Shangri-La Hotels And Resorts Signs Milestone Agreement For First Hotel In Russia
“Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is delighted to be partnering with CHMIIC to provide our distinct brand of Asian hospitality to residents and visitors of Moscow,” said Madhu Rao, managing director and chief executive officer of Shangri La Hotels and Resorts. “As we continue to expand globally, Russia remains one of our key markets and we look forward to working closely with the Moscow community.”
Mu Hua Dong, general manager of CHMIIC, said, “Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is one of the world’s finest hotel operators and we are confident that based on the group’s strong reputation in China, this new property is set to be a resounding success. Most importantly, the group’s core values coincide with our goal of promoting Asian culture and ideals throughout the world.”
As a comprehensive luxury property, the hotel guestrooms will have a minimum size of 40 square metres and each room will have a view of the Chinese landscapes at the Park Huaming Business Centre or views of the Russian Botanic Garden. Diverse dining outlets will include a Chinese and Russian restaurant; while a 1,200 square-metre grand ballroom, a 700-square-metre auditorium and a wide range of function rooms suited for large to small events, will cater to Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, and Exhibitions guests. Recreational facilities such as an indoor swimming pool and health club will also be available.
The Park Huaming Business Centre, Moscow, will include an office tower, service apartments, an exhibition hall and a lifestyle area; featuring a Chinese garden with pavilions, restaurants, retail shops, as well as leisure and entertainment facilities. The city’s fourth ring road is being built, and when it is completed in 2012, it will provide direct access to the new hotel.
About Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts | Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Asia Pacific’s leading luxury hotel group, currently owns and/or manages 62 hotels under the deluxe Shangri-La and mid market Traders brands, with a rooms inventory of over 28,000. The group has over 40 projects under development in Austria, Canada, mainland China, France, India, Macau, Maldives, Philippines, Qatar, Seychelles, Thailand, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and the United States. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at .
About China Huaming International Investment Corporation | China Huaming International Investment Corporation, the hotel’s developer, is owned by China’s four major state-owned companies – China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) and COFCO; China Great Wall Industry Corporation (CGWIC); and China National Precision Machinery I/E Corporation (CPMIEC).
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