Tourism & Hospitality

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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.

January 17, 2011

During the ceremony
13:41 GMT
(press release)

Concorde Hotel Fujairah, recently hosted the opening ceremony of the first regional office of International Theatre Institute (ITI) Unesco in the emirate.

January 16, 2011

Eyad Ali Abdul Rahman, Executive Director, Media Relation & Business Development, DTCM
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) has announced that a new survey has named Dubai as the world's top shopping destination among shoppers in the Arab World.

January 13, 2011

Susan Helstab, Executive Vice President of Marketing , Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
13:20 GMT
(press release)

Susan Helstab has been named one of the “Top 25 Most Extraordinary Minds in Sales and Marketing” for 2010 by the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI).

Movenpick Hotels & Resorts
11:34 GMT

Interactive and with value-added benefits for guests are likely to be the big three trends influencing the hotel industry within the Middle East in 2011, according to Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts.

A luxurious room at The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai
11:16 GMT
(press release)

Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) represents a bold and refreshing contrast among its lofty neighbours.

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai
09:43 GMT
(press release)

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) officially opens its doors today.

Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa
09:05 GMT
(press release)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is strengthening its long established position in the Middle East as one of the leading luxury hotel operators in the region.

January 12, 2011

Joanne Zarifé, Marketing Manager, Edee Sands
10:03 GMT

Eddé Sands Hotel and Wellness Resort, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joanne Zarifé as its new Marketing Manager.

January 11, 2011

Moevenpick Hotel & Convention Centre KLIA
14:49 GMT
(press release)

Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts has signed a management agreement to operate a 333-room upscale property, convention centre and wellness facility in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Anti-Smoking Awareness Campaign at Porto Arabia’s Boardwalk, La Croisette
13:11 GMT
(press release)

Porto Arabia’s boardwalk ‘La Croisette’, is becoming a popular destination not just for leisurely walks, but also for a number of community activities and initiatives.

Abu Dhabi Yacht Show
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Visitors to the third Abu Dhabi Yacht Show (ADYS) this March can look forward to a double-header super-luxury weekend as the event, at the stunning Yas Marina

January 10, 2011

The landmark 5-star hotel, Erbil Rotana
10:42 GMT
(press release)

Rotana, the leading hotel management company in the Middle East and Africa, proudly announced the opening of its first property in Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq, the landmark 5-star hotel, Erbil Rotana.

10:18 GMT

The ancient city of Petra in Jordan posted an increase of 27% in the number of visitors during 2010.

January 9, 2011

Haitham Nassar, Ramses Hilton's general manager with the Team members during "Family day".
12:04 GMT

In creating a team spirit and strengthening ties between Ramses Hilton team members, Haitham Nassar has invited the team members and their families to an outing in a sports club in Cairo.

January 6, 2011

The Brand New Hyatt Regency Dusseldorf
14:12 GMT
(press release)

Middle East residents and expatriates heading to and from Europe are choosing Dusseldorf as a stop-over destination that offers a delightful mix of culture and cuisine.