With a wealth of experience in operating hotels both in Asia and Europe, Kenneth will oversee the transformation of ONYX’s inaugural property under its select service brand, OZO in late 2012. The 251-room property, currently known as the Wesley,
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Marriott International's (NYSE:MAR) global lifestyle hotel brand, Renaissance Hotels, announced today its plans to open a new 181-room Renaissance Hotel in Santiago, Chile, in 2013. The property will be operated by Administraciones y Operaciones Hoteleras Hotech S.A. under an agreement with Altamira Grupo Inmobiliario.
-Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has signed a management agreement with an affiliate of Island Hospitality Partners, LLC for Hyatt Place Bayamón and El Tropical Casino. It will be the first Hyatt-branded select service hotel in Puerto Rico and, upon opening, will mark the return of Hyatt-branded hotels to Puerto Rico after a nine year absence.
Swiss-Belhotel International recently announced the soft opening of Swiss-Belinn SKA Pekanbaru – Riau, Indonesia. A 3-star international hotel, Swiss-Belinn SKA Pekanbaru is strategically located in the busy area of Pekanbaru, Riau, with easy access to the business and government district and only 10 minutes from Sultan Syarif Kasim II International Airport.
Swiss-Belhotel International Senior Vice President Operations and Development for Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam,
* Signs agreement with Emaar Misr to operate The Address Marassi Golf Resort & Spa in Egypt
* Strengthens marketing outreach in India – one of the leading feeder markets - and explores potential growth opportunities
* Targeted markets include London, Paris, New York, Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Hong Kong, Singapore, Bali, Marrakesh, Kenya and Istanbul
Emaar Hospitality Group,
Absolute Hotel Services Group has recently announced that it has signed a management contract with PT Graha Albros to manage their existing resort in Bali which will make it a second property management under the Absolute Hotel Services’ hotel portfolio in Bali. The Le Grande Bali will be rebranded and re-launched as U Agathis Pecatu by August 2012. “This is even more exciting news for us to have an opportunity to take on another property under the brand of U Hotels & Resorts which will be the second U Resort in Bali opening within the same year.
Europe-based hospitality group Accor, one of the largest hotel operator in Asia Pacific, has launched Formule1, Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh. The company has launched this budget brand in India for the first time and is planning to unveil ten more hotels by end of 2013.
Tilaknagar Industries Ltd. (TI), has recently acquired P.P. Caps Pvt. Ltd. “The acquisition allows us to strengthen our operations by way of reduction in the raw material costs related to bottle caps, which is an important component of our packaging expenditure. P.P. Caps is in the process of setting up a plant in Shrirampur,
In its support for the environment initiative, the Hotel Purchasing Manager's Forum (HPMF) has called for all hotel exhibitions in India to henceforth reserve at least ten per cent of their floor space for green products and their companies. HPMF, a community of hotel & restaurant purchase managers in India issued this statement at its seminar on green procurement during the AAHAR '12 in New Delhi.
Lavazza has recently launched its signature coffee shop ‘Lavazza Espression’ in The Leela Palace Bangalore. With the launch of this outlet, Lavazza now has two Espression stores in India, after its first store in New Delhi. Attilio Capuano, Asia & Pacific Director, Lavazza said,