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Hotel Wrap: Langham expands to the Gold Coast, IHG launches domestic recovery campaign + MORE

Keen to convince your clients that hotels really are on the mend? Introduce them to this week’s Hotel Wrap.

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Hotel Wrap: Outrigger’s new agent newsletter, Marriott’s RevPAR plummets + MORE

This week’s Hotel Wrap is a bit like an Allen’s Party Mix, in that it’s got everything from new properties and wellness series, to agent-focused initiatives and some not-so-good quarterly results.

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Tourism

WTTC unveils health & safety protocols to re-establish confidence in travel

An overarching health and hygiene policy for the travel and tourism industry has been unveiled in a bid to restore consumer confidence post-COVID-19.

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Hotels

IHG anticipates 80 per cent fall in RevPAR for April

by Huntley Mitchell

The dour quarterly results of hotel giants continues apace. This time, it’s IHG revealing the hit it has taken (and will continue to take) from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hotel Wrap: IHG to open first Regent property, Marriott lights up across Asia Pacific + MORE

This week’s Hotel Wrap is full of hope and solidarity, as well as a pinch of ingenuity from the hospitality industry.

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Hotel Wrap: ‘Club Med at Home’ launch, Accor shelters Australia’s most vulnerable + MORE

If this wrap was a hotel, it’d be that one in Dubai that’s 75 floors high. In other words, we’ve got lots of news for you!

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Stamford temporarily closes several properties in Australia and NZ

The hotel company has shut the doors on some of its properties across the trans-Tasman due to a severe downturn in business amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Find out which ones here.

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“A trend in the right direction”: IHG boss welcomes return of hotel demand in Greater China

by Huntley Mitchell

Keith Barr has followed the lead of Marriott’s boss by issuing his own video message in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Hotel Wrap: Accor to eliminate single-use plastic, Club Med’s early bird special, Indigo Hotel opens in Japan + MORE!

Not to toot our own horn, but this week’s Hotel Wrap is some of our best work yet. And by that, we mean it’s extremely long and we managed to put it together without falling asleep.

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Hotel Wrap: NSW planning reforms welcomed by tourism industry, Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales + MORE!

With Black Friday around the corner, we’re checking in to our next hotel in style, thanks to our latest round of expense claims being approved ahead of the weekend.

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Hyatt becomes latest hotel multinational to pledge elimination of small plastic bottles

by Christian Fleetwood

After banning single-use plastic straws and drink picks last year, Hyatt has rolled up its sleeves and flexed its sustainability muscles by banning little bottles of shampoo.

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Hotels

“Get comfortable being uncomfortable”: IHG’s Leanne Harwood on creating a sustainable work culture

by Christian Fleetwood

The regional boss of IHG believes business leaders must encourage staff to make bold decisions in the face of “an unprecedented period of growth” across the industry.

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