- Hotel Development
Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of the brand new 289-room Avani Central Busan Hotel (www.avanihotels.com/central-busan), in the Republic of Korea. Renowned for its status as the country's main commercial port, home to the Korea Exchange, and a renowned leisure destination, Busan was selected as the perfect host for Avani.
Avani Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Avani Ao Nang Cliff Krabi Resort. The opening marks the brands first entry into Thailand's resort town of Krabi, which will be followed with the opening of Avani+ Koh Lanta Resort later in the year.
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas announces the opening of the brand's first luxury hotel in Malaysia. Anantara Desaru Coast Resort & Villas is ready to welcome discerning travelers to the golden shores of the country's south-eastern coastline with authentic luxury and indigenous-inspired hospitality.
The spirit and energy of boat racing returns to Bangkok with the announcement of the second annual King's Cup Elephant Boat Race and River Festival, taking place on the banks of the mighty Chao Phraya River next to Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort.
Minor Hotels Establishes Asian Institute of Hospitality Management in Academic Association with Les Roches Global Hospitality Education
Minor Hotels is announcing the launch of the Asian Institute of Hospitality Management in academic association with Les Roches Global Hospitality Education, a private institution ranked among the world's top three higher education establishments for hospitality and leisure management.
Minor Hotels and NH Hotel Group are pleased to announce the signing of an agreement to operate the Villa Padierna Palace, a hotel located in Marbella in the south of Spain. The property is owned by the Villa Padierna group and will be managed with immediate effect under a variable lease agreement.
Avani Deira Dubai Hotel – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Farah Sarieddine has been promoted Director of Sales and Marketing at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort
Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort – Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Rachid Benwahmane has been appointed Group Director of Finance in MENA at Minor International (MINT) in United Arab Emirates
Minor International (MINT) in United Arab Emirates – United Arab Emirates