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Africa’s Hospitality Sector Withstands Economic Headwinds

South Africa’s hospitality sector is poised for further growth in the next five years bolstered by inbound travelers amid a difficult and volatile economic climate. Pietro Calicchio,

CZECH IT OUT: W HOTELS TO DEBUT IN PRAGUE IN 2020

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), today announced it will open W Prague in 2020. Owned by PPH Evropa s.r.o, W Prague

AUSTRALIA’S CREATIVE CAPITAL TO WELCOME W MELBOURNE IN 2020

W Hotels Worldwide, now part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), today announced it expects to open W Melbourne in 2020. Developed in partnership with Daisho Development Melbourne Pty

Le Meridien Ogeyi Place Plays Host To Gold Spring High School Excursion

Le Meridien Ogeyi Place, situated just a short distance from the celebrated sites of the city in the heart of Port Harcourt hosted the students of Gold Spring

Eid al-Adha Celebrations with Sheraton, LeMeridien and Fourpoints in Nigeria

The Global Lifestyle Hotel Brands in Nigeria made up of Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos, Le Meridien Ogeyi Place- Port Harcourt and

Wanda Agrees to Build $9.5 Billion Culture Project in China

Billionaire Wang Jianlin’s Dalian Wanda Group Co. agreed to build a 63 billion yuan ($9.5 billion) culture-and-tourism project in northeastern China, in its latest effort to become an

Kiwis Claim Another World-First With Pizza Delivery by Drone

New Zealand led the world when it gave women the vote and introduced inflation targeting. Now it’s claiming another world-first: pizza delivery by drone. Domino’s Pizza Enterprises Ltd. has

Superfast Airborne Wi-Fi Is Coming to Europe’s Planes

Starting early next year, travelers on some Lufthansa flights in Europe will be able to surf the web using airborne Wi-Fi that promises speeds and coverage that trounce

Join the Mile-High Club—of Exclusive Airline Pajamas

The world’s premium airlines have rushed to make their first and business-class cabins pleasure domes of comfort. Champagne, caviar, celebrity chefs, and seats that recline 180 degrees into

InterContinental First-Half Profit Rises on Gains in U.S.

InterContinental Hotels Group Plc, owner of the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza brands, said first-half earnings rose as a resilient U.S. market made up for slowdowns in other