Press Releases

2 November 2017
Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL hotels to launch exclusive hotel vouchers on Fliggy this Singles’ Day
Exclusive savings on 15 hotels across Australia, Southeast Asia and China

1 November 2017
Pan Pacific Yangon Opens
Pan Pacific Yangon will set the benchmark for an international five-star hotel experience

9 October 2017
World Food Day on 8 October 2017
More than 1,700 households in need to receive thoughtful food bundles of locally-grown produce

14 September 2017
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts Debuts in Myanmar
Pan Pacific Yangon will set the benchmark for an international luxury five-star hotel experience

28 August 2017
Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s General Managers cross over brands for career development
E.J. MacEwan moves to PARKROYAL Saigon; Paul Flett promoted at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka

24 August 2017
New General Managers announced at two Singapore hotels
Craig Syphers moves to PARKROYAL on Beach Road while Andrew Donadel takes charge at Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore

21 August 2017
New management appointments at Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Kevin Croley will head up Business Development while Cinn Tan will join the Group as Chief Sales & Marketing Officer in two newly-created leadership roles

18 August 2017
General Manager Appointments at Pan Pacific Hotels Group
Mark Losi moves to PARKROYAL Yangon while Guy Owen takes over at PARKROYAL Kuala Lumpur

8 August 2017
Pan Pacific Beijing Opens in Chinese Capital
The 220-room Pan Pacific Beijing will open on 20 August as the latest luxury hotel in the prime Xicheng district of Beijing.

1 August 2017
Pan Pacific Launches First Serviced Suites in Indonesia
Opening in 2020, the property will be part of Indonesia 1, a premium mixed development in the Central Business District of Jakarta

28 July 2017
The Opening of Pan Pacific Melbourne
Hilton Melbourne South Wharf rebranded to Pan Pacific Melbourne

20 July 2017
Private Sector Businesses Take the Lead in Fostering Inclusion at the Workplace
Pan Pacific Hotels Group launches seminar on inclusivity with presenting partners United Overseas Bank, SG Enable and Central Singapore CDC

12 July 2017
Chefs from Pan Pacific Hotels Group create farm-to-table magic and do good with Singapore produce
As part of Pan Pacific Hotels Group’s commitment to care for its wider community, the Group has harnessed the collective experience of the senior chefs from its five Singapore hotels to mark World Food Day with the creation of special dishes made from ingredients which are sourced locally from Singapore farms. These dishes will be available exclusively on the dinner buffet from 15 July to 15 August, with part of the proceeds donated towards the purchase of food parcels for low-income households.

27 February 2017
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Lothar Wilhelm Nessmann as new Chief Executive Officer
Lothar will be responsible for the Group’s overall performance and operations management of over 30 “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels, resorts and serviced suites across Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe.

15 February 2017
Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort to close
The Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort, which Pan Pacific Hotels Group has managed since 2010, will cease operations and close on July 31st following a decision by the owning company to redevelop the site.

6 February 2017
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Thomas Zhong as Vice President, Operations Support and Pre-Openings
Thomas will drive the implementation of operational projects across the Group’s global portfolio and oversee all property pre-openings

2 February 2017
Pan Pacific Hotels Group wins 15 awards at TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Hotel Awards 2017
Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL properties in Singapore, Malaysia, Canada and the Philippines make it to Top Hotels, Best Service, and Luxury lists

7 December 2016
Benny Chung appointed PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road’s General Manager
Benny, who brings more than three decades of luxury hotelling experience from Singapore and China, will now helm the 534-room PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road

10 November 2016
Romain Chan appointed Area General Manager, China and General Manager, Pan Pacific Suzhou
Romain will be responsible for overseeing the Group’s China portfolio which currently comprises four hotels and serviced suites in Suzhou, Tianjin, Xiamen and Ningbo

16 October 2016
Pan Pacific Hotels Group Partners the People’s Association for Largest Donation of Food Parcels to 1,600 Low-Income Households On World Food Day
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has, through a five–day fund raising initiative at its Singapore hotels’ restaurants, raised money to purchase 1600 food parcels—the largest number of food parcels ever received by Food Bank Singapore—for low-income households to make wholesome meals out of.

15 September 2016
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Andrew Tan as General Manager, Pan Pacific Hotel and Serviced Suites Ningbo
An experienced hotelier, Andrew brings more than 22 years of international hospitality experience in Australia, Singapore, and the UK to head up our Group’s 610-unit hotel and serviced suites.

