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TRENDS| Forget Dubai, Abu Dhabi is making its move to become the UAE's holiday hotspot

The Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi is the largest mosque in the United Arab Emirates...


Fifty years ago, Abu Dhabi was an expanse of sand with the occasional Bedouin settlement.
Now it has become a sprawling mass of shiny skyscrapers, resorts and Western shopping malls.Abu Dhabi's pot of cash seems endless, as does its ambition. But what about imagination?







The five- star hotels are undoubtedly plush. The Shangri-La Hotel, a short drive from the bustling centre, has an impressive lobby with an equally impressive cocktail menu. Its jaw-droppingly stunning swimming pool terrace overlooks the huge Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

The Shangri-La has a subtlety that the Emirates Palace, with its 1,000 chandeliers, lacks. The Emirates Palace is supposed to be the city's showpiece, where the royal family can entertain world leaders.


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AWARDS| 'best of the best' at 2009 Awards

The hotel industry's 'movers and shakers' from across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands were recognized at the HotelClub Awards 2009.




The HotelClub Awards premier accolade, the Top 3 Hotels in Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands went to the elegant Swissotel Sydney Hotel, Sydney's superbly positioned Shangri-La Hotel and the Hotel Grand Chancellor Christchurch.

Voters also selected the Top 3 hotel winners in NSW - Swissotel Sydney Hotel, Shangri-La Hotel Sydney and Four Points By Sheraton Darling Harbour Sydney - and the Top 3 hotel winners in Victoria - Crown Towers Hotel Melbourne, The Langham Melbourne and Stamford Plaza Melbourne.

In addition, the Top 3 Hotels in Queensland were also recognized - Palazzo Versace Hotel Gold Coast, Conrad Juptiers Hotel & Casion Gold Coast and The Sebel Cairns - as were the Top 3 Hotels in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands - Duxton Hotel Auckland, Hotel Grand Chancellor Christchurch and the Radisson Resort F…

PEOPLE| Richard Cooke New GM Traders Hotel

TRADERS Hotel Kuala Lumpur has appointed Richard Cooke as general manager from September 1 this year.

He is tasked to deliver high standards of service, sound financial results and to further develop the brand recognition of Traders Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.



Cooke has 22 years of experience in various aspects of hospitality.

He began his career with the Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts group in September 2000 as executive assistant manager, responsible for food and beverage operations at Shangri-La Hotel Singapore.
His last posting there was as hotel manager.

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JOBS| BAR MANAGER @ Delhi

Intercontinental Eros, Nehru Place is part of the InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG),the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms.IHG owns,manages,leases or franchises, through various subsidiaries, over 4,150 hotels in over 100 countries.

JOB DETAILS











Effectively manage the outlet by ensuring the following:
·Oversee the Implementation of standards.
·Adhere to opening and closing procedures and checklists&bill paying procedures
·Conduct effective shift briefings

Contact | Sheenu Arora
NEHRU PLACE • NEW DELHI, 110019 • INDIA
+91-11-41223344

http://www.intercontinental.com/icnehruplace

More F&B Jobs

FnB- Asst Director(1)FnB- Banquet Mgr(16)FnB- Bartender(3)FnB- Captains(21)FnB- FnB Manager(7)FnB- International(12)FnB- Rest Mgr(7)FnB- Restaurant Hostess(1)FnB- Steward(5)FnB- Stewarding(2)


JOBS| GUEST RELATION ASSISTANT @ Delhi

Intercontinental Eros, Nehru Place is part of the InterContinental Hotel Group (IHG),the world's largest hotel group by number of rooms.IHG owns,manages,leases or franchises, through various subsidiaries, over 4,150 hotels in over 100 countries.

JOB DETAILS











To be positioned at the Lobby and carry the front desk job.

Contact | Sheenu Arora
NEHRU PLACE • NEW DELHI, 110019 • INDIA
+91-11-41223344

http://www.intercontinental.com/icnehruplace

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FO- Asst FOM(1)FO- Bell Boy(3)FO- Conceirge(2)FO- Director of Rooms(2)FO- Duty Manager(4)FO- FO Supervisor(1)FO- Front Office Manager(9)FO- GR Manager(1)FO- GRE(7)FO- Intl(1)FO- Operator(1)FO- Reception(1)FO- Reservation Manager(2)FO- Restaurant Supervisor(1)FO- Revenue Management(12)FO- Revenue Manger(2)


JOBS| International| Hotel Manager (Resident) - Greece

Location: Greece
Salary: Competitive International Expatriate salary in USD/Euro

Preferred Age: 28-50 Single preferred
Experience Required: At least 12> years proven international experience in similar 5* resort or multi-outlet properties. Strong management. Financial acumen. Opening experience an advantage

Qualifications needed: Hotel Degree at reputable Institution, Post Graduate degree an advantage








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