For the 10th time since the World Economic Forum has been held at the Dead Sea, which debuted in 1995, Royal Jordanian (RJ) was the official carrier for participants in WEF in the Middle East and North Africa, which this year took place April 06 – 07.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Towa Real Estate, an affiliate of TOYOTA Group, to develop a 120-key hotel at the Fuji Speedway, Japan’s historic racing circuit.
United Airlines applied with the US Department of Transportation for authority to begin new service between New York/Newark Liberty International Airport and Cape Town International Airport.
Arrivals from the Middle East to Egypt are expected to increase 50 percent from 1,49 million in 2018 to 2,23 million in 2022 with visitors from Saudi Arabia driving this growth, according to data published ahead of Arabian Travel Market 2019 (ATM), which takes place at Dubai World Trade Centre from April 28 – 1 May 01.
Hyatt Regency Aqaba Ayla Resort was honored to have partnered within the Jordan Mixed Open 2019, the first and only of its kind international tournament where men and women golfers compete at the same time for the same prize.
Saudi Arabia’s travel and tourism sector is expected to contribute USD70.9 billion in total to the country’s GDP for this year, according to data from the World Travel and Tourism Council, as exhibitors prepare to showcase what the Kingdom has to offer at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM), which is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from April 28 – 1 May 01.
A residentially inspired retreat designed for business travellers and culture seekers has launched. The 27-storey St. Regis Hong Kong offers 129 exquisitely appointed guest rooms and suites.
With the richest temperate flora in the world and a myriad of rare, critically endangered species, Gondwana Game Reserve, on South Africa’s Garden Route is a bucket list destination not just for a Big Five safari, but also for anyone with an interest in botany and biodiversity.
Sharjah Media City (Shams) launched the audition process for the UAE Entertainment Experience, the first of its kind film production project in the Arab world. The launch announcement was made at Roxy Cinema City Walk, and followed the successful auditions in Sharjah and Abu Dhabi.
Swiss-Belhotel International, a global hospitality management chain, has further expanded its Indonesian portfolio with the launch of Swiss-Belresidences Rasuna Epicentrum, the group’s seventh hotel in Jakarta.