EditorFebruary 25, 2021

Accor announces that it completed the disposal of a 1.5% stake in Huazhu Group Limited (HTHT) for €239m. This transaction allows Accor to crystallize further value creation of the initial investment while simplifying its balance sheet. After this transaction, Accor owns a 3.3% stake in Huazhu and continues to be represented at the Group’s Board […]

EditorFebruary 25, 2021

The historic Grand Hotel Savoia Cortina d’Ampezzo, A Radisson Collection Hotel, and the Radisson Residences Savoia Palace are proud to open their doors following an extensive renovation, while still maintaining both properties’ unique alpine identities. Cortina d’Ampezzo is one of the world’s leading year-round resort destinations offering world-class skiing and snowboarding in the winter and […]

EditorFebruary 25, 2021

Nobu Hospitality, the global lifestyle brand founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, is delighted to announce its continuing global expansion into the “Gate to the World,” Hamburg, Germany. The Nobu Hotel and Restaurant will be located within the Elbtower, a project by SIGNA Real Estate, one of Europe’s leading property companies. […]

EditorFebruary 25, 2021

More meeting and event professionals have been looking to plan hybrid virtual/in-person meetings and events as the meeting industry adapts to new ways of connecting during the global pandemic. However, meeting and event professionals often require additional information about technology, health protocols, and logistics available to them. Marriott International is offering innovative solutions to help […]

EditorFebruary 22, 2021

HILTON is confident that its “resilient business model, spirit of innovation” and “a clear purpose” will tide it through this challenging period. “Ultimately, we believe that will be this swift, responsive and adaptive innovation that will help us progress towards the travel and tourism sector’s eventual recovery,” said Hilton’s vice president, operations in Southeast Asia, Paul […]

EditorDecember 27, 2019

Recent EU studies show how the EU28 produces at least 88 million tonnes of food waste each year, costing the Commission €143 billion in recent years. To help member states reach the EU Commission’s Sustainable Development, hotels and restaurants have been adopting sustainable measures for decrease food waste during the Holiday Season. Here are five […]

EditorJuly 22, 2019

Malta Hotels and Restaurants Association held an information session for the Valletta, Malta accommodation establishments at Is-Suq Tal-Belt Valletta Food Market on Friday 19 July. The Meeting was addressed by MHRA President Tony Zahra, CEO Andrew Agius Muscat; Senior Vice President George Micallef and Council Member Jankarl Farrugia, focusing on issues related to this particular […]

EditorJune 25, 2019

Project 25 Interior Design Studio started operating just a few years ago in 2016 and during this short period of time, we have managed to work on some significantly important projects. The District Hotel, is one of these projects, completed in 2017 and is located in the bustling tourist-filled streets of St Julians. This hotel […]

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The  Mediterranean Observer is a news portal dedicated to travel and tourism in the Mediterranean region. This portal is managed by the Mediterranean Tourism Foundation, based in the Mediterranean country of Malta.