Ctrip.com International, one of China’s largest integrated travel services companies, has signed an agreement with Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR) to develop a global distribution strategy promoting MHR properties to Ctrip’s 300 million-strong customer base. The agreement was announced at ITB Berlin by David Zhou, chief business officer for Accommodation Business Unit of Ctrip and Nayan
Millennium Hotels & Resorts Middle East & Africa has debuted a new loyalty scheme with a focus on the local market. ‘You Loyalty & Rewards’ programme has been developed for the Middle East & Africa based on insights and feedback from guests in the region. Kevork Deldelian, chief operating officer, Millennium Hotels & Resorts Middle
Amit Jha has been appointed as executive chef of Millennium Plaza Hotel Dubai. Jha holds a bachelor’s degree in hotel management and international hospitality management and has 15 years of culinary experience. He previously held positions in New Delhi with Taj Mahal Hotel and Hyatt Hotel and also worked with Carnival Cruise Lines in Miami.