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  1. London midday: FTSE pulls back from record highs ahead of US jobs dataRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Live Charts

    UK stocks were lower on Friday morning but trading within a narrow range with investors cautious ahead of the all-important US non-farm jobs report. Markets were also trading near never-before-seen heights, giving participants an extra reason to tread lightly in London.

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  2. The deceptive nature of amateur reviews | By Larry MogelonskyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.

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  3. B&B owners urged to participate in competition probe of review sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Travelution

    Hotels and holidays is one of three sectors where the government's business watchdog is to focus on, in addition to home repairs, maintenance and improvement; and beauty and grooming products. The Competition and Markets Authority instigated the consultation last month, saying it was is aware of "potential concerns about how trustworthy and impartial some of the information provided to consumers in [online] reviews and endorsements can be."

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  4. Ilan Elkaim has been promoted Associate Director - Acquisitions Development, Brazil at Starwood Hotels Resorts Worldwide in Sao Paulo, BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    ESSEC Business School Paris Avenue Bernard Hirsch, BP 105 Cergy Pontoise Cedex, 95021 France Phone: + 33 1 3443 3173 Fax: + 33 1 3443 3001 Visit Website Ilan Elkaim ESSEC IMHI 2008 has been promoted to Associate Director - Acquisitions & Development for Starwood Hotels & Resorts. He now leads Starwood's development efforts in Brazil.

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  5. Statewide non-discrimination ordinance filedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    On the 179th anniversary of Texas Independence Day, Senator JosA RodrA guez filed Senate Bill 856, a bill that would prohibit discrimination in the areas of employment, public accommodation, housing, and state contracting based upon sexual orientation, or gender identity or expression. The bill was joint-authored by Senators John Whitmire , Rodney Ellis , Kirk Watson , and Sylvia Garcia .

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  6. Apple's secret lab gives companies access to the Apple WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    While we are all just drooling over some leaked tits and bits about the upcoming Apple Watch, some lucky companies have been given early access to the much awaited smartwatch. However, this is being done as a top secret mission which has been taking place inside a secret lab cut off from the outside world.

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  7. Manchester to Cairo, pop-up foodie evenings, and 'Britain From The Air': Travel agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies From 3 June, Emirates will fly daily from Dubai to Bali, opening up the prospect of one-stop services from Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow as well as Heathrow.

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  8. London open: Stocks pause ahead of non-farm payrolls with FTSE at record highRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Live Charts

    UK stocks declined on Friday in spite of some upbeat economic data from Germany, as markets paused at record highs ahead of some key labour-market data in the States later on. The FTSE 100 was down 0.09% at 6,955 early on, pulling back from Thursday's all-time closing high of 6,961.14.

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  9. TTE 2015: Traveldoo claims double digit UK growth with 'TMC-friendly' approachRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Travelution

    French travel and expense management technology specialist Traveldoo is pursuing aggressive growth targets in the UK, with what it claims is its TMC friendly approach. The Expedia-owned systems supplier has been targeting the UK for the last two years, having set up a dedicated office under former Travelport and Amadeus senior executive Julian Mills.

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  10. Cyanogen teams with Qualcomm, Thunderbird lives, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Red Hat Magazine

    In this week's edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look at Cyanogen partnering with Qualcomm, Thunderbird's resurrection, GitLab buying Gitorius, and more! Earlier this year, Cyanogen , broke up with handset maker OnePlus. While many believed that this was a blow to Cyanogen OS, its parent recovered quite nicely by inking a deal with chip maker Qualcomm .

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  11. ITB 2015: 'Instant booking doesn't make us an OTA' says TripAdvisorRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Travelution

    TripAdvisor has denied acting as an online travel agent by allowing mobile customers to book hotels on its site. Travel reviews site TripAdvisor introduced a hotel booking option for mobile users in the US last year and has started taking mobile bookings in the UK.

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  12. Post-Stay Survey Management 101 - " Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    The majority of hotels have been using some form of guest survey for years, but recently a shift has been happening in the way that hotels collect feedback. Early adopters of guest surveys have realized the need to replace long, complicated surveys with shorter, more personalized direct surveys.

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Business Wire

    )--Consumer-rights law firm Hagens Berman is representing California consumers in a class-action lawsuit filed against Lumber Liquidators Inc. for allegedly selling formaldeh... )--ExpediaA Media Solutions, la divisiA3n de publicidad del Grupo Expedia, ha anunciado a los ganadores de los EMEA Partner Awards 2014 en ITB BerlA n, la principal feria comerc... )--Discover Financial Services today released the results of its company-run stress test conducted in accordance with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform a... )--Pacific Drilling S.A. ha annunciato in data odierna che i suoi rendiconti finanziari per l'esercizio conclusosi il ... (more)

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  14. Larry MogelonskyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Hotels

    Come join our community! Welcome to www.hotelsmag.com, the online home of HOTELS Magazine. This is a membership-based community of global hotel industry professionals and we hope that you'll join us.

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  15. Apple's Secret Lab Lets Facebook Fine-Tune Apps Before the Watch's DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    In a lab shut off from communication with the outside world and where visitors can't bring in a pad of paper, let alone a phone, Apple Inc. has given some companies special early access to Apple Watch. Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Facebook Inc., United Continental Holdings Inc. and others have spent weeks at Apple's headquarters in Cupertino, California, working hands-on with the smartwatch to test and fine-tune applications that will debut alongside the device next month, according to people familiar with the process, who asked not to be identified because of non-disclosure agreements.

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  16. Privy Council's travel expenses comparable to CCJ's - BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    CONCERN over the greater cost associated with Jamaicans travelling to England for cases at the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council compared to travelling to Trinidad for Caribbean Court of Justice trials may be misplaced, according to prices stated by international travel site Expedia.com. A comparison of some of the various travel costs entailed in travelling to the two locations shows that there is not necessarily much difference between the two, with London actually cost a costing less -- even if the traveller stays in a higher-rated hotel.

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  17. Celebrate Earth Day on Two Wheels at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Guests and local residents are invited to celebrate Earth Day with a guided bicycle ride along the Coastal Trail on Wednesday, April 22. The two and half hour ride begins at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. Led by The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay's recreation team, the ride is $50 per person. The Coastal Trail runs parallel to the Pacific Ocean and offers sweeping views of the surf and Northern California coast.

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  18. The $200k stuff-up that's got Adelaide talking ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    INVESTORS have enjoyed huge gains in the past three months, but they should not expect the share price party to continue. THE NSW election is just around the corner and it could be a catalyst for change for the rest of the country.

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  19. The World Next Week: March 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CFR.org

    India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Sri Lanka; the UN reviews its mission in Libya; and the fiftieth anniversary of the arrival of U.S. combat troops is marked in Vietnam. Terms of Use: I understand that I may access this audio and/or video file solely for my personal use.

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  20. Soon Men In Vans Will Be Rounding Up The BloggersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | A Good Beer Blog

    Publicans are being urged to share their views on the use of online review websites like TripAdvisor as part of a government backed probe on the impact of the sites. The Competition and Markets Authority - the government's business watchdog - has launched a consultation on the sites as a result of concerns regarding their trustworthiness and impartiality.

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