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Hilton is encouraging people to be a weekender and reclaim their days off.
January 13, 2015 - 20:34 GMT
The UAE is a country of “fantasy weekenders”, more prone to staying at home and making exaggerated claims later, according to research released by Hilton.

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.

The Address Downtown Dubai
10:30 GMT
(press release)

Friday brunch has a new home in one of Dubai’s favourite destinations – Calabar at The Address Downtown Dubai.

A reintroduction of a tax on hotels in Jordan will harm the industry, the country's trade association warned on Tuesday
09:39 GMT

The Jordanian government's plan to reintroduce a 16 per cent accommodation tax on the Kingdom’s hotels will negatively impact the country’s tourism sector, the Jordan Hotels Association (JHA) warned on Tuesday.

During the event
07:14 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence organized a presentation for Skills Training to educate the hotel’s middle management on the advantages of effective training tools.

March 26, 2013

Indian Ambassador at Sheraton AlNabil Hotel
09:42 GMT
(press release)

Born in New Delhi, and trained under the great Indian Master Chef Imitaz Qureshi,Indian Chef Munna Singh Bisht, travelled all the way from Dubai to visit Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel.

During the event
09:11 GMT

InterContinental Aqaba Resort is always active on the corporate social responsibility (CSR) front, and always recognizes the important roles that charities and associations play in the community.

A hotel in Tunisia
08:44 GMT

The North African country is faring better than Egypt, which has seen tourist numbers evaporate

QTA booth at GIBTM
05:07 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) participated in GIBTM (Gulf Incentive and Business Travel Market), which was inaugurated yesterday and continues until 27 March 2013 at ADNEC in Abu Dhabi.

March 25, 2013

Ramada Downtown Earth Hour
11:00 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, observes Earth Hour with the rest world on 23rd March by switching off the lights and other power supplies for one hour.

Gary Rhodes and Oliver Key
09:59 GMT
(press release)

St. Regis Abu Dhabi, set to open on 15th August this year, was visited by Starwood President and CEO, Frits van Paasschen, as part of an exclusive dignitary pre-opening inspection.

Mr. Oussama Massoud with the magician Ali Shami and the Roya TV crews
09:04 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman has hosted its annual colleagues party at its sister hotel, Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa.

March 24, 2013

During the event
09:04 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman joined the rest of the world in supporting Earth Hour 2013 on 23rd March by switching off the lights in the property for one hour.

Dine & Delight with The Address Hotels + Resorts
08:14 GMT
(press release)

Savour the best in fine dining spanning an array of cuisines and perfectly concocted beverages with The Address Hotels + Resorts’ ‘Dine and Delight’ gastronomic experience.

March 21, 2013

Khalid Al Zadjali, Director of Tourism Events, Oman Ministry of Tourism
09:23 GMT
(press release)

Oman’s Ministry of Tourism will give a special presentation of the latest tourism developments in the Sultanate as part of its participation at the Gulf Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings.

March 19, 2013

Premier Cricket League 2013
10:48 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, a premier destination for business and leisure travellers, hosted the Premier Cricket League for employees of R Hotels, at Maleb Sports Complex in Ajman.