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December 6, 2017
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TOP STORY
Top Food and Beverage Trends to Watch in 2018  
Chifa and Nordic-influenced cuisine are among the top culinary trends for 2018, according to a new report by Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. Find out more.
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FRONT PAGE NEWS
Air Travel: AA Works to Correct Holiday Glitch + Eurowings Expands in U.S.  
A holiday scheduling glitch affecting American Airlines, Eurowings’ U.S. expansion and a new premium lounge for Air Canada lead this week’s air travel news affecting the meetings and events industry.
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Supplier News: Caesars’ New Vegas Convention Center + Meetings Offer in Cancun  
The latest development in Caesars Entertainment’s new Las Vegas convention center and a new offer for meeting planners looking to book in Cancun lead this week’s meetings industry supplier news.
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DESTINATION NEWS
Caesars’ Harrah’s Sale to Move New Vegas Convention Center Forward  
Caesars Entertainment just inked deal to sell real estate associated with Harrah’s Las Vegas and acquire adjacent land to develop a new, 300,000 square foot convention center in Las Vegas. Get the details here.
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Vegas Venues: Buyouts at The LINQ Promenade, High Roller  
The LINQ Promenade and High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas offer a number of options for meeting and event planners. Take a look.
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Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancun Launches New Meetings Offer  
The “Grand Experience” program includes a number of flexible options for groups and meeting planners. Find out more.
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Sub-Saharan Africa: Lack of Female Representation in Leadership Roles  
The annual Women in Tourism Conference highlighted a number of issues for the tourism industry, most notably, the lack of women participating in ownership, board representation and executive management.
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Portugal: Tap Flying Higher in Congresses and Events  
The airline has specific meetings industry (MI) products that are being presented to customers. The company guarantees to have an "excellent relationship" with the sector's players.
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Australia: Air New Zealand’s Dreamliner Goes Year-round to Adelaide  
Air New Zealand has announced plans to deploy its Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the Auckland – Adelaide route year-round. Get the details here.
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Americas: Expedia Rolls Out Meetings Booking Engine  
The online travel-booking company is now bringing its automated online white-label event-booking software to the U.S. market to make RFP responses a whole lot faster.
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Americas: Watch Out for Urban Fees  
You might not be able to negotiate them away—but you can try.
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Americas: Why Your Conference Needs a Code of Conduct  
Today’s sexual harassment headlines underline the need to have a policy in place for when attendees behave badly.
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• 3 mega-design trends to watch for in 2018  (Source: Hotel Management)

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