Tourism & Hospitality
July 3, 2014
As part of its ongoing commitment to the Holy Month of Ramadan, Starwood Hotels & Resorts is celebrating its fifth annual ‘Iftar for Cabs’ initiative at over 40 participating Starwood hotels in the Middle East.
July 2, 2014
Bahrain is mulling the implementation of a new visa policy, under which nationals from 64 countries will be provided a one-month visa on arrival.
Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartments among visiting tourists and businessmen located in the heart of Dubai launched exciting Special Packages during summer and Ramadan periods.
July 1, 2014
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and Majid Al Futtaim celebrated the opening of The Westin Bahrain City Centre and Le Méridien Bahrain City Centre.
Travel operators in Riyadh will increase the prices of weekend Umrah packages from SR90 ($23) per head to SR160 ($42) from Wednesday thanks to the influx of pilgrims during Ramadan.
June 30, 2014
The government views the revival of the lake as a criterion for simultaneously reviving other bodies of water in the country, he added.
June 29, 2014
To celebrate theHoly Month of Ramadan, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, announced today a special offer for members of its award-winning Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) loyalty programme.
June 25, 2014
Al Bustan Centre and Residence will usher in the Holy Month of Ramadan with a fabulous Iftar spread at the chic and contemporary Fountain Café & Restaurant.
June 23, 2014
The increase in tourism numbers was spurred by the launch of a daily Emirates flight route to Lisbon back in July 2012.
The study also found that Paris came in the second place with four trips and London in third place with two trips.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is rolling out its new signature InterContinental Planet Trekkers Menu, created exclusively for children, across its InterContinental Hotels & Resorts properties.
June 22, 2014
Average daily rate (ADR) for the month stood at $182.76, while revenue per available room (RevPAR — a benchmark for performance) touched $128.38.
Hamad Mohammad Al Junaibi, UAE’s Charge D’Affaires in Lebanon, urged Emiratis who are in Lebanon at present to leave the country immediately and to coordinate with the UAE embassy in Beirut to facilitate their departure.
Even the Iranian law requiring women to cover up and the ban on alcohol have not discouraged British tourists.
June 19, 2014
Payments firm Visa revealed that GCC travellers to Brazil spent over $500,000 on their Visa accounts during the first four days of the FIFA World Cup from June 12- 15.