Tourism & Hospitality
July 24, 2013
The outlook for new resorts and hotels in Oman looks promising with over 3,000 hotel rooms due for completion by the end of 2014.
The hospitality industry in the GCC, home to world-class hotels and recreation facilities, is poised to grow at 6.93 per cent to reach $24.92 billion by 2016, a report issued by Kuwait Financial Centre yesterday said.
July 22, 2013
InterContinental Aqaba Resort is keen on undertaking and executing humanitarian initiatives and being supportive of its local community.
The tourism sector has experienced a subdued demand in July.
July 21, 2013
Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa is now accredited as the first approved training center for the Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance UK in Jordan.
In observance of the Holy month of Ramadan, the management and staff of Ramada Downtown, in collaboration with Green Hopes, hand over donated items to Beit Al Khair Society.
July 18, 2013
Hilton Worldwide Middle East & Africa announced the launch of its popular Great Getaway promotion campaign for the MEA region.
July 17, 2013
Burj Khalifa has become the first skyscraper globally and first major landmark in the MENA region to be mapped out by Google Streetview.
Travel to the UAE will not be affected at the moment by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS-CoV, industry experts said.
Kempinski Hotels has announced the appointment Bugra Berberoglu to the role of Senior Vice President of Regional Operations for India, Middle East & Africa.
The Dubai Municipality recently commended Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman for its significant commitment and innovation in reducing waste through its Zero Landfill initiative.
July 16, 2013
A tourism official in Makkah has confirmed that the prices of hotels have undergone radical change and returned to their normal rates.
Crowne Plaza Amman hosted a big Iftar for the media members in Jordan and many corporate accounts, as well as travel agents on the fifth day of Ramadan.
July 15, 2013
Drake & Scull International was awarded by Arabtec Construction LLC (Arabtec).
An authentic Arabian experience awaits guests during the holy month of Ramadan at the Wyndham Grand Regency Doha, named Qatar’s Leading Conference Hotel at this year’s World Travel Awards.