• Luxury hotel group Campbell Gray books new PR consultancy 23 Sep 2019 13:42 Campbell Gray Hotels’ portfolio includes the newly-opened Alex on lake Zurich, Le Gray in Beirut, The Machrie Hotel & Golf Links in Scotland and The Merchant House in Bahrain. The group is known for its luxury hospitality and design and has plans for …
  • Hong Kong hotels look for ways to boost business 23 Sep 2019 13:33 Hong Kong's hotels are cutting prices, selling "staycation" offers and asking staff to take unpaid leave, but their efforts are unlikely to turn the tide ahead of predictions for a bleak Golden Week holiday and the rest of the year, experts …
  • Congressman, Veterans Affairs butt heads over office space 23 Sep 2019 13:23 To listen to the Federal Newscast on your phone or mobile device, subscribe on PodcastOne or Apple Podcasts. The best listening experience on desktop can be found using Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Rep. Brian Mast (R-Fla.) and the Department of Veterans …
  • We will open a hotel per month and are on track to open 12 hotels by March 31 23 Sep 2019 11:51 Sometimes by cutting taxes, you create a catalyst for growth and your tax collection might end up being much higher than while levying higher taxes on businesses, says Puneet Chhatwal, MD & CEO, Indian Hotels. Excerpts from an interview with ETNOW. How …
  • SL Prez orders fresh probe into Easter Sunday bombings 23 Sep 2019 11:05 Colombo, Sep 23 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered a fresh investigation into the April 21 Easter Sunday suicide blasts by appointing a special five-member commission to carry out the probe, local media said on Monday. The special …
  • Best Western Hotels & Resorts welcomes Best Western Premier hotel in North Hollywood 23 Sep 2019 10:21 Hotels Vicky Karantzavelou / 23 Sep 2019 10:25 217 The property features 70 spacious, upscale guest rooms with detailed finishes and equipped with a large flat-screen television, microwave and mini fridge.   NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – Best Western …
  • Istanbul memorial site remembers Armenian-Turkish editor Hrant Dink 23 Sep 2019 09:51 September 23, 2019 - 12:02 AMT PanARMENIAN.Net - A black memorial stone set in the pavement just outside of the old offices of the Armenian-Turkish weekly newspaper Agos in Istanbul reminds passers-by that, on January 19, 2007, well-known Armenian-Turkish …
  • Luxury Irish skincare brand launched in award-winning hotel and spa 23 Sep 2019 09:41 And with good reason as one of Ireland's best hotels, Aghadoe Heights Hotel is changing the game, with 10 magnificent treatment rooms, an extensive thermal suite, and a tranquil relaxation area. Now they're taking one luxurious step further and …
  • AHIF: Marriott to add 40 Africa hotels by 2023 23 Sep 2019 08:35 From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum in Addis, Marriott International has reinforced its commitment to Africa by announcing it expects to add 40 properties and over 8,000 rooms across the continent by the end of 2023. The company also announced signed …
  • Luxury hotel books sustainable future 23 Sep 2019 07:58 The Pudong Shangri-La, East Shanghai, an iconic riverfront hotel in Lujiazui is adding a “green†stamp to its well-founded luxury profile. A three-tier ecologically sustainable events (ESE) package was officially launched in August aiming to raise the …
  • Hotel Georgia employees join downtown hospitality workers strike 23 Sep 2019 06:34 Striking hospitality workers at downtown Vancouver hotels gained more than 200 allies Sunday, as employees of Hotel Georgia walked off the job. According to Unite Here Local 40, the union representing workers at five luxury hotels in downtown Vancouver, …
  • What is the point of the UN general assembly? 23 Sep 2019 05:42 What is the general assembly? The UN general assembly is the world’s parliament, where all the UN’s 193 member states are represented. Each sovereign state gets one vote so it is not exactly representative of the world’s population but then again, its …
