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For the third consecutive year, the United Arab Emirates has been named as the country in which most Arab youth would like to live as well as the country they would most like their own nation to emulate.
April 8, 2014 - 03:55 GMT
The UAE was ranked as the happiest Arab country and the 17th happiest in the world in the 2013 World Happiness Report, commissioned by the United Nations.

September 9, 2013

Example from Four Seasons Customized Amenity Programme
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(press release)

Amid the bustle of everyday life the unexpected scent of a familiar fragrance breaking through the ordinary creates an immediate moment of pause and reflection.

September 5, 2013

Intercontinental cuisine
08:03 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Intercontinental Hotel has launched a unique cheese and chocolate festival as part of an ongoing drive to attract visitors seeking to enjoy traditional cuisine.

September 4, 2013

Majestic Ballroom
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(press release)

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman presents exclusive wedding packages at its Majestic Ballroom, ideal for couples who are looking for a stylish yet reasonably-priced venue for their big day.

Sharia-compliant properties have a specific market, mainly in the GCC region.
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The Sultanate's first Sharia-compliant 'alcohol-free' five-star hotel, Muscat Grand Millennium Hotel, will open for guests next year.

September 3, 2013

Toscana
10:55 GMT
(press release)

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi has announced the opening of its artisanal Italian restaurant,Villa Toscana.

September 2, 2013

St. Regis Abu Dhabi Reception Hall
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(press release)

St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Inc., introduces GCC’s newest luxury address with opening of The St. Regis Abu Dhabi.

Concorde Hotel Fujairah
10:36 GMT
(press release)

Concorde by Mourouj Fujairah announces the appointments of Soma Ali as Senior Sales Manager and Rami Ennaba as Financial Controller.

September 1, 2013

During the event
11:25 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence organized financial awareness program for its employees as part of its Responsible Awareness Program (RAP).

InterContinental Aqaba Resort
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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is at the core of what InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) cluster hotels in Jordan do.

The case for Dubai received a significant boost last week with the New York Times suggesting that the emirate was the frontrunner — and deservedly so. (Pictured: An artist impression of the site where the expo will be held).
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Compared to other candidate cities, the emirate offers the best option as a reliable host.

August 29, 2013

Many of  Indian travellers to Jordan, mainly from Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, went to Jordan for religious reasons. Pictured: Mount Nebo. (Photo Credit: Getty Images).
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Jordan, which is a five- and- a- halfhour flight from Delhi by Royal Jordanian Airlines, received 53,000 outwardly mobile Indians last year.

August 26, 2013

Starwood Hotels
12:18 GMT

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has signed an agreement with Mase Co LLC to open a new-build Sheraton hotel in Dohuk.

Concorde spa
05:50 GMT
(press release)

Concorde by Mourouj Fujairah announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award.

August 25, 2013

Fountain Cafe and Restaurant
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartment among visiting tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, is excited to introduce new offers like daily lunch buffet and Friday Fun Day buffet.

August 21, 2013

InterContinental Aqaba Resort
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InterContinental Aqaba Resort is bringing new live entertainment at its sophisticated Martinis Lounge.