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Marriott International continues to reinforce its position as a leading hospitality company in the UAE with the expected addition of 11 new properties by year-end and a robust development outlook over the next five years.

Marriott International announced the highly-anticipated completion of JW Marriott New Orleans’ massive renovation, which includes an extensive transformation to all 494 guestrooms, seven suites and public spaces. The hotel’s restoration embraces the culture and vivacity of The Big Easy while providing JW Marriott’s sophisticated and self-assured guests with the highest degree of luxury service and accommodations.


With the help of an initiative by Verband Internet Reisevertrieb (VIR), one of Germany’s leading association for the digital travel industry, German tourism companies are due to make a joint appearance at ITB China 2019, which will take place from May 15 – 17, 2019 in Shanghai.

Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE), organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase, hosted their inaugural advisory board meeting at the Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, bringing together travel and tourism leaders to discuss the untapped opportunities and key challenges facing the industry.

BudgetFly adopts the PumaPay token (PMA) and cryptocurrency billing protocol to give travellers worldwide the possibility to pay for their trip without the hassle of traditional methods.

The outbound family travel market will grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 4.6 percent from 300 million trips in 2017 to 376 million in 2022, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.

According to the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)’s latest barometer, international tourist arrivals grew six percent in the first half of this year after a record year of growth in 2017.

Oman’s Ministry of Tourism recently concluded its one-day roadshow in Dubai which took place at the H Hotel. The event is part of a series of tours covering neighboring GCC states to promote the Sultanate as an ultimate destination for regional visitors seeking a memorable travel experience.

Rugby sevens in Southern and East Africa has gained much-deserved momentum over the recent years and, with it drawing in more spectators, including international tourists.


The Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME) has announced its commitment to bringing more quality buyers from across globe, with 60 percent originating outside of Australia.