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Roommates Started a Side Hustle With $4k and Made Over $500k
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Roommates Started a Side Hustle With $4k and Made Over $500k

This Side Hustle Spotlight Q&A features Rachael Leina’ala Soares and Heather Aiu, co-founders of ALOHA Collection, which carries “versatile bags and pouches designed for everyday use.” Responses have been edited for length and clarity. What was your day job (or other sources of income) when you started your side hustle?Back when we were roommates starting...

EasyJet sees 'positive momentum' going into the summer travel season, CEO says
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EasyJet shares fall on profit miss, CEO departure

EasyJet Plc passenger aircraft on the tarmac at London Southend Airport in Southend-on-Sea, UK, on Friday, May 3, 2024. Bloomberg | Getty Images Shares of EasyJet fell more than 7% on Thursday after the low-cost airline posted a slightly larger-than-expected loss in the first half of the fiscal year and announced the forthcoming departure of...

'Get your act together,' Emirates chairman says on Boeing crisis
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Emirates airline chalks record annual profit as travel demand booms

An Emirates Airlines plane Karim Sahib | AFP | Getty Images DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Dubai-based carrier Emirates airline on Monday reported record annual profit of 17.2 billion dirhams ($4.7 billion) for the 2023-2024 financial year, up 63% from the year prior. The flag carrying airline of the UAE’s glitzy commercial capital has enjoyed...

Viking prices IPO at $24 per share
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Cruise line company trading on NYSE

Aerial view of the Viking Jupiter cruise ship anchored in the port of Montevideo, on January 5, 2022.  Ivan Pisarenko | AFP | Getty Images Viking is not your typical cruise operator. On board its smaller, upscale vessels, you won’t find any kids. In fact, the cruise line doesn’t hide the fact that it is...

Laid Off From Meta, He Took His Side Hustle to $200k a Year
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Laid Off From Meta, He Took His Side Hustle to $200k a Year

This Side Hustle Spotlight Q&A features Scott Goodfriend, who was working as an executive producer in New York City when he launched Ultimate Food Tours. Goodfriend coordinates food tours all over New York City, “allowing the participants to experience the city’s culinary scene in a whole new light.” Image Credit: Courtesy of Ultimate Food Tours....

What Is the Busiest Airport in The World? Rankings Revealed
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What Is the Busiest Airport in The World? Rankings Revealed

As post-pandemic travel continues to ramp up, airports are booked and busy. In fact, a new report by the Airports Council International released on Monday found that 2023 saw a total global passenger footprint of roughly 8.5 billion people, up 27.2% year-over-year and a recovery rate of 93.8% from pre-pandemic rankings in 2019. The report...

masters 2024 tournament garden gnome shopping
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Masters 2024 Merchandise Is Reselling for Thousands

This article originally appeared on Business Insider. When the Masters golf tournament started this Thursday, those watching on TV were treated to the usual assortment of visuals: lush green grass, immaculate flower beds, and the world’s greatest players putting on a show. But an even fiercer competition will be raging behind the scenes: the battle...

Qantas CEO says its results are back to 'record levels of profitability'
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Qantas delivers record profit, international fleet set to increase

Australia’s Transport Workers’ Union have asked Qantas’ CEO to resign over for “empty promises to frustrated passengers” and “announcing more tactics to silence workers and suppress wages.” Phil Noble | Reuters Australia’s flagship carrier Qantas Airways reported a record annual profit on Thursday as demand for air travel continues to boom post-pandemic, with the airline...

Here are Monday's biggest analyst calls: Apple, Nvidia, Tesla, Amazon, Chevron, Walmart, Adobe & more
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JetBlue (JBLU) earnings Q2 2023

A Jet Blue aircraft takes off from Long Beach Airport in Long Beach, CA. Tim Rue | Bloomberg | Getty Images JetBlue Airways slashed its 2023 outlook and warned of a potential loss in the current quarter as travelers opt for destinations abroad and the carrier grapples with the end of its partnership with American...

Qatar Airlines CEO says the aviation industry will not meet its emissions targets
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Qatar Airways reports record revenues, bolstered by FIFA World Cup

Qatar Airways logo is seen on a plane model. Nurphoto | Nurphoto | Getty Images Qatar Airways announced record annual revenue Thursday after the company’s finances were bolstered by the FIFA World Cup, which was hosted in Qatar last year. Qatar Airways Group reported that passenger revenue was up 100% during its fiscal year 2022/23,...