14 September 2016
Marc Emmanuel appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Hanoi
Marc brings more than 15 years of international hospitality experience focusing on operational and revenue management experience at luxury hotels in France, Morocco, Switzerland and Vietnam.

27 July 2016
Pan Pacific Hotels Group Appoints New Vice President, Operations (ASEAN) and Area General Manager (Singapore)
British hotelier Greg Allan joins the Group as Vice President Operations (ASEAN) while Pan Pacific Singapore’s General Manager, Gino Tan, is promoted to Area General Manager (Singapore).

20 July 2016
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to Open Flagship Beijing Hotel in 2017
The Pan Pacific brand will make its debut in China’s capital in the first half of 2017 with the opening of Pan Pacific Beijing in the prime Xicheng district, within walking distance of the renowned Financial Street.

23 June 2016
First Pan Pacific Hotel in Vietnam to Open in October 2016
The Pan Pacific Hanoi will be rebranded from Sofitel Plaza Hanoi after refurbishments.

8 June 2016
Nelson Tan appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Xiamen
Nelson brings more than 15 years of business development, operations and management experience amassed in Switzerland, Australia, Singapore and China.

18 May 2016
Cooked brown rice available as healthier option at all Singapore hotels under Pan Pacific Hotels Group
All dining outlets will offer brown rice or a mix of brown and white rice as an option at no extra cost in any rice-based dish.

14 May 2016
Pan Pacific Hotels Group pledges support for Earth Hour 2016
Asia-Pacific and North America properties go lights-off in support of global movement against climate change

10 May 2016
Kurt Otto Wehinger appointed Area General Manager Oceania and General Manager PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
An accomplished hotelier, Kurt brings more than 30 years of hospitality experience spanning Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East as well as the US

5 May 2016
Allan Wong appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Tianjin
Allan brings more than 20 years of hotel pre-opening and management experience amassed in thriving Chinese cities including Ningbo, Shenzhen and Tianjin

28 January 2016
An Auspicious Beginning to the Lunar New Year with Pan Pacific
From now until 27 February 2016, enjoy complimentary breakfast and a USD38 red packet when you stay with Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts

28 January 2016
An Auspicious Beginning to the Lunar New Year with PARKROYAL
From now until 27 February 2016, enjoy complimentary breakfast and a USD38 red packet when you stay with PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts

14 December 2015
Festive Indulgence with Pacific Escape
From now until February 2016, enjoy complimentary breakfast and other privileges when you book a Pacific Escape with Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts

14 December 2015
Festive Delight with PARKROYAL Getaway
From now until February 2016, enjoy complimentary breakfast for the whole family and other privileges when you book a PARKROYAL Getaway with PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts

2 December 2015
David Tonkin appointed General Manager of PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
With 20 years of industry experience in Australia, the Middle East and London, David now oversees PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport.

17 September 2015
Karen Tan joins Pan Pacific Hotels Group as Senior Vice President, Sales and Revenue Performance
A seasoned Singaporean hospitality professional, Karen brings on board more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and revenue performance in the Asia Pacific region.

15 September 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group conducts major hotel refurbishments across Asia Pacific
Four “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels in Australia, Singapore and Myanmar undergo renovations to unveil refreshed public spaces, guestrooms and amenities.

28 August 2015
Craig Syphers appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore
After successfully leading PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport for more than three years, Craig moves to his first role in Asia, bringing on board over 25 years of industry experience in Australia.

5 August 2015
“Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels, serviced suites in Singapore celebrate Golden Jubilee weekend
Highlights include the live broadcasts of Proclamation of Independence reading and National Day Parade, complimentary local treats, as well as SG50-themed hotel decorations and staff dress code.

1 July 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Dean Rossilli as General Manager of Sari Pan Pacific Jakarta
Dean moves to take on a new challenge within the Group after close to three successful years at the helm of Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore.

22 June 2015
Jean-Marc Poli appointed new General Manager of PARKROYAL Yangon
A French-Italian hotelier with 28 years of operations and management experience spanning Europe and Asia, Jean-Marc will take charge of the award-winning and newly refurbished 333-room hotel.

9 June 2015
Mark SG50 in style at “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels in Singapore
The five hotels have unveiled room offers, dining promotions, National Day packages and unique local guest experiences to mark Singapore’s Golden Jubilee.

