Welcome to your bi-weekly industry round up featuring all the latest industry news and trends from around the world.
In leading news this week, RCI announced the appointment of Paul Mulcahy as Managing Director for EMEA. Paul's hospitality and travel career spans more than two decades including roles at Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts and Pierre & Vacances Center Parcs Group. You can read more about Paul here.
And in other stories, it's been quite the fortnight of new hotel launches and flight routes, as well as the release of Wyndham Destination's Q1 financial results.
You can find links to all our leading stories as follows, but don't forget to visit www.rciventures.com to discover the latest updates as they happen:
UK among growing destinations for KSA travellers