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Expedia becomes exclusive provider of wholesale agent rates for Marriott

Despite the constant war between hotels and OTAs, the world’s largest hotel chain has penned a new partnership with Expedia.

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Hotel Wrap: Accor to bring Fairmont brand Down Under, Ovolo South Yarra + MORE

This week’s Hotel Wrap is so big that you’ll probably need to take a break or two from reading it. Pace yourself.

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Marriott’s RevPAR falls more than 80pc in Q2, but CEO notes “steady signs” of demand returning

by Huntley Mitchell

Here’s yet another serving of dour financial results from a hotel giant, this time with a dash of optimism.

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JW Marriott brand to make Aussie debut

The JW Marriott brand seems to be spreading as quickly as COVID-19, with the announcement of yet another property in the APAC region.

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Marriott opens 800th APAC property

While your clients may not be able to spend a night or few at Marriott’s newest hotel just yet, they can still admire it from a distance here.

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Sydney influencer fined after attempting to escape quarantine hotel

The Potts Point resident said she just wanted to “run to the ocean” and “eat Sydney Thai and a huge plate of oysters”. She was found in Circular Quay after just under an hour.

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Get inspired by videos and virtual messages from these Hawaiian hotels

While your clients may not be able to stay at any of Hawaii’s incredible hotels right now, that doesn’t mean they can’t pay them a virtual visit.

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Marriott announces key leadership changes

There’s been a reshuffle of some of Marriott’s big cheeses. As in executives – not the gouda or camembert types.

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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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Marriott suffers data breach involving 5.2 million guests

What started as a headache for Marriott’s boss amid the COVID-19 crisis has turned into a migraine following this unfortunate news.

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Hotel Wrap: Marriott sees signs of China recovery, Crown’s staff support + MORE!

Keen for some uplifting hospitality news? Take the elevator up to this week’s Hotel Wrap.

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Tourism

BUSHFIRES: US lowers travel warning, koalas appear in NYC and Jacinda Ardern boosts tourism

Companies and individuals continue to rally behind Australia in our time of need. Here’s our latest update on what’s being done.

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