Best Western adds 263 hotels in 2006

Leisure Opportunities – Best Western, one of the world s largest hotel chains, added 263 properties to its international portfolio in 2006, finishing the year with 4,164 hotels in 80 countries. The US-based company added 133 hotels in North America, 16 in France, 10 in Story Continues Here

Forbes – PARIS (AFX) – Atisreal, part of the property division of BNP Paribas, has bought SP & Partners, a French property agent and consultant specialising in hotels, and set up a new unit, Atisreal Hotel. Atisreal said that the acquisition, for an Story Continues Here