Sunday 26 February 2017

Aloha Abu Dhabi Festival returns to the UAE capital

Aloha Abu Dhabi, the city’s most celebrated beach festival, is back bigger and better this year, and will take place from March 28 to April 1 at Al Muneera Beach Plaza - Abu Dhabi’s first waterfront retail development at Al Raha Beach.   Organised by Aldar Propert


Nearly 30,000 hotel rooms to open in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia will see a record 68 new hotels and 29,033 hotel rooms open across its major cities in 2017, a new report has revealed. Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar and Makkah are set to be the kingdom’s busiest areas for hospitality development, according to the Saudi Arabia Hot


Jeddah airport receives Malindo Air's inaugural flight

Malaysia's low-cost Malindo Air made its inaugural flight to King Abdulaziz International Airport on February 21, after recently obtaining authorization from the General Authority of Civil Aviation to fly between Kuala Lumpur and Jeddah. The first flight was received by Hani


Flydubai to boost flights during Kuwait holiday

Flydubai will operate up to 14 flights a day between Kuwait and Dubai between February 22 and 27 to accommodate the increase in passengers travelling between the two cities during Kuwait’s 56th National and Liberation Day holiday. The carrier, which has been operating from


BAS announces key initiatives to boost travel experience

Bahrain Airport Services, the managing body and operator of the kingdom's international airport, has announced several key initiatives to improve travel experiences and support Bahraini employment. BAS, which was founded in 1977, provides fully integrated airport services at


Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel GM gets top award

Hakan Petek, general manager of Kuwait's Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa, has received the prestigious title of General Manager of the Year 2016. The award was presented to him by Marc Dardenne, group chief operating officer of Jumeirah Group, a Dubai-based luxury hot


Ascott appoints new director of sales in Muscat

Ascott, a leading serviced residence owner-operator, has appointed Meenu Singh as its new director of sales for Somerset Panorama Muscat in Oman. In her new role, Singh will oversee the sales of the 277-unit apartment hotel, and provide a strategic implementation of long and shor


Five unusual places to visit in 2017

Follow the road less travelled and experience unusual places strewn across the entire planet. This holiday season, try visiting some of the most unusual places to understand the sheer variety of landscapes, history and culture as some of them are associated with unexplained myste


RiseDCH presents three days of fun this weekend

RiseDCH, a new experience at Dubai Creek Harbour Promenade, features another weekend of fun, food and entertainment for the whole family. A brand-new lifestyle experience, RiseDCH brings ‘The Future of Living’ to Dubai, in a showcase of emerging trends and concepts fr


Hotel sector 'must do more to protect itself from terrorism'

Restrata, a global leader in safety and security consultancy and training services, is warning of the continued need for improved hotel security to protect employees and guests from future terror attacks across the Middle East and North Africa. In a newly launched white paper, th

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