Dusit International News

Suphajee Suthumpun, chief executive, Dusit International

Suphajee Suthumpun, chief executive, Dusit International

8 March 2019 Videos

Breaking Travel News speaks to Suphajee Suthumpun, chief executive of Thailand-based hospitality brand Dusit International, during ITB Berlin. She tells editor Chris O’Toole about the growing importance of China to the company and how renovation work will improve flagship property, Dusit Thani Bangkok.

dusitD2 Nairobi moves toward reopening following terror attack

dusitD2 Nairobi moves toward reopening following terror attack

7 February 2019 Hotel News

Dusit International has announced it will reopen the dusitD2 Nairobi hotel following a terror attack that claimed the lives of 21 people. dusitD2 Nairobi, which has been temporarily closed since the incident, is located at the far end of the project in a private location away from the main entrance.

dusitD2 Nairobi attacked by al-Shabab militants

dusitD2 Nairobi attacked by al-Shabab militants

16 January 2019 Hotel News

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”. 

Dusit Thani acquires Elite Havens in $15m deal

Dusit Thani acquires Elite Havens in $15m deal

11 September 2018 Hotel News

Dusit Thani has expanded into the high-end vacation rental market through the full acquisition of Elite Havens, a provider of holiday lets in Asia. Following its strategy for balance, diversification and expansion, Dusit has been actively enhancing its operations with investments in new market segments.

Dusit appoints new general manager to two properties

Dusit appoints new general manager to two properties

3 August 2018 Hotel News

Dusit International has appointed two new general managers to its senior leadership team – Patrice Landrein at the recently opened Dusit Princess Moonrise Beach Resort, Phu Quoc, Vietnam, and Maher Abou-Tacca at the upcoming dusitD2 City Centre, Bahrain.