ITC has recently signed an agreement to obtain land to establish a luxury hotel in Colombo, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Sri Lankan Defence and Urban Development Secretary said. Rajapaksa, who was the Chief Guest at the launch of World Bank's South Asia Region Urbanisation Knowledge Platform, said part of the prime land vacated by the Army headquarters has been handed over to Shangri-La, while the remaining was given to the ITC.
Le Monet Hotel, Camp John Hay in Baguio City, the summer capital of the Philippines, has joined the global hospitality network Worldhotels. The property is a 70-room retreat in the picturesque mountain resort Camp John Hay. Having first opened in early 2012, Le Monet Hotel, Camp John Hay joins Worldhotels as a First Class Collection affiliate. The hotel neighbours a golf course and convention centre, with recreational options such as walking trails and pony rides,
Hotel Sahara Star has won the Century International Quality ERA Award in the GOLD category at the recently concluded Century International Quality ERA Awards, 2012. The award ceremony & convention was held in Geneva and was well attended by business representatives and also witnessed a host of entries from renowned hotel chains across the world. On achieving the award Vivek Kumar, CEO, Hotel Sahara Star & Aamby Valley City said,