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RIU Hotels and Nakheel sign JV

RIU Hotels & Resorts and Dubai master developer Nakheel have signed a business partnership agreement, with the aim of opening a hotel in Dubai by 2019.  Ali Rashid Lootah,…

U Hotels to arrive in Java

Thailand’s Absolute Hotel Services (AHS) has unveiled plans to launch its U Hotels & Resorts brand on the Indonesian island of Java. Scheduled to open in mid-2016, U Bandung is…

U Hotels to expand in Bangkok

Absolute Hotel Services has announced plans to add its second upscale U Hotels & Resorts property in Bangkok. Set to open in early 2014, U Sukhumvit Bangkok will be located on Sukhumvit…

U Hotels to launch in Sapa

Absolute Hotel Services (AHS) has signed a new contract to bring its U Hotels & Resorts brand to the northern Vietnamese town of Sapa. The deal, agreed with Sapa Petro Tourist Joint…

U Hotels to open in Bali

U Hotels & Resorts has announced that its new Bali property will open its doors early next year. U Paasha Seminyak Bali will feature 103 suites with open-plan bathrooms and large rain…