News in brief: Wyndham, RLJ Lodging, Dream Hotel

Wyndham expands in Turkey:  Wyndham Hotel Group announced on Monday that it signed an agreement to open its second franchised Wyndham Hotels and Resorts property in Turkey, the Wyndham Istanbul Kalamis Marina.

Read more at Wyndham Worldwide


RLJ Lodging buys Charleston hotel:  RLJ Lodging Trust announced on Monday that it purchased the 176-room Courtyard by Marriott Charleston Historic District for US$42 million from Noble Investment Group.

Read more at MarketWatch


Dream Hotel expanding in India:  Dream Hotel announced a new hotel in Goa, India, set to open in 2013.

Read more at The Economic Times


New Indian budget chain announced:  Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation announced that it will be leasing land from Indian state governments to set up a budget hotel chain in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu, Kashmir and Madhya Pradesh.