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Shangri-La to Manage New Hotel in Phnom Penh

(hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd. and Oxley Gem (Cambodia) Co. Ltd. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding in relation to the management and operation ...

RLHC Launches New Upscale Lifestyle Brand, Hotel RL

SPOKANE, Wash. — (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) RLHC, an operator and franchisor of midscale and upscale hotels, today announced the launch of a new upscale hotel conversion brand ...

Meliá Hotels International continues to grow in the Middle East and Asia-Pacific

Meliá Vice Chairman today announced the signing of two luxury hotels in major destinations: Qatar and Indonesia. The future Meliá Doha, whose opening is scheduled for ...

FibraHotel announces the development of a hotel in Guadalajara, Jalisco

Mexico D.F. October 21, 2014 – FibraHotel announces the development of a 189-room select-service hotel in Guadalajara, the third largest city in Mexico, within the ...

IHG launches the Holiday Inn Express brand in Russia

IHG (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) today announces the launch of its Holiday Inn Express brand in Russia, the CIS and Georgia. In cooperation with Regional Hotel Chain (RHC), ...

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MTY enters into an agreement to acquire the assets of Manchu Wok, Wasabi Grill & Noodle and SenseAsian

MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) – MTY Food Group Inc., franchisor and operator of multiple concepts of quick service restaurants, announced today that its wholly-owned ...

British Colonial Hilton sold to Chinese Construction Company

McCaysville GA – October 24, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) According to a report by the Nassau Guardian, China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) has purchased the British ...

Worldwide Caution Issued From The U.S. Department of State

Washington DC (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) The U.S. Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence ...

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Courtyard by Marriott Opens In Queretaro Mexico

Queretaro, Mexico – October 22, 2014 – (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) Marriott International  announced today the opening of the 156-room Courtyard by Marriott Queretaro, the 10th hotel for ...

Hilton Changzhou Marks Hilton Worldwide’s 50th Property In Greater China

CHANGZHOU, China and McLean, Va. – Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of Hilton Changzhou. The opening sets yet another milestone for Hilton Worldwide as ...

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Grace Hotels Announces Opening of Grace Panama

PANAMA CITY, Oct. 21, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) — Grace Hotels today announced the official opening of its hotel in Panama City, Grace Panama.  Occupying the ground floor ...

Jamaica’s First Hyatt-Branded All Inclusive Resort Opening at Rose Hall

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Oct. 21, 2014 (hospitalitybusinessnews.com) — Playa Hotels & Resorts B.V. (“Playa”), a leading owner, operator and developer of all inclusive resorts in ...

Virgin Hotels to Open in Chicago