News in brief: Groupe du Louvre, Best Western, HFTP

Groupe du Louvre to debut in Algeria: Groupe du Louvre announced its first hotel in Algeria, The Golden Tulip Arc-en-Ciel, located at Skikda, which will open in 2013.


Best Western expands in Malaysia: Best Western International will add two hotels in Malaysia in 2012, the Best Western Premier Dua Sentral, located in Kuala Lumpur and Best Western Wana Riverside Hotel, located in Melaka.

Read more at Focus on Travel News


HFTP developing hospitality accounting user guide: Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals has begun development on a global hospitality accounting system user guide.

Read more at MarketWatch


IHG launches Caribbean site:  IHG has launched a section on its main website dedicated to Caribbean travel.

Read more at IHG Best Caribbean Vacations & Packages