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30th Nov 2018
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Disney’s Paris Operations Are a Target of French Tax Investigation

By Gaspard Sebag, Bloomberg Disneyland Paris is shown in this photo from March. Authorities raided the company’s offices in Paris as part of a tax investigation. Lee / Flickr Skift...

30th Nov 2018
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Amadeus to Pay $3 Million to Settle an Antitrust Lawsuit in the U.S.

By Sean O’Neill, Skift A view of the Amadeus headquarters in Madrid. The company settled an antitrust lawsuit in the U.S. Amadeus Skift Take: In settling this lawsuit, Amadeus doesn’t...

30th Nov 2018
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American Air Pilots Group Wants More Training on Aircraft Involved in Lion Crash

By Mary Schlangenstein, Bloomberg Boeing is working to bolster confidence in its systems after pilots from American and Southwest said they weren’t informed about a flight-control system on the Max...

30th Nov 2018
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Southwest CEO: We Won’t Change Game Plan for 2019 Despite Recent Drop in Fuel Prices

By Brian Sumers, Skift Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly walks down the aisle of one of his carrier’s Boeing 737 Max jets. The airline will benefit from lower fuel costs....

30th Nov 2018
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Cruise Trade Group Taps Political Insider as New CEO

By Hannah Sampson, Skift Cruise ships are shown in St. Maarten in this photo from April of 2017. The cruise industry’s trade association just named a new CEO. sofakingevil /...

30th Nov 2018
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Marriott’s Starwood Data Breach Joins a Decade-Long List of Hotel Data Exposures

By Sean O’Neill, Skift A view of a Sheraton hotel, part of the Starwood unit owned by Marriott. A data breach at Marriott’s Starwood unit revealed Friday is just one...

30th Nov 2018
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Marriott Data Breach Does Little to Rattle Already Weary Loyalty Members

By Grant Martin, Skift The Westin Philadelphia hotel in Philadelphia, part of Marriott International. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) Skift Take: Loyalty members don’t seem to be too bothered by Marriott’s...

30th Nov 2018
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New York’s LaGuardia Airport Is Now Less Awful Than Ever

By John McCorry, Bloomberg The first phase of LaGuardia Airport’s renovation opens on December 1. Pictured is a rendering of the new LaGuardia airport in New York City. New York...

30th Nov 2018
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What Marriott’s Data Breach Means for the Hotel Giant and Guests

By Deanna Ting, Skift An alert on the SPG app for iOS telling members about a security breach. Marriott International recently reported one of the largest customer data security breaches...

30th Nov 2018
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How Real-Time, Transparent Bidding Can Fix a Broken Travel Search Ecosystem

By MediaAlpha + Skift Skift Take: Travel comparison advertising, which typically operates in an opaque marketplace, is all too often inefficient for travel publishers and advertisers. Bringing real-time, transparent bidding...