Posts Tagged by Global economy and business news

Kayak Hotels Group is Growing Product

Kayak Hotels Group to acquire TownePlace Suites, Charlotte University Research Park read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

US Hotel Industry Reports Another Record-Breaking Quarter During Q2 2018

Average daily rate increases 3.0 Percent to US$131.56 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

481 Room Hyatt Regency Milwaukee Hotel Sold

The hotel will undergo a multi-million- dollar renovation focused on upgrading the room product, enhancing the lobby and meeting space, and adding other new and exciting amenities. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hotel Industry Pledges to Provide Training and Education to Build Lasting Careers

AHLA Joins White House for ‘investing in America’s Workforce’ read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Myles joins Yotel as senior vice president of design

Khirstie Gunn Myles joins Yotel with over 20 years of experience managing the development, design and construction of hotels, resorts and residences across the world. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

One&Only Desaru Coast Resort Coming to Malaysia

A 128-acre beachfront development, the resort will include 42 suites, 2 luxury suites and an exclusive 4-bedroom villa, as well as approximately 50 One&Only Private Homes available for purchase. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hoteles City Express Announces 2Q18 Results with Revenue Growth of 16.3% and Operating Income Growth of 28.6%

Total Revenues were $708.8 million, which represents a 16.3% increase with respect to the same quarter in 2017, primarily due to a 11.9% increase in the number of Occupied Room Nights at the Chain level, as well as a 1.7% increase in RevPAR read more […]

The Link Hotel & Hub Opens in Tel Aviv

The LINK has eliminated many procedures typical of traditional hotels: no cash transactions, no reception desk, no bellboys and no concierge. The helpful multi-tasking 24/7 Service Crew operates on an ‘Everyone does everything’ basis. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Kimpton Tokyo Shinjuku Hotel Announced for 2020

The 162-room hotel will feature three inventive meeting spaces that accommodate up to 300 people, a well-equipped wellness studio, and a multi-function chapel. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

AHLA Reacts to NYC Passing Strong Short-term Rental Ordinance

‘We commend New York City’s Council Members and the many local neighborhood and housing groups who have been working hard to preserve affordable housing and safe neighborhoods for the city’s workforce and hold Airbnb accountable.’ read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

US Hotel Occupancy Down 1.6 Percent to 76.1 Percent – Week Ending July 14th – 2018

Average daily rate increases 1.2 Percent to US$132.14 read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Facebook Will Remove Fake Content Meant To Incite Violence

Activists have argued for months that Facebook has been used to target ethnic minorities in some countries. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington opens to guests

Marriott International has announced the opening of Residence Inn by Marriott London Kensington, the largest property in the extended-stay brand’s European portfolio. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Eigelaar appointed general manager at The Belfry

Chris Eigelaar has excelled in a career in leading hotels and resorts across the UK including DoubleTree by Hilton, Locke Hotels, Sofitel and QHotels. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Won’t Remove Holocaust Denial Content

Those users are not “intentionally getting it wrong,” he said. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Marriott International To Remove Plastic Straws Worldwide By July 2019

Company to eliminate more than 1 billion plastic straws annually read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Companies Increasingly Exposed to Financial Loss and Duty of Care Violations As the Number of Meetings Grow

Over Half of Companies Globally Book Simple Meetings Outside of Managed Channels – Over 70 Percent of U.S. Respondents Use Consumer Channels for Simple Meetings read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Hilton Garden Inn Westchester Dobbs Ferry Opens

Hilton Garden Inn announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Westchester Dobbs Ferry. The all-new property features a convenient central Westchester County location, with easy access for all routes into New York City. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

QT Perth Hotel to Open This August

QT Perth will open this August in the heart of Perth’s Central Business District near Swan River. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

EU Hits Google With Record $5 Billion Antitrust Fine

The move could add to a brewing trade war between Brussels and Washington. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

HFTP Announces Three New Global Chapters and Expands Student Chapter Networks

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) announced that three new, local chapters have recently been chartered: HFTP Greater Louisville Chapter, HFTP New York University Student Chapter and HFTP Kansas State University Student Chapter. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Muji Hotel Beijing becomes second property in portfolio

Muji will open its second hotel location this August, in Beijing. With just 42 rooms, the Muji Hotel has been designed to reflect an ‘anti-gorgeous, anti-cheap’ concept. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

The Apurva Kempinski Bali to Open Q4 This Year

Set amidst the cliffs and beaches of southern Bali, the hotel features 475 guest rooms, iconic suites and exclusive villas, five dining venues, and a Cigar & Shisha Lounge. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Cost Controls Perpetuate U.S. Hotel Profit Growth In 2017 – By Robert Mandelbaum

U.S. hoteliers enjoyed an eighth consecutive year of increasing profits in 2017 despite another slowdown in the rate of revenue growth. According to the 2018 edition of Trends® in the Hotel Industry, total operating revenue increased by 2.0 percent in 2017 for the average hotel […]

Kristen Richter Named Vice President of Revenue Optimization for the Americas for Radisson Hotel Group

