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O’Brien becomes senior VP global brands at IHG

Apr 22nd, 2014
Jayne O'Brien LR

Jayne O’Brien is to take the position of senior vice president of global brands at InterContinental Hotels Group, responsible for overseeing brand vision and strategy across IHG’s global portfolio of nine brands. With a background in the travel industry, O’Brien spent 18 years at British Airways, serving in a number of brand marketing and commercial

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Outrigger Enterprises Group drives 86% mobile bookings with website optimisation

Apr 21st, 2014

Customers ready to book their next stay in paradise will find decision-making and booking easier than ever by using the new Outrigger Hotels and Resorts smartphone-optimised website powered by Mobify. The mobile website provides up-to-date property information, packages and special offers for 35 Outrigger properties across Asia-Pacific, Oceania and the Indian Ocean, and allows Outrigger’s

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Absolute Hotel Services implements RateTiger solutions for its hotels and resorts

Apr 17th, 2014

Absolute Hotel Services Group has selected eRevMax’s RateTiger Corp as its preferred intuitive price intelligence solution for use in its hotels and resorts in Thailand, India, Vietnam, Indonesia and Middle East. Corp is a comprehensive yet easy to use hotel rate intelligence solution. This endorsement will enable all of Absolute Hotel Services Groups hotels and

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Langham Hospitality Group to manage The Langham resort Dubai

Apr 15th, 2014
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Langham Hospitality Group has announced an agreement with DAS Real Estate to manage The Langham resort in Dubai, UAE. On the crescent of Palm Jumeirah and scheduled to open in 2015, this 323-room resort marks double landmark firsts for the Hong Kong-based hotel company: it is the group’s first foray into the Middle East and

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Asia to drive a decade of sustained growth for the global travel industry

Apr 14th, 2014

The global travel industry is poised for a period of sustained growth over the next decade, driven in part by China’s share of global outbound travel reaching as much as 20% by 2023, a new report on global travel trends reveals. Shaping the Future of Travel: Macro trends driving industry growth over the next decade

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Regent Taipei and China Airlines cooperate on bespoke gourmet in-flight meals

Apr 14th, 2014
Regent & China Airlines in-flight menu

Taiwan’s FIH Regent Group will be cooperating with China Airlines, to bring gourmet menus to China Airlines’ first class passengers. Featuring star-studded dishes inspired by world-renowned chefs who have visited and guest-featured at Regent Taipei, Bespoke Gourmet by Regent offers an opportunity for guests to try meals from Regent’s guest chefs. Available until March 2015,

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Epson unveils new family of intelligent POS systems

Apr 14th, 2014
Epson TM-T82II_11 LR

Epson, the global imaging and innovation leader, unveiled its new family of intelligent POS systems at the recent Food and Hotel Asia 2014. Built into a small footprint, the TM Intelligent (TM-i) Series is a flexible platform for mobile, web-based POS solutions and cloud-based services, peripheral connectivity and PC computing power. This new family of

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Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group to have 200 hotels in India by 2020

Apr 10th, 2014

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has announced plans to open 200 hotels in India by 2020. The hotel group is to introduce two new brands, Radisson Red and Quorvus Collection to India, with the intention to target all price points said the group, looking at extending its brands to Tier II and the capitals cities. “We

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Philippe Lecluse becomes GM U Sapa Vietnam

Apr 10th, 2014
Philippe Lecluse

Absolute Hotel Services has announced the appointment of Philippe Lecluse as general manager of U Sapa Vietnam, the latest property in Absolute Hotel Services’ rapid expansion in the region. Lecluse has over 20 years’ experience in the hospitality industry starting his career at the Hotel Plaza Athénée in Paris. His travels have led him to

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Industry buyers and sellers from across six continents at Food&HotelAsia and Wine&SpiritsAsia 2014

Apr 9th, 2014

The world’s food and hospitality professionals have gathered in Singapore to attend Asia’s largest food and hospitality trade event. Food&HotelAsia (FHA) together with Wine&SpiritsAsia (WSA), takes place at the Singapore Expo until April 11. Mr S. Iswaran, Minister in Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister for Trade and Industry and Home Affairs graced the event’s

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