International Hotel Investments p.l.c., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the ownership, development, and operation of hotels, leisure facilities, and other activities related to the tourism industry. It owns and manages 24 hotels under the Corinthia brand name. The company also owns property held for rental; and offers catering and management consultancy services, as well as provides architectural, engineering, and management and technical construction services. The is also involved in the residential and commercial real estate activities. It has operations in Malta, the United Kingdom, Portugal, Hungary, Russia, the Czech Republic, Prague, and Libya. The company was founded in 1962 and is based in Floriana, Malta. International Hotel Investments p.l.c. is a subsidiary of Corinthia Palace Hotel Company Limited.