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About 1.8 million Chinese tourists visit the U.S. each year and that number is expected to rise 20 percent annually.
April 30- Hyatt Hotels Corp said it expected occupancy and room rates at its hotels to remain strong as U.S. business travel continues to grow. The owner of the Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt and Hyatt Regency chain of hotels reported a first-quarter profit above analysts' estimates, partly helped by a tight supply of rooms.
April 24- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc, owner of the Sheraton and Westin brands, reported a quarterly profit that beat analysts' estimates, helped by growth in business travel in North America.
April 24- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc's quarterly profit topped Wall Street estimates as growth in business travel in North America boosted both occupancy and room rates.
The European bond market is signaling that the continent's economy is "probably going to be OK," Starwood Capital's Barry Sternlicht tells CNBC.
There’s something big going on in travel. Jim Cramer thinks it could generate opportunity.
In the midst of an $8 billion growth spurt, Sheraton will open a record 38 newly constructed hotels in the next 12 months, including several in Iraq.
When an important social issue intersected with business in Arizona, Corporate America decided it was time to take a stand.
Sometimes companies tell you things in ways that are less than obvious. Sometimes they do this.
BANGKOK, Feb 25- Thailand announced a slump in trade figures on Tuesday with the biggest drop in imports in more than four years in January, as months of anti-government protests extended their economic toll beyond falling tourism numbers.
Ssome of Friday's midday movers:
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
District Judge Jane Boyle in Dallas found that the lawsuit, brought by consumers who claimed they paid inflated prices for their rooms, failed to adequately show that such a conspiracy existed.
BANGKOK, Feb 18- Any comfort investors in Thailand draw from what happened four years ago, when economic growth, the stock market and foreign investment all surged despite deadly unrest in Bangkok, may be sorely misplaced.
Feb 14- Hyatt Hotels Corp recorded a better-than-expected jump in quarterly revenue as growing confidence in the U.S. economy drew more business travelers and tourists to its hotels in the Americas.
*RevPAR from Asia, excluding China, falls 3 pct. An austerity drive by China's government and slow economic activity in the rest of Asia are weighing on U.S. hoteliers' results.
*RevPAR from Asia, excluding China, falls 3 pct. Feb 13- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc reported fourth-quarter revenue below Wall Street's expectations, partly due to lower occupancy and room rates in Asia, excluding China.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*RevPAR from Asia, excluding China, falls 3 pct. Feb 13- Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc reported fourth-quarter revenue below Wall Street's expectations, partly due to lower occupancy and room rates in Asia, excluding China, and forecast a weak profit for the current quarter.
Winter weather probably took a bite out of January's retail sales, while jobless claims data may also be affected.