Tourism & Hospitality
May 1, 2011
The Wave, Muscat has announced the expansion of its role in the 40/40 Scholarship Fund by increasing the number of hospitality student scholarships from four to fifteen.
The Armani Hotel Dubai, the first hotel designed by Giorgio Armani, in collaboration with Emaar Properties, in Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, celebrates its first anniversary.
Nasser Al Nowais, Chairman of Rotana was presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the 7th Annual Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC), on the 1st of May 2011 in Dubai.
Planet Travel & Tours is introducing a new online booking system for its B2C (business-to-consumer) customers and adding XML (Extensive Markup Language) to its system to reach a wider market.
Ramada Downtown Dubai will unveil Ramada Executive room rates and will launch Summer Promotions at the Arabian Travel Market at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, announces plans to further expand its presence in the Arabian Gulf emirate of Sharjah with the opening of the 220-room Four Points by Sheraton Sharjah Hotel in 2013.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company has announced plans to continue its rapid expansion in the Middle East with its first hotel in the capital and largest city in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).
April 28, 2011
The Gulf Film Festival, thanked its host of business partners and industry supporters following the conclusion of its successful fourth edition last week.
Al Bustan Centre & Residence, a deluxe property which offers world-class services and facilities in the city, is participating in the annual Arabian Travel Market.
hala abu dhabi has launched its new and exciting brochures to audiences across the UAE and GCC to promote Abu Dhabi and the UAE as the number one tourist destination in the region.
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo and KidZania at The Dubai Mall marked the global Earth Day on April 22, 2011 to raise awareness on the need to take concrete action on climate change.
Emirates Palace Hotel is in full preparation to providing its guests with an exclusive and unique opportunity to watch the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
April 27, 2011
International Air Transport Association has opened Global Travel & Tourism LLC, a one-stop travel shop that will provide a full range of travel services to retail and corporate clients.
Three exhibitions organized by Arabian Group for Exhibitions and Conferences were inaugurated on the evening of Monday 25 April, 2011 at Damascus Fairground, Syria.
Rocco Forte Hotels, has announced the name of its flagship property in the Middle East: “Rocco Forte Hotel Abu Dhabi”.