A total of 62 countries will be represented on the exhibition floor this year at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, which takes place in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on May 16-19.
Later this year, a new destination will join LOT’s gradually recovered flight network. From September 19, Boeings 737-800 NG and Boeings 787 Dreamliner will operate non-stop flights from Warsaw to the main airport in Dubai (DXB) three times a week.
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) announced another milestone for its pioneering Go Safe Certification programme with Al Fay Park on Reem Island becoming the latest attraction to obtain the certificate.
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has operated its first ecoFlight for this year, continuing research and testing under the Etihad Greenliner programme to assess environmental sustainability initiatives during scheduled services.
The first five of flydubai’s 14 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft have completed their operational readiness flights and have been approved by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) to return to service. They join other MAX aircraft that returned to service in the fleets of operators in Europe, the UK, North and South America.
The UAE tourism sector performed outstandingly in 2020 despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, revealed by the Ministry of Economy, noting that the sector was among the least affected and fastest to recover around the world.
Jumeirah Group, a global luxury hospitality company, has announced the appointment of Ermanno Zanini to the role of regional vice president and general manager of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, its flagship hotel in the UAE.
Water is flowing into the largest and most sustainable swimming pool in the Middle East - the spectacular leisure attraction at the centre of a rainbow-inspired resort recreating the celebrated lifestyle of the French Riviera.
On March 29, flydubai’s first flight to Tirana touched down in the Albanian capital marking the start of service from Dubai.
Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway network, recently announced its partnership with the Saudi Railway Company (SAR), by signing a strategic agreement establishing a framework for the exchange of services, training, and knowledge transfer.