Crowne Plaza Upgrade at New Orleans International Airport

Posted on: February 27th, 2009 Posted by Abi Bray

The Holiday Inn Select that was at the New Orleans International Airport has gone through a $28 million renovation and upgrade to a Crowne Plaza. When Hurricane Katrina went through New Orleans, the Holiday Inn Select suffered heavy damage and was closed to be renovated. The hotel has now reopened with a new name and [...]

Hilton Hotels May Announce Layoffs

Posted on: February 26th, 2009 Posted by Robert Jones

Sources in the hotel industry say that Hilton Hotels is preparing to lay off staff, potentially from their IT department located in Memphis. It has been said that the layoffs many be communicated to staff as soon as today, but it is unknown how many of the workers will be affected. In Memphis, Hilton Hotels [...]

Donald Trump Continues with Scottish Golf Resort

Posted on: February 25th, 2009 Posted by Tiffany Phillips

Donald Trump, one of the world’s most recognized businessmen, has said that the project for his Scottish Golf Resort is going to continue despite the Trump Entertainment Resorts, his casino group, collapsing into bankruptcy protection for a 3rd time. The bankruptcy took place only 4 days after Trump resigned from his position as Chairman of [...]

Airmiles may be Lost with New Terms & Conditions

Posted on: February 24th, 2009 Posted by Stewart Perry

Airmiles, the reward scheme, has changed its Terms & Conditions, which means that those people who have built up 500 miles, without earning any in the last 2 years, may lose all of their Airmiles. The only way that members can save their miles is to earn at least one during the next half year. [...]

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Plan 5 More China Hotels

Posted on: February 23rd, 2009 Posted by Helen Young

On Thursday, Starwood Hotels & Resorts said that they will open 5 more properties in China while they keep pace with plans for doubling their hotels in the region by 2011. Frits Van Paasschen, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the group, said that the long-term opportunity for growth for the company in China [...]

Southern Railway, the British rail company, is offering an Advance one-way fare to London Victoria on their routes from Brighton, Littlehampton, Bognor Regis, and Portsmouth for only £3. The offer is available for booking by 6pm before the day of travel from the ticket office or online. It is only possible to locate the tickets [...]