Hotel occupancy levels in Australia’s major cities are well on the path to full recovery to pre-recession levels, with Sydney the star performer according to a new report from Deloitte.
Australia hotels are on course to average occupancy of 65.6% by the end of this year, up from 62% in 2009 and an estimated 63.9% in 2010. RevPAR is expected to increase by 9.1% on average in 2011 to A$97, up from A$89 a year ago and A$84 in 2009.
QSR chain Subway, which has expertise in sandwiches and salads, plans to expand its business by opening 250 stores by the end of 2011. It intends to add 65 franchised outlets in 2012 with proposed investment of over Rs 40 crore.
Hilton Worldwide has signed a management agreement with Bin Otaiba Investment Group for a Hilton Hotels & Resorts property in Sharjah, marking the company's entry into the emirate.
Scheduled to debut as a Hilton in the fourth quarter, the 259-key conversion property is conveniently situated on Corniche Road, 15 km from Sharjah International Airport and 10 km from Dubai International Airport. The hotel is the landmark Corniche Al Buhaira Hotel Sharjah.
Lee Chipman has been named managing director of the 351-room Hilton Panama and 220-room The Panamera, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, scheduled to open in late 2011. Chipman most recently served as general manager, Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort, Mexico.
* To assist the Chef de Cuisine in managing his / her assigned kitchen operation as a successful independent profit center, ensuring maximum guest satisfaction, through planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the Kitchen operation and administration.
Candidates should have successfully completed a diploma or degree in Cosmetology from a reputed Institute. Should have at least 2 years Training Experience with a Leading Cosmetic House/ Airline or Hotel.
You will be responsible to assist with the efficient running of the department in line with Hyatt International's Corporate Strategies and brand standards, whilst meeting employee, guest and owner expectations.