• Sailrock Resort Joins Condé Nast Johansens Luxury Hotels Collection 19 Nov 2019 08:07 South Caicos’ premier luxe resort has been accepted into the global collection of opulent resorts approved by the group’s designated team of Local Experts SOUTH CAICOS, Turks & Caicos – Sailrock Resort, a luxurious destination resort in South Caicos, …
  • ME hotel joins Oceanic Global’s league of eco-friendly hotels 19 Nov 2019 07:59 Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort has become the first hotel in the Middle East to be awarded a badge from The Oceanic Standard in recognition of the hotel’s sustainability drive to become plastic-free. The Oceanic Standard is international NGO Oceanic …
  • KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership With Staymogul, A... 19 Nov 2019 02:04 KiwiTech Announces Strategic Partnership With Staymogul, A Service Based Hospitality Platform KiwiTech LLC, today announced a strategic partnership with StayMogul, a hospitality marketplace that humanizes travel with a social cause. LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) …
  • North Korea snubs Trump, saying he hasn’t earned a new summit to ‘brag about’ 19 Nov 2019 01:47 “We are no longer interested in such talks that bring nothing to us,” said Kim Kye Gwan, a veteran diplomat and Foreign Ministry adviser. “As we have got nothing in return, we will no longer gift the U.S. president with something he can brag about.” Trump …
  • North Korea snubs Trump, saying he hasn't earned a summit 19 Nov 2019 01:04 FILE - In this June 30, 2019, file photo, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, and U.S. President Donald Trump prepare to shake hands at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, South Korea. On Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, North Korea’s …
  • Paris mayor troubled by new Olympic sponsor Airbnb 19 Nov 2019 00:45 LONDON (AP) — The IOC signed up Airbnb as an Olympic sponsor sparking concerns from 2024 host city Paris that the home-sharing company is contributing to the rising cost of rents in the French capital. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, who has been at odds with …
  • Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksas Are Back in Power 18 Nov 2019 23:03 AdvertisementGotabaya Rajapaksa’s swearing in as Sri Lanka’s new president has put the island’s powerful Rajapaksa family back in the saddle. His victory in the just-concluded presidential election does not bode well for Sri Lanka’s minorities or its …
  • Workers at luxury Vancouver hotel will vote on deal to end eight-week strike 18 Nov 2019 20:20 The Canadian Press Updated: November 18, 2019 VANCOUVER — Workers at a luxury hotel in downtown Vancouver could be back on the job by Wednesday if union members vote to ratify an agreement that would end an eight-week strike. A vote is set for Monday after …
  • Paris mayor disturbed by new Olympic sponsor Airbnb 18 Nov 2019 19:13 LONDON (AP) — The IOC signed up Airbnb as an Olympic sponsor sparking concerns from 2024 host city Paris that the home-sharing company is contributing to the rising cost of rents in the French capital. Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, who has been at odds with …
  • Celebrate The Holidays At These Luxury London Hotels 18 Nov 2019 18:43 Winter terraces, festive food and whimsical decoration are bringing the holiday spirit to hotels across London. From a ski lodge and rooftop cinema to a Christmas tree designed by Christian Louboutin, this is how the city’s best hotels are celebrating the …
  • The ultimate luxury spa guide to Budapest 18 Nov 2019 18:15 (CNN) — Although Budapest's stunning architecture and unique tourist attractions are world renowned, many travelers flock here to sample therapeutic waters from the 118 natural thermal springs that flow through the "City of Spas." You'll …
  • This Luxury Hotel Has The Best View Of The Colosseum 18 Nov 2019 16:20 Palazzo Manfredi is a luxury hotel that impresses with 180-degree-views of the Colosseum.Palazzo ManfrediWhen it comes to hotels with great views, Rome delivers. There’s no lack of luxurious properties overlooking the city’s rooftops and famous sights. But …
  • The New Star on Lisbon’s Luxury Scene: The Bairro Alto Hotel 18 Nov 2019 16:20 The redesigned lobby of the Bairro Alto HotelBairro Alto HotelBefore Portugal became fashionable, Lisbon had only one five-star boutique accommodation, the Bairro Alto Hotel. But for the past few years, as Lisbon rocketed to the top of so many “where to go …
  • Airbnb signs up as Olympic sponsor through 2028 Games 18 Nov 2019 15:48 LONDON (AP) — The IOC has signed home-sharing company Airbnb to a sponsorship deal that will run from next year’s Tokyo Olympics through the 2028 Los Angeles Games. The Olympic leadership, however, will not be swapping its luxury hotels for rental …
  • Play To Your Strengths: Finding Your Hotel's Optimal Marketing Channel 18 Nov 2019 11:02 Since the dawn of the internet, hoteliers have tried and failed at finding the perfect template for marketing an independent hotel. Whereas flag hotels can cash in on fail-safes like loyalty programs and brand recognition, independent hotels face a unique …
  • Sale of Intercontinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort recognized as transaction of the year at HICAP 2019 18 Nov 2019 09:37 Bangkok--18 Nov--JLL JLL Hotels & Hospitality has recently received the Transaction of the Year Award for the sale of the Intercontinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort in Koh Samui at the Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) in Hong Kong. …
  • Pet Friendly Hotels/Rentals 18 Nov 2019 05:29 Updated Monthly (Oregon Coast) - It may be the largest growing segment of the travel industry: putting around with your pet while on vacation. It’s happening nearly everywhere. Lodgings around the Oregon coast are keen on grabbing that part of the traveler …
  • BUSINESS BYTE: Dominica’s Secret Bay All-Villa Resort joins Relais & Chateaux 18 Nov 2019 04:36 Dominica News Online - Sunday, November 17th, 2019 at 11:45 PM The Award-Winning,  Luxury Boutique Resort Becomes The First and Only Dominica Hotel and Just the Eighth Caribbean Hotel to be Accepted to Relais & Châteaux  Secret Bay, a six-star resort …
  • Gotabaya Rajapaksa Proclaimed Victor in Sri Lanka Presidential Polls 18 Nov 2019 04:11 COLOMBO – Former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa was declared on Sunday victor in the Sri Lanka presidential polls, with his closest rival, Sajith Premadasa, of the ruling party, conceding defeat. The Electoral Commission said the brother of two-time …
  • Gotabaya Rajapaksa, the Dreaded War Hero Who Will Rule Sri Lanka 18 Nov 2019 04:11 COLOMBO – The reins of power in Sri Lanka are almost in the hands of Gotabaya Rajapaksa, a retired army officer seen as a war hero by many in the Sinhalese majority in the country for being the architect of cruel offensive that put an end to almost three …
  • Should You Only Hire Great-Looking Employees For The Front Desk? A Customer Service Consultant Answers This, Along With Other Awkward Leadership and Training Questions 17 Nov 2019 20:56 I get asked between 1.5 and 3,000,000 questions about customer service every month (or at least it feels that way), yet I don’t mind a bit; it is my favorite subject, after all. Sometimes these questions come up in my professional capacity (as a customer …
  • Ahead of Expo 2020, Waldorf Astoria Strengthens Dubai Presence With Third UAE Hotel 17 Nov 2019 16:05 Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience, Powered by Aston MartinWaldorf Astoria Hotels & ResortsLast year, Waldorf Astoria launched a Live Unforgettable campaign (#LiveUnforgettable), with a more localized and experienced-driven approach to luxury. New  …
  • After win, Gotabaya says he is President of all Sri Lankans 17 Nov 2019 15:49 Colombo, Nov 17 (IANS) Amidst clear divisive vote between the majority and the minority, President-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Sunday said that he is the President of all Sri Lankans and the leader of not only those elected him but also those voted against …
  • Bahrain Tourism hosts fam trip for regional wedding planners 17 Nov 2019 09:40 The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) recently hosted a familiarisation trip for four leading wedding planners from Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, from November 7 to 9. The initiative is part of efforts to further strengthen the kingdom's …
