Hotel Industry News – Hotel News Resource
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- Continued Growth for Hotel Industry in Asia Pacific Region for May 2018
Continued Growth for Hotel Industry in Asia Pacific Region for May 2018 - Mainland China extends performance growth period with strong leisure business - Japan reports high occupancy, flat performance comparisons - Vietnam performance increases muted by supply growth, declines in Hanoi
- Marriott International Breaks Ground On Future Downtown Bethesda Headquarters
Marriott International Breaks Ground On Future Downtown Bethesda Headquarters - The Bernstein Companies and its joint venture partner Boston Properties marked a significant milestone yesterday as they broke ground on the future Marriott International headquarters and Marriott Hotel in downtown Bethesda, Maryland.
- European Hotel Industry Reports Mixed Performance Metrics for May 2018
European Hotel Industry Reports Mixed Performance Metrics for May 2018 - United Kingdom reports first decline in room rates since 2016 - France registers 11th straight month of RevPAR growth - Poland posts significant performance growth
- HITEC Houston Makes History As HFTP’s Highest Attended Event in 65+ Years
HITEC Houston Makes History As HFTP’s Highest Attended Event in 65+ Years - Over 6,650 attendees gathered at HITEC Houston this week to discuss how to integrate the latest technologies in the hospitality space
- 5 Practical Ways to Attract International Hotel Guests
5 Practical Ways to Attract International Hotel Guests - According to a 2017 report by Phocuswright, the global travel activity market is projected to reach $183 billion by 2020. This figure stood at $135 billion in 2016, with hotel industrys share marked at 33%.
- Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Opens New Hotel Near Glacier National Park
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson Opens New Hotel Near Glacier National Park - Located at 4150 U.S. Highway 2 East, the hotel is a destination for outdoor enthusiasts being just a short drive from the hiking trails and picturesque views of Glacier National Park, also known as the Crown Jewel of the Continent.
- Travelers Losing Interest in Home-Sharing - PhoCusWright
Travelers Losing Interest in Home-Sharing - PhoCusWright - For all the chatter of Airbnb stealing scene time away from hotels, traveler interest in home-sharing seems to be waning.
- RockStar Hotels Prevails Over Hard Rock Hotels in Name Use Court Battle
RockStar Hotels Prevails Over Hard Rock Hotels in Name Use Court Battle - The court noted that 'rock star' has more than one meaning in the English language, only one of which relates to music, and that the services and experiences offered by each hotel group are more than sufficiently different to avoid creating confusion for consumers.
- Now Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Rising Star Award Asia Pacific to Be Presented at HICAP
Now Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Rising Star Award Asia Pacific to Be Presented at HICAP - The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC), in partnership with the Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) is now accepting nominations for the Rising Star Award Asia Pacific to be presented at HICAP on 17-19 October 2018 at the Kerry Hotel Hong Kong.
- CR7 by Pestana Hotel NYC Celebrates Topping Out
CR7 by Pestana Hotel NYC Celebrates Topping Out - Barone Management announced today the topping out of its eighth New York City hotel development. The firm is the developer and ground lessor of the property located at 338 West 39th St. in Times Square West where Barone is building a 177-room CR7 by Pestana Hotel for Portuguese-based Pestana Group.
Hospitality – Lodging & Travel Industry News
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- Canada’s bizarre 1-sq-mile phenomenon
Canada’s bizarre 1-sq-mile phenomenon - ‘It has long been an enigma to us locals’
- The woman with an unspeakable name
The woman with an unspeakable name - She never strays more than a few hundred metres from her home
- Iran's ancient engineering solution
Iran's ancient engineering solution - The qanat is as indispensable as it is ingenious
- The end to a French cheese tradition?
The end to a French cheese tradition? - One of France’s favourite cheeses may be disappearing – for good
- Why the Finns don’t want to be happy
Why the Finns don’t want to be happy - Perhaps they just don’t realise they are
- The lost capital of the Roman Empire
The lost capital of the Roman Empire - Most of the city still lies beneath the modern metropolis
- 'Be patient'
'Be patient' - Godfather of contemporary travel writing Paul Theroux shares his advice
- A nation of introverts
A nation of introverts - ‘I sensed that these aren’t the most gregarious of people’
- A world outraged over crispy chicken
A world outraged over crispy chicken - ‘Crispy?’ came the rallying cry from South-East Asia
- Scotland’s answer to Route 66
Scotland’s answer to Route 66 - It’s notorious for its steep gradients and sharp hairpin bends