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NEWS | Jumeirah benefits from tourism growth in Dubai

Jumeirah benefits from tourism growth in Dubai
Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, has announced its performance in the first quarter of 2013 and its mid-term growth strategy. During the first quarter of 2013, average occupancy in Jumeirah’s portfolio of hotels has increased by nine per cent globally, compared to the same period in 2012. In the same period the average daily rate rose by nine per cent and the revenue per available room, an industry standard for measuring performance, rose by 22 per cent. The performance data is based on hotels that had more than 18 months of operations.

NEWS | DoubleTree by Hilton to open two new London hotels

DoubleTree by Hilton to open two new London hotelsDoubleTree by Hilton has announced it will open two new hotels in London this summer under franchise agreements with Westmont Hospitality. The latest additions are DoubleTree by Hilton London - Hyde Park and DoubleTree by Hilton London - Ealing, both of which are in the final stages of extensive refurbishments totalling £20 million, joining seven other DoubleTree by Hilton properties across the capital city.

EVENTS | Hospitality Design Expo 2013

The HD Expo is your resource for new products and services and most importantly your connection with the wider hospitality design community. Come and get inspired! The HD Expo features a show floor with more than 900 exhibitors covering an array of manufacturers and artisans of hospitality products and services.

EVENTS | Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference (APHIC)

The 5th Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Conference, an IHIF Summit, will be held in Thailand, where tourism investment will receive a further boost following the introduction of a master plan that has been designed for the sector by the Ministry of Tourism and Sports. 28 projects are to be included in the plan and many more on-ground opportunities to discover.

EVENTS | China Hotel Marketing Summit

Over 500 C-level executives and senior management leaders from hotel industry will take center stage at the China Hotel Marketing Summit from May 15 to 16, 2013 in Double Tree by Hilton, Shanghai-Pudong to address the core issues affecting the heart of hotel industry.

NEWS | AHS India to manage two new hotels this year

Absolute Hotel Services (AHS) India has announced new contracts with Delta Corporation to manage two new hotels in Daman, already opened; and Goa, soon to be opened within this year under their Deltin brand. Deltin Suites, a 106-room hotel located in Nerul Goa, includes an all day dining restaurant, a bar and 24x7 lounge, spa with two treatment rooms, a large courtyard swimming pool, gym, entertainment zone and kids play area as well as banquet space for business or leisure gathering.

NEWS | Accor named amongst India's Best Companies for Rewards and Recognition

Accor, Accor HotelsAccor Hotels India has been recognized as one of “India's Best Companies for Rewards and Recognition" in the 2013 All India study conducted by the Great Place to Work Institute in association with Edenred. Accor was the only hospitality company named in a survey of 25,000 employees across a range of sectors including media, IT, healthcare and hospitality. This ranking recognises Accor’s total rewards approach to its human resources, spanning competitive salaries and benefits, high-quality training and exceptional career development opportunities.

NEWS | Starwood Unveils Le Meridien Bali Jimbaran

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) and PT Tiara Raya Bali International today announced the debut of Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran, the latest newly built Le Méridien resort to open during a year of substantial growth for the Paris-born brand. Le Méridien Bali Jimbaran, combines chic, modern design with a passion for the arts, culture and creative cuisine to offer travellers an enriching escape on Bali, Indonesia’s famed Island of the Gods.

NEWS | W New York – Union Square Completes $15 Million Renovation

W New York - Union Square today unveiled the completion of a multi-layered renovation project that merges traditional and contemporary styles to offer a fashionable escape in the heart of Manhattan’s liveliest neighborhoods. The transformation is part of the W brand’s ongoing, $100 million commitment to the renovation of more than 11 of its properties across North America, and includes a full re-design of the hotel’s 270 guestrooms and top suites, W Living Room, Todd English’s iconic Olives New York, and destination bar Lilium by Gerber Group (previously Underbar).

NEWS | Great Hotels of the World announces new hotel opening in London

Great Hotels of the World ( is pleased to announce the opening of a brand new hotel in London. Hotel Xenia will open today following a two-year development and a cost of approximately £9 million. Hotel Xenia ( is the latest addition to Great Hotels of the World’s Premium Collection. The hotel is located on Cromwell Road in South Kensington, just minutes by foot from the city’s most famous museums, including the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Natural History Museum. The beautiful Victorian building has been lovingly restored,

NEWS | Viceroy Hotels plans to sell its Chennai project to Ceebros Hotels for Rs 480 crore

Hospitality firm Viceroy Hotels, where ace broker Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and family holds 14.64% stake, proposes to sell hotel and residential properties located in Chennai in favor of Ceebros Hotels Pvt Ltd, which runs Raintree Hotels in Chennai, for a consideration of Rs 480 crore. The Viceroy HotelsBSE 20.00 % board that met on Wednesday has approved a proposal to dispose off the Chennai properties and decided to seek the approval of its shareholders through postal ballot.

