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Protea deal drives Marriott expansion in Middle East and Africa

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Marriott International’s Middle East and Africa investment and expansion plans are reaping strong rewards as the hotelier reports positive second quarter results. RevPAR excluding Egypt improved seven per cent year-on-year and was driven by occupancy growth of four per cent. Overall, quarter two RevPAR improved by 3.9 per cent for MEA including Egypt. → Read More

Millennium & Copthorne brings Studio M brand to life in Riyadh

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Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Middle East & Africa has unveiled plans to launch its Studio M brand in Riyadh in partnership with Saudi owner Waseel Properties and developer Raseel Properties. The 145-key property is the first Studio M brand in the Middle East and will be centrally located in Riyadh on King Fahd Road and is due to open in quarter two of 2015. → Read More

Jumeirah Carlton Tower unveils new Art Deco ballroom

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Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London has unveiled a stunning transformation of its ballroom which evokes the timeless style and elegance of Art Deco design. Courtesy of Lynne Hunt London, the exquisite new design will exude an atmosphere of rich and refined beauty, making it an even more desirable venue. → Read More

Minor Hotel expands Anantara brand with Sun International deal

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Minor Hotel Group has announced the formation of a new strategic partnership with Sun International to own and operate a collection of eight properties in five African countries. MHG has invested a total of US$ 63.9 million to own a 50 per cent stake in two properties in Zambia and between 37.5 per cent to 80 per cent stakes in six further properties – one each in Botswana and Namibia, along with two properties in Lesotho and Swaziland. → Read More

Final call to vote ahead of World Travel Awards Asia & Australia Gala Ceremony

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Industry insiders, consumers and stakeholders in the regional travel sectors are being urged to cast their ballots ahead of the deadline for votes at the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2014. The ceremony will take place at The Oberoi, New Delhi, India, on October 10th, with voting scheduled to close on August 24th. → Read More

Marriott International to expand in Belarus with second Minsk property

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Marriott International is expanding in Belarus with plans to open a second hotel in the country. The 220-room Marriott Minsk Hotel is expected to open in early 2015 and will operate under a franchise agreement with Vienna International Hotelmanagement. → Read More

Holiday Inn Express hotel opens in Tegucigalpa, Honduras

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InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the opening of the new-build, 108-room Holiday Inn Express hotel in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The hotel is located in the heart of the Tegucigalpa’s new financial and commercial district of Plaza San Rafael, and near the country’s major financial institutions, including BAC Honduras, Banco Davivienda and the Central American Bank for Economic Integration. → Read More

Pan Pacific coming to London following property purchase

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Pan Pacific is planning to open its first property in the UK, with parent UOL Group snapping up a prime site in central London. UOL Group purchased the Heron Plaza site in Bishopsgate, in the City of London, for £97 million. Previously owned by property investment firm Heron International, the site already has permission for a 43-storey building. → Read More

Starwood set to debut St Regis brand in Kazakhstan

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts will debut the St. Regis brand in Kazakhstan’s lively capital city with the opening of The St. Regis Astana and The Residences at The St. Regis Astana. Developed by MG Development, the project is scheduled to open in 2017, underscoring Starwood’s strategy to open the best hotels in emerging markets. → Read More

Jumeirah Group launches mobile careers site

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Jumeirah Group has launched a mobile careers site to enhance the recruitment process, making it easier for candidates to apply for jobs on mobile devices. As the world increasingly relies on digital platforms and the talent acquisition landscape changes, Jumeirah Group’s career website started to attract a significant share of traffic from candidates using mobile devices. → Read More

Ritz-Carlton Company plans first golf resort in China

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The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has unveiled plans for its first golf resort in China when The Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills opens in late 2015 on the island of Hainan. Adding to the brand’s growing portfolio of luxury hotels and resorts in China, The Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills will be located in Haikou, the capital of Hainan Province. → Read More

King takes over global sales role with Marriott Signature Brands

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Marriott International has named Brian King global officer, Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales. In his new role, King will be responsible for leading the Marriott Signature Brands and brand marketing teams, as well as leading the global sales organisation. → Read More

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