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Suicide bomber hits Afghan guesthouse, killing 14

Kabul, Afghanistan – A powerful suicide bomb attack on Friday struck a guesthouse in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 14 people and injuring up to 90, the Interior Ministry said. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing in Pul-e-Alam, the capital of Logar province, and there is no indication as to why the guesthouse […]

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Several illegal hostels raided after tragic fire in Riga / Article

Following the tragic fire at Riga’s illegal hostel on Merķeļa Street, the city’s building council and city police discovered several other illegal accommodation sites during a raid and ordered their closure, reported Latvian television on April 29. Police searched the homes and workplaces of three people detained on Wednesday in connection with the fire at […]

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British Columbia Business Assistance Grant increased to $ 125 million, extended to hotels and motels

The province is adding $ 75 million in new money to its business assistance grant and expanding it to hotels, motels and short-term accommodation. The province is adding $ 75 million in new money to its business assistance grant and expanding it to hotels, motels and short-term accommodation. “We are adding $ 75 million to […]

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Beaverton company buys several motels in Medford to convert them into housing

MEDFORD, Ore. – A Beaverton-based real estate company is finalizing the purchase of a fourth hotel in Medford, promising to convert the buildings into long-term housing. Some of these sites are currently occupied by people displaced by the September forest fires. Fortify Holdings purchased Inn at the Commons from the Neuman Hotel Group earlier this […]

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British Columbia extends circuit breaker funding to hotels, motels and other short-term accommodation

Hotels, motels and other short-term accommodations in British Columbia are now eligible for the province’s “circuit breaker” funding. The province expanded funding eligibility after new travel restrictions were announced last week. VRBO and Airbnb operators who have registered as a business are also eligible for certain funding. “For many businesses in British Columbia, the next […]

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Discovery Group to open combination of hotels and hostels in Palawan, Siargao

Luxury resort developer Discovery Group is set to roll out a combination of hostels and hotels that will initially be located in famous tourist destinations across the country, two in Palawan and one in Siargao. In a regulatory case, Discovery Hospitality Corp. (DHC) announced the development of its new millennial-focused lifestyle brand Kip & Kin, […]

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Rise in hotel and motel homicides raises concerns for Albuquerque tourism industry

“And it’s something he wants to do, but unfortunately he doesn’t have the manpower to launch it immediately,” he added. As of Friday, the DPA has investigated at least three separate shootings in hotels or motels. One of these shootings was declared homicide. The other two left victims in critical condition. However, according to Gallegos, […]