Starwood signs Sheraton in Okinawa

Starwood hassigned an agreement with Joint Hospitality Co., Ltd to open a new-buildSheraton Okinawa Ginowan Hotel in Japan. Targeted to open in 2010,the  Sheraton Okinawa Ginowan Hotel will be located in Ginowan City,on the west coast of Okinawa main island.

The hotel is closeto the Okinawa Convention Center, the largestconvention center in the city, as well as Ginowan Port Marina.

The hotel willhave 245 rooms of which at least 10% will be suites.