InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, was given the coveted title of Best Global Hotel Chain at the 24th Annual TTG Travel Awards 2013, held in Bangkok last night. The hotel group's InterContinental Manila also took home its fourth consecutive win as Best City Hotel in Manila and Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong Causeway Bay as Best Budget Hotel.
Hilton Worldwide is moving into Georgia with two hotels scheduled to open in the eastern European country
Hilton Hotels & Resorts will open a property in the coastal city of Batumi next summer, while the Hilton Garden Inn brand will debut in the capital Tbilisi in 2016.
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