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Hotels face headwinds in H2 despite growth in visitor arrivals

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

SLOWDOWN: One trend is that the growth in number of tourists from China has slowed since April. China is Singapore’s biggest source market for visitors. 924 more words

Money Matters

Volkswagen to pay US dealers $1.2 billion over emissions scandal

SAN FRANCISCO – Volkswagen has agreed to pay its U.S. dealers up to $1.2 billion USD to compensate them for losses they said they suffered as a result of the company’s emissions cheating scandal. 127 more words


Subaru recalls 593,000 cars

Richmond, Va. (WRIC) — About 593,000 Subaru cars are under a recall because the wiper motors can overheat, increasing the risk of a fire.

Certain Legacy and Outback cars with model years 2010 to 2014 are included in the recall. 48 more words


Mother sues JetBlue airline after 5-year-old son sent to wrong city

NEW YORK – A woman has filed a lawsuit against JetBlue Airways for mixing up her 5-year-old son with another boy and flying him to the wrong city. 259 more words


High pressure door-to-door sales in Winnipeg almost leave one woman in the hole for thousands

WINNIPEG — What one Winnipeg family calls a high pressure door-to-door sale of a furnace almost cost Kim Mills four times what experts say it should have. 415 more words


Be a conscientious consumer

Another way to help out animals is to be more aware of what you are purchasing.

An obvious way to help animals with what you purchase is to not purchase leather goods. 562 more words


Montreal just weeks away from congestion chaos

The traffic complications¬†that many drivers face as they head into Montreal could be nothing next to what’s on the horizon¬†in the coming weeks. 305 more words