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Henley & Partners Appointed Marketing Agent for Montenegro’s Citizenship-by-Investment Program

15-Mar-2019 9:16 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Henley & Partners is delighted to have been appointed as Marketing Agent for Montenegro’s new citizenship-by-investment program.   As the global leader in residence and citizenship planning,

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts Cinderella Themed Dessert Buffet - “World of Glass Dessert Buffet”

14-Mar-2019 9:28 AM
Specially prepared dessert items including vanilla mousse in the image of Cinderella, sponge cake patterned after horse carriages and others will be served from April 1 to June 30, 2019 (Photo: Business Wire)   TOKYO--(BUSI

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts “Spring Cherry Blossom Festival” Celebrating the Arrival of Sakura Season

28-Feb-2019 9:57 AM
Sakura cherry blossoms will be displayed throughout the hotel to represent arrival of spring with sakura exhibition and delectable foods using spring ingredients. (Photo: Business Wire)   TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keio Plaz

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Hilton Launches New Brand, Signia Hilton, Delivering Sophisticated Travel While Reimagining Meetings and Events

24-Feb-2019 10:25 PM
Signature dining, design-forward guest rooms and premium wellness amenities elevate business and leisure travel at Hilton’s premier meetings and events brand MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the launch of

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The Peninsula Hotels Named First and Only Hotel Brand to Achieve Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Status across Entire Portfolio

21-Feb-2019 9:39 AM
Official Five-Star Ratings Showcased on ForbesTravelGuide.com The Peninsula Hotels named the first and only hotel brand to achieve Forbes Five-Star status for all of its hotels (Photo: Business Wire) LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIR

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Global Strategist Dr. Parag Khanna joins Henley & Partners’ Board of Advisors

21-Feb-2019 9:25 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dr. Parag Khanna has joined Henley & Partners’ Board of Advisors, an important strategic body that advises and consults the firm’s senior management on key decisions, new business ventures, and humanit

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INVISTA and the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park Sign Memorandum of Cooperation for China ADN Plant

21-Feb-2019 9:17 AM
Wu Qing, vice mayor of the Shanghai Municipal Government & Jeff Gentry, chairman and CEO for INVISTA (Photo: Business Wire) SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Representatives from INVISTA and the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP)

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5 Happening Cultural Destinations to Visit in 2019

16-Feb-2019 7:07 PM
  HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hong Kong There’s never really a sleepy year to visit Hong Kong, but 2019 is particularly ripe for visitors. Spearheaded by the dynamic entrepreneur Adrian Cheng of K11 and New World Development, t

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Virgin Voyages Sailings Now Open for Bookings

15-Feb-2019 10:23 AM
  Virgin Voyages will provide an exclusive experience to be featured on all Scarlet Lady Caribbean Sailings - The Beach Club at Bimini Mark Ronson named the founding DJ of The Beach Club resident-Sea program Virgin Voyages

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Singapore NETS Senior Management, Mr. Alvin Seck Visits Japan for Promoting Business Development with NIPPON Platform

12-Feb-2019 3:48 PM
--Meeting Singaporeans’ favorite destination Hokkaido local important personae-- Ribbon-cutting ceremony: From the left, Kenichi Nakagawa, Sapporo City Council Member; Alvin Seck, Head of Merchant Services & Solutions, NETS; Jun Takagi

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Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. Announced as One of the Top Four United States TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Award Winners

27-Jan-2019 8:58 PM
Only Forbes Five Star Hotel in Downtown Washington, D.C. now ranked #4 of Top Luxury Hotels in the United States Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. (Photo: Business Wire) WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Trump International Hotel®

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MagicStay Launches a New Loyalty Program

21-Jan-2019 6:19 PM
PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MagicStay, the first apartment booking site dedicated to business travel and mobility, is launching its new Magic Loyalty Card program to reward traveler loyalty. MagicStay is the first French alternative accommodation boo

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Keio Plaza Hotel Hosts “Hina-matsuri (Girls’ Doll Festival)” Event – 6,800 Magnificent Hanging Art Ornaments and Tea Ceremony Culture

17-Jan-2019 10:20 AM
About 6,800 hanging decorative art ornaments meticulously hand stitched from cloth of old silk kimono and traditional wooden dolls including the Emperor and Empress, ladies in waiting, and musicians will be displayed in the Hotel main l

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Virgin Voyages Calling All RockStars to Sea

17-Jan-2019 10:13 AM
Sir Richard Branson’s new cruise line to feature RockStar Suites designed by Tom Dixon’s Design Research Studio Future Sailors will live it up with stylish suites, backstage access and service fit for a rockstar Massive Suit

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Asian Countries Dominate When It Comes to Passport Power in 2019

09-Jan-2019 8:57 AM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Japan goes into the new year holding 1st place on the Henley Passport Index, with citizens enjoying visa-free/visa-on-arrival access to 190 destinations. In a further display of Asian passport power, Singapo

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Hong Kong Airlines, Osaka Airport and Tokyo Haneda Airport Lead the Way in Asia Pacific for Punctuality in 2018

04-Jan-2019 11:11 AM
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hong Kong Airlines once again claims the title as the most punctual airline in Asia Pacific, and the third most punctual worldwide, according to the OAG Punctuality League 2019, which is the

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Sitting on the best view of the Shanghai InterContinental Hotel, unveiling the mysteries of this Deep Pit Secret Land

27-Dec-2018 8:37 AM
  SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On December 18th, 2018, Shanghai Dream City Theme Park Carnival and the opening ceremony for Shanghai Public Welfare was launched in its first phase of Shanghai Dream City Theme Park (Deep Pit Secret Lan

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Sydney the world’s 2nd priciest destination for hotels this New Year’s Eve, survey shows

23-Dec-2018 8:39 PM
  SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sydney is the second most expensive destination in the world for accommodation this upcoming New Year's Eve, according to a survey conducted by CheapHotels.org. The survey compared hotel rates in 50 cities a

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The Keio Plaza Hotel Tama Creates New “Hello Kitty” Photographic Spot and Sanrio Characters Themed Rooms -“My Melody” and “Little Twin Stars”

19-Dec-2018 10:06 AM
In Keio Plaza Hotel Tama, a new photo spot based upon the motif of "Princess Kitty" will be created in March 2019. (C) 1976, 2018 SANRIO CO., LTD. TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Keio Plaza Hotel Co., Ltd., one of Japan’s most prestigi

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Ras Al Khaimah Marks New Year’s Eve with Amazing Fireworks and New Guinness World Record Bid

18-Dec-2018 9:59 AM
RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This New Year’s Eve, Ras Al Khaimah is the place to be as the Emirate readies to host the most spectacular celebration with a 12-minute fireworks display - the bid for a new Guinness Wo