Monthly Archives: November 2020

New hotels: W Chengdu, Quest Preston, etc.

TTG Asia weekly roundup of new hotel openings and announcements. W Chengdu, ChinaOwned by KWG Group Holdings, W Chengdu is located in the Chengdu High-Tech Industrial Development Zone and marks the debut of W Hotels in southwest China. The hotel offers 297 rooms and suites, including the Extreme Wow Suite …

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Tokyo urges restaurants and bars to close early, people to stay home amid Covid-19 wave

According to The Mainichi Shimbun, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government has called for sites to shorten their opening hours to a three-week period as the metropolis continues to register a high number of new Covid-19 case. This applies to restaurants that serve alcohol, bars, and nightlife businesses such as karaoke lounges. …

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SiteMinder, AsiaPay partner to boost digital payments in Asian hotels

Hotel customer acquisition platform SiteMinder has partnered with AsiaPay, a digital payment service provider, to simplify the online payment process for consumers booking hotel rooms in Asia. Thanks to this partnership, which comes amid growing consumer demand for choice and contactless experiences, AsiaPay’s payment gateways – PayDollar, PesoPay and SiamPay …

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Toyota acquires license to assemble vehicles in Ghana

Economic news for Monday, November 2, 2020 Source: dailymailgh.com 2020-11-02 Toyota Tsusho Corporation Toyota Tsusho Corporation has announced that it has acquired a license for a vehicle assembly company, a first for a Japanese company in Ghana. The planned production capacity of the new plant is 1,300 units per year, …

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