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Oil stays near $85 a barrel, Brent set for seventh weekly gain | Reuters

Oil stays near $85 a barrel, Brent set for seventh weekly gain | Reuters Oil prices stayed near multi-year highs on Friday, erasing some earlier losses in Asian trading hours, with concerns about tight supply and stockpiles fuelling bullish sentiment.Brent crude futures rose 23 cents, or 0.3%, to $84.84 a barrel at 0933 GMT, after Thursday's three-year high of $86.10. The benchmark is set for its seventh weekly gain.U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures gained 20 cents, or 0.2%, to ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, United States, Reuters, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Reuters Oil, China India, U S West Texas Intermediate WTI, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Oil prices drop; Brent on track for first weekly dip in seven | Reuters

Oil prices drop; Brent on track for first weekly dip in seven | Reuters Oil prices fell on Friday with Brent poised for its first weekly dip in seven weeks as demand for oil products in power generation cooled off amid easing coal and gas prices, while a forecast for a mild U.S. winter also weighed on the market.Brent crude futures dropped 50 cents, or 0.6%, to $84.11 a barrel at 0645 GMT, extending a $1.21 slump in the previous session.Brent touched a three-year high of $86.10 on Thursday, bu...
Tags: Travel, United States, Brent, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Ravindra Rao, Kotak Securities


Oil dives, forecast of mild U.S. winter spurs retreat from multi-year highs | Reuters

Oil dives, forecast of mild U.S. winter spurs retreat from multi-year highs | Reuters Oil tumbled on Thursday as a forecast for a warm U.S. winter put the brakes on a rally that drove prices to a three-year high above $86 a barrel early in the session on tight supply and a global energy crunch.Winter weather in much of the United States is expected to be warmer than average, according to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released Thursday morning."The report, indicating drier a...
Tags: Travel, United States, Reuters, National Oceanic And Atmospheric Administration, Reuters Oil, U S Energy Information Administration, Cushing Oklahoma, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Bob Yawger, Mizuho Brent


Oil falls as investors take profits, but fuel switching caps losses | Reuters

Oil falls as investors take profits, but fuel switching caps losses | Reuters Oil prices fell on Thursday as some investors scooped up profits from the recent rally, though solid demand in the United States and a switch to fuel oil from coal and gas amid surging prices capped losses.Brent crude futures fell 54 cents, or 0.6%, to $85.28 a barrel by 0649 GMT,turning down from earlier gains that took the benchmark to the highest since October 2018. It rose 0.9% the previous day.U.S. West Texas In...
Tags: Travel, Opec, United States, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Satoru Yoshida, Rakuten Securities


Chipmaker GlobalFoundries targets valuation of about $25 bln in U.S. IPO | Reuters

Chipmaker GlobalFoundries targets valuation of about $25 bln in U.S. IPO | Reuters Chipmaker GlobalFoundries, owned by Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund Mubadala Investment Co, is aiming for a valuation of about $25 billion in its initial public offering in the United States.The IPO, one of the most hotly anticipated listings, is expected to cap a record year for flotations, after several big names such as Robinhood Markets Inc (HOOD.O), Coinbase Global Inc (COIN.O) and Roblox Corp (RBLX.N) ca...
Tags: Travel, United States, Abu Dhabi, Reuters, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Mubadala Investment Co, Rivian, Roblox Corp, Reuters Chipmaker GlobalFoundries, Robinhood Markets Inc HOOD O Coinbase Global Inc


Updates: Welcoming travelers to the US, poll shows PTO highly available

Last week, U.S. officials announced that fully vaccinated travelers from abroad will be free to travel to the United States beginning November 8, 2021. This announcement is great news for the Airbnb community, including Hosts who stand ready to welcome travelers from around the world. Hosting offers tremendous economic benefits, and anyone interested in Hosting can visit Airbnb.com/Host to learn more.
Tags: Travel, US, United States, Airbnb, PTO


Statement from the Global Business Travel Association

Last week, the Biden Administration announced its new travel policy that beginning November 8 foreign national air travelers can enter the United States with the requirement that they be fully vaccinated and provide proof of their vaccination status to fly to the U.S. Fully vaccinated travelers will continue to be required to show a pre-departure negative test taken within three days of travel prior to boarding. This announcement and date apply to both international air travel and travel ...
Tags: Travel, Mexico, United States, Global Business Travel Association, Biden Administration


