News in brief: HPL, Prism, Kosmopolito

HPL buys Maldives development:  HPL Hotels and Resorts bought the 100-room Baa Atoll Malefushi resort development.

Read more at Haveeru


Prism to decide on buying Hilton Baton Rouge:  Prism Hotels & Resorts will decide in 60 days whether to buy the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center it recently took over management of.

Read more at The Advocate


Kosmopolito expands in Malaysia:  Kosmopolito Hotels International has rebranded the Silka Maytower Hotel & Serviced Residences, Kuala Lumpur.

Read more at Asia Travel Tips


Gaylord gets less than requested incentives:  Gaylord Hotels received US$72 million less in economic incentives from Colorado that it requested to build a 1,500 hotel and convention center in Aurora.

Read more at The Denver Post