About HUAZHU Group
HUAZHU Group (NASDAQ:HTHT) is a leading multi-brand hotel group in China, operating more than 4,000 hotels across over 400 cities with more than 80,000 employees. Since its founding in 2005, HUAZHU is committed itself to a better life with its professional and efficient intelligent management system and a focus on providing customers with high-quality and diverse travel experiences.
Since 2014, HUAZHU and Accor have formed an extensive and long-term alliance to jointly develop the hotel business in China. Through close cooperation, HUAZHU now operates a wide range of hotel brands covering the diverse market from upscale brands – Grand Mercure, Joya, Blossom Hill, to midscale – Novotel, Mercure, Manxin, Ji, Crystal Orange, Orange Select, CitiGO, Starway, ibis Styles, and economy – ibis, HanTing Plus, HanTing, Elan, Hi, meeting the needs of business and leisure. H Rewards, as an upgraded loyalty program and an efficient, warm, user-friendly hotel booking platform as well, provides accommodation, transportation, shopping and other preferred services for over 100 million members.
With the vision to build a world-class enterprise, HUAZHU Group has become one of the fastest growing hotel groups in China, under the leadership of its founder Ji Qi. In 2010, HUAZHU was successfully listed on NASDAQ. Now the Group also ranked 9th among the world’s largest hotel groups by Hotels magazine, and HanTing has won BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Chinese Brands for five consecutive years.