20 May 2015
New General Managers at Pan Pacific Perth and Pan Pacific Xiamen
American hotelier John Kockan moves to Pan Pacific Perth after four years at Pan Pacific Xiamen, which will now be headed by Malaysian industry veteran Eric Kee.

6 May 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group launches “Eat Well With Us” initiative to enliven menus at Singapore charity homes
Organised in partnership with National Council of Social Service, this first-of-its-kind community outreach will see eight hotel chefs share healthy recipes to add variety to meals served at the homes.

17 April 2015
“Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels, resorts and serviced suites garner 27 World Travel Awards nominations
Across Asia-Pacific and in North America, the brands and properties are finalists in categories such as Leading Hotel Brand, Leading Business Hotel and Leading Serviced Apartments.

9 April 2015
Vlad Reyes appointed Area General Manager, China and General Manager of Pan Pacific Suzhou
Vlad will be responsible for overseeing the Group’s China portfolio which currently comprises four hotels and serviced suites in Xiamen, Ningbo, Suzhou and Tianjin.

12 March 2015
Michael Ong joins Pan Pacific Hotels Group as Vice President, Growth & Development
An accomplished executive with over 20 years of managerial and business development experience, Michael will drive the expansion of the Group’s portfolio across Asia Pacific.

5 March 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Maria Kormentza as Director, Learning & Talent Development
Based at the global headquarters in Singapore, Maria will be responsible for driving the Group’s learning & talent development strategies and programmes.

6 February 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group announces new General Manager appointments for two iconic Singapore hotels
Gino Tan has been appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Singapore while Tina Sim takes over the helm of PARKROYAL on Pickering.

23 January 2015
Pan Pacific Hotels Group celebrates multiple wins at the 2015 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Hotels awards
Five "Pan Pacific" and PARKROYAL hotels, resorts and serviced suites in Singapore, Canada, Malaysia and the Philippines have made the list of Best Service, Luxury and Family hotels in their respective countries.

6 January 2015
"Pan Pacific" and PARKROYAL hotels in Singapore launch two celebratory promotions to mark the country's 50th year of independence
Targeted at citizens and residents of Singapore, and the global travel agent community, the promotions aim to add to the festive spirit and encourage tourism in the country.

21 October 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group extends China footprint with the opening of Pan Pacific Tianjin
With five "Pan Pacific" properties in Xiamen, Suzhou, Ningbo and Tianjin, China is now the largest operating market for the Group outside of its Singapore headquarters.

9 September 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group bolsters Operations team with two executive appointments
The Group welcomes Erik Anderouard as Senior Vice President, Operations and Timur Senturk as Vice President, Operations, ASEAN.

31 July 2014
Dine.Snap.Win at “Pan Pacific” and PARKROYAL hotels in Singapore!
Snap and post your most tantalising cuisine pictures on Instagram and/or Facebook, and stand a chance to win a one-night hotel stay, inclusive of breakfast for two.

30 July 2014
Kumiko Shafer joins Pan Pacific Hotels Group as Director, Global Sales, North America
Based in San Francisco, Kumiko will lead the global sales strategies for North America to grow the market and enhance client engagement.

22 July 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Sharmini Moganasundram as its first female hotel General Manager
Handing over the reins at PARKROYAL Serviced Suites Kuala Lumpur to Acting General Manager Goh Tee Kay, Sharmini will now helm the 534-room PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road in Singapore.

16 July 2014
Ilkin Ilyaszade appointed Vice President, Corporate Hotel Management & Pre-Opening
Ilkin will drive the implementation of operational projects across the Group's global portfolio and oversee all property pre-openings.

10 July 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group opens new Global Sales Office in Beijing to grow share of Chinese market
In conjunction with the opening, the Group has also appointed seasoned hotel sales professional, Charles Cheng as Director, Global Sales, Beijing to head the new Global Sales Office.

25 June 2014
Fabian Seet joins Pan Pacific Hotels Group as Vice President, Sales
Fabian will lead the formulation and implementation of sales strategies and client management initiatives to drive the performance of the Group's growing number of "Pan Pacific" and PARKROYAL hotels, resorts and serviced suites.

29 May 2014
Kimimasa Yuasa appointed Director of Sales, Japan
Kimimasa will be responsible for managing key clients in Japan and generating sales opportunities for the Group's over 30 hotels, resorts and serviced suites in Asia, Oceania and North America.

