Qatar Airways have announced non-stop flights between Doha and Australia’s financial capital, Sydney. The new service will be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with 42 business class seats in a 2 – 2 – 2 configuration at 78″ pitch.Read More
Earlier this month the 579-room Hilton Sydney was sold to Singapore-based investment house Bright Ruby for AU$442 million. This was a near record for a Sydney hotel, only eclipsed by the AU$463 million that the Sheraton on the Park changed hands for late last year. The Hilton, fully renovated in 2005, was previously the only hotel owned outright by Hilton in Australia. The hotel’s occupancy is routinely above 90%. We stayed in a Relaxation Room and were particularly impressed by the hotel’s fit-out.