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Preferred Hotels rolls out new website

Preferred Hotels rolls out new website

With careful consideration to the balance of form and function, the new visual forward, fully-responsive website has been deftly designed to draw more qualified traffic and make a quick, impactful connection between travellers and the brand’s global portfolio of 700 independent hotels worldwide.

LVMH to acquire Belmond in US$3.2b deal

LVMH to acquire Belmond in US$3.2b deal

Luxury retailer Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has reached a deal to acquire Belmond, owners, part-owners or managers of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, train and river cruise properties around the world.

Anantara Quy Nhon Villas opens in Vietnam

Anantara Quy Nhon Villas opens in Vietnam

Located in a bay on the south-central coastline, Anantara Quy Nhon includes private infinity-style pools for each villa, in-room villa host services and unique spa offerings, plus a range of indigenous guest experiences that showcase this hidden gem within Vietnam.

Chitrakorn to lead Mantra Samui Resort, Thailand

Chitrakorn to lead Mantra Samui Resort, Thailand

Chaivaree Chitrakorn, who has spent most of her career with Cathay Pacific Airways in Hong Kong, has relocated to her homeland last year to join Louis T Collection and has assumed a new position at Mantra Samui Resort.

Rosewood Taipei under development for 2024 opening in Taiwan

Rosewood Taipei under development for 2024 opening in Taiwan

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Fubon Hospitality Management to manage Rosewood Taipei, set to open in 2024. The new ultra-luxury hotel located in the flourishing cultural and financial hub of Taiwan is an important addition to Rosewood’s expanding footprint in key destinations in Asia Pacific.

Oakwood appoints Moore to EMEA leadership role

Oakwood appoints Moore to EMEA leadership role

With the region experiencing significant market growth, Ken Moore will lead Oakwood’s efforts to scale EMEA operations in order to better serve existing and emerging customer needs, and expand the business throughout the region.