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12:08 ET The Priceline Group's Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Press Release to be Available on Company's Investor Relations Website Monday, February 27

Fourth quarter 2016 financial results for The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) will be available at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET Monday, February 27...


10:57 ET Hervé Houdré Elected Chairman of Hotel Association of New York City

The Hotel Association of New York City has announced new officers for 2017-18, including the election of Hervé Houdré, General Manager at the...


10:51 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $800,000 Won in Berks County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $800,000 from the Thursday, February 23, drawing was sold at Turkey Hill, 2901 Paper...


09:59 ET Overlooked African Female Ruler Gets Her Due

Queen Njinga of Angola is one of the most powerful and brave figures in African history. Her story is often overlooked in history books, but she...


09:00 ET Vail Resorts Announces Renewal Of Whistler Blackcomb Master Development Agreements

Agreements with the Province of British Columbia and Squamish and Lil'wat Nations Ensures Long-Term Certainty for Whistler Blackcomb Today...


09:00 ET Historical figures from China's Past to Be the Stars At flashmob Events In Shaanxi

Two "time travel"-themed flashmob events organized by the Shaanxi Tourism Administration will be held in Xi'an on February 25-26, 2017, with one to...


09:00 ET Helicopter Tour Returns: Huangling Turns into a Golden Field of Seasonal Wonder as Spring Arrives

Visitors to the exquisite Chinese countryside village of Huangling in Wuyuan County, Jiangxi Province are in for an extra-special treat this year...


08:45 ET Finger Lakes Winery Invests in New Winemaking Equipment

When the Missick family purchased Bellangelo Winery in 2011, they purchased an existing, operational winery, but in many ways, had to start from...


08:00 ET Luxury, Lifestyle Cannabis Brand Toast™ Debuts First Mobile Cannabis Lounge In Downtown Aspen

Toast™, a luxury, lifestyle Cannabis brand that provides a sophisticated consumer experience, today unveiled its first Mobile Cannabis Lounge event...


08:00 ET The top excursion for Punta Cana visitors with the longest zip lines in the Caribbean and the only chairlift in the Dominican Republic

After just one year of successful operation, the brand new La Hacienda Park is now TripAdvisor's top-ranked attraction in the Bávaro-Punta Cana...


08:00 ET La Hacienda Park es la excursión favorita de los visitantes a Punta Cana y ofrece con los zip lines más largos de la región del Caribe y el único telesilla en la República Dominicana

Tras solo un año de exitosas operaciones, La Hacienda Park se ha convertido en la atracción número uno de TripAdvisor en la...


06:00 ET Towne Park: Record Growth in 2017; Florida Markets Shining

Towne Park announced today that it expects record performance in 2017, driven largely by organic growth of its leading hospitality services...


06:00 ET Dine, Cook and Cheers with Food Network Stars During Celebrity Chef Week at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto

Guests at Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto can dine, sip and savor culinary delights alongside Food Network stars Penny Davidi, Melissa...


00:59 ET Japan kann mit 24,04 Millionen Besuchern für 2016 Rekordhoch für das dritte Jahr in Folge und deutlich erhöhten 2,4-fachen Zuwachs über einen Zeitraum von drei Jahren verzeichnen

- Zielvorgabe von 40 Millionen Touristen im Vorfeld der Olympischen und Paralympischen Spiele in Tokio 2020 rückt in greifbare Nähe - - Über...


00:55 ET Japón recibe 24,04 millones de visitas en 2016, consiguiendo su cifra record por tercer año consecutivo

- Japón recibe 24,04 millones de visitas en 2016, consiguiendo su cifra record por tercer año consecutivo y un crecimiento destacado de 2,4 veces...


00:40 ET Le Japon accueille 24,04 millions de visiteurs d'entrée en 2016, établissant un record pour la troisième année consécutive ; une forte progression qui voit le nombre de visiteurs multipliés par 2,4 sur trois ans

- Réaliser l'objectif d'accueillir 40 millions de visiteurs d'entrée dans la perspective des Jeux olympiques et paralympiques de Tokyo 2020 - -...


00:00 ET La última tecnología para conductores es 'muy importante' para 1 de cada 3 personas en 17 países [estudio de GfK]

La investigadora global independiente GfK publicó los resultados en que se muestran qué características de los vehículos, a partir de una lista...


00:00 ET A mais moderna tecnologia voltada para o motorista é "muito importante" para 1 em cada 3 pessoas em 17 países (estudo da GfK)

A pesquisadora global independente, GfK, liberou algumas descobertas, mostrando quais características de veículos, a partir de uma determinada...


Feb 23, 2017, 20:31 ET Wanda Vista Istanbul Marks Wanda Hotels & Resorts' First Step toward Global Expansion

Wanda Hotels & Resorts has become the first Chinese hotel management company to export its luxury hotel brands overseas, following an agreement...


Feb 23, 2017, 20:30 ET Nova HRC Completes Renovation of Marriott Visalia

Nova Hotel Renovation & Construction (Nova HRC), a leader in hotel renovation and construction, announced the completion of the Visalia...


Feb 23, 2017, 19:13 ET J&P Cycles Iowa Rally: Bigger, Bolder and Host to 2017 National Garage Build-Off Competition

J&P Cycles' Anamosa, Iowa location becomes the largest motorcycle aftermarket store in the world during the weekend of June 24-25, 2017, and...


Feb 23, 2017, 18:34 ET Konami Launches Nevada's First Primary Skill-based Game to Market

Konami Gaming, Inc. announced the world premiere of its Frogger: Get Hoppin' skill-based casino game inside MGM Grand's LEVEL UP entertainment...


Feb 23, 2017, 18:09 ET Going To Spring Training In The Palm Beaches? Catch Some Culture!

Palm Beach County is now the Spring Training home of four major league baseball teams, and the county is bursting with cultural activities for...


Feb 23, 2017, 16:45 ET Summit Hotel Properties Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results

- Net Income of $87.4 million for 2016; - Adjusted FFO climbs 14.0 percent to $1.41 per share for 2016; - Annual Pro...


Feb 23, 2017, 16:30 ET Atari® Announces RollerCoaster Tycoon® Touch™ Available Now On iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

Atari®, one of the world's most recognized publishers and producers of interactive entertainment, today announced that RollerCoaster Tycoon®...