Hotels operating in Sharjah recorded a seven percent growth in revenue in the first half of the year with the figure standing at AED378 million (USD102.9 million). Based on data released by the Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA),
WITH SPORTS TOURISM SEEN AS A MAJOR INCOME GENERATOR, RAS AL KHAIMAH IS ON A MISSION TO CAPTURE A FAIR SHARE OF THE PIE AS HAITHAM MATTAR, CEO, RAS AL KHAIMAH TOURISM DEVELOPMENT
IN THE FIRST SIX MONTHS OF THE YEAR (H1), 1.4 MILLION TRAVELLERS ENTERED QATAR, SIX PERCENT LESS THAN IN THE EQUIVALENT PERIOD IN 2015, DUE TO THE TIMING OF RAMADAN. The six-month period saw a year-on-year decrease of 15 percent
Tourism in Ajman has escalated with a total of 272,021 visitors in the first half of the year (H1), resulting in revenue of AED200 million (USD54.45 million). According to Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD), the total amount for the second quarter (Q2) was up 11
“We are welcoming visitors from the GCC to Great Britain and we are expecting this summer to see more GCC nationals visiting as we continue our activity to promote Britain as a favourite holiday destination. Our global Home of Amazing Moments marketing campaign
KUWAIT HAS LONG ESTABLISHED ITSELF AS ONE OF THE REGION’S LEADING BUSINESS DESTINATIONS, FREQUENTED BY BUSINESSMEN AND CORPORATE TRAVELLERS, MANY OF WHOM ARE USED TO HIGH-END SERVICES. HERE AHMED MOURAD,
Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority (BTEA) will reveal an artwork made from photographs taken by members of the public, in December as part of the Manama Capital of Gulf Tourism programme. "This interactive initiative will help showcase the Kingdom's
According to newly-launched aviation expert Rakjet, the losses of private aircraft owners in the GCC countries who opted for in-house aircraft management exceeded USD45 million in 2015.
MICHAEL KOTH, DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS, LEVANT, INTERCONTINENTAL HOTELS GROUP (IHG), SHARES HIS VIEWS ON JORDAN'S STRATEGIC TOURISM OBJECTIVES AND LONG-TERM PLANS.