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Rotana Hotels signs management agreement for resort in Egypt

Luxor Rotana resort will feature 319 rooms including 48 suites and a presidential suite.

Hotel Lotte to acquire Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago to expand US footprint

The latest purchase comes as Hotel Lotte resumes its US expansion strategy that was hampered by Covid-19.

Marriott’s St. Regis Hotels & Resorts opens 39-storey property in Cairo

Marriott International’s St. Regis Hotels & Resorts has opened its new 39-storey hotel in the Egyptian capital of Cairo.

Hyatt expands Cambodian presence with new hotel in Phnom Penh

Hyatt Hotels has opened a new hotel in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, marking its first property in the city.

Choice enters conversion deal to boost MainStay Suites portfolio

Choice Hotels International has reached franchise agreements with Gulf Coast Hotel Management for the conversion of 15 MainStay Suites hotels in the US.

Avani Hotels & Resorts opens 48-storey hotel in Dubai

Avani Hotels & Resorts, a part of Minor Hotels, has opened Avani Palm View Dubai Hotel & Suites in the UAE.

Hyatt opens first five properties under UrCove brand in China

Hyatt has opened the first five properties under UrCove Hotels brand in China to target the country’s upper-midscale segment.

Australia’s ‘most luxurious’ hotel Crown Towers opens for guests

Crown Sydney has opened its luxury hotel Crown Towers and restaurant line-up including a’Mare, Woodcut, Nobu and Yoshii’s Omakase.

Hyatt Hotels opens new 220-room luxury property in China

Hospitality giant Hyatt Hotels has bolstered its presence in China by opening Andaz Shenzhen Bay in Shenzhen.