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23/02/2017 08h12

January 2017: Overall improvement in the European hospitality industry

The European industry starts the year on a positive note, with indicators showing strong growth in most destinations. Hotel performances are driven by a significant rebound in occupancy rates, in...

22/02/2017 10h18

Manhattan hosts a fifth Four Points by Sheraton hotel

The hospitality group Marriott International has just announced the opening of its fifth hotel under its Four Points by Sheraton brand in Manhattan.

21/02/2017 17h20

Nicolas Sarkozy joins AccorHotels’ Board of Directors

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As part of the acceleration of the expansion strategy of the Group and its portfolio of international brands, the Board of Directors has decided during its meeting today to set up an International...

21/02/2017 11h17

The Rezidor’s board opposes to HNA offer

In April 2016, HNA Tourism Group and Carlson Group began negotiations for all of its hotel operations that are under the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. The group's acquisition was finalized last...

20/02/2017 11h13

GLF 2017: Paul Dubrule will close the Forum on April 11

At the 21st edition of the Global Lodging Forum next April 10 and 11 at the Pullman Paris Montparnasse, Paul Dubrule, co-founder of Accor Group will participate in the event's closing ceremony.

16/02/2017 13h45

GLF 2017: China wakes up… two experts decipher the impact on the hotel industry worldwide

Shangzhi Zhang and David Baverez offer two complementary points of view, one towards the interior of the country by a Chinese player who is familiar with the mysterious workings of power and how the...

15/02/2017 13h48

Global Lodging Forum 2017: an edition rich in innovation!

The Global Lodging Forum is THE unmissable event for professionals from different universes in the hospitality and tourism industry. This 21st edition is synonymous with renewal and innovation....

14/02/2017 09h06

Radisson Red comes to Central Europe

Following the opening of a first Radisson Red in Brussels and a second one in Minneapolis in 2016, The Rezidor Hotel Group has chosen to establish a brand-new hotel in Krakow, Poland. The opening is...

14/02/2017 09h03

Airbnb to acquire Luxury Retreats

The private accommodations booking platform Airbnb would currently be in negotiations to acquire Luxury Retreats, a Montreal platform specialized in rentals of luxury villas.

13/02/2017 10h50

Deutsche Hospitality is now operating more than 100 hotels

The opening of the Steigenberger Hotel El Tahrir Cairo has a symbolic dimension: it allows the German hotel group to cross the threshold of 100 hotels in operation worldwide. It also marks the...

10/02/2017 10h57

Even Frydenberg is the new President and CEO of Scandic Hotels

After eight years as head of Scandic Hotels group, Frank Fiskers has decided to pass the torch next summer to Even Frydenberg, who was, until recently, in charge of Western Europe for Starwood Hotels...

09/02/2017 16h41

Hilton arrives in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in London

The American hotel group Hilton Worldwide settles for the first time in the Royal Borough of Greenwich in London with the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton branded hotel.

09/02/2017 11h31

Form Hotels, Smartotels' new lifestyle and connected brand

The hotel group announces the launch of an upscale and technology-driven hotel brand: Form Hotel. A first unit is currently under construction in Dubai and will be operated under this brand. It...

08/02/2017 13h26

Priceline Group buys Momondo and Cheapflights for $550 million

Priceline Group, which already owns Kayak and, just made another new acquisition in the search engine sector, with the purchase of the Danish company Momondo and the British group...

08/02/2017 09h25

In Havana, Kempinski settles in a former department store

The Gran Hotel Kempinski Manzana La Habana will open next spring in the Cuban capital. This opening will take place within a context marked by the increase in arrivals in Cuba where hotel projects...

07/02/2017 09h05

Yotel arrives in the heart of London

The British hotel chain continues to grow in Great Britain and announces the launch of its third hotel in the country, in the center of London. Slated to open in 2018.

06/02/2017 09h19

GLF 2017: How do international hotels react after the terrorist attacks?

At the 21st edition of the Global Lodging Forum, which will be held Next April 10 and 11 at the Pullman Paris Montparnasse, leading figures will share their experiences and analyze the impact of...

01/02/2017 15h22

Global Lodging Forum – Round Table on the Franchise model

On Monday, April 10, the 21st edition of the Global Lodging Forum will begin. this year it will adopt a more participatory format through presentations, round tables and workshops. The global theme...