Category: Hospitality News

Dominican Republic Tourist Deaths: Questions must be answered

Dominican Republic Tourist Deaths: Questions must be answered

editor editor- June 19, 2019 02:51 0

A graduation trip to the Dominican Republic for a group of 40 Oklahoma teenaged students from Deer Creek High School in Edmond went sour when ... Read More

Dubai hosts “Restaurants, Cafes & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition

Dubai hosts “Restaurants, Cafes & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition

editor editor- June 19, 2019 00:12 0

The first edition of “Restaurants Cafes & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition will be held on October 7 & 8, 2019, at Roda Al Bustan Hotel. ... Read More

Taiwan Expo is back in Malaysia

Taiwan Expo is back in Malaysia

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 21:05 0

Taiwan Expo  is back in Malaysia following the fruitful outings over the past two years in Kuala Lumpur. This year, Taiwan Expo 2019 will make its way to Penang, ... Read More

Sale of Timmins hotels

Sale of Timmins hotels

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 18, 2019 20:51 0

Holloway Lodging Corporation ("Holloway") is a real estate corporation focused on acquiring, adding value to and operating select service hotels and managing hotels for third ... Read More

Romanian tourism to Dubai surges 24 percent

Romanian tourism to Dubai surges 24 percent

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 19:30 0

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has reported a steady increase in tourism volumes from Romania, welcoming 29,670 overnight visitors in the ... Read More

Michael Dominguez takes the helm of Associated Luxury Hotels International

Michael Dominguez takes the helm of Associated Luxury Hotels International

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 19:03 0

Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) has named hospitality industry veteran Michael Dominguez as its President and Chief Executive Officer. For more than 30 years, ALHI ... Read More

Benchmark announces new Regional Director of Finance Operations

Benchmark announces new Regional Director of Finance Operations

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:05 0

Benchmark has named Sheri Mulanax regional director of finance operations. Kirk Jones, chief financial officer, made the announcement. “I am so pleased to announce Sheri’s ... Read More

Greater Fort Lauderdale appoints Agnes Zaranski as New England Regional Sales Executive

Greater Fort Lauderdale appoints Agnes Zaranski as New England Regional Sales Executive

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 16:31 0

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) continues to expand its convention sales presence in critical market areas with the addition of Agnieszka ... Read More

Sapphire Princess extends Asia season

Sapphire Princess extends Asia season

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:45 0

Princess Cruises has announced Sapphire Princess will be extending her season in Asia in 2020. This follows her sixth homeporting season in Singapore from December ... Read More

Law passed: No more Aloha to AIRBNB or Home Away tourists on Oahu

Law passed: No more Aloha to AIRBNB or Home Away tourists on Oahu

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2019 04:35 0

Honolulu delivered bad news for 4000-6000 illegal vacation rental units and homes on the Island of Oahu, to companies like  AIRBNB and for those tourists ... Read More

Performance Hospitality Management names new VP of Commercial Services

Performance Hospitality Management names new VP of Commercial Services

editor editor- June 18, 2019 01:53 0

National hospitality organization, Performance Hospitality Management, recently added Michele Olivier to the leadership team as Vice President of Commercial Services. In this role, Olivier is ... Read More

Malaysia resort brings international hospitality with new GM

Malaysia resort brings international hospitality with new GM

editor editor- June 18, 2019 01:49 0

The Westin Desaru Coast Resort announced the appointment of Vikram Mujumdar as General Manager of The Westin Desaru Coast Resort. Vikram is a well-experienced and ... Read More

Russia to introduce single-entry e-visa for foreign tourists from 2021

Russia to introduce single-entry e-visa for foreign tourists from 2021

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 00:53 0

Russia's President Putin has signed an order to ensure the introduction of an electronic single-entry visa from 2021 for foreigners visiting Russia. The service is ... Read More

Accor Hotels: Global developments in the luxury segment

Accor Hotels: Global developments in the luxury segment

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 23:20 0

With over 4,800 hotels, resorts and residences across 100 countries, Accor, a global augmented hospitality group, continues to strengthen and expand its luxury portfolio worldwide. ... Read More

