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Starwood sells Sydney asset for US$399 milllion

Starwood Hotels & Resorts continued down its asset-light path on Friday by announcing...

Hot Openings: Thompson makes Miami debut

Mid-century chic has never been hotter than it is right now, so it’s not surprising...

Amazon to launch travel site

Amazon.com will launch a travel service that will allow users to book independent...

QHotels picks up hotels from De Vere portfolio

QHotels in the United Kingdom has added six former De Vere Hotels and De Vere Luxury...

New InterContinental kids menu promotes ‘food exploration’

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts properties in North and South America have...

News in brief: Hyatt, IHG, Marriott

Hyatt wins Auckland bid: Hyatt was named as the new operator of a US$200 million...

People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move: Melrose Georgetown Hotel in Washington...

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Revel casino buyer backing out of deal

DiamondRock to acquire Florida hotel

What's Hot: Azerbaijan hotel's art-driven dining venue

Shanghai hotel sets breakfast-in-bed record

News in brief: Ascott, Sotherly, Caesars

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

HOTELS Interview: How Starwood manages social media

Who is becoming IHG's largest European manager?

How to grow loyalty programs with social engagement

Hot Openings: Ibis Budget debuts in Seoul

Hotel’s huge LED screen spans NYC block

News in brief: Cachet, Marriott, Fu Wah

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

HOTELS Interview: How glassware makes a cocktail program

Strategic acquires luxury asset in Scottsdale

What's Hot: Arizona icon unveils revamp

FibraHotel and Starwood expand Mexican hotel portfolio

Latest data shows more record-breaking U.S. results

News in brief: Marriott, Chatham, Hilton

Monday, November 17, 2014

Kaddouri guides Rotana’s emergence from Gulf

DiamondRock to sell Los Angeles Airport Marriott

What's Hot: NYC hotel unveils new rooftop space

Stars ‘leave behind’ hot travel items at NYC W hotel

News in brief: Sheraton, Radisson, R Hotels

Friday, November 14, 2014

HOTELS Interview: Hard Rock eyes worldwide expansion

Orbis takes Accor's operations in Central Europe

Hot Openings: Gansevoort to debut in Dominican Republic

News in brief: Hyatt, Marriott, Google

People on the move

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Invesco takes 23% stake in Patron's cool hostel brand

Perseus Capital Partners acquires Paris hotel

What's Hot: Hong Kong hotel debuts room makeover

Technology, pay-for-tables, oysters among 2015 F&B trends

News in brief: Centara, Auberge, Pebblebrook

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Chinese hotel leader to acquire Louvre Hotels Group

Australia's Argyle adds a brand for China

Oetker taking management of Lanesborough

Hot Openings: Four Seasons to unveil Bahrain hotel

Hampton to add new lobby F&B concept

Deloitte reports European investment preferences

News in brief: Club Med, Shaner, Mandarin Oriental

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

HOTELS honors 2014 Hoteliers of the World

IHG shareholder letter urges merger

Oro Verde continues to expand in Ecuador

Hot Openings: Chinese hotel highlights European style

Le Méridien debuts coffee campaign

News in brief: Omni, Fibra, Hilton

Monday, November 10, 2014

New partnership to spur Rocco Forte expansion

Hyatt acquires Texas resort

Hot Openings: JW Marriott reveals first Indian hotel

Court sides with Capella in Cabo resort management dispute

Opryland Hotel icon dies

News in brief: Dalata, Tryp by Wyndham, U.S./China visas