VIENTIANE, 17 January 2019: Vientiane’s first ever hotel branded by an international hotel chain, will close its doors for good, ceasing operations 1 March. Mercure Vientiane’s hotel’s general manager and owner’s representative, Christopher Yeo,...
BANGKOK, 9 January 2019: Hyatt has officially announced the opening of the Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit, marking the Hyatt Regency brand’s entry into the capital of Thailand. However, the hotel has been welcoming guests since...
BANGKOK, 7 January 2019: Myanmar’s Rich Mandalay Group has appointed Dusit International to manage its latest property in Yangon under the hotel group’s ASAI brand. Now under construction in Yankin township, in the northern central part...
MANILA, 4 January 2019: Dusit International confirmed it has taken over the management of the Beach Club located on the Lubi Plantation Island, effective last week, while two other hotels in nearby Davao City are due to...
BANGKOK, 20 December 2018 – Dusit International has soft opened two new resorts one in Krabi, Thailand and the other in Thimphu, Bhutan. Opened on 15 December, the 173-room dusitD2 Ao Nang, Krabi is located at an off-beach location, but...
JAKARTA, 20 December 2018: Swiss-Belhotel International soft opened its latest hotel in the Indonesian city of Bandung, 12 December. Located in the upper Dago area, Swiss-Belresort Dago Heritage will be the group’s first Swiss-Belresort property in Java. It stands in the...
JAKARTA, 19 December 2018: Radisson Hotel Group and Panorama Group, Indonesia’s leading travel company, have ended their PT Carlson Panorama Hospitality joint venture  established in 2013. Radisson Hotel Group will now acquire its Panorama's stake in PT Carlson Panorama Hospitality,...
BANGKOK, 13 December 2018: Well Hotels & Resorts announced, Wednesday, the signing of a management contract for a new boutique property that will be branded Phratamnak Well Resort Pattaya. The property is set to open in late 2019 with 78...
YANGON, 13 December 2018: The owner of a hotel on Myanmar’s Inle Lake has dropped the Best Western brand reverting to the hotel’s original identity ‘Thousand Island Hotel’. The 42-room city hotel, facing the river’s long-tail boat wharf, opened in...

Home-sharing by the book

SINGAPORE -- A new book out on Monday presents a compilation of data that provides clear evidence on the massive growth and positive economic impact of the home-sharing market worldwide. The cut-down title ‘At Home Around the World’, illustrates through...