10.14.19Hilton Announces New Leadership for Middle East, Africa & Turkey Region
Hilton today announced that Jochem-Jan Sleiffer has been appointed to the position of Area President, Middle East, Africa & Turkey (MEA&T).
09.25.19Hilton Continues to Invest in Sustainable Travel and Tourism in Africa
Since announcing its commitment to drive sustainable travel and tourism in Africa less than a year ago, Hilton’s “Big Five” has allocated $626,000 towards community partnerships and projects in five key areas.
09.23.19Hilton Reaches 100 Hotel Milestone in Africa
Hilton today announced at the African Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) the signing of Hampton by Hilton Sandton Grayston.
04.23.19Hilton Fulfils 2018 Pledge to Eliminate Plastic Straws from all UAE Hotels
Hilton today announced that it has fulfilled its commitment to eliminate the use of plastic straws from its UAE hotels.
04.10.19Hilton Continues Its Dynamic Expansion in Saudi Arabia with the Addition of 2,000 Rooms
Hilton today announced the signing of a management agreement to open the world’s largest Hilton Garden Inn.
10.03.18Hilton Launches ‘Big Five’ for Sustainable Travel and Tourism Across Africa
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced an initial investment of USD$1 million to drive sustainable travel and tourism in Africa.
07.31.18Al Habtoor Group and Hilton; A New Partnership at Al Habtoor City
Three hotels in Dubai’s Al Habtoor City are to be rebranded by Hilton which was confirmed today at a press event in Dubai.
10.05.17Hilton Launches Africa Growth Initiative
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has committed a total of $50 million over the next five years towards the Hilton Africa Growth Initiative to support the continued expansion of its Sub-Saharan African portfolio.
07.04.17Hilton to become first global hospitality chain operating in Niger
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) will welcome its first guests in Niger in 2019 after signing a management agreement with Niamey Hotel & Suites Niger Ltd for a 142 guestroom property in its capital city of Niamey.
10.05.16Hilton Expands Presence In Nigeria With Signing Of Hilton Lagos Airport
Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has announced the signing of a management agreement with Quality Inspection & Testing Services Limited to open a 350 guest-room and suite hotel at Lagos’ Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Nigeria. The hotel, which was signed at AHIF 2016 in Rwanda is set to open in 2023 and joins Hilton’s growing African portfolio targeted at more than 80 properties trading or in the development pipeline, which will see Hilton more than double its presence across Africa in the next 3-5 years.
10.05.16Hilton Builds for the Future at AHIF with Its First Modular Hotel in Africa
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) has marked this year’s African Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) with the announcement of new properties and extensions in three African countries. It continues the company’s commitment to expansion across the continent as it seeks to double its footprint from its existing 39 hotels to more than 80 hotels in the next 3-5 years.
10.05.16Hilton To Open Hotel In Africa’s Tallest Development
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) has signed a management agreement with Jabavu Village Ltd to open a 255 guest-room and suite hotel in Kenya’s capital. The hotel is set to open in 2020 and joins 50 Hilton Hotels & Resorts properties trading or under development in 17 countries across Africa.