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Gewan Hotel Management sets an illustrious example

Abu Dhabi: Gewan Hotel Management under Gewan Holding, is a one-stop hotel management company that operates and manages hotels and actively creates a delicate and high-end lifestyle for guests by throwing elite life, emphasizing the “customer-oriented, service-quality” service spirit. Gewan Hospitality also provides specialized asset management services, which range from …

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TEIBLE RE-OPENS AND LAUNCHES SEASON 3.0 MENU

Seasonal farm-to-table restaurant Teible has reopened on the waterfront of the Jameel Arts Centre, after a brief hiatus to further enhance the restaurant’s offerings and support the brand’s direction as a LOHAS business (Lifestyle of Health and Sustainability). During the temporary closure, Teible has implemented subtle and eco-friendly improvements inside …

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THE OBEROI BEACH RESORT, AL ZORAH, THE UAE’S EXCLUSIVE LUXURY GETAWAY

The Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, recognized as one of the best biodiverse resorts in the United Arab Emirates, is proud to celebrate its fifth anniversary in 2022. To celebrate the occasion, the multi-award winning resort is launching its seafood recently renovated. Aquario restaurant, with a renewed commitment to environmental …

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A new skyscraper Fairmont hotel will open in Dubai

Fairmont Dubai Skyline is the brand’s 6th property in the UAE… Dubai is getting its third Fairmont hotel after parent brand Accor unveiled plans for the Fairmont Dubai Skyline. Scheduled to open in 2024, the futuristic new development will include both hotel rooms and residences, and will be the first …

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Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel reopens after restoration

Ajman, UAE: The Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel, managed by Hospitality Management Holding (HMH), reopened its doors on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 after a four-month transformation program. “We are delighted to announce the reopening of one of our premier hotels in the area,” said Patrick Antaki, chief operating officer at HMH. …

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FORM Hotel receives the title of Best Luxury Art Boutique Hotel at the World Luxury Hotel Awards

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – FORM Hotel is proud to announce that it has been named “Best Luxury Art Boutique Hotel” in the Continent category at the prestigious World Luxury Hotel Awards ceremony. The award for Best Luxury Art Boutique Hotel was presented to a member of the FORM Hotel …

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Closure of the Sheraton Abuja Hotel Angers Marriot

As schools shut down for half-term holidays and a peak period begins from October 14, Emirates is announcing myriad ways to ensure a smooth and fast travel experience for families, including new updates to the Emirates app and digital check-in options. All passengers are advised to arrive at the airport …

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Hotel Roach: A client requests 51,000 Dh in compensation 6 years after having stayed in a room with insects – News

He presented various documents to the court, including a medical report showing that he had received treatment for the itchy skin and photos of his stay. Photo for reference only Published: Wed 19 Oct 2022, 08:04 Last update: Wed Oct 19, 2022 5:37 PM A hotel guest who was forced …

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FIFA World Cup: Qatar to increase number of hotel keys to 56,000 by 2025 – News

Capacity will be temporarily increased by 3,900 additional cabins in two luxury cruise ships moored offshore; and a third is planned Photo: AFP Published: Tue 18 Oct 2022, 11:53 AM Qatar could invest up to $7 billion in the hospitality industry to increase the number of hotel keys to 56,000 …

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Meet the Sales and Marketing Cluster Director at Fairmont Dubai

DUBAI, October 2022 – Fairmont Hotels and Resorts, the global luxury hotel group, is pleased to announce the promotion of its Sales and Marketing Hub Manager, Ahmed Abdraboh, effective October 2022. Ahmed will play a key role in overseeing sales and the marketing of Fairmont Dubai, Fairmont Ajman and Fairmont …

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UAE hotel pipeline to reach 48,000 rooms by 2030 – News

$32 billion investment to increase national inventory by 200,000 rooms, with Dubai supplying 76% of new keys About 70% of all planned rooms will be in the four and five star categories. — File photo Published: Tue Sep 27, 2022 10:39 AM Last update: Tue Sep 27, 2022 6:55 PM …

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Covid-19: Hong Kong removes mandatory hotel quarantine for travelers – News

