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Embassy Suites by Hilton Opens New Property in Montreal

May 16, 2018 by Lori Smith

Embassy Suites by Hilton has opened a new property in Montreal. The 162-key Embassy Suites by Hilton Montreal Airport has a 1,260-square-foot meeting room, a 24-hour fitness centre, 24-hour convenience shop in the lobby, a 24-hour business centre, an on-site restaurant (West Side Social), and


New Air Canada Service Connects Montreal to Southern Ontario

April 25, 2018 by Lori Smith

Air Canada will begin new domestic regional non-stop flights from Montreal to the southern Ontario cities of London and Windsor on July 2, 2018. “We are pleased to expand Air Canada’s domestic network from Montreal into the growing southern Ontario


Tidan Hospitality Acquires Landmark Montreal Hotel

April 18, 2018 by Lori Smith

Montréal-based Tidan Hospitality and Real Estate Group acquired the Montréal Marriott Château Champlain, effective April 16, 2018. Atlific Hotels will continue to provide hotel management services during the transition. The 611-room property was constructed by CP Hotels in celebration of


C2 and IMEX Group Partnering to Drive Innovation in Meetings & Events Sector

April 5, 2018 by Lori Smith

Montreal-based C2 International, an innovative leader in business conferences, has partnered with the IMEX Group in a joint effort to drive innovation and creativity throughout the meetings and events sector. “IMEX and C2 share a similar vision; we are both


Air Canada Montreal-Lima Non-Stop Service Launched

January 2, 2018 by Lori Smith

Air Canada’s new non-stop service from Montreal to Lima, Peru was successfully launched on December 17, 2017, when flight AC1942 arrived at Lima’s Jorge Chávez International Airport. The twice weekly flights will be operated by Air Canada Rouge with 282-seat Boeing


Montréal Retains iCompli Sustainability Certification

December 4, 2017 by Lori Smith

Montréal has once again been certified by iCompli Sustainability according to ASTM-APEX (Accepted Practices Exchange) standards. Developed in partnership with Green Meetings and Events, the certification confirms the city’s position as an environmentally sustainable destination. Crafted by more than 300 professionals from


Air Canada Expanding Service to Emerald Isle

September 13, 2017 by Lori Smith

Air Canada is expanding seasonal services to Ireland with new non-stop flights from Toronto to Shannon and between Montreal and Dublin. The flights will be operated using Air Canada’s newest single-aisle aircraft, the Boeing 737 Max 8 featuring a business


Air Canada Adding to Toyko Direct Service in 2018

August 24, 2017 by Lori Smith

Air Canada will introduce a new service between Montreal and Tokyo Narita in June 2018. It is the carrier’s first scheduled link to Japan out of Montreal. The new flights will operate year-round, with daily service during summer peak travel


Montreal Development to Include Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel

July 10, 2017 by Lori Smith

Cogir Real Estate and Fonds immobilier de solidarité FTQ report that the $200-million HUMANITI Montréal mixed-use development will include a 200-room hotel operating under Marriott’s Autograph Collection Hotels banner. Ground has just been broken on the development, which will occupy


Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Reopens

July 10, 2017 by Lori Smith

Montreal’s Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth has reopened following a year-long renovation that saw the addition of 35,000 square feet of event space. Owned by Ivanhoé Cambridge, the transformation of the iconic Montréal property was performed by general contractor Pomerleau and


WestJet Launches Intra-Quebec Flight

June 15, 2017 by Lori Smith

WestJet has launched its first non-stop flight within the province of Quebec. As of June 15, 2017, the carrier will operate four flights daily between Québec City and Montreal. “WestJet’s introduction of our first-ever point-to-point service within Quebec brings lower


Air Canada Starts Montreal to Marseille Service

June 9, 2017 by Lori Smith

Air Canada Rouge begins seasonal, non-stop service between Montreal and Marseille with the departure of flight AC1962 from Montreal-Trudeau airport tonight [June 9, 2017]. “The Marseille service will be the only non-stop flight operated by a network carrier between Marseille