Analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) state in the 2019 year-end report that the hotel construction pipeline in the Middle East stands at 618 projects/178,384 rooms, compared to 622 projects/181,813 rooms at the end of 2018.
Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA has appointed accomplished hotelier Hamid Sidine as its managing director for Saudi Arabia as the hospitality firm forges ahead with its ambitious development strategy for the Kingdom.
Marriott International recently announced the opening of Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch and Marriott Executive Apartments Johannesburg Melrose Arch.
Millennium Central Kuwait Downtown, situated at the heart of Kuwait City in a walking distance from the financial and business district, partnered with Rotana for the fourth consecutive years to host their musicians and production teams participating in Hala February concerts.
Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, is set to introduce its successful midscale brand Novotel in Oman after signing a milestone deal to takeover an existing high-profile property close to the Sultanate’s main international airport.
Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, recently announced that it will launch the airline’s first service to Sharjah on April 02, marking its third destination in the UAE.
Qatar Airways has signed a comprehensive codeshare agreement with Air Malta.
Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, is cementing its leadership position on Egypt’s Red Sea Riviera after signing a management agreement for a Mövenpick resort in the fast-growing city of Marsa Alam.
Avani Deira Dubai Hotel, the first Avani hotel brand in the Middle East and operated by MINOR Hotels International has recently appointed Sahil Thakur as director of sales.
Visitors to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) are predicted to increase 38 percent from 15,5 million in 2019 to 21,3 million by 2024, according to new research by Colliers International, commissioned by Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2020, which takes place at Dubai World Trade Centre from April 19-22.