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The consultancy expects some 7 million square feet of new malls with a size of over 1 million square feet to enter the market over the next two years.
July 8, 2014 - 14:32 GMT
Mall of the World, the latest addition to Dubai’s retail, hospitality and leisure offering, is expected to boost visitor numbers and further strengthen the emirate’s mall development pipeline.

July 13, 2011

The Smurfs at Mirdif City Centre
10:30 GMT
(press release)

As The Smurfs hit the big screens later this year, Playnation will celebrate by painting itself blue as visitors will be able to meet Smurf and Smurfette in person and have their photo taken.

Al Bustan Centre & Residence revamped website
08:37 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, has unveiled the redesign of its website which features a new Arabic website and an enhanced English website to serve the increasing number of visitors from the region.

July 12, 2011

Experience true Arabian setting at Al Khaimah room that was transformed into a Ramadan tent where individual diners and small groups can enjoy traditional Arabic set menu
15:24 GMT
(press release)

This Ramadan, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, invites you to break your fast with a wide selection of Arabic specialities where an iftar buffet is prepared by culinary expert.

Grand Hyatt Amman's employees devoted one whole day to caring for, cleaning and improving the condition of the park
14:37 GMT
(press release)

Grand Hyatt Amman has recently adopted one of the city’s public parks in Wadi Saqra.

Glion Hospitality Management School Alumni Dinner at W Doha
14:03 GMT
(press release)

W Doha, the award-winning iconic lifestyle luxury hotel, hosted the Glion Hospitality Management School Alumni Dinner at Spice Market this week.

Nirvana Spa is offering four amazing Slimming & Contouring Packages at exceptional prices
13:44 GMT
(press release)

Nirvana Spa Amman, which was launched by Power Hut – The Xperience earlier this year in order to bring an optimum relaxation haven in Jordan, continues to pamper its customers.

Dubai Culture fine arts workshop
10:41 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), will host a series of fine arts workshops covering traditional artforms including calligraphy, drawing and Islamic decoration, from July 9 to 30, 2011.

Fairmont top rated website in Arabic,
09:44 GMT
(press release)

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has launched a version of its top rated website in Arabic.

July 11, 2011

M.H Alshaya Co. celebrating the safe landing of a DC-9 airplane which will be situated at the entrance to KidZania in The Avenues Phase 3
14:16 GMT

M.H Alshaya Co. celebrated the safe ‘landing’ of a DC-9 airplane which will be situated at the entrance to KidZania in The Avenues Phase 3, due to open in 2012.

Circus Africa show at Mirdif City Centre
13:50 GMT
(press release)

An experiential feast for the senses the Circus Africa show will be in residence in Mirdif City Centre’s Central Galleria until 16th July.

JW Marriott Hotel Ankara
12:58 GMT
(press release)

JW Marriott, has announced the opening of its first hotel in Turkey, the JW Marriott Hotel Ankara under a management agreement with Ozkar Insaat A.S.

Total visitors to Dubai in 2010 were the largest to date, topping 8.3 million visitors
12:54 GMT
(press release)

Cluttons, the real estate specialist that has enjoyed a dedicated Middle Eastern presence since 1976, today announces its market report for Dubai's Hospitality sector in Q2 2011.

Frits van Paasschen, President & CEO, Starwood Hotels & Resorts
10:37 GMT
(press release)

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, announced today the launch of Starwood Personalized Travel – a program of initiatives designed to serve the unique preferences of Chinese travelers.

Rene Camilleri, Director of Global Sales, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Middle East
08:33 GMT
(press release)

The Starwood Sales Office in the Middle East has announced the appointment of Saeed Ali and Ahmed Abdulhameed to overlook specifically the market and travel needs of Saudi Arabia.

Blood donation at W Doha
08:07 GMT
(press release)

W Doha, leading style icon of Doha is inviting talents working in the hotel to donate blood on July 7.