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Iraqi or Jordanian tourists are no substitute for Gulf tourists
November 14, 2014 - 00:49 GMT
bservers say the hotel sector has never experienced conditions as tough as the ones they are going through today.

April 27, 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.

Planet Group will introduce Global Travel & Tourism LLC, a new brand under Planet’s family
08:59 GMT
(press release)

Planet Group will launch a new brand in Dubai and will showcase its new offices in Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.

April 25, 2011

During the conference
14:10 GMT
(press release)

Al Tayyar Travel Group held its second annual conference in the Saudi capital in which the key message was ‘Lasting success is the responsibility of everyone’.

Property announces special packages for leisure and corporate customers during the event
09:03 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman will highlight its facilities including its Special Summer Promotion to attract new business opportunities and partners at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM).

Concerts and performances prove hugely popular across the Emirates as audience figures and ticket sales mark record attendance levels
07:44 GMT
(press release)

The Abu Dhabi Festival 2011 delighted more than 25,000 people during its impressive three-week calendar of events, according to Festival organizers, the Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation.

April 24, 2011

Aspen to celebrate the wedding of the decade
15:44 GMT
(press release)

Dust off your gloves and head to Aspen for tea – the most British of traditions – as Prince William and his Princess Kate say “I do” on April 29.

Grand Canal pool view at Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi
11:28 GMT
(press release)

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company announced an agreement with Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH) for The Ritz-Carlton to operate a waterfront hotel in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.

Hani Jaber, Director of Business Development
08:59 GMT
(press release)

Peacock International Hotel Management, a specialized international hotel management organization, expanded to provide world-class services to global clients.

April 21, 2011

The winners at GFF 2011 Closing Ceremony
07:13 GMT
(press release)

The fourth edition of the Gulf Film Festival, the home of bold, experimental and contemporary cinema from the Arabian peninsula, concluded today at a glittering closing ceremony.

April 20, 2011

Hosted every night from 12 am to 1.30 am, ‘Gulf Nights,’ attended by filmmakers, industry experts and the public, is one of the hugely popular public forums held at the film festival
14:24 GMT
(press release)

The fourth Gulf Nights session held on the sidelines of the Gulf Film Festival highlighted the world of marketing and distribution possibilities that awaits Arab filmmakers.

JW Marriott Dubai
13:59 GMT
(press release)

Marriott International has announced the addition of six new properties to its Middle East/Africa pipeline of 37 previously-announced hotels.

Mohammed Almunai, an indispensable part of the theatre, television and film scene of Kuwait for the past several decades
12:46 GMT
(press release)

The fourth edition of the Gulf Film Festival, will honour Kuwaiti thespian Mohammed Almunai tomorrow with a Special Recognition Award for distinguished services to the Arab film industry.

The third Gulf Nights focused on ‘Khaleeji 2011’ with several Emirati filmmakers attending the discussion, moderated by Nasser Al-Yaqoobi
10:28 GMT
(press release)

While Emirati films have broke through quality barriers and achieved tremendous growth in the past few years, the country’s filmmakers must focus on exploring new layers in story-telling.

The event was part of a larger initiative by the ZUMA brand to raise money for the Japanese crisis world wide
08:57 GMT
(press release)

Last night saw 150 of Dubai’s elite gather on the ZUMA terrace to pledge their support for the recent Japanese disaster at an exciting evening event called ‘Chefs for Japan’.