The Conversation: Branding from an Owner’s Point of View
Last month, invited brands to talk about just how important branding is (See Here). One of the comments we had in response was that “marketing and branding people care far more
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Pragma Hospitality to Manage Six Eco Inn Hotels in Thailand
Newly-formed Pragma Hospitality Co., Ltd has signed a management agreement with the Eco Inn Hotel Group to manage an existing portfolio of 6 hotels. This signing of the management agreement serves as a
Avani Hotels and Resorts Continues to Grow in Australia
Avani Hotels & Resorts continues its expansion plans in Australia with the opening of two new residence-style properties; the newly built Avani Melbourne Box Hill Residences and Avani Adelaide Residences. Avani Melbourne Box
Aussie Hoteliers Hone China / Asia Strategy as Market Shifts from Groups to Affluent FIT's
In the wake of the 2019 Melbourne Cup, many Australian hoteliers were back to business as usual on the 7th of November, as they attended's first official Australian event which took
What Wellness & Spas Forget When it Comes to Breasts
If you have breasts you will know how sensitive they can be. And if you don’t have breasts, you’ll just have to imagine how sensitive they are. Breasts are made of
Travel Costs 30 Years to Present; Now Everyone Can Fly So What’s Next?
When I first came to Thailand more than 20 years ago, it seemed that very few Thais traveled abroad. If they did, it was a once-in-a-lifetime experience, and nothing like the current situation
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Aman Private Jet - Ready for Boarding
Aman has announced the launch of its 'Aman Private Jet' service that will allow present and future Aman junkies to be pampered in a way that only Aman knows how for bespoke short
TripAdvisor and to Provide Outbound Chinese Traveller 
Two of the world’s largest travel companies build China’s top travel planning and booking site, custom-built for Chinese travellers eager to experience the world.Through this strategic partnership, Group
In-Room Bartender - Oakwood's Latest Offer
Hotel Operations
We are familiar with 'Happy-Hours' being part of club benefits, and some hotels and resorts offer Happy Hours as an attraction around prime leisure times, but Oakwood Premier AMTD Singapore has taken this
Swiss-Belhotel International to Open  Four New Hotels in Thailand
Swiss-Belhotel International is currently in advanced negotiations with its partners for four new hotels in three key cities: Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Pattaya. The Hong Kong-based hospitality company, which recently celebrated its 32nd
Avani: Minor Group’s Fast-Growing Star Performer
Avani Hotels & Resorts currently operates 29 properties in Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, and Europe – but don’t take our word for it because the brand’s expansion since inception in
Ovolo Group Expands to Kuta Beach, Bali
Ovolo has today announced the purchase of the Citadines Kuta Beach Bali, the group’s first property outside of Hong Kong and Australia, representing its vision to become a truly global hospitality company
Resorts - A New Investment Trend?
Hospitality Investments
Experience Driven Holidays Drive Resort InvestmentEver since the trend of 'experience-driven' holidays started to really become a 'thing', resort assets have remained a star investment among investors. JLL Hotels & Hospitality's Global Resort
New TripAdvisor Tool Really Can Help Drive Direct Bookings
TripAdvisor has just announced the launch of a new direct booking feature within the existing TripAdvisor Sponsored Placements product, giving business owners premium exposure to those travelers who are ready to book, and