  • Is it time to boycott Bali over the sex ban? 23 Sep 2019 04:09 OPINION: Indonesia's President Joko Widodo is a man under intense pressure at the moment. The world is watching as he, and the country's lawmakers, decide whether to ban sex outside marriage. Why is that such a big deal? Because plenty of unmarried …
  • Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter suicide bombings 23 Sep 2019 01:45 Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter suicide bombings COLOMBO: A fresh inquiry into the Easter suicide bombings that hit Sri Lanka killing at least 258 people was ordered by president Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday, after concerns from the Catholic Church …
  • Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter bombings 22 Sep 2019 23:30 A fresh inquiry into the Easter suicide bombings that hit Sri Lanka killing at least 258 people was ordered by president Maithripala Sirisena yesterday, after concerns from the Catholic Church that current probes are not independent. The government has …
  • Following protests, Egypt warns media it's monitoring press coverage 22 Sep 2019 23:12 Egypt's media authority warned journalists Sunday that it was monitoring coverage to ensure they abide by "professional codes" amid a rare burst of protests against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi. The warning came hours after the latest small …
  • The curator you never knew you needed 22 Sep 2019 18:36 If Instagram is the first port of call for a snapshot of perfection, it is no wonder that a trend for images of immaculately ordered pantries, playrooms and dressing rooms of celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Mandy Moore is now upon us. The urge to …
  • Egypt warns media to take care in coverage amid protests 22 Sep 2019 17:33 CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s media authority warned journalists Sunday that it was monitoring coverage to ensure they abide by “professional codes” amid a rare burst of protests against President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. The warning came hours after the latest small …
  • Police officers spent R5.3m on fake EFF and Fees Must Fall investigations – report 22 Sep 2019 13:52 A report in the Sunday Independent accuses top police officers of looting crime intelligence funds to the tune of R5.3 million. The publication says an internal report shows that these officials embarked on supposed investigations into the Economic Freedom …
  • Sri Lanka orders fresh probe into Easter suicide bombings 22 Sep 2019 11:23 Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said that the commission has wide judicial powers. — Reuters pic COLOMBO, Sept 22 — A fresh inquiry into the Easter suicide bombings that hit Sri Lanka killing at least 258 people was ordered by president …
  • Zanzibar's one and only music academy on the brink of closure 22 Sep 2019 10:03 Students from the Dhow Countries Music Academy (DCMA) rehearse the qanun, flute, drum and piano at the Old Customs House, Stone Town, Zanzibar, 2019. Photo courtesy of the DCMA. Thousands of visitors to the historic city of Stone Town, Zanzibar, have …
  • The poor are punished: Dorian lays bare inequality in Bahamas 22 Sep 2019 05:51 (MENAFN - Gulf Times) Holidaymakers queuing at immigration at the Bahamas' Nassau airport are still serenaded by three pink-shirted men playing jovial music. They are still sunbathing on the beaches and still swimming in the sea. It is as if nothing …
  • New probe into Sri Lanka Easter attacks 22 Sep 2019 04:53 Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed a commission to carry out a fresh probe into the Easter Sunday suicide attacks, in which 268 people were killed. Islamist extremist groups are thought to have been behind the suicide bombings on April …
  • Zanzibar-based music academy faces risk of closure over lack of funding 21 Sep 2019 17:29 By Salome Gregory @TheCitizenTZ [email protected] Town.A Zanzibar-basedmusic academy which has groomed prominent musicians and artistes in the Isles and mainland faces a risk of closure over lack of funds. The academy; Dhow Countries Music Academy …
  • Egyptians demand 'Sisi get out' in rare anti-government protests 21 Sep 2019 14:43 Protesters, many of them young people, rallied in the capital Cairo, as well as several smaller Egyptian cities, chanting, "Sisi get out."But Egyptians were spurred to the streets after calls on social media from Mohamed Ali, a former building …
