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Bartlett’s Tourism Workers Pension Plan Gets Full Backing of Spanish Hoteliers
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Bartlett’s Tourism Workers Pension Plan Gets Full Backing of Spanish Hoteliers

editor editor- January 23, 2020

Spanish Hotel interests this morning gave their support for the government’s ground-breaking Tourism Workers Pension Scheme whilst however noting the ... Read More

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military
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Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- June 8, 2019

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It was ... Read More

Hotel length-of-stays: Key global data findings
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Hotel length-of-stays: Key global data findings

editor editor- May 31, 2019

A new Length-of-Stay (LOS) Strategy Report was released today, examining the rates of over 50,000 hotels globally, based on data ... Read More

Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?
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Is Sri Lanka on a Tourism Suicide path?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

The good news, there has never been a better time to visit Sri Lanka. It's true when it comes to ... Read More

Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”
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Hotel History: “Keyed-up executives unwind at Sheraton”

editor editor- May 18, 2019

In 1965, the Sheraton Corporation of America, under the leadership of President Ernest Henderson, created a brilliant advertising campaign: “Keyed-up ... Read More

Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform
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Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Maurizio Tripi has joined the Board of Directors of Bidroom - the no-commission hotel platform - to speed up the ... Read More

Hotelbeds: 43,000 unique hotel contracts across the Americas market
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Hotelbeds: 43,000 unique hotel contracts across the Americas market

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Hotelbeds has confirmed, ahead of its MarketHub Americas event, it has 43,000 uniquely contracted hotels in the Americas region, including ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US
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Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 27, 2019

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful and ... Read More

First and Foremost to launch real-time link between ME hotels and tour operators at ATM
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First and Foremost to launch real-time link between ME hotels and tour operators at ATM

editor editor- April 23, 2019

Dubai-based hospitality and travel group company First and Foremost Travel Connections, is launching a dynamic B2B hotel booking system at ... Read More

Major tour operators converging on Barbados for 2019 meeting with tourism partners
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Major tour operators converging on Barbados for 2019 meeting with tourism partners

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

Three weeks away from the May 1 start of the premier business-to-business marketplace, Connect Barbados, with over 100 participants - ... Read More

Centara identifies technological and social trends that will shape the hospitality industry in the next 10 years
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Centara identifies technological and social trends that will shape the hospitality industry in the next 10 years

editor editor- April 18, 2019

Global hospitality is at a crossroads. In the last 20 years, technology has transformed every aspect of the guest journey, ... Read More

Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023
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Tourism stakeholders presented with Destination 2023

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- April 17, 2019

Following the consultative process to review and update the Tourism Master Plan 2012-2020 in May 2018, it was seen necessary ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

Tourism Clubs launched for primary and secondary students 
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Tourism Clubs launched for primary and secondary students 

editor editor- March 29, 2019

Students of primary and secondary schools around Mahé, Praslin and La Digue can now be part and parcel of the ... Read More

Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019
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Five challenges confronting Meetings Industry in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Tight meeting budgets, time pressures, organizational issues, a lack of creativity from hotels, increasingly complex and costly mandates in catering, ... Read More

John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder
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John Q. Hammons: Master hotel developer and builder

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- March 16, 2019

One of the great hoteliers/developers of our time, John Q. Hammons developed 200 hotel properties in 40 states. But mere ... Read More

American Airlines resumes Miami-Antigua service
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American Airlines resumes Miami-Antigua service

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 15, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Tourism and Investment along with the country’s Tourism Authority has announced the resumption of ... Read More

Challenging start to 2019 for hotels in mainland Europe
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Challenging start to 2019 for hotels in mainland Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Profit per room at hotels in mainland Europe fell by 9.1 percent year-over-year in January—the largest margin of decline in ... Read More

GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC
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GMs of Brooklyn Bridge Marriott and New Yorker Hotel join Board of Hotel Association of NYC

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

The Hotel Association of New York City announced the addition of two new directors today, welcoming hospitality veterans Sam Ibrahim ... Read More

UK hotel profits drop due to rising costs
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UK hotel profits drop due to rising costs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 28, 2019

Despite a 3.4-percent year-over-year increase in RevPAR in January, profit per room at UK hotels dropped by 2.6 percent due ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York
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Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister in talks with potential Israeli investors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says major hotel brands in Israel have expressed interest in investing in Jamaica and are ... Read More

Working with meeting & convention planners
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Working with meeting & convention planners

mm Dr. Peter E. Tarlow- February 4, 2019

Meeting & Convention Planners (MCPs) play a vital part of the tourism industry.   Not only do they often decide what ... Read More

Restaurant workers in Nepal consider strike
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Restaurant workers in Nepal consider strike

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 4, 2019

Hotel and Restaurant Unions in Kathmandu, Nepal are demanding a rollback on a decision to delete a 10% service charge on ... Read More

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years
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Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 2, 2019

The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular 660-foot long, three-story ... Read More

Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush
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Hotels preparing for Chinese New Year travel rush

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

Chinese New Year, commonly known as Lunar New Year, is a Chinese festival that celebrates the beginning of a new ... Read More

Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme
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Spanish investors on board with Jamaica training and pension scheme

editor editor- January 29, 2019

The largest block of Spanish hoteliers and investors, Inverotel, has indicated they are fully on board with training through the ... Read More

Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences
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Unique hotels lead to successful guest experiences

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- January 26, 2019

The contemporary traveler sees a hotel more than just a place to sleep and take a shower. The hotel has ... Read More

What is challenging the hotel industry this year?
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What is challenging the hotel industry this year?

editor editor- January 26, 2019

The increase in mobile traffic and the importance of metasearch engines, the emergence of voice searches and the need to ... Read More

Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast
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Beverly Hills hosts annual Celebrate Tourism Breakfast

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

Yesterday, Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau (BHCVB) held a breakfast at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills for City business ... Read More

Consumer trends that will shape hospitality industry in 2019 revealed
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Consumer trends that will shape hospitality industry in 2019 revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

A new study, that reveals the top consumer trends that will shape the hospitality industry in 2019 and beyond, was ... Read More

Commercial demand helps European hotels’ profit growth in November
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Commercial demand helps European hotels’ profit growth in November

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 15, 2019

Demand from the commercial segment accounted for more than 40 percent of accommodated roomnights in November and helped fuel a ... Read More

A tale of two Jamaicas: Jamaicas tourism reality is love for visitors
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A tale of two Jamaicas: Jamaicas tourism reality is love for visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 14, 2019

Providing a secure and safe Jamaica for tourists is a top priority by Edmund Bartlett, the current minister of tourism. ... Read More

Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses
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Hotel history: Hotel Bossert once owned by Jehovah’s Witnesses

editor editor- January 12, 2019

The Hotel Bossert was built in 1909 by Louis Bossert, a Brooklyn lumber magnate, as a residential hotel in Brooklyn ... Read More

UK hotels: Second consecutive month of profit growth in November
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UK hotels: Second consecutive month of profit growth in November

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Building on October’s GOPPAR gains, UK hotels successfully produced a second consecutive month of profit growth in November, positioning hotels ... Read More

Poland’s domestic tourism boomed in 2018
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Poland’s domestic tourism boomed in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018

2018 was a good year for Poland's hospitality sector. According to the latest data, majority of Poles chose to vacation ... Read More