WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 taking place in Abu Dhabi between October 15–18 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, has named Etihad Airways as the official airline.
Mafraq Hotel hosted more than 1,000 people participating at Worldskills Abu Dhabi 2017, organised by Hala Abu Dhabi, on October 12.
Re-timing of Etihad Airways daily Abu Dhabi-Medina flights to a daytime operation has been announced. Three additional weekly services during the peak winter period will also be introduced.
Abu Dhabi has been named the fastest growing destination city in the Middle East and Africa, according to the 2017 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index.
According to Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), the emirate witnessed a dramatic double digit growth in the number of hotel guests during August, welcoming 426,912 visitors at its 166 hotels and hotel apartments, a rise of 13 percent over the same month in 2016.
Abu Dhabi Ports has been accredited with the ISO 28000:2007 certificate of Security Management System for Supply Chain by global certification provider Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA).
Elie Saleh has assumed the role of executive chef of Courtyard by Marriott Kuwait City, bringing with him more than 20 years of expertise.
Continuing its expansion strategy in Abu Dhabi, Aldar Properties has recently announced the launch of a new waterfront development on Yas Island.
As part of their coordinated strategy to bolster the emirate’s position as a global cultural tourism hub, Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) and Emirates Heritage Club have recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to protect, preserve and revive national heritage.