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Number of Luxury Hotel Rooms in "Oriental Hawaii" to Triple by 2013

Sep 19, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  2 Comments

If you're planning to travel to Sanya, known as China's Hawaii, in the next few years, your hotel room options are going to increase significantly. In 2009 there was a plan set to develop the area in which Sanya is located into a much larger vacation destination. By early 2013, the southern Hainan province will see 21,000 luxury hotel rooms compared to the 7,000 available last year.... Read More

Asia to Have Nearly 3 Million Millionaires by 2015

Sep 19, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

Though many in the States are suffering from the current economic crisis, not everyone around the world is feeling the same impact. A recent report stated that Asia continues to produce more and more millionaires, and will eventually result in the wealth of those high net worth persons with assets totaling $1 million or more to triple in by 2015.... Read More

Live Like a Chinese Emperor

Sep 19, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

China may not have emperors anymore but you can certainly still live like one thanks to the country's luxury real estate development, The ThaiHot Mansion and Courtyards. ThaiHot Mansion, overseen by The Beijing Taihe Real Estate Development Co., is considered to be the most expensive you can find in China, with the cheapest apartment available priced at $4.7 million.... Read More

Hard Rock Hotels to Open in China in Shenzhen and Haikou

Sep 19, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Hard Rock International announced that two new Hard Rock Hotels in China are set to open in Shenzhen and Haikou, in 2015. The new hotels are a collaborative effort between Mission Hills Group, a leading golf brand and force behind China's sports and leisure industry, and the Hard Rock. Both new hotels will feature the patented rock 'n' roll design elements and music-inspired amenities for guests. The 22-story, 280-guestroom Hard Rock Hotel Shenzhen, which sets on approximately 10 acres, will feature luxury suites on the top floor. The hotel also will include a Body Rock fitness center, signature restaurants, an entertainment lounge, a recording studio, and a nightclub. The 250-guestroom Hard Rock Hotel Haikou sets on more... Read More

Ford's Lincoln Luxury Cars Coming to China in Second Half 2014

Aug 31, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Ford’s luxury automotive brand, Lincoln, will begin selling cars in China in the second half of 2014. The firm will begin meeting with dealers interested in becoming part of the automaker’s independent dealer network in China in the fourth quarter 2012.... Read More

China & Italy Converge at 2012 Milano Fashion Summit

Aug 13, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

The 2012 Milano Fashion Global Summit is bringing together two of the luxury fashion industry leaders most influential countries at a gathering that focuses on the importance of fashion and commerce. China and Italy will meet at this year’s gathering in Milan, where key personalities... Read More

Travel Packages at Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou in China

Jul 30, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Four Seasons Hotel opened its 88th property in China's third largest metropolis, Guangzhou. The official opening ceremony for the Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou occurred Monday, July 23, 2012. The new luxury hotel occupies the top 30 floors of the Guangzhou IFC building. There also is an events facility on the lower floors of the towering building. "We are particularly pleased to be the 88th Four Seasons hotel worldwide, doubling our luck for a successful future in Guangzhou," said Bahram Sepahi, regional VP and general manager of the new hotel. Guests of the new Four Seasons property are being welcomed with an introductory package that includes a daily buffet breakfast and dining, an entertainment credit, a daily... Read More

Luxury Consumption in China | Doubts Remain

Jul 3, 2012  |   Contributor: Sophie Doran  |  1 Comment

China has consistently out-performed growth expectations when it comes to luxury, but as the Republic’s overall growth forecast slows, the outlook becomes a little less rosy... Read More

Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Double Hotels in China

Jun 29, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that it has reached a historic milestone with 103 hotels open and in operation in Greater China. The luxury hotelier also announced it has 100 signed hotel deals in “its pipeline." "Our celebration of our more than 100 hotels in operation and 100 hotels in the pipeline marks another significant milestone for Starwood's growth and development in China, as we double our footprint in the region," said Vasant Prabhu, vice chairman and CFO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. "Our success in China reflects our first mover advantage, the strength of our brands and the entrusted partnerships we have fostered with our developers, partners, and guests since our first... Read More

Swiss Ambassador Donates $163 Million Chinese Art Collection

Jun 13, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  1 Comment

A former Swiss ambassador, Uli Sigg, is donating nearly $163 million dollars worth of priceless contemporary Chinese art to a Hong Kong museum that is scheduled to open in 2017. The privately owned collection contains nearly 2,200 pieces of art from well-known artists including Zeng Fanzhi whose notable works are recognized... Read More

Indulgence for the Modern Traveler at Hotel Mira Hong Kong

May 2, 2012  |   Contributor: Janice Nieder

For a stylish new hipster hotel, The Mira is surprisingly intimate, comfortable and user friendly. Fresh and smooth after a recent $65 million transformation, Tsimshatsui’s newest luxury lifestyle property is sporting the latest tech-savvy features, a variety of award-winning restaurants, and superb 18,000-square-foot spa and wellness center complete with a 25-meter indoor infinity-edge swimming pool.... Read More

Fashion Designer Uma Wang Debuts FW 2012 Collection

Apr 24, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman  |  3 Comments

Chinese fashion designer Uma Wang is rapidly emerging as the industry's first truly international designer. In her FW '12 collection, she showcases the signature east meets west that has helped her become one to watch. Wang's Milan showing featured Western cowboy dusters combined with traditional knitwear for an Avant- Garde, Gothic aesthetic. Using mostly black with hints of dark greens and the occasional khaki, the color palette was deceptively simple as Wang kept it interesting by combining fabrics rather than prints.... Read More

Bentley Shows GTC 6.0 Liter W12 at Beijing International Auto Show, Debuts New SUV

Apr 23, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar  |  1 Comment

Power and performance have joined prominence when discussions of Bentley Motors are tabled these days. The four-seat luxury convertible is deftly deluxe with a handcrafted interior of exotic wood veneers, supple leather hides, and deep-pile carpets. The vehicle currently is being shown at the 2012 Beijing... Read More

Yacht Using iPad Technology Unveiled in Zhuhai, China

Apr 17, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza  |  2 Comments

Have you ever wanted to know what it would be like to step inside a spaceship? After more than four years of development and design, the 42.5 Power Trimaran Superyacht Adastra by John Shuttleworth Designs brings you as close as possible. The Adastra, which was just launched in Zhuhai, China is one of the most astounding yachts ever built, measuring at 139 feet and utilizing iPad technology to control its systems.

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Fashion Designer Qiu Hao Debuts Serpens Collection

Apr 12, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Fashion designer Qiu Hao, a fast-rising star in the design industry, has recently released his luxury F/W 2011 Serpens Collection, executed with the help of French photographer Matthieu Belin. Hao modeled his new collection after the Serpens constellation, which resembles the curving form of a snake. This grouping of stars is unique among its brother and sister constellations because it is split into two non-linear parts. Like its namesake, Hao’s Serpens Collection often deviates from the uniformity of sleek lines to include a contrast in color and form.... Read More

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