Latest Hotel Industry News


Can Phuket’s sandbox be a model for vaccine tourism?

2021-08-01 10:46:39 +0200 | Source: E Hospitality Times

Phuket opened to tourists despite COVID-19 deaths surging on the mainland. But the sandbox provides lessons for other tourist-friendly countries in the region, says a Southeast Asia observer. JAKARTA: Before the... Read more


New coalition to fight for gender equality in hospitality

2021-07-30 18:17:00 +0200 | Source: E Hospitality Times

Hospitality leaders across the globe have come together to form LeadingHôtelières, a coalition working to achieve better representation for women at the highest levels. Formed by some of the... Read more


US Hotel Revenue Per Available Room Surpasses $100

2021-07-30 17:53:23 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry took in more than $100 in revenue for every available room for the first time since October 2019 despite slowing hotel demand as the summer leisure season wanes. For the week ending July 24,... Read more


Job Postings In The UAE Have Increased By 148% Since July 2020 Largely Driven By Dubai Expo, Finds GlobalData

2021-07-30 16:58:23 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has ramped up hiring activity across a number of different industry areas. The majority of this activity has occurred in the travel and tourism sector, largely coming from hotel chains... Read more


OTA Insight Presentation - Now is the Time to Upgrade Your Tech Toolbox

2021-07-30 16:36:57 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

OTA Insight empowers hoteliers to make smarter revenue and distribution decisions through its market-leading suite of cloud-based business intelligence solutions including Market Insight, Rate Insight, Parity Insight... Read more


Increasingly Evident Recovery In The Americas And China, With A Gradual Return To Normality In Resort Hotels In The Second Semester, Whilst Meliá Still Sees A Weak Performance In Urban Spain And Europe

2021-07-30 16:28:48 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

In the second quarter the company doubled the revenues seen in the previous quarter, and achieved its goals of generating positive EBITDA and stopping cash-burn in June The cost savings achieved with the successful... Read more


U.S. Hotel Profit Reached 84% Of 2019 Level, Labor Rises Slightly

2021-07-30 16:22:39 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

BROOMFIELD, Colorado — Gross operating profit for U.S. hotels improved to 84% of the comparable 2019 level, according to STR‘s June 2021 monthly P&L data release. Labor costs also rose from the... Read more


Sands Announces 2021 Drop By Drop Project Grant Recipients

2021-07-30 16:12:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Launched in 2020, the Drop by Drop Project, from Sands ECO360 and our long-time partner Clean the World, has supported an initial cohort group of three organizations dedicated to protecting one of our most precious... Read more


Hyatt Place Ekaterinburg Celebrates Official Opening Of The First Hyatt Place Branded Hotel In Russia

2021-07-30 15:59:12 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hyatt Place Ekaterinburg, the second Hyatt branded property in Ekaterinburg is officially open, expanding the Hyatt Place brand's footprint globally in markets that matter most to guests and World of Hyatt... Read more


Your Dream Vacation Is Closer Than You Think: 7 Expert Tips For Wish List Travel Without Breaking The Bank

2021-07-30 15:49:07 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Although most travelers were grounded since March 2020, their wanderlust continued to thrive. And now, as restrictions loosen in many areas, they are ready to embark on their dream excursions. Three in four Americans... Read more