General Hotel Management Ltd (GHM) has announced Sept. 1, 2018, as the opening date of Al Bait Sharjah, a 53-key property that celebrates the heritage of Arabia and that will stand as GHM’s second property on the peninsula after the award-winning Chedi Muscat. @GHMhotels
Luxury hotel launches an inaugural reading program which will provide guests access to critically acclaimed literature that they can take home, conveniently located in every room. @ConradNewYork
One of Europe’s fast-growing bedbanks, Veturis Travel, has partnered with the global hotel industry’s leading cloud platform, SiteMinder, to further cement its presence within the region and Asia. @SiteMinder_News
Marriott International, Inc. has announced the appointment of Christian Metzner as General Manager for W Kuala Lumpur hotel, as the iconic brand prepares to debut its unique style of modern luxury in the Malaysian capital this summer. @W_KualaLumpur
As a part of the company’s strategy to grow its upper-upscale collection, Interstate Hotels & Resorts – a global leader in third-party hotel and resort management – has assumed management of The Westin Alexandria in partnership with Hong Kong-based owner Junson Capital. @WestinAlexndria @InterstateNews
The European serviced apartment sector has boomed in the past year, with approaching 20,000 units planned for the next five years and some operators within the region interested in expanding into new markets such as Eastern Europe and even the US. @HVS_Consulting
Addition of seven UK-based DoubleTree by Hilton hotels brings Amaris Hospitality group to 30 hotels. LRC has ambitious plans to grow Amaris Hospitality portfolio to over 50 properties.