Tourism & Hospitality

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For the third consecutive year, the United Arab Emirates has been named as the country in which most Arab youth would like to live as well as the country they would most like their own nation to emulate.
April 8, 2014 - 03:55 GMT
The UAE was ranked as the happiest Arab country and the 17th happiest in the world in the 2013 World Happiness Report, commissioned by the United Nations.

May 12, 2011

Tarek Elhousseiny, General Manager, Visa North and West Africa
14:09 GMT
(press release)

Amadeus Egypt in collaboration with Visa announced a new complimentary service for travelers in Egypt that insures their checked-in baggage against delay.

Participating hotels from Dubai and Northern Emirates collected 75 KG of used cans
13:37 GMT

Eco Friendly Hotels under Rotana Hotel Management Corporation in Dubai and Northern Emirates contributed to the Can collection campaign.

This award confirms W’s Market by Jean-Georges’ appeal as best for businesses and best for European food
13:21 GMT
(press release)

W Doha’s Market by Jean-Georges Restaurant received the Time Out Award for ‘Best Business Lunch and Best Contemporary European’ at an Awards Gala at W Doha in the Great Room this week.

The moment guests set foot inside the 120-seat lounge they are met with a magical atmosphere
11:11 GMT
(press release)

Amethyste Lounge, an outdoor lounge located in Phoenicia Hotel, celebrated the finer things in life during its opening night on May 11, 2011.

Emirates Palace Hotel
10:56 GMT

The Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi’s leading hotel, was confirmed to break a Guinness World Record as the world’s most expensively dressed Christmas Tree.

Rotana executives receiving the award
09:04 GMT

Al Bustan Rotana-Dubai received the important Certificate of Excellence for Best Water Quality from Al Najdain UAE in collaboration with CMI Germany.

Travellers can select among 24 Middle Eastern hotels located across Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates
08:35 GMT

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts has announced its 2011 summer offers under the umbrella “100% summer fun and 25% extra savings”.

May 11, 2011

Frederique Maurell, Exhibition Director
13:41 GMT
(press release)

Innovative design and technological solutions, will dominate regional product launches this year at The Hotel Show.

Moevenpick Residences in Laguna Beach, Phuket
13:07 GMT

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is undertaking management of the Palm Beach Club hotel and rebranding it Mövenpick Residences Laguna Beach Phuket.

Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman provides a luxurious ambience and the best of modern amenities
11:44 GMT
(press release)

This summer, visit Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman, a premier destination for business and leisure travellers, and enjoy an unforgettable vacation with its ‘Stay 6 and Pay 5 Special Summer Promotion’.

Janet Abrahams, Area Director Sales & Marketing, Levant Region
08:52 GMT

The new programme offers personal day use to clients wishing to take advantage of Ishtar’s spectacular Anantara Spa.

May 10, 2011

The AED200 million Meliá Dubai will feature sublime rooms
12:46 GMT
(press release)

Sol Meliá has announced that it is to open its first regional hotel in Dubai. The Meliá Dubai, a five-star 164 bedroom ‘urban resort’ will open on 12th October 2011.

Fairmont Heliopolis Towers
08:12 GMT
(press release)

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts operates two luxury properties in Cairo - Fairmont Heliopolis and Towers is five minutes from Cairo International Airport.

The Address Hotels + Resorts team
07:39 GMT
(press release)

The Address Hotels + Resorts has won five key honours at the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2011 highlighting the credentials of Dubai’s leading hotel operator in luxury leisure and business hospitality.

May 9, 2011

Al Tayyar Travel Group award which was received at the 5th Annual Domestic Airports Summit
13:49 GMT
(press release)

"Al Tayyar Travel Group", the official Golden sponsor, was merited at the end of "5th Annual Domestic airports Summit".