Thursday, April 19, 2018

Industry

Hotel built in China for Perth

an47-4-DN-Qube Aurum Hotel

Australia’s first fully modular hotel will be built at Ascot near Perth’s domestic airport to cater for the massive FIFO market in WA. Developer Qube Hotels, part of the Quantum Hospitality Group, says modules for the 160-room have been built in China and will be shipped to Perth.

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TripAdvisor announces 2013 travellers’ choice awards

TripAdvisor Awards

TripAdvisor has announced the winners of its 2013 Travellers’ Choice awards for hotels. In its 11th year, the awards have identified the most outstanding properties worldwide, in the categories of Top Hotels, Luxury, Bargain, Service, Small Hotels, and B&Bs and Inns.

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Victory for common sense in building use enquiry

John Punch 3

There has been a successful outcome from the activity I have been conducting on behalf of Australian Residential Managers Association, Gold Coast Tourism and Sustainable Development Gold Coast Inc as regards the continued use of Class 2 multiunit buildings for the purposes of both short term and long term accommodation.

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AmEx cuts staff as online strengthens

AMERICAN EXPRESS

American Express said last week that it will slash about 5400 jobs, mainly in its travel business, as it seeks to cut costs and transform its operations as more of its customers shift to online portals for booking travel plans and other needs.

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