Hotel Investors and Hospitality Industry Leaders to gather in Moscow this week
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Hotel Investors and Hospitality Industry Leaders to gather in Moscow this week

On October 24, 2017 the Russia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference will take place at the Radisson Blu Belorusskaya, hosted by Bench Events, co-founder and organiser of market leading annual conferences for those working in the hotel and restaurant investment sector in EMEA and South America, including the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference and the Africa...

The Rise of Third-Party Hotel Management Companies in Russia
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The Rise of Third-Party Hotel Management Companies in Russia

Only a few decades ago hotels were not considered as investment-attractive assets. There were more attractive opportunities available within the real estate sector, with a shorter return on investment period requiring smaller investment. While the real estate market became more saturated, and the economic cycles shortened and shifted, hotel investment started to become more attractive,...

An Interview with Andrey Yakunin, VIYM
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An Interview with Andrey Yakunin, VIYM

VIYM’s view of the Russian hospitality market and the most promising investment opportunities Andrey Yakunin, Co-Founding Partner of VIY Management LLP will be joining us at the Russia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference this month in Moscow. Ahead of the conference, we spoke with Mr Yakunin to find out more about VIYMs view of the...

Russian hotel market reports strong start to 2017
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Russian hotel market reports strong start to 2017

Has the market has stabilized to pre-crisis levels? Thomas Emanuel, Director of Business Development at STR will join more than 150 industry leaders in Moscow next month to present a Hotel Performance Report at the upcoming Russia Hotel & Tourism Investment Conference. Ahead of the meeting STR gave an overview of the hotel market in...

8,061 rooms in Russia’s Hotel Pipeline. Is Russia Turning a Corner?
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8,061 rooms in Russia’s Hotel Pipeline. Is Russia Turning a Corner?

The Russian hotel industry is becoming increasingly optimistic following the challenging economic situation the country has recently faced. On the one hand, there has been a dramatic decrease in demand from foreign tourists alongside increased expenses which has had an impact on operating costs, but on the other hand the increase in domestic travel has,...