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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.

June 22, 2011

Salem Al Mamari, Director General of Tourism Promotions, Oman Ministry of Tourism
11:01 GMT
(press release)

The Sultanate of Oman’s Ministry of Tourism has announced that this year’s popular Khareef Festival, will commence on July 1, 2011 and run for 30 days.

Copthorne Hotel Dubai
09:38 GMT
(press release)

Copthorne Hotel Dubai, the downtown Deira business hotel, has today announced it is offering free internet access to all guests who make their room bookings online.

Skiing and snowboarding tips and tricks to be taught to beginners and advanced enthusiasts
07:40 GMT
(press release)

Ski Dubai, the region’s premier indoor skiing destination is all set to welcome skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts to its alpine slopes with its special 5 day summer camps.

June 21, 2011

Ramada Downtown Dubai
12:11 GMT
(press release)

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman and Ramada Downtown Dubai are visiting the GCC region for a two-week road show as part of its annual sales mission.

Silk Route, Chinese & Thai Restaurant at Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa is pleased to announce its room and dining promotions that will guarantee a truly enjoyable and relaxing stay.

Churrasco is primarily the Latin American term for succulent pieces of grilled beef and seafood prepared in a traditional manner
09:16 GMT
(press release)

Ember Grill & Lounge located at The Address Dubai Mall, has introduced Churrasco flavours every Friday.

W St. Petersburg in Russia
08:28 GMT
(press release)

W Hotels Worldwide, the hotel category buster and industry innovator, marks its entry into Russia with the opening of the highly-anticipated W St. Petersburg.

June 20, 2011

Park Hyatt Dubai
11:52 GMT
(press release)

Regional golfing enthusiasts can enjoy the benefits of playing world-class and award-winning courses across the Middle East and North Africa.

Deluxe Guest Room at Four Seasons Hotel Marrakech
11:46 GMT
(press release)

Four Seasons Hotel Marrakech is a 40-acre walled resort within Morocco’s most exciting city, with 141 rooms and suites.

June 19, 2011

Moussa El Hayek, Chief Operating Officer Al Bustan Centre & Residence
11:24 GMT
(press release)

Al Bustan Centre and Residence is a support sponsor of the 14th edition of the Dubai Summer Surprises 2011 happening from June 22, 2011 to July 31, 2011.

Executive suite in the Mövenpick Deira Hotel
11:05 GMT
(press release)

New Mövenpick Hotel Deira offers 100% fun with 25% discount –variety and Arabic charm of ‘old town’ attracts visitors from the GCC countries.

Ignace Bauwens, Vice President of Operations for the Gulf
09:07 GMT
(press release)

InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the appointment of Ignace Bauwens to the position of Vice President of Operations for the Gulf.

June 16, 2011

Copthorne Hotel Baranan in Sulaymaniyah
17:48 GMT
(press release)

Faruk Group Holding recently announced the upcoming launch of the first international boutique hotel, Copthorne Hotel, Baranan in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq.

Hyatt Regency London, The Churchill
11:59 GMT
(press release)

Many travellers are heading to Europe to enjoy some of the most culturally rich cities on offer such as Paris, Düsseldorf and London.

Amman Marriott Hotel
10:33 GMT

This year the Amman Marriott and Jordan Valley recognized their top customers with a spectacular reception.