Pan Pacific Tianjin now open

China | 22 Oct, 2014

With five “Pan Pacific” properties in Xiamen, Suzhou, Ningbo and Tianjin, China is now the largest operating market for the Group outside of its Singapore headquarters.

Sofitel Legend People's Grand Hotel Xi'an opens

China | 22 Oct, 2014

Lofty ceilings and generous proportions in the 71 rooms and suites convey a rare feeling of time and place.

Hilton Nay Pyi Taw opens as the first of six properties in the Myanmar pipeline

Myanmar | 22 Oct, 2014

Set amid lush tropical landscaped gardens, the 202-key Hilton Nay Pyi Taw spans more than 100 acres of land and is situated within the developing Dekhina Thiri Township.

Hyatt announces groundbreaking for fourth hotel in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico | 22 Oct, 2014

The 149-room Hyatt Place San Juan is expected to open in the first quarter of 2016 and will be located in the Puerto Rico Convention District.

Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi Downtown opens

United Arab Emirates | 22 Oct, 2014

The 257-room hotel features a rooftop swimming pool, a fully equipped gymnasium and sauna and a 24-hour business centre, complete with conferencing technology.

Accor offers to transfer management of its Central European operations to Orbis

Europe | 22 Oct, 2014

Orbis is 52.7% held by Accor and the offer reinforces their existing partnership to make the Polish company its management platform for Central and Eastern Europe.

'Energy by Four Seasons' customized approach to promoting wellness

Global | 22 Oct, 2014

Provides locally-inspired collection of spa treatments, dining options and other energy-boosting solutions curated specifically to promote greater overall well-being.

HOTELbeat launches new cloud-based/mobile operations management solution

Global | 21 Oct, 2014

The HOTELbeat solution features modules for a variety of operational areas, including front desk/redbook logging, housekeeping, maintenance, lost & found and staff dispatching.

Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort and Spa now open

Thailand | 21 Oct, 2014

The 224 guest rooms includes 16 Plunge Pool Suites, 20 Suites, 56 Deluxe rooms, 30 Family Deluxe rooms, 9 Superior Plunge Pool rooms, 45 Superior rooms and 48 Standard rooms.

Babylon Warwick Hotel, Baghdad has opened its doors

Iraq | 21 Oct, 2014

Its extensive facilities include indoor and outdoor Olympic swimming pools, a spa with a Turkish bath, a fitness center, tennis courts, 3 conference rooms with a meeting capacity up to 750 guests, 6 restaurants and a cigar bar.