Tourism & Hospitality

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A hospitable city, artificial beaches, some of the best hotels 
in the world and affordable treatment for a range of ailments is what new Dubai is now about.
August 19, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
From VIP packages to the most affordable ones, the packages will cover wellness and seven areas of treatment such as orthopaedic and sports medicine.

April 13, 2014

EY Emirati Engineers
09:51 GMT
(press release)

Etihad Airways recognised its top ten performing Emirati female engineering trainees by giving them the chance to attend the 25th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference in Orlando, Florida.

April 10, 2014

GCC Ecotourism Conference at Ramada Ajman
09:33 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman recently hosted the first GCC Ecotourism Conference at the property’s Majestic Ballroom, on 30th and 31st March, as part of the ongoing UAE Green Festival.

April 8, 2014

Colleagues of Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea
10:53 GMT

Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea has recently celebrated both Mother’s Day and its annual staff gathering.

Amman and Beijing agreed to expedite the implementation of development schemes China has agreed to fund through grants
09:55 GMT

China has extended more than $162 million to Jordan in the form of loans and grants between 1999 and 2013.

April 6, 2014

Riyadh and Jeddah are among the biggest 10 cities in terms of having the largest number of new hotel projects in the Middle East
11:55 GMT

The volume of hospitality market in the Kingdom is expected to grow by 4 percent to $93billion (SR348 billion) in the next five years.

During the ceremony
09:58 GMT

Crowne Plaza Amman has held a ceremony to award certificates to its colleagues who have completed online Harvard courses.

During the event
08:49 GMT
(press release)

In an effort to support the underprivileged children of Jordan, Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel hosted a fundraising gala dinner attended by Social Development Minister Ms. Reem Abu Hassan.

April 3, 2014

Ramada Ajman Earth Hour
12:04 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman switched off the lights in the lobby, restaurants and the hotel’s public areas on 29th March from 8:30 to 9:30 pm in support of Earth Hour.

April 2, 2014

Concorde Spa
11:46 GMT
(press release)

To celebrate its fourth year anniversary, Concorde Hotel Fujairah launches the 4+1 anniversary blowout, inclusive of room, dining and spa deals for the whole month of April.

April 1, 2014

Oman enjoys breathtaking nature and something for everyone to enjoy. (Image: Oman-nature.com)
14:05 GMT

Oman is working on promoting tourism in the Sultanate across its neighboring GCC countries.

Iftikhar Hamdani, General Manager, Ramada Ajman
10:04 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman received the Tez Worldberry Award during an exclusive awarding event hosted by Tez Tour at Space Moscow Club in Russia.

Inspection teams immediately contacted the visitors and tourists and informed them that the excess money charged would be refunded
09:55 GMT

In an unprecedented move, more than 30 hotel and furnished apartment owners along Jeddah’s Corniche were ordered to pay back customers a combined SR300,000 in excess charges during the 10-day spring break.

Sharjah is likely to see 30 new hotels in the next three years, adding around 4,000 rooms to the existing 10,000 rooms
07:16 GMT

Sharjah’s hotel revenue is expected to increase by at least 10 per cent this year.

Mövenpick Hotel & Resort Al Bida’a Kuwait during Earth Hour
06:04 GMT

During the event, the hotel turned off most of the lighting in the operation areas and dimmed the lights in the public areas, restaurants and outside the hotel building.

March 31, 2014

Crowne Plaza Amman
10:07 GMT

For the occasion of Mother’s Day, Crowne Plaza Amman participated in honoring a group of mothers in collaboration with Hala FM.