15 May 2014
Fourth PARKROYAL in Malaysia to open in Langkawi
Scheduled to open in 2017, PARKROYAL Langkawi Resort joins three other PARKROYAL properties in Kuala Lumpur and Penang to further strengthen the brand in Malaysia.

29 April 2014
New "Pan Pacific" and PARKROYAL websites deliver improved user experience, guarantee best rate for direct bookings
Mobile optimised and available in three languages, the websites feature impactful and intuitive design, richer promotional content, a simplified booking process and guarantee to be the lowest cost booking channel.

22 April 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Romain Chan as General Manager of Pan Pacific Hotel and Serviced Suites Ningbo
Romain brings over three decades of diverse hospitality management experience from across Asia and the United States to the 610-unit joint hotel-and-serviced suites development.

10 April 2014
Reinhold Johann appointed as General Manager of the upcoming Pan Pacific Hotel and Serviced Suites Tianjin
A German hotelier with over 25 years of industry experience, Reinhold brings to the Group a wealth of management and operations expertise spanning Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific.

1 April 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group opens first international hotel in Myanmar's capital, Nay Pyi Taw
Strategically located close to the Myanmar International Convention Centre, PARKROYAL Nay Pyi Taw anticipates being the accommodation of choice for visiting dignitaries and high-profile guests.

25 March 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group pledges global support for Earth Hour 2014
Close to 30 "Pan Pacific" and PARKROYAL properties across Asia, Oceania and North America will go dark for one hour on 29 March, with fringe activities organised to promote the conservation message.

20 March 2014
Justin Guo appointed Area General Manager, China and General Manager of Pan Pacific Suzhou
A native Chinese and seasoned local hotelier, Justin will oversee the Group's expanding China portfolio which currently comprises four "Pan Pacific" properties and three pipeline hotels.

13 March 2014
Gino Tan appointed General Manager of the multiple award-winning PARKROYAL on Pickering
Gino joins Pan Pacific Hotels Group as its first Singaporean General Manager, with experience managing luxury hotels in Singapore, China and the UK.

28 February 2014
Kim Powley appointed General Manager of Pan Pacific Perth
Kim brings over 20 years of hotel management experience across Asia Pacific back to the hotel and city where he started his hospitality career.

27 February 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Andrew Donadel as General Manager of PARKROYAL Saigon
Andrew Donadel takes on a new challenge within the Group, bringing a wealth of serviced suites management experience to his first role as General Manager of a hotel property.

20 February 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Andreas Sungaimin as Senior Vice President, Human Capital & Development
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has appointed Andreas Sungaimin as Senior Vice President, Human Capital & Development.

10 February 2014
Pan Pacific Hotels Group announces four pipeline projects across Asia Pacific
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the signings of four management contracts to add three PARKROYAL and one "Pan Pacific" hotels to its portfolio across Asia Pacific – namely in Australia, China and Myanmar.

2 December 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Bernold Olaf Schroeder as its new Chief Executive Officer
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Bernold Olaf Schroeder as its new Chief Executive Officer effective 2 January 2014.

29 October 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to debut its “Pan Pacific” brand in Myanmar with new joint venture
The opening of the 348-room Pan Pacific Yangon underscores the Group’s confidence in Myanmar as an important growth market where it owns and operates the award-winning PARKROYAL Yangon.

22 October 2013
PARKROYAL on Pickering wins two awards at 2013 HICAP Conference in Hong Kong
PARKROYAL on Pickering in Singapore, owned and managed by Pan Pacific Hotels Group, is the proud winner of the Reggie Shiu Development of the Year Award and the Sustainable Project Design Award at the 2013 HICAP (Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific) Conference held in Hong Kong from 16-18 October this year.

18 September 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Deborah Vallorano as Manager, Global Sales in North America
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Deborah Vallorano as Manager, Global Sales in North America.

26 August 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group launches dedicated meetings, events and banquets space The Ballrooms at PARKROYAL on Beach Road
The third significant development in Singapore for Pan Pacific Hotels Group this year, The Ballrooms at PARKROYAL on Beach Road, opens on 26 August 2013.

30 May 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group announces General Managers' appointments across Asia Pacific and North America
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced movements within its hotel and serviced suites leadership teams across eight of its properties in Asia Pacific and North America.

