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World’s Biggest Gold Miner Makes $17 Billion Acquisition Bid

There’s gold in them there… mergers and acquisitions. Newmont, the world’s largest gold miner by output, announced Monday it’s making an offer for Australia’s biggest miner, Newcrest, valuing it at $17 billion. Gold M&A has been steadily gaining traction over…

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Shanghai Disney Locks Visitors Inside Park Amid COVID Outbreak

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That’s a lot of Disney World for even the most hardcore Mouseketeer. Shanghai Disney visitors expecting a treat had quite a Halloween trick on Monday when the park was shut down after a COVID outbreak, locking all guests inside until…


Royal Caribbean is Working On a Huge Ship

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Royal Caribbean has big, huge, gigantic plans for 2024.


FlyExclusive to go Public in $600 Million Merger

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SPACs take to the skies with private jet outfits.


Skiing Swell is White Gold for Mountaintown Housing Markets

Ski resorts across the country get a facelift.


The Newly Rich are Getting Their Sea Legs

Billionaires have a new favorite outing.

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Business Travel is Slow to Rebound in the Remote Work World

Airlines are yearning for the return of frequent business class flyers.


Six Flags, Disney Post Opposite Theme Park Results

This is not the type of Giant Drop that Six Flags wants to be known for. On Thursday, the amusement park chain posted disappointing returns in its second-quarter earnings call. But don’t draw too many conclusions on the economics of…


Climate Change is Throwing a Wrench in Outdoor Summer Plans

School’s out, and summer is in full swing. That means it’s time for fun in the sun — and possibly a cooling dip in the nearest lake, river, ocean, or pool. But not if climate change has anything to say….


Cipriani Scores $150 Million Boost From King Street Capital

Pop some prosecco, pour an aperitivo, and crack open a few bottles of Peroni. Cipriani, the 91-year-old Italian luxury hotel and restaurant operator which owns the storied Harry’s Bar in Venice and formerly ran the Rainbow Room in 30 Rock,…


As United Ramps Up Flights to Europe, Europe’s Largest Airport Says the Travel Bubble is Due to Burst

Whose word do you take in this aerial battle: the airline’s or the airport’s? This Tuesday, United, one of America’s Big Four airlines, announced plans to fly to Europe even more this summer than it did before the Covid pandemic…

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