• Plenitude Hotels close three hotels in Malaysia's Penang due to pandemic

    One year ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Plenitude is temporarily closing two of its hotels in Penang and one in Ipoh with effect from Monday and it is also downsizing operations in its other hotels due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
    In a statement to Bursa Malaysia on Monday, it said the hotels to temporary cease operations were Mercure Penang Beach, Penang, The Gurney Resort Hotel and Residences, Penang and Travelodge Ipoh
    This decision is a direct result of the Covid-19 pandemic which has severely impacted the company's hospitality businesses.
    Plenitude Hotels said with domestic and worldwide travel restrictions, the company's...
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  • Hotels in Canadian city temporarily shut its doors

    Hotels in Canadian city temporarily shut its doors

    One year ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    A Saskatoon hotel owner says a COVID-19 outbreak among his guests forced him to temporarily shut the doors. The Confederation Inn in Saskatoon saw an outbreak of COVID-19 cases that resulted in a temporary closure so staff could clean and sanitize the hotel.
    Confederation Inn owner Brian Sawatzky said that they found out after he had been here for a few days that he got sick while he was here.He went to the hospital and they tested him and found out he was positive for COVID-19.
    Sawatzky tells that the man that tested positive is from Northern Saskatchewan and is a regular at the inn. The...
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