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Hotels

Melia’s Holiday Resorts Outshining Its Urban Hotels Performance

City breaks aren't as popular (yet) as beach getaways, but the hotelier still has some way to go to turn a profit after Omicron's impact earlier in the year.

Melia’s Holiday Resorts Outshining Its Urban Hotels Performance

Hotels

Spain’s Melia On Track to Beat Pre-Pandemic Bookings This Summer

The hotel group hit a billion dollars in revenue in 2021, narrowed its losses and predicts a "historic year for resort tourism" in 2022 — but the caveat for the future is how Russia's invasion of Ukraine will affect its business.

Spain’s Melia On Track to Beat Pre-Pandemic Bookings This Summer

Tourism

Spain Counts on Easter Bookings to Drive Its Tourism Recovery

The upcoming "milestone" spring break will reveal whether Europeans have got their appetite for travel back or not.

Spain Counts on Easter Bookings to Drive Its Tourism Recovery

Coronavirus

Melia Hotels Had a Terrible 2020 Like Every Other Hotel Brand

As with other hotel chains, there are plenty of "ifs" for Melia as it looks forward to the rest of 2021. But the big if for them is whether the tourists who typically flock to its resorts - particularly the British - will be vaccinated in time.

Melia Hotels Had a Terrible 2020 Like Every Other Hotel Brand

Hotels

Malaysia’s Genting and Spain’s Melia Are the Only Travel Companies to Top a New Corp Sustainability Ranking

Kudos to the two companies for coming out on top of The Wall Street Journal's ranking. But shame on the rest of the sector. Time to do better.

Malaysia’s Genting and Spain’s Melia Are the Only Travel Companies to Top a New Corp Sustainability Ranking

Hotels

Melia Tests Oracle’s Wearable Tech at Its Resorts and Nearby Merchants

Meliá has followed the path of Disney and Carnival to introduce wearable tech. But it has taken the concept further, enabling nearby merchants like Starbucks to also accept payments made by guests via its new smart wristbands.

Melia Tests Oracle’s Wearable Tech at Its Resorts and Nearby Merchants

Hotels

Video: Melia Hotels COO on Turning Crisis Into Opportunity

Spanish hotelier Melia Hotels is determined to show the world that it offers more than just sun-and-sand resorts.

Video: Melia Hotels COO on Turning Crisis Into Opportunity

Business Travel

EU Is Investigating Tour Operators Over Suspected Anticompetitive Practices

The likes of Thomas Cook and Tui Group should be wary of Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who in the past has taken on Google and Apple. Should she find anything amiss there is the potential of a sizable fine and a revamp of their practices.

EU Is Investigating Tour Operators Over Suspected Anticompetitive Practices

Hotels

Melia Hotels Says the Lower Pound Is Driving Americans to the UK

There has been plenty of negative fallout for the UK since the Brexit vote, but it sounds like increased tourism to Britain could be a silver lining.

Melia Hotels Says the Lower Pound Is Driving Americans to the UK