Lords Hotels & Resorts plans to open two hotels in Nepal, along with one hotel each in Goa and Bengaluru city this year. The hotel group is focusing towards achieving 68% growth in their overall average room occupancy by the end of FY2017.
Thailand-based Absolute Hotel Services Group (AHS) having presence in SE Asia and India, has announced its tie up with Austria’s largest hotel group, Vienna House, to promote brands mutually in Asia and Europe.
State’s Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) has received only 26 applications this year for four-year hotel management courses, offered at four institutes approved by All India Council for Technical Education, leaving 334 seats vacant.
Kate Walsh, MPS ’90, has been named the seventh dean of the School of Hotel Administration, Provost Michael Kotlikoff announced June 16. She is the first female dean of the Hotel School and the second alumnus to lead it.