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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 19, 2011

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.

Alban Daubenton, the new Director of Food and Beverage at Al Bustan Rotana Dubai
10:27 GMT

The management of Al Bustan Rotana Dubai is pleased to announce the appointment of Alban Daubenton as the five star property’s Director of Food and Beverage.

Customers can avail exclusive discounts throughout Dubai when they apply for the Visa promotional card
08:42 GMT
(press release)

Emaar Hospitality Group has partnered with Visa’s 2011 Premium Privileges programme to reward customers with exclusive discounts.

June 15, 2011

Prince Sultan Bin Salman during his visit to Saadiyat
13:21 GMT
(press release)

Tourism Development & Investment Company hosted Prince Sultan bin Salman for a special visit to Saadiyat.

Aquarius Pool Bar at Raouché Arjaan by Rotana
13:11 GMT
(press release)

Summer has arrived and with it Rotana’s marvelous Aquarius Pool Bar. Situated on the 17th floor of Raouché Arjaan by Rotana.

The Hotel Show 2011 reached over 14,800 trade buyers
08:52 GMT
(press release)

The Hotel Show 2011 has just released its key performance indicators which reveal a significant 40% increase in visitor numbers year-on-year.

June 14, 2011

Ho Kwon Ping, Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree
13:05 GMT
(press release)

Banyan Tree has announced the termination of a hotel management agreement in Sri Lanka, in order to focus on the development of its own projects.

Na3Na3 at The Address Dubai Mall
10:16 GMT
(press release)

Na3Na3, the Arabic speciality restaurant by the poolside at The Address has introduced an all-new Arabic Friday brunch ideal for get-togethers.

Emirates Palace
08:28 GMT

Emirates Palace hotel participates in America’s gallery of events and conferences which will be held during the period from 21 to 23 June in Baltimore.

Masoud Amralla Al Ali, Artistic Director, Dubai International Film Festival
08:09 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai International Film Festival, has opened its doors to films and filmmakers for its eighth edition, to be held from December 7 to 14, 2011.

June 13, 2011

Plants and trees throughout the 80,000 square meters garden resort were marked with their original names
09:35 GMT

The management and team members of Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea celebrated World Environment Day with a meaningful activity.

Hyatt Thrive
09:25 GMT
(press release)

Hyatt has announced Hyatt Thrive, the company’s global corporate responsibility platform, designed to help make communities places where Hyatt associates are proud to work.