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Children make hamburgers as they play the roles of hamburger shop clerks during their work experience activities atTokyo's KidZania. (Photo by Kiyoshi Ota/Getty Images)
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Children to earn currency ‘working’ at theme park

Spirit revamp starts to pay off

Pubs group sets aside £75m to fund expansion of estate

Whitbread to take Premier Inn to Germany

Hospitality group buys Frankfurt hotel and plans further expansion

Intercontinental hotel in San Francisco

IHG’s US hotels deliver strong quarter

Slow growth in China was one dampener on upbeat results

World Cup drives revenues at William Hill

Bookmaker lifts operating profits 89% in third quarter

RBS takes a gamble on P2P lending

P2P concept is untested in anything other than an environment of ultra-low interest rates

Airports sue RAF Northolt over expansion

London’s military base is moving into civilian business

Greene King tops up Spirit offer

Proposed deal would create UK’s largest pubs group

The new wembley stadium this afternoon, the day before the cup final.

Too many international wet Wednesdays

The expansion of some fixtures is starting to discredit the beautiful game

One Nine Elms development in London built by Wanda

Wanda aims beyond China with expansion

Commercial property developer targets annual turnover of $100bn

Tune Group to invest £200m in UK budget hotels

AirAsia entrepreneur commits to 25 new hotels by end of decade

Accor seeks bigger slice of digital pie

Hotel group challenges online travel agents

Labour makes pitch to angry football fans

Supporters’ trusts to be offered seats on boards of their clubs boosts sports-betting margin

Gambling operator absorbs 25% fall in poker revenues

Rangers and Daniel Stewart show Aim risks

Troubles are mounting for the club and its financial adviser

India’s newest league set to kick-off

Latest attempt to relaunch football into one of its largest untapped global markets

‘Logo fatigue’ curbs the bling binge

Consumers’ shifting tastes weigh heavily on sale of luxury groups

Uber to cut ride-share fares to beat ban

Taxi app group to eliminate profit element from service

Net worth: how teams score financially

Virtual football table monitors clubs’ financial performance

Travel groups resigned to Ebola impact

Airlines and tour operators fear damage to industry


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