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Chinese tourist numbers have recovered from their plunge following the 2012 eruption of the spat between Beijing and Tokyo over islands in the East China Sea.
July 13, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Prayer rooms, hijabs made from local silk and even halal-certified whale meat are appearing in Japan as tourism bosses wake up to the demand from Muslim travellers.

March 15, 2011

Abu Dhabi Festival 19th March – 4th April to celebrate diversity and harmony of the arts
10:19 GMT
(press release)

Preparing for its eighth successive season, the Abu Dhabi Festival promises to delight audiences with a feast of artistic talent from 19th March to 4th April.

For the fifth consecutive year top supporters have been awarded during a gala event held at Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea
09:04 GMT

Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts in Jordan are committed to celebrate their partnership with supporting Inbound Tour Operators.

March 14, 2011

Adam & Eve Spa
14:12 GMT
(press release)

The newly-opened Adam & Eve SPA at the Iberotel Emirates Grand Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road provides a uniquely secluded urban environment to rejuvenate, relax and take pleasure.

The competition's judges
13:30 GMT
(press release)

The Royal Automobile Museum announced the winners of its first Automotive Photography Competition at a reception at the museum.

Renaissance Hotel, Courtyard by Marriott and Marriott Executive Apartments Doha City Center to open in the second quarter of 2011
11:22 GMT
(press release)

Marriott International, announced that the Renaissance Hotel, Courtyard by Marriott & Marriott Executive Apartments Doha City Center will witness a simultaneous opening in the second quarter of 2011.

VIP limousine service available at Wyndham Grand Regency Doha
09:32 GMT
(press release)

Wyndham Hotel Group today announced the addition of the first Wyndham Grand property in the Middle East

March 13, 2011

Nabil Hammoud, General Manager of Safir Marina Hotel in Kuwait
09:11 GMT
(press release)

International Hotel Management is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Nabil Hammoud as the new General Manager of Safir Marina Hotel in Kuwait.

March 10, 2011

Hilton HHonors
13:41 GMT

Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s portfolio of hotel brands, announced a new 2011 Spring Sale today.

Property to offer attractive packages to attract Russian tourists
12:40 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence is participating in the Moscow International Travel & Tourism Exhibition (MITT), Russia’s leading travel exhibition.

30 Seconds to Mars reveal what rock fans can expect from their FLASH Forum show on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, as organisers announce a sell out
11:03 GMT
(press release)

With Kanye West and The Killers’ Brandon Flowers among their most famous fans, US rock band 30 Seconds To Mars’ Yas Island gig at the FLASH Forum this weekend is an A-list approved event.

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort Abu Dhabi
09:45 GMT

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, located in the renowned Liwa Desert, has announced “Calligraphy Meets Art” on April 8 and April 9, 2011.

Andreas Magnus, F&B Manager at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates welcomes Andreas J Magnus as its new F&B Manager.

Matty White and Dirk Brockel ready for launch aboard Formula Rossa
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Many of the professional competitors taking part in this weekend’s Abu Dhabi International Triathlon let off some pre-race adrenalin at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa Thailand
08:58 GMT

The world isn’t short of beautiful resorts, but the upcoming Mövenpick Dharamshala Resort in Northern India is poised to take the design and delivery of upscale remote properties to a whole new level.

March 8, 2011

Ramada Hotel & Suites
14:09 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman and Ramada Downtown Dubai, a premier destination for business and leisure travellers, will participate in the upcoming ITB Berlin Exhibition.