British Airways Elevates Chicago Experience with Third Daily Service and Terminal Move

British Airways has moved its departures from Terminal 5 to Terminal 3 at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, offering its eligible customers access to American Airlines lounges This summer the airline is also introducing a third non-stop daily service from Chicago to London All British Airways, Iberia and Aer Lingus flights now depart from Chicago Airport, Terminal… Read the full press release

Hard Rock, Seminole Gaming, and Royal Caribbean Forge Global Partnership

The New Partnership Offers Vacationers and Team Members Rewards at Hard Rock and Seminole Casinos, Hotels and Cafes, and on Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises Vacations (IN SHORT) Hard Rock International, Seminole Gaming, and Royal Caribbean Group announce a groundbreaking partnership that promises benefits for vacationers and team members alike. The collaboration allows travelers… Read the full press release

World of Hyatt Expands Luxury Portfolio with 700+ Mr & Mrs Smith Hotels

A global collection of carefully curated hotels provides members with authentic local experiences for earning and redeeming valuable World of Hyatt points (IN SHORT) Hyatt Hotels Corporation unveils the integration of more than 700 boutique and luxury hotels and villas from Mr & Mrs Smith into its World of Hyatt loyalty program, providing members with… Read the full press release

Hyatt and KultureCity’s Survey Paves the Way for Neurodiversity-Inclusive Hospitality

Hyatt collaborates with KultureCity for a survey of more than 1,000 neurodivergent individuals and caregivers to drive research-supported action (IN SHORT) A recent survey conducted by Hyatt in collaboration with KultureCity sheds light on the needs of neurodivergent travelers and caregivers in the United States, revealing opportunities for the hospitality industry to enhance inclusivity. With… Read the full press release

Marriott International Announces New Ritz-Carlton Reserve in NEOM’s Trojena, Saudi Arabia

(IN SHORT) Marriott International, Inc. has revealed plans for its second Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Saudi Arabia through a partnership with NEOM. Set to debut in Trojena, a picturesque mountain retreat in the northwest, the resort promises an exclusive luxury experience tailored for discerning travelers. With 60 opulent villas and a host of amenities including a… Read the full press release

Emirates Hosts Heartwarming Day for Local Children in Lyon, Continues Commitment to Community

(IN SHORT) Emirates, the Official Main Sponsor of Olympique Lyonnais, showcased its dedication to community engagement by hosting children from local organisations, Hôpital Mère Enfant and Centre Léon Bérard, for a special day on April 14, 2024. More than 20 children were treated to a memorable experience as they walked hand-in-hand with renowned players on… Read the full press release

Minor Hotels Surpass Sustainability Targets, Pledge Net Zero by 2050

Minor Hotels’ energy and greenhouse gas emission intensities, per rooms sold, decline nearly 8% and 11%, respectively, versus 2022. Water intensity per rooms sold declines 4% year on year. Organic waste to landfill intensity falls 27% compared to baseline year of 2021, with amount of waste recycled up 40% compared to 2022. Global expansion and new… Read the full press release