NH Hoteles to debut in China

NH Hoteles, Madrid, announced on Wednesday that it will open its first hotel in China in early 2012.

The 210-room hotel will be located in Chongqing and is being developed in partnership with the hotel subsidiary of HNA Group, Haikou, China.

“The agreement is aimed at gaining benefits from potential synergies between both parties and will allow us to create cross-selling opportunities between a leading Chinese group in the tourism business and a reference group in the European hotel market,” said Francisco Zinser, chief strategy and development officer at NH Hoteles.