Why EV Charging is a Must-Have Amenity for Hotel Guests and Employees | By Robert Monkman

Electric vehicles are taking over the road. More than 1 million battery powered electric vehicles have been sold in the U.S. since 2010, but they remain underserved with only 99,325 public charging ports available at 41,145 stations across the country. Very few businesses have the capability to fill this need the way hotels can. Today, every major carmaker already offers EVs or plans to introduce them and with electric cars forecasted to surge to 10% of the United States’ new car market b...
Tags: Travel, United States, Robert Monkman


Aaron Rodgers after Drew Brees' comments: Protests have never been about anthem or flag

NFL Packers American Football Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers called for solidarity and change amid protests over George Floyd's death, adding that on-field demonstrations by NFL players in recent years have "never been about an anthem or flag." Floyd, a 46-year-old ...
Tags: Travel, Instagram, Minneapolis, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Drew Brees, United States, Army, Aaron Rodgers, Saints, United States of America, Floyd, Rodgers, Rivera, Brees, NFL MVP


Donald Trump: Drew Brees 'caved under the PR pressure' by changing stance on kneeling

NFL American Football Saints United States president Donald Trump suggested Drew Brees caved "under the PR pressure" as he doubled down on his criticism of the New Orleans Saints quarterback. Earlier this month, Brees issued an apology for comments he made about kneeli...
Tags: Travel, Minneapolis, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Colin Kaepernick, Drew Brees, United States, Donald Trump, Trump, Donald J Trump, Brees, Michael Thomas, Donald Trump Jr, Malcolm Jenkins, George Floyd, 上海龙凤419论坛


The 2021 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Haunted Hotels List Announced

Historic Hotels of America® offers travelers spectacular experiences and stories to take home with them, but some offer more than the usual textbook history. The historic hotels included on the 2021 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Haunted Hotels list are locations for ghost tales of Revolutionary War soldiers, jilted lovers, unexplained footsteps, as well as friendly spectral bellhops. For believers and skeptics alike, these hair-raising tales add another unique facet to each prest...
Tags: Travel, United States, Historic Hotels of America, Historic Hotels of America Most Haunted Hotels


#Saudi energy minister dismisses calls for extra OPEC+ barrels | Reuters

Saudi energy minister dismisses calls for extra OPEC+ barrels | Reuters OPEC leader Saudi Arabia dismissed calls for speedier oil output increases on Thursday, saying its efforts with allies were enough and protecting the oil market from the wild price swings seen in natural gas and coal markets.“What we see in the oil market today is an incremental (price) increase of 29%, vis-à-vis 500% increases in (natural) gas prices, 300% increases in coal prices, 200% increases in NGLs (natural gas liqu...
Tags: Travel, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Opec, United States, Moscow, Reuters, Abdulaziz, Petroleum Exporting Countries, Reuters OPEC, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Prince Abdulaziz Bin Salman


Who plays on Thursday night football tonight? Time, TV channel, schedule for NFL Week 1

NFL Buccaneers v Cowboys Cowboys Buccaneers American Football Get excited. The 2021 NFL...
Tags: Travel, Nbc, Washington, Cowboys, NFL, Raiders, Fox, Canada, United States, Kansas, Dallas, Rob Gronkowski, Tom Brady, Dak Prescott, Nfc, Las Vegas


Wiz raises $250 mln, values Israeli cyber firm at $6 bln | Reuters

Wiz raises $250 mln, values Israeli cyber firm at $6 bln | Reuters Israeli cybersecurity startup Wiz said on Monday it had raised $250 million in a private funding round that values the company at $6 billion.Wiz, established in 2020, completed a $350 million financing round this year that had valued the cloud security platform at $1.7 billion.Wiz has 180 employees in Israel and the United States. It said its platform is used by 15% of Fortune 500 companies.The company said most of the investor...
Tags: Travel, Israel, United States, Howard Schultz, Starbucks, Reuters, Wiz, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Bernard Arnault


