost of Crippled East Coast     Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 | 10:20 AM ET

    Thomas DiNapoli, Comptroller of New York State, discusses the economic impact of Hurricane Sandy, and the ripple effect on the markets and tourism.

  • States With the Most 'One Percenters' Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 11:12 AM ET

    CNBC.com presents a list of the 10 states with the most ultra-high net worth individuals on a per capita basis.

  • Loews CEO on Boosting US Tourism     Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 10:22 AM ET

    Jonathan Tisch, Loews Hotels chairman, discusses the need to implement visa reform to help boost tourism in the United States.

  • Top Destination States for Jobs Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012 | 10:06 AM ET

    Read ahead to see what they are, and find out what employment data, industries and companies are located there to make them top destination states.

  • Marriott Books Q3 Earnings Beat     Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    Arne Sorenson, Marriott International CEO & president, explains how demand for its high-end hotels helped the company beat third quarter estimates, and weighs in on a bullish forecast for 2013.

  • Golden Week Chaos Brings Cheer for China's Economy Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 2:14 AM ET

    The annual Golden Week holiday in China is typically marked by chaos in motorways as millions of Chinese travelers hit the holiday trail, and this year is no different. The upside? The clogged roads are hints the economy may avert a hard landing, at least for now.

  • Exit Plan – How to Retire Abroad: Thailand Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012 | 4:36 PM ET
    For many people, retirement means that there's finally time to take advantage of newfound freedom. If that definition of retirement appeals to you, an ideal destination when you leave the workforce may be Thailand.Known as “Land of Smiles,” the country has undergone significant social and economic development in the past decade. In 2011, the  upgraded the nation's income categorization from a lower-middle income economy to upper-middle income."Thailand boasts a very favorable cost of living stru

    Thinking about retiring abroad? Click to find out more about making Thailand your own retirement haven.

  • Burberry Sounds Troubling Alert on Chinese Tourism Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012 | 6:05 AM ET
    A young couple makes a purchase at a Burberry luxury store.

    Retail luxury investors are missing the biggest red alert sounded off by Burberry yesterday.

  • As Singapore Reinvents Itself, Hoteliers Reap Windfall Wednesday, 5 Sep 2012 | 10:38 PM ET

    Even as Singapore’s trade-dependent economy faces risks in the wake of a global slowdown, one sector in this Southeast Asian island state stays upbeat.

  • Flying Nonstop to Bangkok? Time for Airborne Theater Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012 | 11:02 AM ET
    United Airlines Entertainment System

    While in-flight entertainment is popular, will airline-supplied movies and TV programming disappear as more fliers bring their own entertainment?