[photopress:Millennium_Shanghai.jpg,full,alignright]Millennium & Copthorne is expanding its presence in China with the management of a third hotel. It has signed a contract to manage the five-star Millennium Chengdu Hotel which will open in the middle of next year.
The 363-room hotel is located in Chengdu in the province of Sichuan. The hotel will target the corporate market and weekend tourist business.
Millennium’s first property in China — the Millennium Hongqiao Shanghai Hotel — opened last year and is shown in part, in our illustration.
The second — the Millennium Beijing Hotel — is scheduled to open next year in time for the Beijing Olympics.
Who is Millennium & Copthorne? Part of City Developments which was established in 1963 in Singapore. It is an international property and hotel conglomerate involved in real estate development and investment, hotel ownership and operations.The company develops condominiums, office buildings and hotel chains which is Millennium & Copthorne sometimes using the whole name, sometimes just part and sometimes combining it with others.
Source: Channel News Asia