Tourism & Hospitality
October 20, 2011
Director of Information Technology at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Prasanna Rupasinghe was awarded the title of IT Person at a ceremony for the prestigious Hotelier Middle East Awards 2011.
Organisers of The Hotel Show 2012 have experienced a surge in interest from international and regional companies wanting to tap the anticipated growth in the GCC hospitality sector.
Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 10 distinct hotel brands, has unveiled three new ways for its members to redeem points for free reward stays at most of the 3,750 hotels worldwide.
October 19, 2011
Hilton Worldwide has partnered with the Al Habtoor Group to convert two hotels in Beirut to the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand and to develop the very first Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts property in Dubai, UAE.
October 18, 2011
The Dubai International Film Festival, has announced its annual painting competition for school students.
Jacqui Brits joins the HR team at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates as its new Director of People Services.
Jalil Mekouar, Managing Director of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels announced the appointment of Stewart Coggans as Executive Vice President joining the MEA Hotel Advisory Team.
October 17, 2011
Hilton Worldwide has partnered with the Al Habtoor Group to convert two hotels in Beirut to the Hilton Hotels & Resorts brand and to develop the first Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts property in Dubai.
Marriott International will be opening a Residence Inn by Marriott hotel in Bahrain in early 2012, the company’s first in the region.
October 16, 2011
Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa invites all food lovers to celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights, at the award winning Indian restaurant Mumtaz Mahal.
W Doha, the luxury lifestyle brand that is home to Doha’s finest food sensations, has recruited award-winning Lebanese chef, Ibrahim Khalil Hamam, to be W Doha’s new Executive Sous Chef.
The Emirates Palace Hotel, expects a fruitful season with the sports & cultural activities and events which will be witnessed in Abu Dhabi until the end of 2011 and during 2012.
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong in China was named Best Overall Hotel in the World by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler in The United States.
Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman played host to Mr. Daniel Esvandi, Senior Product Manager of JT Touristik, one of the leading tour operators in the German market and one of the biggest leisure partners of the property.
Haitham Nassar, General Manager of Ramses Hilton had the honor to welcome Naguib Sawiris.