Arriving passengers will also no longer need a negative PCR test within 48 hours of boarding. By PA Published: Fri Sep 23, 2022 12:45 PM From Monday (September 26), Hong Kong would no longer require incoming travelers to quarantine at designated hotels, it was announced on Friday. The decision comes …

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India: Aussie stimulator Mitchell Johnson encounters snake in his hotel room – News

Shares images of the reptile and asks its followers to identify it By web office Published: Tue Sep 20, 2022 5:06 PM Former Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson had an unexpected guest in his hotel room in Lucknow. Taking to Instagram, the bowling legend shared some photos of the snake that …

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Dubai: Insurance company loses 1.25 billion dirhams in Address Downtown hotel fire case – News

The contractors who worked on the construction of the hotel have been accused of failing to implement fire safety measures and thus contributing to its spread File photo Published: Tue Sep 20, 2022 4:49 PM Last update: Wed Sep 21, 2022 2:11 PM An insurance company trying to recover the …

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US: 17 cats killed in pet hotel after Los Angeles mall fire – News

More than 120 firefighters were dispatched to the fire in the Palms neighborhood of Los Angeles By AP Published: Sun Sep 18, 2022 12:08 AM Seventeen cats were killed at a Los Angeles pet hotel and a firefighter was injured early Saturday when a fire engulfed a mall where the …

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Radisson Hotel Group combines heritage and vision to build a strong and sustainable future in Thailand

Building on over 25 years of heritage and strong recognition, with an expanded collection of brands for every market, the company now aims to accelerate its growth across the Kingdom. Radisson Hotel Group embarks on a journey of transformation in Thailand, with a rapid expansion of its portfolio of hotels …

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Prism Digital Introduces WhatsApp Automated Chatbot Service for Hospitality Industry

Prism Digital, a leading digital marketing agency in the United Arab Emirates, has launched an AI-powered WhatsApp business chatbot service for the hospitality industry in the Middle East and North Africa. With over 2.2 billion users worldwide, WhatsApp is the most widely used application for communicating and creating personal and …

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Tier III cities show strongest recovery in hospitality: report

Tier III cities with resorts in India have seen the strongest recovery amid a recovery in leisure tourism. This has allowed these locations to achieve higher average rates than before the pandemic, according to a new report from consultancy Hotelivate. The company’s 2022 Indian Hospitality Trends and Opportunities report says …

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AKARYN Hotel Group Launches New Luxury Resort and Spa in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Rendering of teak villas in Aleenta Chiang Mai The new Chiang Mai property will feature 45 intimate rooms, a swimming pool and lounge, a restaurant, a spa and wellness center and bespoke holistic health and wellness programs. Chiang Mai, Thailand – The luxury hotel group in Asia, AKARYN Hotel Groupannounced …

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Somalia hotel siege kills at least 21, many hostages freed

Armed forces battled militants for 30 hours from Friday night at Hayat Hotel in Mogadishu Security forces and others walk past the damaged Hayat Hotel in the capital Mogadishu. —PA By Reuters Published: Sun 21 August 2022, 21:09 Security forces have ended a siege by al-Qaeda-linked militants at a hotel …

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RAK tourism sector aims to increase number of hotel rooms to 12,747 in 5 years: RAKTDA CEO – News

The emirate now has 8,130 hotel rooms offering the highest standard of hospitality. By WAM Published: Thu 18 August 2022, 20:17 Last update: Fri 19 August 2022, 18:09 Raki Phillips, CEO of the Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority (RAKTDA), pointed out that the emirate’s tourism sector aims to increase …

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Dubai Marathon postponed after Qatar World Cup increases demand for hotel rooms and flights – News

The racing event was due to return for the first time since pandemic restrictions forced the hiatus Published: Wed, Aug 17, 2022, 1:47 PM The Dubai Marathon has been postponed due to high demand for hotel rooms and flights seen in Dubai in connection with the Qatar World Cup. Originally …

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Dubai: SCENT and Fortune Plaza Hotel organize the “Aatidonji Dina” cultural program

Shodhan Prasad Dubai, August 16: SCENT (Sandhya Creations Event Network Team) in association with Fortune Plaza Hotel (A Praveen Shetty Enterprise) concluded the first-ever cultural program “Aatidonji Dina” at Fortune Plaza Hotel, Al Ghusais on August 14th. The event drew an overwhelming crowd of over 1,500 Tuluvas from …

