ms Koningsdam joins Holland America Line fleet in February 2016.

Global | 18 Dec, 2014

Holland America Line’s MS Koningsdam is due for delivery in February 2016, now open for reservations.

Hyatt Announces Plans for Two New Hotels in Brazil

Brazil | 18 Dec, 2014

By 2017, the Hyatt Place brand is expected to have three hotels in southeast Brazil: Hyatt Place São José do Rio Preto, Hyatt Place Sorocaba and Hyatt Place Macaé.

Red Roof Inn Expands Internationally with First Hotel in Brazil in 2015

Brazil | 18 Dec, 2014

The economy lodging giant signs deal with Brazil’s Nobile Hoteis with a robust development schedule of properties in the next decade.

Should we educate students in the business of hospitality or to be ‘hospitable’?

Global | 17 Dec, 2014

At the recent International Hotel School Directors (EUHOFA) Congress held in The Hague, the Netherlands, a number of industry speakers posed a question as to the “Role of Hospitality Educators".

Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa Bordeaux in France

France | 17 Dec, 2014

The new urban resort will feature 125 rooms and a large spa and Balneotherapy area. It is scheduled to welcome the first guests in Q2 2017.

Tash Tobias returns to Singapore as Regional GM and GM, InterContinental Singapore

Asia | 17 Dec, 2014

She has been with IHG for 12 years in leadership roles across South East Asia and Australasia.

New Hotel sáv to offer a colour journey

Hong Kong | 17 Dec, 2014

The design concept of a Colour Journey, using seven colours – orange, red, yellow, pink, green, purple and blue, is inspired by the benefits of colour therapy to improve guests' state of mind.

Hampton by Hilton announces opening of first hotel in Panama

Panama | 17 Dec, 2014

Hampton by Hilton Panama, a 108-room, new-build hotel managed by Hilton Worldwide, is the company's fifth hotel in Panama.

Three new management appointments at InterContinental Hong Kong

Hong Kong | 17 Dec, 2014

Linda Hodgson is the new Director of Sales & Marketing, Michaël Bélanger joins as Director of Revenue and Ryo Miura is the new Executive Housekeeper.

Leo Frankel new Director of Business Development at Conrad Centennial Singapore

Singapore | 17 Dec, 2014

Frankel brings 14 years of experience in hospitality in a number of Hilton Worldwide properties including Hilton Sydney, Hilton Singapore, Hilton Shanghai and DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur.