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Kigali Marriott Hotel Clinches Two Awards at the World Travel Awards, Africa

The award was presented at a glittering award ceremony attended by eminent industry leaders and VIPs from across Africa at the World Travel Awards Africa 2017, Annual Gala at Kigali, Rwanda

Kigali Marriott Hotel (www.KigaliMarriott.com) was recognized as Rwanda’s Leading Business Hotel and Rwanda’s Leading City Hotel at the prestigious World Travel Awards, Africa 2017. The award was presented at a glittering award ceremony attended by eminent industry leaders and VIPs from across Africa at the World Travel Awards Africa 2017,…

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Marriott International continues extensive expansion in Africa: Targets over 200 hotels with more than 37,000 rooms by 2022 expecting to generate $8.5 billion of capital investment and 50,000 direct and indirect jobs

Today Announces Seven New Hotels, Marking a Debut in Ivory Coast and Strengthening Presence in Ethiopia, Ghana and Nigeria

From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) (www.Africa-Conference.com) in Kigali, Rwanda, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced further expansion plans in Africa with seven new hotel signings. Marriott International was the first global chain to make a significant investment in Africa with the acquisition of Protea Hotels for $210…

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Protea Hotels by Marriott Strengthens Footprint in Nigeria

The 90-room hotel, developed by African Capital Alliance, a leading investment firm, and Kunoch Limited, is located in Owerri city, the capital of Imo State

Protea Hotels by Marriott (www.Marriott.com), part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR), today announced the opening of Protea Hotel by Marriott, Owerri Select in South-Eastern Nigeria, a development, which further consolidates its presence in the country. The 90-room hotel, developed by African Capital Alliance, a leading investment firm, and Kunoch Limited, is located in…

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Marriott International Scoops Two Major Industry Awards in South Africa

Voted Best Business Hotel Group and Best International Hotel Group at the Business Traveler Africa Awards 2017

Entrenching its position in Sub-Saharan Africa as a leading hospitality provider in the region, Marriott International (www.Marriott.com) bagged two major hotel category awards at the Business Traveler Africa Awards for 2017, recently held in Cape Town. Voted as the Best Business Hotel Group and The Best International Hotel Group in…

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Marriott International to Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Annual Road to Awareness Campaign with 3-Day, 600km Cycle Challenge across Jordan

In the nine years since its launch, the campaign has raised close to USD 7 million with the goal of making a positive difference to underprivileged children

10th edition of annual Road to Awareness campaign will take place in Jordan, over grueling 600km between October 12th to 14th Campaign has previously raised close to USD 7 million for charity 24 Marriott International employees from across the MEA region taking part For the past decade, Guido De Wilde…

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Alibaba Group and Marriott International Announce Innovative Joint Venture to Redefine Travel Experience

The joint venture will leverage Marriott International’s global portfolio of brands and unparalleled hospitality expertise to revolutionize the travel experience

Joint Venture to Create Seamless, Insight-based Travel Services, With Alibaba Serving as Gateway to More than Half a Billion Chinese Consumers Chinese Outbound Travel Set to Boom with 700 Million Trips Estimated for the Next Five Years as Consumers Seek New, Elevated Travel Experiences Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (“Alibaba”) (NYSE:…

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Marriott International Announces Dynamic New Sales and Marketing Leadership Team to Support its Rapidly Growing Middle East and Africa Portfolio

The leading hotel operator is targeting a projected growth of 150,000 rooms operational and pipeline in 38 countries by 2022 across Middle East and Africa

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced the expansion and strengthening of its Sales and Marketing Leadership Team for Middle East and Africa. This bold new initiative comes on the heels of the successful mega merger between Marriott International and Starwood Hotels and Resorts and the fast progressing integration of…

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Iconic Sheraton Cairo reopens after extensive renovation

Reveals modern, contemporary interiors, refreshed public spaces and revitalized and new dining venues together with the renowned hallmark Sheraton service

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) (www.Marriott.com), today announced the reopening of the iconic Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino (www.SheratonCairo.com), a city landmark for more than four decades. A highly anticipated reopening, the hotel emerges after extensive renovation to reveal a distinct and vibrant aesthetic with…

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Marriott Rewards & Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Unveil Master Classes, a Series of Highly Personal and Interactive Learning Experiences with Renowned Experts

New, global member series kicks off with Dwyane Wade, Laird Hamilton, Annika Sörenstam, Padraig Harrington, Eric Ripert, and others

Whether you want to learn how to whip up edible works of art, consistently drain the bottom of the net, or perfect your backswing, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), are making it all possible with the new master class series. Available exclusively for members as a result of…

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Marriott International to Debut The Ritz-Carlton in the Zanzibar Archipelago

Slated to open in 2021, the 90 room all-suite and villa resort will provide the quintessential Indian Ocean experience amidst an idyllic island setting

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced the signing of an agreement with Pennyroyal Gibraltar Limited, to debut The Ritz-Carlton brand (www.RitzCarlton.com) in the exotic Zanzibar Archipelago. Slated to open in 2021, the 90 room all-suite and villa resort will bring the defining luxury experience of The Ritz-Carlton to one…