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Yotel breaks ground on first hotel in Dubai

Yotel, an affiliate company of Kuwait-listed IFA Hotels & Resorts KSCC, broke ground last week on its first property in the Middle East, expected to open in 2018. This follows the technology-focused hospitality brand's sig

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Middle East Hotel Awards sees 63pc increase in entries

Judges of the Middle East Hotel Awards (MEHA) 2016 have revealed a 63 per cent increase in entries ahead of the event this week (May 24). From hundreds of entries, judges noted particular increases in entrants from hotels in Saudi

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Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel receives top award

Sheraton Amman Al Nabil Hotel received “Best Business Hotel in Amman” award during the annual Business Traveller Middle East awards gala dinner held at Palazzo Versace Hotel in Dubai, UAE. Business Traveller Middle Eas

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830 hotels 'under contract' in Mideast, Africa

A total of 541 hotels (152,580 rooms) are in the pipeline in the Middle East while 289 hotels (55,078 rooms) are under contract in Africa, a new report has unveiled. STR’s April 2016 Pipeline Report said 'under contract' i

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830 hotels 'under contract' in Mideast, Africa

A total of 541 hotels (152,580 rooms) are in the pipeline in the Middle East while 289 hotels (55,078 rooms) are under contract in Africa, a new report has unveiled. STR’s April 2016 Pipeline Report said 'under contract' i

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Rehlat.com launches new domain for Arab travellers

Rehlat.com, Kuwait’s leading online travel portal and also one of the fastest growing online travel agencies in the Middle East, has launched a new domain exclusively for Arab travelers. The new domain, Rehlat.ae, has been d

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ME carriers lead air travel demand growth

Middle East carriers reported a staggering 12 per cent rise in global air travel demand in March, which was the largest increase among all the regions. According to a report released by The International Air Transport Association

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Air Arabia named 'Best low-cost airline in the Mideast'

Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's largest budget carrier, was named “Best Low-cost Airline serving the Middle East” at the Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2016, held recently in Dubai. The airlin

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Mideast generated $195bn from tourism in 2015

David Scowsill, president and CEO of the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC),  has called for continued investment in Travel & Tourism in the Middle East - which generated $194.5 billion or 8.0 per cent of GDP in 2015 - as a means

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Dubai to offer 20,000 to 30,000 budget rooms by 2020

The influence of millennials and their preference for quality over luxury, as well as the rise of a new breed of trendy and tech-friendly mid-market hotel brands, was the focus of a dedicated PwC-hosted panel session yesterday (April 27).

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