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Barceló Hotel Group opens a 5-star hotel in Jakarta

Located in the heart of Jakarta and Designed by prestigious architect Bill Bensley, The Orient Jakarta, a Royal Hideaway Hotel infuses local culture and heritage into unique interiors. Hotel Barcelo Band opens its latest 5-star hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia – The Orient Jakarta, a Royal Hideaway Hotel. Located in Jakarta’s …

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Venu Gopal is appointed General Manager of the soon-to-be-launched Courtyard by Marriott Tiruchirappalli

Venu Gopal joins the brand new Courtyard by Marriott in Tiruchirappalli as General Manager. With abundant knowledge and nearly 22 years of diverse experience in the hospitality industry, Venu Gopal is poised to take the lead as the premier international hotel brand in Trichy. He will lead real estate operations …

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong reduces Covid-19 hotel quarantine to 3 days for arrivals – News

City health officials warn infections could reach 8,000 in coming weeks By AP Published: Mon 8 August 2022, 08:07 Last update: Mon 8 August 2022, 08:41 Hong Kong will reduce the length of the mandatory hotel quarantine for arrivals from overseas to three days a week, the city leader said …

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Dubai-based real estate agent sells iconic UAE hotel for 810 million dirhams – News

Real estate consultant Andrew Love completes sale of Ras Al Khaimah’s iconic DoubleTree by Hilton Resort and Spa Marjan Island Pictures are provided Published: Fri 5 August 2022, 15:00 Last update: Fri, August 5, 2022, 10:17 PM It’s official. The iconic DoubleTree by Hilton Resort and Spa Marjan Island in …

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UAE floods: Emirati businessman donates 300 hotel rooms to shelter victims – News

This donation will help more than 600 people, according to the Ministry of Community Development Photo by Shihab Published: Sat 30 Jul 2022, 4:37 PM Last update: Sat 30 Jul 2022, 10:28 PM A prominent Emirati businessman has pledged 300 hotel rooms to support the UAE government’s efforts to shelter …

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Passengers will soon be able to relax in a Pod hotel at Nashik station

Pod hotels are being launched in different parts of India and Nashik railway station will soon host one. In Maharashtra, there are pod hotels in Mumbai and Pune, and now Nashik is also joining these cities. Bhusawal Division Railway Authority has made a decision to build a pod hotel for …

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Capital Travel launches exciting summer stay deals in UAE

As part of its summer flash sale, Capital Travel, a travel solutions provider and subsidiary of Tourism 365 and ADNEC, is offering attractive staycation offers in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Ajman until 31st from August 2022. Residents looking to spend the summer in the UAE can afford opulent getaways and …

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2022 FIFA World Cup: UAE hotel rates increase by 20%; 100% expected occupancy – News

Many football fans prefer to stay in Dubai and travel to Qatar to watch the matches Case Published: Mon 25 Jul 2022, 05:36 PM Last update: Mon 25 Jul 2022, 10:21 PM Hotels and homestays in the United Arab Emirates are enjoying a major recovery ahead of the final kickoff …

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10 summer hotel deals in the UAE worth checking out

Summer in the UAE is upon us and if you don’t go abroad, you might feel like these long, hot months have no end in sight. But with fewer tourists and lower demand, the warmer months can be the perfect time to take advantage of summer campaigns at hotels across …

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The Global Vertical Farming Show kicks off at the Conrad Hotel – News

Published: Fri, Jul 22, 2022, 4:20 PM Last update: Mon 25 Jul 2022, 12:51 TAB Group is set to host the second edition of the Global Vertical Farming Show on July 27-28 at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai. The event aims to bring together agricultural verticals, solution providers and agricultural …

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Bahrain’s Edamah expected to award design contract for hotel staff accommodation project in Q3

Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) is expected to award the design and supervision consultancy contract for its $50 million Bilaj Al Jazayer Hotel Staff Accommodation Residential Buildings by the third quarter of 2022. “The design and supervision consultancy contract is expected to be awarded by the first week of …

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Summer holidays in the United Arab Emirates: the best hotel stay deals for couples and families – News

