Russian sanctions make luxury hotel in St Petersburg rethink business

Global | 24 Nov, 2014

Video: Alfred Pisani, founder and CEO of Corinthia Hotels, explains how the hotel chain deals with international issues.

Hostel sector set to thrive as demand grows for low cost beds

Global | 24 Nov, 2014

The cost of hotel accommodation in major visitor locations is keeping the hostel and limited service concept at the forefront of the property market.

Elaine Kum new Director of Sales and Marketing at Pan Pacific Singapore

Singapore | 24 Nov, 2014

Elaine has worked with luxury hotels including Mandarin Oriental, Singapore, Sheraton Towers Singapore, and most recently, Singapore Marriott Hotel where she was Director of Marketing.

The Omni Hotel at CNN Center makes two new appointments

United States | 24 Nov, 2014

Rachal Batiste is the new Director of Associate Services and Nick Koonz is now the Director of Rooms.

Georgina Godoy named Director of Sales at Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Mexico | 24 Nov, 2014

Godoy rejoins Grand Velas Riviera Maya with prior work experience at the resort as Tour & Sales Manager from 2010 to 2012.

Pegasus names Scott Gibson Chief Executive Officer

Global | 24 Nov, 2014

Most recently, Gibson served as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President, Distribution and Strategic Planning for Best Western International.

Ascott to launch first Citadines Apart'Hotel in South Korea

Korea, South | 21 Nov, 2014

Citadines Haeundae Busan will be Ascott’s first property in Busan and its largest property globally.

A reduction in travel costs has boosted the global travel agencies market

Global | 21 Nov, 2014

This theme-based tourism is rapidly gaining popularity among travelers and agencies are attempting to produce innovative package deals.

Holiday promotions engage locals

North America | 21 Nov, 2014

Holiday promotions are a great way to support local community and charites and may well form an integral part of your property's social responsibility.

New star bed experience in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe

Africa | 21 Nov, 2014

Situated on a raised platform overlooking Madison Pan, the Star Bed offers a truly secluded, up-close-and-personal wilderness experience and the opportunity of sleeping under the stars.