Wednesday 26 October 2016

Hyatt Regency Dubai named ‘Best Historical Hotel’

Hyatt Regency Dubai, an iconic five-star hotel in Dubai, has been awarded the ‘Best Historical Hotel’ by the prestigious 2016 Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards. Revered as the world’s leading awards initiative, the Haute Grandeur Global Hotel Awards recognises


Gulf Air, Swissport ink ground handling services contract

Bahrain national carrier Gulf Air has signed a ground handling services contract with Swissport Saudi Arabia, a subsidiary of Swissport International, a leading provider of ground and air cargo services to the aviation industry. The agreement sees Swissport Saudi Arabia provide g


November travel wish list for globe-trotters

Get the most out of your travel this November with HolidayME's list of deals across several holiday destinations. 1. Turkey: The best cities in the world have intriguing cultures that preserve local heritage and revitalise undervalued neighbourhoods to offer


Swissport, Al Jarwani Group form key JV

Swissport International and leading Omani developer Al Jarwani Group have signed a joint venture agreement to establish an airport ground handling services firm under the name of Swissport Oman to cater to Muscat International Airport. The agreement was signed by Sheikh Mahmoud A


Oman Air to unveil new Economy Class offers

Flag carrier Oman Air is planning to introduce a paid seat upgrade and extra legroom service for economy tickets at the end of October, offering customers the opportunity to increase their in-flight comfort levels even further. The new initiatives underline Oman Air’s ongoi


Air Arabia named ‘Low Cost Airline of the Year’

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier, was named “Low Cost Airline of the Year” at the Aviation Business Awards 2016, one of the leading awards programmes for the Middle East aerospace industry. The award was presented


Etihad global sale offers Kuwaiti travellers great fares

Etihad Airways has launched its global sales campaign in Kuwait, with special fares to a wide range of destinations for travel until June 2017. Guests have between October 25 and 31, 2016, to take advantage of this amazing offer, and can book on or via their local trav


Emirates new B777X fleet to get Thales IFE solution

Dubai's Emirates airline has selected Thales' Avant inflight entertainment (IFE) solution for its future fleet of Boeing 777X aircraft.   With 150 Boeing 777X aircraft on order and deliveries scheduled to begin in 2020, Thales will be the first to equip its inflight e


Dubai passenger traffic tops 7m in September

Dubai International Airport's passenger numbers in September has eclipsed the 7-million mark for the sixth time in nine months. According to the monthly traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports, passenger traffic at DXB passengers reached 7,094,738 compared to 6


Oman to start work on $1.3bn waterfront project in 2017

Oman Tourism Development Company (Omran) said it is set to start work on its ambitious RO500-million ($1.3 billion) Mina Sultan Qaboos Waterfront Project next year. Aimed at transforming Port Sultan Qaboos into a major tourism-based mixed-use waterfront destination, the project w

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