  • Sri Lanka's new 'Terminator' president vows to end religious extremism in island nation 17 Nov 2019 09:31 Posted November 17, 2019 19:16:23 Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who spearheaded the brutal crushing of the Tamil Tigers 10 years ago, has stormed to victory in Sri Lanka's presidential elections — seven months after Islamist extremist attacks killed 269 people. …
  • Sheraton Oman Hotel Appoints New GM 17 Nov 2019 08:14 Sheraton Oman Hotel, the iconic landmark of the Sultanate, has announced the appointment of Aytekin Karayaka as the property’s new General Manager. He brings nearly three decades of experience to his new role, most recently as the General Manager at …
  • 10 great hotels around Ireland for a Christmas away from it all 17 Nov 2019 06:30 There’s something incredibly decadent about decamping to a hotel or country house for a Christmas break. Whether you’re considering a Christmas Day free from pots and pans and turkey basters and washing up, want to start a fresh New Year’s Eve tradition, …
  • 'Terminator' Rajapaksa storms to victory in Sri Lanka election 17 Nov 2019 06:14 Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who spearheaded the brutal crushing of the Tamil Tigers 10 years ago, stormed to victory on Sunday in Sri Lanka's presidential elections seven months after extremist attacks killed 269 people. The retired lieutenant colonel, …
  • Gotabaya Rajapaksa Wins Sri Lanka Presidential Elections: Spokesperson 17 Nov 2019 05:42 Gotabaya Rajapaksa was leading in Sri Lanka's majority Sinhalese areas. Colombo: Sri Lanka's former wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been elected president, his spokesman said Sunday following a fiercely fought election seven months …
  • Rajapaksa clan set for Sri Lanka comeback 17 Nov 2019 03:23 Sri Lanka's former wartime defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa headed closer to clinching the presidency Sunday in a fiercely fought election held seven months after Islamist attacks killed 269 people. The 70-year-old retired lieutenant colonel …
  • Deal between church and state is socially unjust 17 Nov 2019 03:15 The church is rich, the state is not, so why is it subsidising priests’ salaries? By George Koumoullis It has never been adequately explained to the public why in 1971 the state entered into a deal with the archbishopric, where the latter would transfer …
  • Sri Lankan Elections Play Out amid Tensions Sewn by Easter Terror Attacks 17 Nov 2019 02:33 COLOMBO – Sri Lankans went to the polls on Saturday morning in a tightly contested presidential election being held amid heightened ethnic and religious tensions after the brutal Easter bombings that killed nearly 270 people earlier this year. The voting …
  • Aquaponics farming: How two hotels are looking to boost their sustainable practices 17 Nov 2019 00:47 SINGAPORE: You're sitting down in a restaurant with some friends, looking at the menu of finely curated steaks, fish dishes and salads. The ingredients for these dishes would likely come from countries like New Zealand, Indonesia and Malaysia. This is …
  • Go behind-the-scenes in Britain with The Crown 16 Nov 2019 17:07 “Monarchy is God’s sacred mission to grace and dignify the earth. To give ordinary people an ideal to strive towards, an example of nobility and duty to raise them in their wretched lives. Monarchy is a calling from God.” — Princess Margaret in The Crown …
  • Karisma Hotels and Resort to Break Ground in Jamaica in early 2020 16 Nov 2019 15:51 4,800 Room Sugarcane Bay Multi – Resort Development to Break Ground Early 2020 in St. Ann, Jamaica MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that Karisma Hotels and Resort is set to break ground in the first …
  • Sri Lanka votes in eighth presidential election 16 Nov 2019 04:49 Colombo, Nov 16 (IANS) Voting was underway across Sri Lanka on Saturday to elect the eighth President of the island nation which is yet to recover from the wounds of the nearly three-decade-long civil war and also the brutal Easter Sunday terror attack …
  • Karisma Hotels to break ground on new resort in St. Ann 16 Nov 2019 02:48 Karisma Hotels and Resort is set to break ground in the first quarter of next year, for their 4,800 room multi-resort development project in St. Ann.    The project represents an almost US$1 billion investment.   The popular luxury chain has 26 properties …
  • Eat, sleep and stay green at one of Japan’s eco hotels 16 Nov 2019 02:45 Living toxin-free is difficult in modern times, but plotting a quick wellness getaway at a hotel with an ecologically conscious approach to delivering services is more than doable, Japanese environmental activist Kazuhiko Nakaishi says. The representative …
  • Let’s Make a Travel Deal 16 Nov 2019 02:20 SHARE THIS ARTICLE Subscribe to Travel Genius on Apple Podcasts Subscribe to Travel Genius on Pocket Casts Subscribe to Travel Genius on Spotify This week we’re hitting a high note, literally. Schele Williams—who came up in the Broadway world as the “ …
  • After Easter Sunday terrorist attacks, fears dominate Sri Lanka’s election 15 Nov 2019 19:18 His supporters credit Gotabaya Rajapaksa with helping to end the island nation’s brutal, decades-long civil war in 2009. During the election campaign, he has made national security a focus and promised to keep Sri Lankans safe. But for others, including …
  • Review: Four Seasons Bali - Luxury In The Jungle 15 Nov 2019 15:47 The view are spectacular from the rooftop Lotus Pond at the Four Seasons Sayan BaliFour Resorts at Sayan BaliIn this article, I’m going to tell you all about the experiences I had during a recent trip to Bali. This trip was so unforgettable that I wanted …
  • Terrorism key issue as Sri Lanka goes to polls on Saturday 15 Nov 2019 15:39 Colombo, Nov 15 (IANS) Sri Lanka will go to the polls on Saturday to elects its seventh Executive President. The fight is between two main candidates, Sajith Premadasa (52) from the ruling New Democratic Front (NDF) and Gotabaya Rajapaksa (70), the younger …
  • Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Links Moscow Prosecutor To Luxury Properties Abroad 15 Nov 2019 15:16 Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny speaks during a Moscow rally in September to support political prisoners. Dmitri Lovetsky/AP hide caption toggle caption Dmitri Lovetsky/AP Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny speaks during a Moscow …
  • Summersalt Announces Expanded Product Line & Travel Apparel 15 Nov 2019 15:04 Summersalt is rolling out a new line of apparel and travel goods that go beyond their core swimsuit ... [+] product offerings.SummersaltSummersalt, the female-founded, direct-to-consumer swimwear brand, announced today the expansion of its product line …
  • Dark side of paradise where teen is missing 15 Nov 2019 14:22 Behind the glittering image of being a cool celebrity paradise, Byron Bay has a dark side of drugs, violence and homelessness which may have swallowed up Theo Hayez. Australia's beachside enclave to the rich and famous, which attracts young Hollywood …
  • The Best Family-Friendly Hotels in Upstate, New York 15 Nov 2019 14:19 Living in NYC with kids has many benefits. From access to arts and culture to the incredible food and daily adventures, there’s plenty to love about city living. But when you do need a break, it’s also awesome to know that NYC is within proximity to so …
  • Montenegro, the latest luxury addition to your travel bucket List by Sabrina Chakici 15 Nov 2019 13:20 15 November 2019 Ever thought about travelling to Montenegro? If the answer is yes, read on. If the answer is no, allow me to introduce you to Lustica Bay. Sabrina in Lustica Bay The country of Montenegro has so much to offer as a holiday destination from …
  • Find out what it’s like to live in a luxury hotel 15 Nov 2019 13:17 Almost two decades ago, Bobbi Topfer walked up and down Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills and said to herself, “One of these days I’ll be able to buy anything I want.” She didn’t really believe it. “It was just a dream I had, but I’ve always lived in this area …
  • Marriott Int’l Brings Their First All-Inclusive Luxury Resort To Jamaica 15 Nov 2019 05:24 Marriott International is readying to open its first all-inclusive luxury resort in Jamaica. They’re partnering with the Amaterra Jamaica Group, led by Keith and Paula Russell. According to a statement today from the Ministry of Tourism, Amaterra are the …
  • Thieves nick £67k worth of wine in raid at billionaire's luxury hotel 15 Nov 2019 05:11 A luxury hotel owned by multi-billionaire Sir Jim “JR” Ratcliffe was targeted by thieves who made off with £67,000 of vintage wine . The crooks raided the Lime Wood Hotel in the New Forest, Hampshire, where a bottle of Romanée-Conti grand cru pinot noir …
