Raffles International Hotels & Resorts, The Americas Hatches An Eggstraordinary March!

The Hunt Is on for a Genuine Faberge Egg This Easter CHICAGO, March 7 /PRNewswire/ — If you're tired of watching the kids have all the fun at Easter, opt for a change of pace and visit participating Raffles International Hotels & Resorts, The Americas properties for an Eggstraordinary March and Adults Only Easter Egg … Read moreRaffles International Hotels & Resorts, The Americas Hatches An Eggstraordinary March!

IH/M&RS: Technology and design product offerings dominated

The International Hotel/Motel and Restaurant Show (IH/M&RS), held November 11–14 in New York City, showcased the latest products in the hospitality and foodservice industries. About 2,000 companies exhibited at the trade show, the largest in the event’s 85-year history.Technology and design products, resources and services crowded the field of new offerings. Exhibitors showcased a variety … Read moreIH/M&RS: Technology and design product offerings dominated

Marriott International Files Registration Statement for Resale Of $470 Million of Previously Issued Liquid Yield Option Notes Due 2001

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) has filed a Registration Statement (File No. 333-66406) registering the resale of $470 million of its Liquid Yield Option Notes due 2021 (Zero Coupon — Senior) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) on December 11, 2001, and the registration statement was declared effective … Read moreMarriott International Files Registration Statement for Resale Of $470 Million of Previously Issued Liquid Yield Option Notes Due 2001

Marriott International Adds Enhanced Vicinity Location Services to Web Site to Provide Greater Information to Customers Marriott Continues Long-Standing Relationship with Vicinity

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Vicinity Corporation (NASDAQ:VCNT), the leading provider of web, wireless and speech-based Location-Based Services, today announced Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) has upgraded its services to include more Vicinity product features, enabling Marriott customers to access enhanced hotel and related information online. One of the early-adopters of location services, Marriott has … Read moreMarriott International Adds Enhanced Vicinity Location Services to Web Site to Provide Greater Information to Customers Marriott Continues Long-Standing Relationship with Vicinity

BridgeStreet Is First to Place Full Corporate Housing Inventory on GDS

WASHINGTON, D.C BridgeStreet Corporate Housing Worldwide, a leading international provider of corporate housing to business travelers, today announced that it will offer on the Global Distribution Systems (GDS), its full, North American corporate housing inventory in 18 cities, plus the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Hungary and the Czech Republic. It is the first time that … Read moreBridgeStreet Is First to Place Full Corporate Housing Inventory on GDS

Extended-Stay Hotel Demand and Room Rates Grow Despite Decline in Overall Hotel Demand and Falling Rates

Extended-stay hotels posted a four percent increase in demand and a more than two percent gain in average room rates in 2001; a very strong performance in light of a 3.9 percent decrease in the demand and a 1.8 percent fall in average room rates for hotel rooms nationwide. Extended-stay hotel supply grew at five … Read moreExtended-Stay Hotel Demand and Room Rates Grow Despite Decline in Overall Hotel Demand and Falling Rates

Jupiter Enterprises, Inc. to Launch Construction of China's Newest Hotel Chain for National Bluestar Corp.

Jupiter Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB: JPEN) announced today that MingHe-Han S & T Co., Ltd., Beijing, Peoples' Republic of China, has been contracted by National Bluestar Corp., one of China's leading enterprises, to build the first location of a new promising national hotel chain. The Bluestar hotel chain, launching with an eye to the 2008 Olympics, … Read moreJupiter Enterprises, Inc. to Launch Construction of China's Newest Hotel Chain for National Bluestar Corp.

THE WESTIN DIPLOMAT RESORT & SPA MAKES HER GRAND ENTRANCE JANUARY 31, 2002

HOLLYWOOD, FL, Jan. 10 — The long-anticipated opening the 1,000-room Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa is now scheduled for Jan. 31 for the hotel and Feb. 10 for an adjacent 209,000-square-foot Convention Center with a 50,000-square-foot, unobstructed Great Hall, four ballrooms and multilevel parking garage, the Hollywood, Fl., resort announced today. A formal ribbon cutting … Read moreTHE WESTIN DIPLOMAT RESORT & SPA MAKES HER GRAND ENTRANCE JANUARY 31, 2002

No Off-Season For Le Royal Meridien Bahrain – Further Enhancements Scheduled For Kingdom’S Beachfront Luxury Resort

(Manama, Bahrain, July 2002): While many hotels in the Middle East traditionally use the quieter sum-mer periods for renovation, often closing sections of the property, there can be few that have to juggle their refurbishments with occupancy levels of at least 75 per cent. The challenge for the engineers and house-keeping staff at the Kingdom’s … Read moreNo Off-Season For Le Royal Meridien Bahrain – Further Enhancements Scheduled For Kingdom’S Beachfront Luxury Resort

Humphrey Hospitality Trust Announces Sale of Hotel

COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 26, 2002–Humphrey Hospitality Trust, Inc. (HUMP), a real estate investment trust (REIT) with 90 limited service hotel properties, today announced the sale of its Macomb, Illinois Super 8 hotel for $1,200,000. The Company realized a net loss of approximately $7,000, and utilized the net proceeds of $1,118,000 to pay down existing debt. … Read moreHumphrey Hospitality Trust Announces Sale of Hotel