Radisson Hotel Group has published its growth figures for the Asia Pacific region last year, with a total of 84 properties signed across eight brands.
The vast majority of these were in China, where the group signed 72 new hotels and resorts as a result of its partnership with Jin Jiang International.
These included eight Radisson Red properties, six Park Plaza hotels, 21 Park Inns, and 37 Country Inn and Suites properties.
Radisson also signed forthcoming Radisson Blu and Radisson Collection hotels in the Chinese city of Nanjing last year.
Radisson Hotel Group is targeting a tripling of its portfolio over the next five years, “through a blend of organic growth in key markets, such as China, India, South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand, and master brand development agreements with Jin Jiang International and its subsidiaries in China”.
The group signed eight new properties across India in 2020, including the Park Inn by Radisson Mashobra Resort, Park Inn by Radisson Jabalpur, Park Inn by Radisson Prayagraj, Radisson Hotel Dehradun, Radisson Resort and Spa Lonavala, Radisson Blu Hotel Jaipur Malviya Nagar, Radisson Resort Pondicherry Bay and The White Hotel, Katra, which is also the first member of Radisson Individuals in India.
Commenting on the news Katerina Giannouka, president, Asia Pacific, Radisson Hotel Group, said:
“I am very proud of our achievements in 2020, as we remained focused on our long-term goals while responding to unprecedented global upheaval.
“We reached several major milestones, including the launch of Radisson Individuals, the introduction of Radisson Collection to China, and the signing of new hotels in many exciting new markets.
“With respected core brands, innovative new concepts, and a fresh focus on high-growth sectors such as serviced apartments, we are confident of a bright future.”