Hampton, Matthew
October 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);10/16/2009, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports that the travel industry thinks that despite signs of the end of the recession, its effects will be felt for two more years. Holiday Group chief executive Steve Endacott said that the biggest problem is that the hotels are going out of business. Simon Brookes of British Airways painted a bleak picture after it has incurred a loss of 401 million pounds this year. Moreover, general elections in Great Britain and the football World Cup will also affect the hospitality industry.


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