Carnival Corp.’s Q2 booking volume nearly doubled from Q1: Travel Weekly

Carnival Corp.'s Q2 booking volume nearly doubled from Q1: Travel Weekly

Carnival Corp. cited an “extended Wave season” in reporting Q2 booking volume that nearly doubled Q1 and was the best quarterly booking volume since the beginning of the pandemic. Revenue increased by nearly 50% in the second quarter compared to the first quarter, with onboard revenue continuing to surge. Booking volume is still below 2019, … Read more

Global Travel and Hospitality Customer Engagement Growth Opportunities Report 2022 with Use Cases for Amelia – Resort World Las Vegas, Teleperformance – TP Travel, Webhelp

5 Days to Go to the 2022 Aircraft Leasing Conference (Commercial, Legal and Technical Issues) in London, United Kingdom on June 24th, 2022

DUBLIN, June 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Growth Opportunities for Global Travel and Hospitality Customer Engagement” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The report recommends that employing virtual assistants, chatbots, user communities, useful FAQs sections, and interactive voice solutions is the place to start, given that one-third of consumers (even more among millennials and … Read more

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Crown Resorts in the Firm’s Largest Investment to Date in Asia

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Crown Resorts in the Firm's Largest Investment to Date in Asia

MELBOURNE–(BUSINESSWIRE)–Blackstone (NYSE: BX) today announced that real estate funds and private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) have completed the acquisition of Crown Resorts Limited (“Crown”) in the largest transaction to date for the firm in Asia-Pacific. The transaction includes three premium resort and casino properties in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. Blackstone will work with … Read more

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights Marriott, Choice Hotels, Playa Hotels and Bally’s

For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – June 24, 2022 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Marriott International, Inc. MAR, Choice Hotels International, Inc. … Read more

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Crown Resorts in the Firm’s Largest Investment to Date in Asia

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Crown Resorts in the Firm's Largest Investment to Date in Asia

MELBOURNE, June 24, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blackstone (NYSE: BX) today announced that real estate funds and private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) have completed the acquisition of Crown Resorts Limited (“Crown”) in the largest transaction to date for the firm in Asia Pacific. The transaction includes three premium resort and casino properties in Melbourne, Perth and … Read more

AfTM 2022 to focus on medical tourism, leisure, African women travel award

AfTM 2022 to focus on medical tourism, leisure, African women travel award

The organizers of the biggest travel and tourism expo in West Africa, AKWAABA African Travel Market (AfTM), in their unusual innovative surprises, have tilted a step further to not only tap into a niche market but also to open new vista of opportunities for industry stakeholders as its 18th edition focuses on medical tourism, leisure … Read more

Taiwan WE ARE READY – The Taiwan Tourism Bureau promotes Taiwan’s 2022 multi-themed tourism Received two awards from Global Traveler

Taiwan WE ARE READY - The Taiwan Tourism Bureau promotes Taiwan's 2022 multi-themed tourism Received two awards from Global Traveler

Chishang Scenic Beauty LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) June 23, 2022 The epidemic has led people to pursue a healthier, safer and more sustainable way of leisure travel, cherishing the time spent with family and experiencing culture in a more flexible, small group and in-depth way. Taiwan’s excellent geography, cultural diversity and tolerance, convenient transportation, and … Read more