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Google, Uber, other tech cos lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in US

2017-10-20 business-standard
Nearly two dozen major US companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters. (49-0)

Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S.

2017-10-20 in.reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen major U.S. companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters. (83-0)

Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S.

2017-10-20 reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen major U.S. companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, according to documents seen by Reuters. (83-1)

Hyatt: Valuable Real Estate And Brands That May Benefit From Increased Luxury And Travel Spending

2017-10-18 seekingalpha
Hyatt has a market capitalization of $7.5 billion and owns real estate it said may be worth $7.0 billion. (10-0)

Corporate News Blog - Aramark Announces Two Billion Dollar Acquisitions

2017-10-18 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / October 18, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily takes a look at the latest corporate events and news making the headlines for Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), following which we have published a free report that can be viewed by signing up at http://protraderdaily.com/optin/?symbol=ARMK. The Company announced on October 16, 2017, that it signed definitive agreement to acquire Avendra, LLC and AmeriPride for a combine total of $2. (32-0)

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

2017-10-16 reuters
Oct 16 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1000 GMT on Monday: (9-0)

Food services firm Aramark to buy Avendra, AmeriPride in $2.35 billion deal

2017-10-16 reuters
(Reuters) - Food services company Aramark (ARMK.N) said on Monday it would buy Avendra LLC, majority owned by Marriott International Inc (MAR.O), and uniform and linen supplier AmeriPride Services Inc for a total of $2.35 billion, before tax benefit adjustments. (1-0)

Alibaba expands its smart speakers beyond the home as it takes on Amazon Echo

2017-10-16 scmp
While Amazon’s Alexa and Apple’s Siri are fighting for dominance in the household market for voice activated assistants, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group wants to grow the footprint of its smart speakers beyond the home. (1-0)

Cage-free eggs can’t crack the U.S. market

2017-10-13 thestar
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MADE In Partnership With Moxy Unveils FAITH CONNEXION X SITA ABELLAN Capsule Collection

2017-10-13 prnewswire
Disruptive hotel brand Moxy's newest location--Moxy Times Square--provided a perfect playground to celebrate the unveiling of landmark collaboration (1-0)

Marriott's (MAR) Sheraton Brand Expands its Presence in China

2017-10-13 zacks
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) , recently announced the opening of Sheraton Guangzhou Nansha Hotel. This property is sited in the district of Nansha, which is located in the heart of the Pearl River Delta. (157-0)

Hotels offer one-of-a-kind experiences in attempt to one-up Airbnb

2017-10-13 thestar
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The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui Opens, Capturing the Original Spirit of Thai Island Life

2017-10-13 prnewswire
KOH SAMUI, Thailand, Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking its first presence on the Eastern coast of Thailand, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is pleased to announce the newest addition to its collection of renowned global properties with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui. Located on the tropical island paradise of Koh Samui on the Gulf of Thailand, The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui seamlessly combines the brand's legendary service with the traditional spirit of Thai hospitality and colorful Samui island life culture to create a unique melting pot of indelible new memories. (1-0)

Cheap Eggs Are Ruining the Cage-Free Movement - Bloomberg

2017-10-13 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (29-0)

Marriott bows out of Cebu City, Seda fills void

2017-10-13 business.inquirer.net
Deluxe hotel operator Marriott International will bow out of Cebu City by yearend but the 301-room hotel property will continue to operate under Ayala Land’s homegrown hospitality brand Seda. (6-0)

Marriott Opens StateView Hotel, Adds to Autograph Collection

2017-10-12 zacks
Marriott International, Inc. (MAR - Free Report) recently announced the opening of The StateView Hotel in the heart of North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus. Opened in collaboration with Noble Investment Group, the upscale hotel is a part of Marriott’s Autograph Collection Hotels — a distinctive collection of passionately independent hotels. Located on the tranquil setting of the shores of Lake Raleigh, The StateView provides a supreme outdoor experience and an inventive guest experience driven by high-tech technology as well as interactive spaces. (19-0)

UPDATE 2-Australia hotel giant Mantra rolls out the carpet for Accor $920 mln bid

2017-10-12 reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian No. 2 hotel company Mantra Group Ltd agreed on Thursday to a A$1.18 billion ($920 million) buyout from larger Accor SA, a deal which would join the country’s top two hotel groups at a time when tourism is rising sharply. (1-0)

Suburban Offices Are Cool Again - Bloomberg

2017-10-11 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (17-0)

The Stateview Hotel Opens On The Campus Of North Carolina State University

2017-10-11 prnewswire
RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Investment Group has opened the StateView Hotel in the heart of North Carolina State University's Centennial Campus. The hotel provides an innovative, vibrant guest experience driven by state-of-the-art technology, interactive spaces and the spirit of the N.C. State Wolfpack. The hotel's university roots evoke both a sense of honoring the past and a collaborative, advanced look toward the future. (1-0)

Hyatt (H) to Open First Joint Development Hotel in Japan

2017-10-11 zacks
With focus on augmenting its presence worldwide, Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H - Free Report) has large scale expansion and development plans in Asia-Pacific, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Latin America. These markets can help the company gain traction in the hospitality industry, thus boosting its business. In line with such expansion strategies, a Hyatt affiliate recently entered into a management agreement with ORIX Corporation to open a Hyatt Centric hotel and Hyatt House hotel in Kanazawa, Japan’s north coast in the Hokuriku region, in mid-2020. (8-0)

Forbes Names Sysmex Among World's Most Innovative Companies

2017-10-11 prnewswire
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Sysmex America announced today that it has been recognized by Forbes magazine's 2017 list of the world's most innovative companies for the second consecutive year. (52-0)

Ciao Roma ! W Hotels met le cap sur l'Italie

2017-10-11 prnewswire
Le W Rome va bousculer la Ville éternelle avec un design audacieux, une énergie stimulante et un rooftop bar branché (1-0)

Ciao Roma! W Hotels kommt nach Italien

2017-10-11 prnewswire
Das W Rom wird ab 2021 mit frechem Design, vibrierender Energie und einer pulsierenden Rooftop-Bar neuen Schwung in die Ewige Stadt bringen (1-0)

¡Ciao Roma! W Hotels pone sus miras en Italia

2017-10-11 prnewswire
W Rome revolucionará la Ciudad Eterna en 2021 con un diseño rompedor, una energía efervescente y un movido bar en la azotea (1-0)

Ciao Roma! W Hotels punta sull'Italia

2017-10-11 prnewswire
Nel 2021 il W Rome scuoterà il panorama della Città Eterna con un design audace, una vibrante energia e un intrigante rooftop bar (1-0)