  • Fullerton Hotel Singapore named one of the world’s most iconic hotels of the last century 15 Nov 2019 00:18 A grand neoclassical building with colossal Doric columns, the Fullerton Hotel is one of Singapore’s national monuments. So it seems fitting that it’s now also recognised as one of the world’s most important hotels. Advertisement Advertisement The hotel …
  • Host Hotels & Resorts Named Winner of NAREIT's Lodging/Resorts Leader in the Light Award 14 Nov 2019 21:17 BETHESDA, Md., Nov 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc.�?� HST, +1.19%, the nation's largest lodging real estate investment trust (the "Company"), received the National Association of Real Estate Investment …
  • Anantara Announces Key Appointments at Thai Flagship Hotels 14 Nov 2019 20:05 Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas announces three executive appointments at the Bangkok-based international hotel groupÂ’s Thailand flagship properties – Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort and Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel. Anantara …
  • Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas partners with Siam Ocean Technology to ensure environmental sustainability 14 Nov 2019 10:57 Hospitality Tatiana Rokou / 14 Nov 2019 10:11 220 Sustainability is a fundamental principle of Anantara. The brand has successfully achieved the highest standards for environmental and community support, conservation and protection, while delivering …
  • Major hotels planned for Phuket, Pattaya seen as boon for MICE trade 14 Nov 2019 09:42 Integrated lifestyle real-estate group Asset World Corp (AWC) and Marriott International will bring three global brands to Pattaya and Phuket, aiming to create a new destination of world-class MICE (Meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) hotels …
  • Keemala Awarded Luxury Eco Resort Regional Winner 13 Nov 2019 23:16 กรุงเทพฯ--13 พ.ย.--Keemala, Phuket Keemala is delighted to be awarded Regional Winner for Luxury Eco Resort at the 2019 World Luxury Hotel Awards. This latest achievement is a testament to Keemala's commitment to the sustainability of the environment, …
  • UCP top advisor billed taxpayers $45,000 in expenses, including luxury London hotel stays: NDP 13 Nov 2019 22:01 The UCP are again being accused of mismanaging taxpayer dollars. The NDP claims the UCP spent thousands on a high-level provincial staffer’s travel, amounting to what the opposition is calling a “life of luxury.” On Wednesday, NDP critic for democracy and …
  • RoomKeyPMS Hires Luxury Hotel Expert to Join Customer Support Team 13 Nov 2019 16:48 Recently relocated from Australia, Katie worked as a Reservations Agent and then Systems Coordinator at the luxury hotel brand Spicers Retreats, a RoomKeyPMS client. RoomKeyPMS is excited to announce the hiring of another Customer Support team member, …
  • Park Hyatt New York launches ultra-luxury Sky Suite 13 Nov 2019 14:16 Park Hyatt New York has unveiled its most exclusive addition: the ultra-luxury Manhattan Sky Suite, boasting sweeping views of the Central Park and Manhattan skyline.   Located on the 59th floor of the iconic One57 luxury residential tower above the hotel …
  • Karisma Hotels & Resorts and Margaritaville Holdings to Open Margaritaville® Island Reserve by Karisma Riviera ... 13 Nov 2019 13:18 Reservations Now Live at Margaritaville’s First Inclusive Resort Debuting in Mexico CANCÚN, Mexico — Margaritaville Holdings and Karisma Hotels & Resorts today announced reservations are open for stays at Margaritaville Island Reserve by Karisma …
  • Hundreds of Hays Travel flown to luxury resort for conference-in-the-sun 13 Nov 2019 12:51 Hundreds of staff members from North East travel agents Hays Travel have been flown to a luxury holiday resort for the company’s largest ever staff conference. Hays’ plans for its annual conference had to be rapidly upgraded after it struck a deal in …
  • 15 hotels that go all-out for Christmas 13 Nov 2019 06:15 (CNN) — Twinkling lights, glitter and gourmet menus galore -- without a single dish to wash or tree to trim. Spending Christmas at a hotel does hold a certain travel allure. Whether you stay for a week or drop in for tea, these 15 properties go to great …
  • John Murtha, Area Managing Director for Omni Hotels & Resorts... 13 Nov 2019 04:10 John Murtha, General Manager of the Omni Parker House in Boston and Area Managing Director for Omni Hotels and Resorts was honored by New England Inns & Resorts Association (NEIRA) with their Masters of New England Innkeeping Award on October 30th at …
  • Sam Moon Developing Luxury Hotel in Dallas Arts District 13 Nov 2019 03:59 Dallas-based fashion retailer Sam Moon, known for a vast selection of low-priced handbags, jewelry and accessories, is planning to open a luxury hotel in downtown Dallas. The Sam Moon Group, the parent company of the popular retail stores Sam Moon Trading …
  • Jura holiday guide: what to see plus the best bars, hotels and restaurants 12 Nov 2019 23:01 If it is still possible for France to have an undiscovered region, the Jura can lay a serious claim, as the lush valleys, thick forests, lakes and mountains of this rural landscape are still very much off the beaten track, even for the French. I should …
  • Middlethorpe Hall: Luxury business meetings venue in the heart of Yorkshire 12 Nov 2019 22:59 LOOKING for a luxury stand out venue for your next business meeting? Then look no further than Middlethorpe Hall - York's only country house hotel and spa which will not just leave your guests impressed but inspired. BOOK NOW: For rates and more in …
  • Cebu to get its taste of Rockwell lifestyle—in resort luxury 12 Nov 2019 22:11 Artist’s perspective of Rockwell’s Aruga Resort and Residences-Cebu in Punta Engaño, Lapu-Lapu City Rockwell Land Corp. has gone out of the inner city in the south— into the historic Magellan Bay— when it launched the Aruga Resort and Residences-Cebu in …
  • Jamaican Hotels Appear on Condé Traveler 2019 Readers Choice of Top 50 Caribbean Resorts 12 Nov 2019 21:30 Condé Nast Traveler has released its 32nd annual Readers Choice Top 50 Resorts in the Caribbean 2019 results and 10 Jamaican establishments were named. Half Moon in Montego Bay topped the list of Jamaican resorts, coming in at No. 13 with a score of 97.09. …
  • Nor1 and Infor Implement Real-Time, Two-Way Integration at Highgate Hotels 12 Nov 2019 17:17 Two Respected Hospitality Technology Companies Work Together to Provide Value to Highgate and its Guests Nor1 and Infor Implement Real-Time, Two-Way Integration at Highgate Hotels Nor1, a global leader in hospitality upgrade, upsell, and merchandising …
  • Chinese billionaire’s son banned from flying first class and buying luxury goods after refusing to pay $21.6 million debt 12 Nov 2019 16:24 UK-educated Wang Sicong, the only child of mega-rich property magnate Wang Jianlin, and the heir to his estimated $12.5 billion fortune has been banned enjoying ultra-rich lifestyle. This means he’s forbidden from flying first class, buying luxury goods, …
  • Top tips for luxury travel on the cheap 12 Nov 2019 11:06 Featured articles 12 Nov 2019 08:21 86 Here are some of the best ways to have an amazing vacation on the cheap. Everyone loves the idea of getting away to one of the top hotels for a relaxing luxury vacation. No matter how much you want to spend on your …
  • Book Directly on Jannah Hotels and Resort Website and Get a Chance to Win F1 Tickets 12 Nov 2019 10:30 Jannah Hotels & Resorts was founded in the spirit of the noble Bedouin hospitality and is one of the pioneers among hotel groups that specialize in the luxury Halal segment. With innovative infrastructure, creativity and dynamism, Jannah Hotels & …
  • Enter to WIN Two Premium Class Tickets to Rome, Paris, or London, Plus Three Nights at Small Luxury Hotels! 12 Nov 2019 07:02
  • ECE Group takes stake in Ruby Hotels 12 Nov 2019 04:49 The Otto family has acquired a 25 per cent share in the Ruby Hotel Group. Ruby Hotels was founded in 2013 as a ‘lean luxury’ group and currently operates seven properties. Another ten are under construction or being prepared for construction. Alexander …
  • Luxury Hotels and a 5.2% Dividend Make This One of the Best REITs to Buy Now 11 Nov 2019 23:09 By Garrett Baldwin, Behavioral Trading Specialist, Money Morning • November 11, 2019 Falling interest rates continue to push investors into the world of "alternative investments." Rather than buying bonds or stocks or holding cash, savvy …
