IHG appoints MD for Europe

IHG has appointed Karin Sheppard as Managing Director of its European business, with an aim to drive sustainable long-term growth and the performance of its hotels in the region. Based in … Read More

AHEAD Asia reveals 2018 shortlist

AHEAD Asia – taking place on 15 March at Andaz Singapore – has revealed its shortlist for 2018. Celebrating the best in hotel design and guest experience across the continent, the … Read More

Muji opens first hotel

Japanese retailer Muji has announced the opening of its first hotel, the 79-key Muji Hotel in Shenzhen. Developed around the Muji concept – walk as much as you can, wherever … Read More

Designer’s Guild unveils Casablanca collection

Designer’s Guild has released its A/W 2017 range Casablanca, a collection of finely textured wallpapers drawing influences from Jaquard velvets, Japanese Islands and geometric patterns. Comprising Sashiko, a ribbed texture … Read More

Marriott and YTL Hotels plan for Asia

Marriott International and YTL Hotels have announced agreements for new hotels across Asia. During an official ceremony at YTL’s The Ritz-Carlton Kuala Lumpur, the two companies agreed to develop two … Read More

Hotel Indigo arrives in Japan

IHGA Hotels Group Japan, the joint venture between InterContinental Hotels Group and ANA, has signed an agreement with GHS K.K. and Daiwa House Industry to launch IHG’s boutique brand Hotel Indigo in … Read More

Prince Hotels & Resorts launches in Nagoya

Prince Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of Nagoya Prince Hotel Sky Tower, set to occupy floors 31-36 of the newly constructed Global Gate building in Nagoya. Located in … Read More