2012 Articles Archive

2012 Articles Archive

Indian carriers announce new Asia, Middle East routes

INDIA’S airlines are launching new international flights between now and February. On December 21, IndiGo will debut its first international flight out of Kolkata –...

Ascott bags a win in Surabaya for flagship brand

ASCOTT has won a management contract for its first Ascott-branded serviced residence in Surabaya, Indonesia, which is slated to open in 2014. The 181-unit Ascott...

Hilton signs on first hotel in Manila

HILTON Worldwide has inked an agreement with Travellers International Hotel Group to manage Hilton Manila in Newport City, the Philippines, its first property in...

W marks Chinese entry in Guangzhou

GUANGZHOU will be the first mainland Chinese city to host a W hotel when the W Guangzhou Hotel & Residences opens its doors in...

GHM to launch luxury property in Mumbai

GENERAL Hotel Management (GHM) has unveiled plans for The Aayu Mumbai, a 42-suite luxury hotel scheduled to open in December next year. Occupying the top...

Celebrity brand cruises into Asia

PREMIUM cruise brand Celebrity Cruises kicked off her inaugural Asian season yesterday following the arrival of the 2,158-guest Celebrity Millennium at Marina Bay Cruise...

YTL unveils a majestic property in Kuala Lumpur

THE HISTORICAL Hotel Majestic in the Malaysian capital city, which was refurbished by YTL Hotels, celebrated its grand opening last Saturday. Having restored Hotel Majestic...

Civic District to be groomed for arts and culture

PLANS to revitalise Singapore's Civic District are being made now, with the Urban Redevelopment Authority calling on local and international consultants to pitch for the...

Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort opens its doors

SHERATON Hotels & Resorts has opened Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort on Kuta beach, the group’s fifth property on the Island of Gods. Located within a...

MAS adds flights to Kota Kinabalu

SABAH S air connectivity is set to improve as Malaysia Airlines (MAS) launches new flights from Kota Kinabalu to Shanghai and resumes services to...

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