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The high percentage increases are indicative of the depths to which occupancy and RevPAR had plunged.
October 19, 2014 - 11:46 GMT
The number of tourists arriving in Egypt increased by 15.8% in July compared with the same month a year ago.

May 1, 2011

The new distribution channel would allow B2C customers to access Planet Travel & Tours products and services while the XML system will enable agents and customers worldwide to access other travel sites
10:47 GMT
(press release)

Planet Travel & Tours is introducing a new online booking system for its B2C (business-to-consumer) customers and adding XML (Extensive Markup Language) to its system to reach a wider market.

The Ramada Executive room rates is an addition to the property’s wide range of services
09:39 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai will unveil Ramada Executive room rates and will launch Summer Promotions at the Arabian Travel Market at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Located on the King Faisal Road in downtown Sharjah, the Four Points by Sheraton Sharjah Hotel will comprise 187 rooms and 33 suites, an all-day dining restaurant, fitness centre and outdoor pool, four meeting rooms and a business centre
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, announces plans to further expand its presence in the Arabian Gulf emirate of Sharjah with the opening of the 220-room Four Points by Sheraton Sharjah Hotel in 2013.

The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh is prominently situated within the Diplomatic Quarter and is next to the King Abdul Aziz Conference Centre
07:09 GMT
(press release)

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced plans to continue its rapid expansion in the Middle East with its first hotel in the capital and largest city in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).

April 28, 2011

Winners at GFF 2011 closing ceremony
12:52 GMT
(press release)

The Gulf Film Festival, thanked its host of business partners and industry supporters following the conclusion of its successful fourth edition last week.

The property will present its unique operating strategy and unending commitment to provide the best for their guests to existing and potential clients attending the four-day show
11:03 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre & Residence, a deluxe property which offers world-class services and facilities in the city, is participating in the annual Arabian Travel Market.

The 2011 hala abu dhabi brochures feature a wide range of holiday itineraries offering tours, attractions and getaways to some of the most luxurious hotels and resorts in the UAE
10:31 GMT
(press release)

hala abu dhabi has launched its new and exciting brochures to audiences across the UAE and GCC to promote Abu Dhabi and the UAE as the number one tourist destination in the region.

To involve the little ones in the Earth Day celebrations, presentations on the environment and expert-led interactive sessions took place
09:06 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and KidZania at The Dubai Mall marked the global Earth Day on April 22, 2011 to raise awareness on the need to take concrete action on climate change.

The Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be shown live under the hotel’s magnificent Dome!
07:20 GMT

Emirates Palace Hotel is in full preparation to providing its guests with an exclusive and unique opportunity to watch the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

April 27, 2011

The new office is located at Mazaya Centre on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai with a branch along Dubai Airport Road
11:07 GMT
(press release)

International Air Transport Association has opened Global Travel & Tourism LLC, a one-stop travel shop that will provide a full range of travel services to retail and corporate clients.

INLIFE affirmed that they are offering discounts and special offers on all kinds of furniture and furnishings exclusively in the days of the exhibition
10:07 GMT

Three exhibitions organized by Arabian Group for Exhibitions and Conferences were inaugurated on the evening of Monday 25 April, 2011 at Damascus Fairground, Syria.

Sir Rocco Forte, Chairman and CEO of Rocco Forte Hotels
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Rocco Forte Hotels, has announced the name of its flagship property in the Middle East: “Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi”.

You will be seated in the palace's astonishing dome while screening the wedding ceremony
07:34 GMT

The Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi's Leading Resort, invites you to an exclusive screening of the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in Westminster Abbey on 29th April 2011.

Janet Abrahams, Area Director Sales & Marketing Levant Region at Kempinski
07:00 GMT

Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea and Kempinski Aqaba is expected to grow significantly this year advises Janet Abrahams Area Director Sales & Marketing Levant Region.

April 26, 2011

Guests can experience world-renowned luxury and opulence in Hyatt’s Exclusive Spa and Wellness Centres
10:07 GMT
(press release)

Luxury awaits guests of Hyatt Hotels & Resorts at their top spa destinations in South East Asia.