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The Annual HVS Asia-Pacific Hotel Operator Guide 2018 – Excerpt

The publication continues to serve owners as a reference for which operator has a strong presence in their home market and in potential future markets further ashore as well as key feeder markets across the region.

The Annual HVS Asia-Pacific Hotel Operator Guide 2017 – Excerpt

The publication continues to serve owners as a reference for which operator has a strong presence in their home market and in potential future markets further ashore as well as key feeder markets across the region.

2016: Hotel Valuation Index (Asia Pacific – Select Markets)

The Hotel Valuation Index analyses economic as well as hotel-market specific demand and supply dynamics to derive indicative values and future growth trends for the top 32 hotel markets in 13 countries in the Asia Pacific region.

Five Key Takeaways | Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Sri Lanka 2016

The inaugural Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Sri Lanka 2016 provided insights into the country’s tourism and hospitality landscape and identified opportunities for investment and development by key industry stakeholders.

SRI Lanka Tourism: A Step Forward in the Growth Story

The article presents the changes in the tourism landscape of Sri Lanka in the past two years, with improvements in infrastructure, tourist arrivals, and hotel market performances, concentrating on the hotel markets of Colombo and the Southwest Coast.

HVS Reviews Sascha Reichstein’s Book Be my Guest

This review of Sascha Reichstein’s Be my Guest, examines Hilton’s dual role as an international American symbol and a local institution. Reichstein’s book uses photographic images and employee interviews to contrast two international Hilton hotels.

Sri Lanka Tourism: Poised For Growth

The article provides an overview of Sri Lanka’s tourism industry and discusses the factors responsible for tourism growth, highlighting the shortage of rooms in the country. It also discusses the future trends and challenges.

Post Tsunami Sri Lanka: Damaged, But Not Defeated...

Tsunami highlights tourism industry's biggest handicaps: its vulnerability to changes in the immediate environment. It is among the first to get affected but among the last to recuperate. Sri Lanka prepares itself for the troubled times, yet again.