Tourism & Hospitality
March 14, 2013
The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) has announced an initiative to boost investment in Egypt's battered tourism sector.
March 12, 2013
The CST has reacted with alarm to the prosecutor-general's call for Egyptians to make citizens' arrests, citing tourist fears.
Hilton Worldwide plans to expand its Waldorf Astoria brand presence in the Middle East with a new property in Qatar, following the signing of a management agreement with Doha-based La Jolla.
March 11, 2013
Egypt has fallen to the lowest rank out of 140 countries evaluated in terms of safety and security just behind Pakistan, Chad and Yemen, in the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s Travel and Tourism (T&T) Competitiveness index.
March 10, 2013
Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman presents exciting F & B promotions for Easter and the months of March and April, guaranteed to entice the taste buds.
InterContinental Aqaba Resort announced the appointment of Chef Shanmuganathan Marimuthu as the executive chef at the resort.
The World Travel & Tourism Council estimated that the travel and tourism industry’s direct contribution to the Lebanese economy would reach $4.1 billion in 2013, up by 1.8 percent from 2012.
March 7, 2013
Paramount, the maker of movies such as ‘The Godfather’ and ‘Titanic,’ is teaming up with property developer Damac to build a $1 billion hotel project in Dubai.
More than 40 per cent of the guests who stayed in Palestinian hotels in the West Bank during fourth quarter 2012 were from European Union countries, new figures reveal.
March 6, 2013
The famous Lebanese restaurant Burj Al Hamam is now open in IHG’s Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa.
March 5, 2013
Tourists from the Persian state will be allowed to visit Egypt after diplomatic breakthrough.
March 4, 2013
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the beginning of a month-long relocation of its global headquarters from Stamford, CT to Dubai.
March 3, 2013
Qatar Tourism Authority will lead the Qatar delegation at ITB Berlin from 6-10 March 2013.
Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, will attend this year’s ITB Berlin, the world’s leading travel trade show.
Hilton Worldwide is adding to its programme of growth in Egypt following a major joint announcement with prominent investor, Saudi Egyptian Real Estate Development, to introduce the company’s sixth property to Cairo.