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Priya Singh Thakur Appointed Director HR at JW Marriott Juhu

She brings over 10 years of industry experience, having worked in the Essar Group, Pidilite Industries and Cigna TTK Health Insurance Company Limited. She has an MBA in Human Resource Management from NMIMS.

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Novotel Goa Appoints New Learning & Development Manager

With over 12 years of cross-functional and academic knowledge in hotel and restaurant operations, Nagarkar comes with extensive experience and domain expertise in the hospitality industry. Having worked with companies like The Taj Group, Fairmont Hotel Canada & Jaipur, Hilton Shillim Estate & Resort

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The Good Times Will Still Take Sometime to Arrive

The CEO Session at HAI's South Asian Hoteliers' Conclave 2016 discussed how the industry was doing and felt that it would take at least a couple more years to be able to feel the push from the high GDP and really begin the upswing in the industry. GST was also a major talking point since the sector

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Taj Group Launches Tajness Campaign

As Taj Unveils Ambitious Tajness Initiative to Strengthen Brand Equity, CEO Rakesh Sarna Says Some Hotels in Tertiary Markets May Have to Exit Group

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Barry Callebaut Opens New, Chocolate Academy in Mumbai

The Centre is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and is led by professionals who have had the benefit of imbibing Barry Callebaut’s extensive global gourmet product experience. The centre’s offerings include a wide range of workshops, courses and demonstrations for professional customers in al

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AccorHotels, Amadeus’ Longest Standing Hotel Customer, Renews Global Agreement

AccorHotels will continue to distribute its hotel inventory through the Amadeus GDS to further its reach to travellers worldwide. Amadeus currently exclusively distributes Ibis Budget, AccorHotels’ benchmark budget brand.

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Mukul Sharma Appointed EAM of Westin Mumbai Garden City

Sharma completed his Masters Diploma in Hospitality Administration specializing in F&B (Kit) Management from Oberoi Centre for Learning and Development (OCLD) and Diploma in Hotel Management from Institute of Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition from PUSA,

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Novotel Goa Resorts & Spa Appoints New Executive Sous Chef

Chef Siddarth Noronha has worked in some of India's best hotels, starting his career with the Taj Group of Hotels before moving to Hyatt and then AccorHotels. He has 12 years of Industry experience.

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YES BANK wins National Tourism Award for ‘Most Responsible Tourism Project/Initiative’

YES BANK is the first bank to receive the prestigious National Tourism Award, which it won for its unique ‘Edge of India’ initiative, which focuses on developing cooperative tourism models to ensure livelihood security of local communities. The Award was presented by Sumitra Mahajan, Speaker, Loksab

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Jetprivilege Pledges 5 Million JPMiles Donation to Nanhi Kali and Save The Children

JetPrivilege members are also invited to donate their JPMiles towards the mentioned NGOs for a week between August 01 and August 07, 2016. The ‘member-donated’ JPMiles will be converted into Indian currency along with their pledged donation, which will be handed over to the respective NGOs.

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