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HOTELS Exclusive: New Orient Express hotel brand likely

SNCF, the French transportation company that owns the Orient Express trademark and...

HOTELS Interview: One chef's kitchen wish list

Toni Robertson, who recently took over as executive chef at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore...

Hot Openings: Shangri-La comes to Lhasa

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts opened a property in Lhasa, the administrative center...

News in brief: Hotel Indigo, Dusit Thani

Hotel Indigo to expand in Atlanta:  IHG signed a franchise agreement with Portman...

People on the move

Here is a roundup of people recently on the move: Calvin Belknap has been appointed...

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Hilfiger finalizes Raleigh deal, creates hotel group

Virgin announces deal in Nashville

Chatwal pleads guilty to donation missteps

What's Hot: First glimpse of Sean MacPherson's latest

3-star Michelin restaurant coming to NH in Madrid

Using social media for customer self service

News in brief: Aloft

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Rafter named president of Aston Hotels & Resorts

Fastighets AB Balder buys 14 hotels from Pandox

What's Hot: Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona adds rooms, suites

JW Marriott launches app to create "digital souvenirs"

Hard Rock Palm Springs launches crowdfunding

News in brief: Radisson Blu, DiamondRock, Aloft

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Denihan splits into management, investment units

What's Hot: J Plus to unveil new look in Hong Kong

Consortium offers to buy out Hotel Properties

MGM, Hakkasan JV to develop non-gaming projects

Google report analyzes online purchasing funnel

Ashford Prime launches hospitality REIT app

News in brief: Langham, Rockbridge, Holiday Inn

Monday, April 14, 2014

AC by Marriott throws B&F party for owners

Haase named new Value Place CEO

What's Hot: Pestana adds an art district in Portugal

Gemini buys hotels in NYC, Miami Beach

Ritz-Carlton showcasing Reserve on Tumblr

News in brief: Meliá, Virgin, Element

Friday, April 11, 2014

HOTELS Interview: Polishing a Chicago jewel

Waldorf Astoria new-build for Beverly Hills

What's Hot: DoubleTree by Hilton renovates in Boston

Hilton to enter Haiti

News in brief: Red Lion

People on the move

Thursday, April 10, 2014

HOTELS Interview: Mangalis talks African expansion

What's Hot: Preview Adler's fourth resort

4 SEO strategies to increase traffic, visibility

Texas hotel debuts food truck

News in brief: Gaylord, Waramaug, Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

La Quinta initial public offering raises $650 million

HOTELS Interview: Best Western focuses on Premier expansion

Can Cerberus derail Japanese hotelier's IPO?

What's Hot: The Royal Crescent's refurbishment

News in brief: Crowne Plaza, McKibbon, Lightstone

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

HOTELS Interview: Navigating the new Facebook

Walton Street acquires Waikiki hotel

What's Hot: Banyan Tree opens spa in the sky

Portland hotel’s cocktails showcase unique local ingredients

News in brief: Hampshire, Wyndham, Google

Monday, April 07, 2014

HOTELS Interview: 30 years of Embassy Suites

Vote for 2014 Hotelier of the World awards

Santo Domingo subsidiary in talks to buy Decameron

What's Hot: Morgans updates London guestrooms

Design: Thinking beyond the skyline

News in brief: Radisson Blu, Fibra Inn, Aimbridge