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Dec 05, 2016, 12:02 ET Southwest Airlines Is Honored as a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced today it has been recognized as a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality" after receiving a rating of...


Dec 05, 2016, 11:27 ET Cruisers Can Move Up and Get More with Holland America Line's 'View & Verandah' Promotion

Holland America Line's annual "View & Verandah" promotion is back, and this season travelers who book select 2017 and 2018 cruises and Alaska...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:51 ET Wyndham Worldwide Achieves Perfect Score on Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index for Sixth Time

Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE:WYN) has been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign as one of the "Best Places to Work for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:51 ET RoomRoomBooking Helps Travelers Get Great Deals on Great Rooms With Its Unique Hotel Reservation Marketplace

RoomRoomBooking (http://roomroombooking.com/) is creating a new kind of marketplace for selling and buying hotel reservations – just in time for...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:17 ET Deer Jet gana el premio al Líder Internacional de Vuelos Privados

Por segundo año consecutivo, Deer Jet ha obtenido el título de Líder Internacional de Vuelos Chárter Privados (World's Leading Private Jet...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:15 ET Fujita Kanko Will Open New Authentic Japanese Restaurant in Taipei

On December 9th, leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko Inc. will open "Kourin," a new Japanese restaurant in Taipei, Taiwan. It will be...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:04 ET Oceans Edge Key West Hotel & Marina Debuts in December 2016

Oceans Edge Key West Hotel & Marina arrives in Stock Island Key West this month as the first full service, luxury hotel accommodation built on...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:00 ET NMI® at 57.2%; November Non-Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; Business Activity Index at 61.7%; New Orders Index at 57.0%; Employment Index at 58.2%

Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in November for the 82nd consecutive month, say the nation's purchasing and supply...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:59 ET Wyndham Vacation Rentals Announces Strategic Partnership with Home Stay Specialist Veeve

Wyndham Vacation Rentals has entered into a strategic partnership with Unique Ventures (trading as Veeve) through an undisclosed investment....


Dec 05, 2016, 09:57 ET Brabant krijgt grootste elektrische busvloot van Europa

Regio Eindhoven - Helmond op weg naar emissievrij openbaar vervoer Het openbaar vervoer in Eindhoven en Helmond wordt vanaf 11 december...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:56 ET Les municipalités hollandaises accueillent la plus vaste flotte de bus électriques d'Europe

Les régions de Eindhoven et Helmond visent un transport en commun zéro émission Les 43 bus desservant les municipalités hollandaises de...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:55 ET Europas größte Flotte von Elektrobussen für den öffentlichen Personennahverkehr in holländischen Städten

Die Region Eindhoven und Helmond bewegt sich auf einen öffentlichen Personennahverkehr (ÖPNV) ohne Schadstoffausstoß zu Alle 43 Busse des...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:53 ET Europe's Largest Electric Public Bus Fleet in Dutch Cities

Eindhoven and Helmond region head towards zero-emission public transport All 43 public buses in the Dutch cities of Eindhoven and Helmond will...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:48 ET Hainan Airlines startet Nonstop-Verbindung zwischen Peking und Las Vegas

Die neue Strecke sorgt für größere Auswahl für Passagiere, die zwischen Asien und Nordamerika reisen Der Jungfernflug auf der neuen...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:45 ET Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Dedicates 1941 Ford Island Aerological Tower and Unveils Plans for Library and Archive Development

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor held a dedication ceremony Sunday to mark the completion of a $650,000 restoration of the historic Aerological...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:41 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $325,000 Won in Lancaster County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $325,000 from the Sunday, December 4, drawing was sold at Wawa, 602 S. Reading Road,...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:31 ET Grand Opening Of Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort & Spa Set To Debut In January 2017 After $40 Million Renovation

Debuting January 2017, Hilton Marco Island Beach Resort & Spa will welcome returning and new guests to its 310 sophisticated and...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:28 ET $1 Million PA Lottery Powerball Prize Won in Philadelphia

One winning Powerball® ticket worth $1 million from the Saturday, December 3, drawing was sold at Sunoco A Plus, 1560 Cottman Ave.,...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:10 ET Marriott International Announces Results Of Early Tenders And Consents In Exchange Offers

Marriott International, Inc. ("Marriott") (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that, as of 5:00 p.m. New York City time, on Friday, December 2, 2016 (the...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:09 ET Chengdus MICE-Branche hebt ab

Die von der Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development (BMCTD) gemeinsam mit der China Convention/Exhibition/Event Society (CCEES)...


Dec 05, 2016, 09:00 ET LiftMaster® Provides Peace-Of-Mind For Traveling Homeowners

Each holiday season, millions of travelers journey 50 miles or more to visit friends and family or take vacations. In fact, last year, AAA...


Dec 05, 2016, 08:50 ET "For Love of Country, Pass it On!" - Gala at Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Honored Pearl Harbor and World War II Survivors and Veterans

Saturday, December 3 - "Remember Pearl Harbor," once a call to arms, tonight served as a reminder of resilience, hope and a commitment to peace and...


Dec 05, 2016, 08:40 ET Elon, NC University Employee Wins a Vacation on Ocracoke Island

In May, a Burlington, NC couple, Joe and Rebekah Davis, were delighted when notified they had won a week on Ocracoke Island, the southernmost...


Dec 05, 2016, 08:17 ET Deer Jet gana el premio World´s Leading Private Jet

Se trata de la primera compañía de reactores privados de Asia en ganar por segundo año consecutivo en los World Travel Awards Por segundo año...


Dec 05, 2016, 08:00 ET Marriott International Redefines The High-End Hospitality Landscape, Doubling Its Luxury Footprint Across Eight Distinct Brands

From International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM) Cannes, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that the company continues to...