Asia's economies may have been dragged by a slowdown in China, but they'll still power most of the world's growth, the IMF said Tuesday.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald, as his company becomes the first U.S. cruise ship to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the first U.S. cruise ship is preparing to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Iran about the country's push to diversify its economy away oil and towards tourism and exports.
Tension is building between the U.S. and Iran over the U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow the seizure of $2 billion in Iranian assets, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC examines the growth potential of the tourism and hospitality industry in Sri Lanka, which hosted 1.8 million tourists in 2015.
A unit of China's HNA Group agrees to buy Carlson Hotels for an undisclosed amount.
Ajit Gunewardene, deputy chairman of John Keells Holdings, says tourists from India and China into Sri Lanka have been a boon for the island's economy.
Helima Croft, CNBC Contributor and Managing Director of Global Head of Commodity Strategy at RBC Capital Markets, and Jean-Francois Seznec, Atlantic Council Senior Fellow and Georgetown University professor, discuss Saudi Arabia's economic reform plans to diversify away from oil.
Bjorn Kjos, CEO of Norwegian Air Shuttle, talks about the airline industry and says his company is not competing with low-cost Ryanair and EasyJet.
CNBC takes a look at the top European cities for a great party.
Tourists now want personal relationships with locals when travelling, says The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels CEO, Clement Kwok.
International events like Art Basel and Hong Kong Sevens are tourist attractions the city needs, says The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels CEO Clement Kwok.
A lot of focus has been placed on how virtual reality (VR) technology will transform the gaming industry, but it has many real-world uses.
Sweden has created a national phone line allowing anyone in the world to call and chat to a random Swedish resident.
Pierfrancesco Vago, executive chairman of MSC Cruises, discusses the plans for the company's four new LNG-powered cruise ships.
Geoffrey Yu, ultra high net worth investment strategist at UBS, comments on what MSC Cruises' decision to buy four new ships means for the economy.
The global cruise industry still has significant potential for growth, the chief executive of one of the world's largest cruise ship companies said.
"The most important thing for us to succeed at is the loyalty program," Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson tells CNBC.
The terrorist attacks in Brussels that killed 32 people last week are set to knock international visitor numbers across Europe in the months ahead.