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InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to welcome inaugural World Spa Awards

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InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort to welcome inaugural World Spa Awards

World Spa Awards has revealed InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort will host its inaugural Gala Ceremony. The hotel, considered one of the finest in Vietnam, will welcome leaders from the global spa industry on September 14th, 2015. Embedded in the mythical hills of Monkey Mountain in the heart of the Son Tra Peninsula nature reserve, the five-star InterContinental Danang Sun Peninsula Resort is a work of art as much as a resort. → Read More

Boeing names new Middle East president

Boeing names new Middle East president

Boeing has named Bernie Dunn president of Boeing Middle East. Dunn will be based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE) and report to Marc Allen, president of Boeing International. The change is effective immediately. → Read More

Courtyard by Marriott set to open in Jamaica

Courtyard by Marriott set to open in Jamaica

Marriott International has revealed plans to open the first Courtyard by Marriott brand hotel in Kingston, Jamaica. The 129-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel, scheduled to open in the third quarter of 2015, will be located 19km from the Norman Manley International Airport and close to the city’s best dining and shopping. → Read More

IHG opens Intercontinental Dubai Marina

IHG opens Intercontinental Dubai Marina

IHG has opened its fourth Intercontinental property in the United Arab Emirates.The Intercontinental Dubai Marina, which forms part of the Bay Central development, features 132 guestrooms and 196 fully-serviced residential suites. → Read More

Emirates adds daily service to Orlando

Emirates adds daily service to Orlando

Emirates is commencing a daily service to Orlando, Florida from 1st September 2015. The route will be served by a US-built Boeing 777-200LR with eight First Class suites, 42 Business Class lie-flat beds and 216 Economy Class seats. → Read More

Sabre appoints Fullmer as GM of Americas

Sabre appoints Fullmer as GM of Americas

Sabre Corporation has appointed Jeff Fullmer as Vice President and Regional General Manager of the Americas for the company’s Airline Solutions business. → Read More

Holiday Inn plans fourth hotel in Colombia

Holiday Inn plans fourth hotel in Colombia

InterContinental Hotels Group is opening the Holiday Inn Cúcuta hotel. The new build, 98-room hotel is IHG’s first property in the city of Cúcuta and the fourth Holiday Inn hotel in Colombia. → Read More

AMEX president dies on plane

AMEX president dies on plane

The president of American Express collapsed and died on the way home from a business trip Friday. Edward Gilligan, 55 years old, was traveling on a corporate plane returning to New York from a trip to Tokyo when he fell ill, according to reports. → Read More

Austrian Airlines sets date for Manchester arrival

Austrian Airlines sets date for Manchester arrival

Austrian Airlines will join the other carriers of the Lufthansa Airline Group at Manchester with the start of a new daily service to Vienna on September 10th, 2015. In addition to providing a point to point service to one of Europe’s most frequently visited cities, the new flight also completes access for the Lufthansa Group’s customers in the north of England to the 360 degree onward connection offering across the airline group worldwide network. → Read More

Heaney takes up financial reigns at Carnival

Heaney takes up financial reigns at Carnival

James Heaney, an experienced financial executive with more than 25 years in the cruise and hospitality industries, has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer for Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line, the world’s largest cruise operator. In this capacity, Heaney will be responsible for all of the company’s financial, accounting and information technology functions. → Read More

Emirates set to fly into Bologna, Italy, from November

Emirates set to fly into Bologna, Italy, from November

Emirates will launch a daily service to Bologna, Italy, from its base in Dubai on November 3rd, 2015. The capital of the Emilia-Romagna region, Bologna will be Emirates’ fourth Italian destination bringing Emirates’ weekly flights to Italy to 56. Set to be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER in a three class configuration, Emirates will offer the only long-haul wide-bodied service to and from Bologna. → Read More

Hilton expands into Yunnan, China, with latest opening

Hilton expands into Yunnan, China, with latest opening

Hilton Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake, bringing Hilton’s world-class hospitality to picturesque Yunnan Province for the first time. Owned by Yunnan Metropolitan City Investment Group and managed by Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake is located on the northeast coast of landmark destination Fuxian Lake. → Read More

Flight Centre hosts VIP ‘Suitcase Party’ at Shangri-La London

Flight Centre hosts VIP ‘Suitcase Party’ at Shangri-La London

Flight Centre has hosted an exclusive ‘Suitcase Party’ last night at the Shangri-La Hotel in The Shard. Organised in partnership with Destination New South Wales and Qantas, the invite-only event welcomed 100 VIP guests and loyal customers enjoy an evening of glamour complete with a Champagne reception and stunning views of the London skyline. → Read More

Marriott unveils continued growth plans across Middle East

Marriott unveils continued growth plans across Middle East

Marriott International has set the stage for significant and ambitious growth within the Middle East and Africa region according to its president and chief executive officer, Arne Sorenson. Visiting Dubai, Sorenson outlined regional growth plans that anticipate growth of the company’s MEA portfolio to over 240 properties by 2020, with plans to add roughly 80 properties and almost 16,500 rooms. → Read More

Vietjet launches new flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Taipei

Vietjet launches new flights from Ho Chi Minh City to Taipei

Vietjet has announced that it will increase the frequency of its service between Ho Chi Minh City and Taipei. The new flights will take off on June 18th 2015. From five return flights a week, the airline will now increase it to operate on a daily basis to meet flourishing demand from business and leisure travellers on this route. → Read More

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