Hot News from Prague
Pre-IMEX Fam Trip for Latin American Buyers Took Place in Prague
Prague Convention Bureau, together with the foreign representation of CzechTourism in Mexico and with the representatives of the World Meetings Forum, organized a fam trip in Prague. The fam trip took place from 27th to 30th May under the title #StudyMissionEurope Prague for 21 representatives of agencies from Latin America.
Reconstruction of the Industrial Palace Continues as Planned, Preservation of Stained-Glass Windows and Other Historical Elements Begins
The long-awaited renovation of the Industrial Palace, since fire affected its left wing in 2008, is in full swing. Rescue works on historical elements are in their initial phase. All 5,023 glass parts forming a stained-glass window with a total area of 2,256 m2 in the central hall, will be dismantled. It is one of the most important investments of the City of Prague that are currently underway.
Ahead of the Czech EU Presidency, Prague Changes Foreign Relations Concept and Launches New Information Web
Czech capital city has been intensely preparing for the upcoming Presidency of the Czech Republic of the Council of the European Union, during which a number of key events will take place on its territory from 1 July 2022 to the end of the year.
Hilton Prague Opens Newly Renovated Executive Lounge, Executive Apartments and Executive Floor Meeting Rooms
Hilton Prague has recently finished a multimillion USD hotel renovation project. The last additions that have just been put in operations are the newly renovated Executive Lounge, three Executive Apartments and four meeting rooms, all on the top floor of the hotel. Named #1 Top Hotel for Meetings and Events in Europe by Cvent for two consecutive years, Hilton Prague is not only an ideal home away from home for travellers, but also the perfect place for hosting meetings, conferences or social events.
Full Flight Marks Delta’s Return to U.S. from Prague
On May 27, 2022, Delta Air Lines landed back at Václav Havel Airport Prague, restoring the only nonstop service between the Czech Republic and United States. Both the inbound and outbound flights operated at near capacity showing the demand for this route – Delta’s first in more than two years.
Carbon Neutral Meetings at Hilton Prague & Hilton Prague Old Town
I am very proud to work for a company that not only supports but also encourages their team members towards, what is important for our environment and how we, as a hotel, can make an impact. As per the Institute of Travel Management survey, 40% of meeting planners, focusing now even more on sustainability than ever before. This is one of the reasons Hilton wants to cut its footprint in half and double its social impact by 2030.
Prague Convention Bureau Members Collected First Prizes in the Czech Hotel Awards Competition
The Hotel of the Year 2022 title was awarded to Congress & Wellness Hotel Olšanka, Corinthia Hotel Praha, Occidental Praha, Vienna House Diplomat Prague and Clarion Congress Hotel Praha in three different competition categories.
Hilton Prague Old Town Announces New General Manager
The centrally located Hilton Prague Old Town is proud to announce the appointment of Mrs. Tanya Podgoretska as General Manager. Originally from Ukraine, Tanya is transferring from Prague, where she was Cluster Commercial Director for Hilton Prague and Hilton Prague Old Town since 2018.
The Grandeur of the 1890s Lives on at the Newly Refurbished NH Collection Prague Carlo IV
The 19th century 5* hotel was originally built as the majestic seat of a well-known bank until its later transformation into a luxury hotel offering premium services such as wellness & spa, a lobby cocktail bar and an all-day dining restaurant. Given the building's status as a National Heritage Site, the renovation was supervised by the Heritage office.