Profit warning issued by Ryanair

Profit warning issued by Ryanair

Airline reduces profit expectations by £88m, blaming drop in fares caused by competition during winter.

Robots don't always make the best staff

Robots don't always make the best staff

The Henn na Hotel in Japan is 'firing' its robot staff after they failed to reduce costs or workload for employees.

New airport opens in Murcia

New airport opens in Murcia

The international airport in the Spanish region of Murcia will have links to destinations across the UK.

Record 50 million visitors to LA in 2018

Record 50 million visitors to LA in 2018

The ambitious target has been hit two years early, says the Los Angeles Tourism Convention Board.

Mondrian London changes ownership and becomes Sea Containers London

Mondrian London changes ownership and becomes Sea Containers London

South Bank hotel to be managed by the Lore Group and will operate as normal during transition.

Two new hotels in Abu Dhabi for Radisson Blu

Two new hotels in Abu Dhabi for Radisson Blu

The Abu Dhabi Corniche has event space for up to 2,000, while the Al Ain features a garden area for al fresco social gatherings.

Flybe shares plummet as Virgin-led consortium beefs up takeover bid

Flybe shares plummet as Virgin-led consortium beefs up takeover bid

Flybe shares nosedive again as investors discover they will not be able to vote on the deal.

Marketing budgets flatline as 'uncertainty bites', finds Bellwether report

Marketing budgets flatline as 'uncertainty bites', finds Bellwether report

Heightened business uncertainty has seen UK marketing budget growth stall, although events budgets have risen 2.6%.

La Torre Golf & Spa Resort opens in Murcia

La Torre Golf & Spa Resort opens in Murcia

New 133-room DoubleTree hotel features lake-front views, a ballroom for 700 delegates and four restaurants.

Read the full State of the Industry: Corporate Report

Read the full State of the Industry: Corporate Report

C&IT subscribers can read our report for corporate event planners, including stats, trends and industry insights.

In pictures: Performing Artistes' New Year Speaker Drinks

In pictures: Performing Artistes' New Year Speaker Drinks

The annual event with drinks and entertainment was held at the Institute of Directors and hosted by comedian Andy Parsons.

In pictures: Corporate Forum 2019

In pictures: Corporate Forum 2019

This year's forum featured inspirational talks, panel discussions and a gala dinner in the ballroom at The Langham hotel.

'Riskiest' places to travel revealed by medical insurer

'Riskiest' places to travel revealed by medical insurer

From typhoid and malaria to 'Delhi Belly', new research reveals where travellers could catch the most threatening travel bugs.

Live Union hires senior account manager

Live Union hires senior account manager

Leonor Nemésio Nobre joins from Kia Motors, where she worked on a range of corporate events.

BCD M&E starts the year with three senior hires

BCD M&E starts the year with three senior hires

Katie Knight, Mark Scales and Arran Cruickshanks among 20 new starters in January across EMEA region.

Three new properties opening in San Diego amid mini hotel 'boom'

Three new properties opening in San Diego amid mini hotel 'boom'

The Guild Hotel, Carte Hotel & Suite San Diego and Moxy San Diego set to open in downtown, Little Italy and Gaslamp Quarter.

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The small Mediterranean island archipelago of Malta has made yet another hotlist.

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Destination of the week: Twickenham Stadium

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Jumeirah Beach Hotel to showcase new look

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