NEWS | Tata Groups' IHCL seeks RBI’s approval to rejig overseas assets for fund raising

IHCL wants to form a holding company for the overseas business and sell up to 49% stake to raise funds for the debt-ridden company. 
Tata Group's hotel arm, Indian Hotels has sought Reserve Bank of India's approval to restructure it's international operations to bring them under an umbrella company, sources with direct knowledge said. IHCL wants to form a holding company for the overseas business and sell up to 49% stake to raise funds for the debt-ridden company. This is the company's second attempt at getting RBI's nod for the proposal.

JOBS | commis de cuisine

MercureHotel or Entity 
Mercure Hotel Hannover Mitte 
City: Hannover 
State: Niedersachsen 
Country: Germany 
Mercure Hotel Hannover Mitte Das Mercure Hotel Hannover Mitte befindet sich im Zentrum der Stadt und liegt ruhig in einem Park. Die 171 modern designten Zimmer sind klimatisiert und verfügen über einen WLAN-Zugang. Zur Konferenzetage des 3-Sterne-Superior-Hotels, dessen Einrichtung sich dem Themadem Thema Varieté widmet, gehören sieben Konferenzräume für bis zu 150 Personen. Discover the hotel 

JOBS | Deputy General Manager

Hotel or Entity 
Mercure London Bloomsbury 
City: Central London / West End 
State: London (England) 
Country: United Kingdom 
Mercure London Bloomsbury Mercure unites hotels that are all different but with common characteristics: professionals of passionate hospitality, the atmosphere of charmed places, a standard of quality guaranteed by a brand with international renown. Discover the hotel

JOBS | Spa Supervisor

PullmanHotel or Entity 
Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach State South 
Country: Thaïland 
Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach Perched on the headland overlooking the crystal water of the Andaman Sea, Pullman Phuket Arcadia offers guests a tranquil and relaxing getaway with direct access to the beach. With sophisticated and Discover the hotel 

JOBS | Food & Beverage Manager

NovotelHotel or Entity 
Novotel Edinburgh Centre 
City: Edinburgh & Lothians State Scotland 
Country: United Kingdom 
Novotel Edinburgh Centre Novotel contributes to the well-being of business and leisure travellers: spacious and adaptable rooms, balanced meals 24/7, meeting rooms, caring staff, dedicated children’s areas and fitness rooms. Discover the hotel

JOBS | Reception

ibisHotel or Entity 
ibis Glasgow 
City: Centre City Glasgow Area State Scotland 
Country: United Kingdom ibis Glasgow 
City Centre All over the world and at very competitive rates, ibis hotels offer their guests a well-designed and fully-equipped bedroom, as well as all the services of a modern economy hotel. Discover the hotel

JOBS | Réceptionniste Tournant

NovotelHotel as part of a franchise network Novotel Amboise 
City: INDRE ET LOIRE ( 37 ) State Centre 
Country: France 
Novotel Amboise Novotel contributes to the well-being of business and leisure travellers: spacious and adaptable rooms, balanced meals 24/7, meeting rooms, caring staff, dedicated children’s areas and fitness rooms. Discover the hotel  

JOBS | AC Technician

MercureHotel or Entity 
Mercure Grand Hotel 
Country: Bahraïn 
Mercure Grand Hotel Seef / All Suites Mercure Grand Hotel Seef, towers superiority in four star category, with reputation as the best in the region and recipient of 2007 MENA Travel Awards (Silver Best Four Star Business/ Corporate Hotel Discover the hotel

JOBS | Manager Accounts

Job Description
Prepare cheque run for approval on a weekly basis and attach all supporting documentation to each cheque and present to Controller and General Manager for signature. Reconcile supplier statements with hotel records on a monthly basis, in conjunction with the month end cheque run. Follow up all discrepancies. Balance account payable to the General Ledger daily. Match invoices and delivery dockets with corresponding purchase order. Ensure that all invoices are authorised by Department Heads prior to being processed through the system. Ensure the correct General Ledger codes are used and recorded on the invoices. Reconcile invoices to suppliers statement. 
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter 
Functional Area: Accounts, Finance, Tax, Company Secretary, Audit 
Role Category: Senior Management
Role: Head/VP/GM-Accounts 
Keyskills: accounts Hotel