Latest Hotel Industry News

Gokulam Hotels & Resorts acquires MSR Hotel & Spa Bangalore

2018-06-18 16:32:58 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Gokulam Hotels & Resorts, a hospitality arm of Sree Gokulam Chit & Finance Co. (SGCFL), has acquired the 182room 5star hotel in Bangalore owned by MSR Hotel and Spa Bangalore, which until end 2017 was operational as... Read more

NDMC to auction Taj Mansingh on July 18, if more than three eligible bids this time

2018-06-18 14:29:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

The Times of India reported that with just one eligible bid for the iconic Taj Mansingh in the last round, NDMC will again try to auction this iconic property on July 18 on the existing terms and conditions. The... Read more

'Hilton has more skin in the game in India than anyone else'

2018-06-18 12:41:34 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Hilton had effected major revamp of Indian leadership early this year bringing in two experienced hands Navjit Ahluwalia and Jatin Khanna as Country Head and Vice President – Operations respectively. In an... Read more

Tea brand Girnar moves Bombay HC against BigBasket over trademark violation

2018-06-18 11:07:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

According to a Mint report, Tea maker Girnar Food and Beverages Pvt. Ltd has dragged Alibababacked food and grocery retailer BigBasket to court for infringing its 'Royal' trademark, two people familiar with... Read more

Meydan Hotels & Hospitality to organise multi─city India roadshow in November 2018

2018-06-18 06:08:45 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

In order to strengthen visibility in the Indian market, Meydan Hotels & Hospitality will be organising oneweeklong roadshow in India in November this year. Read more

The Fern Hotels & Resorts opens Anaya Beacon Hotel in Jamnagar

2018-06-18 06:08:11 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

The Fern Hotels & Resorts, India's leading environmentally sensitive hotel chain has launched the Anaya Beacon Hotel in Jamnagar which is the ninth hotel to be managed by the company under the Beacon Hotels... Read more

Aspri Spirits introduces premium handmade vodka by Tito's in India

2018-06-16 07:04:33 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Leading importers and distributors of premium spirits and wines in India, Aspri Spirits, has just introduced popular vodka brand Tito's Handmade Vodka to India. Recognised as the Spirit Brand of the Year 2014 by... Read more

NRAI appoints Anurag Katriar of deGustibus Hospitality as Mumbai Chapter Head

2018-06-15 13:44:32 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Anurag Katriar, Executive Director & CEO, deGustibus Hospitality, took over as Chapter Head of National Restaurant Association of India (NRAI) Mumbai region in midMay this year. Read more

Lords Hotels & Resorts inks 16th property in Gujarat; to open Lords Resort Chotila by end─2018

2018-06-15 08:14:44 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Lords Hotels & Resorts, a leading midmarket hotel chain in India have just signed a new resort in Gujarat. Currently, under construction, the resort is expected to commence operations in the last quarter of 2018... Read more

Glocal Junction eatery bags Best Gastro Pub of the Year 2018 award

2018-06-15 08:14:10 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Glocal Junction, a popular bar and eatery has been awarded “The Best Gastro Pub of the Year 2018” by Indian Restaurant Awards West Edition. Glocal Junction was awarded for their integrated global... Read more

Pandaw Expeditions to commence river cruise operations in lower Ganges by year end

2018-06-15 08:13:33 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

India's cruise tourism agenda is set to get a major shot in the arm with Pandaw Expeditions set to commence fullfledged luxury river cruise operations in India from the end of this year. Pandaw Expeditions, a... Read more

JICA wants tourism stakeholders to combine efforts to drive traffic to Ajanta and Ellora

2018-06-15 08:13:01 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Terming the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) assisted comprehensive infrastructure development project in Ajanta and Ellora a “memorable project”, Kenko Sone, Minister of Economic Affairs,... Read more

JW Marriott Dubai ousts Michelin─star Chef Atul Kochhar over anti─Islamic tweet

2018-06-15 08:12:59 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

According to an India Today report, Dubai chef Atul Kochhar's services with JW Marriott Marquis have been terminated, an official statement released by the hotel chain said. Read more

Ministry of Tourism to take the International Buddhist Conclave to Aurangabad this year

2018-06-15 08:12:25 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

For the first time since the inception by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, the biennial International Buddhist Conclave, a forum to promote India's Buddhist heritage in the international arena, will... Read more

Schneider Electric India implements CCC at maiden greenfield smart city inaugurated by PM Modi

2018-06-15 08:11:16 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi, greenfield smart city project at Naya Raipur, the capital of Chhattisgarh, yesterday, Schneider Electric announced the implementation of the integrated Command and Control Centre (CCC)... Read more

Zomato invests INR 101 Cr in B'luru─based Loyal Hospitality

2018-06-15 08:10:44 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Restaurant listings and food delivery firm Zomato has invested USD 15 million (INR 101 crore) in Bengalurubased Loyal Hospitality, Deal Street Asia reported on the basis of confirmation from a Loyal Hospitality... Read more

Lucaris launches new Shanghai Soul Collection of crystal glasses

2018-06-15 08:10:00 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Lucaris, a leading luxury wineglass making company has just introduced the Shanghai Soul Collection. The company claims that the collection is one of the top selling ranges in India and across Asia, inspired by... Read more

Roseate Hotels & Resorts partners with Oliver Claire to enhance guests' skincare experience

2018-06-15 08:09:24 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Roseate Hotels and Resorts has partnered with Olivier Claire, a highend vegetal skincare brand from France to enhance their guests' experience with a range of products and skincare treatments at Aheli Spa –... Read more