  • The Best Sonoma Hotels and Resorts 21 Sep 2019 14:34 This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products and experiences we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, …
  • Luxury ‘Glamtainer’ that has all the comforts of a hotel stay 21 Sep 2019 08:15 Move over glamping, the latest glamorous trend in holidaying is the “Glamtainer” — and it’s much more comfortable than any type of camping. This is a 7m “luxury cabin” complete with an indoor fireplace, double-glazed windows, a queen size bed, a kitchen …
  • Emoluments and the Trump kleptocracy 21 Sep 2019 05:31 “Emoluments.” That word is not familiar but is increasingly in the news these days. In the Constitutional sense, it means gains, advantages, or profiteering that promotes the earnings of a government official. In other words, profiteering at the expense of …
  • Impact Of Independents 20 Sep 2019 19:48 A handful of executives at the recently concluded BITAC® Independent event dissected the increasingly popular hotel segment with a heavy focus on the lifestyle concept, soft brands and food & beverage strategies. The event and the panel, entitled “ …
  • Industry lauds GST Council's move to slash tax rates for hotels 20 Sep 2019 17:17 NEW DELHI: The hospitality industry has welcomed the GST council's move to slash tax rates for hotels. The GST Council on Friday approved the proposal to reduce tax rates on hotels, which had been a long standing demand of the industry. The move to …
  • College headteacher under fire after she spent £150,000 on expenses including nights in luxury hotel 20 Sep 2019 14:01 The principal of a 'poverty-hit' college spent £150,000 on her company credit card as she splashed out on luxury hotels, boozy lunches and designer headphones. Stella Mbubaegbu ate lobster at a Michelin-starred restaurant, stayed in lavish …
  • Luxury linens made close to home 20 Sep 2019 13:43 2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $25m – $75M 3. John Matouk & Co. CEO (or equivalent): George Matouk Jr. 2018 Revenue: $37,942,000 2016 Revenue: $29,325,000 Revenue growth: 29.4% JOHN MATOUK & CO. achieved success by keeping much of its …
  • Ovation Travel Group Advisors Poised to Represent at 2019 International Luxury Travel Market North America in Mexico 20 Sep 2019 10:21 Each advisor individually invited to attend ILTM North America confab to gain and strengthen Ovation’s industry luxury connections to further bolster offerings to clientele. NEW YORK (PRWEB) September 20, 2019 Ovation Travel Group, one of the largest …
  • Seven of Africa’s best places to spend the night 20 Sep 2019 10:00 From glamping under the stars to houseboats and private islands, Africa boasts some of the most unbelievable travel experiences and accommodation. Here are seven out-of-this-world getaways that are within reach: Sleep under the stars For starry skies, the …
  • PSC members meet President for evidence hearing 20 Sep 2019 08:49 The members of the special Parliamentary Select Committee probing the Easter Sunday terror attacks have arrived at the Presidential Secretariat a short while ago. The Committee members are set to record the President’s statement regarding the series of …
  • President s testimony before PSC ends; final report by end of October 20 Sep 2019 08:48 The Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) appointed to inquire into the Easter Sunday terror attacks have concluded the hearing of evidence from President Maithripala Sirisena. Committee member MP Nalinda Jayatissa says that the final report of the PSC will …
  • Emulating China: India seeks to adopt facial recognition system for police 20 Sep 2019 02:44 India is planning to set up one of the world’s largest facial recognition systems, potentially a lucrative opportunity for surveillance companies and a nightmare for privacy advocates who fear it will lead to a Chinese-style Orwellian state. Prime Minister …
  • The Top New York Wine Country Hotels To Book This Fall 19 Sep 2019 21:27 This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may …
