Costa Rica has launched an unprecedented plan by which the country aims to achieve zero emissions by 2050.
During the second quarter (Q2) of this year, hotels in Central/South America reported occupancy rose 2.4 percent year over year to 55.3 percent, ADR increased 23.6 percent to USD117.24 and RevPAR rose 26.6 percent to USD64.80, according to STR.
Qatar Airways is further strengthening its sporting partnerships around the world with the announcement that from the upcoming season (2018-19) it will become the official jersey sponsor of the world-renowned Argentinian football club, Boca Juniors through to the 2022/23 season.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation added El Salvador to its portfolio after a Hyatt affiliate entered into a franchise agreement with LATAM Hotel Corporation.
To mark its 30th anniversary in 2017, IntercityHotel instigated a special new link by entering into a cooperation agreement with the Brazilian brand Intercity Hotels.
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas will launch Anantara Maraú Bahia Resort in mid-2018.
Travel company &Beyond has launched an exclusive selection of newly arranged Small Group Journeys.
Nobu Hospitality has witnessed tremendous growth spanning five continents, with the new launch of Nobu Hotels into South America.
Hertz Global Holdings has entered into a long-term strategic partnership agreement with Localiza, one of South America’s largest rental car companies.
STR’s May 2017 Pipeline Report unveiled 60,167 keys in 385 hotels under contract in Central and South America, a 10.3 percent decline in rooms compared to May 2016.