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Preventative measured also include special equipment at airports to detect anyone who may be infected.
September 10, 2014 - 15:59 GMT
Hajj season is almost upon us, and in October an estimated three million Muslims from around the world will congregate in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, to perform the Islamic pilgrimage.

January 5, 2011

Luis Maroto President & CEO Amadeus
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Amadeus announces that as of 1 January 2011, Luis Maroto, former Deputy CEO of Amadeus, has replaced David V. Jones as President & CEO of the company.

Dubai Emirates Challenge Cup
08:57 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) recently extended its support to the Emirates Challenge Cup exhibition match played between Al Ahli and AC Milan in Dubai.

December 29, 2010

Hilton HHonors
13:40 GMT

Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide's ten distinct hotel brands, today announced its latest global promotion, More Nights, More Points, from January 3 through March 31, 2011.

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
09:47 GMT
(press release)

According to a survey released by Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, more than 60% of respondents in the global social media study use social media to stay in touch with family and friends while traveling.

December 27, 2010

Khalid A. Bin Sulayem, DTCM Director General
13:22 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has revealed the progress of Dubai’s tourism sector during the first nine months of 2010.

December 21, 2010

Jerusalem
11:25 GMT

Palestinian Authority Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, Dr. Khouloud Daibes, said the preparations for this Christmas were carried out via a joint effort .

December 13, 2010

Amadeus
13:10 GMT

In the Middle East, $4 trillion USD has been announced in travel and tourism projects, $86 billion USD is earmarked for airport development and $7 billion USD is being invested in hotel projects.

November 24, 2010

F1
10:12 GMT

The collaboration showcases Rotana’s solid stature as a pioneer in the hospitality industry.

November 23, 2010

Cairo
09:17 GMT

DTZ's report on the Cairo hospitality market, released today, assesses the respective hospitality markets in east and west Cairo, setting out key market drivers and trends.

November 2, 2010

Marina Bay
08:14 GMT

Travellers Drawn by Opening of South East Asia’s first Universal Studios Theme Park and Stunning New Marina Bay Sands Resort.

November 1, 2010

Bouquier
10:41 GMT

Launch of first Monaco Private Label concept in the region accompanies trade show for UAE travel trade.

October 18, 2010

ibis hotel
08:31 GMT

Action Hotels leads regional development in mid-economy hotels.

October 17, 2010

Mecca
14:04 GMT

HotelsCombined.com announced that the prices of hotels in Mecca were up 31% for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan 2010 YOY.

October 11, 2010

Turkey
08:24 GMT

Turkey has been chosen by Condé Nast Travelers readers as their favorite country in the Destination category at the Condé Nast Traveler 12th Annual Readers' Travel Awards for the first time.

October 4, 2010

Omer Kaddouri
11:40 GMT

The opening increased Rotana’s inventory in the UAE only to 7,130 rooms.