Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:00:49 GMT By Mike Faulk Yakima
Herald-Republic YAKIMA, Wash. — Yakima has finally revoked the
business licenses of six Asian massage parlors involved in an
undercover police investigation earlier this month. The
investigation netted charges against six individuals for practicing
medicine without a li...
In a bid to eradicate illegal hotels from operating in
Penang, local councils will be taking action against these
unlicensed businesses beginning tomorrow. State local government
committee chairman Chow Kon Yeow (pic) said there were a total of
194 unlicensed hotels in the state, with 168 located on the island
and the rest on the mainland....
In anticipation of the fall travel season, the concierge
country club travel agency of Global Vacation Ventures is sharing
some tips that are sure to make a fall getaway an even more
enjoyable experience. (PRWeb September 30, 2014) Read the full
PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - Mauritius hotels group Lux Island
Resorts reported a full-year pretax profit jump of 127 percent to
329.79 million rupees ($10.55 million) due to higher visitor
numbers. Tourism is a key source of hard currency for the Indian
Ocean island nation known for its luxury spas and beaches. The
island has increasingly turned to Chinese tourists to make up for a
decline in ...
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MGM Resorts International (MGM) may reduce its debt by the
most in five years when a convertible bond issued in 2010 matures
in April. The 4.25 percent, $1.45 billion bond will convert into
MGM stock at a price of $18.58 a share, Chief Financial Officer Dan
D’Arrigo said in an interview yesterday.
Air travel across the U.S. hasn't been the same since last
Friday, when a suicidal 36-year-old man set fire to and destroyed
critical air traffic control equipment inside a Chicago area
control center. There are fewer cancellations and delays at
Chicago's airports, but it's still enough to significantly disrupt
air travel. Jeff Pegues reports.
By Alwyn Scott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. aviation
safety agency's top official said on Monday he ordered a review of
all U.S. air traffic control contingency plans and security
policies following a fire on Friday that crippled air travel over
much of the U.S. Midwest. Speaking at an industry conference,
Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta said
the agency will not ...
Air travel through Chicago and around the country was still
impacted Monday, three days after the suicide attempt that sparked
a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control
center in the western Chicago suburb of Aurora.
On September 23, Richard Branson announced on his blog that
the 170 employees of Virgin Management, the company that manages
his family’s investments, are able to take vacations for any length
of time, ...
SANTA CLARITA, Calif., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/
-- Regal Princess guests will have the opportunity to connect
with their fellow cruisers with the debut of Princess@Sea
Messenger, a free mobile messenger feature offering guests an easy
way to share updates and make plans during their cruise vacation.
It debuts on Regal Princess in November and will be rolled out to
all cruise ships in the ...
Resorts of Ontario ( http://www.resortsofontario.com ),
Ontario’s foremost association of resorts, inns and lodges, will be
holding a familiarization or FAM tour for Ontario meeting and
company event planners in October to showcase seven Ontario resorts
and inns that cater to corporate group events such as conventions,
conferences, meetings, seminars and retreats. (PRWeb September 29,
Ever wonder how travel may change in 10 years. Skyscanner, a
U.K. based travel search engine, thinks it has some answers --and
it's spectacular. The company has just released their latest report
titled The Future of Travel 2024 . In it, they envision supersonic
aircraft that will allow passengers to get from London to Sydney in
just two hours—a journey that currently involves multiple
Its confusing, as a fat person, to hear about how I,
personally, have ruined air travel as if there was a time when
there were no fat people and everyone passionately loved flying I
dont want to intimidate anyone here, but I recently flew first
class on an aeroplane. Yes, I know. Youre impressed. I know. No, I
am neither a venture capitalist nor a sultan. Yes, I paid for the
upgrade myself. No ...
The FAA's top official says he has asked for a review of all
U.S. air traffic control contingency plans and security policies,
following a fire on Friday that crippled air travel over much of
the Midwestern U.S.
The Southern Tagalog Region, specifically in the province of
Batangas, will not become a famous tourist destination without its
fair share of many beautiful beaches. Showcasing natural landscapes
common in the tropic, beach resorts in Batangas are some of the
places that tourists will surely love and have a good time with.
Acuatico Beach Resort in Laiya […] (Visited 268 times, 280 visits
Robyn Webb, has written 17 cookbooks, sold nearly a million,
travelled the world... and wrote this first of its
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Confidence -- Learn Where to Stay Without Getting Overwhelmed,
Ripped-Off or Scammed! (Eggplant Press, Amazon, $2.99 USD). This is
award-winning author Robyn Webb's very personal guide to a
side of Paris rarely experienced ...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/
-- MSC Cruises, one of the fastest growing cruise lines in the
world, announced today that it has launched Inclusive Experiences,
a new pricing structure in which guests choose an "experience"
based on their own personal preferences and amenities desired while
cruising. Valued at up to $700+ per person, guests have the option
of selecting from ...
SHANGHAI, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jin Jiang
International Hotels officially announced the opening of its newest
property, Yin Run Jin Jiang Resort Anji, located in Anji county in
northwestern Zhejiang province, eastern China. The hotel will be
Jin Jiang's first theme park hotel and is part of and situated
opposite the new Hello Kitty-themed amusement park. Anji, also
known as the Bamboo ...
Today, in advance of World Space Week, global travel search
site Skyscanner released the third and final part of their Future
of Travel 2024 report, predicting that the heights of the Earth’s
orbit and the depths of the world’s oceans will become vacation
destinations over the next decade.
PARIS, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Global Resorts, one of the
twobidders targeting holidays group Club Mediterranee,has asked its
independent directors for updated financialinformation based on the
company's Sept. 4 third quarterresults, according to a letter seen
by Reuters. Global Resorts is the takeover vehicle of Italian
tycoonAndrea Bonomi, whose offer for Club Med was trumped on Sept.
12by Gaillon ...
OSAKA - An increasing number of hotels and railway companies
in the Kansai region are becoming more hospitable to overseas
Muslim tourists who strictly follow Islamic law by offering
appropriately prepared meals, facilities for prayer and language
services. Behind the move are hopes that tourists from Southeast
Asia will further increase, as the central government eases their
visa requirements ...
The judges ordered Columbus, Ohio, officials to withhold such
details as names, addresses and phone numbers, even though similar
information for taxi drivers and others who are licensed to carry
passengers is subject to public scrutiny, according to the
Workers at big hotels in this city will now receive one of
the highest minimum wages in the country, after the Los Angeles
City Council voted on Wednesday, September 24 to impose a higher
minimum wage of at least $15.37 an hour.