LONDON, Oct 8- European equities fell on Wednesday, with a benchmark index slipping to its lowest in nearly two months, as investors moved out of shares around the world in the face of discouraging signals about the global economy. Growing concern over the spread of Ebola outside Africa also hurt sentiment. In the latest evidence of economic malaise, China's...
SYDNEY, Sept 1- Australia's flagship airline, Qantas Airways Ltd, is making a mint helping other companies keep their customers- even as it struggles to retain the loyalty of its own. Rival carrier Virgin Australia Holdings announced on Friday it was offloading a stake in its loyalty plan.
BOSTON, Aug 4- Activist hedge fund Marcato Capital Management said on Monday that it has hired Houlihan Lokey as a financial advisor as it seeks to persuade InterContinental Hotels Group to consider selling itself.
Marcato Capital Management has hired a bank to tout a purchase of InterContinental Hotels Group for a tax inversion, the Journal reports.
Intercontinental Hotels' board rejected a merger offer in May, Sky News reports.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
European shares closed slightly higher on Tuesday, as the U.K.'s FTSE Index rose after being closed for a public holiday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Europe's AC Hotels are coming to the United States in hopes of luring the millennial business traveler.
The recession finally appears to be in the rear-view mirror for American travelers, many of whom will even indulge in upgrades, according to new industry reports.
European markets closed lower in trade on Friday, despite a better-than-expected U.S. jobs number.
As lending options returned last year, hotel companies have ramped up construction, including Best Western, which is aiming for a more upscale market.
U.K. companies posted their best results in two years during the fourth quarter, according to The Share Centre.
Customers at 14 hotels in eight states will get free credit monitoring for a year after a data breach.
Fourteen hotels in eight states are awaiting the results of an investigation into a nine-month security breach of customer information
The luxury level hotels have been slow to offer free Internet connections, but Loews is giving up the fees in hopes of luring more guests.
Richard Solomons, CEO of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHS), discusses his strategy, after the company sold most of the buildings it owned.
Kirk Kinsell, president of IHG Americas, tells CNBC's Simon Hobbs Even Hotels are a total wellness offer; they give the opportunity to maintain dietary needs as well as get a great night's sleep.
Wedding crashers have less interest in your reception goodies than in your discounted hotel room block.