News in brief: Marriott, Okura, Revel

England Marriott sold:  The 129-room Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel sold by Zolfo Cooper LLP to an undisclosed international buyer for an undisclosed sum.

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Okura revamps loyalty program:  Hotel Okura Co. is launching One Harmony, a loyalty program for its three hotel groups, Okura Hotels & Resorts, Nikko Hotels International and Hotel JAL City, to replace its current programs Okura Club International and My JALHotels.

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Revel files for bankruptcy:  As it previously announced it planned to do, the owner of the 1,898-room Revel casino-resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, filed for bankruptcy on Monday.

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Domain Hotels Group launches social network:  Domain Hotels Group launched The Conversation, a proprietary social network.

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Bali may introduce price restrictions:  Bali’s provincial government is planning to introduce pricing restrictions on hotel guestroom sales to discourage new hotel developments.

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Premier Inn to expand in Scotland:  Premier Inn announced that it will open four new hotels in Scotland in Glasgow, Perth, St. Andrews and Stirling.

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Google adds opt-out tool:  Hotelier that do not want their hotels listed on Google can now remove them with a new tool from the search engine giant.

Read more at Search Engine Land