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Mary Phillips, General Manager, Jamaica Inn @ ITB Berlin 2012

Mary Phillips, General Manager, Jamaica Inn @ ITB Berlin 2012

10 March 2012 Videos

Mary Phillips Jamaica Inn’s general manager talks to BTN about the recent opening of Cottage 7, which is expected to become the second flagship of the property. The quirky new cottage, which sits on two floors, adds a new contemporary twist to the property while maintaining the tradition of the 1950s resort.

UNWTO expects one billion arrivals in 2012

UNWTO expects one billion arrivals in 2012

10 March 2012 Focus

With international tourist arrivals expected to reach one billion a year by the end of 2012, Breaking Travel News catches up with Taleb Rifai, UNWTO secretary general, to find out what is on the agenda for the organisation this year.

Sabre launches app marketplace

Sabre launches app marketplace

9 March 2012 Travel Technology News

Sabre Travel Network has opened the virtual doors to its Sabre Red App Centre, an online marketplace that connects travel buyers, including travel agencies, travel management companies and leisure operators, with application providers from around the world.

Mövenpick boosts presence in Egypt

Mövenpick boosts presence in Egypt

8 March 2012 Hotel News

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has underlined its commitment to Egypt by adding Mövenpick Resort Hurghada, Mövenpick Resort Abu Soma and Mövenpick Resort Sharm El Sheikh in Naama Bay to its existing portfolio of four properties on the country’s Red Sea coastline. The upscale hotel group has also strengthened its presence on the Nile with four new cruisers and one sail boat. The news was revealed at ITB Berlin.