Shangri-La Hotels are the next major hotel chain to announce they are to cease serving shark fin in all of its operated restaurants as well as accepting new orders for shark fin products in banqueting with immediate effect as part of its ‘Sustainable Seafood Policy’.
The handywork of China’s construction is industry is in the headlines again – this time it’s about how a 30 storey hotel was built in, wait for it, just over two weeks.
Hollywood star, Jeremy Renner, taking time off from shooting ‘The Bourne Legacy’ was out drinking with friends late into the night during a recent visit to Phuket.
The peak advertising standards authority in the UK has announced a formal investigation into claims by thousands of disgruntled hoteliers and restaurateurs who assert many TripAdvisor reviews are made up, defamatory or both.
Marriott International’s President and Managing Director for Asia Pacific, Simon F. Cooper says the global Star rating systems for hotels are “almost defunct”, with websites such as TripAdvisor now becoming the norm.
As we’ve seen so vividly on the almost continuous news telecasts, fellow Australians have turned out in tens of thousands to help both their neighbours and strangers stricken by the devastating floods.
A special report on the Medina Grand Adelaide Treasury.
Despite the widespread disappointment and cynicism at the deferral of the promised Jetstar direct flights to Japan, Accor is demonstrating its confidence in the Cairns/Port Douglas region’s recovery by investing millions of dollars in key properties.