November 08, 2012
In August, the U.S. General Services Administration announced its decision to freeze all government per diem travel reimbursement rates for fiscal year 2013 at the current 2012 levels.

Cvent has published a list of the top 50 cities for meetings and events in the United States, based on bookings made through the Cvent Supplier Network. View the list at

Hotel rate growth for the first half of 2012 was strongest in the Latin American region, according to the biannual survey from travel management company HRG. For a look at what three top hotel chains are planning for the area, read our Hotel Insider blog (