Managing property resources through EarthCheck results in significant savings, study finds

New research has shown that hotels and resorts that systematically manage their resource use through the EarthCheck Certified program can save tens of thousands of dollars from their bottom line annually.

Hotel prices drop across Asia in first half of 2015, reports Hotels.com

According to the 2015 edition of Hotels.com’s Hotel Price Index, hotel prices rose just 1% globally, whilst dropping approximately 3% across Asia.

New research shows Chinese travel driven by the young, wealthy and tech-savvy

Hotels.com has published their 4th major annual study of Chinese traveller habits, the Chinese International Travel Monitor (CITM).

Hotel staff key to successful implementation of eco initiatives, research finds

The behaviour, attitudes and awareness of hotel staff members affects the success rate of hotel green initiatives, research finds.

2015 will see a rise in travellers seeking sustainable luxury, new research shows

According to a Booking.com sustainable travel survey, an estimated 52% of global travellers say they’re likely to choose a hotel and destination based on its social or environmental impact in 2015

Hospitality consultancy firm HVS publishes In Focus Report on the Maldives

HVS, a global hospitality consultancy firm, has published an in-depth report on the Maldives as part of their In Focus series. The report details the recent tourism trends in the Maldives, covering areas such as tourist arrivals, aviation, overall resort market wide performance and luxury market resort trading performance.