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Wasl Asset Management plans to open four three-star hotels in the emirate next year.
December 12, 2014 - 19:56 GMT
A company owned by Dubai’s government plans to open four hotels in the emirate next year to expand the supply of mid-priced rooms in a market dominated by luxury accommodation.

May 30, 2011

Albert Pozo, VP of Multinational Business & Corporate Travel at Amadeus
11:11 GMT
(press release)

Amadeus hosted a panel discussion recently in Dubai which examined the future of the travel industry and the role of technology in its development.

Kristin Campbell
08:56 GMT

Hilton Worldwide today announced the appointment of Kristin Campbell as executive vice president and general counsel.

Arabian City painting
07:29 GMT
(press release)

Atlantis, The Palm, the leading entertainment destination resort in the Middle East, will be hosting an exhibition for Dutch artists to raise funds for Dubai Autism Centre.

May 29, 2011

Hoda Al Khamis Kanoo, Founder and Artistic Director of Abu Dhabi Festival
09:53 GMT
(press release)

An exhibition featuring the very best of Emirati art was held as part of the long-standing and fruitful partnership between Abu Dhabi Festival (ADF) and Mubadala Development Company.

Omer Kaddouri, Executive Vice President of Rotana, with Gary Rhodes, Celebrity Chef and Elie Saliba, Director of Loyalty Programme and Partnerships at Rotana
06:57 GMT
(press release)

Rotana won the Best Loyalty Programme for its Rewards programme during the recent Business Traveller Middle East Awards, which recently marked its ninth anniversary.

May 26, 2011

DoubleTree by Hilton Global
12:52 GMT
(press release)

After commemorating their 250th hotel worldwide this month in Istanbul, Turkey, DoubleTree by Hilton is launching a new, year-long, global rebranding initiative.

Set in the 1860s, Il Gattopardo (The Leopard) follows the fortunes of Prince Fabrizio Salina and his family during the unification of Italy
11:46 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai International Film Festival is partnering with the Italian Embassy in the UAE to mark the 65th Italian National Day and the 150th anniversary of Italian unification.

InterContinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi
08:47 GMT

InterContinental Abu Dhabi announced its participation in the promotional campaign for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, which kicks off this week and continues in next month within the GCC countries.

Arabian Courtyard Hotel
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of the ancient cultural district of Dubai, has recently renovated its facilities to bring a more traditional Arabic theme.

Symbol of elegance and luxury, JW Marriott Kuwait’s ballrooms are simply perfect for weddings
06:00 GMT
(press release)

JW Marriott Hotel announced today that it is offering exclusive wedding packages across the year.

May 25, 2011

Arabian Adventures’ Exclusive Collection offers a range of tailor-made excursions and experiences
13:48 GMT

Arabian Adventures, the region's leading Destination Management Company (DMC), announces the launch of its Exclusive Collection.

Arabian Travel Market 2011
10:59 GMT
(press release)

The success of Arabian Travel Market 2011, held from 2-5 May at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre, has mirrored the strength of the regional tourism industry.

Emirates Palace
09:01 GMT

The Emirates Palace Hotel has recently announced its sponsorship of Al-Jazeera Football Club, which starts on the 5th of June, 2011.

May 24, 2011

Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz during his visit to Elaf Jeddah Hotel
13:16 GMT
(press release)

Prince Sultan Bin Bin Abdul Aziz visited the Elaf Jeddah Hotel as part of his commitment to support and encourage tourism organisations in Saudi Arabia.

Nicolas Pezout, Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea new Resident Manager
11:54 GMT

Mr. Nicolas Pezout appointed as the new Resident Manager of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea.