Saturday 21 January 2017

Boeing, SpiceJet in $22bn deal for 205 planes

Boeing and India’s SpiceJet have announced a commitment worth $22 billion for up to 205 airplanes during an event in New Delhi, India. Booked at the end of 2016, the announcement includes 100 new 737 MAX 8s, SpiceJet's current order for 42 MAXs, 13 additional 737 MAXs w


Alison Nelson’s Chocolate Bar opens in Bahrain

Alison Nelson’s Chocolate Bar, which has won multiple awards, has opened its Bahrain outlet in Seef District. The restaurant hosted an exclusive media launch on Wednesday (January 11) under the patronage of Shaikh Khalid bin Humood Al Khalifa, CEO at the Bahrain Tourism and Exhib


Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai sees good year ahead

Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai, which opened last month, looks to build its name as an ideal contemporary lifestyle resort with its unique amenities and facilities. Nikki Beach Resort & Spa’s general manager Alexander Schneider said: “We are very happy for the


Turkish Airlines plans flights to Ukrainian city

Turkish Airlines, the national carrier, is set to launch flights to Kharkiv, the second largest city in Ukraine, starting from March 30. With this launch, the airline will add another new destination in Ukraine to its extensive flight network thus living up to its title of &ldquo


Global Jet Centre launches new website

Global Jet Centre, a Dubai-based charter jet company, has launched its new and improved website making charter jets choosing easier than ever for a clientele of fast-paced nature. Its new website is a practical and customer empowering platform, giving clients independence through


KHC announces Flynas’ $8.6bn deal with Airbus

Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) has announced that Flynas, in which KHC owns a 34.08 per cent stake, has finalised an $8.6-billion deal with Airbus for the purchase of new aircraft. The ceremonial event will take place on January 16, a statement said. KHC is chaired


Mosaid Travel selects Sabre to personalise travel offerings

Mosaid Travel and Tourism Services, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading travel agencies,  has renewed its 10-year exclusive relationship with global travel technology provider Sabre Corporation, to support its vision to expand regionally, provide more personalised travel experiences and im


Jumeirah Zabeel Saray offers Super Brunch

Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, the award-winning Ottoman inspired luxury resort in Dubai, is marking 2017 with an extravagant culinary affair, The Avenue of Indulgence Super Brunch.    Nestled on the iconic Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, the Super Brunch is the first in a series of mo


AccorHotels Egypt join charitable initiative

AccorHotels solidarity week 2016 witnessed the unity of Fairmont Nile City, Sofitel Cairo Nile El Gezirah, Sofitel Winter Palace Luxor, and Sofitel Legend Old Cataract Aswan in a charitable initiative at 57357 Children Cancer’s Hospital. The hotel teams wore golden ribbons to rai


Middle East passenger traffic up 12pc in November

Global passenger traffic showed the strongest demand growth in nine months in November 2016, while Middle East carriers led all regions with a 12.2 per cent demand increase. The total revenue passenger kilometers (RPKs) rose 7.6 per cent globally compared to November 2015. 

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