Travel

David Ness Appointed as General Manager for Le Meridien Qingdao

QINGDAO, China, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Mr. David Ness was recently appointed as General Manager for Le Meridien Qingdao. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Ness was the Hotel Manager for the newly opened Westin Tianjin. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/sa/200807290935.jpg ) A native of Aust...

2010-09-16 09:00 2730

Introducing a brand new signature in hospitality – Vivanta by Taj Hotels & Resorts

19 Taj Hotels migrate to a new brand BANGALORE, India, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces today announced the second phase of their brand architecture exercise with the roll-over of 19 hotels to their new brand, Vivanta by Taj Hotels & Resorts, slotted in the 5-Star Upper Up...

2010-09-15 08:00 1490

Fury Announces Cage Fight Cards

China takes on the World at City of Dreams HONG KONG, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- City of Dreams today announces that it will be pitching home grown talent from China against some of the world's best Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters at the next FURY cage fighting championship. City of Dreams p...

2010-09-15 13:00 1310

Shangri-La Named "Best Business Hotel Brand in Asia-Pacific" in Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Readers' Poll for 10th Year Running

HONG KONG, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has been voted Best Business Hotel Brand in Asia Pacific for the tenth consecutive year and won a total of seven awards in Business Traveller Asia-Pacific magazine's 2010 Readers' Poll. The inaugural Best Business Hotel in the...

2010-09-10 19:45 1015

Shangri-La Breaks Ground for a New City Resort in Diqing, Shangri-La County, Yunnan Province

HONG KONG, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts announced the development for a new city resort, the 230-room Shangri-La Hotel, Diqing in Shangri-La county, Yunnan province during a ground breaking ceremony today. The property is targeting to open in early 2013. Shangri-La ...

2010-09-10 11:52 1148

Price Of A Hotel Room Bottoms Out

Average Global Hotel Room Cost Rises 2% in Q2 2010 LONDON, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The average price of a hotel room around the world rose 2% in the second quarter of 2010 compared to the same period a year earlier, according to the Hotels.com(R) Hotel Price Index(TM) (HPI(R)). This was the ...

2010-09-13 22:01 1684

10-Year Anniversary Celebration Party at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao

SHANGHAI, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The grand 10-year anniversary celebration party of Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao was held at the terrace garden on the evening of Sept. 8, 2010. During the speech, Mr. James Macadie, General Manager of hotel said, the Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao went t...

2010-09-09 18:36 1255

First St. Regis Resort in China Debuts in Tibet November 2010

Located on the "Roof of the World", the St. Regis Lhasa Resort is 3,680 meters above sea level with one of the most mystical and exotic addresses SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announces that the St. Regis Lhasa Resort wil...

2010-09-09 09:00 1478

Sheraton Set to Open Eight More Hotels in China before Year's End

The 30th Sheraton in Greater China Makes its Debut -- The Sheraton Zhongshan Hotel WHITE PLAINS, NY, Sep 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc (NYSE: HOT) today announced that its global powerhouse Sheraton Hotels & Resorts plans to open 10 more hotels in China before ...

2010-09-07 14:00 1559

Seoul Design Fair 2010 Full of Innovative Design Ideas

SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Seoul Design Fair (SDF) 2010 will be held at the Seoul Olympic Stadium and in the city's four design clusters -- Hongdae Area, Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP), Gasan Digital Complex and Sinsa-dong area -- for 21 days from September 17 to October 7. ...

2010-09-06 18:00 1917

Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao Welcomes the President of South Africa

SHANGHAI, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Jacob Zuma, President of South African, was warmly welcomed by James Macadie, General Manager from the Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao, during his recent visit to Shanghai. President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, delivered a speech at the South Africa-China B...

2010-09-03 11:04 1665

Universal Travel Group to Present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a growing travel services provider in China offering package tours, air ticketing, and hotel reservation services online and via customer service representatives, today a...

2010-09-07 19:00 846

Universal Travel Group Honored with Three Awards at the 16th Annual Asian Tourism Golden Travel Awards Ceremony

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a leading travel services provider in China offering package tours, air ticketing, and hotel reservation services online and via customer service representatives, today a...

2010-09-03 19:00 826

Universal Travel Group Appoints New Independent Auditor

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Universal Travel Group (NYSE: UTA) ("Universal Travel Group" or the "Company"), a leading travel services provider in China offering package tours, air ticketing, and hotel reservation services online and via customer service representatives, today annou...

2010-09-02 20:30 790

7 Days Group September 2010 Investor Conference Presentation & Non-Deal Roadshow Schedule

GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- 7 Days Group Holdings Limited ("7 Days Group" or the "Company") (NYSE: SVN), a leading economy hotel chain based in China, announced today that Mr. Eric Wu, 7 Days Group Chief Financial Officer will attend the following conferences in Septembe...

2010-09-01 21:46 1284

Travelzen Introduces Universal Package Deals for Greater China

SHANGHAI, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Online travel innovator Travelzen.com today announced the launch of another industry changing feature -- universal package deals. This new, unique packaging engine gives travelers the freedom to create specially priced packages for any city with an airport in ...

2010-09-02 21:17 1396

Family's Sunday Brunch at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao

SHANGHAI, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Every Sunday (11:30am – 3:30pm) in September, The Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao offers Family's Sunday Brunch, combining amazingly good food with stylish settings. Begin the celebration with Family's Sunday Brunch featuring a sumptuous international seafo...

2010-09-01 15:24 1460

Booking.com Achieves Milestone With Direct Connections to 100,000 Hotels in 89 Countries

AMSTERDAM, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Booking.com B.V., one of the world's leading online hotel reservation agencies and part of the Priceline Group of Companies (Nasdaq: PCLN), announced today that it has established direct connections to 100,000 hotels in 89 countries. "We are delight...

2010-09-01 16:00 702

Booking.com Achieves Milestone With Direct Connections to 100,000 Hotels in 89 Countries

AMSTERDAM, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Booking.com B.V., one of the world's leading online hotel reservation agencies and part of the Priceline Group of Companies (Nasdaq: PCLN), announced today that it has established direct connections to 100,000 hotels in 89 countries. "We are delighted t...

2010-09-01 16:00 983

Goldman Sachs Leads a US$70m Investment in eHi Car Rental

SHANGHAI, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- eHi Car Rental (http://www.1hai.cn , "eHi"), a Shanghai-based leading car rental company in China, is pleased to announce that it has signed a definitive investment agreement valued at US$70 million today with a consortium including Goldman Sachs, as the lead i...

2010-08-31 01:30 1008
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