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Wasl Asset Management plans to open four three-star hotels in the emirate next year.
December 12, 2014 - 19:56 GMT
A company owned by Dubai’s government plans to open four hotels in the emirate next year to expand the supply of mid-priced rooms in a market dominated by luxury accommodation.

October 3, 2011

Alex Kyriakidis
06:48 GMT
(press release)

Marriott announced that Alex Kyriakidis, a top global executive at Deloitte LLP, has been named president and managing director of the division, effective January 1, 2012.

October 2, 2011

The Address Hotels
10:47 GMT
(press release)

The Address Dubai Marina is hosting the fourth edition of ‘The Address Hotels + Resorts Wedding Fair,’ a popular annual event that showcases the entire spectrum of wedding services, on October 22 & 23, 2011.

Dubai World Trade Center
08:36 GMT
(press release)

Hotels in Dubai are experiencing a substantial growth in reservations and bookings as the city prepares for the opening of GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK.

Dr. Ahmed Gamal El Dine Moussa, the Minister of Education received by Haitham Nasser, the Hotel General Manager
06:30 GMT

The conference to launch the National Campaign for Literacy and the Renaissance of Egypt, was held recently at Ramses Hilton under the slogan “Together We Can”.

September 29, 2011

Yasser Moussa, Director of Business Development, Al Bustan Centre and Residence with clients in CIBTM
12:55 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the Hotel Apartments which offer world class services and facilities in the heart of Dubai, recently concluded a very successful participation to the 6th CIBTM Exhibition.

Rezidor Hotel
11:05 GMT
(press release)

Children from the Lycee Georges Pompidou School recently took part in an art competition to mark the end of The Box Appeal 2011.

Samaya Hotel Deira website
09:19 GMT
(press release)

Samaya Hotel Deira, a five star property strategically located in the commercial and business districts of Deira, unveils a newly designed online booking engine.

Ed Fuller
06:40 GMT
(press release)

Ed Fuller of Marriott International, who led operations for the company’s dramatic growth outside of North America, will retire from the company next March 31, Marriott has said.

September 28, 2011

Ali Hamad Lakhraim Alzaabi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Millennium & Copthorne Middle East and Africa
09:24 GMT
(press release)

Millennium & Copthorne Middle East and North Africa has today announced a corporate restructure which will see the group’s regional headquarter in Abu Dhabi widening its focus to encompass all Africa.

September 27, 2011

Daniele Capobianco the new Chef for Certo, Media City’s popular Italian restaurant
12:42 GMT

The Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City announces the appointment of Daniele Capobianco as the new Chef for Certo, Media City’s popular Italian restaurant.

Intercontinental Abu Dhabi
12:30 GMT

InterContinental Abu Dhabi celebrates ‘Responsible Business Week’, 3rd – 9th October 2011.

Stefan Goehcke, Chef de Cuisine, Fish In, Kempinski Hotel Aqaba
11:11 GMT

Kempinski Hotel Aqaba announces the arrival of Stefan Goehcke, Chef de Cuisine for the elegant seafood restaurant Fish In.

Fitness First, Deira City Centre
08:05 GMT
(press release)

With Deira City Centre’s redevelopment enhancements well underway, mall management has announced they will soon welcome the world’s number one health and fitness club: Fitness First.

Iftikhar Hamdani
07:25 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, a premier destination for business and leisure travellers, is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. Iftikhar Hamdani as General Manager.

September 26, 2011

12:23 GMT

Mövenpick Hotel & Resort Al Bida’a is the first hotel in Kuwait to receive Green Globe Certification.