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38.6% of investors across the globe indicated a ‘buy’ strategy for the next six months


The Middle East showed one of the largest market growths in investor ‘buy’ sentiment alongside Europe and Africa, while in the Americas ‘buy’ sentiment decreased slightly but remains the highest out of the countries, according to the firm. The firm’s … Continue reading

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Estate Investment in Safety – Convenience – Luxury


The idea behind CarLoft® http://www.carloft.com/v0/htdocs/index.php Safety – Convenience – Luxury Just imagine having your very own green oasis at the heart of the city. Your children are playing within arm’s reach while you relax in the whirlpool or improve your golf handicap … Continue reading

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STR Global’s Market Forecast is projecting mostly year-on-year improvements in revPAR


STR Global’s Market Forecast is projecting mostly year-on-year improvements in revenue per available room for the remainder of 2011 with some slowdown expected in 2012 for the 45 markets available. The gains will be led mainly through increases in rate … Continue reading

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Qatari Diar to continue with $50mn Tunisia hotel


Qatar Diar, the real estate investment group, will commence building its five-star tourist project in Tozeur, in the south of Tunisia, shortly, the regional director of the project has said.     During a meeting last week, Walid Mohamed Keldari told … Continue reading

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World’s 10 most expensive cities for a hotel stay


Article by: Hogg Robinson Group Good news for some hoteliers, bad news for travellers on a budget; international corporate services company Hogg Robinson Group (HRG) has reported a 4% rate growth for hotels around the world in the first half … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s travelers will expect even more convenience and functionality from their mobile devices, and corporations and travel management companies must meet those needs or risk being left behind. Sabre Travel Network today offered a sneak peek into the results of … Continue reading

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Qatar officially launches bid for 2020 Olympics


The Qatar Olympic Committee has officially launched its bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games after being told it would be able to hold the event in the autumn. Committee president Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani said Qatar’s bid would … Continue reading

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Brazil – Unprecedented Increase in International Investors Evaluating Hotel Real Estate


Brazilian Hotels Posting Double-Digit Performance Growth for Second Consecutive Year In 2010, the country posted the highest RevPAR growth rate on record at 17.3 percent, and hotel performance in 2011 is tracking at a similar increase, with growth on pace … Continue reading

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Jordan sets ambitious new targets for tourism


Article by: By Hotelier Middle East Staff Jordan has launched a new National Tourism Strategy, with a goal of increasing tourism receipts to US$ 5.9 billion (JD 4.2 billion) over the coming five years. The plan also involves upping visitor … Continue reading

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Owners reflag hotels following the downturn, a new trend?


Article by Louise Oakley A spate of hotel reflaggings has occurred in the Middle East over the past few months, most recently the take over of the management of Al Bustan Palace in Muscat by Ritz-Carlton from InterContinental and the … Continue reading

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