The Oman Ministry of Tourism revealed that there has been a significant increase in the number of tourists who flocked to Dhofar during this year’s Salalah Khareef Festival, significantly boosting its ongoing efforts to position the Sultanate on the global tourism landscape by promoting the country as a popular international tourist destination.
UAE-headquartered hospitality company, TIME Hotels, has boosted its executive team with the appointment of Bernard Fantoli as the new general manager at TIME Grand Plaza Hotel in Dubai.
Marriott International has announced the official debut of Delta Hotels by Marriott into Middle East and Africa with Delta Hotels by Marriott Jumeirah Beach, Dubai.
Sabre Corporation, a global technology provider to the travel and tourism industry, has appointed Aditya Varma as a regional director for Sabre Travel Network Middle East (STNME) based in the region’s headquarters in Bahrain.
Hilton has announced the opening of SAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton, a free-spirited tropical escape that offers sun, sea, style and sustainability, creating a playful getaway for groups of fun-seeking friends, couples and families.
The Saudi Falcons Club has announced two falconry events to be held in Saudi Arabia later this year, further strengthening Kingdom’s importance as an international centre of falconry excellence.
Grand Millennium Al Wahda, a luxury five-star hotel located in the centre of Abu Dhabi, adjacent to Al Wahda Mall, has been awarded the Green Key certification.
Vistara, one of India’s finest full-service carrier and a JV of Tata and Singapore Airlines, recently inaugurated its daily service between Mumbai and Dubai.
Following the recent opening of Park Inn by Radisson Makkah Aziziyah in July and the scheduled launch of two new midscale signature Park Inn hotels by quarter four (Q4) this year, Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Riyadh and Park Inn by Radisson Jeddah Madinah Road, Radisson Hotel Group is set to reinforce its position as a global leader.
Latest figures from the Ministry of Tourism, Maldives (MMPRC) have shown that the destination saw a 19,7 percent increase in the number of travellers from the Middle East who visited in the first six months of the current year when compared with the same period in 2018.