HONOLULU— Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell has vetoed a bill that would have expanded the city's ban on sitting and lying down on sidewalks. Caldwell has been a champion of the city's sit-lie bans, which began in Waikiki after complaints from the tourism industry and local residents and expanded to include Chinatown and other commercial areas.» Read More
Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of VaynerMedia, says the travel sector needs to embrace social media as the industry changes.
Barbara Muckermann, CEO of Yonderbound, discusses the company, which gives users a platform where they can share their travel experiences with others.
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How is the Spanish recovery helping the major hotel chains? Federico Gonzalez Tejera, CEO of NH Hotel Group, says there are many benefits, including level of activity and better pricing.
Discussing tech disruption, Federico González Tejera, CEO of NH Hotel Group, talks to CNBC about how it's incorporating technology into its hotel business, to benefit customers.
Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, says he thinks a U.K. referendum on European Union membership could be politically risky, and wants Britain to remain in the union.
Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, says that all efforts should be made to avoid a "Grexit."
Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, says that the tourism sector is a big source of European employment, while the value of the euro and cost of oil are important drivers too.
Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, says he has complete faith in the European Commission and expects them to carry out a "credible", serious investigation.
Has the travel and tourism sector been too slow in adapting to new technologies? Julie Meyer, CEO of Ariadne Capital, explains why she doesn't think this is the case.
The slowdown in China's economy and a stronger local currency is hurting Singapore's tourism sector, says Euben Paracuelles, executive director and Southeast Asia economist at Nomura.
Last week, the Singapore government announced a global campaign to increase tourism numbers. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more.
James Tien, Liberal Party Member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong, discusses the government's decision to scrap the issuing of multiple entry Hong Kong visas to Shenzhen citizens.
Florida Governor Rick Scott, says Florida shows a lot of opportunity for port usage.
China's booming travel sector is driving growth for many online players. In this episode of "Managing Asia", CNBC speaks to the boss of mainland's biggest travel website, Ctrip.com.
Adrian Littlewood, CEO of Auckland International Airport, says the rise of the middle class in Asian countries like China represents an "exciting proposition" for the airport.
CNBC's Matthew Taylor is in New Zealand's Queenstown where bungee jumping first began. He speaks to Andy Brinsley, director of AJ Hackett Bungy NZ, about the history of the extreme activity.
Sir David M C Michels, chairman at Michels & Taylor and London & Capital, talks about launching a new hotel fund.
China announced new rules to establish a "blacklist" of tourists who behave inappropriately abroad. USA Today reports.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer looks at what Carnival Cruise Lines is bouncing back from. The stock is up nearly 30 percent over the past year.