Archive for the ‘Press Releases’ Category

SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS SIGNS MANAGEMENT CONTRACT FOR A RESORT IN MAURITIUS Le Touessrok, Mauritius to be reflagged a Shangri-La Resort in 2015

Jun 20, 2014

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Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has signed a management contract for Le Touessrok, Mauritius.  The group will take over management of the resort in August 2014 and will reflag and launch the hotel as Shangri-La’s Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius in September 2015 following a renovation. The announcement follows the signing of a joint venture

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NATIONWIDE CURFEW LIFTED

Jun 17, 2014

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The nationwide night curfew that has been in place since 22 May 2014, has been lifted as of Friday, 13 June 2014. The announcement from the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), currently overseeing Thailand’s administration, has been welcomed by the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), as it marks a return to normality for

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WILDERNESS HOLDINGS INTEGRATED REPORT RECOGNISED AS 6TH BEST IN THE WORLD

Jun 12, 2014

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The Wilderness Holdings Integrated Report for the 2013 Financial Year has once again been recognised as among the best in the world in the Corporate Register Reporting Awards (CRRA) for 2014. Wilderness Holdings’ report placed 6th in CorporateRegister.com’s annual awards. CorporateRegister.com is the primary global reference point for corporate responsibility (CR) reports and resources worldwide.

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SHANGRI-LA HOTELS AND RESORTS SIGNS LETTER OF INTENT TO MANAGE NEW HOTEL ON PALM JUMEIRAHGroup’s fifth hotel in the United Arab Emirates will be located in The Palm Tower, a new, 52-level landmark development with unrivalled views of the Arabian Gulf

Jun 10, 2014

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Hong Kong, 10 June 2014 – Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts and Dubai-based real estate developer Nakheel have signed a letter of intent for Shangri-La to manage a 290-room hotel in The Palm Tower on Palm Jumeirah.  The parties expect to sign a comprehensive hotel management agreement for the property in the coming weeks. Construction of

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CRITICALLY ENDANGERED BLACK RHINO TRANSLOCATION TO BOTSWANA

Jun 10, 2014

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Wilderness Safaris is delighted to announce the successful capture of a small founder population of Critically Endangered black rhino in a joint collaboration with the Botswana and South African Governments. The rhino are destined for a safe haven in Botswana. This follows the successful capture and release of a group of black rhino last month

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