The Abdul Razzaq Al Sane & Sons Group of Companies announced the appointment of Otto Kurzendorfer as general manager for its flagship hotel, The Regency Kuwait in Salmiya district.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Al Kout Mall, marking the reintroduction of the Hyatt Regency brand to Kuwait. The opening marks the first of two Hyatt properties in collaboration with Tamdeen Group, the second of which is Grand Hyatt Kuwait, set to open in 2020.
National Aviation Services (NAS), one of the fastest growing aviation services providers in emerging markets, unveiled its renewed, premium Derwaza Lounge at the Kuwait International Airport, Terminal 1.
Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, had increased the frequency of return flights it operates between Kuwait and Doha to three daily.
H.H. Mubarak AM Al Sabah, chairman, Action Hotels, hosted a round of meetings at Kuwait’s White Palace recently with Sebastien Bazin, CEO, Accor International.
Kuwait’s Jazeera Airways announced a partnership with global distribution system Amadeus that will open up increased fare options and availability for travel agencies.
Iraqi Airways added a new service to Kuwait, based on schedule listing on UK-based air travel intelligence company OAG.
Kuwait and the UK signed an agreement that aims to organise air services between the two countries.
Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the region with properties across the Middle East, Africa, and Turkey, announced the inauguration of three new Global Sales Offices in Paris, Milan and Amsterdam.
Golden Falcon Aviation, the exclusive aircraft provider of Kuwait’s Wataniya Airways, has confirmed an order for 25 Airbus A320neo family aircraft.
The order follows an earlier memorandum of understanding announced at the 2017 Dubai Airshow.
The firm order was signed during the Farnborough International Airshow in the UK by Rakan Al-Tuwaijri, CEO, Golden Falcon Aviation, and Eric Schulz, chief commercial officer, Airbus.
Wataniya Airways resumed operations in July 2017 and currently operates a fleet of four A320 family aircraft serving destinations in the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia from its home base in Kuwait.
The A320neo family aircraft is anticipated to support the airline’s vision to become the fastest growing and leading airline in the country.