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JOBS | Restaurant Manager

A tropical garden rising from the Andaman Sea, located at the heart of the Patong seaside, Phuket is a world class holiday destination. See hotel description Contract Job Level National under local employment status

JOBS | Cashier (Minimart)

A tropical garden rising from the Andaman Sea, located at the heart of the Patong seaside, Phuket is a world class holiday destination. See hotel description Contract Job Level National under local employment status

JOBS | Engineer Supervisor

A tropical garden rising from the Andaman Sea, located at the heart of the Patong seaside, Phuket is a world class holiday destination. Contract Job Level National under local employment status (or Foreigner already

JOBS | Steward/stewardess

Job Description Create 100% guest satisfaction by providing ‘Yes I Can’ genuine hospitality and by exceeding guest expectations:  Communicates and demonstrates ‘Yes I Can’ service to other employees.

JOBS | Security Assistant

Job Description Send me Jobs like this Responsible for the safety and security of guests, employees and establishment needs Maintain a regular presence in public area or your assigned post Prevent gambling on hotel

JOBS | Security Team Leader

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JOBS | Commi I, II, III (Italian Section

Job Description Send me Jobs like this Having relevant experience in Italian Cusine. Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter Role: Commis Keyskills: Commi I, II, III Italian Section Desired Candidate Profile Education: (UG -

JOBS | Multipal Positions

Job Description Send me Jobs like this Ability to perform all manual tasks which are part of the process to deliver quality service to guests. Job Openings for Food & Beverage Service Front Office Housekeeping

NEWS | The Hotel School General Managers Program

The General Managers Program (GMP) is a 10-day experience for hotel general managers and their immediate successors. In the past 25 years, the GMP has hosted more than 1,200 participants representing 78 countries.

NEWS | Cornell International Hospitality Summit India

The Cornell International Hospitality Summit India is the school’s first international summit in Asia. The School is excited to be presenting the summit in Mumbai, India in partnership with the Center for Hospitality Research and Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces. Summit attendees expected are senior executives in hospitality and travel from India, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

NEWS | Top 20 Secrets to Success in Hotel SMS Marketing | By Margaret Mastrogiacomo

With the rapid growth of the mobile channel, SMS marketing is becoming a vital component of a well-rounded digital marketing strategy. Unfamiliar with Best Practices for leveraging this channel, many hoteliers are missing out on one of the most effective ways to connect with customers anytime, anywhere.

NEWS | Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index down 2.7% in November

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee, and MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin-The Baird/STR Hotel Stock Index ended November with a 2.7-percent decrease to 1,951 and is down 17.5 percent year-to-date 2011. The index ended 2010 at 2,364.

NEWS | Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Acquire Stake in German-Based Design Hotels AG

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire 49.8% of the shares of Design Hotels AG from Arabella Hospitality SE, one of Starwood's longtime partners in Germany. Berlin-based Design Hotels, a publicly traded company and provider of distribution, sales, marketing and consulting services for hotels boasts a portfolio of over 200 member hotels in 40 countries. Design Hotels' hand-picked collection of hotels are independently owned, but united by a passion for thought-provoking design, aesthetic and service-driven experiences.

NEWS | Carolyn Baba Aquino has been promoted Treasury & Finance Manager/Controller at Outrigger Enterprises Group in Honolulu - HI, United States.

In her new role as treasury and finance manager/controller, Carolyn Baba Aquino assumes oversight of the financial functions for the OHANA Hotels & Resorts properties in Waikiki. Prior to joining Outrigger, Ms. Aquino gained years of valuable experiences in different management positions. She has worked at the Princeville Resort on Kauai, various Sheraton properties on three islands, and the Renaissance Ilikai Waikiki Hotel.

NEWS | Fresh & Honest Café launches coffee machine LB 4700 in India

Fresh & Honest Café Ltd, one of India’s leading coffee, vending and retailing company and part of Italy-based coffee company, Lavazza, has launched new coffee machine – the Lavazza BLUE 4700. The Plug & Brew semi-automatic coffee machine is targeted at standalone cafés and restaurants. The LB 4700 is compact and easy to use with all the technology and performance of a top-of-the-range coffee machine. The machine works with Lavazza Blue capsules and has programmable keys for multiple product selections with LED display and can produce up to 200 cups/day.

NEWS | Saffron Group to invest more in hospitality ventures

Saffron Group, a real-estate group in North India, which has recently forayed into hotel business by launching the maiden hotel property - Comfort Inn Saffron Kiran at Faridabad, NCR, plans to make more investments in the hospitality sector primarily in Northern India.

NEWS | West Coast Fine Foods launches 'Kawan' range of parathas in India

West Coast Fine Foods has launched 'Kawan' range of frozen heat and eat parathas with offerings in Tawa, flakey, and Whole Wheat variety. The entire range of Kawan Parathas would be available at retail stores across the country. Rahul Kulkarni, Director, Marketing, West Coast Group said, “According to industry data, the packaged frozen food market has is growing at the rate of 30 per cent annually, which has prompted us to launch the globally well known Kawan brand in India.

NEWS | Fairfield Inn by Marriott Opens in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Fairfield Inn Los Cabos opened its doors and welcomed guests today in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, offering a moderately priced lodging option in the heart of the popular resort destination. The 128-room hotel is Marriott International's first property in Los Cabos and is located on the principal avenue of town, Lazaro Cardenas, an easy walk to the popular Medano beach and major tourist attractions such as El Arco, Lover's Beach, the Puerto Paraiso Mall and Cabo Dolphins.

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Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2011 15:16:42 +0000 (GMT)
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New-look for The Residence Mauritius spa

The Residence Mauritius has announced the unveiling of its new-look Sanctuary Spa, which has undergone an extensive EUR700,000 (£597,000, US$939,000) refurbishment.

Facilities at the 600sq m (6,458sq ft) spa include 11 treatment rooms, including two couples' rooms, which feature an Asian-influenced design with pebbled floors and lattice furniture.

Beauty and haircare treatments have been designed by France-based brand Carita, which has developed the Haute Beauté concept in reference to the Haute Couture fashion term.

Adults and children can now benefit from new treatments at the spa, including two signature treatments for parents - The Sanctuary Massage and the Ylang Ylang Couples massage.

The Sanctuary Massage comprises a combination of yogic breathing techniques, aromatic massages and Reiki, while the Ylang Ylang Couples Massage uses a signature aroma.

Meanwhile, a new gymnasium with cardiovascular equipment has been created as part of the revamp, with a personal trainer offering tailor-made programmes using Tai Chi and Yoga.

A spokesperson said: "The spa has been designed as a place of tranquillity and serenity where all stresses and strains drift away as soothing therapies and calming rituals come into their own."


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