14 Jul '11, 3pm

S'pore \\"dominates\\" Asia Pacific market for hotel investments

SINGAPORE : Singapore "dominates" the Asia Pacific market for hotel investments, contributing over US$1 billion worth of transactions in the first half of this year. According to a Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels report, Asia Pacific had US$2.6 billion in hotel investments for the six-month period, with the main action in Singapore, Australia, China, Japan and Hong Kong. This is a 59 per cent increase from the same period a year ago. For Asia Pacific, Jones Lang expects growth in countries such as Singapore and Thailand to offset slower activity in Japan as a result of the March earthquake. Overall, the property consultant expects global hotel investment volumes to reach US$34.8 billion for the whole year, marking a 28 per cent on-year increase. It added that this exceeds its previous forecast, as hotel transactions continued gaining momentum and volumes. Meanwhile, for the firs...

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