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JW Marriott opening Venice hotel

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, part of Bethesda-based Marriott International, will open its first European resort in March on a private island in Venice, Italy, the company announced. The 266-room property will be housed in buildings refurbished by the Italian ...

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Marriott earnings beat forecast

Marriott International, the Bethesda-based hotel company, on Tuesday reported a 20 percent increase in net income for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. Marriott’s net income totaled $192 million, or 65 cents per diluted share, compared with $160 million and ...

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FCC fines Marriott for blocking hotspots

(Bloomberg) Marriott International Inc., the Bethesda-based hotel company, was fined $600,000 by the Federal Communications Commission for blocking hotel customers from connecting to the Internet on personal Wi-Fi networks in order to force them to pay for the hotel’s networks. ...

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Marriott producing shows

Marriott International Inc., of Bethesda, the global hotel company, announced it has formed a studio to produce and distribute video and other content across digital, TV and other platforms. Karin Timpone, Marriott’s global marketing officer, said in a statement: “The ...

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Marriott adds 2 Autograph hotels

Marriott International Inc., the Bethesda-based hotel company, on Tuesday announced it will expand its Autograph Collection portfolio in Europe with properties in Zurich, Switzerland and Barcelona, Spain. They are scheduled to open next year. The Kameha Grand Zurich will have ...

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Marriott profits up by 7 percent

Bethesda-based Marriott International Inc. earned net income of $192 million, or 64 cents per diluted share, during the second quarter of this year, the hotel company announced Tuesday. That’s a 7.3 percent increase over the second quarter of last year, ...

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JW Marriott offers spa for the time-crunched

JW Marriott, part of Bethesda-based Marriott International’s luxury hotel portfolio, will unveil its first Spa by JW in Houston next month, with 20 more scheduled for JW Marriott properties. The new spas will offer “luxurious yet purposeful” services, the company ...

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