The number of Indian visitors travelling to the GCC over the coming five years will create an extra 10.8 million room nights, 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, 2019.
AVIAREPS has been appointed as market representative for the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) for Cyprus and for the Gulf countries of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
WorldHotels, a global sales, marketing and distribution company with 350 independent upscale hotels in 50 countries, is strengthening its presence in the GCC.
AFTER A SUCCESSFUL YEAR IN TERMS OF TOURISM, THE CULTURE AND LEISURE SECTORS ARE STILL THE MOST POPULAR REASONS WHY TOURISTS CHOOSE EGYPT AS A DESTINATION.
Alpha Destination Management, a Dubai-based GCC destination management company active throughout the GCC, anticipates a 14 percent increase in revenue this year. The figure was revealed during a presentation of Alpha’s latest developments and expansion plans during ATM.
Three UAE companies; Etihad Airways, Miral Asset Management, and Aldar Properties, have joined forces to introduce a range of getaway packages to bring visitors from the GCC to Abu Dhabi’s Yas Island.
BILAL KHAN, PRODUCT ANALYTICS MANAGER, HOLIDAYME.COM, SHARES HIS THOUGHTS ON SAUDI ARABIA’S TOURISM INDUSTRY, ALSO PROVIDING ANALYSIS OF THE COUNTRY’S MAIN CHALLENGES.
WHILE EFFORTS ARE BEING MADE TO MAKE KUWAIT STAND OUT AS A LEISURE DESTINATION, NOT JUST A BUSINESS HUB, DIDIER JARDIN, GENERAL MANAGER, FOUR SEASONS HOTEL THE COUNTRY AT BURJ ALSHAYA, EXPLAINS WHY THE COUNTRY BOASTS AN AUTHENTIC CULTURE.
KEMAL BAYIK, DIRECTOR,MARKETING,FOUR SEASONS HOTEL DOHA, EXPRESSES THE HOTEL’S EXPANSION PLANS TO SUIT THE NEW WAVE OF CORPORATE TRAVELLERS SEEKING EXCEPTIONAL SERVICES AND FACILITIES.
MOVING AWAY FROM ITS RELIANCE ON OIL REVENUES, DUBAI HAS IDENTIFIED KEY STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES TO MAXIMISE THE DEVELOPMENT OF ITS TOURISM INDUSTRY BY INCREASING THE NUMBER OF REPEAT VISITORS.