Tourism & Hospitality
May 5, 2014
In March the Kingdom reportedly suspended a limited tourist visa programme, until infrastructure had improved.
UAE hotel operator Rotana has announced the launch of ten new hotels in the Middle East by 2020.
A modern boutique hotel brand that celebrates authentic Arabesque design aesthetics and culinary flavours is the newest addition to the hotel portfolio of Emaar Hospitality Group.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced it will open 35 hotels in the Middle East in the next three years, expanding its portfolio to over 80 hotels.
The 359 room property is the first DoubleTree by Hilton hotel to open in Dubai and the second to open in the United Arab Emirates in 2014.
May 4, 2014
Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel is welcoming a new executive chef who brings over 20 years of experience of working in some of the world’s top hospitality establishments throughout the world with him to Amman.
Lebanon's Tourism Ministry is launching an initiative to boost the country's tourism sector, but will "Live, Love, Lebanon" compensate as hoped for the millions of profits lost over the past few years?
May 1, 2014
Chinese tourist numbers increased to 208 percent in Q1, adding to the good news of Abu Dhabi's high performance in terms of hotel guest numbers in the first quarter of the year.
72 By Hues opened in Sharjah on Wednesday, making it the first boutique hotel to open in the area.
April 30, 2014
Dubai's hotel sector saw profits skyrocket by 53.3 percent, according to a HotStats survey.
Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company has announced the development of a beachside resort in Malaysia.
April 29, 2014
Saudi Arabia is hosting a Greek inspired food fest in the Riyadh Marriott Hotel, with different authentic Greek dishes being served every night.
Dubai International has emerged as the world's busiest airport, beating London Heathrow with monthly traffic.
April 28, 2014
InterContinental Aqaba Resort organized a charity dinner in partnership with Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), in which the proceeds were donated to restoring and renovating public kindergartens in Aqaba.
Concorde Hotel Fujairah announces its participation in the annual Arabian Travel Market on 5th to 8th May at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.