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42 min ago | The Otago Daily Times

Great escape game coming to resort

Queenstown is branded the adventure capital of the world, but the resort's latest attraction will keep tourists confined to a single room.

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Related Topix: TripAdvisor

4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

S&P 500 Movers: TRIP, PLL

Our mission at Market News Video is to produce and distribute quality online videos about the stock markets and publicly traded companies.

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Related Topix: Scientific Instruments, Pall, Environmental, TripAdvisor, Financial Markets

8 hrs ago | Skift

U.S. Travel and Tourism Industry Provided 7.6 Million Jobs in 2013

The travel and tourism industry consists of an extremely broad range of businesses and services, and there was broad yet modest employment gains across many of its sectors.

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13 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

7 ways to play the revenue management game in online travel

EyeforTravel 7-9 Fashion Street London, E1 6PX United Kingdom Tollfree: 1 800 814 3459 Phone: +44 207 375 7500 Fax: +44 207 375 7511 Visit Website Much has changed in the field of RM and today executives need much broader skills to be able to compete.

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Related Topix: Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Science / Technology, Internet, Marketing

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Motley Fool

5 Things Expedia's Management Wants You to Know

Given its strong results, let's go over Expedia s latest earnings conference call and highlight a few important takeaways for investors.

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Related Topix: VirtualTourist, Expedia, Priceline, TripAdvisor

RecordNET

Travel troubleshooter: My infant daughter doesn't have a ticket - who's responsible?

Question: Earlier this year, I booked tickets through Expedia.com for myself and my infant daughter to fly from Johannesburg, South Africa, to Billings, Mont., on British Airways.

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Related Topix: Expedia, World News, South Africa, Travel, South Africa Travel, Billings, MT, Africa Travel, Johannesburg, South Africa Travel

WNYC-AM New York

08-27-2014- Marketplace- American Airlines Ditches Orbitz

Snapchat has been allocated an impressive valuation...which appears to bear little or no relation to the valuation it had when it was last valued several months ago.

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Related Topix: Orbitz

Business Journal

John Malone's Liberty Interactive completes spinoff of TripAdvisor stake

That stock will continue to trade under a separate ticker symbol, at least for now.

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Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Liberty Media (Interactive), Newton, MA, Retail, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, Expedia

Milford Mercury

The Quek Family from Singapore enjoying afternoon tea July 2014 (by...

WHEN it comes to online reviews some businesses love them, some hate them, but there's no doubting that they can be a useful tool when it comes to attracting new business.

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Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Ice cream shop voted No. 3 nationally

When the phone calls started coming in from places like California and New Hampshire, Diane and Monty Null, owners of the Super Scoop ice cream shop in Treasure Island, were caught off guard.

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Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Treasure Island, FL, TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Englewood, FL

TheStreet.com

Why Orbitz Worldwide (OWW) Stock Is Falling Today

American Airlines pulled its fares from the service after the two companies failed to reach an agreement, according to Market Watch .

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Related Topix: Orbitz, Financial Markets

Examiner.com

Carnival Live Concert Series to present Styx, Chicago, Foreigner and more

Talk about rocking the boat! Carnival Cruise Lines has announced the Carnival Live Concert Series that'll give passengers a chance to see big name acts like Styx, Chicago, Lady Antebellum and REO Speedwagon perform in concert aboard ship.

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Related Topix: Carnival Cruise, Travel, Bahamas Travel, Caribbean Travel

Hospitality Net

Thomas Mangas has been appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Starwood Hotels Resorts Worldwide, Inc. in Stamford - NY, USA

Thomas Mangas has been appointed Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer at Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. in Stamford - NY, USA Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that Thomas B. Mangas has been named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, effective September 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Hotels, Starwood Hotel and Resorts Worldwide, Stamford, NY, Construction, Armstrong World Industries

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hotels

Tony and Jason Potter

Welcome back to hotelsmag.com! Under the new ownership with Marketing & Technology Group, we have re-launched our website to bring you the latest news, analysis and industry insights.

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Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Jude Medical has been notified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that issues cited in the Plano, Texas, facility's warning letter have been addres... )--Contact Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP if you purchased shares of Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. pursuant to the Company's January 23, 2014, initial public offering.

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Related Topix: Industrial Machines, United Rentals, Leasing, Hotels, Starwood Hotel and Resorts Worldwide, Food and Drug Administration, Mortgage, Personal Finance

LongIsland.com

American Airlines Pulls Fares from Orbitz and Other Travel Sites Just As Labor Day Travel Begins

If you're planning to book a flight on American Airlines or US Airways at one of the major online travel sites, don't be surprised if ... "American Airlines has notified Orbitz Worldwide that as of today, its flights will not be available on Orbitz sites.

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USA Today

A sneak peek at the year's hottest new cruise ship

PAPENBURG, Germany -- What will it be like on Royal Caribbean's soon-to-debut Quantum of the Seas? Our new photo tour in the carousel above offers a sneak peek at the much-ballyhooed vessel, which still is A sneak peek at the year's hottest new cruise ship PAPENBURG, Germany -- What will it be like on Royal Caribbean's soon-to-debut Quantum of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Royal Caribbean Cruises, Cruise Lines, Royal Caribbean International

Business Journal

US Airways, American Airlines dumping fares from Orbitz websites

American Airlines stopped posting its fares on Orbitz immediately and US Airways will remove its fares Sept.

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Related Topix: Orbitz

USA Today

7 U.S. companies keep shrinking tax bills

The race is on among U.S. companies to find the best ways to cut their tax bills.

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Related Topix: TripAdvisor, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, VirtualTourist, Retail, PETsMART, Pets

AmericanBankingNews.com

Expedia Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

Shares of Expedia have earned a consensus recommendation of "Buy" from the twenty-five ratings firms that are covering the stock, Analyst Ratings News reports .

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