Saturday 1 October 2016

Hotelier Summit-Middle East kicks off

The eighth global edition of Hotelier Summit, which enters the Middle East for the first time, has kicked off today (September 27) in The Sheraton Grand Doha Resort and Convention Hotel in Doha, Qatar. Organizers of the event said that creativity in hospitality design and new guest exp


New HR director for Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana

Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan by Rotana has appointed Schalk van der Merwe as the new director of Human Resources. An ambitious, driven and highly motivated professional with excellent communication skills, he will continue to be an asset to Rotana Hotel Management Corporation.


ITW Abu Dhabi celebrates World Tourism Day

 (ITW Abu Dhabi), a global platform addressing key tourism niche markets such as Halal, medical, shopping and family-friendly sector, joins the world to celebrate World Tourism Day today. ITW Abu Dhabi addresses global challenges outlined in the United Nations Millennium Dev


Etihad to deploy B787 Dreamliner on Abu Dhabi-Riyadh route

Etihad Airways is to deploy a Boeing 787 Dreamliner on one of its twice-daily scheduled flights between Abu Dhabi and Riyadh, starting from October 30. The upgrade from a single aisle Airbus A321 aircraft will cater to strong demand to and from the capital of Saudi Arabia, offeri


Dubai Culture to operate Etihad Museum

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) said it will be the sole manager and operator of Etihad Museum, a dynamic 21st century museum focusing on inspiring Emiratis and international visitors with the story of the founding of the UAE, following its official inauguration this year


Swiss-Belhotel VP moves up ranks in Hotelier ME's Power List

Noel Massoud, vice president operations and development of Middle East, Swiss-Belhotel International, has moved up five spots in the eight edition of the Power List by Hotelier Middle East, for his role in the massive expansion of the hotel chain in 2016. From a noteworthy positi


Etihad unveils premium First Class amenity kits

Etihad Airways has revealed its new First Class amenity kits, designed in partnership with two leading brands from the worlds of fashion and beauty: internationally renowned fashion designer Christian Lacroix, and pioneering Hungarian skincare brand, Omorovicza. The attractive ne


Mideast hotel occupancy rate rises to 65.2pc in August

Hotels in the Middle East reported mixed results in key performance metrics this August, posting a 2.3 per cent increase in occupancy to 65.2 per cent compared to August 2015, said a report. However, average daily rate (ADR) was down 5.4 per cent to $141.89, and revenue per avail


Elaf Group to showcase Saudi Arabia’s growing tourism sector

The Elaf Group, a leading tourism and hospitality group, will be showcasing Saudi Arabia’s tourism opportunities through strategic marketing tours across different countries this October. The group will be visiting Istanbul, Turkey; Cairo, Egypt; Casablanca, Morocco; and Ja


New restaurant manager for Jumeirah Carlton Tower

Jumeirah Group, a global luxury hospitality company and a member of Dubai Holding, has appointed Francesco (Franco) Becci as restaurant manager of The Rib Room Bar & Restaurant at Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London’s Knightsbridge. Franco joins the Jumeirah Carlton Tower

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