Tanzania’s government, through the Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) has established a special unit, the National Convention Bureau, which will be responsible for the organisation and promotion of conference tourism to the country.
Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA) revealed the emirate will be hosting the UK’s Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO) annual conference which is set to take place from November 22 – 25.
Hilton announced Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island Resort, a 641-key property that will be part of the AED12 billion (USD3.27 billion) development plan unveiled by Miral for the southern end of Yas Island, in a bid to further position it as a sought-after destination by 2022.
Claimed to be the first factory converted hotel in Kowloon Bay, Camlux Hotel has recently celebrated its grand opening.
Camlux Hotel, Kowloon Bay's first hotel, has celebrated its soft-opening in a converted factory near Kai Tak Cruise Terminal and Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre with the launch of Café 15.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group now has 10 operating hotels in South Africa, following the opening of the 214-key Radisson Blu Hotel & Residence in Cape Town.
Marriott International has announced that it will unveil its financial results for the fourth quarter (Q4) 2016 on February 15 via a conference call.
The first World Conference on Smart Destinations took place in Murcia, between February 15 – 17.
Deutsche Hospitality has signed an agreement for its first hotel in Thailand, the five-star Steigenberger Hotel Riverside, set to open in Bangkok in 2019.
The former Best Western Premier Hotel Nagasaki recently re-launched as the BW Premier Collection Hotel Nagasaki, marking the brand's first location in Japan and the first operational property in Asia to fly the BW Premier Collection flag.