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Accor plans three new hotels in Myanmar

Accor plans three new hotels in Myanmar

16 March 2013 Hotel News

Accor is developing three newly built hotels in Myanmar – an MGallery hotel in Naypyidaw, Novotel Yangon Max, and Novotel Mandalay Mingalar – representing the group’s 18th market in the region.

Accor announces signing of two hotels in Bangladesh

Accor announces signing of two hotels in Bangladesh

6 November 2012 Press Release Hotel News

Accor, the world’s leading hotel operator, announces that it will enter Bangladesh, the Group’s 17th market in Asia-Pacific. Accor will open two properties in the country under management contracts – Novotel Dhaka Gulshan Avenue in the country’s capital and Novotel Chittagong.

Accor completes Motel 6 sale to Blackstone

Accor completes Motel 6 sale to Blackstone

4 October 2012 Hotel News

Accor has announced the completion of the sale of its Motel 6/Studio 6 hotels in North America to an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners. The deal is worth approximately $1.9 billion and will allow the French hotel giant to reduce its adjusted net debt by €780m.

Accor opens first Pullman Hotel in the UK

Accor opens first Pullman Hotel in the UK

23 September 2012 Hotel News

Hotel operator Accor is expanding its brand portfolio in the UK with the opening its first Pullman branded property in London this month following a complete refurbishment. The 312-room property features panoramic views of the London skyline, and a restaurant and bar named Golden Arrow, plus meetings facilities.

Accor revolutionizes economy-hotel codes and gives ibis a head start

Accor revolutionizes economy-hotel codes and gives ibis a head start

21 September 2012 Press Release Hotel News

One year after announcing its economy-hotel ‘Big-Bang’, Accor has unveiled the full scope of the ibis revolution, which it has rolled out simultaneously in 56 countries, in record time. This project involved reviewing economy hotel codes in depth, renewing more than 100,000 beds, honing an all new concept for its public areas, and briskly installing the new ibis, ibis Styles and ibis budget banners.