Medical tourism industry valued at $439 billion

Furthermore, medical tourism has a projected growth rate of up to 25% year-over-year for the next 10 years as an estimated three to four percent of the world's population will travel internationally for health-related treatments.

By |July 26th, 2016|

Brazil Hotel Industry: Key insights

The Snapshot highlights that nearly half-million foreign tourists are expected to visit Brazil during Rio 2016 Olympics.

By |July 25th, 2016|

Chicago’s dana hotel and spa launches “i am ‘woof’” program

The Chicago hotel and spa has gone to the dogs with its new top-dog treatment.

By |July 25th, 2016|

Ritz-Carlton, Dallas launches new “Suite Sleep” initiative

Suite Sleep guests will receive luxury accommodations, an array of dream-inducing in-suite amenities, and on-request personalized assistance from the hotel’s Sleep Therapist.

By |July 22nd, 2016|

Marriott and the NBA extend partnership

Marriott to become an official partner of USA Basketball, NBA House Rio, and NBA All-Star and continue as a partner of NBA Global Games.

By |July 22nd, 2016|

All Meliá hotels in Italy use 100% renewable energy

This new milestone is part of the Meliá Hotels International strategy to move towards more responsible resources management and the integration of sustainability criteria as a basic foundation of its Corporate Social Responsibility strategy.

By |July 21st, 2016|

Mandarin Oriental launches global digital detox initiative

Mandarin Oriental has worked with the renowned Mayo Clinic on the creation of a range of tips and guidelines that can help establish personal boundaries on the use of technology, clear mental chatter and establish a healthy, digitally balanced lifestyle.

By |July 21st, 2016|

How Ramadan impacted Middle East hotels

Makkah and Medina, Saudi Arabia, were the only major hotel markets in the Middle East to experience increases in RevPAR during Ramadan 2016.

By |July 20th, 2016|

Oakwood announces multi-region expansion, launch of new Oakwood Studios offering

The corporate housing and serviced apartment provider is planning aggressive global portfolio growth in APAC, EMEA and the United States.

By |July 20th, 2016|

Green initiatives impacting bottom line for Meyer Jabara Hotels

Four hundred solar panels are providing the LaQuinta Inn and Suites in Danbury with 18% of its electricity, equating to $18,000 in annual energy savings plus $16,000 in annual rebates.

By |July 20th, 2016|