Dubai and Sharjah have launched exclusive campaigns for families staying this season Published: Tue 19 Jul 2022, 07:59 Residents staying in the UAE during the summer can take advantage of attractive hotel stay deals in Dubai and Sharjah. Both emirates have launched campaigns featuring integrated packages of exclusive hotel deals …

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Sharjah announces special hotel packages and discounts on activities – News

The summer campaign will run until September 30 Published: Sun, Jul 17, 2022, 6:30 PM A new campaign launched in Sharjah offers hotel packages and discounts on activities at popular tourist and hotel destinations in the emirate. Until September 30, the Sharjah Trade and Tourism Development Authority’s (SCTDA) annual campaign …

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Al Habtoor City Hotel Collection launches “Gourmet stay” package – News

Published: Fri, Jul 15, 2022, 5:27 PM Last update: Mon 18 Jul 2022, 11:30 AM The new package is available at all hotels and offers a meal credit to its food-loving citizens Al Habtoor City Hotel Collection has launched its new package, “A Gourmet Stay”. The new package is available …

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Watch: Staff at Galadari hotel in Sri Lanka rush to help protesters after tear gas attack – News

The ‘act of kindness’ videos went viral earlier this week By Qadijah Irshad Published: Thu 14 Jul 2022, 06:22 PM Last update: Thu 14 Jul 2022, 22:39 A waiter in a black vest and matching pants rushes across the room with stainless steel pitchers in hand. Chefs in toques (large …

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Dubai: Check into a green hotel and participate in the eco-driving of the country – News

The emirate’s hotel sector is becoming more sustainable Published: Sat 9 Jul 2022, 2:16 PM In January 2012, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, launched the Green Economy Initiative under the slogan “A Green Economy for …

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Manuelle Gautrand Architecture a hotel for Paris Charles de Gaulle airport.

In Roissy a renovation and development plan is underway to Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport, one of the largest and most important airports in the world. This also includes the recently completed project by the architect Manuel Gautrand and his firm for the Marriott group. These are two new hotels built …

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Eid Al Adha 2022 in the UAE: hotel rates double for a 4-day weekend – News

People prefer to stay in the country rather than travel abroad as Covid cases rise Published: Tue, Jun 28, 2022, 1:35 PM Last update: Tue, Jun 28, 2022 10:43 PM Prices for stays over the Eid long weekend have risen exponentially, according to industry sources. “Prices are skyrocketing due to …

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Watch: Nuclear-powered sky hotel could house 5,000 guests and stay in the air ‘for years’ – News

The viral video drew mixed reactions, with some saying the plane defies the laws of physics By web office Published: Tue, Jun 28, 2022, 11:04 AM Last update: Tue, Jun 28, 2022, 12:03 PM A nuclear-powered hotel of the future has been proposed by Yemeni engineer Hashem Al-Ghaili. This hotel …

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Malik Meziane appointed General Manager of Copthorne Lakeview Hotel & Executive Apartments

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Copthorne Lakeview Hotel & Executive Apartments, the new four-star hotel property of Dubai Green Community – Dubai Investment Park, has announced the appointment of Malik Meziane as General Manager of the hotel. Malik brings extensive hospitality experience working in Europe and the Middle East for …

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New Swiss ‘zero-star hotel’ to make guests think about world’s problems – News

The room, created by concept artists, has no walls, ceiling or doors By Reuters Published: Thu 23 Jun 2022, 13:51 ‘I couldn’t sleep’ and ‘my room was too noisy’ may be complaints hoteliers dread from guests, but for the Riklin brothers, that’s the whole point of their latest setup artistic …

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Residence Inn by Marriott welcomes its largest and tallest hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road – News

Spacious rooms and one- and two-bedroom suites all have full kitchens, sleeping areas, and separate living and working areas. Photo provided Published: Thu 23 Jun 2022, 17:52 Last update: Thu 23 Jun 2022, 17:55 Residence Inn by Marriott Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary …

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Khorfakkan will have a luxury hotel, a water park and more than 200 residential units – News

Shurooq flagship project built on 38,000 m² is expected to be completed in 2024 Shuroow said his flagship project will redefine the leisure and travel landscape of the emirate and the region. — Photo provided Published: Thu 23 Jun 2022, 06:33 PM The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, popularly known …

