Jocelyn Ong has been appointed as director of finance for Hyatt Regency Dubai & Galleria, situated in the heritage heart of the city.
Dubai Fitness Challenge (DFC) – the flagship fitness initiative by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, crown prince, Dubai, will return with an even bigger public engagement programme this year.
Deyaar Development PJSC, one of Dubai’s leading property developers and real estate service providers, announced its financial results for the first half of this year, ending June 30, demonstrating that the company had a solid start to the year.
Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director Middle East, IBTM Arabia, Reed Travel Exhibitions, has highlighted some of the characteristics, requirements and dynamics of the newly-emerging Middle East and North Africa (MENA) MICE industry.
Delegates at the 57th International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Congress, taking place in Dubai later this year, will have the opportunity to support a local charity that prevents blindness and visual impairment globally, with organisers partnering with Noor Dubai Foundation on a number of initiatives.
The global cruise industry continues to grow rapidly with 27 million cruisers expected this year. By 2030 more than 40 million people worldwide are to travel on cruise ships annually. Dubai is well-placed to be a global cruise tourism hub.
Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has published the first interactive, web-based, manual under the Dubai Sustainable Tourism (DST) initiative.
Shady Dawad has been appointed general manager of Canal Central Hotel in Business Bay, Dubai.
Alpha Destination Management launched Pearl Tour by Fly High Dubai, a 12-minutes helicopter flight from Atlantis The Palm heading to Burj Khalifa, while flying over the most famous landmarks of Dubai.