15 September 2010
The group won a total of seven awards in Business Traveller Asia-Pacific magazine’s 2010 Readers’ Poll, while the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore also won the inaugural title of Best Business Hotel in the World.
Other hotels in the Shangri-La portfolio, namely, Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong; Makati Shangri-La, Manila; and Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai each won the Best Business Hotel awards in their respective cities.
The Business Traveller Asia-Pacific poll was conducted among the magazine’s frequent traveller subscribers based mainly in the Asia-Pacific region and full results will be published in the magazine later this year.
Shangri-La’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Greg Dogan, said: "We are very honoured to be recognised as the top Asia-Pacific business hotel brand by Business Traveller Asia-Pacific’s readers, and particularly to have received this accolade ten years in a row.
We consider this award an affirmation of the strength of Shangri-La brand as there is no better recognition than by the readers of the magazine who are among the most knowledgeable, experienced and committed travellers in the region," said.