The last 100 articles are displayed, to access the archive please login and use the search tool.

Machine learning helps to predict Wifi speed in more than 100,000 hotels

Global | 23 Jul, 2014

This new development means that travelers can have a much better idea of the WiFi performance for the hotels that they choose, even if full WiFi speed testing hasn't taken place.

Government advocacy pays for hotel industry: TAA report

Australia | 23 Jul, 2014

The research estimates that for every incremental $1m spent on international tourism marketing that up to $16m in spend is generated by foreign tourists and 89 additional jobs created.

Westin focuses on helping travelers eat well on the road

Global | 23 Jul, 2014

More than half of travelers crave healthy food options while traveling, inspiring Starwood’s wellness brand to Partner with SuperChefs and The Juicery and name dietician to its Well-Being Council.

New Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach preview

United Arab Emirates | 23 Jul, 2014

For those already familiar with Dubai's over-the-top, often ornate formality, prepare to be surprised with this more intimately scaled luxury enclave.

World's first crowdfunded hotel: Hard Rock Hotel in Palm Springs raises $1.5M

United States | 23 Jul, 2014

Realty Mogul raised over $1.5 million for the project, spread across 85 investors around the U.S.

Larger Leisure Show set for Hotel Show Dubai 2014

Middle East | 23 Jul, 2014

The Leisure Show is the ‘show within the show’ that attracted an audience of more than 1500 professionals looking for outdoor and leisure products, furnishings, equipment and services.

Hyatt announces organizational changes: new COO, Group President-Americas, head of Franchising

Global | 23 Jul, 2014

The changes include the integration of the global operations structure, the formation of an integrated team to lead the Company’s select service business and the creation of a new global franchising strategy function.

Hilton brings Columbia, S.C. its first dual-branded property

United States | 23 Jul, 2014

The historic Clarion Hotel Downtown is to be converted to a 110-room Hilton Garden Inn and a 100-3oom Home2 Suites property that will share some amenities and services, while still maintaining each brand's individuality.

New Comms Director for International Convention Centre Sydney

Australia | 23 Jul, 2014

AEG Ogden's appointment of Samantha Taranto as the International Convention Centre Sydney Communications Director bolsters ICC Sydney team as it fields business interest from around the world.

Peppers Gallery Hotel Canberra opens in Australian capital

Australia | 22 Jul, 2014

The building has played a significant role in Canberra’s pioneering origins. The former the Diamant Hotel is an 80 room boutique hotel with the renowned onsite Bicicletta Italian restaurant.