BANGKOK, 11 May 2020: Often described as the world's largest travel firm, TUI Germany is asking its hotel partners worldwide to accept revised debt payment schedules. In email letters to hotel partners in Thailand...
BANGKOK, 22 April 2016: Hospitality veteran, Michael Sagild, has been appointed chief executive officer of Blink Design Group, as the Bangkok-headquartered hospitality design firm sets its sights on expansion in the region. Sagild is a seasoned hotelier and executive with...
SINGAPORE, 11 December 2015: Accor Hotels announced, Wednesday, it has signed an agreement with Qatar Investment Authority, Kingdom Holding Company of Saudi Arabia and Oxford Properties, an Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System for the acquisition of FRHI Holdings Ltd,...
PATTAYA, 2 May 2018: Seven hoteliers were arrested last week in Pattaya for allegedly operating illegal hotel properties. All of them were openly selling their rooms on popular international bookings sites and continue to do so despite police action. The raids...
BANGKOK, 26 June 2019: If there was a prize for the longest hotel opening phase Mövenpick BDMS in Bangkok would probably gain an honourable mention. Possibly, not the longest drawn-out opening phase, but...
SINGAPORE, 24 April 2019: Capella Ubud has appointed Mark Swinton as general manager. Prior to joining Capella Hotels & Resorts, he led the pre-opening team of Six Senses Bhutan, where he acted as country general...
NEW YORK, 26 September 2016: Marriott International completed its acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide last week. It completes the world’s largest hotel company with the wides portfolio of brands. Now it is encouraging loyalty programme members of the different...
BANGKOK, 10 August, 2016: Centara Hotels & Resorts has secured two new resort properties in eastern China, following the signing of management agreements for the ‘Centara Grand Beach Resort Jin Tai Hainan’ in Hainan Province and the ‘Centara Villas...
SINGAPORE, 14 July 2017: Singapore’s hotels are enjoying higher occupancy in June, but it comes at the expense of average daily rate, according to the latest STR report. STR’s preliminary June 2017 data for Singapore shows an increase in supply...
SINGAPORE, 10 April 2020: In a show of appreciation for healthcare professionals, who are fighting  Covid-19, Expedia Group's brands Hotels.com and Expedia are teaming up with hotel partners to provide rooms for medics. The...