UAE-headquartered hospitality company, TIME Hotels, has boosted its executive team with the appointment of Bernard Fantoli as the new general manager at TIME Grand Plaza Hotel in Dubai.
Marriott International has announced the official debut of Delta Hotels by Marriott into Middle East and Africa with Delta Hotels by Marriott Jumeirah Beach, Dubai.
Centara Hotels & Resorts, one of Thailand’s leading hospitality group, signed a hotel management agreement for two new hotels owned by Al Bandary Hotel Management.
The agreement represents the third and fourth Doha properties Centara will manage on behalf of Al Bandary, which also owns Centara West Bay Residences & Suites Doha, an upper upscale property that opened earlier this year and recently earned a five-star official classification from the Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC); and the previously signed Centara Grand Hotel Doha scheduled for opening in 2020.
The B Premiere Hotel, a member of the Centara Boutique Collection, is a new 85-key boutique property located on Al Rawabi Street, within 10 minutes drive from many of the city’s popular attractions, shopping malls and event venues, and 20 minutes by car from Hamad International Airport. The hotel is expected to open by the end of this year.
The 167-key Centara Al Bustan Hotel Doha is currently under construction and is expected to open in the second quarter of 2021.
“We are very excited to be expanding our partnership with Al Bandary with our second and third Doha properties, following the successful launch of Centara West Bay Residences & Suites earlier this year. Doha is a key gateway city to the world and a strategic development destination for Centara, and the management and team at Al Bandary Hotel Management are the perfect partners with whom to realise our growth plans in Qatar,” said Thirayuth Chirathivat, CEO, Centara Hotels & Resorts.
OYO Hotels and Homes, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing chains of leased and franchised hotels, homes and living spaces has announced the appointment of Mandar Vaidya as the CEO for Southeast Asia and the Middle East, effective August 01.
Christophe Landais has been appointed CEO of Dubai-based Action Hotels Company (AHC), an owner, developer and asset manager of branded three- and four-star hotels in prime locations throughout the Middle East and Australia.
Avani Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the signing of two new resort hotels in the Southern Thailand resort town of Krabi, marking the brand’s continued growth within Thailand.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the introduction of Alila Hotels into the World of Hyatt loyalty programme beginning June 25.
For an impressive ninth consecutive year, Protea Hotels by Mariott has been named South Africa’s Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey for 2019.
S Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of two highly-skilled and experienced general managers for its two new resorts at CROSSROADS Maldives, the one of the largest integrated resort by the Indian Ocean.