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Best hotels for business travelers in Asia-Pacific
Business

Best hotels for business travelers in Asia-Pacific

Business travelers are on the road again. So there's no better time for CNBC Travel to name the best hotels for business travel across Asia-Pacific.CNBC joined with the market and consumer data firm Statista to produce rankings of the "Best Hotels for Business Travelers." A second list of rankings for hotels in Europe and the Middle East will be published next month.In total, we analyzed more than 10,000 four- and five-star hotels in 117 locations to produce a list corporate travelers can trust. We did this using a three-step process:Asking business travelers and hotel industry professionals to answer a CNBC reader survey which ran from May 3 to June 7, 2022.Reviewing more than 1 million hotel data points, which included objective information (location, business facilities, food, leisur...
Edna Sheppard: Meet the 100-year-old fitness fanatic who still does up to five gym classes a week
Fitness

Edna Sheppard: Meet the 100-year-old fitness fanatic who still does up to five gym classes a week

Edna Sheppard is an inspiring 100-year-old fitness fanatic who goes to the gym three times a week - proving that age truly is just a number. The great-grandmother has been a loyal member of the Broadmeadows Aquatic and Leisure Centre in Melbourne's north for 40 years.Despite her age, Edna can do full push-ups, sit-ups, planks, barbell squats and workouts while holding 5kg weights in each hand. 'I do enjoy exercising, it makes me feel good and it's important to keep the body moving,' Edna told FEMAIL.Scroll down for video Beloved Melbourne great-grandmother Edna Sheppard (pictured) has been a loyal member of the Broadmeadows Aquatic and Leisure Centre in Melbourne's north for 40 years and participates in up to five gym classes every week Despite her age, Edna can do full ...