Starwood Hotels & Resorts this year became the first U.S. hotelier to ink a deal in Cuba in nearly six decades. Marriott International quickly announced plans to do the same, and a number of big-name competitors have since expressed interest in expanding to the island nation. But as U.S. hotels...
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. hotel chain Marriott International secured EU antitrust approval on Monday for its cash and share purchase of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. The deal, currently worth about $12.1 billion, will put...Show More Summary
Protea Hotels has been rebranded with an updated logo; and effective immediately, the brand — which was acquired by Marriott International in 2014, propelling the lodging company to become the largest one in Africa — is now officially known as... The post Protea Hotels in Africa Rebranded by Marriott appeared first on The Gate.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust authorities are set to wave through U.S. hotel chain Marriott International's cash and share purchase of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc without demanding concessions, a person familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. Show More Summary
A week after US President Barack Obama and his entourage vacated the JW Marriott hotel in Hanoi, some 600 international steel market participants moved in. It would be stretching things to say that some of the excitement of Obama’s historic visit to Vietnam hung in the air. Show More Summary
Arne Sorenson, president and chief executive of Marriott International, recently shared at an event at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business his views on leadership, his company and what employers are looking for in their new hires. In the discussion, he mentioned that...
Pamela Anderson is all smiles as she hits the red carpet at the 2016 Champions Of Jewish Values International Awards Gala held at the Marriott Marquis Broadway Ballroom on Thursday (May 5) in New York City. The 48-year-old actress was accompanied by her son Brandon Thomas Lee as she was honored at the event, a [...]
(Reuters) - Marriott International Inc's revenue rose 7.4 percent in the first quarter, helped by higher room rates and occupancy at its hotels. The company, which is buying Sheraton hotels owner Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc, also reaffirmed its forecast of 3-5 percent growth in average revenue per available room (RevPAR) this year. Show More Summary
Today, HRC announced that more than 50 executives from major corporations, including Salesforce, Marriott International, Bloomberg L.P., Unilever, Intel, Yelp, The Hartford, and many others, have signed onto an open letter addressed to Missouri House of Representatives Speaker Todd Richardson. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc and Marriott International Inc said on Friday the stockholders of the companies voted to approve Marriott's acquisition of Starwood to create the world's largest hotel company. Holders...Show More Summary
Finance Insider is Business Insider's midday summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours. To sign up, scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Get updates in your inbox," or click here. It's official: Marriott International's...Show More Summary
Marriott International Inc.’s $12.4 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Inc. was approved by shareholders of both companies, cementing a deal to create the world’s... To view the full story, click the title link.
It's official. Marriott International and Starwood Hotels shareholders on Friday voted in favor of a deal that will create the world's largest hotel company. Marriott is paying about $12.4 billion to buy Starwood. Shareholders will receive 0.8 shares of Marriott common stock plus $21.00 in cash. Starwood, which owns brands including Westin, St. Show More Summary
The Marriott International app has been upgraded to a full Universal Windows App and is now available for phone, tablet and PC. The Marriott mobile app makes travel easier with Mobile Check-in and Check-Out. Make reservations at over 4,000 hotels and resorts in 70 countries and 16 brands including JW Marriott, Autograph Collection Hotels, Renaissance […]
Marriott International has updated its app, making it a universal app for Windows 10 on PCs, tablets, and phones. The app allows you to easily check-in and check-out of hotels, enroll in Marriott's Rewards program, and more. Marriott now also features Cortana integration....
' Since Marriott International announced its intent to acquire Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide in November, speculation has run wild about the impact on Starwood customers. Luckily, there’s been plenty of news to follow.' -- +Marketplace APM
In an unexpected bidding war for Starwood Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HOT), Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) came out on top against China's Anbang Insurance Group with a deal worth $13.6
Anbang Insurance Group raises its offer for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide to almost $14bn in the latest challenge to the US hotel operator's merger with Marriott International. ||| Beijing - China's Anbang Insurance Group raised...Show More Summary
Hey, Starwood, how does it feel to be the belle of the ball? We're betting pretty dang good. The brand has been at the center of a bidding war between Marriott International and Chinese-based Anbang Insurance Group to buy its entire portfolio. This... via JustLuxe.com
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. has received a $14 billion takeover offer from a group led by China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co., raising the stakes for Marriott International to counter a second time. The 12-year-old Chinese...Show More Summary