Radisson Hotel Group yesterday announced the appointment of Kristen Richter as Vice President of Revenue Optimization in the Americas. In this role, Richter will drive the overall Revenue Optimization vision and strategies in the Americas, working closely with global partners to define new best practices. […]

First Finish Expands Reach West With New Office Opening

West Coast office opened in California to address growing demand in construction industry read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Metzner to lead W Kuala Lumpur

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International has announced the appointment of Christian Metzner as general manager of the highly anticipated W Kuala Lumpur, as the iconic brand prepares to debut its unique style of modern luxury in the Malaysian capital this summer. read more […]

Lodging Interactive Launches Fully Managed LinkedIn Marketing Service for Hotels

Lodging Interactive today announced the launch of its fully managed CoMMingle LinkedIn marketing service for the hospitality industry. CoMMingle LinkedIn Marketing manages all aspects of a hotel’s LinkedIn presence and community engagement. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Novella to lead the Lanesborough, London

The Lanesborough, London, has announced the appointment of Marco Novella as managing director. In his new role, Novella will be overseeing operations of the Lanesborough while driving growth and ensuring service excellence in all departments. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Novella to lead the Lanesborough, London

The Lanesborough, London, has announced the appointment of Marco Novella as managing director. In his new role, Novella will be overseeing operations of the Lanesborough while driving growth and ensuring service excellence in all departments. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Sean M. Mahone Named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for RLJ Lodging Trust

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August 1, 2018. Mr. Mahoney will report directly to Leslie D. Hale, the Company’s incoming President and Chief Executive Officer. […]

The InterContinental Brand Returning to the Sri Lankan Capital In 2019

Due to open in 2019, InterContinental Colombo will feature 307 rooms including 47 suites. T read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Amazon Prime Day 2018 Laptop Deals You Can’t Miss

Prime Day deals on gaming laptops, touchscreen computers and tablets for travel 💻 read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Jason Rodgers Named Hotel Manager for Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay

Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay announces the appointment of Jason Rodgers as Hotel Manager of the hotel that recently transformed into a fully-fledged island resort with the addition of The Four Seasons Beach. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

These Prime Day 2018 Deals On Nintendo Switch Accessories Are No Game

Save on Nintendo Switch games, bundles, accessories and even screen protectors 🎮 read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Fuel Hotel Marketing Podcast: 8 Ways Hotels Can Optimize Google My Business

Google My Business is a free and often overlooked opportunity for hotels to gain more search engine visibility. In this episode, we look at 8 things that you can Do Right Now to Optimize Your Google My Business Listing. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

EZee Technosys Assert Their Position As One of the Leaders on FrontRunner Quadrants

Frontrunners quadrants is a winning quadrant of SoftwareAdvice, powered by Gartner Methodology. eZee Technosys, global hospitality solutions provider have marked their position in the quadrant this time. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Mohamed Elbanna to Manage Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach and Oversee the Development of Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Fort Lauderdale

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts veteran Mohamed Elbanna has been promoted to Senior General Manager, continuing his management of Four Seasons Resort Palm Beach while now also overseeing the development of the future Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Fort Lauderdale. read more >>> Source:: […]

The Evolution of Traveling – from Leisure to Luxury

World outbound travel is booming and, according to IPK’s World Travel Monitor®, the global travel industry set new records over the first eight months of 2017. The luxury travel sector in particular has embarked on a paramount transformation fueled by changing consumer preferences that will […]

LRC Group acquires Amaris Hospitality for undisclosed sum

LRC Group has acquired Amaris Hospitality and has agreed to add seven Hilton-branded hotels from funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management to the portfolio for an undisclosed consideration. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

Marriott International launches hospitality training programme in Egypt

Marriott International has reinforced its commitment to Egypt with the launch of Tahseen, a unique hospitality training program developed in response to a growing need for talent within the industry. read more >>> Source:: BreakingTravelNews.Com

‘Closed’ Facebook Group Data Were Visible To Marketers, CNBC Finds

Until recently, anyone could download personally identifiable information from closed Facebook groups. read more >>> Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

Does Google Hotel Campaigns Announcement Spell The End Of Google Hotel Ads? – By Stuart Butler

Following fast on the heels of last week’s Google announcement of the rebranding of Google AdWords to Google Ads, yesterday’s Marketing Innovations Keynote announced a plethora of new product names and new features as Google revamps their entire marketing ecosystem. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Little Sister Resort in Wisconsin Listed for Sale

All of the property may be subdivided or redeveloped for multiple uses. Of the $8.55 million, Pebble Beach is listed at $3.6 million and the resort and restaurant are listed at $4.95 million. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

6 Ways It Pays to Use Facebook Dynamic Ads for Travel – By Amy Higgins

Facebook Dynamic Ads for Travel (DAT) is a specialized advertising format that enables marketers to personalize ads to people who are in process of planning a trip, across Facebook, Instagram, and the Facebook Audience Network. read more >>> Source:: HotelNewsresource.Com

Next Page »