Holland America Line opens new resort

Holland America Line opens new resort

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 17, 2019 21:52 0

Holland America Line held an opening ceremony for its new luxury guest accommodations at McKinley Chalet Resort Friday, June 14. Officially dedicating the new Ridge View building ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn: First hotel in Malaysia

Hilton Garden Inn: First hotel in Malaysia

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 17, 2019 20:14 0

Hilton expanded its brand portfolio and brought in the first Hilton Garden Inn to Malaysia, making it the first international hotel brand to open in the ... Read More

Choice Hotels new advertising campaign

Choice Hotels new advertising campaign

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 17, 2019 19:30 0

Choice Hotels International, Inc., today launched a nationwide, multi-media creative advertising campaign featuring the tagline "Our Business is You." The campaign leverages the consumer truth ... Read More

Dubai will hosts first edition of “Restaurants, Cafés & Lounges” in October

Dubai will hosts first edition of “Restaurants, Cafés & Lounges” in October

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 17:55 0

The first edition of “Restaurants Cafés & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition will be held on the 7th & 8th of October 2019, at Roda Al ... Read More

Westin Buffalo first hotel in the world that gives guests access to personal playlists from their rooms

Westin Buffalo first hotel in the world that gives guests access to personal playlists from their rooms

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 17:54 0

Global hospitality company Delaware North today announced that the company-operated Westin Buffalo has become the first hotel in the world to allow its guests to ... Read More

eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX showcases Brussels’ chefs at its eighth festival

eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX showcases Brussels’ chefs at its eighth festival

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 16:01 0

On 5, 6, 7 and 8 September 2019, the eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX festival will once again take over Brussels Park. More than 30 of ... Read More

Rove opened sixth hotel in Dubai

Rove opened sixth hotel in Dubai

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 16, 2019 20:11 0

Rove Hotels, a contemporary midscale hotel brand, has opened its sixth hotel in Dubai – Rove At The Park – in Dubai Parks and Resorts, the ... Read More

VP Plaza España becomes official Davis Cup sponsor

VP Plaza España becomes official Davis Cup sponsor

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019 19:19 0

–VP Plaza España Design, a five-star luxury hotel located on Plaza de España on Gran Via, announces its official partnership with the Davis Cup Madrid ... Read More

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019 15:47 0

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since opening in 2016, the four-star ... Read More

Minister: Whole Russia can be tax-free for foreign visitors by end of 2019

Minister: Whole Russia can be tax-free for foreign visitors by end of 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 23:00 0

Russia's Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov today said that the tax-free system can be extended to all Russian regions by 2019 year-end. "As ... Read More

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 19:55 0

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications, effective ... Read More

Four Seasons expands in Bay Area with second hotel in San Francisco

Four Seasons expands in Bay Area with second hotel in San Francisco

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 18:30 0

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, has been selected by an affiliate of Westbrook Partners, a privately-owned, fully integrated real ... Read More

Benchmark names new Global Account Manager-Southwest

Benchmark names new Global Account Manager-Southwest

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 17:55 0

Benchmark has named Linda Maurer Global Account Manager-Southwest, a newly created position designed to develop and grow Benchmark’s group sales success in the regional southwest. ... Read More

Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

Bruegel meets street art in Brussels

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 00:30 0

visit.brussels, together with the Brussels collective Farm Prod and with the support of the City of Brussels, has developed a “PARCOURS Street Art” tour honouring ... Read More

25hours Hotel One Central in Dubai, debuting in 2020, appoints General Manager & F&B Manager

25hours Hotel One Central in Dubai, debuting in 2020, appoints General Manager & F&B Manager

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 00:03 0

In spring 2020, the first 25hours Hotel Company hotel outside of Europe will open its doors. Chantel Moore is now responsible for the 25hours Hotel ... Read More

Chicago Marriott Schaumburg announces $22 million renovation

Chicago Marriott Schaumburg announces $22 million renovation

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019 23:00 0

Chicago Marriott Schaumburg has officially begun a $22 million renovation, with an expected completion date of August 2019. The property is elegantly updated to revitalize ... Read More

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