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  1. China's Fosun Raises Offer For Club MedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Airwise

    Chinese billionaire Guo Guangchang sweetened his bid for struggling Club Mediterranee at the last minute on Friday, trumping a EUR24-a-share offer from Italian tycoon Andrea Bonomi. The new EUR24.60 offer, made a few hours before Friday's 18:00 deadline, valued the tour operator at EUR939 million .


  2. Travel Weekly honors Hawaii and Richard Kelley of OutriggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Travel Weekly magazine recently honored Dr. Richard R. Kelley , chairman emeritus of Outrigger Enterprises Inc., with its Lifetime Achievement Award. Kelley was presented with the award on Tuesday night at Travel Weekly's annual Readers' Choice Gala Awards Dinner at the Plaza Hotel in New York City.


  3. TripAdvisor critics remain beyond Scottish courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    THE owners of a Highland guest house have lost an appeal in their legal fight to obtain details of review writers from an internet travel site as they seek to sue the authors. THE owners of a Highland guest house have lost an appeal in their legal fight to obtain details of review writers from an internet travel site as they seek to sue the authors.


  4. Big lease: Disney expands downtown Seattle footprint by 40 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    A new lease by the Walt Disney Co. in downtown Seattle is further proof that tech and media companies are at home in high-rise office buildings.


  5. Carnival's (CCL) CEO Arnold Donald on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Welcome to the Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Call. During the presentation, all participants will be in a listen-only mode.


  6. Listeria Outbreak Linked to Caramel Apples, Attorney Fred Pritzker Investigating IllnessesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    PritzkerOlsen, P.A., one of America's most experienced food safety law firms headquartered in Minnesota, is investigating the Listeria outbreak linked to caramel apples that so far has sickened 28 people in 10 states including four Minnesotans, two of whom have already died. According to firm president Fred Pritzker , at this stage of the investigation, it is absolutely essential to know the chain of distribution for this product.


  7. Starwood earns top marks in 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI).Read the original story

    Yesterday | 4 Hoteliers

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced it has received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index , a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBT workplace equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation. Starwood has received a perfect score on the Corporate Equality Index over the past nine years and joins the ranks of 364 major U.S. businesses which also earned top marks this year.


  8. Fed move spurs 'Santa Claus rally' as US stocks gainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | West Australian

    US stocks went from famine to feast this week, starting out fearful of crashing oil prices and finishing it smiling at a "Santa Claus rally." The turnaround came Wednesday, the first of three buoyant sessions that by week's end left the S&P 500 in positive territory for December.


  9. Listeria In Caramel Apples Kills At Least 4; Cases In 10 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Federal health officials say at least four people have died and more than two dozen have gotten sick from eating pre-packaged caramel apples contaminated with listeria. The food-borne bacteria can cause serious infections, especially in older adults, pregnant women and people with weakened immune systems.


  10. Driftwood Hospitality Acquires Two Properties In Springfield, ILRead the original story

    Friday | Hotel Interactive

    Driftwood Hospitality Management today announced the acquisition of its first two properties in Central Illinois, the 288-room Crowne Plaza Springfield and the 140-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Springfield. The company's fourth and fifth properties in Illinois, the acquisitions come on the heels of Driftwood's recent rebranding and multi-million dollar renovation of the new dual-branded Hampton Inn and Homewood Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile and the renovation of the Courtyard in Wood Dale Illinois.


  11. A $27 Million Condo With CrystalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    A $27 million condo at the Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York includes 14-foot ceilings, views of Central Park and a modern Baccarat chandelier. The apartment, a four-bedroom, 4A1 2-bath, full-floor condo on the 47th floor of the Baccarat Hotel & Residences New York, will have 4,557 square feet and 14-foot ceilings.


  12. French Chef All-Stars Plan to Retaliate Against 'Anglo-Saxon' Culinary ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Grub Street

    The government of France, it seems, is worried that "the Anglo-Saxons" are conspiring to "dethrone" them as masters of the culinary world. So now, in true superhero narrative form, the Foreign Ministry has launched a "gastrono-diplomacy" that proposes easing immigration laws so foreigners can stage under its chefs.


  13. San Antonio hospitality industry's charitable giving approaches $6 million markRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    San Antonio's hospitality industry released a new report which pegged stakeholders' charitable contributions to area organizations and programs at $5.7 million.


  14. Luxury Door Buster DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

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  15. Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun Resort Wins 2014 TripAdvisor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    Unlimited Vacation Club by AMResorts today announced its Secrets Maroma Beach Riviera Cancun ranked among the Top Five All-Inclusive Resorts In The World in the 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards. This honor is based on consumer reviews on TripAdvisor, the world's largest online travel community.


  16. Questions and answers about traveling to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Wave

    A boy jumps into the water at the Malecon in Havana. While President Barack Obama announced on Dec. 17 plans to restore diplomatic ties with the Caribbean island nation, it doesn't mean globe-trotting American tourists can hop on a plane to Havana anytime soon.


  17. Carnival Corp. reports higher full-year profits, orders new shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    The Doral-based company announced the order from ship builder Fincantieri on the same day it released fourth-quarter and full-year earnings for fiscal 2014. Carnival reported $1.2 billion in profits on revenues of $15.9 billion for the year that ended Nov. 30. That's up $1.1 billion in net income and $15.5 billion in revenues last year.


  18. Opinion: Opportunities and challenges in CubaRead the original story

    Friday | Hotels

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  19. How Crowdsourcing Is Democratizing The World Of FinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Benzinga

    He coined the term in a 2006 article for Crowdsourcing exists in countless shapes and sizes, most notably in places like the restaurant industry with Yelp Inc , and the travel sector with the likes of Tripadvisor Inc . But what about finance? Shouldn't people have the same amount of resources to manage their money as they do for food and travel? Benzinga finds the most innovative companies in the financial technology space through its annual Fintech Awards .


  20. UPDATE 2-Carnival says Cuba could offer "tremendous opportunity"Read the original story

    Friday | Reuters

    Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, said Cuba would present "a tremendous opportunity" if the United States ended its economic embargo on the Caribbean nation. The United States and Cuba said on Wednesday they would restore diplomatic ties, the biggest step towards normalizing business relations since Washington severed them five decades ago.