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Hampton by Hilton Montevideo Carrasco Announced for 2017

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced the signing of a management agreement with Saceem Group to build and operate a new 120-room Hampton by Hilton hotel in Carrasco, department of Canelones,…

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced the signing of a management agreement with Saceem Group to build and operate a new 120-room Hampton by Hilton hotel in Carrasco, department of Canelones, Uruguay – a stone’s throw from Carrasco Internation…

Hilton Worldwide Welcomes Expedited Travel for U.K. and U.S. Citizens

WASHINGTON & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) applauds the United States Customs and Border Protection Commissioner and the United Kingdom Border Force for their announcement to expand the Global Entry…

WASHINGTON & LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) applauds the United States Customs and Border Protection Commissioner and the United Kingdom Border Force for their announcement to expand the Global Entry system to U.K. citizens. It complements the ability for U.S. citizens to now apply for the U.K.’s trusted traveler program, Registered Traveller. For nearly a century, Hilton has advocated for its founder Conrad Hilton’s goal of “world peace through international trade and tr


Magaluf tests the limits of rebranding

In tourism, the market you target first is often the one you are stuck with

In tourism, the market you target first is often the one you are stuck with

Greg Clark defends Right to Buy extension

Communities secretary Greg Clark has defended plans to extend the Right to Buy to apply to housing association tenants, saying it would rectify a ‘30-year injustice’

Communities secretary Greg Clark has defended plans to extend the Right to Buy to apply to housing association tenants, saying it would rectify a ‘30-year injustice’

This umbrella-shaped street lamp by London designer Samuel Wilkinson has a crystal-covered canopy and allows passersby to leave augmented messages for their friends (+ slideshow). (more…)

This umbrella-shaped street lamp by London designer Samuel Wilkinson has a crystal-covered canopy and allows passersby to leave augmented messages for their friends (+ slideshow). (more…)

HVS Canadian Lodging Outlook – 3rd Quarter, 2015 (PDF Download)

With year-to-date through September RevPAR seeing growth of 6.9%, the outlook for Canada’s lodging market is positive. Regarding major hotel market performance, Vancouver has the highest RevPAR increase year-to-date of…

With year-to-date through September RevPAR seeing growth of 6.9%, the outlook for Canada’s lodging market is positive. Regarding major hotel market performance, Vancouver has the highest RevPAR increase year-to-date of 18.6%.