Jeremy Lin has perfect homecoming in Rockets' preseason win in Taiwan

NBA TAIPEI, Taiwan — It was a perfect homecoming for Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin in Taiwan. Lin, whose parents emigrated from Taiwan to the United States in the 1970s, scored 17 points and went 3-for-4 from the 3-point line to help the Rockets overcome the Indiana Pacers 107-98 in an exhibition game played before a capacity crowd of 13,686. James Harden led all Rockets scorers with 21 and had three 3-pointers. Paul George's 19 points l...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Omri Casspi, Indiana, Taiwan, United States, Nba, Rockets, Houston, Indiana Pacers, Houston Rockets, Paul George, James Harden, Taipei Taiwan, Kevin McHale, Jeremy Lin


This fun free app lets you check off the states you've visited

My daughter told me about an iOS app called Visited States Map which lets you keep track of the states you've visited in the United States. You can color-code the the states if you want to show states you've lived in, states you have only been to when making a connecting flight at the airport, and states you forswear never to set foot in. — Read the rest
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This fun free app tracks the states you've visited

My daughter told me about an iOS app called Visited States Map which lets you keep track of the states you've visited in the United States. You can color-code the the states if you want to show states you've lived in, states you have only been to when making a connecting flight at the airport, and states you forswear never to set foot in. — Read the rest
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NBA should think twice before trashing role in international hoops

NBA The globalization of the NBA — likely one of the greatest legacies during David Stern’s 30 years as NBA commissioner — took a dramatic turn Friday in Las Vegas when Indiana Pacers forward Paul George suffered a horrific broken leg in a Blue-White scrimmage at Team USA’s training camp in Las Vegas. George was one of 20 NBA players vying for a spot on Team USA that will compete at the FIBA World Cup, which begins Aug. 30 in Spain. George, a key ...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Hong Kong, Usa, London, Australia, China, Russia, Dallas Mavericks, America, Spain, Barcelona, Indiana, Beijing, United States, Italy


Oil resumes rally, U.S. reserve release seen as unlikely | Reuters

Oil resumes rally, U.S. reserve release seen as unlikely | Reuters Oil futures rebounded on Thursday, as the market deemed it unlikely that the United States would release emergency crude reserves or ban exports to ease tight supplies.Brent futures rose 87 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at $81.95 a barrel, while U.S. crude gained 87 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at $78.30 a barrel. Earlier in the day prices at both benchmarks dropped $2 a barrel.The U.S. Department of Energy said all "tools are always ...
Tags: Travel, Joe Biden, United States, Reuters, Reuters Oil, U S Department of Energy, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Oil eases as U.S. mulls strategic reserve sales | Reuters

Oil eases as U.S. mulls strategic reserve sales | Reuters Oil prices extended losses from the previous session on Thursday, as the United States said it was considering selling oil from its strategic reserves and as Russia said it was ready to stabilise the natural gas market.Brent crude prices were down 16 cents, or 0.2%, at $80.92 a barrel by 1306 GMT, after touching a session low of $79.08. WTI crude futures fell 30 cents, or 0.4%, to $77.13 a barrel, having hit a session low of $74.96.Both...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Russia, United States, Ubs, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Giovanni, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Oil extends losses as U.S. mulls strategic reserve sales | Reuters

Oil extends losses as U.S. mulls strategic reserve sales | Reuters Oil prices fell sharply on Thursday, extending losses from the previous session, as the United States said it was considering selling oil from its strategic reserves and as Russia said it was ready to stabilise the natural gas market.Brent crude prices fell $1.24, or 1.5%, to $79.84 a barrel by 0918 GMT, after falling to a session low of $79.08. WTI crude futures fell $1.69, or 2.2%, to $75.74 a barrel, having hit a session low...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Russia, United States, Ubs, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Giovanni, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


Oil drops after hitting multi-year high amid global energy crunch | Reuters

Oil drops after hitting multi-year high amid global energy crunch | Reuters Oil dropped on Wednesday after hitting a multi-year high above $83 a barrel, pressured by an American Petroleum Institute (API) report showing rising crude inventories in the United States and technical indicators suggesting prices have rallied too fast.The latest surge in the price of crude was underpinned by the refusal of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and allies to boost output faster and com...
Tags: Travel, Russia, Opec, United States, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, American Petroleum Institute API


