Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC and South Asia’s largest hospitality group by market capitalization, IHCL, have agreed to an investment partnership which is expected to be worth $600 million over the next three years, the National Stock Exchange of India-listed… Read More>>
Huazhu Hotels Group, a NASDAQ-listed hotel operator known for its network of economy hostelry chains in China, has teamed up with investment giant China Everbright’s real estate investment arm to launch a private equity investment fund focusing on hotel and… Read More>>
ARA Asset Management announced today that it has registered the initial public offering prospectus for ARA US Hospitality Trust, kicking off a $451 million listing for the hotel investment vehicle in Singapore.
The public offer, which began on Thursday night… Read More>>
Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC announced last week that it had secured a 25 percent stake in the €2 billion ($2.25 billion) European hotel owner-operator citizenM.
The investment makes GIC the third prong in a trio of shareholders now in… Read More>>
Oxley Holdings has appointed new consultants to find a fresh buyer for its Novotel and Mercure hotels on Stevens Road after a previous suitor was found to have breached the terms of a letter of intent for purchase of the… Read More>>
Warburg Pincus-backed Lemon Tree Hotels has entered into a preliminary agreement to purchase Keys Hotels, a unit of New York’s Berggruen Hotels, according to a stock exchange filing by the New Delhi-based company.
Should the transaction take place, it would… Read More>>
Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management has agreed to purchase a set of four hotels, a hospitality development project and branding rights to one of India’s elite hotel chains from Hotel Leela Venture for INR 39.5 billion ($576 million), according to a… Read More>>
The hotel and tourism unit of Shanghai Greenland Group, one of China’s largest real estate developers, announced on March 6th that it has struck new partnerships with three Southeast Asian developers to accelerate the global expansion of its hotel management… Read More>>
Chinese online travel giant Ctrip is subscribing for $32 million worth of shares in one of mainland China’s largest private hotel groups, Zhejiang New Century Hotel Management, ahead of the company’s upcoming Hong Kong IPO.
Ctrip, together with New York-listed… Read More>>
Chinese e-commerce giant JD Group has bought an aging landmark hotel in Beijing for RMB 2.68 billion ($396 million), with the world’s third-largest Internet firm saying that it plans to convert the facility for business and R&D use.
Beijing-based JD Group… Read More>>