Saturday 19 September 2020

Emirates Flight Catering signs MoU to form Kosher Arabia

Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC), one of the world's largest catering operations serving more than 100 airlines, has signed an MoU with CCL Holdings, founded by Ross Kriel, entering into a partnership to set up a dedicated production facility for kosher food at EKFC's premises in the U


Bombardier to sell transport business to Alstom

Canada-based Bombardier said that it has signed a definitive sale and purchase agreement (SPA) with Alstom and the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (“la Caisse”) for the sale of its transportation business to Alstom. Under the SPA, B


Around the world in 145 days with Seabourn

Seabourn, the ultra-luxury resort at sea, is offering an unforgettable journey around the globe with its “2022 World Cruise: Extraordinary Horizons,” a 145-day voyage on Seabourn Sojourn, visiting 72 extraordinary destinations and ports in 28 countries on five continents.


Airline boards call for cross-border digital solution

The representatives of more than 10 national airline associations (Boards of Airline Representatives, BARs) are urging governments to collaborate on developing and implementing an international digital border solution for air travellers. Their pressing appeal is addressed to the


Relax duty free limits to spur airport revenue: ACI

Airports Council International (ACI) World and the Duty Free World Council (DFWC) have proposed a temporary relaxation of travellers’ duty free limits and allowances for selected duty free products to spur sales and help airports generate revenues from their retail concessionaires.


Quarantine rules impede aviation restart in MEA: Iata

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on governments in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) to implement testing as an alternative to quarantine measures when re-opening their economies. Thirty-five countries in Africa and the Middle East have government-impo


Riyadh UNWTO regional office to cover 13 countries

Saudi Arabia’s Minister for Tourism Ahmed Al-Khateeb today (September 16) announced that the establishment of the UNWTO Regional Office for the Middle East in Riyadh has been approved by UNWTO Executive Council members.    The announcement was made in


Dusit expands into India, signs first property in Kolkata

Thailand-based Dusit International, one of Asia’s fastest-growing hospitality companies, has announced its expansion into India with a plan to open at least two Dusit-branded hotels per year from 2021 onwards in Tier I and Tier II cities – such as Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore &ndas


Doha airport install PPE vending machines

Hamad International Airport (HIA) in Doha has installed vending machines with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) across key passenger touchpoints throughout the terminal.    The newly introduced vending machines allow arriving, departing, and transferring


MakeMyTrip forays into UAE

MakeMyTrip, one of the leading travel tech platforms in Asia, has announced its foray into the United Arab Emirates with its portfolio of rich travel offerings for travellers.   With over two decades of experience in serving and catering to the ever-evolving tra

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