RezLive.com opens its own office in Thailand.

New Delhi, Sep 03, 2015RezLive.com, a product of Travel Designer Group, today celebrates the opening of its new office in Bangkok, Thailand by expanding its reach further in Asia region. RezLive.com already have a very solid base in Asia Pacific region and Thailand will further strengthen their reach and scope of operations in this part of the world. Through Thailand office, RezLive.com team will

Yatra.com appoints Mr. Chakrapani Gollapali as Chief Business Officer, Holidays

Chakrapani is tasked with the charge of innovation and disruption Mumbai, Sep 03,2015: Yatra.com, one ofIndia’s leading online travel portals, today announced the appointment of Mr. Chakrapani Gollapali as Chief Business Officer, Holidays for the Company. Chakrapani,a former Microsoft India executive, will be responsible for the strategic direction, operational execution and the overall busines

St. Regis Hotel & Resorts makes South Asia Debut with the St. Regis Mumbai

Starwood’s Ultra-Luxury Brand Introduces Its Signature Butler Service and Refined Elegance to India’s Financial, Commercial and Entertainment Capital Mumbai, Sep 01, 2015 – September 1, 2015 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT)today announced the opening of the highly anticipated St. Regis Mumbai. In partnership with Pallazzio Hotels & Leisure Limited, the hot

Dineout to Provide End-to-end Restaurant Management Solution: Acquires inResto

New Delhi, Sep 01, 2015 India’s premier table reservation platform Dineout has acquired Bangalore-based inResto Service Pvt Ltd. The acquisition enables Dineout to provide an end-to-end solution in restaurant management; making it the only open platform for restaurant’s to connect with various services across the food-tech ecosystem. Inresto by Dineout, as the product will be marketed, will

CG Hotels & Resorts expands footprint in Gujarat

Opens The Fern Residency in Somnath Sept 01, 2015, DELHI: The Fern Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce the opening of Fern Residency, Somnath, a Mid-scale business hotel in the Gir-Somnath district of Gujarat. The hotel was inaugurated by. With the addition of Somnath hotel the group has extended the total number of hotels in the state to six hotels and has plans to open more in futu

Brigade Hospitality plans 1,200 hotel rooms in South India

Bengaluru, Aug 31, 2015The company plans business hotels in cities such as Kochi and Chennai, which will be part of a mixed usage plan of its parent Brigade Group Brigade Hospitality plans to build 1200 hotel rooms in eight properties in South India, including a 275 room budget hotel in Bengaluru that it aims to open in 2017. The company plans business hotels in cities such as Kochi and Chennai

Hansgrohe India & Ambience Grand Association Sharing the water experience and intense mutual respect

New Delhi, Aug 29, 2015: Hansgrohe India has partnered with Ambience group and has done 3 landmark projects, Caitriona Township, Kempinski Ambience Hotel and The Leela Ambience Hotel. Ambience Pvt Ltd is a real estate developer focused on mainly having premium developments primarily in the National Capital region with in house construction & development capabilities. True to its ‘mantra’

The St. Regis Macao Rolls out the Red Carpet with Exclusive Opening Offer

With a much anticipated debut in December 2015, The St. Regis Macao celebrates the launch of its booking channels with the unveiling of an exclusive opening package.   Macau, Aug 29, 2015 – In preparation for its Grand Opening in December this year, The St. Regis Macao, Cotai Central has opened up all direct booking channels and is now ready to receive reservations from guests looking to ex

U.S.-India Business Council Concludes Food Processing & Food Security Mission

New Delhi, Aug 29, 2015- The U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC) concluded a Food and Agriculture Executive Mission to India. The two-day mission in New Delhi focused on ways to increase investment in food processing and improve food security in India, and ways that industry in both the U.S and India can work with the central and state governments to achieve mutually beneficially solutions in

Yatra.com dominates the budget hotel segment in India with over 40,000 hotels

AC Nielsen Study reveals Yatra has a tie-up with more than 80 percent of hotels in India Mumbai, Aug 28, 2015: Yatra.com, one of India’s leading portals in the online travel space has successfully built the largest inventory of stay options in India, covering over 40,144 hotels and other accommodation options across 1109 cities. This wide assortment of accommodation choices allows Yatra to off

YES Bank Conferred with ‘Best Bank Promoting Tourism’ Award by Key Ministers Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Dr. Mahesh Sharma

YES Bank releases Knowledge Report ‘Indian Civil Aviation – At the Cusp of Taking off’ New Delhi, Aug 28, 2015 YES BANK, India’s 5th largest private sector bank, was conferred with the ‘Best Bank Promoting Tourism’ award at the 8thInternational Conference cum Awards - Indian Civil Aviation & Tourism by Shri P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister of Civil Aviation,

Ministry of Tourism to give Rs. 600 Crore for Tourism Development Activities in Bihar

