INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
26 September 2011
Mr. Indra Kemal
Swiss-Belhotel International has appointed Mr. Indra Kemal as Opening General Manager of Swiss-Belhotel Merauke, Papua, Indonesia.
Opening in November 2011, Swiss-Belhotel Merauke adds an exciting new property to the rapidly growing number of hotels, resorts and serviced apartments currently managed and operated by Swiss-Belhotel International. Swiss-Belhotel Merauke will be the largest international four-star hotel in Merauke, Paua and only 10 minutes away from Mopah Airport.
With more than 25 years experience in the hospitality industry and the winner of a number of awards, Mr. Kemal has held senior management positions in international four and five star hotels in Indonesia. Graduating with Special Recognition from Trisakti Hotel Management and Tourism Academy (University of Trisakti) in 1976, he has studied at Cornell University, School of Hotel Administration Ithaca, New York and has participated in a number of international seminars and training programmes in Indonesia, Hong Kong, Singapore and the Philippines.
“Swiss-Belhotel International welcomes Mr. Kemal and congratulates him on his appointment as Opening General Manager of Swiss-Belhotel Merauke. His many years of experience in hotel management and operations will be a valuable asset to the hotel and to Swiss-Belhotel International,” commented Mr. Gavin M. Faull, Chairman and President.
About Swiss-Belhotel Merauke
Swiss-Belhotel Merauke will feature 105 guestrooms, including Presidential Suite, Suites, Junior Suites and Deluxe Rooms. Dining options include an international standard restaurant, lobby lounge and bar, and the convenience of 24 hour in-room dining. The hotel’s Business Centre will provide a range of services for business guests and there will also be two fully equipped meeting rooms for business meetings. The hotel’s ballroom is the perfect choice for seminars, wedding parties and other types of corporate or private event. Leisure facilities include swimming pool, fitness centre and spa. Wi-Fi Internet access will be available in all public areas of the hotel.
About Swiss-Belhotel International
Swiss-Belhotel International is a rapidly expanding international management company with over 60 hotels, resorts and projects globally. Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Hong Kong (SAR), Swiss-Belhotel International manages properties in the Asia-Pacific and the Middle East including CHINA • VIETNAM • PHILIPPINES • MALAYSIA • INDONESIA • AUSTRALIA • IRAQ • KUWAIT • OMAN • QATAR • KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA. Ranked in the top 100 international hotel management companies and awarded as Indonesia’s Leading Global Hotel Chain and most favourite 4-star hotel, Swiss-Belhotel International’s rapid expansion will see substantial growth in the Middle East as well as a focus on growth in China. For more information, please refer to the Group Website, www.swiss-belhotel.com.
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