Cambria Suites expands in US: Choice Hotels International Inc. announced on Wednesday that its brand Cambria Suites would debut in Washington, D.C. as part of a mixed-use development and that a 127-room Cambria Suites hotel will be built near the Houston airport.
New hotel at Bognor Regis: A new US$38 million (£25 million) Wave Hotel will be built at the Bognor Regis Resort in Great Britain.
RCI expands in Cyprus: The Akamas and Alexandria resorts in Cyprus have become RCI vacation exchange affiliates.
TripAdvisor testifies against Google: In U.S. antitrust proceedings on Wednesday, online hotel review website publisher TripAdvisor testified that Google Inc. threatened to shut out TripAdvisor websites from its search engine if their content was not provided to Google Places.
Home Inns secures loan: Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. secured a loan of US$250 million for an acquisition.