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Traders Hotel, Dubai Goes Wireless

Traders Hotel, Dubai has recently had its in-room Internet broadband facilities upgraded to Wi-Fi connectivity for all of the hotel's 250 rooms in an ongoing effort to enhance the hotel and its facilities.

The hotel has been providing complimentary Internet access to all guests since 2009, with wired connectivity in all the guestrooms and Wi-Fi throughout the hotel’s public areas and function rooms. From September 2012, all guests at Traders Hotel, Dubai are able to connect to the Internet via Wi-Fi in the rooms, in addition to the regular wired connectivity.

“As technology gets more advanced with sophisticated hand-held devices a norm in our daily lives, it is important for us to keep up with the times. As one of the few hotel groups in Dubai to offer this service, I believe it gives us an added edge and sets us apart from our competitors,” said Stephan Kapek, the hotel’s general manager.

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages more than 85 hotels under the Shangri-La brand, with a room inventory of over 34,000. Traders hotels cater to today's savvy and passionate traveller with brilliant simplicity and warm sincerity. They provide a friendly yet professional environment designed to complement guests at work, rest or play. Based in major business centres in Asia Pacific and the Middle East, Traders Hotels are the practical choice for business and leisure travelers.

Traders Hotels are located in Abu Dhabi, Beijing, Brisbane, Changzhou, Dubai, Hong Kong, Johor, Kuala Lumpur, Male, Manila, Penang, Shenyang and Singapore, with a scheduled opening in Doha, Qatar. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in mainland China, India, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at

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