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RAK’s hospitality generates positive visitor, occupancy growth

Ras Al Khaimah’s tourism sector has continued to buck the negative trends experienced across much of the Middle East region, posting growth in both tourist arrivals and year-to-date occupancy rates in the nine months to September, accordin

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International tourism on track for a record year

Demand for international tourism remained strong during the Northern Hemisphere summer peak season as international tourist arrivals in July and August totalled over 300 million for the first time according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Baro

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Saudi Arabia 'plans to issue tourist visas'

Tourists may soon be welcomed in Saudi Arabia as the government plans to begin issuing tourist visas for the country, a report said. The decision comes as Saudi Arabia hopes to receive 1.5 million tourists a year by 2020.

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Oman allows tourists to stay longer

Tourists holding a one-year multiple entry visa can extend their length of stay in the sultanate by one week, allowing tourists to stay for one month at a time as opposed to the earlier three-week maximum stay period, said a report.

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Sharjah targets Saudi and Kuwaiti tourists

The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) organized a new Gulf promotional tour, which included a number of cities in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia,  from October 1 to 4.   Meetings were held with tourism

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Saudi PIF to spearhead 'New Jeddah Downtown' project

The Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) has announced it will lead the redevelopment of Jeddah’s waterfront corniche, creating a unique tourist, residential and commercial destination, to become the “New Jeddah Downtown”.

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Saudi PIF to spearhead 'New Jeddah Downtown' project

The Saudi Public Investment Fund (PIF) has announced it will lead the redevelopment of Jeddah’s waterfront corniche, creating a unique tourist, residential and commercial destination, to become the “New Jeddah Downtown”.

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Maldives named ‘the islands with the best places to stay’

Maldives was named the islands with the best places to stay at the Condé Nast Traveller’s 2017 Readers’ Travel Awards, reaffirming its position as one the world’s preferred destinations. The annual awards

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Ireland targets GCC tourist market

Some of Ireland’s top travel providers are heading to Abu Dhabi and Dubai this month aiming to promote the top reasons why GCC residents should take a trip to the island. The Tourism Ireland travel, trade and media events wi

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Global H1 tourist numbers up 6pc to 598 million

Destinations worldwide welcomed 598 million international tourists in the first six months of 2017, some 36 million more than in the same period of 2016 with Middle East showing the strongest growth (+9 per cent).   

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