Seven months after acquiring a 51% stake in Regent Hotels & Resorts from Formosa International Hotels Corporation, InterContinental Hotels Group executives on Thursday unveiled the first look at the brand’s relaunch, in conjunction with the Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific. Speaking during a press briefing at the iconic InterContinental Hong Kong, which will convert to the Regent flag in the near future, the executives said the luxury brand will sit at the apex of IHG’s brand family. A rate premium in the range of 30% to 40% above a typical InterContinental Hotel is anticipated for Regent, according to Jolyon Bulley, CEO of Greater China for IHG. Get the full story at HNN