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Islamabad Radisson ready for 2009

Carlson Hotels has expanded its hotel portfolio across the Asia Pacific region with the development of the Radisson Hotel Islamabad Civic Centre.The 171-room hotel will be located in Islamabad’s popular shopping district, G-6 Markaz, and is slated to open in February 2009.

The Radisson Hotel Civic Centre Islamabad is being developed by Total Hospitality Management (Private) Limited and is centrally located at the G-6 Markaz, close to official state buildings and consulates, residential apartments, corporate offices, as well as a wide range of retail and entertainment outlets.

The Radisson Hotel Civic Centre Islamabad will feature a range of facilities and services, including a spa, health club, beauty parlour and swimming pool, as well as a range of conference rooms and a business centre. The hotel will have two specialty restaurants, a coffee shop and an executive lounge.

“The introduction of the Radisson brand into the market emphasizes the growth of the hospitality industry, particularly in Islamabad and Pakistan in general. Total Hospitality Management is proud to partner with Carlson Hotels Worldwide to bring the Radisson brand to the country’s capital” said Mr. Nisar Abdulaziz Alraee, Chairman & Chief Executive of Total Hospitality Management. “We believe this partnership will lead to further growth opportunities for both companies, as Islamabad’s unique combination of modernity and tradition, evident in its architecture and people, will draw both business and leisure travellers.”