  • Picket lines go up at three downtown Vancouver hotels—Hyatt Regency, Pinnacle Vancouver, and Westin Bayshore 19 Sep 2019 20:35 After 14 months without a contract, Unite Here Local 40 members have launched an open-ended strike at three luxury hotels. Picket lines are up at the Hyatt Regency, Pinnacle Vancouver, and Westin Bayshore. Outside these establishments can be heard the …
  • HVS Report - The Growth of Micro Hotels in North America - By Sirinthorn Ramchandani 19 Sep 2019 18:43 This article provides insight into the unique design of micro hotels, where demand is growing, and why these properties are a favourable investment to meet the growing demand of millennial travellers. The pod hotel concept that originated in Japan in the …
  • The Biltmore Mayfair Hotel Opens Opens on Grosvenor Square 19 Sep 2019 16:31 Europe’s first LXR Hotels & Resorts property opens on Grosvenor Square, showcasing food & beverage by Michelin-star restaurateur Jason Atherton The Biltmore Mayfair Opens Opens on Grosvenor Square The Biltmore Mayfair opens its doors today as …
  • Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Welcomes Stunning Best Western Premier® Hotel In North Hollywood 19 Sep 2019 14:53 NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA–Best Western® Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of its newest upscale property, the brand new Best Western Premier® NOHO Inn. The newly constructed hotel opened its doors to guests as a Best Western Premier property showcasing …
  • 5 Gorgeous Hotel Cookbooks For Foodie Travelers 19 Sep 2019 13:10 These legendary international hotels are known for their high style and high level of service but it's their mastery of gastronomy that keeps their guests–from both near and far– returning time and time again. Here, we’re rounding up the most …
  • Emirates currently has ridiculously cheap flights to Mauritius 19 Sep 2019 12:42 Mauritius is one of those bucket list-worthy, dream holiday destinations with its white sand beaches, crystalline waters and spectacular landscapes. Unfortunately the hefty price tag that usually comes with a trip can quickly bring you back to reality - …
  • U.N. Special Rapporteur Warns About Ethno-Religious Tensions In Sri Lanka 19 Sep 2019 07:33 Five months after the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka, the U.N. Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief, Ahmed Shaheed, visited Sri Lanka to assess the state of religious freedom in the country. During his visit …
  • People who live near blighted hotels in Overland Park want something done 19 Sep 2019 04:15 Time is running out to tear down and two, boarded-up Overland Park hotels at Shawnee-Mission Parkway and Metcalf Avenue.The deadline to demolish the buildings is in 12 days, and the developer said he can't make that.Overland Park's Finance …
  • 9 of the world’s weirdest hotels 19 Sep 2019 02:57 Spend the night in a giant guitar or get a little wild with it in a massive birds nest. Both weird and wonderful, these designs go way beyond the average hotel. HOTEL MARQUES DE RISCAL, ALAVA, SPAIN Wine-lover and architectural fan? The Hotel Marques de …
  • Marseille’s InterContinental Hotel Is THE Place To Make Memories 19 Sep 2019 02:19 Let me tell you about a little miracle that happened to me at the InterContinental  hotel in Marseille last month. I was sitting in their outdoor restaurant, having lunch, when I looked up, very unexpectedly, and who did I see? My husband Bill. Now, let me …
  • Sunset Park Residents Clash With Menchaca On Industry City Rezoning 19 Sep 2019 02:14 Sunset Park activists and neighborhood residents rallied on Monday to urge their local councilmember to reject a proposed rezoning of the Industry City waterfront complex, warning of rapid gentrification and widescale displacement if powerful real estate …
  • Forts built in to protect Britain from French invasion plunge in value after failing to sell 18 Sep 2019 21:21 Three Victorian forts built to protect Britain from a French invasion have plunged in value by £2.25million after failing to sell. The forts, in the Solent off Portsmouth, are now used as luxury hotels and a museum. They were acquired 11 years ago by …
