Mauritius Hotel Group Seeks $151 Million Funding, L’Express Says

(Bloomberg) — New Mauritius Hotels Ltd., the Indian Ocean island nation’s biggest tourism operator, has tapped a central bank subsidiary for 6 billion rupees ($151 million) in financing as the company struggles with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, L’Express reported, without saying where it got the information.

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The funds, to be raised through the sale of secured bonds, will help the hotel group meet its financial commitments,

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Trump Moved Millions From Jointly Owned Hotel To Campaign Tax-Free, Times’ Tax Documents Suggest

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  • Tax documents from the New York Times suggest that Trump transferred money from a hotel jointly owned by Phil Ruffin to fund his campaign, marking them as a business expense
  • Ruffin and Trump are longtime friends, supporting each others’ businesses, social events, and campaigns
  • Ruffin has headlined an effort to secure help from the government to construct a high-speed rail that would connect the Las Vegas casinos he
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Why was Paul Rusesabagina of ‘Hotel Rwanda’ fame living in San Antonio when he was captured?

The movie Hotel Rwanda has a happy ending, with the protagonist, Paul Rusesabagina, adopting two of his sister-in-law’s daughters, symbolically and literally helping the nation’s next generation rise from the ashes.

It may require pressure from U.S. and Texas officials to make sure the real-life story doesn’t have a tragic ending.

The man known to the world as one of Rwanda’s saviors is now in need of salvation. Rusesabagina was

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Housing Forward checks into Oak Park hotel | Articles | News

Housing Forward has made a major stride in its battle to upend homelessness by entering into a year-long lease with the Write Inn. Housing Forward, which works to transition people experiencing homelessness into stable housing, will use the hotel to house clients in its interim housing program.

“We’re super excited,” said Lynda Schueler, Housing Forward executive director. “This is a game-changer for us.” 

The interim housing program provides temporary housing

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Three arrests made in shooting on Las Vegas Strip near Paris hotel | Las Vegas Local Breaking News, Headlines

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — Las Vegas police arrested three suspects in a shooting earlier this month in front of the Paris hotel and casino. 

About 2 a.m. on September 19, police and emergency personnel responded to the sidewalk in front of the Paris Hotel. There, they found a man and woman both injured from gunfire.

They were taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Detectives said the shooting

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Cincinnati man killed at Indiana hotel, 2 suspects wanted



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GREENDALE, Ind. (FOX19) – Authorities are looking for two suspects wanted in the shooting death of a 19-year-old Cincinnati man at a hotel in Greendale, Indiana, Prosecutor Lynn Deddens said.

Police are looking for 19-year-old Demontre Conley and 21-year-old Talisha Tompkins, both from Cincinnati.

Deddens said Dearborn County dispatch received a call of gunshots fired at Riverside Inn around 8:45 p.m.

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Why Hotels Are Perfect for Holidays

Hotels are the only place created with the sole purpose and mission of offering their guests an unforgettable experience and making sure they feel so good as to want to return when possible. The reasons they are the perfect venue to add to the comfort and fun of your holidays are considered below.

1.  Hotels rooms are geared to provide a pleasant stay

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New owners for hotel known for ghostly encounters


A Brighton couple is restoring, updating historic landmark on the road to a full reopening

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NAPLES — A Brighton couple is breathing new life into the historic Naples Hotel — the 1895-built landmark known for its ghostly encounters and hosting prominent figures such as the

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Marc Vetri opens Osteria Fiorella in Las Vegas

Philadelphia restaurateur Marc Vetri has expanded his food ventures in Las Vegas by opening a restaurant similar to Fiorella in South Philly’s Italian Market.

Osteria Fiorella launched in July as a pop-up inside the Red Rock Casino Resort and Spa in Sin City’s Summerlin neighborhood. Now, it’s there on a permanent basis, with dinner service beginning Monday. 

The restaurant takes the concept of Vetri’s hit pasta bar, which took over 

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Las Vegas haunted houses Asylum, Hotel Fear to open Oct. 1 with COVID-19 protocol | More

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — Longtime Las Vegas haunted house attractions Asylum and Hotel Fear will return to the Meadows Mall for its twenty-second year this fall with new COVID-19 measures in place.

