Uber is launching a pilot program intended to help the ride-hailing service’s drivers draw their pay faster, an effort that may also fend off emerging payday lenders who are targeting…

Uber is launching a pilot program intended to help the ride-hailing service’s drivers draw their pay faster, an effort that may also fend off emerging payday lenders who are targeting drivers. Uber will allow drivers to deposit their earnings from each ride into an account with GoBank, a subsidiary of the pre-paid debit card company […]

MagicEvent becomes MagicStay

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Launched in 2014, the apartment rental platform for business travelers continues to grow. After having raised funds three times for a total amount of three million euros, the start-up…

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Launched in 2014, the apartment rental platform for business travelers continues to grow. After having raised funds three times for a total amount of three million euros, the start-up has reached a new milestone in 2016 and is changing its name to MagicStay.A new name, new logo and new Internet site… the design has changed but the promise remains the same: to breathe new life into business travel. Why did we change our name?Having substantially broadened our offer to a c


While the latest version of the U.S. Senate’s bill to reauthorize and reform the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is dense with big picture reforms, one small change could affect how…

While the latest version of the U.S. Senate’s bill to reauthorize and reform the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is dense with big picture reforms, one small change could affect how U.S. families fly beginning in 2017. If the current version of the bill passes, airlines will be required to notify families if adjoining seats are […]

Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte Hotel Opens in Brazil

Hilton Garden Inn, announced today the opening of the brand's first hotel in Brazil - Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte in the city's upscale neighborhood of Cidade Jardim.

Hilton Garden Inn, announced today the opening of the brand’s first hotel in Brazil – Hilton Garden Inn Belo Horizonte in the city’s upscale neighborhood of Cidade Jardim.

Turkish tourism officials hit by plummeting Russian bookings and grim urban bombings are hoping that Madonna, Justin Bieber or Jennifer Lopez can help revive business along their sunny Mediterranean coast.…

Turkish tourism officials hit by plummeting Russian bookings and grim urban bombings are hoping that Madonna, Justin Bieber or Jennifer Lopez can help revive business along their sunny Mediterranean coast. Tourism revenue in Turkey fell 14.3 percent in the final quarter of last year and 2016 bookings point to an even more challenging year for […]

PwC takes a fresh look at today’s traveler to understand how their preferences are influencing investment priorities for the world’s leading hotel loyalty programs.

PwC takes a fresh look at today’s traveler to understand how their preferences are influencing investment priorities for the world’s leading hotel loyalty programs.

2016 Legislative Action Summit

05/17/2016 through 05/18/2016 - Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC

05/17/2016 through 05/18/2016 – Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC