Hotel Management Network-Updates The latest content updates from the hotelmanagement-network.com web site http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/ en-us http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/ Hotel Management Network-Updates http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif New $1.6bn hotel development proposed for 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnew-16bn-hotel-development-proposed-for-2022-fifa-world-cup-in-qatar-4450131 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnew-16bn-hotel-development-proposed-for-2022-fifa-world-cup-in-qatar-4450131 A new $1.6bn hotel and conference/expo centre dubbed, 'Silver Pearl Hotel,' has been proposed for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT JW Marriott to open first Italian property in Venice http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-to-open-first-italian-property-in-venice-4450733 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-to-open-first-italian-property-in-venice-4450733 JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans to open its first Italian property in Venice in 2015. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Meritus Hotels & Resorts to manage new-build resort in Indonesia http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmeritus-hotels-resorts-to-manage-new-build-resort-in-indonesia-4449597 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmeritus-hotels-resorts-to-manage-new-build-resort-in-indonesia-4449597 Singapore-based Meritus Hotels & Resorts has entered a management agreement with Indonesian property developer PT to operate a new-build resort in Seminyak, Bali. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 03:30:00 GMT MAISON&OBJET-Annual Design, Architecture and Home Styling Event http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/events/maisonobjet/ http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/events/maisonobjet/ For the past 18 years MAISON&OBJET has kept up with the pace of fashion houses to present all the latest fashion and home trends. In January and September each year, at the Paris-Nord Villepinte exhibition centre, the trade show brings together marke… Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Turkey witnesses lowest hotel occupancy rate in October http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsturkey-witnesses-lowest-hotel-occupancy-rate-in-october-4449573 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsturkey-witnesses-lowest-hotel-occupancy-rate-in-october-4449573 A new statement released by the Turkish Touristic Hotels and Investors Association (TUROB) has revealed that hotel reservations in Turkey are on the decline due to conflicts in neighbouring countries and domestic issues. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Jyske Banks on dnp Zenith Display for Top Floor Boardroom http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/dnp-denmark/pressjyske-bank-dnp-zenith.html http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/dnp-denmark/pressjyske-bank-dnp-zenith.html When Jyske Bank, the third-largest bank in Denmark, needed a new display system for its headquarters auditorium, integration company AV CENTER solved the problem by recommending and installing a rear-projected 120in Zenith screen from dnp denmark. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:45:00 GMT Marriott to open new Fairfield hotel in El Salvador http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-to-open-new-fairfield-hotel-in-el-salvador-4448331 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-to-open-new-fairfield-hotel-in-el-salvador-4448331 Marriott International has unveiled plans to open a 130-room Fairfield by Marriott in El Salvador in 2016. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Hyatt Hotels to open first Park Hyatt hotel in Auckland, New Zealand http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-hotels-open-first-park-hyatt-hotel-auckland-new-zealand-4448835 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-hotels-open-first-park-hyatt-hotel-auckland-new-zealand-4448835 An affiliate of Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Fu Wah New Zealand to open first Park Hyatt-branded hotel in Auckland in 2017. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT IHG to open third property in Medellin, Colombia http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-to-open-third-property-in-medellin-colombia-4447174 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-to-open-third-property-in-medellin-colombia-4447174 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a new-build Crowne Plaza hotel in Medellin, Colombia. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Pebblebrook to acquire 264-room hotel in Los Angeles for $78.7m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newspebblebrook-to-acquire-264-room-hotel-in-los-angeles-for-787m-4446707 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newspebblebrook-to-acquire-264-room-hotel-in-los-angeles-for-787m-4446707 Pebblebrook Hotel Trust completed the $78.7m purchase of the Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Westwood in Los Angeles, California, US. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT JW Marriott opens second property in Houston, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-opens-second-property-houston-us-4445259 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-opens-second-property-houston-us-4445259 JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts and Pearl Hospitality have officially opened the JW Marriott Houston Downtown in Texas, US. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT DiamondRock Hospitality to buy Fort Lauderdale hotel for $149m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdiamondrock-hospitality-buy-fort-lauderdale-hotel-149m-4445616 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdiamondrock-hospitality-buy-fort-lauderdale-hotel-149m-4445616 DiamondRock Hospitality Company has agreed to acquire the Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale hotel in Florida, US, for $149m. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Marriott International expands AC Hotels portfolio with three new properties http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-international-expands-ac-hotels-portfolio-with-three-new-properties-4444565 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-international-expands-ac-hotels-portfolio-with-three-new-properties-4444565 Marriott International has expanded its AC Hotels portfolio with three new properties in Spain, Turkey and Israel. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT RoomNetTV-Integrators of Apple-Based In-Room Technology and WiFi Solutions for the Hospitality Industry http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/internet-services-and-telephone-systems/roomnettv/ http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/internet-services-and-telephone-systems/roomnettv/ RoomNetTV implements solutions that help hotels stand out from the crowd by offering guests a truly unique home-from-home in-room entertainment experience, promoting enhanced guest satisfaction and loyalty. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Strategic to acquire Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale for $140m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstrategic-to-acquire-four-seasons-resort-scottsdale-for-140m-4443839 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstrategic-to-acquire-four-seasons-resort-scottsdale-for-140m-4443839 Strategic Hotels & Resorts has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of Walton Street Capital to acquire Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale in Arizona, US, for around $140m. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT R Hotels unveils plans for sharia-compliant hotel at Palm Jumeirah http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsr-hotels-unveils-plans-for-sharia-compliant-hotel-at-palm-jumeirah-4442980 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsr-hotels-unveils-plans-for-sharia-compliant-hotel-at-palm-jumeirah-4442980 R Hotels has unveiled plans for a AED500m ($136.2m), sharia-compliant, four-star hotel and spa on the Palm Jumeirah island in Dubai, UAE. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT AGATH-Integrated Bathroom TV Systems for the Hospitality Industry http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/agath/ http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/agath/ AGATH designs, manufactures and distributes innovative and high-quality bathroom and/or mirror TVs that are developed specifically for the hospitality market. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT DiamondRock to sell Los Angeles Airport Marriott hotel for $160m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdiamondrock-to-sell-los-angeles-airport-marriott-hotel-for-160m-4442284 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdiamondrock-to-sell-los-angeles-airport-marriott-hotel-for-160m-4442284 US-based DiamondRock Hospitality has signed a purchase and sale agreement to sell Los Angeles Airport Marriott for around $160m. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Clarksburg authority issues RFP for new hotel and conference centre http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsclarksburg-authority-issues-rfp-for-new-hotel-and-conference-centre-4441515 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsclarksburg-authority-issues-rfp-for-new-hotel-and-conference-centre-4441515 The Clarksburg Urban Renewal Authority (CURA) in the US has issued a request for proposals (RFP) for a new hotel and a conference centre. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT Four Seasons to open five new properties in 2015 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsfour-seasons-to-open-five-new-properties-in-2015-4440960 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsfour-seasons-to-open-five-new-properties-in-2015-4440960 Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts is set to open five new properties in the US, Morocco, South Korea and Bahrain in 2015. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT