Some of the largest and most glamorous hotel brands in the world are excited about Indonesia, and they have real cause to be because of the country’s active hotel project pipeline.
In fact, InterContinental Hotel Group, one of the leading hotel companies in the world, recently signed a dual-brand management agreement with PT Graha Agung Indahsentosa, which will involve the anticipated debut of two hotels: Holiday Inn Resort Bintan Lagoi Beach and Hotel Indigo Bintan Lagoi Beach, both of which are in Lagoi Bay, one […]Read more
Denpasar (ANTARA News) – The Association of Indonesian Hotels and Restaurants (PHRI) has predicted that some 70 thousand foreigners would postpone visits to the resort island during the October-November period due to intensified activities of Mount Agung.
“We have collected data on guests who had planned to come for meetings and others. There would be a decrease in the tourist arrival by 20 percent, or some 70 thousand,” Tjokorda Oka Artha Ardana Sukawati, chairman of the associations Bali chapter, stated here.
The […]Read more
Marking its first presence on the Eastern coast of Thailand, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is pleased to announce the newest addition to its collection of renowned global properties with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui. Located on the tropical island paradise of Koh Samui on the Gulf of Thailand, The Ritz-Carlton, Koh Samui seamlessly combines the brand’s legendary service with the traditional spirit of Thai hospitality and colorful Samui island life culture to create a unique melting pot of indelible new […]Read more
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam now records over 18 million unofficial workers who account for 57.2 percent of non-agricultural workforce, according to a report announced at a seminar held in Hanoi on October 4.
As a joint work among the General Statistics Office (GSO) of Vietnam, the International Labour Organisation, the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs’ Institute of Labour Science and Social Affairs, the report polled nearly 20,000 households each month in 63 cities and provinces nationwide from 2007. However, data […]Read more
Dream Hotel Group today signed its first hotel in the Philippines. The 220-key Dream Hotel is located on the white sand beaches of Carabao Island just three miles north of Boracay and eight miles from the international airport. Recently rated third best island destination in the world by Condé Nast Traveler magazine, Borocay plays host to more than three million visitors annually, including local holiday makers and international visitors from Europe and North Asia.
Dream Carabao Island will anchor an integrated gaming and […]Read more
Airbnb – the online booking company offering short term rental of homes, apartments, home stays and hotel rooms is coming to the aid of evacuees from the Mt. Agung volcano offering free accommodation to Bali residents displaced by the current threat of an eruption.
Kompas.com has established a disaster mitigation service through its online application.
Airbnb’s manager for Southeast Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Robin Kwok, announced on Thursday, September 28, 2017: “Today, Airbnb has activated its disaster mitigation facility to help local residents affected […]Read more