2017 Articles Archive

2017 Articles Archive

New hotel openings: February 20-24, 2017

The latest hotel openings and announcements made this week Sol House Bali Legian Melia Hotels International has opened Sol House Bali Legian on the west coast...

Hilton picks Kuala Lumpur for Canopy’s SEA debut

South-east Asia will get its first Canopy by Hilton property when Canopy by Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Bukit Bintang opens in 4Q2021. Set along Pudu Road...

PromPeru sets sights on high-end Chinese segment

About 170 travel agents in China have signed up for the China Travel Academy WeChat-based training and certification programme to become Peru destination experts. Developed...

Pan Pacific to bring serviced suites to Indonesia

Pan Pacific Hotels Group (PPHG) has announced its first serviced suites property in Indonesia, slated to open in the capital city by 2020. Located along...

Shangri-La, Taj extend Warmer Welcomes to each other’s loyalty members

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts and Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris have integrated their respective Golden Circle and InnerCircle loyalty programmes with the Warmer Welcomes...

India’s cash crunch casts long shadow on outbound travel

India’s surprise demonetisation of its Rs500 (US$7.35) and Rs1,000 bills in November 2016 has rattled the travel trade, as inbound and outbound travellers grapple...

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