Shangri-La Opens New Singapore Hotel, Debuts Hotel Jen

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd has opened a new property in Singapore, concurrently debuting the new Hotel Jen brand. In the lead-up to the city state’s Formula One weekend, the 502-room Hotel Jen Orchardgateway Singapore opened its doors as the first of 10 hotels scheduled to launch in major Asian cities under the … Continue reading

New Hotel Openings For Iskandar Malaysia

Visitors to the southern Malaysian gateway of Johor now have added choice for accommodation with the opening of 2 new properties from international chains Renaissance Hotels and Traders Hotel. Both properties are part of the up-and-coming Iskandar Malaysia project, a special economic zone envisaged to capitalize on synergies with Singapore and boost the development of … Continue reading

Asian Hotel Groups Grow Down Under

Asian hotel groups Shangri-La and Langham Hospitality Group have expanded in Australia with the takeover and rebranding of rival properties. The Traders Hotel brand debuts in Brisbane with a 191-room hotel, while Sydney’s The Observatory Hotel becomes The Langham Sydney today.   Traders Hotel Brisbane Centrally located above the Brisbane Transit Centre and next to the Roma Street … Continue reading

Shangri-La Manzhouli Opens In Inner Mongolia

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has opened the new Shangri-La Manzhouli in the northeastern tip of China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, celebrating the city’s diversity with design cues and tapestries influenced by Mongolian, Chinese and Russian cultures. Located 20 minutes from the local airport and overlooking Xiaobei Lake and Northern Square, the 235-room hotel designed by Eva Wan … Continue reading

Maldives Gets A Traders Hotel

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has introduced its Traders Hotel brand to the Maldives, with the opening of the 117-room Traders Hotel Male Maldives earlier this week. Located in the heart of the Maldivian capital, the hotel is a short walk from the Fish Market, Sultan Park, the Old Friday Mosque and a 5-minute speedboat ride … Continue reading