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Aviation

Qantas still committed to October restart for international flights, says Joyce

Qantas’ CEO doesn’t plan on letting a few vaccine “speedbumps” get in the way of the flying kangaroo going international in October.

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Accor to bring second Mövenpick hotel Down Under

Travel Weekly’s editor is more of a Häagen-Dazs fan when it comes to ice cream, but he’s still licking his lips over this new hotel.

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Destinations

Destination NSW appoints new chair, as John Warn heads to Accor

The boardroom at Destination NSW is looking a little different, and we’re not talking about the new Polycom speakerphone.

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Hotels

Accor makes another big lifestyle play

The hospitality group has once again reaffirmed its focus on the lifestyle sector. However, that’s not to suggest Sébastien Bazin is now getting around Accor’s headquarters in yoga pants.

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Hotels

Accor and LA Hotel Group open new-build Mantra hotel in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley

The Victorian city of Traralgon has finally ended its hotel dry spell, scoring its first new one in 10 years.

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Hotels

Australia’s first Mövenpick hotel opens its doors

Among the offerings at this new Accor hotel is a daily ‘Chocolate Hour’, which we can only assume involves bathing in Cadbury Dairy Milk.

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Hotels

Accor to transform heritage theatre into Sydney lifestyle hotel

Accor is bringing one of its funky lifestyle hotel brands to one of Sydney’s most iconic heritage buildings, so expect to hear a lot of James Brown and Prince being played from the property’s speakers.

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Hotels

Accor doubles down on lifestyle segment with creation of new entity

“Fantastique”, “magnifique” and “très bon” were just some of the words Accor boss Sébastien Bazin used to describe the group’s new lifestyle move.

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Aviation

Hotels

Qantas and Accor join forces for massive loyalty double-up

ATTENTION POINTS JUNKIES: want to make up for lost time from the COVID slowdown? Here’s a timely hack from Qantas and Accor.

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Hotels

Accor and SBE to bring Mondrian brand Down Under

Do you have an obsession with late Dutch painter Piet Mondrian? Bask in his growing legacy with this new hotel.

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Hotels

Hotel giants reveal their third-quarter performance, and the recovery signs are promising

by Huntley Mitchell

It’s been a difficult year so far for hotel companies, to say the least, but the key players are all witnessing green shoots in their recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.

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Accor CEO shares COVID-19 lessons and trumpets “essential” travel agents

by Huntley Mitchell

Accor chairman and CEO Sébastien Bazin delivered by far one of the best speaking sessions at Travel DAZE 2020, admitting his own mistakes and giving credit where credit’s due.

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