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Starwood Reports Rapid Increase in North American Portfolio

The lodging company opened 23 new hotels and signed 64 more in 2014.

Cancún, Riviera Maya to Change Time Zone Feb. 1

The state of Quintana Roo will jump ahead from Central to Eastern time.

FCC Prohibits Wi-Fi Blocking

Hotels and convention centers cannot interfere with personal hot spots for any reason.

CIC Releases White Paper on Room-Block Poaching

The document offers best practices for handling and preventing the issue.

The 171-room Henderson to Open in Florida’s Panhandle in 2016

The beachfront property will have 10,000 square feet of meeting space.

CLIA Launches Executive Search for New President and CEO

Current head, Christine Duffy, leaves the organization this week.

Hotel Rates Hit Highest Ever, According to STR

U.S. hotel rate growth to exceed 6 percent in 2015, says PwC.
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