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The Spa at Shangri-La's – Eros Hotel, New Delhi has bagged Vogue India Beauty Awards 2010 in the Spa and Wellness category, under the 'Best Pampering Facial' section for the exclusive Biodroga Oxygenating Facial offered at the spa.
With a hotel career that's taken Ian Pullan around the world and back, he's landed in Vancouver, British Columbia as the new General Manager of The Fairmont Waterfront. Crossing the water from his General Manager's post at The Fairmont Orchid, Mr. Pullan leaves the sunny Big Island of Hawaii for the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver.
Norval Nelson has been appointed General Manager at Walnut Creek Marriott in Walnut Creek - CA, United States. He was previously General Manager at Windsor Management.
Windsor Management Services is the hotel management arm of Santa Monica-based Windsor Capital Group, Inc.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced plans to debut its Aloft brand in Cleveland, Ohio. Aloft Cleveland Downtown is scheduled to open in early 2013 as a key element of the Flats East Bank development - Cleveland's newest, upscale mixed-use complex. Managed by Heritage Development Company, the newly constructed hotel will offer style at a steal with 150 spacious, open rooms, a tech-forward sensibility, and a vibrant, social atmosphere.
Amira Foods India Ltd, a retailer of basmati rice, has tied up with UAE-based Choithrams, which has associates in diverse fields including wholesale, commodity brokerage and the manufacturer of edible and non edible items. Amira Foods India will now foray into the UAE market with this strategic collaboration. Choithrams will distribute and place Amira premium Basmati brands — Amira Pure Basmati Rice- Traditional Basmati, Amira Indigo Extra long Grain Basmati Rica and Amira Good length Basmati Rice in the UAE market.
According to a PTI report, Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation (RTDC) and Indian Railways 'Royal Rajasthan on Wheels' will start its first commercial tour this season from September 5, 2010. An official of RTDC said that the train, with around 50 passengers onboard, will start its journey from Safdarjung station in New Delhi.
Hilton Hotels has joined the Thai marketing cooperative Golf in a Kingdom: The Thai Golf Experience. As new hotel partners, Hilton properties across Thailand, in Bangkok, Pattaya, Hua Hin and Phuket, are now preferred lodging options, alongside some of the country's top golf courses, in a variety of stay-and-play itineraries offered and executed by tour operator Golfasian.
NEW DELHI: Hoteliers are planning to increase room tariffs 10-15 % from September as they expect occupancies to improve with the onset of the key winter season and hope it will help them recover from the slowdown that hit Indian hotels two years ago.