Tag Archives: asia pacific

Hotel pipeline for September 2017

The Asia Pacific region reported 288,850 rooms in 1,241 projects In Construction for the month. Based on number of rooms, that is a 20.9 percent increase in year-over-year comparisons.

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Choice Hotels hires new development manager

Choice Hotels Asia-Pac, one of Australia’s largest hotel franchise groups, has announced the appointment of Liz Galea as a new development manager. Ms Galea will be responsible for continuing Choice Hotels’ drive towards adding new properties to its portfolio in New South Wales, ACT, Victoria, Tasmania and New Zealand. Ms Galea will utilise her 20-year career in hospitality, sales, brokering …

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APAC hotel rooms under construction down 4.1% YOY for June

STR’s June 2016 Pipeline Report shows 576,712 rooms in 2,508 projects under contract in the Asia Pacific region. The total represents a 4.0% increase in rooms under contract compared with June 2015 but a 4.1% year-over-year decrease in rooms in construction. Under contract data includes projects in the in construction, final planning and planning stages but does not include projects …

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Outrigger Resorts wins best hotel/resort group

In a field of finalists at the Australian Federation of Travel Agents’ National Tourism Industry Awards for Excellence that included AccorHotels, Club Med, Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Leading Hotels of the world, Outrigger Resorts was named the winner in best hotel/resort group category. More than 500 industry representatives turned out at Darling Harbour Sydney to recognise and celebrate excellence …

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