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Chinese tourist numbers have recovered from their plunge following the 2012 eruption of the spat between Beijing and Tokyo over islands in the East China Sea.
July 13, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
Prayer rooms, hijabs made from local silk and even halal-certified whale meat are appearing in Japan as tourism bosses wake up to the demand from Muslim travellers.

August 11, 2011

Kid enjoying iFly
07:32 GMT
(press release)

Playnation at Mirdif City Centre looks to offer bigger and better offers for residents and visitors to the UAE to enjoy across a range of attractions.

W Doha Hotel talents provide Iftar for cabs
07:19 GMT
(press release)

In keeping with the spirit of the Holy Month of Ramadan, W Hotel & Residences, style icon for Doha, is providing Iftar for cabs for the second year running.

August 10, 2011

The rare Kiswah exhibition of the sacred Kaaba
10:51 GMT

2011 Emirates Palace, once again, welcomes the holy month of Ramadan and its special moments with a wide range of unique activities.

dnata has tailored their exclusive packages to meet every budget, with a range of options across the Middle East, Europe, Asia and Indian Ocean
10:19 GMT

dnata has launched its 2011 Eid-Al-Fitr holiday packages to help travellers plan ahead for a special getaway this Eid with an emphasis on variety and value for money.

Dive Team
09:46 GMT

Dive Schools Join Forces to Break Depth Record and Spotlight Aqaba as Haven for Technical Diving.

Catering teams at each property will prepare Iftar packs for drivers which included a variety of food and beverages
09:36 GMT
(press release)

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Middle East celebrated its ‘Iftar for Cabs’ initiative that brought more than 30 of its hotels and resorts in the region together for a worthy cause.

Richard W. Riley, CEO of ADNH
08:38 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi National Hotels announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2011, ending 30th June.

August 9, 2011

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai
13:30 GMT

Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek has announced that it is to serve a choice of Iftars during Ramadan, available in Boulvar, Shabestan and Al Mansour Dhow.

Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road’s General Manager, Erik Vedsegaard bids farewell to a family from the SNF Children’s Center after a Ramadan Iftar gathering
10:20 GMT

Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road gives back during Ramadan by welcoming SNF Children’s Center to a gourmet Iftar Buffet celebrating the Holy Month.

Al Khaimah Villa Pool
08:36 GMT
(press release)

This month, Banyan Tree Al Wadi tops the “10 Unique Luxury Hotels You’ll Never Forget” on TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website.

Guests with Ramada Downtown Officials
08:32 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Downtown Dubai played host to a group of travel agents from Siberia who were part of the Alpha Tours and Natalie Tours familiarization trip.

August 8, 2011

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Amman, Lobby
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Four Seasons Hotel Amman has been selected as one of Travel + Leisure’s 500 World's Best Hotels – the only hotel in Jordan to make its way onto the prestigious list this year.

Participants at EHG's Emiratisation program
07:49 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Hospitality Group, recently organised a series of meetings and seminars for Emiratis working across the group, as part of the company’s strategy to nurture Emirati talent.

August 7, 2011

Ramses Hilton
12:00 GMT

Break your fast and enjoy our spectacular Oriental Iftar Buffet served daily from sunset at the Terrace Café overlooking the River Nile.

Atieh Hamdarneh, the new General Manager of Boulevard Arjaan
10:24 GMT
(press release)

Rotana announced the appointment of Mr. Atieh Hamdarneh as General Manager of its first property in Jordan, Boulevard Arjaan by Rotana Amman.