News in brief: Laurus, Amari, Aimbridge

Laurus acquires Pennsylvania hotel:  Laurus Corp. bought the 146-room Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia/Ft. Washington, located in Fort Washington, for an undisclosed sum. Laurus plans to invest US$1.9 million in property improvements.

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Amari to enter Bangladesh:  Onyx Hospitality Group announced that it signed a management deal with Karishma Services to open the first Amari-branded property in Bangladesh, the 134-room Amari Dhaka in 2014.

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Aimbridge to expand in San Antonio:  Aimbridge Hospitality that is signed an agreement with Cypress Real Estate Advisors to manage the 410-room Wyndham Riverwalk San Antonio, formerly the Crowne Plaza San Antonio Riverwalk.

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Park Inn to expand in Philippines:  SM Hotels and Conventions Corp. signed a deal with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group to open a 150-room Park Inn by Radisson-branded hotel in Clark.

Read more at Inquirer Business


Hotel Hans rebrands as Anya:  Hotels Hans, which operates two hotels in New Delhi and Puri, India, will rebrand as Anya Hotels & Resorts.