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Study: Hotels Unprepared For Data Breaches

Hospitality Technology’s 2017 Lodging Technology Study found that most hotels are unprepared for potential payment and data breaches. Nearly three in four hotels do not have breach protection and less than half take security measures like end-to-end cardholder data encryption ...

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Slow Growth for Hotel Jobs in D.C.

While Washington D.C. has a thriving tourism market, the hotel industry’s share of the local job market has been trending downward for almost 20 years. In 1990, 1.9 percent of the region’s workers were employed at a hotel. Today, it’s ...

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Marriott Shifts To 48-Hour Cancellation Policy

Marriott has lengthened its 24-hour cancellation policy to one that requires guests to cancel their stay 48 hours in advance. According to Marriott’s statement, the move allows the company to better accommodate last-minute bookings. Read more about the cancellation policy ...

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Nashville Considers Hourly Hotel Rental Ban

The Nashville Metropolitan Council—the elected legislative body of Nashville and Davidson County—is considering legislation that would ban hotels from offering discounted rates or rebates to guests checking out of a room after less than 10 hours. The rule is meant ...

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FelCor Sells NYC Hotel As Part of RLJ Merger

FelCor is selling Morgans Hotel NYC for $41 million in its merger with RLJ Lodging Trust. Once sold, the property will be used for residential purposes. The merger, announced late April, will focus on hotels that are full-service and in ...

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U.S. Workers Take Slightly More Vacation

Even though U.S. workers took 5 percent more vacation days in 2016 vs. 2014, they still gave up a total of 662 million days, according to U.S. Travel’s Project: Time Off report. Taking those otherwise lost vacation days could mean ...

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