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Brown takes over leadership of Marriott in Europe

Brown takes over leadership of Marriott in Europe

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Marriott International has announced that Liam Brown will take on the role of president and managing director of Europe, a division within Marriott International that encompasses the United Kingdom, Ireland and continental Europe.

Vietjet launches new Hanoi-Osaka flights

Vietjet launches new Hanoi-Osaka flights

Vietjet has officially welcomed its first flight connecting Hanoi and Osaka, Japan, at Kansai International Airport. The latest route for the airline connects the two cities of culture and tourism while meeting the travelling demands of both tourists and locals.

Record passenger numbers for London airports

Record passenger numbers for London airports

Heathrow has reported strong passenger growth for October, up 4.4 per cent on the same month last year. At the same time, London Gatwick has announced that the airport has achieved over four million passengers in the month of October for the first time ever.

Generator launches new GenFriends app to travellers

Generator launches new GenFriends app to travellers

The app will offer exciting features such as exclusive deals and discounts on accommodation and food and beverage across all 14 Generator properties, room access capabilities, as well as a new social networking platform for like-minded guests to connect with while staying at Generator properties.

Meliá Hotels sees revenues fall over summer

Meliá Hotels sees revenues fall over summer

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The company generated revenues of €1,414 million up to September, lower than in the same period in 2017 due to the significant number of hotels under renovation and in the process of opening throughout the year.