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Wasl Asset Management plans to open four three-star hotels in the emirate next year.
December 12, 2014 - 19:56 GMT
A company owned by Dubai’s government plans to open four hotels in the emirate next year to expand the supply of mid-priced rooms in a market dominated by luxury accommodation.

October 15, 2014

The joint venture will see a range of branded hotels opening in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah and Istanbul (File)
12:15 GMT

Leading Dubai developer Damac Properties has joined forces with Paramount Hotels and Resorts to open luxury hotels across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Jeddah and Istanbul.

October 14, 2014

Key issues are due to be discussed at the delegation in Kuwait, namely how to boost tourism in the region (File/AFP)
13:15 GMT

GCC ministers will meet Tuesday to discuss how to boost tourism in the region. The delegation is due to be lead by Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities President Prince Sultan bin Salman.

October 5, 2014

The evening welcomed several dignitaries, corporates and media.
08:27 GMT

Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi hosted an exclusive event of appreciation for a significant number of their clients and supporters as a gesture of gratitude that had a positive impact over the past year on the hotel and contributed towards the success of Hyatt Capital Gate.

Patrons visiting burger joint ny uae’s Dubai outlet, located along Wasl’s City Walk, will experience true Big Apple burger heritage, with its interior of brick walls, fire escape, high ceilings and imported New York lamp post.
07:30 GMT

Visitors to City Walk Dubai and Nation Towers in Abu Dhabi can now celebrate a special Eid break with families and friends in an authentic New York burger bar atmosphere, courtesy of burger joint ny uae.

October 2, 2014

Emirates First Officer, Khalid Binsultan, surrounded  by Arab Idol contestants in front of the Emirates A380 Experience in the Dubai Mall
05:26 GMT

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, recently hosted the final 26 contestants of Arab Idol on a once in a lifetime VIP trip to Dubai.

October 1, 2014

Currently under way is the multibillion dollar expansion of the airport to increase the overall capacity to over 40 million passengers per year
21:46 GMT

In August 2014, the top five routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport were Bangkok, London, Doha, Manila, and Bahrain.

“DV-2016 visas will be issued between October 1, 2015 and September 30, 2016,” the statement added.
20:46 GMT

The annual DV programme “makes US immigrant visas available through a computer-generated random lottery for persons who meet strict eligibility requirements”.

September 30, 2014

During the event
12:19 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among visiting tourist and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently hosted a familiarization tour for a group of Russian tour operators to showcase the new features and upgraded amenities of the property.

Kenza Restaurant
09:58 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai lets you indulge this Eid Al Adha with its delightful offer at Kenza, the hotel’s new all-day dining restaurant.

September 28, 2014

Orchid Restaurant
12:13 GMT

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman presents a mouth-watering deal at Orchid Restaurant, in celebration of Eid Al Adha.

September 25, 2014

Mövenpick Hotel Apartments Downtown Dubai_art impression
07:42 GMT

Plans for a new hotel apartment tower in Downtown Dubai complete one more step towards Dubai’s vision of welcoming 20 million visitors by 2020.

September 24, 2014

Four Seasons Hotel Doha
06:14 GMT
(press release)

Four Seasons Hotel Doha, in partnership with acclaimed Chef Nobuyuki “Nobu” Matsuhisa, are pleased to announce the anticipated debut of Nobu Doha, scheduled to open by the end of the year.

September 23, 2014

Ramada Ajman Clothes Donation
10:38 GMT

In line with its ongoing charitable efforts, Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman again reaches out to the needy by collecting clothes from its staff and donating them to Human Appeal International UAE.

September 22, 2014

The project, which will come up on 1800-hectare area, includes waterfront villas and chalets in addition to diverse leisure and entertainment services.
19:39 GMT

A leading Egypt-based investment group has signed a deal to acquire a five-star hotel in the Business Bay area facing Burj Khalifa in Dubai, UAE.

September 16, 2014

ICD is also developing the new Atlantic Hotel and Resort in Sanya city in Hainan Province, China, in cooperation with Kerzner.
15:31 GMT

Investment Corp of Dubai (ICD), the UAE emirate's sovereign wealth fund, will be developing a 800-room luxury hotel on Palm Jumeirah at a cost of $1.5 billion in partnership with Kerzner International Holdings.