According to a release sent Tuesday, guests will be welcomed back Oct. 1. with an “online timed ticketing system” used to limit occupancy and promote social distancing. The new ticketing system assigns patrons a time slot to return

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Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

On a recent Thursday morning, the staff at the Rockaway Hotel was busy installing sanitation stations, arranging lounge chairs six feet apart and practicing contactless check-ins. Scheduled to open Labor Day weekend, the upscale property sits just two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in Queens.

“We don’t have time to complain or say this pandemic stinks,” said Jon Krasner, one of the developers involved in the venture. “We have to

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The Rise and Fall of Creal Springs’ Ozark Hotel

More than a hundred years ago, those in need of some rest and relaxation would often travel to Creal Springs.

To explain, we have to go back to 1720

At the time, mineral-rich spring waters were discovered in the area which led to small communities growing around them.

According to the Williamson County Historical Society, in the late 1800’s multiple buildings once stood near the springs as hotels and resorts

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Burlingame eyes hotel gatherings | Local News

Burlingame officials interested in offering a lifeline to a travel industry ravaged by the pandemic will lobby state officials to allow small group gatherings in local hotels.

The Burlingame City Council will weigh a proposal Monday, Sept. 21, to request authorization from Gov. Gavin Newsom to allow the city’s hotels to host gatherings of 50 people or fewer.

The discussion comes at the request of local hoteliers whose industry has

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Hotel Plus 2020 Concluded with Great Success on 14th August in Shanghai, China

“The show is very big and has many highlights, covering the needs of hotels at all aspects. I saw various intelligent products were showcased, they satisfied the current needs and development of smart hotels,” said a journalist from HRC China, the sourcing directory for hotels and restaurants, “Hotel Plus is the first trade show for the hospitality industry after the epidemic situation is getting better. The large flow of people

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Victoria premier’s department head ‘unaware’ who decided to use security guards in hotel quarantine



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The head of the Victorian premier’s department has told the hotel quarantine inquiry he is “unaware” who made the decision to use private security guards in the troubled program, with Daniel Andrews set to front the inquiry on Wednesday.

It comes a week after text messages disclosed to the inquiry from the then police commissioner, Graham Ashton, suggest the Department of Premier

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Mum-of-six who downsized in lockdown turns bedrooms into boutique hotel ones

If you’re running out of ideas for a bedroom renovation and you’re fed up of the ubiquitous grey and pink look, take inspiration from this unusual but stunning bedroom.

Shirley Hill, 54, a mum of six from Kilmarnock, Scotland, who runs a sewing business, decided to downsize when five of her six children moved out of home.

After finding a smaller property on the edge of town, Shirley used her

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Crescent acquires luxury hotel in Metro Atlanta market

Crescent Real Estate LLC on Sept. 17 announced it has  acquired The Hotel at Avalon, a 330-room luxury hotel located in the Metro Atlanta suburb of Alpharetta, Georgia.  The hotel is located within the $1 billion, 86-acre mixed-use development community of Avalon.  Crescent acquired The Hotel at Avalon on behalf of Crescent’s GP Invitation Fund II.

As the only hotel within the Avalon community, The Hotel at Avalon uniquely provides

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Nairo Quintana’s hotel room searched by French police on Tour de France



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French police searched hotel rooms occupied by Arkéa-Samsic on Wednesday evening during the Tour de France, according to reports

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Cricket Australia decides to use the on-site hotel at the Adelaide Oval as the quarantine centre for the Border-Gavaskar series

With the Australian summer of cricket around the corner, Cricket Australia has begun planning towards getting the players quarantined and ready for the busy season ahead. The Australian summer which will be topped off by a marquee Border-Gavaskar series is expected to attract major eyeballs from the cricketing world, not just in terms of the profile of the teams involved, but because it shall also serve as a test of

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Virgin Hotel project for downtown Palm Springs postponed

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The Virgin Hotel project in downtown Palm Springs has been postponed, city officials announced Tuesday evening.

The 69-foot, 142-room hotel has been in the works since September 2015 and it was planned to be located just north of the Kimpton Rowan Hotel. The project has faced numerous delays, mostly brought about by the arrest of developers John Wessman and Richard Meaney and then Palm Springs Mayor Steve Pougnet.

Meaney

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