Asia Pacific News

Hilton HHonors Inspires Travelers to Start Playing in Asia Pacific

Unforgettable hotels. Exclusive access. Experiences money can’t buy. All are unique benefits for members of Hilton HHonors, Hilton’s award-winning global loyalty program. Last week, Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) brought the party to Hilton Tokyo Odaiba in Japan, where members attended a private concert with chart-topping singer/songwriter Halsey.

Hampton by Hilton Opens Flagship Hotel in China

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Hampton by Hilton Guangzhou Zhujiang New Town, its newest Hampton by Hilton hotel and flagship property for the brand in China. The 223-room hotel joins the Hampton portfolio of more than 2,100 hotels around the world. Hampton by Hilton Guangzhou Zhujiang New Town is located in the Tianhe District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China and is managed by Huanpeng Hotel Management (Guangzhou) Limited.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Welcomes Award-Winning Guest Mixologist Grant Collins to its Shores

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is delighted to unveil a fresh cocktail menu, exclusively curated by international mixologist and bar consultant Grant Collins.

Hilton Worldwide Strengthens Asia Pacific Leadership Team with Four New Appointments

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced four new appointments in its Asia Pacific leadership team, signaling the high growth potential of this dynamic region.

Conrad Centennial Singapore Appoints David Laval as Executive Chef

Conrad Centennial Singapore is pleased to announce the appointment of David Laval as the hotel’s new Executive Chef. Laval will oversee Conrad Centennial Singapore’s entire culinary operations, catering and banquet, in-room dining service, as well as restaurants including Oscar’s, Golden Peony, Lobby Lounge and The Terrace.

Hilton Worldwide Hotels in China Show Strong Support For China’s Sustainable Seafood Festival

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced its participation in the 2015 Sustainable Seafood Festival, organized by the World Wildlife Fund-China (WWF-China) and the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC). Across Beijing and Shanghai, nine Hilton Worldwide hotels are supporting the festival which brings together hotels, restaurants, retailers and suppliers to raise awareness and promote sustainable seafood options. This marks the largest number of hotels from a single hospitality company participating in the festival.

中国希尔顿全球酒店大力支持中国“可持续海鲜周”

希尔顿全球 (NYSE: HLT) 今日宣布参加世界自然基金会中国区和海洋管理委员会 (MSC) 组织的“2015 可持续海鲜周”活动。在北京和上海,九家希尔顿全球酒店支持可持续海鲜周活动,酒店、餐厅、零售商和供应商合力提高可持续海鲜意识并推广可持续海鲜选项。

Hilton Worldwide Pilots Startup365 Youth Entrepreneurship Program in Guangzhou

Entrepreneurs are critical to the long-term health of any global economy. Hilton Worldwide recently launched its first youth entrepreneurship training program, Startup365, to address youth unemployment in China as part of the company’s commitment to open doors for one million young people by 2019. Startup365 aims to equip Chinese youth with the business skills and entrepreneurial mind-set to succeed in today’s competitive workplace.

希尔顿全球在广州试点“创业365”青年企业家项目

一名成功的企业家对于企业的长期健康发展起着至关重要的作用。近日,希尔顿全球推出了其首个全新的青年创业培训项目“创业365”(Startup 365),旨在改善国内待业青年的就业形势,以响应公司在2019年前向100万青年“敞开大门”的承诺。“创业365”项目致力于通过职业技能培训及企业家精神的指导,让青年们适应现下竞争激烈的就业及工作环境。

Dynasty 8 Awarded ‘Two Wine Glasses’ at the 2015 China’s Wine List of the Year Awards

Conrad Macao’s signature Chinese restaurant Dynasty 8 has been awarded ‘Two Wine Glasses’ at the 2015 China’s Wine List of the Year Awards for the second year in a row. Receiving Two Glasses means that the restaurant’s wine list is recognised as ‘Highly Recommended’ based upon a number of criteria.