  • Meet The Influencer Paid $50K to Sleep in The World's Most Luxurious Hotels 18 Sep 2019 19:48 An influencer has revealed he's earned a staggering £44,000 in just 18 months after being paid to nap his way around the world in luxurious hotels.    Alex Shannon, 35, who was born in London but is now based in Los Angeles, launched his Instagram …
  • Sri Lanka to hold presidential vote on Nov. 16 18 Sep 2019 17:37 COLOMBO — Sri Lanka will hold a presidential election on Nov. 16, the head of the island nation’s election body told Reuters on Wednesday, as its $87 billion economy struggles to recover from a political crisis and the aftermath of deadly Islamist bombings …
  • A 17th Century Castle Is Reborn In Puglia 18 Sep 2019 15:07 Castello di Ugento is a castle-turned-luxury hotel in Salento, Puglia. Courtesy of the Castello di UgentoAlthough the Italian territory has a long and illustrious history, Italy’s identity as a country has a much shorter history. That’s because prior to …
  • Drive The UK’s First Official Leaf Peeping Trail 18 Sep 2019 15:07 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Leaf peeping and road tripping are a popular combination in the United States, but until now this phenomenon had only really begun to make its way across the water to Britain. Wye Valley and Forest of …
  • In Italy, Five-Star Shopping 18 Sep 2019 12:16 MILAN — For decades the stylish hordes were known to arrive for fashion week, drop their bags at the Principe di Savoia, Four Seasons and Grand hotels, and — before attending any shows — rush to shop in the Golden Triangle between Monte Napoleone and Spiga …
  • Meliá Hotels International opens new luxury facility in Varadero 18 Sep 2019 07:11 Matanzas, September 17 (RHC)-- The Spanish chain Meliá Hotels International has just inaugurated a new luxury tourist facility in Cuba --the Meliá Varadero Internacional Hotel. The ceremony took place Sunday in the presence of Cuban president Miguel Diaz- …
  • Boston-based AssetBlock Introduces Tokenized Real Estate Trading on Algorand Blockchain 18 Sep 2019 06:00 September 17, 2019 @ 8:09 pm By Omar Faridi Boston-based real estate firm AssetBlock has introduced a new platform for trading commercial properties that are associated with tokens issued on the Algorand blockchain. The platform’s developers revealed on …
  • Deals Buzz: WeWork IPO postponed, $2.75-bn India unit deal faces delays 18 Sep 2019 05:31 Mumbai: Mint brings you your dose of the top deals news, reported from newsrooms across the country WeWork IPO postponed, $2.75-billion India unit deal faces delays We Co.’s decision to postpone its much-awaited initial public offering (IPO) will also …
  • Oyo  to  raise  $200  mn for luxury push in US 17 Sep 2019 19:48 Bengaluru: Oyo Hotels and Homes, the operator of India’s largest network of hotels, is in talks with financial institutions to borrow $200 million to buy premium and luxury hotels in the US, two people familiar with the matter said. The company, which …
  • Boy killed on San Francisco Bay boating trip, wealthy Mexican developer arrested - USA TODAY 17 Sep 2019 12:42 Tiburon police chief Mike Cronin answers a reporter's question as Fire Chief Richard Pearce stands to the side during a news conference about a man on manslaughter charges at the police station in Tiburon, Calif., Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. (Photo: Alan …
  • Leonardo Hotels launches Rena spa brand in UK 17 Sep 2019 09:51 Leonardo Hotels has launched a new spa brand, Rena. It will be rolled out in select Leonardo Royal properties across its UK portfolio from this month.  Rena Spa will officially launch in Leonardo Royal London City, Leonardo Royal London Tower Bridge, …
  • Xenia Hotels & Resorts announces dividend of USD0.275 per share for Q3 2019 17 Sep 2019 09:01 Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:XHR) revealed on Monday that its board of directors approved a common stock cash dividend of USD0.275 per share for the third quarter of 2019. The dividend will be paid to all shareholders of record date as of 15 …
