A sports reporter of 23 years from New Hampshire is now being charged with helping other men get some action by way of a prostitution ring that he has been accused of running. Kevin Provencher, the 50-year-old reporter, was charged on two counts of deriving support from the earnings of a prostitute. To both of [...]

United States Occupancy Decline Finally Slows

Posted on: July 30th, 2009 Posted by Helen Young

The United States hotel industry has posted a large decline in all three key performance measurements during June. This all came in a report according to data from STR. For year on year measurements, the industry’s occupancy fell about 9.7 percent to end the month at just over 61 percent. The average daily rate dropped [...]

The well known Zendai Art Hotel in Shanghai will now be one of only four hotels in China to get admitted into the prestigious collection of 222 independent hotels known as Preferred Hotels Group. The owner of Zendai Art Hotel, Mr. Dai Zhi Kang, has placed emphasis on making this hotel a thriving and living [...]

The Jury Inns hotel chain has just announced that it has raised £60 million more funds to aid them in its big European expansion push. The Oman Investment Fund and Quinland Private investment firm have both given the company £15 million each. However, the company got £30 million from Allied Irish Banks and Anglo Irish. [...]

Due to a sharp cut in costs, Starwood Hotels & Resorts has now comfortably beat Wall Street’s expectations with a growth in quarterly figures to June. The costs and expenses for the second quarter fell by about one fifth. This was driven by a 30 percent fall in general and administrative costs. Starwood Hotels has [...]

Hilton Opens Tallest Hotel in Niagara Falls

Posted on: July 24th, 2009 Posted by Robert Jones

The skyline at Niagara Falls in Canada will now be changed forever. This is due to a brand new hotel that just opened there, which is the tallest hotel in all of Canada. The hotel itself measures 500 meters and is called the Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls. The hotel is not only the [...]