Thirty years ago, foreigners were coming to China for travel and leisure. Now Chinese themselves are both the biggest domestic consumers of travel and also the fastest growing segment of outbound international travel. With this enhanced exposure to Chinese tourism, China Hospitality News, the leading online Chinese-language travel publication for over a decade, is expanding… Read More


The most respected hotel exhibition in the Asia Pacific region AccorHotels Showcase kicks off in Greater China on Tuesday 15 November 2016. AccorHotels Showcase is the largest and most successful hotel exhibition and sales mission series staged across Asia Pacific. This is the 13th year for the event to tour the region, starting in the… Read More


This 5th edition of Wine Days will provide the opportunity to illustrate Sofitel’s commitment to wine by means of a variety of events that will enable everyone to make daring new discoveries or deepen their knowledge of the world of wine. On the occasion of its wine days, Sofitel commissioned a study in 2015 with… Read More


China World Hotel, Beijing collaborates with Italian luxury handmade jewellery brand Damiani to create an elegant Butterfly Collection Afternoon Tea that will be served at the hotel’s Lobby Lounge  until 31 July 2016. Inspired by the beautiful jewellery design, China World Hotel, Beijing’s Executive Pastry Chef Jonathan Wu will present a combination of culinary craftsmanship… Read More


Regal Financial Center Foshan Hotel held the “Regal Wedding” 2016 Summer Wedding Show on Sunday, June 26, 2016. Dozens of couples were invited to attend this romantic wedding event and to share the joy of this felicific gathering. Under the simple theme of “Sweet”, the wedding show used the honey elements for creative inspiration, designed… Read More


Jonathan Howes has been appointed executive chef of New World Beijing Hotel, overseeing the culinary operations of four restaurants and bars and catering of all hotel meetings and functions.  A British native, Chef Howes has devoted himself to international hospitality food and beverage for more than 25 years. Prior to joining New World Beijing Hotel,… Read More


The opening of Sofitel Kunming is the latest addition in the luxury arm of AccorHotels in Yunnan province. The 400 room property is the tallest hotel in the city of Kunming to join the Sofitel network in Greater China. Located in the city’s new business district, the hotel occupies the 27th to 52nd floor of… Read More


According to Jon Meacham, executive editor at Random House, “A lot of people, including business leaders, think the future belongs to China.” In the domain name industry, at present, this observation holds true. For example, the leading registrar for new gTLDs is west.cn with nearly 20% of the available market. That’s a full 10 percentage… Read More


AccorHotels announces the opening of Pullman Qingdao Ziyue. The newly-built hotel featuring 238 rooms is the latest upscale address to be added in the fast growing Pullman network in Greater China where the brand’s portfolio has grown to 26 operating hotels. ‘We are thrilled with the latest opening of Pullman in Qingdao, named as one… Read More


AccorHotels, is continuing the rapid expansion of its upscale Pullman brand with the rebranding announcement of Novotel Zhuhai in the Guangdong Province, which adds a further 268 rooms to Pullman’s network in Greater China. The rebranding of Novotel Zhuhai to Pullman will see the hotel joining the Pullman network on December 19, 2015 exactly a… Read More


New World Beijing Hotel has been named “Best Business Hotel” at the Voyage Best Hotel and Resort Value Awards and is included on the Top 50 Must-Stay Hotel List. Voyage is a leader in luxury travel magazines, designed for high-end travellers with a passion for exploring the world. Read by travel and business professionals throughout… Read More


AccorHotels launched the Novotel Manila Araneta Center in this October, bringing the world’s most recognized international business class hotel brand to the Philippines. Located within the Araneta Center, the premier lifestyle hub of Quezon City, the 24-storey hotel features 401 contemporary rooms and suites and an executive sky-lounge with a 360-degree view of the metropolis.… Read More


AccorHotels, the world’s leading international hotelier, is pleased to announce the opening of Mercure Shanghai Royalton, the 8th property in the group’s midscale Mercure brand to open its door in Greater China. Located in the heart of China’s largest and most vibrant metropolis, Mercure Shanghai Royalton provides guests with globally renowned standards of service and… Read More