6 May 2013
Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Beach Road, Singapore Opens 7 May
The much-anticipated 180-suite Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Beach Road, Singapore is slated to welcome its first guests on 7 May2013 following the successful debut of the first Pan Pacific Serviced Suites in Singapore in 2008 and subsequent openings in Bangkok, Thailand and Ningbo, China.

25 April 2013
Andrew Donadel appointed General Manager of the upcoming Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Beach Road, Singapore
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Andrew Donadel as General Manager of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Beach Road, Singapore, opening on 7 May.

25 April 2013
The best local tips to enjoying our PARKROYAL destinations are in our new Local City Guides on Facebook
Gain a fresh new perspective of our PARKROYAL destinations in Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Saigon, Melbourne and Sydney through the eyes of their own local personalities.

23 April 2013
PARKROYAL to launch in Indonesia with resorts in Bogor and Bali
Following the highly-anticipated opening of the iconic hotel-in-a-garden PARKROYAL on Pickering in Singapore last month, Pan Pacific Hotels Group today announced that the PARKROYAL brand will launch in Indonesia with the opening of PARKROYAL Rainbow Hills Bogor Resort in 2014 and PARKROYAL Pecatu Bali Resort in 2016.

18 April 2013
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport wins "Best Airport Hotel, Australia/Pacific" at the 2013 World Airport Awards
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport has been named "Best Airport Hotel, Australia/Pacific" for the second year running at the 2013 World Airport Awards.

11 March 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Gary Moran as General Manager of PARKROYAL on Kitchener Road
Gary will oversee the daily operations of the 534-room property and be responsible for driving service and performance excellence to maximise customer satisfaction and revenue for the hotel.

31 January 2013
GHA Celebrates Three Millionth Member Mark with Weekend Vienna Giveaway
Three is the magic number for the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA) as it is on the verge of welcoming its three millionth member to its GHA Discovery loyalty programme.

15 January 2013
Pan Pacific Hotels Group kicks off 2013 with the opening of PARKROYAL on Pickering, a PARKROYAL Collection hotel
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the opening of PARKROYAL on Pickering, a PARKROYAL Collection hotel in Singapore, the latest addition to its 13 PARKROYAL hotels, serviced suites and resorts across Asia Pacific.

17 December 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group extends its Pan Pacific Serviced Suites portfolio to China
Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Ningbo shares the same site as the recently-launched Pan Pacific Ningbo, seamlessly fusing the concepts of home and hotel into one.

13 December 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Dean Rossilli as General Manager of Pan Pacific Orchard after the hotel’s S$10million rejuvenation
Dean takes over the helm of the newly rejuvenated Pan Pacific Orchard and will lead the hotel team to achieve new targets in customer sales, guest satisfaction and associate engagement.

31 October 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Vice President of Human Capital & Development; new hotel openings to create 2,000 jobs
Jill Tan-Gunter will be leading the Human Capital & Development team and driving the Group's global talent and capability strategies as it expands its portfolio under both its Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL brands. With the Group's five upcoming openings in Singapore and China, its portfolio of hotels will create close to 2,000 job opportunities, employing over 10,000 associates across Asia, North America and Oceania.

18 October 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group gears up for upcoming openings and continues brands refreshment journey
The Group adds two more properties to its Singapore portfolio in the next six months, continues on brands refreshment journey with enhancements to several hotels in portfolio and creates 2,000 job opportunities with new hotel openings.

27 September 2012
Pan Pacific Singapore unveils S$80 million transformation
Most extensive transformation in its 25-year history impresses with a revitalised lobby and guest rooms, new and refreshed dining concepts and a unique Pacific Club experience

18 September 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints David Sullivan as General Manager of upcoming PARKROYAL on Pickering
The new General Manager will champion sustainable hotel management and build a team of 'PARKROYAL people' to connect guests with authentic local experiences.

13 September 2012
Pan Pacific Orchard, Singapore rejuvenates guest experiences with a S$10 million makeover
Unveiling a new look to provide guests with a 'refreshing Pacific experience', Pan Pacific Orchard re-launches in Singapore with a special all-inclusive dining extravaganza.

6 September 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group rolls out new e-brochure for soon-to-be-launched PARKROYAL on Pickering
The flagship PARKROYAL is the first hotel to adopt this new e-brochure format, following the launch of the Group's refreshed Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL brands last year.

28 August 2012
Pan Pacific Ningbo Welcomes First Guests
Pan Pacific expands its presence in China with this all-new property, following the award-winning Pan Pacific Suzhou and Pan Pacific Xiamen.

