From Fintech to Hospitality: A Look at Singapore’s Innovation Labs
From Fintech to Hospitality: A Look at Singapore’s Innovation Labs

EHL · 16 Oct

They vary in their method of funding, time span horizon, level of formality and freedom versus employer ties. Some address market gaps or seek to sol

News from around the APAC region, October 16, 2019
News from around the APAC region, October 16, 2019

4hoteliers.com · 16 Oct

Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region: Singapore reveals master plan to reshape Sentosa and Brani Island.

Colwen Hotels Announces Terry Bickhardt as Senior Vice President - Acquisitions and Asset Management
Colwen Hotels Announces Terry Bickhardt as Senior Vice President - Acquisitions and Asset Management

Colwen Hotels · 15 Oct

Colwen Hotels is one of the leading lifestyle hospitality companies in the United States that develops and manages award-winning hotels in the Northe

Colwen Hotels Announces Dave Rebich as Chief Financial Officer
Colwen Hotels Announces Dave Rebich as Chief Financial Officer

Colwen Hotels · 15 Oct

Colwen Hotels is one of the leading lifestyle hospitality companies in the United States that develops and manages award-winning hotels in the Northe

ActiveGuard Saves Large Metro Hotel $500,000 Per Year
ActiveGuard Saves Large Metro Hotel $500,000 Per Year

hotelbusiness.com · 15 Oct

Large cities are home to hundreds of hotels, all of which are at risk of bed bug infestations. One hotel with a persistent bed bug problem found Acti

Chicago GM comes home to open dual-brand Hilton
Chicago GM comes home to open dual-brand Hilton

Hotel Management · 10 Oct

The Hilton Garden Inn/Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown South Loop is a special project for GM Jermaine Anderson. Here's why.

Building upon their previous output, HTNG’s GDPR for Hospitality Workgroup releases a more comprehensive white paper for the industry
Building upon their previous output, HTNG’s GDPR for Hospitality Workgroup releases a more comprehensive white paper for the industry

HTNG · 10 Oct

The European Union's (EU's) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018 with a mission to strengthen the protection of

Hotel owners sell properties in New Jersey, D.C., Texas
Hotel owners sell properties in New Jersey, D.C., Texas

Hotel Management · 8 Oct

These three properties consist of a 191-room Holiday Inn, a 99-room Kimpton hotel and a 118-key Staybridge Suites.

2019 HVS Lodging Tax Report - USA
2019 HVS Lodging Tax Report - USA

HVS · 7 Oct

State and local governments charge lodging taxes on the short-term stays at hotels, motels, bed-and-breakfasts, and other lodging accommodations. The

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 4 October 2019
HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 4 October 2019

HVS · 7 Oct

AXA IM to Acquire 2,300-Key Europe-based Portfolio for EUR531 Million, ABH Hotel Group Acquires Airlie Beach Hotel for AUD22 Million in Queensland, A

Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 04 October 2019
Europe Hotel Transactions Bulletin - Week Ending 04 October 2019

HVS · 4 Oct

AXA buys pan-European portfolio of 11 hotels from Principal, Union Investment forward-funds Y-Towers in Amsterdam, Sofitel Gatwick North sold to Schr

OYO Announces Partnership With Biz2Credit to Provide Small Business Financing Options to Hotel Owners
OYO Announces Partnership With Biz2Credit to Provide Small Business Financing Options to Hotel Owners

OYO Hotels & Homes · 4 Oct

OYO, the world's third-largest and fastest-growing chain of hotels, homes and spaces*, has partnered with Biz2Credit, a leading online financing reso

HFTP and AHLA Announce Formation of Global Finance Committee for the Lodging Industry
HFTP and AHLA Announce Formation of Global Finance Committee for the Lodging Industry

HFTP · 3 Oct

For over 90 years, the U.S. lodging industry has referenced the (USALI) as the standard for its financial and operational reporting. Hospitality Fina

China ranks second on the list of world's most liquid hotel investment market
China ranks second on the list of world's most liquid hotel investment market

4hoteliers.com · 26 Sep

Single asset transactions dominated the region's investment scene in the first half year.

ONYX signs three new hotels in Eastern Thailand
ONYX signs three new hotels in Eastern Thailand

4hoteliers.com · 26 Sep

ONYX Hospitality Group has signed a management agreement with leading Thai real estate company Ratanakorn Asset for three new hotels in Eastern Thail

Caesars Sells Rio Hotel to New York Firm
Caesars Sells Rio Hotel to New York Firm

Smart Meetings · 24 Sep

Caesars Entertainment Corporation announced plans to sell Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino to an affiliate of Imperial Companies for $516.3 million.

Thomas Cook's ‘Devastating’ Collapse A Warning To Other Tourism Operators As Online Sales Continue To Grow, Says Globaldata
Thomas Cook's ‘Devastating’ Collapse A Warning To Other Tourism Operators As Online Sales Continue To Grow, Says Globaldata

GlobalData Plc · 23 Sep

Following today's news (Monday 23 September) that one of the largest and oldest travel brands is now going into a devastating collapse, this will tru

Hotel Equities Development Services Division Gives Owners Advantage In Hotel Development
Hotel Equities Development Services Division Gives Owners Advantage In Hotel Development

Hotel Equities · 23 Sep

Today, Atlanta-based Hotel Equities (HE) announced details of its development services division designed to add value for new hotel development, reno

Thomas Cook collapses after investors pull the plug on survival package
Thomas Cook collapses after investors pull the plug on survival package

PhocusWire · 22 Sep

Plenty of factors have led to the tour operating giant's demise including its failure, at crucial times, to grasp the complexities of IT and the wide

Human Capital And The Current State Within the Hotel Asset Management Community
Human Capital And The Current State Within the Hotel Asset Management Community

4hoteliers.com · 19 Sep

Regardless of where we are in the hotel cycle, the importance of high-performing asset management is critical to the success of any hotel owner.

Cedar House Sport Hotel Implements Convenient and Secure Content Casting Abilities
Cedar House Sport Hotel Implements Convenient and Secure Content Casting Abilities

Hospitality Technology Magazine · 18 Sep

Californian property caters to guest expectations for access to streaming services on guestroom televisions while protecting sensitive information.

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