NEWS: IHG renews presence in Christchurch 

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a management agreement to develop the 200-room Crowne Plaza Christchurch, signalling a commitment to Christchurch’s economic revival. Located in the central business district and across from the planned new Christchurch Convention Centre due to open in 2017, the upscale hotel will be a conversion of a current commercial building owned by a consortium of local Christchurch investors. The hotel will feature up to five suites and 195 guest rooms and food and beverage options including an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty […]

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NEWS: InterCon Fiji is ‘China-ready’

In a pro-active response to industry market trends, InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa has rolled out a ‘China-ready’ program to prep staff in how best to cater for Chinese travellers. The resort aims to promote awareness and important of the Chinese travel market, and best practices of satisfying Chinese guests to deliver a wonderful Fijian holiday. ‘China-ready’ training encompasses an overview of China, Chinese traveller profiles and characteristics, and basic Chinese language classes. “We’re thrilled to launch the ‘China-ready’ program to raise awareness about the importance of […]

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