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Honeywell Introduces Designer Guestroom Controls for Hospitality Customers

Called INNCOM Elements, the stylish new switches, sockets and thermostats share common design language across product lines for a completely accessorised guestroom and is part of the most collaborative room automation platform in the world.

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AirAsia India Launched Food Truck to Publicize its Meals

Put together by Taj Sats Air Caterer, AirAsia India offers its guests, world-class food and beverage on-board at pocket-friendly prices in its menu, ‘Santan’! This first-of-its-kind endeavour by AirAsia India aims to take the airline’s in-flight menu offerings to the streets of Bengaluru for a limit

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Taj Mahal, New Delhi at IPA National Polo Championship 2016

The hotel celebrated the final game of the IPA National Polo Championship at the Jaipur Polo Ground, the city’s famed venue for the game.The Hotel set up an exclusive lounge at the venue. Patrons indulged in exquisite delicacies crafted by the Hotel’s team of culinary experts at the Taj Mahal Lounge

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A Royal Experience with All it's Grandeur

We spoke with The Leela Palace New Delhi's Indian Master Chef about the expansion of the Maharaja Table offering, an eight course bespoke Indian meal with a definite opulent after taste, introduced recently at the hotel's Indian restaurant, Jamavar.

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Atul Kochhar to be First Indian to Open British Restaurant in U.K.

The restaurant will be called Hawkyns, the name being a play on Sir William Hawkins, the English sailor and adventurer who befriended Emperor Jehangir.

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Via.com Unveils Biggest Online Travel Sale

BOTS 2.0 is not just available on its website, mobile site and mobile app but also at over 75,000 Via agents’ outlets and at over 5000 corporate partners.

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Sri Lanka Hotels Report Sharp Rate Growth

In year-over-year comparisons with the first nine months of 2015, Sri Lanka hotels reported a 15.0% increase in ADR to LKR15,806.02. Meanwhile, occupancy was relatively flat at 66.4%. As a result, revenue per available room (RevPAR) jumped 14.9% to LKR10,495.60.

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Salvatore Salis Westin Gurgaon’s New Italian Chef

Chef Salis will lead the culinary team at Prego, Westin Gurgaon's signature Italian restaurant. Prior to joining Westin Gurgaon, he served as the Chef de Cuisine at Gecko Lipe Resort, Koh Lipe Thailand.

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AirAsia Holds Annual Bloggers' Meet in Jakarta

This year's AABC gathering saw 47 travel, lifestyle and food bloggers from Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Indochina, Brunei, India, Taiwan and China meet and explore Jakarta's attractions, including the hidden delights of Kota Tua, the capital city's old town.

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AccorHotels Finalises Acquisition of World Leader in Concierge Market

John Paul’s 50,000-partner worldwide network, powerful proprietary CRM software application, and management platform with embedded 360° personalization and profiling capabilities, put the company in a position to deliver comprehensive and trailblazing loyalty solutions in many industries.

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