Tourism & Hospitality

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Hilton is encouraging people to be a weekender and reclaim their days off.
January 13, 2015 - 20:34 GMT
The UAE is a country of “fantasy weekenders”, more prone to staying at home and making exaggerated claims later, according to research released by Hilton.

July 12, 2011

Fairmont top rated website in Arabic,
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has launched a version of its top rated website in Arabic.

July 11, 2011

M.H Alshaya Co. celebrating the safe landing of a DC-9 airplane which will be situated at the entrance to KidZania in The Avenues Phase 3
14:16 GMT

M.H Alshaya Co. celebrated the safe ‘landing’ of a DC-9 airplane which will be situated at the entrance to KidZania in The Avenues Phase 3, due to open in 2012.

Circus Africa show at Mirdif City Centre
13:50 GMT
(press release)

An experiential feast for the senses the Circus Africa show will be in residence in Mirdif City Centre’s Central Galleria until 16th July.

JW Marriott Hotel Ankara
12:58 GMT
(press release)

JW Marriott, has announced the opening of its first hotel in Turkey, the JW Marriott Hotel Ankara under a management agreement with Ozkar Insaat A.S.

Total visitors to Dubai in 2010 were the largest to date, topping 8.3 million visitors
12:54 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons, the real estate specialist that has enjoyed a dedicated Middle Eastern presence since 1976, today announces its market report for Dubai's Hospitality sector in Q2 2011.

Frits van Paasschen, President & CEO, Starwood Hotels & Resorts
10:37 GMT
(press release)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, announced today the launch of Starwood Personalized Travel – a program of initiatives designed to serve the unique preferences of Chinese travelers.

Rene Camilleri, Director of Global Sales, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Middle East
08:33 GMT
(press release)

The Starwood Sales Office in the Middle East has announced the appointment of Saeed Ali and Ahmed Abdulhameed to overlook specifically the market and travel needs of Saudi Arabia.

Blood donation at W Doha
08:07 GMT
(press release)

W Doha, leading style icon of Doha is inviting talents working in the hotel to donate blood on July 7.

Marriott Executive Apartments Erbil
07:11 GMT
(press release)

Marriott International signed agreements with Empire Iraq to manage a 200-room, upscale Marriott Hotels & Resorts-branded hotel and a 75-unit deluxe Marriott Executive Apartments property.

July 10, 2011

Pep Lozano, General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
13:52 GMT
(press release)

Spanish native and hotelier Pep Lozano is the General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, announced Pascal Duchauffour, area vice-president, of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company.

Ramadan at The Address Hotels + Resorts
11:07 GMT
(press release)

Make this Holy Moth of Ramadan truly memorable by sharing special moments with family and friends at The Address Hotels + Resorts, Dubai’s five star premium hotel brand.

Ramadan offer at Grand Millennium Al Wahda
10:08 GMT
(press release)

Grand Millennium Al Wahda in partnership with Alhan Restaurant are putting the final touches to their Ramadan preparations.

July 7, 2011

Manzil Centre teachers at Ramada Ajman
10:28 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman hosted a lunch gathering for teachers of Manzil Destination Inclusion, a non-profit organization that provides education and training to individuals with special needs.

Salem Al Mamari, Director General of Tourism Promotions at Oman's Ministry of Tourism
07:59 GMT
(press release)

Oman will build momentum for its tourism and hospitality sectors in 2011 with the opening new national attractions and a record number of leisure and travel properties and services.

July 6, 2011

Barney takes children on a magical tour of outer space
12:50 GMT
(press release)

The long-time kid-favorite and “Bahrain Summer” Festival regular took kids of all ages and nationalities on a magical journey in his all-new act, “Barney’s Space Adventures”.