  • Toronto hotels turn to high schools to address labour shortage 11 Nov 2019 21:56 In high school, Christine Cutamora entered a co-op program that took her from shadowing housekeeping attendants in a downtown Toronto hotel to hunting down a pair of Christian Louboutin shoes for a guest. Originally, she wanted to go into the events field …
  • Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLH) Management on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 11 Nov 2019 20:35 Red Lion Hotels Corporation (NYSE:RLH) Q3 2019 Results Conference Call November 8, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Nate Troup – SVP, Chief Accounting Officer Bob Wolfe - Chairman of the Board Julie Shiflett - EVP and Chief Financial Officer Jake Brace …
  • Four North Wales hotels in Gavin Woodhouse's collapsed property empire go up for sale - and this is what they'll cost 11 Nov 2019 17:46 The multi-million pound price tag of the hotel portfolio owner by Gavin Woodhouse's company Northern Powerhouse Development has been revealed. Northern Powerhouse Development(NPD) bought up four North Wales hotels as part of a nine strong UK portfolio. …
  • Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (PLYA) CEO Bruce Wardinski on Q3 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 11 Nov 2019 16:55 Playa Hotels & Resorts N.V. (NASDAQ:PLYA) Q3 2019 Earnings Conference Call November 7, 2019 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Bruce Wardinski - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Ryan Hymel - Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer …
  • U Hotels veteran Suchitra appointed General Manager of U Jomtien Pattaya 11 Nov 2019 13:12 Bangkok--11 Nov--Absolute Hotel Services Absolute Hotel Services' Senior Vice President – Operation Asia Mr. Frank Clovyn is delighted to announce the appointment of Ms. Suchitra Sirirak as General Manager at U Jomtien Pattaya, Thailand. Suchitra …
  • 10 cosy B&Bs, hotels and pubs for winter: readers’ travel tips 11 Nov 2019 07:05 Winning tip: Angel Hotel, Brecon Beacons The Angel Hotel in Abergavenny is a former coaching inn on the edge of the Brecon Beacons national park, with the Black Mountains close by. We found the bar’s old-world feel of warm lighting and wood-panelled walls …
  • Hotels come out with special offers, promotions for peak holiday season 10 Nov 2019 19:16 New Delhi: The domestic hotel industry is rolling out special offers and promotions this holiday season, hoping they will be scooped up by potential travellers already delighted by the lowering of tax on luxury hotel stays. Hotel chains contacted by ET …
  • Radisson Renovates, to Add More Hotels in Nigeria 10 Nov 2019 12:04 Demola Ojo The Radisson Hotel Group will be adding more hotels to its portfolio in Nigeria just as it embarks on renovation of its existing properties. According to the General Manager of Radisson Blu Anchorage, Lagos, Kevin Kamau, billions of naira are …
  • Hotels, B&Bs and lighthouses: 10 great places to stay along the Wild Atlantic Way 10 Nov 2019 00:32 Winter is setting in, but that doesn’t mean shutting yourself up at home and hibernating every weekend. From the comfort of your car, you can enjoy some of the best scenery the country has to offer along the 2,600km of the Wild Atlantic Way, with the added …
  • Hotels battle to stop millions of plastic toiletry and butter containers going into landfills 09 Nov 2019 18:31 When flood waters ripped open the Fox Glacier landfill earlier this year, thousands of plastic butter and jam containers from hotel waste were among the rubbish volunteers painstakingly retrieved from West Coast beaches. That was just one more reason for …
  • 40 great cosy hotels, B&Bs and pubs with rooms for winter 09 Nov 2019 07:14 Wales The West Arms, near Llangollen The picturesque village of Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog, in the remote Ceiriog valley, is home to this inn in a farmhouse dating back to 1570. It’s a community hub but also does unusual gourmet food (fish with Menai Strait …
  • TripAdvisor says these are the best hotels in North Wales to stay in for less than £100 a night 09 Nov 2019 05:14 As a popular tourist destination with unrivalled scenery and beauty spots to die for, North Wales has hundreds of hotels to choose from. But with Christmas just around the corner finding a room that suits you at a price that is right can be difficult. …
  • Conor McGregor's legendary Liverpool long weekend from Huyton house party to Hilton hotels 08 Nov 2019 20:14 Conor McGregor is not the father of a Merseyside child said to be conceived during his memorable visit to the Grand National in 2017, according to reports. The UFC star was accused by Terri Murray of fathering her daughter during the trip, but the Irish …
  • The world's best boutique hotels for 2019 08 Nov 2019 18:39 (CNN) — Its name literally means treasure, so it seems fitting that Bali's Awarta Nusa Dua Luxury Villas & Spa has been recognized as a gem of a boutique hotel. Comprised of 14 villas, the luxurious resort is renowned for its first class service, …
  • Luxury hotel group enters private jet wars 08 Nov 2019 16:00 (CNN) — For many years, the luxury travel sector has been undergoing a bit of an arms race. Four Seasons announced its Private Jet experience in 2015. There's a new $50,000-per-night private penthouse suite at the Park Hyatt New York and a fleet of …
  • Al Messila takes Luxury Collection into Qatar 08 Nov 2019 10:30 The Luxury Collection has announced the opening of Al Messila, marking the debut of the brand in Qatar. Only 25 minutes from Hamad International Airport and 15 minutes from Doha’s city centre, West Bay, Al Messila is an urban oasis designed to respect the …
  • Entertainment hubs, hotels & malls: Mumbai's Lod... 08 Nov 2019 06:16 The world-class facilities at Lodha Park in Worli offer modern consumers comfort and convenience. Mumbai is often called the city that never sleeps, but it’s the place where most of us never have enough time for life. With so much more to do and achieve, …
  • Welcome to Quy Nhon, Vietnam's hottest new luxury beach destination 08 Nov 2019 03:15 Quy Nhon, Vietnam (CNN) — After a couple of days at Anantara Quy Nhon, you may start to feel things. Relaxed but alive. Empowered and at peace. Energized and edified. Just over an hour by plane from Hanoi, Quy Nhon has remained largely undiscovered by …
  • Hotels in Diu suffer losses after Diwali, panic over weather blamed 07 Nov 2019 21:31 Diu hotel owners say there has been a massive decline in post-Diwali bookings. (Express photo by Javed Raja) Hotel owners in Diu claim that over 85 per cent of their bookings were cancelled during ‘post-Diwali’ vacation, which they blame on “panic …
  • Al Messila, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa Opens in Doha 07 Nov 2019 18:04 The Luxury Collection today announced the opening of Al Messila, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa in Doha, marking the debut of the brand in Qatar. Only 25 minutes from Hamad International Airport and 15 minutes from DohaÂ’s city centre, West Bay, Al …
  • Dad ends five-star luxury hotel trip in hospital after 'holiday from hell' 07 Nov 2019 17:55 A British dad-of-four has been left hospitalised after claiming his luxury five star trip turned into a 'holiday from hell.' Niall Quinn, 45, was staying at the Hotel Riu Touareg, in Cape Verde, on September 25, when he says he fell ill just three …
  • A Slice of History in Istanbul’s Luxury Neighborhood: The Bebek Hotel by the Stay 07 Nov 2019 17:30 The Bebek HotelThe StayThere’s more to Istanbul than the Golden Horn. It’s a city of 15 million people at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. Each of its neighborhoods has its own personality, with the northern, riverside district of Bebek becoming one of …
  • IHG Announces Two Hotels on the Ho Tram Strip in Vietnam 07 Nov 2019 17:12 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) signed agreements with Ho Tram Project Company Limited (HTP) to rebrand The Grand Ho Tram at the Ho Tram Strip integrated resort to InterContinental Grand Ho Tram within a year after refurbishments. A new build Holiday …
  • New Hawaii hotels, from $149 to $5,000 per night 07 Nov 2019 12:38 Poolside at the Halepuna Waikiki Poolside at the Halepuna Waikiki Photo: Halepuna Waikiki Poolside at the Halepuna Waikiki Poolside at the Halepuna Waikiki Photo: Halepuna Waikiki New Hawaii hotels, from $149 to $5,000 per night If the latest wave of …
