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  • Hilton Launches “Travel the World” Campaign November 26, 2021
    SINGAPORE - This week, Hilton announced “Travel the World,” its new marketing campaign inspiring consumers to explore the wonders of their home countries and discover local alternatives that match the experiences at some of their favourite internati...
  • GlobalData reveals top 10 most mentioned airline operators on social media in 2021 November 26, 2021
    Following the ease of travel restrictions and reopening of international borders for vaccinated travelers, global airlines companies are striving to maintain services majorly by addressing staffing shortage issue amid massively increase in bookings....
  • New report shows Airbnb travel supports 345K EU jobs November 26, 2021
    Key Takeaways Travel on Airbnb supports almost 345,000 EU jobs and generates nearly €19 billion GDP contribution through guest spending. Longer stays, changing guest profiles, and increased spending drive economic recovery for EU communities. Domest...
  • Spain to Become Centre of World Tourism For Three Days November 26, 2021
    More than 500 delegates from around the world, including Ministers of Tourism of UNWTO Member States, international organizations, as well as leaders from the private sector and civil society, will participate in the meeting of the supreme governing...
  • New COVID-19 Surges Keep Travel Restrictions in Place November 26, 2021
    One out of five destinations continue to have their borders completely closed as new surges of COVID-19 impact the restart of international tourism. The latest research shows that still 98% of all destinations have some kind of travel restrictions i...
  • Social Media Marketing: Cheat Sheet for Hotels November 26, 2021
    For quite a while now, have you felt that your hotel’s visibility is being affected? It could be frustrating and disappointing when you have a lot to offer but no way to convey them to your visitors. Using social media for marketing will open a lot ...
  • Swiss-Belhotel International: Robust plans for Vietnam in Delivering Excellence through Swiss Qualities and Values November 26, 2021
    Continuing its journey after the 34 th Anniversary celebrations, the brand reinforces its commitment to developing in the Asian markets specifically with a focus on Vietnam. The evolving needs of Vietnamese travellers and owners is leading to a rise...
  • Trip.com Group and WTTC Publish ‘Trending in Travel’ Report Uncovering Current and Upcoming Consumer Trends November 26, 2021
    Singapore – Trip.com Group, the leading global travel service provider comprising of Trip.com, Ctrip, Skyscanner, and Qunar, in cooperation with the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) yesterday published their global consumer trends report which ...
  • Soak Up Culture in These 7 North American Cities in 2022 November 26, 2021
    Here are just seven North American destinations you may want to keep your eye on for 2022 vacations. Explore the Ahmanson Theatre, Underground Museum & More in Los Angeles This culture-filled city — which is experiencing its largest downtown develop...
  • Is It Safe? A Key Question on Hotel Guests’ Minds November 26, 2021
    The 1976 movie “Marathon Man” has an unforgettably tense scene where Dr. Christian Szell (played by Sir Laurence Olivier) torturously drills a restrained Dustin Hoffman’s teeth amidst an ongoing interrogation, repeatedly asking, “Is it safe?” If you...
  • The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel Unveiled its Multi-Year Transformation November 26, 2021
    The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel is thrilled to announce the completion of a three-year thoughtful transformation of the legendary property. From new guest rooms and suites to the debut of the hotel's signature restaurant, Dowling's at The Carlyle, to ...
  • Hotel Okura Kyoto Okazaki Bettei to Open January 20th November 26, 2021
    Okura is pleased to announce that on January 20th, 2022 it will open the Hotel Okura Kyoto Okazaki Bettei in the world-famous and much-loved city of Kyoto, Japan's ancient capital. A small luxury hotel, the new property will collaborate with the "GO...
  • Hotels in Asia Pacific Region See Signs of Recovery November 26, 2021
    Hotels in the Asia-Pacific region are still in need of international travel, but there are other promising signs contributing to a recovery. Full economic recovery will depend on the path of the pandemic, said STR Area Director, Asia Pacific, Jesper...
  • Accor Signs Seven-Year Accor Stadium Deal in Sydney November 26, 2021
    Accor, the largest hotel operator in the Pacific, has won the naming rights for Stadium Australia, with the iconic venue in Sydney Olympic Park to begin the transition to Accor Stadium from today. Accor Stadium is one of the world’s most exciting an...
  • JLL's Hotels & Hospitality Global Asset Management report 2021 November 26, 2021
    Per STR’s 2020 Host report, gross operating profit per available room (GOPPAR) across each region dropped to the low teens, ranging from $10.2 to $12.2 in 2020, with the exception of Europe which observed a more depressed performance and recorded GO...
  • JLL research examines the impact of the pandemic on key Indian Ocean hospitality market November 26, 2021
    The tourism sector is one of the key economic sectors of the Maldives, Mauritius, Seychelles, Sri Lanka and Zanzibar. Long favoured by holidaymakers from across the world for their crystal-clear waters and palm-tree fringed beaches, these Indian Oce...
  • Hotel Service – Become a Guide for Your Guests November 25, 2021
    One option is to offer a hotel service that’s not available with your competitors. What can you do? Of course, that is an open-ended question. One of the better options is to create local guides that offer your guests insight, information, and a hel...
  • The Next Era of Hospitality – Restaurants and Food Services November 25, 2021
    Adaptability and quick turnarounds on strategy had never been more vital during a challenging decade for the restaurants and food services industry so far. The good news for many is that so many organizations rose to that challenge, with restaurant ...
  • IntercityHotel Dubai Jaddaf Waterfront Opens its doors November 25, 2021
    Welcome in the United Arab Emirates: The IntercityHotel Dubai Jaddaf Waterfront celebrates its opening on 25 November 2021. On this occasion, Deutsche Hospitality joined forces with the hotel management company Valor Hospitality Partners. IntercityH...
  • HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 19 November 2021 November 25, 2021
    The Rydges Wellington Hotel Acquired by NZ Hotel Holdings Asset LP in New Zealand Located right across Wellington train station with a strong base of corporate, government, and leisure demand, The Rydges Wellington Hotel has been sold for AUD100 Mil...