by Michael C. Lowe | November 10, 2010

InterContinental Hotels Group and Ayala Land Inc., a real-estate developer in the Philippines, will open the first Holiday Inn & Suites in Manila. The 347-room property, the brand's first new-build in the Philippines, will be in Makati City, one of Manila's commercial and economic hubs. Opening in 2013, the hotel will have several meeting rooms, a boardroom, a business center and an executive lounge.