Category Archives: network

Six hotel giants launch new Roomkey search engine


Roomkey.com, an innovative new hotel search engine, has been launched via the Room Key venture founded by six of the world’s leading hotel companies.   Roomkey.com aims to make the hotel booking experience simpler and more transparent for consumers Established … Continue reading

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Industry Recovery Ahead of Pace


Article by: Steve Rushmore, HVS Each year I give a state of the U.S. hotel industry presentation at the NYU Hotel Investment Conference. My perspective focuses on values, transactions and capitalization rates. My column this month provides highlights of the … Continue reading

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Hotel chains cotton on to Chinese customers


Article by Louise Oakley International hotel chains are taking a highly strategic approach to strengthening their relationships with China. Firstly, they are focused on expansion there, driving their Asian pipeline and signing up new flags not just in Beijing and … Continue reading

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Stop Hide & Seek (MUST READ ARTICLE & THOUGHTS)


Online influencers. You know they’re out there, freely dispensing their expertise, knowledge, and opinion to the masses. But how can you connect your brand to these powerful voices? Social media agency Room 214’s Capture the Conversation recently shared a process … 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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EXCLUSIVE: Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi to open October 15


Article by By Louise Oakley Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi will open on October 15, making it the first hotel to launch on TDIC’s Saadiyat Island development. Richard Riley, CEO of hotel owner Abu Dhabi National Hotels, told HotelierMiddleEast.com that the luxury … Continue reading

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Upcoming Properties


Article by: Louise Oakley, Hotelier Middle East Visit: http://www.hoteliermiddleeast.com/hotelierprojects/index/ With more than 300 projects announced by the major operators in the next three years, it can be difficult keeping track of what properties are expected to come online.   HotelierMiddleEast.com … Continue reading

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How Should Hotels be Operated in 2020?


Recent studies by both Sabre and Amadeus have underlined the necessity for hotels to rethink their strategic planning. Both leading reservation systems presented their ideas at the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Both corporations accept that flat growth can no … Continue reading

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Africa Has 190 Planned Hotel Projects in Planning and Development


Africa Has 190 Planned Hotel Projects in Planning and Development :: Hotel News Resource. We the future in travel and hospitality shall see grow.

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Elevated Terror Threat Warning Calls for Immediate Need for Increased Vigilance, Training, and Awareness :: Hotel News Resource


Elevated Terror Threat Warning Calls for Immediate Need for Increased Vigilance, Training, and Awareness :: Hotel News Resource.

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