Raffles opens New Hotels in China and the Maldives

Raffles Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of two important new landmark hotels, Raffles Shenzhen and Raffles Maldives Meradhoo. Known as havens for royalty, film stars, writers and artists, many remarkable stories and cultural moments have taken place within the plush confines of Raffles hotels and resorts. “The Raffles collection now includes 14 properties across 12 countries, with a carefully curated list of distinguished addresses in leading markets around the world,” said Chris Cahill, Deputy CEO, Accor. “With a storied history spanning more than 130 years, Raffles is currently experiencing a renaissance, with a robust project pipeline that will see the portfolio add an additional 8-10 hotels over the next

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Travel, Tourism & Sports Portfolio Team On The Rise!

On the back of a successful World Travel Market Africa (WTM Africa) and International Luxury Travel Market Africa (ILTM Africa) – and with FIBO Global Fitness Africa’s Trade Summit and Health, Fitness & Wellness Festival on the horizon for October 2019  – organisers Reed Exhibitions South Africa have announced several internal promotions in the Travel, Tourism & Sports Portfolio. WTM Africa 2019 saw 15 % growth in Travel Professional attendance, as well as a 20% increase in the number of Hosted Buyers. 88% of the buyers who attended ILTM Africa 2019 were new to the event, with attendees coming from Kenya, Poland, Denmark and France for the first time. Megan

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