7 August 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group rolls out new advertising for its Australian hotels
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has unveiled a new advertising campaign for its Australian portfolio, comprising hotels under the Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL brands.

15 June 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints General Manager of PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Michael Johnson as General Manager of PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport.

31 May 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to reinvent brands websites
Pan Pacific Hotels Group will launch new websites for both its Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts and PARKROYAL Hotels & Resorts brands in 2013.

23 May 2012
The yet-to-open PARKROYAL on Pickering continues to make waves locally and abroad
Pan Pacific Hotels Group today announced that its flagship PARKROYAL hotel, PARKROYAL on Pickering, has been conferred the Green Mark Platinum Award by the Building & Construction Authority (BCA) in Singapore.

15 May 2012
Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort refreshes guest experiences with US$10 million refurbishment
Pan Pacific Nirwana Bali Resort is proud to unveil a brand new experience with its refreshed guest rooms, restaurants and facilities.

8 May 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to launch second Pan Pacific Serviced Suites in Singapore; appoints Vice President, Serviced Suites to drive extended stay portfolio performance
Following the success of Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Orchard, Singapore, which opened in 2008, Pan Pacific Hotels Group will launch another Pan Pacific Serviced Suites in Singapore at the beginning of 2013.

2 May 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Area General Manager – Oceania and General Manager of PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
Craig Bond will develop efficiencies and synergies across the Group's portfolio of Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL hotels in Australia. Properties include PARKROYAL Parramatta, PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney, PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport and Pan Pacific Perth.

29 March 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to launch Pan Pacific Tianjin
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced it will open Pan Pacific Tianjin in 2013. The hotel is part of a mixed-use development that also comprises residential apartments, a retail mall and office tower.

20 February 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints General Manager of Pan Pacific Ningbo and Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Ningbo
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Chris Ong as General Manager of Pan Pacific Ningbo and Pan Pacific Serviced Suites Ningbo. He is responsible for the operations at the properties when they open in June this year.

2 February 2012
Pan Pacific Hotels Group Wins Top Honours in TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced that four of its hotels and resorts under its Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL brands have earned nods in the 2012 TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards.

21 October 2011
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts Wins the Hearts of Business and Leisure Travelers at the Condé Nast Traveler Awards
Pan Pacific Hotels and Resorts, a leading premium hotel brand synonymous with the richness of the Pacific Ocean blend of cultures and enriching experiences is honored to be voted as one of the top 25 hotel brands in Condé Nast Traveler's Best of Business Travel 2011.

13 October 2011
Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints Area Vice President, Operations – Singapore and
General Manager of PARKROYAL on Pickering

Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Hans Heijligers as Area Vice President, Operations – Singapore. He will also helm PARKROYAL on Pickering, the flagship PARKROYAL hotel in Singapore when it opens in 2012.

6 September 2011
A. Patrick Imbardelli awarded Asia-Pacific Hotelier of the Year at 2011 HM Awards in Australia
A. Patrick Imbardelli, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pan Pacific Hotels Group was awarded the Asia-Pacific Hotelier of the Year at the 2011 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence.

1 September 2011
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to enrich guest experience with refreshed Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL brands
Pan Pacific Hotels Group unveiled today refreshed interpretations for its Pan Pacific and PARKROYAL portfolio of hotels, resorts and serviced suites following a robust review of the brands anchored by customer insights research in key markets.

5 April 2011
Pan Pacific Hotels Group to open flagship PARKROYAL in Singapore – PARKROYAL on Pickering
Pan Pacific Hotels Group announced today that it will open its flagship PARKROYAL hotel — PARKROYAL on Pickering on Upper Pickering Street in Singapore in 2012.

4 April 2011
PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport launches and welcomes new General Manager
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has announced the appointment of David J Travers as General Manager of PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport, which launched on Friday 1 April..

16 February 2011
Pan Pacific Hotels Group set to launch PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport hotel
PARKROYAL, one of Australia’s most fondly remembered hotel brands, will return to Melbourne with the rebranding of Hilton Melbourne Airport to PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport on April 1, 2011.

10 January 2011
Pan Pacific Debuts in Australia with Pan Pacific Perth
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has launched its Pan Pacific brand in Australia with the opening of Pan Pacific Perth in Western Australia on 6 January 2011.

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