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


Sofitel, the luxury hotel brand of AccorHotels has announced the opening of Sofitel Kunming, the latest addition to its portfolio in Greater China. The 400-room hotel is the only international luxury hotel in Kunming city centre, a dynamic emerging city that serves as a gateway between South East Asia and Yunnan province’s picturesque and culturally… 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


Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd and AccorHotels Group, the world’s leading hotel operator, announced recently a partnership to roll out Samsung’s SMART Hospitality Display technology across AccorHotels’ properties spanning 92 countries. “We are excited to partner with AccorHotels to transform the hotel experience and provide our innovative hospitality solutions to even more global consumers,” said Seog-gi… Read More


Crowne Plaza Shanghai Fudan held the 2015 traditional Christmas Lighting Ceremony, and shared the joyful moment together with the “Santa Claus” from Yangpu Social Welfare Institution. Picture shows the “Santa Claus” in Yangpu Social Welfare Institution (2nd from right) with Mr Shen Jiarong, General Manager of owner company (1st from right) and Mr. Robert Shi,… Read More


Grand Mercure relaunches www.grandmercure.com for the modern and discerning traveler seeking culturally-authentic hospitality with unique destination experiences across Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and South America. The new website is available in the main languages of key countries in its network, including English, Bahasa Indonesia, Mandarin, Portuguese-Brazilian, and Arabic. At the same time, it is… 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


Voted on by readers of the TTG stable of trade magazines, the award is presented on the basis of the “most consistent product and services and the most professional sales and marketing teams in terms of innovation and servicing” and clearly establishes AccorHotels amongst the very best in the business. “We are honoured to win… 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


Wanda Realm Beijing, together with 3rd Times Art Space, has created a new art space in Shijingshan called Art Realm. Located at the Wanda Realm Beijing Lobby Lounge, it strongly advocates changing the traditional understanding of art exhibitions. It will break the old pattern that only art museums or galleries can host art exhibitions. Art… Read More


The theme of the 16th AmCham China Annual Seminar and Appreciation Dinner was “Partnership of Prosperity,” reflecting the potential for mutual benefit through cooperation between AmCham China members and the Chinese government. “As an advocate of US business in China and a contributor to economic and trade policymaking in China and the U.S., AmCham China… Read More


The world’s leading hotel company, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), and the Shanghai EXPO Co., Ltd (SEC), announced the development of the InterContinental Shanghai National Exhibition and Convention Center today. The hotel will be an integral part of the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) (NECC) — the world’s largest exhibition centre as well as the… Read More