Meteorologists warn of ‘above-average rainfall’ during busy travel period in California

ational Weather Service meteorologists are eyeing a period of significant rainfall starting next week and persisting throughout the remainder of the month as a storm system makes its way toward the California coastline; the storm could lead to wet conditions in and around the Bay Area that may impede on holiday travel.  The data comes from the climate prediction center’s…

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DBusiness Daily Update: USA Today Puts Meadow Brook Hall Among the Nation’s Top Historic Holiday Home Tours, and More

Our roundup of the latest news from metro Detroit and Michigan businesses as well as announcements from government agencies. To share a business or nonprofit story, please send us a message. USA Today Puts Meadow Brook Hall Among the Nation’s Top Historic Holiday Home Tours Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester has earned fourth place in USA Today’s 2023…

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Singapore Airlines to boost Manchester-Houston route – Business Traveller

Singapore Airlines has announced plans to increase its Manchester-Houston route next year. The fifth freedom service (which routes Singapore-Manchester-Houston) originally launched in 2016, before being suspended during the Covid-19 pandemic and then reinstated in late 2021. It currently operates three-times-weekly, but will increase to five flights per week from 31 March, 2024. Scotland-based travellers can…

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Dushan Zaric brings his international masterclass to India

India is about to witness an extraordinary wave of mixology excellence as Dushan Zaric, the Founder of the renowned New York bar – Employee’s Only, brings his legendary International Masterclass to India for the first time only at Elephant & Co. Pioneering this remarkable event is “Cocktails of Tomorrow,” a recently launched cocktail consultancy company…

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Latin America-Caribbean region will be first to surpass 2019 air passenger levels – Business Traveller

Airports Council International (ACI World) has published its latest quarterly air travel outlook, with global passenger volumes expected fall just short of 2019 levels this year. The council now forecasts that global traffic will reach 8.6 billion passengers in 2023 – 94.2 per cent of pre-pandemic levels. But 2024 is expected to be “a milestone…

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Accor opens Raffles hotel in London’s Whitehall – Business Traveller

The restoration project has retained many of the original design elements of the building, including hand-laid mosaic floors, oak panelling, magnificent chandeliers and a centrepiece marble staircase. The opening of Raffles London at The OWO follows the long-awaited unveiling of The Peninsula London earlier this month, situated on Grosvenor Place in Belgravia, overlooking Wellington Arch…

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