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Lebanon’s tourism hopes new PM will save summer season

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon’s ailing economy is expected to receive a badly needed “positive shock” if newly appointed Prime Minister-designate Tamam Salam brings about a balanced Cabinet that abo

Crackdown on separatists in Coast region does not affect tourism

NAIROBI, Kenya – The recent crackdown on the separatist Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) in Coast region does not seem to have adversely affected the hotel industry.

Africa in need of hotel investments

Competing to win a share in global tourist market, Africa is looking at best strategies to attract more investors in hotel industry during the forthcoming Africa Hotels Investment Forum (AHIF) which w

Hoteliers bet on booming Africa

New research out this week from Lagos-based W Hospitality Group reveals that the hotel industry is betting big on a boom in Africa over the coming years.

Travel advisories: relevance in today’s times

(eTN) - The recent announcement made by the USA, the UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand advising tourists to take caution when traveling to crowded places in India during the festival season, drew

CHI Hotels names James Farrow to top sales position

CHI Hotels & Resorts (CHI) announced the appointment of hotel industry specialist, James Farrow, as Senior Vice President of Sales across its portfolio of managed hotels under the Corinthia, Wyndham,

Italian hotel industry planning street march against new tax

ITALY (eTN) - The Board of Directors of Federalberghi-Confturismo met today in Rome in an extraordinary session and decided an immediate protest declaring a state of agitation against the introduction

Improving energy efficiency in the hotel industry

Measuring energy consumption, the carbon footprint, and providing sustainable investment possibilities are the key components of an E-toolkit, which could have a path-breaking impact on the tourism se

Hawaii hotel industry continues to recover

HONOLULU - A local travel industry consulting firm says Hawaii's hotel industry continues on the path to recovery.

Loews CEO Tisch: US did a “good job of killing” hotel...

Jim Tisch, the leader of Loews Corp., said the U.S.

Recession weighs down on hotel property values. Are we out of...

Since the economic downturn, there’s no doubt that hotel values have dropped, and in some cases, plummeted in the past year.

Another ghastly week for hotel industry

Last week was another ghastly one for the hotel industry, researchers said Thursday, with occupancy and revenue again down substantially compared with a year earlier.

Michael Jackson’s death is a huge blow to London’s travel industry

Did you buy tickets or a travel package for Michael Jackson’s comeback concerts starting next month in London?

Medical tourism is good therapy for the hotel industry

Over the past decade, Asia has been the preferred destination for many people seeking less expensive but high-quality medical treatments.

Hyatt CEO says outlook for hotel industry murky

NEW YORK - As consumer spending withers and corporations cut business travel, the economic outlook for the hotel industry is murky at best, said the chief executive of Global Hyatt Corp in an intervie

Staff retention critical to success of Mid East hotel industry

Employee recruitment and retention are one of the major issues facing the Middle East hotel industry with only 10% of staff expected to look for career opportunities within their current property, says a report by Catererglobal.com - one of the world's top hospitality recruitment websites.