Honolulu police officers cleared in shooting of 16-year-old, 500 health-care workers deployed to Hawaii, teachers union seeks safer classrooms, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

Honolulu police officers in court Civil Beat pool photo 3 Honolulu Police officers cleared in fatal shooting of 16-year-old Iremamber Sykap. Three Honolulu police officers who opened fire on a 16-year-old crime spree suspect and his crew after he ignored their orders to surrender and led them on a daredevil chase at rush hour are free of criminal charges after an Oahu District Court judge dismissed the argument that the trio committed murder and attempted murder. Star-Advertiser. Civi...
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Seabourn Venture's UK itineraries unveiledSeabourn Venture's UK itineraries unveiled

Includes Scottish and Norse Legends expedition
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EasyJet holidays marks first anniversary of travel trade launchEasyJet holidays marks first anniversary of travel trade launch

It celebrates with andpound;100 off holidays
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Tiny New Zealand airport that tells Māori love story in running for global design award

Regional hub in New Plymouth – built on land seized from Māori in 1960 – is up against the likes of New York’s LaGuardia for Unesco’s Prix Versailles A tiny regional airport in New Zealand that weaves a Māori story of love and longing into its architecture is in the running for a prestigious design award, up against international heavyweights including New York’s LaGuardia.Unesco’s Prix Versailles recognises architecture that fosters a better interaction between economy and culture, and includes...
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EasyJet holidays marks first anniversary of travel trade launch

It celebrates with andpound;100 off holidays
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Want Out Of Afghanistan? U.S. Government Will Charge $2000 For Evacuation

U.S. residents seeking to escape the Taliban will be charged up to $2,000 for evacuation. For a family of 5 U.S. citizens that runs $10,000. Continue reading Want Out Of Afghanistan? U.S. Government Will Charge $2000 For Evacuation...
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Why you should hire a digital concierge in your casino – and how to find the right one in 2021 | By Raj Singh

Casinos operate in a highly competitive world. Every guest counts. Today as we emerge from the last 18 months, every dollar counts as well.
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SOFTEST Tamagoyaki Sando Truffle Egg Sandwich!

Hands up who loves egg sandwiches? How about Japanese Tamagoyaki Egg Sandos? These perfect, deliciously soft sandwiches are filled with a soft, wobbly egg omelette and the softest white bread spread with kombu butter or mayonnaise and mustard (I added some freshly shaved truffle on top for a little flourish). If you miss Japan and these wonderful sandos, give this a go - even without the truffle it's absolutely delicious and easy to make! This tamagoyaki sando is a pushy recipe Dear Reader!
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Hyatt’s Free Leverage Program: Take Up To 15% Off Stays

I tested it at my most frequent stay property. The rate was taking 15% off of the 'Standard' rate. In this case the AAA rates and Member rates were the same - and this 'corporate rate for anyone' beat them both. In fact it was $13 better than the Member (and AAA) advance purchase rate - without advance purchase required. Continue reading Hyatt’s Free Leverage Program: Take Up To 15% Off Stays...
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UniFocus Launches ShiftGenius, An Advanced Scheduling Feature to Find Coverage and Promote Employee Schedule Flexibility

DALLAS, TX—August 19, 2021—UniFocus, the leading provider of Workforce Management Systems, today announced a powerful scheduling feature for their Labor Management and Time & Attendance partners. ShiftGenius makes managers’ lives easier, helps employees reach a better-balanced schedule for their lives, and helps employers stand out in the labor market by addressing the trend towards more flexibility. Managers can send open shifts – whether a single shift or the whole schedule – to employe...
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Oil's losing streak hits six days, benchmarks touch May lows | Reuters

Oil's losing streak hits six days, benchmarks touch May lows | Reuters Oil prices skidded on Thursday for a sixth session, hitting lows not seen since May, as investors pulled back over concerns about weakened global demand as COVID-19 cases climband on the back of a rise in the U.S. dollar.The oil market rallied throughout the first half of 2021, but has lost about 15% since early July. The recent wave of coronavirus infections worldwide has sapped global travel and threatens economic activit...
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Eurostar ramps up servicesEurostar ramps up services

