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Starwood launches three more Ws
Friday, 9th October 2015
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that it will extend its strong presence in Mexico with the debut of W Punta de Mita, located in Mexico’s Riviera Nayarit and that it will launch the iconic W Hotel...
German hotel market expandsion remain leader in Europe
Friday, 9th October 2015
Globally hotel markets are facing huge changes, Europe and in particular Germany can be measured in terms of renewals and smart future hotels...
UNWTO partners with UnionPay International
Friday, 9th October 2015
The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and UnionPay International have signed a partnership agreement to collaborate on consumer behavior research, enhancing the cooperation between the tourism and financial sectors, improving the competiti...
70% of Millennials expect financial outlook to improve in the next six months
Friday, 9th October 2015
Millennials: creative, ambitious, financial optimists? Millennials have also achieved an average of 49% of their 2015 savings goals, 40% more than they had at this time last year...
Marriott plans to open 60 new hotels in the Caribbean and Latin America by 2018
Friday, 9th October 2015
Tim Sheldon, President of Caribbean and Latin America operations at Marriott International, announced an expected 75 percent increase in Marriott's Caribbean and Latin American distribution between 2015 and 201...
Flexible business plans to keep pace with evolving consumer demands are key in growth markets
Friday, 9th October 2015
Ambitious companies seeking success in growth markets must establish flexible business plans that can navigate the institutional voids which characterise these complex markets, and still keep pace with the evolving consumer base, says a new report from PwC...
 Recent Articles  (Click headline to read article)
How can Hotels Achieve the Right Kind of Growth in a Digital Age?
Digital and mobile platforms are changing everything:  In 2012, for the first time, over 1 billion international business and leisure travellers were recorded, changes in global demographics and rapid technological change mean these co...
Jobseekers: It's not Okay to Connect with your Interviewer on LinkedIn
You want to stand out and make a good impression in your next job interview, but recruiting experts Hays in Singapore warns that sending a LinkedIn connection or Facebook friend request to your interviewer is not the way to do it...
Why Visual Content Drives Social Media Engagement
In a world where the average US consumer attention span is 8 seconds, one second less than that of goldfish (!), it’s no wonder travel brands tend more and more to focus on visual content to drive their message across their various digital outposts...
Should You Use Technology to Manage Your Prices?
For any property owner, managing prices is a tricky business, you need a lot of data to help you do it, but at the end of the day, the final decision is up to you...
Six Types of Loyal Customers
Recently I was working with a client and we were discussing different types of customers – specifically loyal customers – that any business might encounter and I thought it would be interesting to share the list that we came up with...
Online Travel, Like Rugby, Is a Game of Inches, Says Agoda's Hughes
When I caught up with Tim Hughes, vice president marketing of Agoda in Bangkok, the unexpected had just happened in the Rugby World Cup currently taking place in the UK...
 Top Feature Articles (Click title to read)
Two Truly Local Mekong Experiences
Friday, 9th October 2015
Stay in an Isan Village, Thailand: It’s far too easy to visit Thailand and come away feeling that you never really got to see what life for Thais is like outside of the tourist centres...

Ashley Madison - That Electronic Communications Policy Was a Good Idea After All
Friday, 9th October 2015
When does an employee’s extramarital activity become his or her employer’s concern?  Before the Ashley Madison breach, the answer might as well have been '[almost] never...

With Stolen Cards, Fraudsters Shop to Drop
Friday, 9th October 2015
A time-honored method of extracting cash from stolen credit cards involves 'reshipping' scams, which manage the purchase, reshipment and resale of carded consumer goods from America to Eastern Europe — primarily Russia...

When It Come To Hospitality, 'Little Things Mean A Lot'
Thursday, 8th October 2015
Of all of the slogans used by hotel companies over the years, for me the most pithy has to be the one that Sheraton used in its pre-Starwood days: 'At Sheraton, little things mean a lot...

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