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Accor to recruit 2,000 more in Australia
Accor says will require a further 2,000 people to staff its development pipeline of 14 new-build hotels.
Albanese: Gov’t needs to lift tourism funding in budget
Australia’s Shadow Tourism Minister says the Government “must lift funding for tourism promotion” in the budget
The Hotel School expands to Melbourne
The Hotel School Melbourne has revealed it will officially open its doors on Friday, August 28, 2015.
Major upgrade for Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas
Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas is set to embark on a AUD$40 million ‘game-changing’ renovation.
Jetstar to offer China-Gold Coast flights
In a tourism boost, Jetstar is set to operate scheduled services between the Gold Coast and Wuhan in China.
MCEC expansion gets Government approval
The MCEC expansion is getting $210 mil of state gov’t funding, but still no confirmation of extra hotel rooms.
Video: Aquis’ $8 billion Cairns resort a step closer
Billionaire Tony Fung’s $8 billion Aquis Great Barrier Reef Resort has received federal gov’t approval.
Hilton Sydney sold to Bright Ruby for $442 million
Hilton Worldwide has sold Hilton Sydney to Asian investment house Bright Ruby for AUD$442 million.
Le Cordon Bleu launches Melbourne campus
Le Cordon Bleu has launched a new Culinary Arts Institute in Melbourne.
Major appointments at Oaks
Oaks Hotels and Resorts has announced several key appointments and HM has the details.
Growing in Malaysia
Best Western continues its Malaysian expansion adding the 344-room Best Western Petaling Jaya.
AHICE: further 60 new hotels, more brands for Australia
Over 60 new hotels were flagged for the first time at the AHICE conference, one that saw almost 600 attend.
AHICE: Accor talks 14 major new projects
One of the hot topics at AHICE 2015 was Accor’s development pipeline and HM has the details.
AHICE: Choice, Lancemore reveal new Adelaide hotel
Choice and Lancemore announced a new $50 million hotel in Adelaide during AHICE.