News in brief: Nigeria, Jumeirah, Sheraton

US withdraws terror threat:  The U.S. embassy in Nigeria has withdrawn its terror warning on 3 hotels in Abuja.

Read more at Reuters


Jumeirah expands in UK:  Jumeirah Group has signed a management deal to manage luxury residential apartments in London.

Read more at Arabian Business


Sheraton expands in Russia:  Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. has signed an agreement with Otdelstroy-Invest to open a Sheraton hotel at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport.

Read more at AddPR


Club Med expands in China:  Club Méditerranée has signed an agreement with ChinaPaoShan Group to open a Club Med Resort in Guilin, China in August 2012.

Read more at Reuters


Pinnacle sells Reno hotel-casino:  Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. signed an agreement to sell the Boomtown Reno hotel-casino for US$22.2 million to M1 Gaming Reno and SJP Reno Property.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal


Red Lion lists 2 hotels:  Red Lion Hotels Corp. has listed for sale the Red Lion Hotel Medford in Oregon and the Red Lion Inn Missoula in Montana.

Read more at The Sacramento Bee