News in brief: Wyndham, Westin, Romania

Global travel revenue up:  New data from Pegasus Solutions shows worldwide business travel net revenue was up 12.2% year-on-year in July, while leisure travel revenue was up 8.6%.

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GED ups stake in Continental:  Spanish investment fund GED increased its stake in Continental Hotels, which has 14 hotels with 1,800 rooms across Romania, from 20% to 30%.

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Wyndham expands in Australia:  Wyndham signed a management agreement for a resort in the Australian state of Queensland. The property will be renamed from Mercure Port Douglas Treetops Resort to Ramada Resort Port Douglas.

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Viejas building hotel:  Viejas tribal leaders announced on Wednesday that they will build a 150-room hotel adjacent to the Viejas Casino in Alpine, California near San Diego.

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Westin Hotels 20% off sale:  Westin Hotels & Resorts will launch a 20% off sale on its retail items, including the Heavenly Bed.

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