PHUKET 28 February 2019: Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach has named Gerd Kotlorz as its new general manager, effective 25 February. A German national he moved to Phuket from Bangkok, where he held the...
HONOLULU, 28 February 2019: Outrigger Hospitality Group has named Julia Davidson vice president, brand strategic planning and development. Davidson oversees Outrigger's in-house global brand services team, alongside external creative agencies that support the brand portfolio.

Bangkok hotel for sale

BANGKOK, 27 February 2019: Located on Sukhumvit Road in the heart of Bangkok’s central business district, Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok Hotel is up for sale. This is the first time the hotel has been offered...

Avani opens in Siem Reap

BANGKOK, 26 February 2019: Avani Hotels & Resorts will enter the Cambodian market through a management contract signed with the owners of Siem Reap’s FCC Angkor that has been closed for renovations. The owners have invested...
ATLANTA, 25 February 2019:  Two Southeast Asian nations, Vietnam and Malaysia, joined Forbes’ five-star rated hotels list for the first time. Forbes Travel Guide debuted its 61st annual list of star rated winners, last week, recognising...
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, 25 February 2019: Galle Face Hotel, one of the oldest hotels in Asia, has lined up new appointments to beef up its management team this week. Galle Face Hotel chairman, Sanjeev Gardiner, the hotel’s...
BANGKOK, 22 February 2019: Rosewood Bangkok, due to open 31 March, is now accepting bookings and launching a pre-opening social media campaign on Facebook and Instagram. The 30-floor property in Bangkok’s Ploenchit district features two high-rise...

Azerai flag flies in Hue

HUE, Vietnam, 21 February 2019: A 122-room boutique hotel located on the south bank of Hue’s Perfume River is now operating as Azerai La Residence Hue. Work has now finished on the hotel’s renovation that involved 73...
JAKARTA, 15 February 2019: Indonesia’s tourism minister believes a recent 20 to 30% drop in hotel occupancy could be blamed on fare hikes and the decision to charge for checked baggage. Tourism Minister,...
LONDON, 14 February 2019: Hotel room construction in the Asia Pacific increased by 31.4%, when compared with January 2018, according to the STR's Asia Pacific hotel supply development update. Released Wednesday, the report shows there were 387,195...