The nominal gross domestic product (GDP) of the six Gulf countries, which together constituted about 60 percent of the total Arab region’s GDP in 2020, is projected to return to positive growth this year.
Dubai Investments, a leading diversified investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has partnered with Millennium Hotels & Resorts Middle East & Africa, to open doors to the first lifestyle hotel in Mirdif – The Millennium Place, located within the company’s Mirdif Hills project, developed by its subsidiary Dubai Investments Real Estate (DIR).
flydubai, the Dubai-based airline, recently announced the new dates for the launch of flights to Cluj-Napoca in Romania. The airline will operate twice-weekly flights between Dubai International (DXB) and Avram Iancu International Airport Cluj (CLJ) starting from November 03.
Dieter Franke, general manager, InterContinental Cairo Citystars, and area general manager, IHG Egypt, has announced the appointment of Khaled Zaki as the new hotel manager for InterContinental Cairo Citystars.
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is renewing its partnership with Al Jalila Foundation in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The property aims to raise funds and awareness for the Foundation’s ‘Brest Friends’ programme, which provides essential support to patients and survivors of breast cancer.
Dubai Science Park, one of the region’s leading science and healthcare-focused business district, in September launched a campaign to highlight paralysis and the UAE’s role in treating life-changing conditions. It is part of Dubai Science Park’s mandate to create a knowledge and innovation-based economy.
As Dubai further consolidates its strategic partnerships in the domestic and international markets in the post-pandemic period, Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has highlighted the pivotal role played by global hospitality partners in accelerating the city’s tourism recovery.
The TimeVallée concept store in partnership with ‘Luxury Group’, world-renowned for its sophisticated design combines attention to detail with innovative interactive digital elements and spacious product display, providing an elevated environment to discover the rich heritage of several prestigious Luxury Watch Maisons.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is set to embark on a major digital transformation following the signing of a landmark multi-year deal with Amadeus.
RX Global, organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM, has announced that the 2022 edition of its annual showcase, will focus on the future of international travel and tourism and the likely challenges and the benefits, for a resilient industry that is still coming to terms with the new normal.