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Hotel leaders join in call for redirected Federal Support

Peak industry bodies, the Accommodation Association and Tourism Accommodation Australia and the leaders of Australia’s hotel networks have united in a plea to the Morrison Government to redirect $270 million in COVID support to save jobs in the devastated Sydney and Melbourne markets. Read more

Trans-Tasman bubble benefit still a way off for Tourism

Peak industry body, the Accommodation Association says while the opening of the trans-Tasman bubble is a very welcome step in the right direction, the reality is that there will  be very little real benefit for Australia’s Tourism sector in the short term. Read more

Hilton Grand Vacations To Acquire Diamond Resorts International

Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) (“HGV” or “the Company”) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Diamond Resorts International, Inc. (“Diamond”) from funds (the “Apollo Funds”) managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc. Read more

THE BALFIN GROUP AFFILIATES GREEN COAST RESORT AND RESIDENCES IN ALBANIA WITH INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL

Miami, FL, March 1, 2021 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced the addition of Green Coast Resort and Residences in Palasa, Albania, to its global vacation network. Situated within a multimillion-dollar mixed-use beachfront property on the southwestern Albanian coastline, across from the Italian peninsula in the heart of the Mediterranean, …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES CHIC CONDO HOTEL ⎯ BEACHWALK ELITE HOTELS AND RESORTS IN HALLANDALE BEACH, FLORIDA

Miami, FL, February 18, 2021 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services announces the addition of the luxurious Beachwalk Elite Hotels and Resorts property in Hallandale Beach in South Florida to Interval’s global exchange network. The European-style resort was developed for more than $150 million in 2015. Adjacent to Hallandale’s Intracoastal Waterway, …

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New regulation could hurt tourism and timeshare owners

Peak industry body The Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council says changes to regulatory framework have unintended consequences for existing timeshare owners and wider tourism sector There were approximately 198,000 timeshare owners in Australia in 2019, approximately 1.1% more than in 2016. Of this, approximately 99,400 owners (55.2%) have purchased more timeshare since their original …

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Accom veterans fighting back post-COVID

The post-COVID world will offer the hotel and timeshare industries enormous opportunities to fight back from the withering effects of the worldwide pandemic, according to accommodation industry leader Barry Robinson. Read more