As part of Swiss-Belhotel International’s group development, the Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA) and India regions have been merged together.
With the help of celebrity partners past and present, Carnival Cruise Line recently announced that its next Excel-class ship arriving in 2022 to coincide with its 50th birthday celebration will be named Carnival Celebration.
The 16th edition of the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC), will take place in a brand new format over three days from September 29 - October 01 of this year, with an exciting programme filled with critical insights from industry leaders, and networking opportunities designed for the new world.
Jazeera Airways has launched ‘Duo Seat’ that enables passengers to book the middle seat next to them in addition to their seat when travelling, giving passengers more comfort and security on their flight.
The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) had recently celebrated the successful delivery of UFC Fight Island, establishing the emirate of Abu Dhabi as an ideal destination and global partner to high-profile events.
Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of the Best Western Hotel Fino Tokyo Akasaka, located at 3-7-12, Akasaka, Tokyo. The hotel features 87 guest rooms, which include standard, superior and deluxe room options.
Saudi Summer, the Kingdom’s largest ever domestic leisure tourism campaign, launched by the Saudi Tourism Authority (STA), has published visitor and spending statistics for the first half of the campaign, revealing a highly successful first phase.
An Etihad Airways the Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner decked out with special equipment that can enhance safety and reduce CO2 emissions and noise has recently commenced flight testing for Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator programme.
H.E Abdulla Bin Touq Al Marri, minister of economy, UAE; H.E Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, minister of state for entrepreneurship and SMEs, UAE; and H.E Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, minister of state for foreign trade, UAE, recently met with H.E. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, chairman, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA), to discuss areas of cooperation to support the country’s tourism sector.
According to the latest published Construction Pipeline Trend Report for the Middle East, analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) state at the end of the second quarter (Q2) of of this year , the hotel construction pipeline in the Middle East decelerated once again to 591 projects/169,538 rooms.