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Iraqi or Jordanian tourists are no substitute for Gulf tourists
November 14, 2014 - 00:49 GMT
bservers say the hotel sector has never experienced conditions as tough as the ones they are going through today.

February 6, 2013

Al Bustan Centre evacuation drill
12:23 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence conducted fire evacuation drill in coordination with Dubai Civil Defence.

February 5, 2013

Qatar Tourism Authority
04:33 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) will team up with Qatar Tennis Federation, the Private Engineering Office and Samash Tennis Academy to celebrate the country’s National Sports Day.

February 3, 2013

Orchid Restaurant, Ramada Downtown Dubai
08:26 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai, located in Dubai’s most prestigious and vibrant district, presents special Valentine’s Day packages to celebrate the occasion in style with your special someone.

January 30, 2013

Al Bustan Centre and Residence
09:09 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartment among visiting tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently held a clean-up activity as part of the “Together We Care” campaign.

During the event
08:42 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman has hosted a special dinner at its very own V Lounge & Restaurant.

January 29, 2013

World tourist numbers cross the one billion mark for the first time, according the a United Nations agency
12:58 GMT

International tourist arrivals surpassed one billion for the first time last year, with the Asia-Pacific region posting the biggest increase in foreign visitors, and numbers will rise further in 2013, a UN body said Tuesday.

First Residence - Spa treatments
04:34 GMT
(press release)

Yoga fans are in for a treat at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence, with the Hotel offering an “Art of Wellness Program” Yoga Retreat from 28thFebruary-3rd March 2013.

January 28, 2013

Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea
08:33 GMT

Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea announced that it has implemented wireless internet across the whole resort.

The St. Regis Doha
06:04 GMT
(press release)

The St. Regis Doha, Qatar’s leading luxury hotel, is anticipating a high number of visitors from neighbouring countries in the GCC in 2013, and has unveiled a new offer aimed at travellers with families.

January 27, 2013

V Lounge & Restaurant at Crowne Plaza
07:29 GMT

The classy and contemporary “V” Lounge & Restaurant at Crowne Plaza Amman has announced a new live entertainment that will add to its elegant ambiance and scrumptious dishes.

January 24, 2013

During the event
04:49 GMT
(press release)

Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) invited UFI MEA to attend a workshop in Qatar to discuss QTA’s active involvement with UFI, the global Association of the Exhibition Industry.

January 22, 2013

A tourist stands on a Lebanese beach.
09:51 GMT

Security concerns keep holiday-makers away, hurting local economy.

Hotel occupancy in Bahrain increased by an overall 7 per cent in 2012, new figures show
07:36 GMT

Bahrain hotels reported an increase of 7 per cent in occupancy rates overall and by 4 per cent last November, said a report, adding that hotel room profitability has also gone up by nearly 21 per cent.

January 21, 2013

At the Swine flu lecture
08:32 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman held a lecture for its colleagues to raise awareness about the H1N1 (swine) flu.

January 20, 2013

flydubai Tourism
05:03 GMT

flydubai has announced remarkable growth figures ahead of its inaugural flight celebrations to Malé, the capital of Maldives.