Hilton Worldwide Strengthens Presence in Malaysia

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the signing of a management agreement with Pinnacle Nexus Sdn. Bhd. (a member of Cornerstone Partners) to open DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang. Located in the northern beach area of Penang near the UNESCO World Heritage Site of George Town, DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Penang will add to the existing pipeline of five hotels in Malaysia where Hilton Worldwide currently operates six hotels under the Hilton and DoubleTree by Hilton brands.

Conrad Seoul welcomes the new chef of 37 Grill and showcases his new signature menu

Conrad Seoul is home to 37 Grill, an authentic grill restaurant offering the finest in dining ambiance and taste. The 37 Grill is Seoul’s new landmark for a tempting variety of authentic grilled dishes, including the most unique steak in Korea, the Tomahawk.

Hilton Hotels & Resorts Opens First Hotel in Yunnan, China

Hilton Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake, bringing Hilton's world-class hospitality to picturesque Yunnan Province for the first time. Owned by Yunnan Metropolitan City Investment Group and managed by Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Yuxi Fuxian Lake is located on the northeast coast of landmark destination Fuxian Lake.

Hilton Worldwide Extends its Partnership with Room to Read to Create Greater Opportunities for Youth in Asia

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) and Room to Read, a global non-profit organization focused on improving literacy and gender equality in education, today announced the next step in their shared commitment to create greater access to educational opportunities for youth by extending their partnership for another three years. This renewed partnership enables Hilton Worldwide and Room to Read to support the education of another 600 girls, and directly benefit 26,700 students in Room to Read’s Literacy Program in schools across India and Sri Lanka.

Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai Appoints Tanner Liu As Executive Chef

Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai announces the appointment of Tanner Liu as executive chef. Ms. Liu will report to Neige Yuan, director of operations, Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanhai, and will be responsible for the quality management and leadership of the culinary operation in the hotel.

Hilton Chennai Appoints Achal Aggarwal as Executive Chef

Hilton Chennai announced the appointment of Achal Aggarwal as Executive Chef. In this position, Chef Aggarwal will be responsible for managing the overall kitchen operation, including food conceptualisation, preparation, presentation and promotion.

Hilton Worldwide Unveils “First-of-its-Kind” International Partnership with ANA

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced a global partnership with Japan’s biggest airline, ANA, to introduce cutting-edge airline lounges and in-flight services that will raise the bar for the travel and hospitality industries worldwide. The initial phase of this alliance will run between June 1 and August 31, 2015 and is designed for both Japanese and international travelers to “Experience More” of the renowned Hilton hospitality when they next travel through the ANA Haneda or Narita lounges or embark on a flight from Tokyo to Honolulu.

Hilton HHonors Partners With Philippine Airlines’ Mabuhay Miles to Offer Travelers More Ways to Earn Rewards

Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 12 distinct hotel brands, today announced a new partnership with Philippine Airlines, the national carrier of the Philippines. Through this partnership, members of both Mabuhay Miles loyalty program and Hilton HHonors can earn Mabuhay Miles and HHonors Points when they stay at any of the more than 4,350 hotels and timeshare properties within the Hilton Portfolio around the globe.

Tuscaloosa Welcomes Newest Home2 Suites by Hilton

Home2 Suites by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's award-winning mid-tier, all-suite hotel brand designed for modern business travelers and extended stay guests, announced today the opening of Home2 Suites by Hilton Tuscaloosa Downtown University Boulevard. The property is managed by Vista Host and brings 113 new suites to Tuscaloosa, expanding the brand's presence in Alabama.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island’s Undersea Restaurant, Ithaa Celebrates 10th Anniversary

One decade ago, Ithaa Undersea Restaurant at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island was spectacularly ‘sunk’ five metres into the waters of the Indian ocean and ever since it’s been the mecca for lovers of food, culture and architecture the world over.

Hilton Singapore Leads The Way In Asia With Sustainable Seafood Offerings In Dining

Hilton Singapore today announced that it is the first hotel in Asia to achieve Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) and Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Chain of Custody certifications. As a MSC- and ASC- certified hotel, diners at the food and beverage outlets operated by Hilton Singapore can be assured that seafood dishes labeled with the respective ecolabels have been prepared with seafood sources that are sustainably caught and farmed.