Owned by Shanghai Tech University Hotel Management Ltd., the Aloft Shanghai Zhangjiang Haike Hotel is the brand's debut in the city.
The new guest suite pays homage to the HBO comedy with original furniture, props and memorabilia from the show.
The hotel will take up floors 24 through 38. Interior spaces are by David Rockwell/Rockwell Group and exterior spaces by Ken Smith Workshop and Rockwell Group.
Bromley Companies and Concord Hospitality are partnering on a dual-branded Aloft and Element hotel in Tampa, Fla., with opening scheduled for 2021.
Rani Gharbie is tasked with growing the Pod Hotels brand from five to 50 properties during the next decade.
The agreement will bring IHG's hotels to South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, Mauritius, Ethiopia, Zambia and Kenya.
Lê Công Kiều Hotel and Ngô Văn Năm Hotel are set to open in Ho Chi Minh City by year's end.
The Park Inn by Radisson Tashkent City Hotel & Apartments in Uzbekistan is due to open in 2021.
R.D. Olson Construction has broken on ground on a new AC Hotel in Wailea, Hawaii, with work expected to finish in fall 2020.
Hotelbeds is the first travel distributor to form an alliance with the India-based, budget-centric company.