Rail rapid transit needed from Surrey City Centre to Newton: business group

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In the midst of the federal election campaign, the Newton Business Improvement Association (NBIA) is advocating levels of government to bring fixed-rail rapid transit to Surrey’s neighbourhood of Newton.

They are calling for rail-based rapid transit down the King George Boulevard from Surrey City Centre to Newton.

“I am convinced that fixed rapid rail will be the catalyst to revitalization and will transform Newton into a connected, and livable community, making the Newton Town Centre more vibrant, accessible, and competitive,” said Philip Aguirre, the executive director of the NBIA.

“Surrey’s most populous town centre will ignite investment and transform Newton

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Delhi Development Authority plans international business and industrial hub in Dwarka | Latest News Delhi

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The Delhi Development Authority plans to develop an international business and industrial hub at Sectors 24 to 26 in Dwarka, for which it will select a consultant to prepare a detailed layout plan, said officials aware of the development.

The International Business, IT &ITES (Information technology and information technology enabled services) and commercial and industrial (non-polluting) hub will be very close to the Centre’s India International Convention and Expo Centre, said officials .

A senior DDA official said, “The consultant will have to carry out a detailed study of the area, delineate boundaries of the influence area of the identified

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Recovery of Business Travel – ‘Everybody Talks but Nobody Knows’

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Today, leisure is running well above long-run average at 70 plus percent and business well below at 20%.



Today, leisure is running well above long-run average at 70 plus percent and business well below at 20%.

Part 1: The Case for Complete Recovery of Business Travel

The media, when communicating about the prospects for airlines, aircraft manufactures, the hotels, and vendors that serve these sectors report on the return of business travel to pre-pandemic levels. But nobody knows! It’s reasonable to estimate an upcoming business travel recovery with an abstraction from what occurred after prior recessions,

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Quad-Citians can earn certification in Quad-Cities attractions to promote tourism | Business & Economy

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Hyatt’s Apple Leisure acquisition signals business travel will be off for a long time

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That’s the clear signal being sent by Chicago-based global hotel giant Hyatt, which on Aug. 16 unveiled plans to buy KKR-backed resort operator Apple Leisure Group for $2.7 billion in cash—an amount that Crain’s Danny Ecker notes this week is equivalent to more than a third of Hyatt’s current market cap.

You might know Apple Leisure Group from its splashy ads touting budget-friendly Funjet and last-minute Apple Vacations packages to sunny beach destinations like Acapulco, Nassau and Honolulu, though the company also has operations in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa and the Middle East and partners with airlines including United and

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Hotel and Airline Bookings for Business Travel Resume, Hesitantly

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“I may be optimistic,” he added, “but it is my hope that vaccination progress will increase dramatically over the next 60 to 90 days and that the fourth quarter and early 2022 will still be quite strong.”

Mr. Graf is among the few who believe that hybrid professional events, involving both in-person and virtual attendance, will disappear over the long run. Hybrid events “are not that efficient,” he said. “They’re more expensive and complex than if they’re just virtual or just face to face. And people have virtual fatigue.”

Peter Caputo, Deloitte’s U.S. hospitality sector leader, agreed that networking “is

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