News in brief: Hilton, Rezidor, ITC

Hilton expands in Qatar:  Hilton Worldwide signed a deal with a subsidiary of Al Faisal Holding Co. to open two new DoubleTree by Hilton-branded hotels in Doha in 2014.

Read more at MENAFN


Rezidor expands in Georgia:  The Rezidor Hotel Group announced on Tuesday that it will open the Radisson Blu Resort, Tsinandali in 2014.



ITC ‘to expand’ in Sri Lanka:  ITC Hotels is reportedly set to open a hotel in Colombo after buying land there and the property could join Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s The Luxury Collection.

Read more at Financial Express


Anantara expands in Indonesia:  Anantara Vacation Club has added the 18-villa Anantara Vacation Club Bali, Seminyak to its portfolio.


Cerberus reportedly seeking big loan:  Cerberus Capital Management LP is reportedly seeking a US$1.8 billion loan as part of a debt deal for six of its resorts, five of which are in Hawaii.

Read more at Bloomberg Businessweek