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The UAE, which is new to the industry in comparison to countries with older, developed health systems, requires a more focused approach to promote its available services.
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One of the main challenges in the region is to reverse the outbound medical tourism trend, and provide specialised services in line with the required capacity and the prevalence of lifestyle diseases

May 30, 2011

Arabian City painting
07:29 GMT
(press release)

Atlantis, The Palm, the leading entertainment destination resort in the Middle East, will be hosting an exhibition for Dutch artists to raise funds for Dubai Autism Centre.

May 29, 2011

Hoda Al Khamis Kanoo, Founder and Artistic Director of Abu Dhabi Festival
09:53 GMT
(press release)

An exhibition featuring the very best of Emirati art was held as part of the long-standing and fruitful partnership between Abu Dhabi Festival (ADF) and Mubadala Development Company.

Omer Kaddouri, Executive Vice President of Rotana, with Gary Rhodes, Celebrity Chef and Elie Saliba, Director of Loyalty Programme and Partnerships at Rotana
06:57 GMT
(press release)

Rotana won the Best Loyalty Programme for its Rewards programme during the recent Business Traveller Middle East Awards, which recently marked its ninth anniversary.

May 26, 2011

DoubleTree by Hilton Global
12:52 GMT
(press release)

After commemorating their 250th hotel worldwide this month in Istanbul, Turkey, DoubleTree by Hilton is launching a new, year-long, global rebranding initiative.

Set in the 1860s, Il Gattopardo (The Leopard) follows the fortunes of Prince Fabrizio Salina and his family during the unification of Italy
11:46 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai International Film Festival is partnering with the Italian Embassy in the UAE to mark the 65th Italian National Day and the 150th anniversary of Italian unification.

InterContinental Hotel in Abu Dhabi
08:47 GMT

InterContinental Abu Dhabi announced its participation in the promotional campaign for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, which kicks off this week and continues in next month within the GCC countries.

Arabian Courtyard Hotel
08:31 GMT
(press release)

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of the ancient cultural district of Dubai, has recently renovated its facilities to bring a more traditional Arabic theme.

Symbol of elegance and luxury, JW Marriott Kuwait’s ballrooms are simply perfect for weddings
06:00 GMT
(press release)

JW Marriott Hotel announced today that it is offering exclusive wedding packages across the year.

May 25, 2011

Arabian Adventures’ Exclusive Collection offers a range of tailor-made excursions and experiences
13:48 GMT

Arabian Adventures, the region's leading Destination Management Company (DMC), announces the launch of its Exclusive Collection.

Arabian Travel Market 2011
10:59 GMT
(press release)

The success of Arabian Travel Market 2011, held from 2-5 May at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre, has mirrored the strength of the regional tourism industry.

Emirates Palace
09:01 GMT

The Emirates Palace Hotel has recently announced its sponsorship of Al-Jazeera Football Club, which starts on the 5th of June, 2011.

May 24, 2011

Prince Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz during his visit to Elaf Jeddah Hotel
13:16 GMT
(press release)

Prince Sultan Bin Bin Abdul Aziz visited the Elaf Jeddah Hotel as part of his commitment to support and encourage tourism organisations in Saudi Arabia.

Nicolas Pezout, Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea new Resident Manager
11:54 GMT

Mr. Nicolas Pezout appointed as the new Resident Manager of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea.

Emaar Hospitality Group's Career Fair team
10:03 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality & leisure subsidiary of Emaar Properties, hosted its second annual UAE Career Fair to showcase the job opportunities within the Group.

The award winning Certo Restaurant offers authentic, modern cooking inspired by classic Italian cuisine
09:08 GMT

Throughout the month of June Certo Italian Restaurant at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City is giving you the opportunity to sample a variety of Carpaccios.