Starwood Hotels & Resorts

St Regis, Tianjin

Why would anyone want to visit Tianjin? A 30-minute ride on a high-speed train from Beijing, Tianjin is a relatively stress-free getaway for the busy executive.

Sunday, 24 June, 2012, 12:00am

Chic journey of discovery

Openings in front office, housekeeping, kitchen and F&B Le Meridien Cyberport hotel

With several Starwood hotels in Hong Kong, job applicants have a wide range of opportunities to join one of the Asia-Pacific region's fastest developing hotel chains, with excellent career development opportunities across more than 1,000 properties worldwide.

19 May 2012 - 12:00am

Confident staff with passion and drive get global pass

20 openings in sales and marketing, F&B and rooms Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers

Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers has 20 vacancies from entry- to middle manager-levels in its sales and marketing, food and beverage and room divisions.

21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

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Past experience

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Creative types welcome some top-notch overseas talent and celebrate taking a good look at design

A line-up of top-notch international designers gave the city's creative types plenty to look forward to at the annual Business of Design Week.

Now in its ninth year, the event involves forums, seminars and exhibitions on all things to do with design, technology and brand management.

5 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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Swinging escape

11 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Children are welcome

When it comes to plush accommodation and superb recreational facilities, the Empire Hotel & Country Club (EHCC) in Brunei meets the highest international standards.

But along with pampering jet-setting executives and wealthy travellers, the resort also rolls out a special welcome mat for children.

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Playing to the crowds

As mainland visitors have become a more important customer source, hotel chains are coming up with personalised programmes to make them feel at home.

Starwood Hotels has seen double- and triple-digit growth by mainland travellers, year-on-year, in its properties in major cities around the world.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Starwood has big plans for China

American hotelier Starwood Hotels and Resorts expects to more than double its portfolio in China during the next three years, with plans to run 175 hotels in greater China in three years, up from the current 75, said chief executive Frits van Paasschen.

12 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

W Seoul-Walkerhill

Opened back in 2004, W Seoul-Walkerhill was the first W Hotel to debut in Asia. As the brand's first Asian foray - and the second international W destination - the hotel is a stunner, and even by today's standards it is still one of the most well-designed properties in the region.

18 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Triad gang demands hotel pay-off

One of the worlds biggest hotel groups has been the target of intimidation and extortion by triads in Shenzhen.

Dozens of gangsters moved into the lobby of the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel not far from the Lok Ma Chau border crossing to Hong Kong after an underworld boss collapsed and died in a hotel toilet.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Siege at hotel after triad boss dies in toilet

Triad gangsters waged a campaign of intimidation and extortion against the management of a top hotel in Shenzhen after a crime boss died of a heart attack in its lobby toilet.

Two people with personal knowledge of the events said the underworld chief was found in a coma at the Four Points by Sheraton Shenzhen hotel on May 26.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

LIVING it up

Bangkok is a favourite holiday location for Hongkongers. More luxury properties are in the heart of the city. The developers are aware that the point of luxurious inner-city living is to be close to the action, while feeling far removed from it.

27 May 2011 - 12:00am

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New in town

27 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Qingdao rides Olympic wave

During the 2008 Olympics, the eyes of the world's sailing enthusiasts were firmly placed on Qingdao, as yachts battled for supremacy on the Yellow River.

24 Sep 2010 - 12:00am