• MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL has signed an agreement for an interconnected Courtyard by Marriott (150 rooms) and Residence Inn by Marriott (100 units) in Dubai’s upcoming Jumeirah Village Circle, which are scheduled to open in 2020. • MILLENNIUM HOTELS & RESORTS will manage a 339-room resort on Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaimah in 2020. Alongside two pools, fitness centre, treatment rooms and meeting and event spaces will be an all-day dining venue, poolside restaurant, specialty restaurant and Sky Bar. • The 357-room HAMPTON BY HILTON LONDON STANSTED AIRPORT is now open and connects to the airport terminal via a walkway. • ACCORHOTELS will integrate Travel Keys, Squarebreak and onefinestay under the onefinestay brand before the end of the year.