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Global Wellness Summit Announces Prominent Co-Chairs from Asia to Curate 13th Annual Conference - First to be Held in Hong Kong

The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the foremost gathering of international leaders in the $4.2 trillion global wellness economy, today named Catherine Feliciano-Chon, a leading brand development and communications expert with offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai, and Tokyo-based spa/wellness investor and entrepreneur Yoriko Soma to co-chair the leading conference on the business of wellness.

HVS Asia Pacific Hospitality Newsletter - Week Ending 11 January 2019

Oxley Sells Mercure and Novotel Hotels for SGD950 Million in SingaporeSingapore-based property developer, Oxley Holdings Limited ("Oxley Holdings") wholly-owned subsidiary, Oxley GEM Pte. Ltd. ("Oxley GEM"), has accepted a letter of intent ("LOI") dated 10 January 2019, for the purchase of Mercure and Novotel Hotels on Stevens at the consideration of SGD950 million, exclusive of goods and services tax.

Torrens University Australia and ARMA launch online qualification in revenue management

Torrens University Australia has announced that it is collaborating with the Australian Revenue Management Association (ARMA) to develop a formal qualification in revenue management.Student intakes will begin in February 2019 for the brand new Graduate Certificate in Revenue Management, which will be offered online to a global market and is aimed at industry professionals of all experience levels eager to develop their skills in the important industry sector.

Asia Pacific's Construction Pipeline, Excluding China, Continues in a Topping Out Formation

According to a recent report from analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE), Asia Pacific's total construction pipeline, excluding China, remains near its high with 1,738 projects/367,886 rooms. Projects currently under construction stand at 943 projects/211,361 rooms and projects scheduled to start construction in the next 12 months are at 389 projects/77,390 rooms.