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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.

April 10, 2013

Bollywood actor Bobby Deol
08:36 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, welcomed Bollywood actor Bobby Deol and his family during their brief stay in Dubai.

April 4, 2013

Frits van Paasschen, President & CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
13:15 GMT

Frits van Paasschen, President & CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide shared highlights and insights from the company’s immersion in the Middle East.

During the event
07:56 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartment among visiting tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, observed Earth Hour.

April 3, 2013

ABCR Fazza Athletes
11:57 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence honored the winning team of 5th Fazza International Athletics Championship held last March 21 to 27, 2013 at the Dubai Police Officers Club.

Ramada Ajman CleanUp
11:54 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, a premier destination for business and leisure travellers, organised an environmental cleanup drive along the coastline of Ajman Public Beach.

April 2, 2013

Iran and Egypt are at odds over where Iranian tourists can visit
13:40 GMT

Egypt and Iran are reportedly at odds over the Egyptian government’s attempts to regulate the places Iranian tourists can visit.

Concorde Terry Fox Marathon
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Concorde Fujairah Hotel participated in the third annual Terry Fox Marathon of Hope held in Fujairah Corniche.

The first official tour group from Iran in decades arrived in Upper Egypt on Sunday amid tight security. (FIle Photo)
03:26 GMT

More than 50 Iranian tourists, the first official tour group from the Islamic republic in decades, arrived in Upper Egypt on Sunday amid tight security.

April 1, 2013

Sajjah Labour Camp
12:50 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai distributed bags of fruits and dates to labourers in Downtown area, and packed lunch to workers at Sajjah Labour Camp, as part of the property’s ongoing CSR initiatives.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad signed a draft law easing visa restrictions on Egyptian tourists
09:56 GMT

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has signed a draft law that sees the lifting of visa requirements for Egyptian tourists visiting the Islamic republic

Bride-to-be Ranim Rabah with her family and the Crowne Plaza Amman team
08:19 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman has announced the lucky winning couple of its “Win a Priceless Wedding” competition.

During the celebration
07:44 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence celebrated the birthday of their Chief Operating Officer, Moussa El Hayek, arranged by all the management and executives at the hotel.

March 31, 2013

With the mothers working at Crowne Plaza Amman
09:59 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman celebrated Mother’s Day by hosting a celebratory lunch with the mothers working at the hotel.

March 28, 2013

Concorde Fujairah Hotel celebrating Earth Hour
04:47 GMT
(press release)

Concorde Fujairah Hotel, a luxury accommodation in the heart of the city, took part in observing Earth Hour 2013 by turning off lights and unnecessary electrical devices in the hotel for one hour.

March 27, 2013

During the signing
11:06 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Stenden University Qatar signed a Letter of Agreement to initiate a new Training Program to develop professional tour guides for Qatar.