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Council sets deadline for EF Young Hotel | Local News

photos by Bill Graham / The Meridian Star City officials are concerned that the historic EF Young Hotel could collapse unless action is taken quickly to address structural issues with the building. The Meridian City Council is hoping to see progress being made on demolishing the historic EF Young Hotel after hearing from the property’s …

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Alain Finance collaborates with Network International for credit card launch in the UAE

Alain Finance, a private joint stock company that specializes in designing and offering alternative financing solutions to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across the UAE, has announced the launch of its credit card offerings in the UAE and collaboration with Network International (Network), the leading enabler of digital commerce across the Middle East and Africa …

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While business travel still lags, hotel industry leader expects full recovery by 2024 | Illinois

(The Center Square) – A battered hotel industry is enjoying summer travel, but business travel, the industry’s big money-maker, is still reluctant to book. Leisure travel came roaring back this year as pent-up demand sent a surge of travelers onto the road and into various lodging across Illinois. June saw hotel occupancy hit 72%, 2% …

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LA voters to decide whether to put homeless in hotels | News

LOS ANGELES — A proposal that would require hotels in Los Angeles to place unhoused people in vacant hotel rooms and the city to consider its affordable housing needs before approving new hotel developments will come before voters in 2024, it was announced, Friday. The citizen-initiated petition, filed in June, collected over 126,000 signatures and …

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Where It Stands: Hotel opens for business on former Masland/IAC site, restaurant could open next year | Carlisle

After nearly three years of construction and delays, Homewood Suites of Hilton Carlisle opened with a bang. The hotel, located at the former Masland/IAC site along Carlisle Springs Road, opened its doors June 1, just in time for the Carlisle Ford Nationals show, making for what Carlisle Events Public Relations Manager Michael Garland called “a …

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Where It Stands: Hotel opens for business on former Masland/IAC site, restaurant could open next year | Carlisle

After nearly three years of construction and delays, Homewood Suites of Hilton Carlisle opened with a bang. The hotel, located at the former Masland/IAC site along Carlisle Springs Road, opened its doors June 1, just in time for the Carlisle Ford Nationals show, making for what Carlisle Events Public Relations Manager Michael Garland called “a …

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Ghana: Local Airline Ticket Prices Up – Passengers Lament

Prices of local airline tickets have shot up by between 15 and 20 per cent, prompting recession fears among local operators following “a gradual drop” in patronage. The new prices, which took effect from July 8, 2022, was in response to a rise in operational cost occasioned by the depreciation of the cedi against the …

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A place to sit and talk: Medina’s storied Walsh Hotel is open again | Lifestyles

MEDINA — A historic landmark in the village has reopened after being totally remodeled by its new owner. Tim Cooper, a local funeral director, purchased the Walsh Hotel in March 2019. Cooper was operating Cooper Funeral Home on West Center Street with his assistant Jake Hebdon. Where Dec. 29, 2018, Hebdon took over the funeral …

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Dothan hires consultant to study market for downtown arena, hotel | Local News

The Dothan City Commission has entered into a contract with AMS Planning and Research Corporation to do a market assessment for a proposed events arena and a hotel that are part of the City Center project in downtown Dothan. Under the contract – which totals $198,700 – planning consultants will assess how many seats should …

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