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Millions of jobs losses expected by year end in US and UK

News Story / 07 May 2021

US/UK: Recent data from the American Hotel & Lodging Association and UKHospitality reveals that nearly two million hospitality jobs are at risk by the end of 2021, and are calling for targeted support.

Americans unlikely to travel in holiday seasons

News Story / 17 November 2020

US: A national survey by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) shows that 72 per cent are American are unlikely to travel for Thanksgiving and 69 per cent unlikely to travel for Christmas.

Hospitality leaders react to Biden’s election

News Story / 10 November 2020

US: Following Joe Biden’s election as the next Democratic president of the United States, industry experts share their views on what this could mean for the hospitality and travel industries.

Hotels adapt to micro-wedding trend

News Story / 02 September 2020

US: With COVID-19 eliminating large gatherings, weddings have either been cancelled, postponed or downsized, and now hotels are offering micro-wedding packages.

US hotels facing historic level of foreclosures

News Story / 20 August 2020

US: A national report compiled by Trepp reveals that nearly one in four hotel CMBS loans are delinquent on payment, leading to 4000 industry leaders writing an urgent letter to Congress for support.

US hotel industry expected to rebound 2024

News Story / 17 August 2020

US: STR has downgraded its forecast of the US hotel industry for 2020, with Tourism Economics suggesting the peak of the pandemic will be at the beginning of 2021.

AHLA calls for additional financial support

News Story / 22 July 2020

US: The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has sent a letter to congress calling for extra provisions to help protect hotels, its employees and guests.

Findings revealed from cannabis tourism survey

News Story / 10 July 2020

US: MMGY Travel Intelligence and Enlightn Strategies has announced findings from its cannabis tourism report, aimed at determining interest in and understanding of recreational cannabis-related products and experiences.

Marriott extends furlough to October 2020

News Story / 28 May 2020

US: Marriott International announced on Wednesday that it will extend its furlough and reduced workweek schedules to 2 October 2020, and expects a “significant number of above property position eliminations” later this year.

AHLA urges Congress for additional funding for small hotels

News Story / 29 April 2020

US: The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has released a new report that reveals small business hotels will require additional SBA loan funding under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to prevent loss of jobs and closure.

US hotel industry on ‘brink of collapse’

News Story / 25 March 2020

US: Data from the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) shows a historic drop in room demand, with hotels operating at 25 per cent occupancy and estimations of nearly 3.9 million job losses in the coming weeks.

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