Americans Strongly Support Reforming Federal Law to Rein in Illegal Short-Term Rentals
Americans Strongly Support Reforming Federal Law to Rein in Illegal Short-Term Rentals

AH&LA · 12 Sep

According to a new national survey, Americans overwhelmingly support amending federal law to remove loopholes used by short-term rental sites, like A

Access Point Financial Continues Growth Trajectory with Senior Management Team Additions
Access Point Financial Continues Growth Trajectory with Senior Management Team Additions

Access Point Financial, LLC · 10 Sep

Access Point Financial, LLC (APF), a leading direct lender and specialty finance company focused exclusively on the hospitality industry, today annou

HFTP Establishes the HFTP Foundation, Dedicated to Hospitality Research and Education
HFTP Establishes the HFTP Foundation, Dedicated to Hospitality Research and Education

HFTP · 9 Sep

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is announcing a new philanthropic arm, the HFTP Foundation, which will support the associa

Singapore Investors Remain Region’s Top Cross-Border Spenders In 2019
Singapore Investors Remain Region’s Top Cross-Border Spenders In 2019

JLL · 9 Sep

Singaporean real estate investors have emerged Asia Pacific's number one source of outbound capital in the first half of 2019, and their overseas dea

Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 06 September 2019
Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 06 September 2019

HVS · 6 Sep

MGM Resorts acquires stake in Sydell Group, Corinthia sells Panorama Hotel in Prague to S + B Gruppe, LXI forward-funds three budget hotels in the UK

How IoT Could Take Hospitality to Another Level
How IoT Could Take Hospitality to Another Level

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 6 Sep

From boosting employee productivity to increasing engagement between guests and staff, the Internet of Things has vast potential for hospitality.

Aimbridge Hospitality, Interstate Hotels & Resorts Announce Merger
Aimbridge Hospitality, Interstate Hotels & Resorts Announce Merger

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 30 Aug

The combined company will manage a portfolio of more than 1,400 branded and independent properties in 49 states and 20 countries.

Hilton signs 120 new hotels in Asia Pacific
Hilton signs 120 new hotels in Asia Pacific

4hoteliers.com · 30 Aug

Hilton reached the mid-year point of 2019 having signed 120 new hotels in Asia Pacific.

Northside Consulting announces strategic alliance with EQ Hospitality
Northside Consulting announces strategic alliance with EQ Hospitality

4hoteliers.com · 26 Aug

Northside Consulting Company Limited and EQ Hospitality announced a strategic alliance that leverages each company's unique strengths and assets to e

LEVA Hotels & Resorts Launches Third Party Management Model
LEVA Hotels & Resorts Launches Third Party Management Model

LEVA Hotels & Resorts · 20 Aug

As part of its aggressive expansion strategy, LEVA Hotels & Resorts has rolled out the option of Third Party Management as an alternative to the trad

Southeast Asia Startup RedDoorz Raises US$115m
Southeast Asia Startup RedDoorz Raises US$115m

RedDoorz · 19 Aug

RedDoorz, Southeast Asia's largest and fastest-growing hotel management and booking platform, announced today it raised US$70 million as first close

NSW to review into The Star redevelopment decision
NSW to review into The Star redevelopment decision

hotelmanagement.com.au · 19 Aug

The Star's proposed redevelopment at its Sydney flagship venue may be back on the table after the NSW Government said it was set on conducting a revi

Why Hotel Revenue Managers Must Become Control Freaks
Why Hotel Revenue Managers Must Become Control Freaks

EyeforTravel · 16 Aug

In the hotel industry, the pressure is enough to send even the most laid-back lobby boy scuttling for cover in an empty suite! Margins are tighter th

Ashford sells 2 hotels for $37.8M
Ashford sells 2 hotels for $37.8M

Hotel Management · 15 Aug

Ashford Hospitality Trust sold a 156-room Courtyard by Marriott in Savannah, Ga., and a 128-room Hilton Garden Inn in Wisconsin Dells, Wis.

Princess Cruises Announces the Addition of MedallionNet to Six More Ships in 2020
Princess Cruises Announces the Addition of MedallionNet to Six More Ships in 2020

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 12 Aug

Implementing the new Wi-Fi platform will give guests fast, reliable, unlimited Internet service.

Marriott jumping into the all-inclusive resort business
Marriott jumping into the all-inclusive resort business

hotelmarketing.com · 7 Aug

Initially, the company is planning all-inclusive resorts under seven of its 30 brands and is expecting developers to opt for multibranded properties.

Magnuson Reports 24.7% Revenue Increase For Member Hotels Ytd 2019.
Magnuson Reports 24.7% Revenue Increase For Member Hotels Ytd 2019.

Magnuson · 6 Aug

Magnuson Hotels, the world's largest low-cost hotel group, today announced a 24.7% increase in RevPAR (revenue per available room) YTD for its member

You're Charging How Much?!: The Case for Smarter F&B Budgeting
You're Charging How Much?!: The Case for Smarter F&B Budgeting

Meetings Today Blog · 2 Aug

Food and beverage (F&B) can make or break a meeting or event. And certainly, the complete absence of F&B can set in motion kvetching like you haven't

Nebraska sues Hilton over hotel 'Resort Fees
Nebraska sues Hilton over hotel 'Resort Fees

4hoteliers.com · 2 Aug

On July 23, 2019, Attorney General Doug Patterson filed a lawsuit against Hilton, alleging that it has engaged in deceptive and misleading pricing pr

Hospitality startup RedDoorz raises US$45 million to cement its leadership position in Southeast Asia
Hospitality startup RedDoorz raises US$45 million to cement its leadership position in Southeast Asia

RedDoorz · 29 Jul

RedDoorz, Southeast Asia's largest and fastest-growing hotel management and booking platform, announced today the successful fundraise of US$45 milli

News from around Europe, July 26, 2019
News from around Europe, July 26, 2019

4hoteliers.com · 26 Jul

Hotel industry and travel news from around the European region: Anbang sells DoubleTree in Amsterdam to AXA.

Six new hotels join WorldHotels' portfolio
Six new hotels join WorldHotels' portfolio

4hoteliers.com · 25 Jul

Expansion in North America, Asia and Europe: WorldHotels is welcoming six new hotels to its portfolio, from a boutique retreat on Bali to a luxury ho

RA Hospitality Holdings (Cayman) announces the signing of a $2 billion primary and secondary management investment round with OYO Hotels & Homes
RA Hospitality Holdings (Cayman) announces the signing of a $2 billion primary and secondary management investment round with OYO Hotels & Homes

OYO Rooms · 23 Jul

OYO Hotels & Homes, the world's fastest-growing chain of hotels, homes and living spaces, today announced that in a landmark move, Founder & CEO, Rit

Radisson Hotel Group Launches New Multi-Brand, Mobile-First Global Website
Radisson Hotel Group Launches New Multi-Brand, Mobile-First Global Website

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 17 Jul

Revamped mobile app to debut at the end of July 2019; Website and app to position brand as digital leader in hospitality space.

Ascott expands global presence with 26 new properties across 11 countries
Ascott expands global presence with 26 new properties across 11 countries

4hoteliers.com · 16 Jul

Steady rise in recurring fee income and enlarged asset size strategically position lodging business as a growing contributor to CapitaLand's earnings

Fosun announces official Thomas Cook takeover bid
Fosun announces official Thomas Cook takeover bid

4hoteliers.com · 16 Jul

China's Fosun Group is considering nearly a billion dollar rescue of embattled British tour operator Thomas Cookㄡ