Luring the Chinese traveller

China’s outbound travellers are estimated to exceed 100 million this year and with an overall spending of US$140 billion in 2014, inbound destination marketers...

Marriott to reach one million rooms in 2015

Continuing its trajectory of rapid global growth and creating opportunity, Marriott International, Inc. annouced that it expects its portfolio of hotels either open or...

Strategy for success

Marriott International held its Asia Pacific operations conference in Bangkok in early December. Bart Buiring, senior VP – operations & continent lodging services, Marriott...

Training in loyalty

It’s common for more junior staff to switch properties or groups for relatively small pay rises and the promise of a promotion, whether they...

Leap of faith

After several years successfully running an international hotel cosmetics company’s Asia-Pacific office, one of the industry’s most popular and charismatic personalities has branched out...

We need to raise the perception of Asian food, says leading...

Asian food is undervalued worldwide, and even in Asia itself, according to a leading Indian chef and restaurateur. Speaking at 'To The Table', an exclusive...

Life after free wi-fi

By Jason Jefferys Around 64% of hotels now offer free wireless internet wi-fi to guests, which has become one of the, if not the, most...

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

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,...

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts to reach 500th hotel milestone in 2016

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has announced from the Sheraton Hotels that its largest and most global brand is poised for record-breaking growth...

2013 hotel investment transaction volumes in Asia up 218% year on...

Hotel investment volumes in Asia reached USD 7.5 billion at the end of 2013, up 218% on 2012 and defying all industry expectations, according...

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