Moody's Sees Dark Days in Sunshine State as Flagging Tourism Takes Toll
- With Its Main Office Down, Moody's Determinedly Carries On. Wisniewski, Mary // Bond Buyer;10/18/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31246, p7
Reveals that Moody's Investors Service has conducted business as usual since Sept. 12 -- despite still not being able to move back to its headquarters at 99 Church St. near the wreckage of the World Trade Center. Where the company has set temporary space; Locations of other Moody's offices;...
- Moody's: $243M Of Bonds on Review. // American Banker;1/10/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 7, p7
Reports that ratings on some securities backed by commercial mortgages on properties may be cut by Moody's Investors Service Inc. Explains that cuts are due to legal fees and other expenses related to terrorism insurance; Discusses that $243 million of commercial loans in classes from nine...
- Fears Allayed: Another Record Year Possible. // Middle East Monitor: East Med;Aug2002, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p5
Focuses on alleged consequences of the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S. to Turkish tourism. Decline of international air travel; Concerns to a U.S. invasion of Iraq; Uncertainty to a further increase of revenues.
- Tonight we mourn tomorrow we build. // Las Vegas Business Press;12/10/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p4
Editorial. Focuses on the effect of the September 11 terrorist attack on the tourist trade of Nevada. Delay in the construction of an airport in the Ivanpah Valley; Reduction in visitor expenditure and gross domestic product; Impact of the terrorist attack on the airline industry.
- An Agenda for Recovery. Shillinglaw, James // Travel Agent;10/8/2001, Vol. 305 Issue 11, p24
Focuses on the effects of terrorist attacks on travel industry in the United States. Decline in cruise and hotel occupancies; Strategies for reviving the industry; Implementation of tight security measures procedures.
- Westchester seeks new ways to attract tourists. Pagani, Frank // Westchester County Business Journal;1/13/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p11
Focuses on the efforts to recover tourism in Westchester County, New York. Impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on corporate travels; Manifestation of decline in tourist trade through lower hotel occupancy rates; Decision of hotels to offer discounts and special price for corporate...
- Trends in the Region: Convention Center and Airport Debt: Collateral Damage? Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;9/18/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31225, p26
Reports that problems for the tourism and travel industry caused by the terrorist attacks in the U.S. on September 11, 2001 could result in another casualty revenues from hotel and car rental taxes. Threat for the airport and airline revenues; Appointment of task forces by the U.S....
- Tourism spending drops for second straight quarter. // Infomat: A Weekly Review;1/25/2002, p5
Reports on the decline of tourism industry in Canada. Impact of the terrorist attack on the industry; Percentage of the decline; Reduction of spending by foreign travellers.
- Tourism spending down drastically in wake of September 11. // Infomat: A Weekly Review;4/12/2002, p4
Focuses on the effects of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the tourism industry in Canada. Decline in the major spending categories of tourist including transportation and accommodation; Decrease in the number of foreign visitors; Impact of the global economic slowdown on tourism activities.