Oil hits multi-year high on OPEC+ restraint amid global energy crunch | Reuters

Oil hits multi-year high on OPEC+ restraint amid global energy crunch | Reuters Oil hit a multi-year high on Wednesday above $83 a barrel, supported by OPEC+'s refusal to ramp up production more rapidly against a backdrop of concern about tight energy supply globally.The market later unwound those gains due to an American Petroleum Institute (API) report showing rising crude inventories in the United States and, analysts said, technical indicators suggesting oil has rallied too fast.On Monday,...
Tags: Travel, Opec, United States, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, American Petroleum Institute API


Building a diverse service culture through the J-1 Visa Program | By Cindy Johnson

As the world opens back up to welcome leisure and business travelers alike, the J-1 Visa Program is also reopening – a program that embodies and embraces cultures from every corner of the globe. The J-1 Visa Program is an Exchange Visitor Program which offers cultural and educational exchange opportunities in the United States. The various categories of J-1 visas are overseen by the U.S. State Department, and there are distinct guidelines for each.
Tags: Travel, United States, U S State Department, Cindy Johnson, Visa Program


Oil hits fresh 3-year high after OPEC+ stays course on output plan | Reuters

Oil hits fresh 3-year high after OPEC+ stays course on output plan | Reuters Brent crude oil futures hit a fresh three-year high on Tuesday, with U.S. benchmark crude close to 2014 peaks, after the OPEC+ group of producers decided to stick to its planned output rises rather pumping even more.OPEC+ agreed in July to boost output by 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) each month until at least April 2022 to phase out 5.8 million bpd of existing production cuts.Brent crude was up $1.07 or 1.3% at $82.3...
Tags: Travel, India, Opec, United States, Brent, Reuters, Reuters Brent, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


United States: Tripadvisor Plus Program Forced To Make Significant Changes; Travel Industry Veterans Launch Spotnana; Hopper CEO Plans To Creates Travel Superapp For The West - Foster Garvey

Skift's annual Skift Global Forum, which was held this past week, produced a number of newsworthy items for this week's Update. Enjoy.
Tags: News, United States, Tripadvisor, Hopper, Garvey, Travel Industry Veterans Launch Spotnana


Oil gains after OPEC+ holds firm on supply restraint | Reuters

Oil gains after OPEC+ holds firm on supply restraint | Reuters Oil prices climbed on Tuesday, hitting their highest levels in at least three years, extending gains triggered during the previous session after the world's major oil producers announced they had decided to keep a cap on crude supplies.Brent crude was up by 23 cents or 0.3% at $81.49 a barrel by 0341 GMT, having rising 2.5% on Monday. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) oil rose 12 cents or 0.2% to $77.74, after gaining 2.3% the pre...
Tags: Travel, Russia, India, Opec, United States, Reuters, Reuters Oil, Petroleum Exporting Countries OPEC, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


OPEC+ sticks to plan for gradual oil output hike, price roars higher | Reuters

OPEC+ sticks to plan for gradual oil output hike, price roars higher | Reuters OPEC+ said on Monday it would stick to an existing pact for a gradual increase in oil output, sending crude prices to three-year highs and adding to inflationary pressures that consuming nations fear will derail an economic recovery from the pandemic.The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Russia and their allies, known as OPEC+, have faced calls for from big consumers, such as the United States and I...
Tags: Travel, Russia, India, Opec, United States, Reuters, Reuters OPEC, Rupert Neil Bumfrey


White Lodging and Purdue University enhance relationship, honor J.W. 'Bill' Marriott, Jr.

White Lodging, one of the leading hospitality development and management companies in the United States, is enhancing the development of the next generation of hospitalitarians as part of the White family's significant continued support of Purdue University.
Tags: Travel, United States, Purdue University, White Lodging, J W Bill Marriott Jr


Cornell Research: Social Listening to Create Bespoke Customer Experiences: Best Practices for Hospitality Operators

Social listening involves using the information customers post publicly to better personalize their experience. But distinguishing the messages that matter (and responding to them promptly and effectively) is not easy—with customers in the United States posting over 500 million tweets a day, and over 400 million uploads on Instagram—how can a company sift through this information to make a meaningful connection? In our paper, we describe the process Luxury Hotel Company X embarked on to h...
Tags: Travel, Instagram, United States, Cornell Research, Luxury Hotel Company



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