Peter Walichnowski has been appointed as CEO of Omran, where he will lead the company as it continues to contribute to Oman’s fast growing tourism industry, in line with the country’s responsible tourism strategy.
During Arabian Travel Market, Rotana signed a management agreement with Golden Group Holding (GGH), for the opening of a new property in Muscat.
Aiming to bring a new level of luxury to Oman, Barr Al Jissah has recently announced its plans to launch Al Mina Residences and Yacht Club.
Barr Al Jissah has recently announced its new programme of activities and events, for both adults and children.
According to Colliers International, Saudi Arabia and Oman will lead the GCC’s investments in cultural tourism, a segment which is set to feature heavily at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) on April 24 – 27.
PHILIPPE FRUGERE has been appointed as the general manager of Bayat Hotel by Cristal in Abha, ahead of its opening in June.
IN THE LEAD UP TO THE PROPERTY’S THIRD YEAR OF OPERATIONS, HOSSAM KAMAL, GENERAL MANAGER, SALALAH ROTANA RESORT, DESCRIBES THE IMPACT IT HAS HAD ON THE LOCAL TOURISM INDUSTRY.
OMAN IS GAINING POPULARITY AS A WEDDING DESTINATION IN THE MIDDLE EAST, RAMI FARHAT, DIRECTOR, SALES AND MARKETING, AL BUSTAN PALACE, A RITZ-CARLTON HOTEL, EXPLAINS WHY.
FOLLOWING ON FROM THE SUCCESS OF WELCOMING A 15 PERCENT YEAR-ON-YEAR RISE IN VISITOR NUMBERS IN THE FIRST 10 MONTHS OF 2016, OMAN IS SET TO INVEST USD1.17 BILLION INTO ITS TOURISM INDUSTRY BY 2026.