10.30.14Hilton Worldwide Signs Exclusive License Agreement for Major Expansion of Hampton by Hilton Hotels in China
Hilton Worldwide today announced an exclusive license agreement with Plateno Hotels Group, one of China’s leading hospitality groups, to rapidly launch and develop the Hampton by Hilton brand in China. With this agreement, Hampton plans to have over 400 deals signed, with the first hotel expected to open by the end of 2015.
06.11.14Hilton Worldwide Signs Agreement For Five Hilton Hotels & Resorts Properties In Myanmar
Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of management agreements with Eden Group Company Limited for five Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties in Myanmar.
03.18.14Hilton Worldwide Extends Soap Recycling to Japan
Hilton Worldwide today announced that it has extended its global soap recycling initiative to all 10 of its Japan hotels. The program supports the company's commitment to diverting waste from landfills through reuse, recycling and donations via its global RePurpose program, and enables Hilton Worldwide to make a significant contribution toward combating hygiene-related diseases in underprivileged communities in Asia.
03.06.14Hilton Worldwide Commits to Promote Equal Opportunity for Women
Hilton Worldwide today pledged its commitment to promote equal opportunity for women by signing the CEO Statement of Support for the Women’s Empowerment Principles. The Principles are the result of collaboration between the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and the United Nations Global Compact and offer guidance on how to empower women in the workplace, marketplace and community.
02.21.14Hilton Worldwide to Ban Shark Fin in all Owned and Managed Properties across Asia Pacific by April 1, 2014
Hilton Worldwide today announced that it will cease serving shark fin and stop accepting new orders for shark fin dishes by April 1, 2014. The ban covers all restaurants and F&B facilities operated by its 96 owned and managed properties across Asia Pacific.
01.16.14Hilton Worldwide Enters Bangalore with Launch of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore
Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the launch of the full-service, upscale DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Bangalore. Located on Sarjapur - Outer Ring Road, in the southeast region of Bangalore, the contemporary hotel is near several IT / ITES Technology Parks, commercial and business hubs, entertainment and shopping centres, educational institutions and sports facilities.