  • AssetBlock Launches Investment Platform on Algorand with Initial $60 Million in Real Estate Assets 17 Sep 2019 08:56 BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 17, 2019-- Today AssetBlock launches its commercial real estate investment platform on Algorand, a blockchain designed for the next generation of economic exchange. Through a joint venture with Lodging Capital Partners (LCP), a …
  • Influencer reveals he's been paid £44k to SLEEP in some of the world's most luxurious hotels 17 Sep 2019 08:16 An influencer has revealed he's earned a staggering £44,000 in just 18 months after being paid to nap his way around the world in luxurious hotels.    Alex Shannon, 35, who was born in London but is now based in Los Angeles, launched his Instagram …
  • GST Council meet: Relief for cars, hotels likely; sin goods may be at receiving end 17 Sep 2019 07:11 NEW DELHI: A host of consumer-facing sectors are in focus in the runup to Friday’s GST Council meeting, where the indirect tax panel may announce some reduction in levies on cars, biscuits and some other consumer goods to spur demand ahead of the festive …
  • Luxury flights and UCD 17 Sep 2019 00:30 Sir, – Your news article on the amount publicly funded universities spent on business class flights over the last year was shocking (“Publicly funded universities spent about ¤1.5 million on luxury flights”, News, September 16th). As Ireland’s global …
  • Jumeirah Group Announces New Appointments Across Dubai, Europe and the Maldives 16 Sep 2019 21:13 Jumeirah Group announced a number of new senior leadership appointments across its global portfolio. Jumeirah Group announced a number of new senior leadership appointments across its global portfolio. Mahmoud Sakr was recently welcomed as the new Managing …
  • TfL sells 'family silver' 55 Broadway HQ to hotels entrepreneur for £120m 16 Sep 2019 18:09 Transport for London has agreed a £120 million sale of its 55 Broadway HQ, dubbed the “family silver”, to a hotels entrepreneur. The capital’s transport authority today said it has sold the long lease of its home overlooking St James’s Park to property …
  • Tight On Vacation Days? Cut Down On Driving Time With A Luxury African “SkySafari” 16 Sep 2019 15:11 Guests travel between game lodges in a private nine-person plane, saving hours that can be spent on additional safaris Credit: SkySafariIf you’re tight on vacation time but not vacation budget, consider booking a safari by sky for your next getaway. …
  • Experience The Best Of Sicily With Belmond’s Two Taormina Hotels 16 Sep 2019 15:11 Taormina is one of Italy's most iconic hilltop towns and beach resorts. Tyson SadloTaormina, the picturesque hilltop town on Sicily’s eastern coast, has drawn visitors to Sicily for millennia thanks to its unique position suspended between land and sea …
  • In Lyon, Institut Paul Bocuse And Five-Star Le Royal Offer Unique Luxury Retreat 16 Sep 2019 12:45 Le Royal, my favorite hotel in Lyon may not be a palace but it’s far from a motel. Since 1895, it stands, like someone’s ideal imaginary home—a Haussmannian mansion with Belle-Epoque details, on Place Bellecour, one of the largest pedestrian squares in …
  • Jumeirah Group makes senior appointments in Europe 16 Sep 2019 12:17 Fergus Stewart will take up the role with immediate effect Jumeirah Group has appointed Jonas Malheiro to the role of vice president of sales and marketing, Europe and Americas. At the same time Fergus Stewart has been appointed regional vice president, …
  • 8 rewards card pitches that travelers should ignore 16 Sep 2019 11:47 If you're like me, your inbox (and perhaps your mailbox) is overflowing with credit card offers. Maybe you already have a travel rewards credit card or one affiliated with a specific airline or hotel chain. Then, it's even more likely you are …
  • The emoluments clause is meaningless 16 Sep 2019 11:35 Sign Up for Our free email newsletters Who says that civics education is dead? From what I can see, so far from being ignorant of the basic workings of government, we have become an entire nation of Harvard Law professors. Remember two years ago when every …
  • How El Cortez Took Its Jackie Gaughan Suite to a New Level of Luxury 16 Sep 2019 09:36 El Cortez stuns with a restored 15th-floor penthouse suite. At a time in which hotels are increasingly reliant on chat bots, touch screens and voice-activated technologies, Las Vegas’ iconic El Cortez is leaning on its classic appeal to lure guests, …
