IHG's second annual Giving for Good month sets new record as 160,000 colleagues give back to communities

IHG'S SECOND ANNUAL GIVING FOR GOOD MONTH SETS NEW RECORD AS 160,000 COLLEAGUES GIVE BACK TO COMMUNITIES

IHG has today announced that 160,000 colleagues from its hotels and corporate offices in 88 countries around the world took part in...

Renovation Project for Park Inn by Radisson Sheremetyevo Airport is Completed

RENOVATION PROJECT FOR PARK INN BY RADISSON SHEREMETYEVO AIRPORT IS COMPLETED

Park Inn by Radisson, Radisson Hotel Group's upper midscale hotel brand, is pleased to announce that the renovation of the four-star...

 
 
 
Royal Caribbean says no to dangerous photography, bans guests for life

ROYAL CARIBBEAN SAYS NO TO DANGEROUS PHOTOGRAPHY, BANS GUESTS FOR LIFE

“Earlier this week on the Allure of the Seas a guest was observed recklessly and dangerously posing for a photo by standing on her...

AOC, Jameela Jamil, and other prominent women rallied around Meghan Markle after she shared her struggles with public scrutiny

AOC, JAMEELA JAMIL, AND OTHER PROMINENT WOMEN RALLIED AROUND MEGHAN MARKLE AFTER SHE SHARED HER STRUGGLES WITH PUBLIC SCRUTINY

ITV News Meghan Markle appeared to hold back tears in an interview with ITV's Tom Bradby for an upcoming documentary while discussing...

 
 
 
13 unbelievable photographs of squirrels playing tiny musical instruments

13 UNBELIEVABLE PHOTOGRAPHS OF SQUIRRELS PLAYING TINY MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS

Geert Weggen Geert Weggen, an award-winning photographer, builds intricate sets in his backyard and captures perfectly timed photos...

Late Oracle CEO Mark Hurd once told us the challenges he faced turning around the company and how he dealt with the pushback

LATE ORACLE CEO MARK HURD ONCE TOLD US THE CHALLENGES HE FACED TURNING AROUND THE COMPANY AND HOW HE DEALT WITH THE PUSHBACK

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Oracle CEO Mark Hurd died on October 18, 2019 , at the age of 62. Earlier this year, he spoke about...

 
 
 
One person died after a plane overshot the runway at an Alaskan airport and crashed into a river

ONE PERSON DIED AFTER A PLANE OVERSHOT THE RUNWAY AT AN ALASKAN AIRPORT AND CRASHED INTO A RIVER

Jim Paulin via AP A plane with 42 people on board crashed at a remote airport in Alaska's Aleutian Islands Thursday evening. David...

16 players who could take home the NBA MVP, ranked

16 PLAYERS WHO COULD TAKE HOME THE NBA MVP, RANKED

Jae C. Hong/AP The 2019-20 NBA season is here. After a wild summer of player movement, the MVP race feels wide open, as the circumstances...

 
 
 
IHG 2019 Third Quarter Trading Update

IHG 2019 THIRD QUARTER TRADING UPDATE

Keith Barr, Chief Executive Officer, InterContinental Hotels Group PLC, said: “Our continued strategic focus on driving net rooms growth...

Pensando Systems raised $278 million in funding amidst a growing demand for edge-computing solutions

PENSANDO SYSTEMS RAISED $278 MILLION IN FUNDING AMIDST A GROWING DEMAND FOR EDGE-COMPUTING SOLUTIONS

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus...

 
 
 
Can't afford a $1,780 share of Amazon? Charles Schwab will offer fractional share trading in an effort to attract younger investors

CAN'T AFFORD A $1,780 SHARE OF AMAZON? CHARLES SCHWAB WILL OFFER FRACTIONAL SHARE TRADING IN AN EFFORT TO ATTRACT YOUNGER INVESTORS

Reuters Charles Schwab will soon offer fractional stock trades in an effort to bring in younger clients, the Wall Street Journal reported...

Fullerton Hotel debuts in Sydney

FULLERTON HOTEL DEBUTS IN SYDNEY

The Fullerton Hotel Sydney was inaugurated on Friday. The hotel has been opened in the 145-year building of former post office at 1...

 
 
 
A former Nazi bunker in Germany is being turned into a luxury hotel with a 5-storey roof garden

A FORMER NAZI BUNKER IN GERMANY IS BEING TURNED INTO A LUXURY HOTEL WITH A 5-STOREY ROOF GARDEN

Planungsbüro Bunker A huge former Nazi bunker in Hamburg, Germany is set to become a luxury hotel. The Flak Tower IV was built by forced...

Boris Johnson refuses to reveal how badly his Brexit deal will hurt the UK economy

BORIS JOHNSON REFUSES TO REVEAL HOW BADLY HIS BREXIT DEAL WILL HURT THE UK ECONOMY

Getty Boris Johnson's government is refusing to reveal what they expect the economic impact of his new Brexit will be. A cross-party...

 
 
 
'I'm the Meryl Streep of generals': Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis had an epic response to Trump calling him 'overrated'

'I'M THE MERYL STREEP OF GENERALS': FORMER DEFENSE SECRETARY JIM MATTIS HAD AN EPIC RESPONSE TO TRUMP CALLING HIM 'OVERRATED'

Associated Press Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is OK with President Donald Trump calling him the "world's most overrated general"...

One of the hottest trucking startups is trying to make America's 1.8 million truck drivers' lives a lot better with freight ‘personalization'

ONE OF THE HOTTEST TRUCKING STARTUPS IS TRYING TO MAKE AMERICA'S 1.8 MILLION TRUCK DRIVERS' LIVES A LOT BETTER WITH FREIGHT ‘PERSONALIZATION'

David Goldman/AP Trucking is an $800 billion industry that's quickly becoming a tech darling. Transfix , based in New York City, is...

 
 
 
BUY LOW/SELL HIGH: Players to target for the second half of the fantasy football season

BUY LOW/SELL HIGH: PLAYERS TO TARGET FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE FANTASY FOOTBALL SEASON

Mitchell Layton-USA TODAY Sports The NFL season is nearly halfway over, and it's time for fantasy players to get their rosters prepared...

Hudson Yards is officially now NYC's most expensive neighborhood. I climbed Vessel, its $200 million, 2,500-step sculpture, and the view from inside blew me away

HUDSON YARDS IS OFFICIALLY NOW NYC'S MOST EXPENSIVE NEIGHBORHOOD. I CLIMBED VESSEL, ITS $200 MILLION, 2,500-STEP SCULPTURE, AND THE VIEW FROM INSIDE BLEW ME AWAY

Katie Warren/Business Insider The Vessel is a 150-foot-tall climbable sculpture in New York City's new $25 billion Hudson Yards neighborhood,...

 
 
 
You can stay in a hotel filled with toys courtesy of FAO Schwarz, and it's a 'Home Alone' lover's dream come true

YOU CAN STAY IN A HOTEL FILLED WITH TOYS COURTESY OF FAO SCHWARZ, AND IT'S A 'HOME ALONE' LOVER'S DREAM COME TRUE

The Door/20th Century Fox The famous toymaker FAO Schwarz is partnering with the Conrad New York Midtown hotel to offer its first-ever...

Here's how much money you need to save every month to put your kid through 4 years of college

HERE'S HOW MUCH MONEY YOU NEED TO SAVE EVERY MONTH TO PUT YOUR KID THROUGH 4 YEARS OF COLLEGE

FatCamera/Getty Despite student-loan debt in the US topping $1.6 trillion, parents and students still shoulder the greatest share of...