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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.

June 21, 2012

Petra Ramming Training
10:36 GMT
(press release)

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, a hotel that believes in constant learning and growth, invited a leading and well known housekeeping trainer, Petra Ramming, to train and motivate the hotel staff.

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
06:02 GMT
(press release)

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, in collaboration with UAE-based holding company Bright Start, formally announced today their plans for a resort property in the heart of Jumeirah Beach.

June 20, 2012

Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
12:11 GMT
(press release)

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in collaboration with UAE-based holding company Bright Start formally announced their plans for a resort property in the heart of Jumeirah Beach.

June 19, 2012

Talal Khoury, Business Partner, Landmark Group, Renuka Jagtiani, vice-chairperson, Landmark Group, Rahul Jagtiani, iCARE Clinics, and Vipen Sethi, CEO, Landmark Group, at the Press conference
12:27 GMT
(press release)

Landmark Group has further diversified its portfolio, foraying into the healthcare industry with iCARE Clinics, primary healthcare clinics for the family.

The project was predicted to result in direct and indirect economic benefits for Bahrain of approximately $300 million over the next five to seven years
09:33 GMT

Work on the Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay is ahead of schedule adding that the fifth level of towers was now completed.

Now It is 'mandatory' to provide an attested tenancy contract even if one was applying for a visit visa
08:24 GMT

It has been announced that for visit visa the tenancy contract is mandatory in Dubai, while Abu Dhabi says no need.

June 18, 2012

Al Bustan Centre & Residence fitness
11:31 GMT
(press release)

Al-Bustan Centre and Residence invites you to stay fit and healthy this summer with a fitness promotion designed to help achieve your health goals and lifestyle.

InterContinental Aqaba Resort
09:01 GMT

InterContinental Aqaba Resort opened its doors to guests from around the world.

June 17, 2012

IHG team
07:45 GMT

Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa held a cocktail reception for the Jordan Tourism Board (JTB) on Tuesday June 5th.

Concert Pianist Amira Fouad
06:24 GMT
(press release)

To recreate the atmosphere of summer concerts in New York at the beginning of the twentieth century, St. Regis Doha today announced the launch of “Encore!,” a new concert series curated by Qatar Music & Arts.

June 14, 2012

Starwood Hotels
11:55 GMT
(press release)

More than 40 Starwood hotels across the Middle East are joining forces to support Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ 5th annual associate fundraising campaign ‘Road to Awareness’ through various local fundraising initiatives and events.

During the event
09:34 GMT

King Hussein Bin Talal Convention Centre managed by Hilton hosted the 2-day International Conference on Seizing Tourism Market Opportunities in Times of Rapid Change.

Ramada Suite
07:42 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, now offers the most memorable stay this summer.

June 13, 2012

Cirque du Soleil
06:57 GMT
(press release)

As the official hotel partner of Cirque du Soleil’s first performance in Qatar, The St. Regis Doha is offering bespoke packages for guests that include accommodation, tickets to the signature production.

June 11, 2012

The promotion, running from 10th June to 31st July 2012, aims to highlight the core benefits of Emirates' Visit Visa product
10:11 GMT

Emirates' popular Visit Visa product users will get an added bonus this month due to airline's Visit Visa Promotion.