• Marriott CEO says US govt restricting travel

Security restrictions imposed since the 9/11 attacks have made the US unwelcoming to foreign visitors, Marriott International chairman and CEO JW Marriott Jr has said.

He added that the government also failed to adequately promote travel and tourism. "Right now I don’t see either party jumping on board and waving the flag for tourism," said Marriott.

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