News in brief: Ramada, Anantara, Crestline

Ramada to enter Fiji:  Wyndham Hotel Group announced the signing of a new franchise agreement with Smugglers Cove Beach Resort Ltd. for the 40-room Ramada Suites Smugglers Cove Fiji.

Read more at 4-traders


Anatara expands in Thailand:  Minor Hotel Group announced that it rebranded the 84-room The Chedi Chiang Mai as the Anantara Chiang Mai Resort & Spa.


Crestline expands in Georgia:  Crestline Hotels & Resorts announced it has assumed management of the 272-room Hilton Atlanta Northeast, located in Norcross.


Staybridge to expand in London:  IHG announced that it signed an agreement with a subsidiary of CLS Holdings to open the 93-suite Staybridge Suites London Vauxhall in early 2015.

Read more at IHG’s website


Steigenberger launches new websites:  Steigenberger launched new versions of its websites, and