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PRCO to handle public relations for Rocco Forte Hotels

PRCO to handle public relations for Rocco Forte Hotels

PRCO has announced its appointment as the UK public relations representatives for Rocco Forte Hotels. The brand boasts a portfolio of 11 landmark hotels and resorts in iconic destinations, with a further five new openings in the pipeline.

Generator take on Hills Balfour in Europe

Generator take on Hills Balfour in Europe

Generator has appointed London-based travel representation and PR consultancy Hills Balfour to manage its European PR strategy. Hills Balfour’s pan-European remit includes maintaining strong media relations, operating a robust press office and developing several creative concepts.

Marriott unveils new Bonvoy loyalty scheme

Marriott unveils new Bonvoy loyalty scheme

Marriott International has unveiled Marriott Bonvoy, the new loyalty brand replacing the current loyalty brands – Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest.

dusitD2 Nairobi attacked by al-Shabab militants

dusitD2 Nairobi attacked by al-Shabab militants

At least 14 people have been killed following an attack on the dusitD2 hotel complex in Kenyan capital Nairobi. Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta said the attackers, believed to be from Somalia-based militant group al-Shabab, had now been “eliminated”.

Bless Hotel Madrid sees brand debut in Spain

Bless Hotel Madrid sees brand debut in Spain

The hotel becomes the first to open under the Bless Collection Hotels brand from Palladium Hotel Group. Further hotels will be rolled out in cosmopolitan cities and international beachfront destinations starting with Ibiza this summer.

Cheval Blanc St-Tropez to open to guests in May

Cheval Blanc St-Tropez to open to guests in May

Cheval Blanc St-Tropez has been designed with the goal of embodying the unique lifestyle of the French Riviera, modern and refined, while maintaining authentic charm and human scale, much like a home to create a sense of intimacy and discretion.

Fusion Resort Cam Ranh launches new luxury hideaway

Fusion Resort Cam Ranh launches new luxury hideaway

The secluded extension of the all-spa-inclusive property on Vietnam’s south-central coast features 50 all-new one-bedroom villas, a spacious outdoor pool (the largest on the property), a poolside restaurant, gym and yoga studio, an outdoor tennis court, and a yoga pavilion.