Travel Industry This category contains releases covering all aspects of the travel sector, with a focus on industry news including market research reports, events such as industry conferences and award ceremonies, operating statistics, new partnerships, mergers, and acquisitions, and quarterly financial reports. Also included are announcements regarding revised fare and rate structures, franchise expansions, new routes and new location openings, company structure changes and contracts, and board appointments.

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Dec 01, 2016, 13:21 ET UNH Hospitality Management Program is Setting a National Pace for Students through Innovative Education

The University of New Hampshire Hospitality Management Program is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. It is the second-oldest four-year...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:16 ET Beijing lanza tours de medicina china tradicional dirigidos a audiencias internacionales

Ctrip.com ayuda a Beijing a reestablecer su imagen como destino popular para los viajeros interesados en los beneficios de la antigua terapia...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:08 ET Sundance Helicopters To Fly On New Year's Eve During Las Vegas Strip Fireworks Show

Sundance Helicopters, Inc., one of the top-rated experiential tour companies in Las Vegas, will be the only tour operator to fly over the Las Vegas...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:00 ET sbe Completes Acquisition Of Morgans Hotel Group

sbe Founder and Chief Executive Officer Sam Nazarian today announced with partners Ron Burkle and Cain Hoy Enterprises the definitive closing of...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:00 ET The Cordish Companies Submits Plan To Madrid Regional Autonomous Government To Develop Spain's First Integrated Entertainment Resort Destination

The Cordish Companies' Global Cities Madrid Live!, SA affiliate submitted plans to the Madrid Regional Autonomous Government to develop Spain's...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:56 ET DuJour Media's Jason Binn along with Gilt's Jonathan Greller and JetSmarter's Sergey Petrossov Host the Kick Off of Miami Beach's Art Basel Week Party at The Confidante

Link to Images: http://mm.gettyimages.com/mm/nicePath/gyipa_public?nav=pr490235315 Credit: Gustavo Caballero/ Getty Images Caption: DuJour Media,...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:46 ET National Geographic Announces World Legacy Awards Finalists

The 15 finalists of the National Geographic World Legacy Awards were unveiled today. The World Legacy Awards, a partnership between National...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:34 ET Marriott International Sells The St. Regis San Francisco; Retains Long-term Management Agreement

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced it has completed the sale of The St. Regis San Francisco hotel for approximately $175...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:00 ET Game On: W Hotels Worldwide Blazes Into Sin City With W Las Vegas

W Hotels Worldwide, now part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), made its much anticipated Sin City debut with today's opening of W Las Vegas....


Dec 01, 2016, 11:55 ET Localeur Doubles Team, Introduces New Advisory Board

Localeur, a community of locals who share their favorite places to eat, drink and play with millennial travelers, today announced three new hires...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:44 ET Booking.com: Esqueça casamentos ou até mesmo ter filhos, viajar é o segredo da felicidade

Seja qual for seu estilo de férias preferido, a verdade é que viajar traz muita felicidade. Uma pesquisa mundial encomendada pela...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:42 ET Altagamma Italian Experiences by IC Bellagio

Altagamma and IC Bellagio launch Altagamma Italian Experiences by IC Bellagio, programme to provide unique, behind-the-scenes experiences at some...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:31 ET Millionaire Raffle Early Bird Bonus Third Drawing Winners Sold in Wyoming, Blair and Philadelphia Counties

The Pennsylvania Lottery today announced the winning numbers for the third of six New Year's Millionaire Raffle Early Bird Bonus Drawings. Each...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:07 ET New Luxe Villa Hotel to Open in Las Catalinas Costa Rica February 2017

LAS CATALINAS, Costa Rica, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Modern travellers seeking an authentic Costa Rican experience filled with immersive...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET PMI® at 53.2%; November Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Inventories Contracting; Supplier Deliveries Slowing

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 90th consecutive month, say the nation's...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Radha Iyer Named Chief Technology Officer at Fast-Growing CommutAir, a United Express® Carrier

CommutAir named Radha Iyer as its new Chief Technology Officer, as the airline mobilizes to accommodate its planned four and a half times growth in...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:51 ET Bugaboo Launches Innovative And Elegant Line Of Travel Bags

Bugaboo, a global mobility company whose products enable people to explore and move freely through their world, announced today the launch of...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:07 ET YOTEL New York Brings Back '12 Days of Travel Surprises' With a Twist

In keeping with tradition, YOTEL New York, together with Norwegian Air, Flight 001, LugLoc and RHA, are bringing back the successful '12 Days of...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:03 ET Smithsonian Accepts Donation of Four Historic Instruments From Celebrated Musician Steve Cropper

Guitarist and BMI songwriter Steve Cropper donated three solid-body guitars and an amplifier to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American...


Dec 01, 2016, 09:03 ET Free Nights, Nicest Price®: Red Roof® Wants Travelers to Fall for a Spontaneous Getaway

Ready for a road trip? There's no better time than winter for spontaneous travel and Red Roof Inn® is encouraging travelers to take advantage of...