Articles tagged “u.s. government”

Tourism

Cuba Wonders If Biden Will Loosen Rules on U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba

The Trump Administration banned most Americans from making leisure trips to the Caribbean island. Travel companies such as Carnival will watch whether the Biden Administration reverts to Obama-era policies. Some policy experts predict change will come slowly.

Cuba Wonders If Biden Will Loosen Rules on U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba

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U.S. Needs to Tighten Oversight of How Airlines Use Facial Recognition Data: New Government Report

Facial recognition tech divides people. They say either that it's faster and contactless, or that it invades people's privacy. But questions about data security matter, too.

U.S. Needs to Tighten Oversight of How Airlines Use Facial Recognition Data: New Government Report

Online Travel

Expedia Settles With U.S. Government Over Cuba Travel Allegations

Although Expedia cooperated, it looks like the U.S. government is determined to crack down on Cuba travel violations. Given the recent changes — and the current administration's rhetoric — we should probably expect closer scrutiny in the future.

Expedia Settles With U.S. Government Over Cuba Travel Allegations

Tourism

All U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba Is Banned by Trump Administration

Trump has been threatening to reverse Obama's engagement with Cuba for a while, and Tuesday's travel ban to the island certainly reinforces the view that he is the Anti-Tourism President.

All U.S. Leisure Travel to Cuba Is Banned by Trump Administration

Online Travel

SoftBank May Lose Uber Board Seats After U.S. Security Review

It doesn’t look good for SoftBank. The U.S. Committee on Foreign Investment has immense power under President Trump and has been cracking down on foreign investment. This puts overseas investors in a very uncertain position, which could lead to fewer international business deals.

SoftBank May Lose Uber Board Seats After U.S. Security Review