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Langham Place Hotel

Yield the lure for Great Eagle hotels spin-off

Langham Place Hotel Hong Kong

The company, controlled by Lo Ka-shui, is taking advantage of investors' interest in high-yield products to hive off its three Hong Kong hotels into a business trust called the Langham Hospitality Investments Group.

Thursday, 2 May, 2013, 3:47am

Guests part of the big picture in Langham Place Hotel art experiment

Hotels have long strived to impress guests on their first arrival at the lobby, but few have come up with ideas more than extravagant chandeliers, designer furniture or impressionist paintings on the wall.

Langham Place Hotel, on the other hand, has a novel approach - to let visitors become a part of the artwork right in the lobby.

23 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Mong Kok's going Japanese with opening of robatayaki eatery

A first-rate Japanese robatayaki restaurant and bar in the middle of Mong Kok? That's what the Langham Place Hotel is betting on with its new eatery, Tokoro. They threw a big opening celebration on Tuesday night to entice the media and A-listers to make the long journey Kowloon-side for some authentic grilled snacks and sake.

29 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Trainees need care and human touch

When recent graduates enter the workplace, they have to adapt quickly to a new environment and learn to cope with a whole new way of life within a relatively short time. Some employers still seem to think the best approach is just to throw young recruits in at the deep end and allow them to sink or swim.

22 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

In Brief

Free dose of Chinese medicine at Langham Place

15 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Cultural crusade comes to Mong Kok

Mong Kok's five-star Langham Place Hotel is hosting its second artists-in-residence programme in a bid to upgrade the image of its Portland Street neighbourhood.

18 May 2007 - 12:00am

Appointments

Sean Saeed Hesh

Managing director of Merchant Solutions,

First Data International

17 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

What's On

Tomorrow

Effective Cross-border Business Management Forum 2006 (Pacific Internet). Shanghai Ballroom, Langham Place Hotel.

E-mail: pihk-5@pacific.net.hk; website: http://corporate. pacific.net.hk/forum2006

July 28-August 1

18 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Hotel group seeks unconventional brand director

A hotel group with a heritage dating back to 1865 is opening its doors for a brand builder who thinks unconventionally.

Langham Hotels International is hiring a director of brand communications to help build its brands.

The hotel group has six properties with more than 2,700 rooms in five gateway cities across four continents, including two in Hong Kong.

8 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Tower to set office rental mark

Langham Place Office Tower will become the new benchmark for office rentals in Kowloon as a shortage of supply and growing business fuels demand for office space, industry players said.

10 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Box

Box

Curated by Simon Birch

Langham Place, Mongkok

Reviewed: June 29

The 'box' may just replace red-white-and-blue-striped cloth as the Hong Kong art cliche. A group show in Langham Place, Box, is curated by promoter/DJ-cum-painter Simon Birch and presents a broad selection of work ... in glass 'boxes'.

5 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Silver service vs red lights ... the battle for the soul of Mongkok

Visions of well-mannered and immaculately dressed waiters swooping down on drug dens and vice establishments came to mind when the city's top cop invited staff of Mongkok's Langham Place Hotel to help 'patrol the streets'.

18 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

Children's Whisper 2005 Conference and Expo

Featuring talks and parental workshops such as Play and Child Development - Indispensable Insights for Parents, plus book readings for kids. Today, 1pm-6.15pm, Langham Place Hotel, 555 Shanghai St, Mongkok, $200 adult, $80 child. Inquiries: 2575 3928

18 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Langham's daily sessions lift staff morale and skills

AT THE LANGHAM Place Hotel, staff training is five days a week, 15 minutes a day.

The hotel has taken an innovative approach to improving staff performance and raising customer service standards by making staff training virtually part of its daily operations.

16 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Plenty of room to grow in busy Mongkok hotel

Whether you have decades of hotel experience and hanker for a change or simply yearn to get your foot on the first rung of the ladder, a unique chance has arisen to join a recently opened hotel in the heart of Mongkok.

A broad selection of positions has opened up at a magnificent new five-star hotel that is part of a prime retail, office and hospitality development.

12 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

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