Marriott International has received authorisation from competition authorities in Saudi Arabia and Mexico to proceed with its acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide in a merger transaction.
Al Faisaliah Hotel Riyadh, owned and operated by Al Khozama Management Company, became the latest member of Ultratravel Collection, a joint venture between Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), Travel Leaders Group and multimedia brand Ultratravel.
Kingdom’s doors have always been open. “Saudi Arabia is our closest neighbour, thereby making Bahrain the perfect weekend destination. And although the Kingdom’s doors have always been open, we believe that everybody should take part
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) recently congratulated the government of Saudi Arabia for adopting tourism as a key sector to help diversify the economy away from oil. David Scowsill, president, WTTC, remarked that the organisation has been emphasising the importance
Deloitte has revealed that the Saudi Tourism Information & Research Centre expects a 43 percent increase in inbound tourist arrivals to Saudi Arabia by 2020.
As part of its Turkish network expansion, flynas launched codeshare flights with budget carrier Pegasus Airlines. The first phase of the deal between the two companies will open up five new destinations for the Saudi airline's customers,
SAUDI ARABIA IS RANKED FIRST IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND 36TH INTERNATIONALLY, IN REGARDS TO THE SIZE OF TRAVEL AND TOURISM INVESTMENTS IN 2015 IN THE WORLD TRAVEL & TOURISM COUNCIL
In the first three months of the year, Dubai enjoyed 4.1 million overnight arrivals, a 5.1 percent year-on-year increase, backed by strong double-digit growth from the GCC and India, according to figures released by
Emaar Hospitality Group marked its debut in Saudi Arabia with the unveiling of its upcoming first hotel and serviced residence property in Jeddah Gate. Centrally located in Emaar Middle East’s master-planned community, the 14-storey Vida Jeddah Gate Hotel