Tourism & Hospitality
May 11, 2014
Mr. Oussama Massoud, IHG Regional General Manager for Jordan and Palestine has announced the appointment of Tarek Madanat as the Area Director of Sales and Marketing for the IHG Cluster Office in Jordan.
May 9, 2014
The World Health Organization said on Wednesday that there is no travel ban for Saudi Arabia as a result of increasing MERS cases in the country.
May 6, 2014
Oman will see a boost in travel and tourism figures this year with a 10.2 percent growth rate in 2014, according to a report.
Hospitality Management Holdings will aim to have a hotel in every Gulf country, the CEO announced at the Arabian Travel Market.
Al Bustan Centre and Residence unveils Monthly room promotions to attract tourists and long-term guests during summer.
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.