BANGKOK, 24 April 2015: Marriott International Asia Pacific has unveiled its Meetings Imagined and Meeting Services App to the region’s events planners and organisers. The two digital innovations are intended to assist planners execute successful events. Meetings Imagined is an online...
HANOI, 17 April 2015: Hanoi Department of Statistics says an estimated 30 hotels offering 5,000 rooms — including 3,600 five-star rooms — are scheduled to open in Hanoi this year. Local media reported that research conducted by Savills Vietnam, Hanoi...
LONDON, 17 April 2015: More than 2,000 hotels across the Asia Pacific are in an under contract pipeline representing a 6.2% year-over-year increase according to STR Global’s latest report. The March 2015 STR Global Construction Pipeline Report, released Wednesday, claimed...
DUBAI, 17 April 2015: Ultratravel Collection, a joint venture between Travel Leaders Group, Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) and Ultratravel, announced, Wednesday, the launch of a new luxury brand, Niccolo by Marco Polo. Niccolo Chengdu, China, due to open the end...
BANGKOK, 9 April 2015: Centara’s latest family friendly resort soft open,  later this month, at the popular southern beach resort of Krabi. Centara Pelican Bay Residence & Suites Krabi has been designed as a cluster of low-rise buildings surrounding a...
BANGKOK, 9 April 2015: Singapore’s upscale lifestyle hotel brand, Amara, has now spread its wings to Thailand with the soft opening of the new Amara Bangkok. Located on Suriwongse Road, a busy commercial district in downtown Bangkok, the property is...
LUANG PRABANG, 8 April 2015: More than 15 of Luang Prabang’s top hotels and restaurants snatched up all 72 seats for Lanith’s (Lao National Institute of Tourism and Hospitality) pair of five-day Passport to Success training sessions that were...
YANGON, 8 April 2015: Accor opened its third property in Myanmar, Novotel Yangon Max, just ahead of the week-long Water Festival, a national holiday celebrations that attracts thousands of foreign tourists. The hotel has 366 rooms, two ballrooms and seven...
BANGKOK, 26 March 2015: Centara Hotel & Resort’s “beach bar” concept, known as Coast, is being introduced across a more beachside Centara properties, after its successful launch at the Coast Beach Bar & Grill, Centara Samui Grand Beach Resort,  Samui island. Coast...
BANGKOK, 25 March 2015: Dusit International announced a deal, earlier this week, with hotel owner MBK Hotel and Resort to reflag the Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort to Dusit Thani Krabi Beach Resort. Speaking at the signing ceremony on Monday, Dusit International’s...