  • A Luxury Island Retreat With A View of Manhattan 15 Sep 2019 18:42 Collective Retreats new Outlook Shelters on Governor's Island in New York Habor Collective Retreats A company called Collective Retreats, which set up a luxury tent camp on Governors Island in New York harbor last year, has unveiled a new accommodation …
  • Today in history: September 15 15 Sep 2019 16:19 Today is Sunday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2019. There are 107 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed when a bomb went off during Sunday services at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham …
  • Bahamas tourist industry hopes for quick comeback from 'Category Hell' storm 15 Sep 2019 12:08 NASSAU — As rescuers search for bodies amid mountains of debris and the stench of death on the Bahamas island of Abaco, life on most of the archipelago’s 700 isles is little changed. Cruise ships have pulled in and out of the capital and tourist hub Nassau …
  • Insider advice: How to make the most out of your hotel stay (and avoid the turkeys) 15 Sep 2019 07:57 Most of us enjoy a hotel stay but how do you make sure you get the most out of your trip? Julia Thornton, director of Glasgow-based hospitality promotions company Hotel PR, represents hotels, serviced apartments and restaurants from Inverness to the …
  • Sisi dismisses charges he was involved in corruption 15 Sep 2019 04:54 Egyptian President Abdel Fattah a-Sisi rejected remarks of an exiled Egyptian businessman who accused him of corruption calling them "lies and slander". This following a video released on social networks last week in which a businessman by the …
  • Today in History: Sept. 15 15 Sep 2019 04:50 Here's a look at things that have happened on this date. Today is Sunday, Sept. 15, the 258th day of 2019. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed when a bomb went off during Sunday services at the 16th Street …
  • Sri Lanka earns over Rs. 10 billion income from Bohra conference in Colombo 14 Sep 2019 20:54 * Sri Lanka earns over Rs. 10 billion income from Bohra conference in Colombo Sat, Sep 14, 2019, 09:09 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Sept 14, Colombo: Sri Lanka has earned over Rs.10 billion (US$ 55 million) from tourists who participated …
  • Files related to CRZ violations by builders, industrialists go missing in Kerala 14 Sep 2019 09:16 Files related to major Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) violations by prominent builders, industrialist and hotel majors have gone missing, and this has come in the way of taking prompt legal action against the violators.  The Kerala Coastal Zone Management …
  • 'The poor are punished': Dorian lays bare inequality in the Bahamas 14 Sep 2019 06:55 Holidaymakers queuing at immigration at the Bahamas’ Nassau airport are still serenaded by three pink-shirted men playing jovial music. They are still sunbathing on the beaches and still swimming in the sea. It is as if nothing has changed in paradise. Yet …
  • Trump praises one of his hotels on Twitter, says it's 'best in the world' 14 Sep 2019 06:31 The Trump International Hotel and Tower in Manhattan was given top billing in a readers' survey by 'Luxury Lifestyle Magazine'. Washington: President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite …
  • Trump sings praises of one of his hotels on Twitter 14 Sep 2019 03:33 Trump sings praises of one of his hotels on Twitter WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by using his hotel chain for government …
  • Bishop Bransfield's life of luxury 13 Sep 2019 22:29 Wheeling, W.V., Sep 13, 2019 / 02:00 pm (CNA).- New details have emerged about the lavish lifestyle enjoyed by disgraced Bishop Michael Bransfield. Bransfield spent nearly one million dollars on private jets and over $660,000 on airfare and hotels …
  • Appeals Court Revives Anti-Corruption Lawsuit Against Trump’s Businesses 13 Sep 2019 20:36 The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said a plaintiffs coalition can proceed with a lawsuit against President Donald Trump that claim his failure to divest of business ownerships violates the Constitution.  The plaintiffs are a group of hoteliers and …
