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22 May, 2017, 11:43 ET Jeffery Oliveri Named Vice President Of Food And Beverage For Live! Casino & Hotel

Live! Casino & Hotel today announced that culinary industry veteran JEFFERY OLIVERI has been appointed Vice President of Food and...


22 May, 2017, 11:32 ET Five Military Veterans Can Win Free Travel Franchise

Since 2012 Dream Vacations A CruiseOne Company has given 25 military veterans the dream business opportunity of owning a travel agency franchise,...


22 May, 2017, 11:30 ET Southwest Introduces "Destination" Series - Continuing Celebration And Support Of Artists On The Rise

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) today launched Destination: Red Rocks, the first of its new "Destination" music series. The program...


22 May, 2017, 11:01 ET Hotel 50 Bowery Opens In The Heart Of Chinatown

The highly anticipated debut of Hotel 50 Bowery—the first Joie de Vivre property in New York—opens today in Manhattan's Chinatown neighborhood. The...


22 May, 2017, 10:00 ET ISM® Reports Economic Growth to Continue Throughout 2017

Manufacturing Growth Continues in 2017; Revenue to Increase 4.4%; Capital Expenditure to Increase 5.2%; Capacity Utilization Currently at 82.5%;...


22 May, 2017, 09:57 ET Air Hamburg Becomes Launch Customer for Embraer Legacy 650E

Embraer announced today that Germany-based charter operator Air Hamburg is the launch customer for the new Legacy 650E. Air Hamburg will expand its...


22 May, 2017, 09:21 ET Carnival Corporation Rated Among America's 100 Best Corporate Citizens

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, has been named one of the top 100 Best...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion and GE Aviation launch joint engine study for AS2 supersonic powerplant

(EBACE) -- After two years of preliminary study, Aerion Corporation and GE Aviation have launched a formal process to define and evaluate a final...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion and GE Aviation launch joint engine study for AS2 supersonic powerplant

(EBACE) -- After two years of preliminary study, Aerion Corporation and GE Aviation have launched a formal process to define and evaluate a final...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion и GE Aviation инициируют совместное исследование в области сверхзвукового двигателя AS2

(EBACE) -- По результатам двухлетнего предварительного изучения Aerion Corporation и GE Aviation приступили к официальному процессу...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion et GE Aviation lancent une étude commune de moteur pour le groupe motopropulseur supersonique AS2

GENÈVE, 22 mai 2017 /PRNewswire/-- (EBACE) -- Après deux années d'études préliminaires, Aerion Corporation et GE Aviation ont lancé un processus...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion und GE Aviation starten gemeinsame Triebwerksstudie für AS2-Überschallantrieb

(EBACE) -- Nach zweijähriger Vorstudie haben die Aerion Corporation und GE Aviation einen formalen Prozess zur Definition und Evaluation der...


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Aerion y GE Aviation presentan un estudio en colaboración para el motor supersónico del AS2

(EBACE) -- Después de dos años de estudios preliminares, Aerion Corporation y GE Aviation han presentado un proceso formal para definir y...


22 May, 2017, 09:04 ET Motel 6 Announces The Top Six Quirkiest Summer Festivals Of 2017

From coast to coast, America is home to some of the most original and entertaining summer festivals founded by local communities celebrating their...


22 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Build Your Own Mini Bar in the West

Marriott inspires guests to liven up their stay with the Build Your Own Mini Bar in the West Package at 28 hotels across California, Colorado,...


22 May, 2017, 08:45 ET Australia's Reputation as a Working Holiday Destination on the Mend After Backpacker Tax Controversy

Australia's reputation as a must-see destination for working holiday makers, aka "backpackers," appears to be back on track according to internal...


22 May, 2017, 08:00 ET UATP Expands Its Network To Include Turkish Airlines As An Issuer

UATP announced today the addition of Star Alliance member, Turkish Airlines, as their newest Issuer to the corporate travel payment network. In...


22 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Volunteers Across The Country Honored By Cabot creamery Co-Operative For Work In Local Communities

Cabot Creamery Co-operative, the New England and New York farm-family owned dairy cooperative, is honoring 60 altruistic individuals for their...


22 May, 2017, 08:00 ET GameCo, Inc. Launches Video Game Gambling Machines (VGM™) at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut

GameCo, Inc., creator of the world's first skill-based, video game gambling machines (VGM™), announced today that it recently deployed six video...


22 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Alaska Airlines and Finnair announce frequent flyer partnership

Alaska Airlines and Finnair are teaming up to give members of their frequent flyer programs the opportunity to earn miles/points on each other as...


22 May, 2017, 08:00 ET Icelandair Becomes First Airline to Bring High-Speed Connectivity and Internet Streaming to Transatlantic Flights with ViaSat's In-flight Internet System

Icelandair, in operation since 1937, has a long history of bridging North America and mainland Europe through Iceland. Today, the Airline announced...


22 May, 2017, 06:02 ET TCEB boasts 'MICE Lane' -- A Facilitation and Ease of Doing Business for MICE Travellers in Thailand

The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization) or TCEB introduces 'MICE Lane' to provide ease of doing business for MICE...


22 May, 2017, 05:19 ET Meituan-Dianping Cements Its Market Leading Position in the Travel and Leisure Industry with the Official Launch of Meituan Travel

Meituan-Dianping, China's largest service-focused e-commerce platform, has announced the official launch of Meituan Travel, a new travel and...


22 May, 2017, 04:00 ET Connected Aircraft: Embraer Jets To Fly With Honeywell's JetWave System For High-Speed Wi-Fi

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has been selected by Embraer to upgrade its Lineage 1000E Executive Jets with the company's JetWaveTM satellite...


22 May, 2017, 02:30 ET ATP's Breakthrough Aircraft Centricity™ Service Consolidates Applicable Maintenance-Related Info With Single Tail Number Search

EBACE -- Aircraft Technical Publishers (ATP) — the trusted partner of aviation manufacturers, operators and maintenance providers — today announced...