A “tourism blacklist” the Chinese government set up last year to name and shame misbehaving travelers does not seem to have had an impact, the NYT reports.
Over the next two weekends, about 150,000 visitors will hit Desert Trip and spend nearly half a billion dollars once the final curtain falls.
Sterling has recovered slightly from its flash crash when it plunged 6 percent against the dollar. Who will benefit if the pound stays low?
The tourism and leisure business can get volatile, but Hilton Worldwide's CEO thinks the legacy hotel chain has the right strategy.
Size matters but success in the hotel business requires quality as well, says Hilton Worldwide's Christopher Nassetta.
Hilton Worldwide CEO Christopher Nassetta talks about old and new competitors, including the merged Marriott-Starwood group and disruptor Airbnb.
New investments and a shift to the mass market will help Macau’s gaming industry, said casino tycoon Lui Che Woo.
The Asia region is also embracing the idea of home-sharing like the rest of the world, says Airbnb's Chip Conley.
Hotels and home-sharing platform Airbnb can co-exist because they provide different options, says Chip Conley, head of global hospitality and strategy at Airbnb.
Stephen Furlong, airline equity analyst at Davy Stockbrokers, and John Strickland, director of JLS Consulting, discuss EasyJet and the airline sector.
PARIS, Oct 4- France's tourism sector on Tuesday urged French authorities to set up a special police force in Paris to fight crime targeting tourists as safety fears curb the number of visitors to the French capital. Foreign tourist arrivals to France could fall 4-5 percent this year following Islamic militant attacks and repeated robberies against Asian...
Winter is coming and you are invited to visit Syria. That seems to be the latest message from the Syrian Ministry of Tourism in a "Game of Thrones" inspired video.
Marriott International Asia Pacific's Craig Smith talks about the Golden Week holidays, tourism in China and Marriott's Starwood acquisition.
The World Travel and Tourism Council says governments are spending hundreds of billions of dollars on tourism this year.
BEIJING, Sept 30- Millions of Chinese tourists are packing their bags for distant and not-too distant shores for the National Day holiday, with early indicators pointing to a slump in bookings for neighbouring Taiwan and Hong Kong. It is also a peak season for retailers outside China looking to lift their top line. Singapore is luring Chinese shoppers with...
Republican candidate Trump's company conducted business in Cuba in the late 1990s, violating the trade embargo, Newsweek will report on Friday.
*UK summer bookings up 5 pct. LONDON, Sept 28- Holiday company TUI Group lifted its profit forecast for the year due to demand from British holidaymakers and gave a more positive outlook than smaller rival Thomas Cook, which has been hit by a higher Turkish exposure. Turkey's popularity as a holiday destination has plunged following an attack on tourists in...
LONDON, Sept 28- TUI Group, Europe's largest tour operator, said it expected 2015/ 16 core profit to rise by between 12 and 13 percent, upgrading an earlier forecast for growth of at least 10 percent, after strong demand from British holidaymakers. TUI said on Wednesday that it would deliver underlying profit growth of between 12 and 13 percent at constant currency...
Antoine Lesne, head of SPDR ETF strategy at State Street Global Advisors, talks about Thomas Cook, consumers and the travel industry.
Various tourist destinations have different patterns of recovery from terrorist attacks, explains Sojern's Stephen Taylor.