Dusit expands in Philippines

July 31, 2017 by  
Filed under Hospitality, News, Philippines

BANGKOK, 31 July 2017: Dusit International has signed a hotel management agreement with Robinsons Land Corporation, a real estate company in the Philippines, to operate the Dusit Thani Mactan Cebu.

The five-star resort, situated on the northern peninsula of Mactan island, is slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2018.

The new beachfront resort will have 271 rooms in three buildings adjacent to RLC’s AmiSa private residences. Read more

Connelly joins Marco Polo Cebu

July 18, 2017 by  
Filed under News, People

HONG KONG, 18 July 2017: Wharf Hotels has appointed Brian Connelly as general manager of its resort hotel, Marco Polo Plaza Cebu.

Connelly brings with him 38 years experience with prominent hotels and resorts in Asia Pacific, the Middle East and the United States.

He was most recently general manager for Angsana Laguna Phuket & Angsana Villa Resort in Thailand. Earlier in his career, Connelly held senior management roles, worldwide, with Hilton Asia Pacific and Middle East, Oakwood Asia Pacific, Fairmont Hotels Middle East and Intercontinental Hotels in Thailand and China respectively. Read more