• December 4, 2023

Thousands of tourists visit Macau, Hong Kong during Golden Week holidays

[ad_1] HONG KONG, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of visitors have flocked to the Chinese-controlled regions of Macau and Hong Kong since Sept. 29, data shows as China wraps up its Golden Week holiday, although the figures amounted to just about 85% of pre-pandemic levels. In the world’s…

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Drought-hit Panama Canal lets more unbooked ships pass in bid to ease queue

[ad_1] Monrovia NSU CHALLENGER bulk carrier transits the expanded canal through Cocoli Locks at the Panama Canal, on the outskirts of Panama City, Panama April 19, 2023. REUTERS/Aris Martinez/File Photo PANAMA CITY, Aug 10 (Reuters) – The drought-hit Panama Canal has temporarily limited the number of new reserved passage slots…

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Retail traffic data highlights 2022 holiday winners and losers

[ad_1] NEW YORK, Dec 21 (Reuters) – With three days to go before Christmas, retailers across the United States and Europe face a turbulent end to a drawn-out, mostly disappointing holiday shopping season. Friday, Dec. 23, is slated to be the second-busiest U.S. shopping day of this year behind Black…

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