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In a conference call discussing first quarter earnings on April 27, Hilton Worldwide CEO Christopher Nassetta not only beamed about the success of Hilton’s direct booking war efforts against the online travel agencies, but he also took a few stabs at the upcoming Marriott-Starwood merger.

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Some of the biggest challenges in the convention industry could potentially be less challenging if more conference organizers started incorporating Airbnb into their room blocks.

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April 21, 2016 - The South African

SA Ranked the Third Most Dangerous Country In The World - by Exra Claymore

The Rand Daily Mail reports that according to an index by Numbeo, one of the world’s largest databases of user-contributed data focusing on cities and countries; corruption and bribery are South Africa’s two major crime problems.

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A higher percentage of affluent U.S. travelers have cancelled international trips since the Paris terror attacks in November than less well off groups, while a greater percentage of middle income travelers changed their travel plans.

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A higher percentage of affluent U.S. travelers have cancelled international trips since the Paris terror attacks in November than less well off groups, while a greater percentage of middle income travelers changed their travel plans.

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