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NEWS | RESTAURANT MANAGER

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Novotel London St Pancras State London (England) Country United Kingdom Novotel London St Pancras Adjacent to the British Library and 2 minutes walk to St Pancras station, this makes an ideal place to stay, 17

JOBS | Public Area Attendant

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Muse Bangkok State Bangkok Country Thaïland Hotel Muse Bangkok We, at Hotel Muse, are not afraid to live, love and passionately be part of making a legend. Hotel Muse was inspired by the King Rama V period,

NEWS | Shangri-La's Hambantota Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka to open in 2014

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts broke ground for a resort on 145 acres on the southern coast of Sri Lanka on 25 February 2012. Shangri-La's Hambantota Resort and Spa, Sri Lanka will complement Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo, which is currently under construction in the capital. The resort is due to open in 2014 and the two properties mark the entry of the hotel group into Sri Lanka, often referred to as "The Pearl of the Indian Ocean.

NEWS | Aloft Launches Second Hotel Conversion Project, Ramping up New Channel for Global Growth

Ramping up a new channel for global growth, "style at a steal" brand Aloft Hotels will launch its second external hotel conversion project next month, parent Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced. Aloft Tucson University, a former Four Points by Sheraton property, will undergo a complete renovation before opening in the first half of 2013. The 150-room hotel is owned by Starwood, demonstrating the company"s commitment to the fast-growing, three-year-old Aloft brand.

NEWS | Best Western International (BWI) unveils major expansion strategy for Indonesia

Indonesia, a land of 33 provinces, 17,508 islands and more than 238 million people, will soon be home to 13 new Best Western hotels. Best Western International (BWI) has unveiled a major expansion strategy for Indonesia, with plans to more than quadruple its portfolio in the country from four to 17 unique properties in less than two years. The new developments will boost Best Western's inventory in Indonesia from 535 rooms today to more than 2,500 by year-end 2013.

NEWS | Centara Hotels & Resorts to open Spa Cenvaree and three restaurants in Goa with Acron Group

Thailand-based Centara Hotels & Resorts will soon open their first stand-alone spa and three restaurants in India in collaboration with Mumbai-based Acron Group. Centara's signature wellness brand Spa Cenvaree and their three restaurants, Chili-Hip, Vibes and Zing will form part of Acron Place, a USD ten million wellness, restaurant and retail lifestyle centre in Candolim beach in north Goa.

NEWS | Larry Light has been named Chief Brands Officer at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in Atlanta - GA, United States.

Reporting directly to CEO Richard Solomons, the hiring of Light builds on the company’s strategy of developing and nurturing a powerful portfolio of preferred brands including; Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza, InterContinental, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites. Larry Light is one of the world’s leading brand consultants and author of the book

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Hotel Hindustan International (HHI) has recently announced its foray in Maharashtra with the launch of its new property in Pune. The hotel is due to open shortly as per government compliance. The fifth hotel from the HHI Group, the HHI Pune property is designed as a contemporary business destination as well as offers leisure opportunities for relaxation,

NEWS | Lehman Brothers forcibly takes over The Setai South Beach from GHM

The Setai South Beach in Miami, the USA is no longer managed by Singapore-based General Hotel Management (GHM). Owner representatives of The Setai South Beach recently informed GHM, they were taking over the property. According to Hans R Jenni, President and Director, GHM, “Representatives from Lehman Brothers arrived at the hotel in the early morning hours on March 31, 2012.

NEWS | H P Rama receives 'Hunter Conference Award for Excellence and Inspiration'

Hasmukh P (H P) Rama, Founder, JHM Hotels in Greenville, South Carolina, the USA was recently honoured with 'Hunter Conference Award for Excellence and Inspiration' at the 24th annual Hunter Hotel Investment Conference held in Atlanta. While accepting the award, Rama said, “This award represents to me the unshakeable belief in possibilities and the American spirit that provides opportunities for people to realise the American Dream. I stand before you today as living proof that the American Dream is alive and well.” Rama received the annual Hunter Conference Award for Excellence due to his outstanding pioneering spirit and entrepreneurial vision, informed a PRWeb release.

NEWS | Starwood Hotels & Resorts to open its first dual-branded ski resort complex in China by August 2012

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. recently announced that it will open its first dual-branded ski resort complex in Changbaishan, China this year. The Westin Changbaishan and Sheraton Changbaishan Resort will open in August 2012, adjacent to the slopes of Changbai Mountains. The Westin and Sheraton resort complex is close to Yingfu Expressway and just six miles away from Changbaishan Airport. The Westin Changbaishan Resort will offer ski-in/ski-out access, views of the mountains,