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News: Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, unveils new presidential suite

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur, has unveiled its new 440 square metre presidential suite, one of the largest in the Malaysian capital. This expansive and elegant penthouse suite offers sweeping views of KLCC Park and the city’s iconic Petronas Twin Towers. Three beautiful bedrooms feature rich fabrics sourced from across the world, walk-in wardrobes and en suite designer bathrooms. Malaysian artworks and objets d’art provide a gracious sense of place. A welcoming entry foyer leads to the suite’s office and leisure lounge, ideal for private business meetings. ADVERTISEMENT When the meetings…

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News: Wyndham unveils plans for Lombok Sundancer Resort, Indonesia

Wyndham Hotel Group’s growth continues with the strategic expansion of its upscale Wyndham Hotels & Resorts brand into Indonesia’s spectacular Lombok Island, scheduled for opening in mid-2018. The all-suite Wyndham Lombok Sundancer Resort is being developed by PT Wisata Bahagia Indonesia under a management agreement with PT Wyndham Hotel Management, an Indonesian subsidiary of Wyndham Hotel Group. The signing follows Wyndham’s recent announcement of five newly acquired managed hotels under the upscale Wyndham Hotels & Resorts brand and upper-upscale Wyndham Grand brands in Bali and Palembang in Indonesia. The company…

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News: Yotel unveils plans for new Edinburgh property

Yotel has announced plans to open its first hotel in Scotland’s capital Edinburgh in quarter one of 2019. The city centre hotel will be located on the famous Queen Street in Edinburgh, at Erskine House. Situated in a remarkably central location and surrounded by a Unesco World Heritage Site, the new hotel will boast easy access to top city attractions and have excellent transport links with both Waverley and Haymarket railway stations within walking distance. Integrating the elements of luxury hotels into cleverly designed spaces, the hotel will offer approximately…

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Venezuela unveils virtual currency amid economic crisis

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced the creation of a new virtual currency in a bid to ease the country’s economic crisis. He said the Petro would be backed by Venezuela’s oil, gas, gold and diamond wealth. Opposition MPs, however, poured scorn on the plan. Venezuela’s economy has been hit by falling oil revenue and the plummeting value of its existing currency, the bolivar. President Maduro has also railed against US sanctions which he describes as a “blockade”. In a televised announcement on Sunday, Mr Maduro said the new crypto-currency…

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News: British Airways unveils updated website

British Airways’ website has received a make-over that delivers a new look and feel and makes managing bookings, accessing the Executive Club and visiting the site from mobile phones and tablets even easier. The latest features include an easier booking process. It’s even easier to search and book flights and holidays now, with a simplified experience to guide customers more naturally through the process. The site shows the most relevant information based on a customer’s search and a clearer path of where they are in the booking process. The underlying…

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News: Virgin Holidays unveils v-room concept in Wales for first time

Virgin Holidays has unveiled its first retail store in Cardiff – as the v-room concept lands in Wales for the first time. The new, flagship £450,000 store at St David’s Shopping Centre has created ten new jobs in the capital, and offers customers a unique immersive holiday experience. Virgin Holidays’ v-rooms are revolutionising the high street holiday booking experience by offering customers the chance to sample the sights, sounds and tastes of their dream holiday before they book. The Cardiff v-room is designed in the style of a luxurious airport…

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