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Chinese tourist numbers have recovered from their plunge following the 2012 eruption of the spat between Beijing and Tokyo over islands in the East China Sea.
July 13, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Prayer rooms, hijabs made from local silk and even halal-certified whale meat are appearing in Japan as tourism bosses wake up to the demand from Muslim travellers.

June 30, 2011

Lashley Pulsipher, the new Regional Director of Public Relations at Kempinski Middle East
09:48 GMT

Kempinski announced the appointment of Ms. Lashley Pulsipher to the position of Regional Director of Public Relations in the Middle East, based in Dubai.

June 29, 2011

Omani girls in traditional costume celebrating the launch of Salalah Tourism Festival
11:11 GMT
(press release)

Salalah Tourism Festival, held from July 1, will feature a variety of artistic and cultural activities and stage shows, with local and international programs.

Emirates Palace executives and staff during the farewell party
10:49 GMT

Mr. Hans Olbertz, the General Manager of Emirates Palace hotel was honored on his farewell occasion.

Palm Strip Shopping Mall offers you a chance of winning a BMW 3 series sedan each week
10:25 GMT
(press release)

Palm Strip Shopping Mall is yet again participating inthe 14th edition of Dubai Summer Surprises.

Arabian Courtyard swimming pool
07:09 GMT
(press release)

This summer, go from drab to fab and lose that flab with Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa’s Detox Packages.

June 28, 2011

The Mövenpick Deira Hotel, Dubai
11:01 GMT
(press release)

The Mövenpick Hotel Deira has launched its summer Friday promotional brunch, focusing on both in-house guests as well as local residents.

Fairmont, Mount Kenya
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Fairmont invites guests to explore the world’s forests - from the mangroves of Abu Dhabi, to foothills of Mount Kenya’s National Park and the urban landscape of London’s Royal Parks.

June 27, 2011

It’s fiesta time as the bar food at Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates' Evory Lounge gets a Mexican makeover
14:15 GMT
(press release)

Great discounts on room stays and spa treatments and mouth-watering dining specials all through July guarantee a summer filled with rewarding experiences.

June 26, 2011

Fahd Al Jarboua, CEO of Al Tayyar Travel Group
14:14 GMT
(press release)

"Al Tayyar Travel Group" expects the success of the summer touristic season 2011, which will see change of the domestic tourism.

Sheikh Majid Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Children in Dubai above the age of five years will be treated to a world of cheer at ‘Summer Fun at Dubai Ice Rink,’ to be held from June 24 to 30, 2011.

Branded iPhone Apps
08:30 GMT
(press release)

InterContinental Hotels Group announced the continuation of its mobile app strategy with iPhone booking apps for each of its seven brands.

Hilton Worldwide
07:49 GMT
(press release)

Hilton announced that the company is the official hotel sponsor of the Special Olympics World Summer Games 2011 in Athens, Greece.

Anita Cremer, Director of Sales and Marketing at the Emirates Palace
07:41 GMT

Emirates Palace won the awards for the Best Hotel and the Best Spa for Anantara, in Abu Dhabi.

June 23, 2011

Certo Italian Restaurant at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City
07:36 GMT

During the month of July Certo Italian Restaurant at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City is going all green.

June 22, 2011

Armani Hotel
11:07 GMT
(press release)

For a serene lifestyle experience step into Armani/SPA, where soothing and private spaces with personally tailored treatments have been designed.