Latest Hotel Industry News


Arthur De Haast Named to InterContinental Hotels Group Board

2019-12-06 17:03:52 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Arthur de Haast is a Senior Director of JLL, the NYSE-listed professional services firm specialising in real estate and investment management. He will step down from JLL's Global Capital Markets Board on 31... Read more


The Higgins Hotel New Orleans Officially Opens

2019-12-06 16:55:29 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The National WWII Museum today announced the official opening of its landmark hotel property The Higgins Hotel New Orleans, Curio Collection by Hilton. Located in the blossoming Arts and Warehouse District in New... Read more


U.S. November Unemployment Rate Changes Little At 3.5%

2019-12-06 16:42:56 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 266,000 in November, and the unemployment rate was little changed at 3.5 percent. Notable job gains occurred in health care and in professional and technical services.... Read more


Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 6 December 2019

2019-12-06 16:38:54 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Deka acquires four hotels in Venice Mestre from MTK German real estate fund Deka Immobilien has acquired a 749-room hotel portfolio in Venice's Mestre region, on the Italian mainland opposite Venice, from... Read more



Now Open Best Western Plus The IvyWall Resort-Panglao, Philippines

2019-12-06 13:54:45 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Best Western Hotels & Resorts has expanded its presence in the Philippines with the launch of a brand new beachfront resort in Panglao, the idyllic island in the central province of Bohol. Best Western Plus The... Read more


Striking The Delicate Balance Between Hospitality And Security

2019-12-06 13:42:00 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Yet, in a lawsuit, staff of the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas were considered among the contributory factors when a mass murderer slipped past them to carry out his plan to turn his 32nd floor room as a... Read more


Kirkwood Collection Adds Historic Garden Street Inn Property To Portfolio

2019-12-06 13:38:00 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Kirkwood Collection (www.kirkwoodcollection.com), a new luxury hotel brand, announces the recent addition and upcoming renovation of the historic Garden Street Inn hotel in San Luis Obispo, expanding its portfolio to... Read more



Accor Sells Half of Its Stake in Huazhu as Chinese Partner Eyes Europe

2019-12-06 12:54:55 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Has Accor's partnership with Huazhu worn out its usefulness given the Chinese hotel giant has built a strong positioning in the economy and midscale segments in China? Huazhu now wants to focus on luxury and... Read more