Tuesday 25 September 2018

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah welcomes new GM

Helen Jacobe has been appointed as general manager of Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa, overseeing all commercial and operational aspects of the iconic beachfront property. Jacobe is a seasoned hotelier with over 30 years of experience, notably in large food and beverage op


Occupancy uplift drives revenue growth for MEA hotels

An uplift in room occupancy levels helped drive growth in revenue and profit for hotels in the Middle East and Africa in August,  according to the latest figures. Hotels in the Middle East recorded a 2.0 per cent increase in occupancy levels, to 63.4 per cent, which helped d


Oman Air backs Moscow tourism event ahead of route launch

National carrier Oman Air lent its support to the sultanate's tourism ministry as it hosted a special Omani themed workshop aimed at promoting the country's tourism stakeholders, to celebrate the upcoming Moscow service in October. The event provided a perfect opportunity


WTFL Start-Up Innovation Camp names winners

For the third time, World Tourism Forum Lucerne organised the WTFL Start-Up Innovation Camp, which was this year integrated into the Pata Travel Mart in Langkawi, Malaysia, with the aim of finding revolutionary and innovative ideas in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry.


Abu Dhabi hotel guest numbers up 10.5pc in August

The number of hotel guests staying in Abu Dhabi during August rose by 10.5 per cent compared to the same month in 2017, with double-digit growth in most key source markets underpinning the upward trend, said a report. With the emirate’s popularity with visitors boosted by t


Cathay Pacific Group to launch flights to Tokushima

The Cathay Pacific Group has announced a new twice-weekly service to the Japanese city of Tokushima, the carrier’s 10th new route launch in 2018. The route will be operated by a Cathay Dragon A320 between December 18 and March 29, 2019. Cathay Dragon has oper


Careem signs partnership deal with Rehlat

Careem, the region’s leading ride-hailing app, has signed an agreement with Rehlat, one of the Middle East’s leading online travel apps, giving Rehlat customers access to Careem’s service directly from their app, which will allow users to book rides from the airport in all the


Abu Dhabi Airports celebrates Saudi National Day

Abu Dhabi Airports (AUH) is celebrating Saudi National Day today (September 23) with a number of special offers and prizes for Saudi nationals from September 20–25. Saudi Nationals arriving to, or departing from, AUH will have the opportunity to win one of 10 VIP Terminal&r


Dcs plus inks strategic partnership deal with Radius Travel

Dcs plus, a leading travel technology provider, has joined the Radius Travel Global Technology Program, to provide smart travel solutions to members of the Radius global network. “The Global Technology Program provides dcs plus, Radius Travel, and its partner agencies with


UAE showcases tourist hotspots during Scandinavian roadshow

As part of its National Tourism Programme, the UAE's Ministry of Economy (MoE) recently organised a roadshow to showcase the Emirates' sustainable tourism practices in three Scandinavian cities. The roadshow, held in cooperation with various tourism bodies, local governme

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