  • Dakota Hotels scales its employee experience offering to support multi-location expansion 07 Nov 2019 11:15 Hospitality Vicky Karantzavelou / 07 Nov 2019 09:50 153 Dakota is a user of the perks platform and has already achieved well over £15,000 in savings so far, having launched only recently. LONDON, UK - Dakota Hotels, the modern luxury lifestyle brand, …
  • Loosen shackles during NRL season to stop players going off the leash 19 Nov 2019 12:23 Printouts are provided of schedules and videos are emailed of their previous game, with the plusses deliberately outnumbering the negatives lest the player becomes distressed. Clubs employ experts to monitor their “wellness”. They are in a disciplined, …
  • Bulgarians’ Life Went up by 4.3% in a Year 19 Nov 2019 12:00 We consumed more vegetables and fruits and less bread in the third quarter of 2019. Fruit consumption increased - from 17.8 to 19.4 kg per person, vegetables - from 25.8 to 27.1 kg, and eggs - from 36 to 37,  Maritsa.bg writes. A decrease in the …
  • A Lifeline For Boeing 737 MAX? 19 Nov 2019 11:58 It took two fatal crashes to ground this high-flier and throw a damper on its growth plans. Yes, It's shares of Boeing (BA) we are talking about. The stock is currently 17% off its all-time high of $446, hit by the woes surrounding its 737 MAX …
  • Why HideOut is going to be a game changer for young Mancunians 19 Nov 2019 11:57 The wealth and privilege of a seasoned entrepreneur may seem a million miles away from the tough streets of east Manchester. But these two worlds are to collide as thousands of youngsters are set to benefit from a £6.6m state-of-the-art leisure facility …
  • Growth plays pull European shares to new four-year high 19 Nov 2019 11:38 By Sruthi Shankar and Shreyashi Sanyal (Reuters) - Growth-dependent cyclical stocks drove European shares to a four-year high on Tuesday as a temporary reprieve for China's Huawei from U.S. sanctions encouraged bets that the world's largest …
  • Heightened security threats, civil unrest and geopolitical instability to be top disruptors to the mobile workforce in 2020 19 Nov 2019 11:18 Details Published: Tuesday, 19 November 2019 10:35 International SOS has published its 2020 risks forecast and the results from the ‘Business Resilience Trend Watch’, a survey of over 1,300 business travel decision-makers run in partnership with Ipsos MORI …
  • Airfares to Australia that will bowl you over 19 Nov 2019 11:10 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Nov 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): Tourism Australia today announced the launch of its 'Virtual Travel Fair', a bi-yearly travel sale that gives Indian travellers an opportunity to grab attractive deals on holidays to …
  • #OurDay: Hundreds of local authorities celebrating public sector workers today 19 Nov 2019 11:05 Now in its eighth year, the Local Government Association's #OurDay awareness campaign – an annual celebration of the work of local authorities – is also running across Facebook for the first time. The campaign aims to give people a look into the ' …
  • Delta Hotels by Marriott Mississauga Toronto opens 19 Nov 2019 10:56 Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto Mississauga is now the new name for the hotel at the southwest corner of Burnhamthorpe and Hurontario. Formerly known as Novotel, the hotel is designed with the frequent traveller in mind. Both business and leisure guests …
  • Hammerson sells St Oswald's retail park in Gloucester for £54m 19 Nov 2019 10:50 StockMarketWire.com - Hammerson said it had exchanged contracts to sell St Oswald's retail park in Gloucester to a local authority for £54m. The sale price reflected a net initial yield of 8.5%, but was 8% below the 30 June 2019 book value. The retail …
  • RIPEC: GDP estimated to have grown at 1.8% yearly rate in... 19 Nov 2019 10:34 PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island gross domestic product was estimated to have expanded at a 1.8% annualized rate in the third quarter of 2019, according to the Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council Tuesday. RIPEC also projected the state GDP is expected to …
  • Commercial property: Alchemist in the mix at St James 19 Nov 2019 10:26 The Alchemist cocktail bar and restaurant chain is to make its Scottish debut next year in a 5,700sq ft site in Edinburgh St James, the £1 billion mixed-use development in the city centre. The 200-cover venue will be situated on level four overlooking 
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  • Evolution Hospitality tapped to manage Hotel Derek 19 Nov 2019 10:20 Hotel Derek is the inaugural Bayou City property in Evolution Hospitality’s portfolio. The California-based hotel management company is a subsidiary of Aimbridge Hospitality. Hotel Derek is the inaugural Bayou City property in Evolution Hospitality’s …
  • Growth plays pull European shares to new 4-year high 19 Nov 2019 10:09 (For a live blog on European stocks, type LIVE/ in an Eikon news window) * STOXX 600 touches highest level since July 2015 * SES SA plunges after FCC Chairman 5G auction statement * EasyJet jumps on posting FY profit on top end of targets (Adds …
  • Newly designed Embassy Suites by Hilton Knoxville Downtown opens 19 Nov 2019 10:03 Hotels Vicky Karantzavelou / 19 Nov 2019 08:49 113 Sophisticated design and spacious suites welcome guests visiting the Knoxville area.   KNOXVILLE, TENN. and MCLEAN, VA. –  Embassy Suites by Hilton, a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from …
  • Boeing attracts bids for 50 of its embattled 737 Max jets at Dubai Air Show 19 Nov 2019 09:59 An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX aircraft at Boeing facilities at the Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, September 16, 2019. Lindsey Wasson | Reuters DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Boeing managed to reach day three of the …
  • Price: Form of my life 19 Nov 2019 09:50 Price, who swatted away the challenge by Peter Wright in dominant fashion to emerge victorious in a 16-6 rout on Sunday night, was simply unstoppable as he collected the Eric Bristow Trophy at Aldersley Leisure Village. The Welshman went into the final …
  • Benefits of ‘social prescribing’ of exercise smaller than thought – researchers 19 Nov 2019 09:49 So-called “social prescribing” of exercise to patients may not yield the benefits hoped for, researchers have said. Exercise referral schemes have been at the disposal of GPs since the 1990s. They were brought in to boost activity levels in people with …
  • Menalac unveils plans for 2020 awards 19 Nov 2019 09:44 The third edition of the Annual Menalac Awards Gala, the only industry awards that recognise excellence and achievements, setting benchmarking standards for the Mena leisure and attractions industry, will be held on March 24, 2020, in Dubai UAE. It will …
  • Bangkok named most favourite leisure city by Business Traveller China magazine 19 Nov 2019 09:39 Bangkok has been named the most favourite leisure city in the world in 2019 over Tokyo and Sanya by Business Traveller China magazine, Governor Assawin Kwanmuang posted on his official Facebook page on Monday (November 18). The results were announced at …
  • Galaxy International Convention Centre to debut in Macao in 2021 19 Nov 2019 09:17 Galaxy Entertainment Group has released plans for the new Galaxy International Convention Centre in Macau. The facility is set to open in the destination in the first half of 2021. It will launch alongside the events venue, Galaxy Arena, and Andaz Macau, a …
  • White Beach to open at Atlantis, the Palm on Friday 19 Nov 2019 09:14 Atlantis, the Palm and Addmind have joined forces to bring the second White venue to Dubai. Located on the shores of the iconic entertainment resort, the new hotspot will open on Friday. Boasting uninterrupted views of Dubai, White Beach will encompass a …
  • EasyJet set to branch into package holiday business 19 Nov 2019 08:30 UK budget operator EasyJet is aiming to launch a new holidays business over the next month, which it forecasts will break even during its first year. The airline says the EasyJet Holidays arm will open in the UK market before the Christmas period and start …
  • Shawn M. Mauro has been Inducted into the Prestigious Marquis Who's Who Biographical 19 Nov 2019 08:29 Shawn M. Mauro feels that his ability to understand people, as well as quantify their needs, has helped him build a business with a customer focus.     SOUTHBOROUGH, MA November 19, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Mr. Shawn M. Mauro has been inducted …
