Friday 1 July 2016

Hilton, Secon ink new property in Egypt

Hospitality chain Hilton Worldwide has signed a contract with Saudi-Egyptian Construction Company (Secon) for a new property in New Damietta, Egypt, said a report. The four-star hotel will be part of Secon’s tourism residential project which holds investments of EGP120 mill


Atbahrain appoints digital marketing specialists

Atbahrain, leading destination management company tasked with developing, managing and marketing Bahrain as a travel and tourism hub, has hired an all-Bahraini digital marketing team, reported the Gulf Daily News, our sister publication. To read further, please visit


The St. Regis Abu Dhabi Corniche honours Egyptian chef

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi adds a twist to the Ramadan Buffet this year as they welcome Chef Reda Helmy, all the way from his home country Egypt, to join them at The Terrace on The Corniche. Chef Helmy will be working alongside the current management to bring his specialties to the


SIA flight returns to Changi, catches fire

A Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) flight to Milan caught fire early on Monday after returning to Singapore's Changi airport following an engine oil warning message, but all passengers were safe, the airline and airport officials said. The aircraft's right engine caught fire


Savoir Vivre brings world's best butlers to the UAE

VIP recruitment firm Savoir Vivre has teamed up with the International Butler Academy to provide high-end domestic services across the UAE. Established just three years ago, Savoir Vivre is now working with VIP households, Royal Palaces, yacht and private jet owners and key hospi


ForwardKeys welcomes new top executive

ForwardKeys, a leading business intelligence tool, has appointed Laurens van den Oever to the role of chief marketing officer, effective August 1. Van den Oever, who has over 15 years’ experience in marketing and research across multiple industries, will lead ForwardKeys&rs


AccorHotels launches Summer Sale in the Middle East

Guests at select AccorHotels properties are invited to catch a break with the Summer Sales promotion offering discounts of up to 30 per cent. Valid until September 30, the campaign has over 70 participating properties based in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman,


Aloft set for Saudi Arabia debut

The Aloft brand of hotels will makes its debut in Saudi Arabia this year with the 281-room Aloft Riyadh and 262-room Aloft Dhahran, both located in key city-centre locations. The hotel concept features a vibrant design with a focus on technology including the country's first


Etihad hosts charity iftar for 5,000 labourers

In keeping with the spirit of caring and sharing during the holy month of Ramadan, Etihad Airways hosted a charity Iftar for 5,000 labourers at the Workers Village in Mussafah, Abu Dhabi. Etihad Airways’ employees and leadership contributed generously, purchasing thousands


Salalah Rotana expects surge in visitors for Khareef Season

Salalah Rotana Resort, one of the largest five-star resorts in Oman, is expecting an increase in guests arrival during the much anticipated Khareef season. Gracing the Governorate of Dhofar region with misty rains and cooler temperature, yearly between June and September, Khareef

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