Growing demand since UK travel restrictions eased
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British man jailed in Singapore for not wearing face maskBritish man jailed in Singapore for not wearing face mask

City state has some of world's toughest Covid laws
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US imposes passenger limits on inbound flights from ChinaUS imposes passenger limits on inbound flights from China

It retaliates after United Airlines penalised
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American Airlines Plans To Keep Domestic Coach Cabins Dry Until 2022

There won't be any cocktails in coach on American Airlines, at least until 2022. And you can blame the Biden administration's transportation mask mandate for that. Continue reading American Airlines Plans To Keep Domestic Coach Cabins Dry Until 2022...
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HFTP Announces 2021 Inductees to the Hospitality Technology Hall of Fame: Mark G. Haley and Raman (R.P.) Rama; Honored at HITEC Dallas Next Month

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is pleased to announce two champions of hospitality technology: Mark G. Haley, CHTP+ and Raman (R.P.) Rama, B.Com, CHA Emeritus, CHTP+, CHAE as the 2021 HFTP International Hospitality Technology Hall of Fame inductees, both recognized for their experience and leadership in promoting hospitality innovation and technology, and knowledge sharing. Haley is co-founder and partner at Prism Hospitality Consulting, LLC. Rama is president ...
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Aviation Day: How supersonic flights are making a comeback

OUT WITH THE BOOM Aviation Day is Aug. 19 and honors Orville Wright’s birthday. Today we look at NASA’s pursuit of supersonic flights without those stunning sonic booms. LOWERING THE BOOM Supersonic aircraft such as the Concorde created so much noise when breaking the sound barrier they were banned from flying over land. There has not been a supersonic commercial flight since the Concorde retired in 2003. But NASA thinks it can change that. NASA’s X-59 QueSST is shaped to reduce the sonic shockw...
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MIDEAST STOCKS Most major Gulf bourses fall on fed taper, virus fears | Reuters

MIDEAST STOCKS Most major Gulf bourses fall on fed taper, virus fears | Reuters Most major stock markets in the Gulf ended lower on Thursday amid concerns about the continuing spread of the Delta coronavirus variant and Fed tapering, while banks bolstered the Qatari index."GCC equities were affected by the US Federal Reserve's minutes publication. The release revealed diverging opinions among its members regarding various topics, however, they were all in tune regarding the necessity to st...
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Getaway Announces Company-Wide Closure, Giving All Full-Time & Part-Time Employees Paid Week Off

Wellness hospitality company plans inaugural Labor Week closure to combat burnout, offer corporate and operations team members more free time and make a statement about Americans' relationship with work. New survey shows 1 in 4 employed Americans feel they still need to be accountable at work even while off the clock.
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A Dose of Reality: Vaccinations and returning to travel

Vaccination programs are ramping up worldwide, and more people are starting to travel. A recent ‘temperature check’ among our Linkedin followers showed that around 60% are ready to take off. In the US, corporate travel demand is up to 30-35% of 2019 levels and expected to reach 66% by the end of 2022, according to a study by JPMorgan.
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Week 30: a daring - and failed - robbery on the rue Chauveau-Lagarde

100 years ago this week: Week 30Looking back 100 years into the past reveals how much some parts of Paris have changed in a century. An incident that took place near the Place de la Madeleine one warm July evening in 1921 is one such portal into the past.Push open the doors to a different world here.Daring robbery, rue Chauveau-LagardeYesterday evening, as they were closing their coal and wine [Author: Adam]
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STR: Seasonal Demand Trends Weigh Down Weekly US Hotel Occupancy

U.S. hotel occupancy and average daily rate (ADR) dipped from previous weeks, according to STR‘s latest data through August 14.
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