  • United Airlines to launch nonstop Cape Town to New York service 19 Nov 2019 08:24 US airline United Airlines will launch the first ever nonstop flights between Cape Town and New York/Newark, in the US, on December 16. A Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft will operate on this new route, with three return flights a week. The service is …
  • SA Express Airways touches down in Bulawayo 19 Nov 2019 08:23 SOUTH African Express Airways yesterday landed at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport in Bulawayo in an introductory flight ahead of the airline's Johannesburg-Bulawayo route launch soon. It touched down at JM Nkomo International Airport at …
  • Tasmania Now: Rifles, drugs, cash on show after raids, man dies in quad bike mishap 19 Nov 2019 08:07 Updated November 19, 2019 17:53:24 Here's what you need to know today: Quad bike fatality in Tasmania Ambulance Tasmania has confirmed a man has died in an incident involving a quadbike in the state's east today. Police were called to the scene at …
  • Dubai Airshow: SunExpress in new $1.2 billion MAX order 19 Nov 2019 07:46 in Events Posted 19 November 2019 · Add Comment Turkish-German leisure operator, SunExpress, joined International Airlines Group (IAG) in a vote of confidence in the grounded Boeing 737 MAX by exercising 10 options for the type at the show. The airline, …
  • Disposal of St Oswald’s Retail Park, Gloucester 19 Nov 2019 07:37 Hammerson plc (“Hammerson”) has exchanged contracts on the sale of St Oswald’s Retail Park, Gloucester, to a local authority for £54m. The sale price reflects a net initial yield of 8.5%, and is 8% below the 30 June 2019 book value. The 20,900m2 scheme, …
  • Thomas Cook India introduces India's First 'Easy Payment Plan' for Holidays 19 Nov 2019 06:41 Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India's leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, has introduced 'Easy Payment Plan', a unique offering enabling consumers to book their dream holiday with just a token payment of 10%. …
  • Medical Wellness Market Global Briefing and Analysis by Experts 2019-2025 19 Nov 2019 06:26 Nov 19, 2019 (Market Insight Reports via COMTEX) -- Global Medical Wellness Market This market research provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook during the forecast period. Research classifies an emerging …
  • Brain behind the inaugural Chinese syllabus in Uganda 19 Nov 2019 06:02 By George KatongoleSilas Oluka loves learning languages. The 31-year-old teaches Mandarin, English, and Literature in English, as well as Physical Education and General Paper at Teso College Aloet. Born in Nyero hardly a kilometre away from the historical …
  • Two paws up for south end dog park 19 Nov 2019 05:46 Tobin, the four-legged friend of Staci Duhaime, plays with a ball at a dog park in Sudbury. Jim Moodie/Sudbury Star The city’s dogs are saluting city council with two paws up. The community services committee voted Monday in favour of establishing a …
  • Content Translation: Could Your Business Benefit From It? 19 Nov 2019 05:38 November 19, 2019 By Natasha Lane in Business Writing/Content Translating your website’s content may not be at the top of your list – after all, there are so many other things that seem more important. You may also believe that English is the universal …
  • Leisure And Resorts World Qtrly Gross Revenue 2.68 Billion Pesos Versus 2.49 Billion Pesos 19 Nov 2019 05:35
  • Duluth Holdings: Down, But Not Out 19 Nov 2019 04:39 (Image source: Investor presentation) Well, that was ugly. I’ve been bullish on work wear retailer Duluth Holdings (DLTH) in the past, as I’ve been attracted to the company’s long runway for growth, but as you can see from the chart below, that hasn’t …
  • Tasmania Now: NASA and AAD team up for icy robot test, hospital fix flagged 19 Nov 2019 04:39 Updated November 19, 2019 15:14:31 Here's what you need to know today: Deep space robot set for icy test NASA scientists are working with the Australian Antarctic Division to refine a robot designed to search for signs of life in the oceans on one of …
  • New Low Cost Airline Linking Bulawayo And Johannesburg Lands In The City Of Kings 19 Nov 2019 04:30 State Media|SOUTH African Express Airways yesterday landed at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport in Bulawayo in an introductory flight ahead of the airline’s Johannesburg-Bulawayo route launch soon. It touched down at JM Nkomo International …
  • Prescribing exercise to patients does NOT produce the health benefits hoped for, researchers warn 19 Nov 2019 04:07 Prescribing exercise to patients does NOT produce the health benefits hoped for, researchers warn Exercise referral schemes have been at the disposal of GPs since the 1990s Were brought in to boost activity levels in people with long-term conditions  The …
  • Cathedral, Creekvale object to plans for rival hotels 19 Nov 2019 03:43 Cathedral Leisure plans to develop a 62-bed hotel on the site of the former Boland's bakery and biscuit factory near Capel Street. But those plans are now on hold pending an appeal to An Bord Pleanála.At the same time, Cathedral has lodged an objection …
  • Six world-class research teams to focus towards new frontiers in metabolism 19 Nov 2019 03:22 The Azrieli Foundation, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), and the Israel Science Foundation (ISF) are pleased to announce the recipients of the Joint Canada-Israel Health Research …
  • Why Local is Beautiful 19 Nov 2019 02:03 Mandy Nolan There are some people you meet who have a powerful impact on you. For me Helena Norberg-Hodge is one of those people. I met her just over a decade ago and I was simply astonished. How incredible to have one of the pioneers of the worldwide …
  • Worthing Thunder overcome Hemel Storm in overtime 19 Nov 2019 01:48 Worthing Thunder won an exciting match-up with old rivals Hemel Storm in overtime in front of a packed and noisy home crowd at Hemel Hempstead last Saturday. As ever in matches between these teams, this game was hard-fought, competitive and closer than …
  • Waning hope for national carrier 19 Nov 2019 01:31 Since 2005 when the first shopping mall was commissioned, Nigeria has witnessed growth in the retail sector going by the number of  shopping malls adorning the cities.  However, the success recorded is gradually being eroded due to rising empty stores in …
  • Christmas Markets in West Sussex: all you need to know 19 Nov 2019 01:14 The festive season is nearly upon us and towns and villages across the county will be getting into the Christmas spirit with Christmas markets. Here is our guide to some of the festive markets and fairs taking place: Arundel Arundel by Candlelight When is …
  • Oregon's Unemployment Rate Has Stayed Near 4 Percent for Three Years 19 Nov 2019 01:05   Nov-18-2019 13:00TweetFollow @OregonNews Salem-News.com Business However, prior to 2017, employment in Oregon grew much faster. Photo by Yuri Kim, Pexels (SALEM, Ore.) - Oregon’s unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in September and October. The rate has …
  • Tasmania Now: Surgery wait ends for burns victim, hospital fix flagged 19 Nov 2019 00:59 Updated November 19, 2019 11:43:48 Here's what you need to know today: Burns victim gets surgery date Young burns victim Spencer Connelly will this week receive the vital skin graft surgery he has been waiting 18 months for. Last month, his mother …
  • Retail expansion plans at Rushden Lakes set for a NO 19 Nov 2019 00:50 Northamptonshire town centres will be given a boost after plans to further expand the shopping offer at Rushden Lakes look set to be refused. A decision will be made on Wednesday night (Nov 20) about whether the proposed Rushden Living Scheme planned for …
  • Huddersfield university was left in the dark over fire danger flats evacuation 19 Nov 2019 00:26 Angry students have hit out at Kirklees Council's handling of the Kingfisher Court fire safety scandal. Huddersfield Students' Union (HSU) has revealed it was not notified that the 252 bed tower block had been evacuated and condemned by official …
  • Christmas Toy Appeal 2019: Sponsored swim for former editor 18 Nov 2019 23:30 PUBLISHED: 15:00 18 November 2019 Sophie Cox Triumphant but tired: Colin Grainger completes his 40th fundraising swim for the Recorder and Community Links Christmas Toy Appeal. Picture: Colin Grainger Archant Former Recorder editor Colin Grainger is taking …
  • U City supports plan of Vienna House via hotel acquisitions 18 Nov 2019 23:23 Following the acquisitions of 19 hotels in Germany and Switzerland this year, U City is optimistic that the takeovers will pave the way for its subsidiary Vienna House (VH) to facilitate individualistic seamless travel across Europe. Vienna House (VH), the …
