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JOBS| Front Office Manager- Bangalore, India

We're in the process of re-branding an existing 5-star business hotel situated in Bangalore Electronic City, India which will complete by Q1 of 2010.

NEW HOTELS| IHG opens second InterContinental Hotel in Paris

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), the world’s largest hotel company, announces the opening of the InterContinental Paris Avenue Marceau today.

NEWS | Dubai's Jumeirah Group Continues Expansion Plans

The head of Dubai-based luxury resort operator Jumeirah Group said the company's expansion plans are continuing despite declines in revenue and worries about its home city's financial condition.

FINANCIALS| Abu Dhabi's ADIA Buys 10.9% Hyatt Hotels Common Stock

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, one of the world's largest sovereign wealth funds, has bought 10.9% of Hyatt Hotels Corp. (H) shares floated by the company, a filing showed Tuesday.

NEW HOTELS| Courtyard by Marriott Opens Two New Properties in India

Marriott International’s upper-moderately-priced Courtyard by Marriott brand opened two new properties this past week in India, namely

PPL| Interview| Peter Wynne

Peter Wynne is general manager of projects and developments for Swire Hotels, which has opened the Opposite House in Beijing, the Upper House in Hong Kong and, next month, East, also in Hong Kong, Quarry Bay

NEWS| Accor To Split Into 2 Companies

A demerger would enable each division to step up its pace of growth, Accor says.

Accor SA's board of directors has recommended separating the group's prepaid services and hotels businesses, pending shareholder approval.


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NEWS| Starwood Creates 2 Franchise Organizations For North America

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. announces a realignment of resources within its North America franchise business to optimize support for franchise owners and hotels.

NEWS| Hyatt Hotels to operate 5 new hotel properties

Hyatt Hotels Corp. and DB Hospitality Pvt. Ltd., which is part of DB Group, said Friday that Hyatt will operate five new hotel properties in India.

JOBS| Pastry Chef de Partie / Baker - Luxury VIP Hotel | UK

This 5 star luxury hotel set within 30 acres of lakes and woodland are looking for a passionate & experienced Pastry chef to join their team.


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JOBS | Revenue Manager - Bangalore, India

IHG is in the process of re-branding an existing 5-star business hotel situated in Bangalore Electronic City, India which will complete by Q1 of 2010. This 282 rooms luxury business hotel with 11 suites as well as a Presidential Suite, is particularly conceived and designed for today's corporate traveler.

Key responsibilities of this role include :
• Leading cross functional decision making of all revenue generating departments including Sales and Marketing, Rooms, Catering and Food & Beverage
• Managing all aspects of competitor intelligence; pricing; management of room inventory, and/or the yield hurdle points; distribution channels, market segment mix and acceptance/denial of major group bookings

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