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  1. Obama bets benefits will convince Congress to lift Cuba embargoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    President Barack Obama billed opening Cuba as a chance for trade to promote political change, and he's sending Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on a trade mission there soon. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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

    15 hrs ago | 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.

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

    16 hrs ago | 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.

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

    18 hrs ago | 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.

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

    18 hrs ago | 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.

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

    20 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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  7. Le Méridien hotel opens on South McDowell StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Charlotte Observer

    Le Méridien, a 300-room hotel, is now open uptown on South McDowell Street adjacent to the Sheraton Hotel, its operator said Friday. The hotel, formerly known as The Blake and Adam's Mark, has undergone a multimillion dollar renovation.

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  8. How to Lift Cuba Embargo: More Trade, and a Few CigarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama billed opening Cuba as a chance for trade to promote political change, and he's sending Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker on a trade mission there soon. Winning over members of Congress is key, since they're the only ones who can lift the five-decade-old economic embargo on Cuba or end the broad travel ban.

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  9. Le Meridien Debuts in Charlotte, North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    Le Meridien Charlotte is within walking distance of Charlotte's Uptown Business District, which is home to North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Discovery Place, Charlotte Aquatic Center the Charlotte Convention Center, Time Warner Arena and Bank of America Stadium , as well as corporate offices for Bank of America, Wells Fargo and BB&T. "Le Meridien is experiencing strong growth momentum in North America, nearly tripling our portfolio since Starwood first acquired the brand in 2005," said Brian Povinelli, Global Brand Leader, Le Meridien and Westin.

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  10. Le Meridien hotel opens on Poydras Street, replacing W HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Times-Picayune

    Le Meridien hotel, a Starwood-owned brand, opened after a $29 million renovation of the former W Hotel on Poyrdas St. The Parisian-inspired Le Meridien brand focuses on mid-century modern style with an artsy approach, according to Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide. The 23-story tower at 333 Poydras St. was built in 1984, and Starwood purchased the property in 1999.

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  11. Denver experiencing its best convention year everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Denver Post

    Visitors to the Colorado Convention Center walk by 'I See What You Mean," the big blue bear sculpture by Lawrence Argent, that peers into the building on Dec. 10, 2014, in Denver. The city is in the midst of a banner year for conventions, already hosting far more conventioneers this year than in 2013 - which held the previous record high - and 2008 when Denver was home to the Democractic National Convention.

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  12. Four Points Bogota and Four Points Barranquilla Open in ColombiaRead the original story

    Thursday | Hotel News Resource

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. continues its growth momentum in Latin America and strengthens its presence in Colombia with the openings of Four Points Bogota and Four Points Barranquilla. Both hotels are operated by GHL Hotels under franchise agreements.

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  13. Le Meridien Charlotte OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hotel News Resource

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the opening of Le Meridien Charlotte, following a multimillion dollar transformation. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the opening of Le Mridien Charlotte, following a multimillion dollar transformation.

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

    Thursday | Business Wire

    Ms. Saunders will serve a three-year t... )--Regulatory News: Axway publiera ses RA sultats Annuels 2014 : 25 FA vrier 2015 : CommuniquA de Presse aprA s clA ture de la bourse de Paris, 26 FA vrier 2015 : ConfA r... )--Fitch Ratings has downgraded Venezuela's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings from 'B' to 'CCC'. The issue ratings on Venezuela's senior uns... )--Favorable economic factors have resulted in significant growth of the Jewelry Market in India, which is expected to post a CAGR of 16.06 percent from 2014-2019.

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  15. Le Meridien New Orleans OpensRead the original story

    Thursday | Hotel Interactive

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today unveiled Le Meridien New Orleans, following a comprehensive $29 million transformation. The newly renovated hotel features 410 fully redesigned guestrooms, including 22 suites; three new food and beverage outlets, including a new destination restaurant; and the addition of 1,600 square feet of flexible meeting and event space.

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  16. Aloft Brand Makes Debut in DetroitRead the original story

    Thursday | Hotel Interactive

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the launch of its game-changing Aloft brand in Detroit, following the completion of an adaptive re-use project that has transformed the historic David Whitney building. Located at One Park Avenue, Aloft Detroit at The David Whitney features 136 spacious, loft-like rooms, forward-thinking design and an energetic, social atmosphere - all at an affordable price point.

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  17. Two Four Points by Sheraton Hotels Open in ColombiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hotel Business

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has expanded its footprint in Colombia with the openings of Four Points Bogota and Four Points Barranquilla. Both hotels are operated by GHL Hotels under franchise agreements.

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  18. Le M ridien Opens in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hotel Business

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has unveiled Le Mridien New Orleans following a comprehensive $29-million transformation. The hotel features 410 fully redesigned guestrooms, including 22 suites; three new food and beverage outlets, including a new destination restaurant; and the addition of 1,600 sq.

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  19. REIT Focus: First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Seeking Alpha

    First Industrial Realty Trust is a REIT that acquires, owns, manages and develops industrial properties. FR owns 638 industrial properties containing 63.6 million sq.

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  20. SASB Proposes Sustainability Accounting Standards for Service IndustriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WebCPA

    The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board has released a set of provisional sustainability accounting standards for 10 industries within the services sector. They include education, casinos and gaming, cruise lines, leisure facilities, professional services, advertising and marketing, hotels and lodging, media production and distribution, restaurants, and cable and satellite.

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