Survey finds working Americans take five or more vacation days a year just to get some sleep

August 12, 2016 10:34 pm
Survey finds working Americans take five or more vacation days a year just to get some sleep

A majority of working Americans (72%) take at least one day off a year just to sleep, and two out of five Americans (40%) take five or more days off per year (a full work week), just to catch up on sleep according to the recent survey by Wakefield Research […]

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Memorial marks 20th anniversary of TWA Flight 800 crash

July 22, 2016 7:03 am
Memorial marks 20th anniversary of TWA Flight 800 crash

John Seaman of the TWA Flight 800 Families Association speaks during the 20th anniversary of the TWA Flight 800 plane crash at Smith Point County Park on Sunday, July 17, 2016, in Shirley, N.Y. Families and friends of… (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — Family members of the 230 […]

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Lowcosttravelgroup ceases trading following Brexit decision

July 17, 2016 12:14 am
Lowcosttravelgroup ceases trading following Brexit decision

Restructuring and recovery specialists from Smith & Williamson LLP and CMB Partners UK have been appointed as joint administrators to Lowcosttravelgroup and other companies in its group. The group ceased trading earlier following attempts by the group’s directors to rescue the group, which has been hampered by the recent and […]

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Dubai welcomes Ovation of the Seas

July 15, 2016 4:47 pm
Dubai welcomes Ovation of the Seas

The inaugural visit to Dubai of Ovation of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International’s third Quantum-class ship, was met with much enthusiasm, as onlookers marvelled at the magnificent vessel on its maiden voyage. The third ship of its kind, Ovation of the Seas stopped at Dubai Cruise Terminal 3 on its […]

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W makes much-awaited UAE debut

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W makes much-awaited UAE debut

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, debuted in the UAE with the opening of W Dubai – Al Habtoor City on Sheikh Zayed Road. Owned by Al Habtoor Group, W Dubai – Al Habtoor City redefines the city’s hospitality scene with its unique service culture – Whatever/Whenever […]

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