New Delhi, August 28, 2015: As a part of the package of Rs.1.25 lakh Crore announced by Hon’ble Prime Minister on 18th August, 2015 for Bihar, Ministry of Tourism pledges Rs 600 Crore for various tourism development activities in the State of Bihar Keeping in view the vast tourism potential of the State of Bihar, the Ministry of Tourism decides to consider seven tourism circuits, namely, Vaisha

ICF Re-elects Chef Davinder Kumar as its President and Appointed Chef Vivek Saggar as New Secretary General

New Delhi, Aug 26, 2015Indian Culinary Forum (ICF), a Forum of Chefs affiliated to Indian Federation of Culinary Associations (IFCA), organized their ‘Annual General Meeting Election’ on August 24, 2015, in New Delhi as part of the annual general meeting (AGM) of the Forum. ICF re-elected Chef Davinder Kumar as a President for another two-year term, he is a Vice President F&B of Le Meridie

IHG® Rewards Club Announces ‘Accelerate’ Promotion

New Delhi, Aug 26, 2015 :InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) today announces the upcoming launch of its ‘ Accelerate ’ promotion, which offers IHG® Rewards Club members the opportunity to earn IHG Rewards Club bonus points faster than ever. The promotion follows a series of recent enhancements to the world’s biggest hotel loyalty programme. This includes the introduction of a new top

Cornitos Wins Big at CMO Asia Excellence Awards

New Delhi, Aug 26, 2015 -  Cornitos, the flagship brand of GreenDot Health Foods Ltd and the market leader of Tortilla Crisp in Indian branded snack food industry has been awarded with the Best Food and Grocery Brand of the Year in Snack Category at the prestigious CMO Asia Excellence Awards held at Pan Pacific, Marina Square, Singapore. The brand was also conferred with a Certificate of Merit in

Novotel Hyderabad Convention Centre Launches New Menu @ Le Café

Come and experience the exotic tastes of fresh assortments with amazing brews & coffee Hyderabad, Aug 26, 2015Le Cafe, the European styled side walk café has launched its latest menu featuring innovative assortments and delicacies. The new menu crafted by Executive Chef Muthu & his team showcases an excellent selection of cakes and pastries, a variety of sandwiches, wraps and an extens

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The 600-room super premium integrated luxury hotel complex is the latest addition to ITC’s portfolio of luxury hotels, accredited as the World’s largest LEED Platinum rated hotel, in the new construction category. Amongst the largest hotels in India, The ITC Grand Chola is slated to alter the tourism and convention landscape in the region given its unique 100,000 sq. ft. of banqueting and convention space, with 30,000 sq. ft. of pillar-less ballroom-amongst the largest in the county, 10 food and beverage outlets and a 23,000 sq. ft. Kaya Kalp spa.

Inspired by the architectural splendour and rich traditions of the imperial Cholas, the ITC Grand Chola is an iconic asset for Chennai and an archetype of the culture and ethos of the region. The hotel’s banqueting and convention facilities will endeavour to transform Chennai into India’s convention capital, contending with markets like Singapore and Malaysia.

ITC Grand Chola’s landmark achievement as the World’s largest LEED Platinum hotel is an embodiment of ITC Hotels’ credo of Responsible Luxury. The ITC Grand Chola epitomizes ITC’s commitment to triple bottom line benchmarks and further adds to ITC Hotels’ exemplary achievement as the ‘Greenest Luxury hotel chain in the world’.

The grandeur and unique attributes of the Hotel will provide a fillip to the hospitality sector in Chennai. Among the many firsts at the hotel is its cutting edge technology that employs one-of-its-kind iPad controlled technologywith features created exclusively by the ITC Hotels team - A first in the global hospitality industry.

ITC’s signature brand of culinary excellence will be reflected in the food and beverage destinations including Peshawri and Pan Asian and introduction of two new brands from ITC; Royal Vega-showcasing the grand vegetarian cuisine from the royal kitchens of India and Ottimo-Italian kitchen, among others. The hotel also features one of the largest spas in the state - A 23,000 square feet Kaya Kalp–The Royal Spa, ITC’s signature spa brand. The hotel also boasts of 21,000 square feet of luxury retail space.

In addition to augmenting business and incremental revenue for the state, the hotel is intended to be a large employment multiplier creating sustainable livelihoods through direct and indirect employment. It appointed a workforce of close to 4000 personnel, including a majority of local craftsmen and workers towards building and completing the hotel project over the last 5 years. It employs over 1000 people to engage in its day-to-day operations.

ITC has redefined the fine art of hospitality in myriad ways through its hotel chain that spans a network of over 100 hotels in more than 90 locations. Beginning with the Chola at Chennai in 1975, ITC’s journey in this business has redefined the face of India’s hospitality industry. Today, ITC Hotels is India’s second largest Hotel chain and the most profitable with offerings under four brands- ITC Hotel at the Luxury end, WelcomHotel in the 5 star segment, Fortune in the mid-market to the upscale segment and ‘WelcomHeritage in the heritage leisure segment. The iconic ITC Hotels, comprising the super-premium luxury hotels in the group, not only offer unmatched hospitality but have also set new standards of excellence in cuisine, accommodation, environment and guest safety.


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