  • Ex’s awkward demand after romantic trip 18 Nov 2019 23:20 It was the romantic holiday dreams are made of. Brisbane woman Amanda McBride and her boyfriend of 18 months had a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Europe: picnicking beneath the Eiffel Tower at sunset, riding bikes through Munich, visiting a West End theatre in …
  • Creating the Quentin Tarantino 1969 Dress Code for ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ 18 Nov 2019 23:16 Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” is his personal love letter to Tinseltown, set during the seismic clash in 1969 of old and new cultures. And that posed a unique creative challenge for his go-to costume designer Arianne Phillips, who was …
  • Massachusetts Unemployment Remains Under 3% in October 18 Nov 2019 23:16 BOSTON — The state’s October total unemployment rate remained at 2.9%, the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development announced. The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) preliminary job estimates indicate Massachusetts added 10,300 jobs in October. …
  • City centre chief accuses Edinburgh's Christmas market critics of 'jumping on a bandwagon' 18 Nov 2019 23:13 A city centre business chief has accused critics of Edinburgh’s controversial Christmas market of “jumping on a bandwagon” to further their own agendas and threatening the future of the city’s lucrative winter festivals. Roddy Smith, chief executive of …
  • Six world-class research teams selected to investigate new frontiers in metabolism in health and disease 18 Nov 2019 22:01 Six world-class research teams selected to investigate new frontiers in metabolism in health and disease November 2019 Newswise — The Azrieli Foundation, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the International Development Research Centre (IDRC …
  • Third of social housing tenants struggling financially 18 Nov 2019 22:00 Almost a third of people living in social housing in Shetland say they are not managing well financially, according to recent survey results. When asked how well their household was managing, 30 per cent of those in social sector rented households in the …
  • A lot of love for evacuated animals 18 Nov 2019 21:23 THE recent bushfire emergency saw just as many animals evacuated as residents and without hesitation, evacuation centres welcomed beloved pets. RSPCA Queensland has applauded Noosa Council for its attitude to animal welfare during the recent fires. Noosa …
  • Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The Best Major Kitchen And Laundry Appliances 18 Nov 2019 21:11 For the family members and friends that are looking to upgrade their kitchens this holiday, what better gift than a major kitchen appliance or washer-dryer for that special person? From smart technology laundry units; sensor-stoves; to space-saving …
  • Evolution Hospitality Adds First Houston Property To Its Portfolio 18 Nov 2019 21:07 HOUSTON–Hotel Derek, Houston’s first boutique hotel, is now the inaugural Bayou City property in Evolution Hospitality’s portfolio. The private, California-based hotel management company – a subsidiary of Aimbridge Hospitality – has been selected to …
  • Tasmania Now: 18-month wait ends for burns victim, MLCs debate pill testing 18 Nov 2019 20:42 Updated November 19, 2019 07:00:28 Here's what you need to know today: Burns victim gets surgery date Young burns victim Spencer Connelly will this week receive the vital skin graft surgery he has been waiting 18 months for. Last month, his mother …
  • Travel + Leisure recognizes Uzbekistan as best cultural, historical destination 18 Nov 2019 11:03 BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 18 By Fakhri Vakilov-Trend: Uzbekistan won the annual India’s Best Awards-2019 tourist prize in the nomination "The best tourist destinations of cultural and historical heritage" according to the largest international …
  • Phumelela Gaming and Leisure faces suspension from JSE 18 Nov 2019 07:00 DURBAN -  South Africa's largest horse racing operator Phumelela Gaming and Leisure is facing suspension from the JSE after it failed to submit its provisional report within the three-month period stipulated in the JSE’s Listings Requirements. “ …
  • Recorder letters: Rainham leisure centre, Grenfell, parking, Remembrance parade and more. 17 Nov 2019 12:36 PUBLISHED: 12:00 17 November 2019 Councillor Stephanie Nunn at the Elm Park Remembrance Day service on Sunday, November 10. Picture: Stephanie Nunn Archant Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week. Remembrance Parade …
  • Miral set to open new sports and leisure attraction this month 17 Nov 2019 09:40 Miral, Abu Dhabi’s creator of destinations, announced that Clymb Abu Dhabi, its new sports and leisure attraction, is close to completion and will be open on November 29.   The $100 million project will feature the world’s tallest indoor climbing wall and …
  • Splashpoint Leisure Centre 'evacuated' after emergency incident on Worthing beach 16 Nov 2019 19:25 Published: 14:11 Saturday 16 November 2019 Splashpoint Leisure Centre closed one of its pools due to an emergency incident on the beach this afternoon (Saturday). Sussex Police cordoned off the beach between New Parade East and The Crab Shack, late this …
  • Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner: Gaming And Leisure Properties, 6% Yield, Outperforming, Upgrades 16 Nov 2019 19:23 "The phrase 'winner winner chicken dinner' originates from 1970s casinos that were trying to attract players to underplayed tables. At the time, the most common casino bet was two dollars. Coincidentally, most casinos also offered a standard …
  • 150 trees planted in Ta' Qali by Eden Leisure employees 16 Nov 2019 15:51 More than 150 trees were planted in Ta’ Qali on Saturday as part of an environmental initiative by hospitality and entertainment firm Eden Leisure Group.  The saplings will be watered and cared for by Ambjent Malta, which has pledged to look after them for …
  • You can hire the entire Guildford Spectrum leisure pool for just £5.67 a person 16 Nov 2019 11:28 Guildford Spectrum’s leisure pool offers wide entertainment to both adults and children alike. However, as parents will know, planning a children’s party can be far from an entertaining or relaxing experience. Searching the web and making multiple calls as …
  • Town says Leisure Centre stats higher than anticipated 15 Nov 2019 23:22 (Last Updated On: Nov 14, 2019) by Colin Smith Morinville officials are thrilled with a large number of people who have visited the Morinville Leisure Centre since it opened. Usage statistics for the MLC were included in the Town Third Quarter Report …
  • NOK 20 million has been paid to boat owners for scrapped leisure boats 15 Nov 2019 21:39 Posted By: Victoria Garza 15. November 2019 20,000 boats have been submitted as waste since the wreckage scheme for old recreational boats was introduced in 2017. The owners have been paid NOK 20 million. In 2017, Parliament introduced a scheme of wreckage …
  • The Croke Park – a perfect choice for business, leisure and family guests 15 Nov 2019 19:03 The Croke Park, a Doyle Collection hotel, epitomises warmth of welcome and friendly service. Following significant investment at the beginning of this year the hotel offers a wonderful new restaurant and bar. The Sideline is a vibrant all-day "live …
  • Police update as teenager arrested after four stabbed outside Oldham Leisure Centre 15 Nov 2019 12:15 A 19-year-old has been arrested after four teenagers were stabbed outside Oldham Leisure Centre. The four victims, aged between 17 to 19, suffered stab wounds after a row broke out between the group of teenagers. All four teenagers were taken to hospital …
  • For Friday leisure page lead: Singer shares enduring sounds of Christmas 15 Nov 2019 12:04 She’s taking over global concert stages one performance at a time and now Showtime Australia artist Belinda Davids is set to  release of her very first holiday album — Belinda Davids — I Love Christmas. Port Elizabeth-born Davids, who returned from touring …
  • Last chance to take part in Balaam Leisure Centre consultation 15 Nov 2019 11:55 PUBLISHED: 10:00 17 November 2019 Sophie Cox The council has proposed four options for the future use of the Balaam Leisure Centre in Plaistow, which has been closed since December. Picture: Ken Mears Archant There's not long left to have your say on …
