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Jumeirah to Manage 5 Star Hotel in Bangkok

Jumeirah to Manage 5 Star Hotel in Bangkok

28 January 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Jumeirah Group, the Dubai-based luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, has been appointed by Country Group (Thailand) to manage a luxury hotel in the heart of Bangkok.

World Travel Awards goes mobile

World Travel Awards goes mobile

28 January 2010 Travel Technology News

World Travel Awards has teamed up with leading mobile web development company, World Mobi, to create a state-of-the-art mobile site, worldtravelawards.mobi. The innovative mobile site provides mobile users with everything they need to know about WTA – all live, using just their mobile handset.

London’s Grosvenor House to be sold

London’s Grosvenor House to be sold

18 January 2010 Hotel News

The “For Sale” sign is going up on London’s iconic Grosvenor House Hotel following a sharp rebound in the capital’s commercial property sector. Its owner, government-funded Royal Bank of Scotland, is hoping to raise £600-£700m in a bid to rebuild its balance sheet.

Is your travel product world class?

Is your travel product world class?

15 January 2010 Tourism News

The World Travel Awards has opened its self nomination process for its 2010 Grand Tour, inviting leading organisations to enter themselves in the most prestigious awards in the travel industry.

Malaysia’s ultimate private hideaway

Malaysia’s ultimate private hideaway

30 December 2009 Focus

The Sheraton Langkawi Beach combines the overwhelming beauty of a Malaysian island paradise with the ultimate in sumptuous hospitality. It has just scooped “Malaysia’s Leading Resort” at the 2009 World Travel Awards, so what can we expect in 2010?

Meet the man behind the world’s best airline: James Hogan, Etihad Airways

Meet the man behind the world’s best airline: James Hogan, Etihad Airways

18 December 2009 Focus

Etihad Airways is on a roll, having won “World’s Leading Airline” at the World Travel Awards 2009 Grand Final, capping a year in which it has continued to expand its network at a relentless pace. BTN met its chief executive, James Hogan, to find out more about the man behind the world’s leading airline, and what he has planned for 2010.