AccorHotels to bring global brands to India

French hospitality major AccorHotels is exploring the possibility of bringing some of its international brands to India, besides strengthening existing brands, said a top executive. “Currently, we have 10 brands operating in India out of the 30 established brands,” said Jean-Michel Casse, chief operating officer — India and South Asia, AccorHotels. “Raffles and Banyan Tree…

DLF’s $5 billion plan for 25,000 hotel rooms

Cheaper hotel rooms are something that India desperately needs today. Already the room rentals in India during peak season rival that of major cities like New York and Tokyo. Reason being, the lack of enough rooms and a heavy demand. If the government is indeed serious about attracting the foreign tourist to visit India for…