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Marriott’s CEO Charts Exponential Hotel Growth in Africa 2014-2020, Tripling Jobs

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Lodging Leader to Talk About Business and Tourism Opportunities at US-Africa Business Forum BETHESDA, MD, USA – August 4, 2014 – Joining U.S. President Barack Obama, 200 corporate CEOs from the U.S. and Africa and over 45 African heads of state at the US-Africa Business Forum tomorrow, Marriott International, Inc....
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The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Unveils Plans to Expand in CIS with the Announcement of a Hotel in Astana, Capital City of Kazakhstan

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London – June 18, 2014 - The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. and Verny Capital, a leading Kazakhstan private investment group, have signed an agreement for the development of The Ritz-Carlton, Astana. The luxury hotel is due to open in 2017 as the portfolio’s second hotel in Kazakhstan, with The Ritz-Carlton,...
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Marriott International Adds Second Hotel in Siberia

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Expands to 15 Properties in Russia. London, UK – June 16, 2014 – Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announces today the opening of the 175-room Novosibirsk Marriott Hotel in Western Siberia, the company’s second hotel in Siberia and its fifteenth in Russia. The hotel...
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A Nod to the Past, a Vision for the Future - Marriott Celebrates the Grand Opening of Its 4,000th Hotel - The Marriott Marquis Washington, DC

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Washington, DC., - June 11, 2014 – Marking a milestone in the city where it all began, Marriott Hotels, the flagship brand of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) officially celebrated the highly anticipated grand opening of the company’s 4,000th hotel – the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC. NOTE: For more images...
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The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Announces First Resort on Legendary Island of Langkawi, Malaysia


Hong Kong, China, June 4, 2014 – The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. will double its presence in Malaysia with a new agreement with AJ Resorts SDN BHD to open an oceanfront Ritz-Carlton resort on the tropical island of Langkawi, Malaysia in 2015. The Ritz-Carlton, Langkawi, fringed by lush tropical rainforests,...
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