Hilton Signs 120 New Hotels in Asia Pacific
With continuous growth, Hilton has signed 120 new hotels in Asia Pacific, taking its total estate to 845 hotels open and under development across the region.Following the opening of several luxury and
Asia Pacific Hotel Construction Up 27.0% in July
STR’s hotel pipeline data for the Asia Pacific region showed 2,109 projects accounting for 470,650 rooms in construction as of July 2019. This represented a 27.0% year-over-year increase in
Marriott Poised to Grow in the All-Inclusive Segment
Responding to consumers’ growing desire around the world for premium, worry-free vacations, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced it is launching an all-inclusive platform to serve this increasingly popular vacation segment. The
JW Marriott Debuts First Marquis Hotel in Shanghai Pudong
Marquis Hotel Shanghai Pudong is making the first JW Marriott Marquis hotel in China. Owned by China’s Luneng Group, this 515-room luxury property is centrally located in the city’s main business
Accor Adds 15 hotels to Singapore Network in a Major Deal with Global Premium Hotels Limited
Already the number one hotel operator in Singapore, Accor announces it will add a further 15 hotels to its network, after inking a deal with Global Premium Hotels Limited (“GPHL”) to franchise 15
First Standard Hotel for Asia Arrives in the Maldives
Standard International has announced its first property in Asia 'The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives' which is located just a short sea plane ride from the capital 'Male'. This 115 villa property is the company’
Recent Study Shows APAC Travelers Aspiring to be Travel Experts
Award-winning guest loyalty program of global travel and hospitality brand Hilton Honors recently conducted a study on APAC Travelers. The research found 80 percent of Asia Pacific travelers their “love of travel is
IHG Opts for Bulk-Size Amenities to Reduce Plastic Waste
IHG® has today announced that its entire hotel estate of almost 843,000 guest rooms will switch to bulk-size bathroom amenities, with the transition to be completed during 2021. This pledge makes IHG
Crowne Plaza Unveils New Global Flagship Properties in the U.S., Europe and China
Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts announces the openings of six flagship hotels in the US, Europe and China by early 2020. These beacons of the Crowne Plaza brand illustrate the global rollout of
Carlton City Hotel Singapore Appoints  Douglas Glen as General Manager
Carlton City Hotel Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of Douglas Glen as General Manager. Bringing with him an incredible track record with over 30 years of extensive leadership and global luxury
Tribute Portfolio Debuts its First Tented Concept Resort in Bintan
Tribute PortfolioTM, Marriott International’s newest collection brand announced the opening of Natra Bintan, located in the exotic hub of Bintan Island, Indonesia’s Riau Archipelago.Natra Bintan, inspired by its Arabic origins
YOTEL Opens First Hotel in Australia
YOTEL today announced its first hotel in Australia: YOTEL Melbourne, slated to open in 2022. The hotel has been signed under a management agreement with Cornerstone Partners Group, an integrated hospitality asset owner
Online Reviews Remain a Trusted Source of Information When Booking Trips
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The global study, conducted in partnership with Ipsos MORI, polled over 23,000 TripAdvisor users across 12 markets on the use of online reviews and their role when booking hotels, restaurants and experiences.
Centara to Open New Beachfront Hotel in  Sriracha
Centara Hotels & Resorts has launched a new seafront hotel in Sriracha. The newly built Centara Sonrisa Residences & Suites Sriracha is the first Centara hotel in Sriracha.The 145 units offer an