Hotels and Resorts

DAVOS: Russian Government Calls for International Partners in $15bn Development of Ski Tourism in North Caucasus

-- North Caucasus Resorts Company (NCRC) incorporated to manage $15bnpublic-private investment in five new ski resorts in the Caucasus   -- President Medvedev: "Peak 5642 is going to transform the Caucasus."   -- Akhmed Bilalov, Vice-President of the Russian Olympic Committee,appointed Chairman of t...

2011-01-26 17:15 1325

Holiday & Weekend Retreat Package Is Available For Purchase at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao 

SHANGHAI, Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Discover an oasis of serenity and unwind for some days at the Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao enjoying the benefits of the exceptional “Holiday & Weekend Retreat” package. Treat yourself for two nights in a comfortable Deluxe Room, sumptuous cuisines of ...

2011-01-24 14:26 1101

World's Highest Restaurant 'At.mosphere' Opens in Burj Khalifa, Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The world's highest restaurant has opened in Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building in Dubai. ( Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110123/431931 ) At.mosphere, envisaged as one of the world's finest luxury dining and lou...

2011-01-23 18:30 1292

Rasa Sentosa Resort, Singapore Re-Brands as Shangri-La's Rasa Sentosa Resort, Singapore

HONG KONG, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Rasa Sentosa Resort, Singapore has been re-branded as Shangri-La's Rasa Sentosa Resort, Singapore after a complete S$80 million makeover. Reopening today at 8:18 a.m. -- an auspicious hour -- in time for the Lunar New Year, the 10-month facelift is the r...

2011-01-18 16:12 2154

Ctrip.com International, Ltd. to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results on February 13, 2011 U.S. Time

SHANGHAI, Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider of hotel accommodations, airline tickets, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China, will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2010 results on Sunday, Febru...

2011-01-14 17:00 972

7 Days Group Holdings Limited Announces Faster-Than-Expected Hotel Openings, Totaling 231 Net Hotels Opened In 2010

GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- 7 Days Group Holdings Limited (NYSE: SVN) ("7 Days" or the "Company"), a leading economy hotel chain based in China, announced today that it opened 231 net hotels in 2010, including 85 net leased-and-operated hotels and 146 net managed h...

2011-04-01 19:18 878

Microsoft Demonstrates Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7 Connected Experience Benefits for the Retail and Hospitality Industry at NRF 2011

Shop Direct Group and Tesco demonstrate how Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7 technology connect stores, operations and the mobile shopper from desktops to data centers to digital devices   NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that business-critical Windows 7 app...

2011-01-11 02:41 1415

Microsoft Demonstrates Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7 Connected Experience Benefits for the Retail and Hospitality Industry at NRF 2011

Shop Direct Group and Tesco demonstrate how Windows 7 and Windows Phone 7 technology connect stores, operations and the mobile shopper from desktops to data centers to digital devices   NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Microsoft Corp. today announced that business-critical Windows 7 app...

2011-01-11 16:47 2309

Home Inns Accelerates Growth

Leading Hotel Chain to Open 260 to 280 Hotels in 2011 SHANGHAI, Jan. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (Nasdaq: HMIN), a leading economy hotel chain in China, today announced plans to open a total of 260 to 280 new hotels in 2011, of which 100 to 110 will be leased-a...

2011-01-07 22:00 1109

Starwood Invites SPG Members to Enjoy Great Weeks and Grand Weekends

Promotion Awards SPG Members Double Starpoints for Every Night of the Week plus 500 Bonus Starpoints for Every Weekend Night WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HOT) is ringing in the new year with a special offer to make travel for its Starwood ...

2011-01-04 12:32 1701

Chinese New Year Room Treatment at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao

SHANGHAI, Dec. 31, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Spend your Chinese New Year in Shanghai during all the parties, lights and celebrations taking place around town. Come and ring in the new Year of the Rabbit with family and friends, then soothe and rejuvenate yourself in the comfort of one of Shanghai Ma...

2010-12-31 13:44 1203

Rice Cakes Gift Box at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao

SHANGHAI, Dec. 31, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- This Spring Festival, the Gourmet Shop at the Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao is delighted to usher in the Year of the Rabbit with the creation of an exquisite set of Traditional Chinese New Year Rice Cakes. Available from January 5th until February 1...

2010-12-31 13:44 1305

Hilton Worldwide - First to Open in China's Sanya Haitang Bay

Hilton Worldwide Opens First Conrad and Sixth Doubletree by Hilton in Mainland China SANYA, China and MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ --Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of its first luxury Conrad property in Mainland China, alongside a Doubletree Resort by Hilton in pict...

2010-12-29 09:00 2037

Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. Announces the Closing of US$184 Million Offering of Convertible Senior Notes

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (Nasdaq: HMIN) today announced the closing of its offering of US$184 million in aggregate principal amount of 2.00% convertible senior notes due 2015. The offering included the exercise by the initial purchasers of their...

2010-12-22 05:30 941

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Opens Its Doors 

New Luxury Resort at the Heart of the Strip Showcases Design, Amenities and Attitude Crafted to Appeal to the "Curious Class" LAS VEGAS, Dec. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the highly anticipated luxury resort at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, officially opened it...

2010-12-20 09:33 1291

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Opens Its Doors 

New Luxury Resort at the Heart of the Strip Showcases Design, Amenities and Attitude Crafted to Appeal to the "Curious Class" LAS VEGAS, Dec. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the highly anticipated luxury resort at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, officially opened it...

2010-12-18 06:32 1540

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts to Open a New Hotel in Nanchang in 2013

Introducing the hotel group in Jiangxi Province, China HONG KONG, Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts today held the groundbreaking ceremony for Shangri-La Hotel, Nanchang. The hotel is scheduled to open in the second quarter of 2013. Shangri-La Hot...

2010-12-17 10:29 1281

Home Inns&Hotels Management Inc. Announces Pricing ofUS$160 Million Convertible Senior Notes

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (Nasdaq: HMIN) today announced the pricing of US$160 million in aggregate principal amount of 2% convertible senior notes due 2015. The notes were offered to (1) qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under...

2010-12-15 07:34 1123

Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. Announces Proposed Convertible Senior Notes Offering

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (NASDAQ: HMIN) today announced that it proposes to offer $160 million in aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2015 through a convertible notes offering. The interest rate, conversion price and other...

2010-12-14 05:50 892

Experience the Club and Suite Life at Marina Bay Sands

The Club at Marina Bay Sands officially opens to club and suite guests; offers Chocolate Bar concept at night SINGAPORE, Nov. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Club and suite guests can now enjoy exclusive access to The Club at Marina Bay Sands, the brand-new executive-floor lounge located at the San...

2010-11-26 19:44 2093