HSMAI Region Europe and Germany’s Travel Industry Club are teaming up

The organisations are joining forces to offer top notch advantages to the industry’s German professionals, with co-branded gatherings already in the pipeline.
By |February 12th, 2016|

Beer cocktails are a thing

With this trend growing at a rapid pace, restaurants all around the world are creating specialty brew concoctions for menus in search of something new.
By |February 11th, 2016|

Carlson Rezidor reports 120 new signings in 2015

Carlson Rezidor’s global portfolio now totals nearly 1,400 hotels in operation and under development with reported 2015 systemwide revenues of $7.3 billion, a 4.6 percent year-over-year increase.
By |February 11th, 2016|

Rotana announces UAE expansion plans

Rotana will open 9 new hotels in the UAE over the next five years, including 4 properties in the capital Abu Dhabi and another 5 properties in Dubai.
By |February 11th, 2016|

London to gain 7,000 hotel rooms as occupancy declines

The huge number of openings planned for 2016 in London will be of concern to the city’s hoteliers who are currently experiencing limited demand growth.
By |February 10th, 2016|

Benchmark Hospitality launches new eGift program

The options for creating a customized gift from one of the participating hotels are endless and all can be created securely and sent from a laptop, tablet or mobile phone.
By |February 10th, 2016|

Survey finds cause for optimism in Greek tourism

Survey carried out for the SETE Institute, the research arm of the Greek Tourism Confederation, finds country still on 2016 holiday wish list for British, German and US visitors.
By |February 9th, 2016|

Hotels generating additional revenues renting out spare parking spaces

New figures reveal hotels have made over £700,000 renting out their spare parking spaces through online platforms that match drivers looking for parking with available spaces .
By |February 8th, 2016|

TripAdvisor expands its instant booking marketplace to nine more countries

TripAdvisor instant booking is now fully rolled out across 11 countries, following the launch of instant booking in the U.S. and U.K., with a global rollout expected in the first half of 2016.
By |February 5th, 2016|

ONYX Hospitality Group to accelerate regional growth of OZO and Shama

ONYX Hospitality Group and Singapore Hospitality Holdings enter strategic alliance to accelerate the growth of OZO and Shama across Asia Pacific and Middle East - Joint venture targets the opening of 46 additional OZO and Shama properties by 2024.
By |February 4th, 2016|