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Apr 24, 2014, 10:15 ET

Accor Launches a 1-Month Bangkok Super Saver Hotel Campaign

To entice travellers back to the City of Angels, Accor has launched a one-month long campaign: Bangkok Super Saver which features hotel rooms at a...

Dec 14, 2012, 18:07 ET

Le Club Accorhotels is dematerialized !

A new service for loyalty program members PARIS, Dec. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - For its 10 million members, Le Club Accorhotels, the Accor Group's...

Dec 11, 2012, 13:07 ET

Accor launches its international women's network: Women at Accor Generation

Accor aims to account with 50% women hotel managers worldwide, with an intermediary target of 35% by 2015. PARIS, Dec. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Accor,...

Jun 24, 2010, 14:55 ET
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Accorhotels.com Launches 'Around the World Photo Hunt' Online Game & Social Media Marketing Campaign

On June 24th, Accor Hotels will launch an online game called "Around the World Photo Hunt" to generate brand awareness in North America. The grand...

Apr 20, 2010, 17:01 ET

First-Quarter 2010 Revenue up 3.1% as Reported and 0.6% Like-for-Like

Initial encouraging trends observed in late fourth-quarter 2009 remain in effect: - Prepaid Services revenue down 0.4% like-for-like, reflecting...

Apr 20, 2010, 03:26 ET

Issuance by Accor SA of 1,985,428 New Shares as Consideration for the Contribution of Shares in Societe d'Exploitation et d'Investissement Hotelier (SEIH) S.a.r.l.

- This Press Release has Been Prepared in Compliance With Article 12 of AMF Instruction 2005-11 of December 13, 2005, as Amended On April 2,...

Apr 20, 2010, 03:18 ET

Accor: Demerger of the Two Businesses - Asset Contribution-Demerger Agreement Approved by the Board of Directors

As part of the project to demerge the Group's Hotels and Services businesses, the Board of Directors of Accor SA met on April 19, 2010 and approved...

Feb 24, 2010, 03:52 ET

Accor - Demerging the Two Businesses and Details of the Demerger Process

The Accor Board of Directors has approved the demerger of the Group's two core businesses, Hotels and Services, and outlined the demerger process....

Feb 19, 2010, 14:22 ET

Accor Announces the Sale of 5 Hotels in 4 European Countries for EUR154 Million

As part of the ongoing deployment of its "asset right" strategy, Accor has announced an international real estate transaction involving the sale of...

Jan 19, 2010, 16:45 ET

Accor: 2009 Revenue Down 7.9% Like-for-Like

In a business environment still severely hit by recession: - Prepaid Services revenue was up 1.4% for the year, in line with the objective...

Jan 11, 2010, 13:37 ET

Effect of the Devaluation of the Bolivar Fuerte on Accor

On Friday, January 8, 2010, the Venezuelan monetary authorities decided to devalue the Bolivar Fuerte (VEF). Trading at a fixed exchange rate of...

Dec 15, 2009, 14:37 ET

Jacques Stern Appointed Deputy CEO of Accor in Charge of Accor Services and Finance

The Board of Directors has approved Gilles Pelisson's recommendation to appoint Jacques Stern as Deputy CEO of Accor in charge of Accor Services...

Dec 15, 2009, 13:53 ET

Accor: Press Release From the Board of Directors

Meeting under the chairmanship of Gilles Pelisson, Accor's Board of Directors approved unanimously (less one vote) the potential benefits of...

Nov 16, 2009, 14:13 ET

Accor: Press Release From the Board of Directors

The Accor Board of Directors met today under the chairmanship of Gilles Pelisson to review the analysis of the potential benefits of demerging...

Oct 15, 2009, 15:44 ET

Accor: 2009 Nine-Month Revenue Down 8.2% Like-for-Like

PARIS, October 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In an economic environment that has seen no significant improvement, - Prepaid Services...

Oct 05, 2009, 03:43 ET

Accor Services Gains Leadership of the Meal Voucher Market in the Czech Republic With the Acquisition of Local Operator Exit Group

As part of its growth strategy, Accor Services has acquired Exit Group, the fourth largest provider of meal vouchers in the Czech Republic. With a...

Sep 22, 2009, 02:33 ET

Accor Announces a Major Real Estate Transaction in the Budget Segment in France, With the Sale of 158 hotelF1 Properties for EUR272 Million

In line with its ongoing asset-right strategy, Accor today announced a major real estate transaction in the Budget segment in France, with the sale...

Aug 27, 2009, 02:59 ET

Accor: 2009 First-Half Results

- Prepaid Services: firm resistance of revenue (up 5.7% like-for-like[1]) and margin (up 0.4 points like-for-like) - Hotels: -...

Jul 16, 2009, 14:59 ET

Accor: First-Half 2009 Revenue Down 8.1% Like-for-Like

PARIS, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a severely deteriorated economic environment - Prepaid Services revenue grew 5.7%...

Jun 30, 2009, 13:39 ET

Accor is Studying a Voluntary Separation Plan to Adjust its Headquarters Staff

To strengthen its action plan, which calls for a 15% reduction in support costs, Accor is considering a voluntary separation plan in France...