Abu Dhabi announces the launch of its strategy for the tourism sector, which has been created in anticipation for the return of tourists worldwide.
R Hotels unveils its new website and mobile application to allow users to conveniently book at its seven properties in the UAE.
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Tourism has recently convened all Arab League nations to agree unified measures for the tourism sector’s recovery.
UAE-headquartered hospitality company, TIME Hotels, is extending the positive impact it is making on local and regional communities during the COVID-19 crisis, by offering medical workers on the frontline, a complimentary stay at a choice of two of its properties in Dubai.
Generation X has experienced the most disruption among age groups in the UAE when it comes to the cancelation of travel plans.
After the closure for over three months of Malta’s International Airport for commercial operations, Air Malta will commence its summer schedule on July 01, connecting Malta to 22 destinations within Europe.
Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) organised virtually its 23nd Emirates Recycling Awards Ceremony. The ceremony was under the kind patronage of Sheikh Salem bin Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi, chairman, Department of Civil Aviation and Honorary Member of EEG. While attending the virtual awards ceremony, bin Saqr Al Qassimi gave a welcoming speech, and said, "We must implement conscious solutions in our everyday lives and within our local communities. We must think globally and act locally, as change begins at home."
City Centre Deira recently has unveiled its renovated East Court as part of an ambitious redevelopment project that is now nearly complete.
Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, in coordination with the Indian Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has operated and planned for upcoming charter repatriation flights carrying Indian nationals from Dammam International Airport to several cities in India such as Chennai, Ahmedabad, Mangalore and Cochin.
The airline, being one of the few airlines that are still operating amidst the COVID-19 crisis, is working closely with the authorities to operate special non-scheduled flights to repatriate citizens and carry cargo.
Recently, Gulf Air carried a record 50 tons of fresh meats and produce from Lahore to Riyadh on one flight on one of its flagship Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner new aircraft.
Analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) state in the first quarter of this year, the hotel construction pipeline in the Middle East decelerated slightly to 607 projects/172,182 rooms, down three percent and five percent respectively, year-over-year (YOY).