W Hotels and Cercle to Host Live Concert by Monolink at W Maldives, Gaathafushi

W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International, together with Cercle, is set to host an unforgettable live concert at Gaathafushi—the private castaway island at W Maldives. Streaming live on 26 July the hour-and-fifteen-minute set will feature a performance by Berlin-based electronic musician Monolink with the island’s white sandy beach and turquoise lagoon serving as the […]

IoT Will Have a Bigger Role to Play in Post-Pandemic Travel, Says GlobalData

Internet of Things (IoT) technology can help to ease traveler concerns regarding personal health and wellbeing, while allowing travel and tourism companies to collect a wealth of data for a range of internal and external benefits, according to GlobalData. The leading data and analytics company notes that this technology will have a bigger role to […]

Ground-breaking Agreement Signed to Introduce Accor’s SO/ Hotels & Resorts to the Maldives

S Hotels & Resorts and Wai Eco World Developer have signed an agreement to bring SO/, Accor’s avant-garde lifestyle brand, to the Maldives. S Hotels and Resorts Public Company Limited, the flagship hospitality arm of Thailand’s Singha Estate PCL, has signed a hotel management agreement to introduce SO/ Hotels & Resorts to the Maldives. The […]

Naladhu Private Island Undergoes Revamp

Naladhu Private Island, the exclusive luxury island resort in the Maldives, has closed for six months for a complete renovation and is due to relaunch in November with an impressive new look and feel.  Home to just twenty keys, Naladhu offers the ultimate privacy and seclusion for the most discerning guests. The resort is being […]

Asia Pacific Hotel Transactions Total USD3.7 Billion in 1H 2021: JLL

Across the region, sixty-one hotel sales have been recorded since January 2021 as investment volumes decline by 3.7 per cent year-on-year Asia Pacific hotel investment remained flat in the first half of 2021 with USD3.7 billion in sales, a decline of 3.7 per cent year-on-year, according to a news release issued by JLL on 5th […]