Mövenpick has agreed to manage the new 250-guestroom Movenpick Hotel Muscat.

IHG and JHV group will develop a Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn, which are set to open in 2021.

Private lender Hall Structured Finance closed a $17.3-million loan to fund the construction of this new 126-room hotel.

Minor Hotels has added another Anantara-branded resort to its current four-hotel pipeline in Sharjah.

Malaysia and Japan are slated to get new JW Marriott, Edition, W Hotel and The Ritz-Carlton properties under new agreements with YTL Hotels.

The new Palm360 tower, developed by Nakheel, will operate under the Raffles brand once it opens in 2021.

Hotel Development Partners and Alex Brown Realty are developing the new hotel, while Hotel Equities will manage it.

Fujita Kanko will start the new year with construction on the Hotel Gracery Namba next month.