Tourism & Hospitality
May 20, 2014
Cancellations of pilgrimages from Egypt to Saudi Arabia due to the coronavirus, also known as the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), have exceeded 25%.
Food connoisseurs were in culinary heaven at an exclusive event showcasing the eleven head chefs at Emirates Palace.
May 19, 2014
Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa is inviting aspiring chefs to this year’s Biryani Muqabla competition, to be held at the award-winning Mumtaz Mahal Indian Restaurant on 30th May.
Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has added Mexico City and Atlanta to its flight schedule, further expanding its freighter network to more than 50 destinations around the world.
May 14, 2014
Millennium Resort Mussanah took part in this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM), held recently in Dubai.
May 13, 2014
Wyndham Grand Regency Doha, Wyndham Hotel Group’s flagship property in the Middle East, was celebrated this week as one of the region’s leading hotels at the annual World Travel Awards in Dubai.
May 12, 2014
Al Bustan Centre and Residence recently organized a Health Awareness Campaign for its employees on April 24, 2014.
With security holding and travel bans lifting, many Lebanese are hoping this summer could see a revival of the country’s vital tourism sector, which just received another small boost from an unlikely source: The Huffington Post.
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 8, 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.