David Keen and Catherine Monthienvichienchai of QUO speak to Puneet Chhatwal,
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of The Indian Hotels Company (IHCL),
to understand his thoughts on the future of travel.
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The Tony Blair Institute for Global Change analyses the COVID-19 situation in
Europe, in particular the UK. They also compare containment of the pandemic in
Europe and East Asia
[googlepdf url="https://w-hospitalitygroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/A-Sustainable-Exit-Strategy-Managing-Uncertainty-Minimising-Harm-Tony-Blair-Institute.pdf" download="Download" ]
OG Power have developed a hand-washing station which “provides centralized, large
scale hand washing capacity for temporary handwashing stations”.
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At a time of global crisis, we at W Hospitality Group hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and well.
As an owner, operator, investor or just someone with a general interest in the hospitality industry, are you prepared for the new reality that hospitality operators will face once the COVID-19 pandemic is over?
We invite you to join the next in our “COVID-19 and Beyond” Series, this time on the subject Re-Thinking Hotel Supply and Demand Scenarios Post-COVID-19. We will give an overview of the strategic planning tool which we presented in the first in the series, and then provide our thoughts and some direction on how the dynamics of hotel supply and demand will have changed, and how to interpret them to your own situation
It holds on 15 May 2020 from 11:00am – 12.30pm West Central Africa time (BST).
Click here to register if you would like to join in on our next virtual strategy workshop.
Looking forward to hosting you!
This Skift article talks about how Blackstone, the world’s largest alternative asset
manager, is using the hotel industry’s last downturn as an example for how to weather
the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.[googlepdf url="https://w-hospitalitygroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/How-Blackstones-Earlier-Hilton-Investment-Will-Guide-Its-Hotel-Strategy-in-This-Crisis.pdf" download="Download" ]
In this February 2020 article, Harvard Business Review authors describe how to lead
businesses through the COVID-19 crisis.
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Colliers International presents the results of a survey of hotel owners and developers in
the Middle East and North Africa into their responses to and expectations following the
COVID-19 crisis.[googlepdf url="https://w-hospitalitygroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Colliers-Survey-Summary-16-April-2020.pdf" download="Download" ]
The Manufacturer Association of Nigeria (MAN) letter of exemption from the COVID-
19 lockdown from the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Investment
[googlepdf url="https://w-hospitalitygroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/LETTER-OF-PERMIT.pdf.pdf" download="Download" ]
Biznews have provided this article from the point of view of Clem Sunter, Scenario
Planner and Strategist based in South Africa[googlepdf url="https://w-hospitalitygroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Clem-Sunter_-What-life-will-be-like-as-we-lift-Covid-19-lockdown-four-scenarios-BizNews-1.pdf" download="Download" ]