  • Dorian’s wrath: Satellite imagery shows northwestern Bahamas in the dark after disastrous storm 13 Sep 2019 18:22 It’s been more than a week since Hurricane Dorian ravaged the Bahamas, razing large portions of the islands. For the first time, we’re getting satellite imagery that shows just how much of Grand Bahama island is in the dark. The before-and-after photos …
  • The 12 best luxury hotel brands in the world that every traveler should experience 13 Sep 2019 17:13 Four Seasons While luxury travel destinations that look flawless on your Instagram feed can be underwhelming (or downright disappointing), some companies do successfully give wealthy travelers the high-end experience they're hoping for when they book a …
  • Karnataka govt plans to build a luxury resort in panic-stricken Kashmir Valley? 13 Sep 2019 16:40 Gulmarg, a popular tourist destination in KashmirFacebook/ Kashmir Photograhphy Club The Karnataka government has recently expressed interest in purchasing land in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in order to build a luxury hotel in the Kashmir Valley. …
  • "Best In World": Trump Praises One Of His Hotels On Twitter 13 Sep 2019 16:22 Washington: President Donald Trump used his official Twitter feed to tout an accolade for one of his hotels, despite claims that he has violated ethics laws by using his hotel chain for government business. "Proud to announce that @TrumpNewYork has …
  • Cobblestone Hotels, LLC Breaks Ground In Two Rivers, WI 13 Sep 2019 15:20 NEENAH, WI—Cobblestone Hotels has broken ground on the 26th location in its headquartered state, Wisconsin. Thursday was a chilly but exhilarating day in the beautiful lakeside community of Two Rivers, WI as representatives from Cobblestone Hotels, …
  • Montage To Bring First Ultra Luxury Resort And Residences To Big Sky Montana 13 Sep 2019 15:03 Centrally located within Big Sky’s 3,530-acre Spanish Peaks enclave, Montage Big Sky will feature a mountain modern design with aesthetics inspired by the natural setting and a timeless palette of materials including regional woods and stones. Courtesy of …
  • Perthshire hotels set to shine at awards so 13 Sep 2019 12:16 Scores of Perthshire hotels have been shortlisted for a prestigious award. A grand total of 24 hotels in Perth and Kinross have been named as finalists for the Hotel Awards Scotland 2019. The awards, which will be held in Glasgow on Tuesday, October 1, aim …
  • W HOTELS WORLDWIDE AND MIXCLOUD PRESENT FUTURE RISING ASIA VOLUME 2: RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW! 13 Sep 2019 11:24 Bangkok--13 Sep--W HOTELS Championing Emerging Creative Talent, the Second Edition of "Future Rising" in Asia Pacific Features Exclusive Audiovisual Collaborations that Celebrate the Individual Spirit   of Five Iconic Cities. September 2019 W …
  • The Best Pet-Friendly Hotels In Chicago 12 Sep 2019 18:17 This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products and experiences we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, …
  • Best Hotels With Pets In Residence You Need To Meet 12 Sep 2019 11:00 Skabenga DOOKPHOTO.COM Oyster Box HotelSure pet-friendly hotels are nice, but what about those properties that go that extra mile to ensure guests enjoy all manner of creature comforts by having a friendly dog, cat or even a pony in residence. At these …
  • Preferred Hotels & Resorts to welcome the Londoner in 2020 12 Sep 2019 08:57 Preferred Hotels & Resorts has welcomed the Londoner to its Legend Collection. Located in the heart of London’s West End in the world-famous Leicester Square, the hotel is set to open next spring. Home to 350 guestrooms and 35 suites, each with unique …
  • Beau-Rivage Genève: Luxury at its Finest in the Heart of Geneva 12 Sep 2019 03:04     Beau-Rivage Genève is a rare luxury travel experience that boasts beautiful views of Lake Geneva and the famous Jet d’Eau. Founded by Jean-Jacques Mayer in 1865 and still family-owned in its fifth generation of stewardship, the hotel is renowned for …