Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group opens branch in Taipei
The China Post news staff
May 19, 2014, 12:02 am TWN
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group opened its newest hotel in Taipei yesterday.
The new luxury hotel, Mandarin Oriental Taipei, celebrated its opening with an official ribbon cutting and reception for more than 250 VIPs. Cutting the ribbon to launch the hotel was the Mayor of Taipei City, Hau Long-Bin, Vice Premier Yuan Mao Chi-kuo and Taiwanese actress Brigitte Lin. They were joined by senior executives from Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, including Group Chief Executive Edouard Ettedgui, Executive Vice President and Operations Director for Asia Richard Baker and Hotel General Manager Paul Jones, together with the owner and developer of the hotel, Lin Ming-Chun, Chairman of Mandarina Crown Hotel Co. Ltd.
"We are delighted to introduce the brand of Mandarin Oriental to this dynamic city," said Baker. "Mandarin Oriental Taipei is set to become a new luxury landmark for guests seeking the finest in service and facilities."