  • Braywick Leisure Centre taking shape ahead of summer 2020 opening 15 Nov 2019 11:38 With less than a year until it is due to open its doors, the Braywick Leisure Centre is taking shape. The £32.8million Braywick Road project is being funded by the council and will replace the Magnet Leisure Centre in Holmanleaze, which is earmarked for …
  • Four teenagers stabbed outside Oldham leisure centre 15 Nov 2019 02:25 Four teenagers are taken to hospital after mass stabbing outside an Oldham leisure centre left injured youths begging local shopkeepers for help Police were scrambled to Oldham Leisure centre at around 4.30pm yesterday  Two of them stumbled into a local …
  • Australia named Travel + Leisure’s destination of the year 2020 15 Nov 2019 00:47 People view Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock near Yulara, Australia October 25, 2019. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, Nov 15 — Travel + Leisure magazine has named Australia the 2020 Destination of the Year, for its “stunning natural landscapes,” culture and …
  • Annual Celebrate Christmas back at Bradford West Gwillimbury Leisure Centre Dec. 6 14 Nov 2019 23:26 The holidays are near! Looking for somewhere to get into the holiday spirt? The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury is holding its annual Celebrate Christmas event on Friday, Dec. 6 at the Bradford West Gwillimbury (BWG) Leisure Centre.  The event begins at …
  • Oldham stabbing: Four teens seriously injured after being knifed outside leisure centre 14 Nov 2019 20:34 Four teenagers have been wounded after a stabbing outside a leisure centre in Greater Manchester. Police say they were called to the leisure centre in Oldham around 4.30pm this afternoon. Greater Manchester Police said four teenage boys aged between 16 and …
  • Viva Leisure’s swift rise continues in Queensland 14 Nov 2019 20:26 Club Lime, Kambah. Viva Leisure has a clear goal for its members: affordable, accessible and awesome facilities. Photos: Michelle Kroll, Region Media. Australia’s health and fitness industry pace-setter Viva Leisure’s rapid rise in Queensland is continuing …
  • Families frustrated by delays to new disabled facilities at Gosport Leisure Centre 14 Nov 2019 19:16 FAMILIES of disabled children have been frustrated by delays to a promised facility at a nearby leisure centre. Campaigners have been working alongside Places Leisure, which operates the Gosport Leisure Centre in Forest Way, to get a changing places …
  • Four teenagers seriously injured after stabbing outside Oldham Leisure Centre - live updates 14 Nov 2019 19:00 Four teenagers have been injured after reports of a stabbing outside Oldham Leisure Centre. Police say they were called to the sports centre on King Street in Oldham town centre at around 4:30pm this evenig. Four males aged between 16 and 19 were injured …
  • SPONSORED: Snow White at the Magnet Leisure Centre 14 Nov 2019 15:20 MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL, Maidenhead Panto is the greatest of them all… We are delighted to announce that Maidenhead pantomime is back at the Pearce Suite Theatre, Magnet Leisure Centre after last year’s huge success, with the enchanting fairytale SNOW …
  • Parents Say Leisure Reading Secret to Exam Success 13 Nov 2019 21:59 14 November 2019 Parents Say Leisure Reading Secret to Exam Success - New Data Parents say kids who read as a leisure activity do better at school and reading for fun is more important for their child’s education than tests according to new research. The …
  • Honey money goes to Worthing Leisure Centre crèche as thank you for hosting hives 13 Nov 2019 20:17 Money made through honey collected from hives at Worthing Leisure Centre has been ploughed back into the creche there. Worthing Honey Collective, a We Are FoodPioneers project, manages the hives at both Worthing Leisure Centre and Splashpoint Leisure …
  • CPI Hotels Engages SiteMinder to Welcome a New Wave of Leisure Travellers 13 Nov 2019 15:40 This engagement sees CPI Hotels using SiteMinderÂ’s technology to automate their online distribution and integrate smoothly into the Choice Hotels International network, of which CPI Hotels is the exclusive representative in the Czech Republic and Slovakia …
  • 'Ambitious' plans for leisure centres 13 Nov 2019 12:02 Councillor Steve Evans said Wolverhampton city could “become known” for its WV Active leisure centres, which currently have 10,000 members. And the city environment boss said there was “no reason why” the facilities could not be built across Wolverhampton, …
  • Lagos gives conditions to reopen worship centres, leisure home 13 Nov 2019 06:09 Our Reporter The Lagos State government on Tuesday gave conditions for the reopening of worship centres and social points and hospitality premises. They must get letters of guarantees from residents’ associations of their operational communities, …
  • More than half of Leisure and Culture Dundee staff claim they have been bullied 12 Nov 2019 12:09 More than half of Leisure and Culture Dundee employees who took part in a survey claim they have suffered bullying. The results show that 54% of the Leisure and Culture Dundee (LACD) staff polled said they had been bullied at work. The figures also show …
  • West Lothian-based Kids Gone Wild picks up prestigious award at Scottish Outdoor and Leisure Awards 12 Nov 2019 10:08 Livingston-based woodland activity business Kids Gone Wild was named Best Children’s Attraction at the fourth Scottish Outdoor and Leisure Awards (SOLA) in Glasgow on November 1. Kids Gone Wild provides outdoors and woodland based experiences to children …
  • Viva Leisure Announces Acquisition Of Two Healthworks Fitness Centres 12 Nov 2019 07:18
  • Dundee leisure bosses deny netball players ‘told to use hairspray on shoes to stop slipping’ 12 Nov 2019 03:01 Leisure and culture bosses have rejected claims people using the city’s new £32 million sports centre have been told to use hairspray on the soles of their trainers to stop them slipping. Netball players and others using the main gym hall at the Regional …
  • Geologist to share 'violent formation' history of Lake Tahoe with Carson City Leisure Hour Club 12 Nov 2019 02:39 Event Date:  November 20, 2019 (All day) Western Nevada College faculty professor Dr. Winnie Kortemeier will share her expertise of the violent formation of Lake Tahoe with members of the Leisure Hour Club at the Club’s next meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 20. …
  • Worthing College responds to South Downs Leisure ending its FIT4 partnership deal 11 Nov 2019 20:15 Published: 16:58 Monday 11 November 2019 Worthing College has responded to the news that South Downs Leisure is ending its partnership with the site. Splashpoint Leisure Centre, Worthing Leisure Centre and Davison Leisure Centre remain in the FIT4 …
  • ‘Unsustainable’ Worthing gym dropped by South Downs Leisure for FIT4 programme 11 Nov 2019 15:32 South Downs Leisure has decided to pull out of one of the four gyms currently part of its FIT4 programme in Worthing. Splashpoint Leisure Centre, Worthing Leisure Centre and Davison Leisure Centre remain in the programme but Worthing College Fitness Centre …
  • Recorder letters: Regeneration, new leisure centre, Grenfell Tower, charity stamps and more. 10 Nov 2019 13:13 PUBLISHED: 12:00 10 November 2019 Properties damaged during the Blitz as bombing raids cause havoc in London. Picture: PA Archive/PA Images. PA Archive/PA Images Letters, contributions and comments sent in from Recorder readers this week. Remember …
  • Leisure Capital Management Buys Digital Realty Trust Inc, Dycom Industries Inc, SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF, Sells Weyerhaeuser Co, Vanguard Tax-Exempt Bond ETF, W.P. Carey Inc 09 Nov 2019 03:53 Costa Mesa, CA, based Investment company Leisure Capital Management (Current Portfolio) buys Digital Realty Trust Inc, Dycom Industries Inc, SPDR S&P MidCap 400 ETF, Edison International, PIMCO Short Term Municipal Bond Active Exchange-Tr, sells …
  • SHC restrains govt, MSA from stopping citizens from enjoying coastal leisure sports 09 Nov 2019 02:29 SHC restrains govt, MSA from stopping citizens from enjoying coastal leisure sports The Sindh High Court has restrained the provincial government and the Maritime Security Agency (MSA) from stopping citizens from enjoying water sports activities till new …
  • Thursday 11/7 Insider Buying Report: Chesapeake Energy, Gaming & Leisure Properties 07 Nov 2019 18:46 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Bargain hunters are wise to pay careful attention to insider buying, because although there are many various reasons for an insider to sell a stock, presumably the only reason they would use their hard- …