DUBAI, United Arab Emirates— Dubai could soon have some new roller coasters to go with its man-made islands and the world's tallest skyscraper. Newspapers in the Middle Eastern emirate reported Sunday that local property developer Meraas Holding has reached a deal with Six Flags Entertainment to build a theme park in the city's largely industrial outskirts.» Read More
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.
Frits Van Paasschen, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide president & CEO, discusses his company's better-than-expected second quarter results, reporting EPS of $0.70 versus $0.62 estimate and provides his perspective on global travel growth.
Kim Schaller, Hershey Entertainment & Resorts chief marketing officer, discusses how the candy maker expanded the company into one of the world's sweetest brands.
Jim Atchison, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment president & CEO, discusses his company's record-setting financial performance last year; the future of tourism; and the benefits of private equity, with Stephen Schwarzman, BlackStone Group chairman & CEO.
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Discussing the company's move to China; the health of the hotel industry, and the direction of the economy, with Frits Van Paasschen, Starwood Hotels & Resorts CEO.
Hotel room rates have risen in the last year but they are still down 10% from before the 2008 economic downturn, Arne Sorenson, president of Marriott International, told CNBC Thursday.