Overseas investors purchase significant UK hotel portfolio

Two agents have advised on the sale of three branded UK hotels to an Asian joint venture.

Joint agents Christie & Co and JLL advised real estate business Dominvs Group on the sale of Holiday Inn Darlington, Holiday Inn Dumfries and the Mercure Sheffield Parkway for an undisclosed sum off a guide price of 12m.

The buyer was a joint venture between Thailand-based Fico Corporation and Singha Estate

China stocks fall ahead of holiday; HK flat on US rate uncertainty

By Reuters 1 Published: 04:50 GMT, 14 September 2016 | Updated: 04:50 GMT, 14 September 2016 e-mail 2 SHANGHAI, Sept 14 (Reuters) – China stocks fell modestly in thin trading on Wednesday, with many traders already heading out of the office ahead of a long holiday weekend.

Hong Kong stocks were little changed as traders refused to make big directional bets ahead of next week’s Federal Reserve policy meeting.

Does your hotel clean the sheets?

Investigation reveals the New York establishments that don’t wash their bedding …

A shocking investigation has revealed how some hotels do not clean their sheets between guests.

Inside Edition 1 stayed in nine upmarket hotels in New York and allegedly found three hadn’t changed or washed their bedding before new customers arrived.

At a Marriott Residence Inn in Manhattan, they sprayed a message using invisible paint, that easily comes off in the laundry, on the bottom sheet of the bed.