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Marriott International Announces New CEO and President
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Tony and Stephanie are exactly the CEO and President we need as we continue to push forward towards recovery and growth in the years ahead. Marriott International’s Board of Directors announced today
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Outrigger Puts US$80 Million into Brand’s Flagship Property Transformation
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The investment will transform the Outrigger resort into a contemporary beachfront retreat with a focus on wellness. Outrigger Hospitality Group is investing US$80 million in transforming its flagship property 'Outrigger Reef Waikiki
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Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson Passes, Pancreatic Cancer
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Marriott International announces that Arne M. Sorenson, President and CEO, unexpectedly passed away on February 15, 2021. Sorenson had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2019 and on February 2, 2021, Marriott shared
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Accor Goes Keyless with Accor Key
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Accor has announced its 'Accor Key' to enable a contactless experience for guests. This is a new step for Accor  to deliver the very best and most convenient experience for its guests. On
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Accor Plans to Take Faena Group Global
Hospitality Investments
Dubai is slated to be the first international destination for Faena. Accor and Faena partnered in global strategic partnership with a focus on expanding the Faena brand around the globe. Faena is a
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46% Middle East Luxury Travellers Already Planning Their Holiday Abroad
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31% of respondents said they planned to travel twice over the next 12 months and 25% confirmed that they were planning on making at least one overseas trip. The latest data analysis produced
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Marriott Gives Sheraton Hotels & Resort a Brand Facelift
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The new vision for Sheraton features intuitive design, tech-forward experiences and upgrades to everything from guest rooms to F&B. Following Marriott International’s announcement in 2018 of its plans to refresh
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Hyatt Opens First Five UrCove Hotels in China
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UrCove is a hotel brand built specifically to meet Chinese travelers’ preferences UrCove, the new hospitality brand developed under a joint venture between Hyatt and BTG Homeinns Hotel Group affiliates, opened its first
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Marriott International Expects to Open Nearly 100 Properties in Asia Pacific in 2021
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Greater China has led the global recovery to date, and Marriott expects to soon celebrate its 400th hotel in Greater China. Marriott International opened 75 Properties in the Asia Pacific region last year,
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Accor to Open 25hours in Sydney
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25hours Sydney is the second 25hours Hotel to be announced in Australia, after plans for 25hours Melbourne were revealed last year. Accor joined hands with Sydney developer Central Element and property investor Boston
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Marriott Signs World's Largest Hotel-Branded Residential Project
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The project would add close to 4,200 residential and 'officetel' (office-hotel) units in Vietnam. Marriott International has announced an agreement with Vietnam-based real estate firm Masterise Homes to develop a dual-branded residential
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Minor Gets a Taste for Branded Residences  - 'Avadina Hills by Anantara'
Hospitality Investments
'Avadina Hills by Anantara' pricing starts from USD 9.7 million After having successfully developed Anantara Residences, Minor has now announced a new development under 'Avadina Hills by Anantara'. Avadina Hills by Anantara
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Mövenpick Introduces 'Mövenpick Living' to Extended Stay Segment
Brands
Accor has signed two Mövenpick Living properties in Europe; Istanbul (Turkey) and Disentis (Switzerland). Mövenpick Living has been added into Accor's extended stay segment,  offering all the comfort and privacy of home complemented
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Shangri-La Group Offers Covid-19 Medical Coverage for Guests
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Starting 1 January 2021, international guests staying in Shangri-La’s four hotels in Singapore are covered under COVID-19 insurance. Shangri-La Group will make available emergency  medical coverage of up to SGD 250,000
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