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Rotana opens a 5-star hotel in Sulaymaniyah

Iraq – Rotana, one of the region’s leading hotel management companies, has announced the soft opening of Slemani Rotana in the heart of Sulaymaniyah in the thriving hospitality sector of Iraqi Kurdistan. The new 5-star property marks the company’s fourth hotel in the country after Erbil Rotana, Erbil Arjaan by …

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Ocean liner, warship, floating hotel: A look at the legacy of the Queen Elizabeth 2 in Dubai – News

As the British monarch celebrates her platinum jubilee, we take a look at why the UAE-based ship remains close to the Queen’s heart Published: Fri, June 3, 2022, 6:37 PM Last update: Fri, June 3, 2022, 10:19 PM The QE2, which reigns in all its glory at Dubai’s Mina Rashid …

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Southern California’s Iconic Grand Dame: The Del Coronado Hotel

If you’re looking for an oceanfront hotel experience in one of Southern California’s most prestigious properties, while facing the Pacific Ocean, here are a few reasons why Hotel Del Coronado should be on. your radar for your next weekend. way or visit the best, I mean the west coast. A …

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Saudi hotel market needs $110 billion to complete projected supply of hotel rooms

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia is poised to become a regional fintech hub with the launch of open banking last month. The concept provides seamless digital banking solutions to all stakeholders, in addition to reducing the operational costs of traditional banking services. On May 24, the Saudi cabinet approved the Kingdom’s fintech …

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Saudi Arabia to open 310,000 hotel rooms by 2030 at cost of $110 billion: Knight Frank

Saudi Arabia aims to deliver 310,000 completed hotel rooms in the kingdom by 2030 as part of plans to grow its hotel market for domestic and international tourism. Delivering the offer is expected to cost around $110 billion, according to analysis by global real estate consultancy Knight Frank. “Delivering the …

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Eid hotel occupancy rates in Dubai and Abu Dhabi surpass pre-pandemic levels: STR

The UAE’s hospitality industry has performed better during the Eid Al Fitr holiday this year compared to 2019, with occupancy rates and rooms exceeding pre-pandemic levels, according to the consultancy in hotels STR. Abu Dhabi hotels had an average occupancy rate of 79.1% on May 2, 4.5% higher than on …

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St. Regis Hotels on track to transform a hotel in Kuwait

Kuwait – St. Regis Hotels & Resorts has completed the first phase of an extensive three-phase transformation that will see two of the three towers currently occupied by the Sheraton Kuwait Hotel reimagined under the St. Regis brand. The first phase of the transformation brings The St. Regis Kuwait to …

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The FORM Hotel rewarded with the Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award 2022

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – FORM Hotel is delighted to announce that it has won Tripadvisor’s Travellers’ Choice Award 2022. The 136-room luxury hotel and the only Design Hotels property in the Middle East received the 2022 Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice Award for consistently delivering positive experiences for travelers. This award …

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Virgin Limited Edition announces new luxury hotel in Mallorca

Virgin Limited Edition, Sir Richard Branson’s luxury collection of award-winning hotels and retreats, is delighted to announce the development of a brand new 28-bedroom luxury boutique hotel on its Son Bunyola estate in the stunning Tramuntana region in Majorca. The hotel, already under construction, consists of the restoration of a …

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From planting mangroves to recycling clothes, HMH’s Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel is getting creative on CSR

Bahi Ajman Palace Hotel, managed by Hospitality Management Holding (HMH), congratulates its team on a year of superb CSR initiatives which were implemented in 2021. The hotel’s mangrove planting project in Ajman aimed to reduce harmful greenhouse gases that cause climate change, as well as protect these stunning local ecosystems. …

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Hashoo Group to open a new hotel in Lahore

Islamabad: Located in the bustling city of Lahore, this will be Hashoo Hotels’ third hotel under its recently introduced brand of hotels as PC Legacy, following PC Legacy Nasirabad. The “PC Legacy” brand is a new four-star hotel chain from Hashoo Hotels which already owns and operates Pearl-Continental, Marriott and …

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JW Marriott Hotel Istanbul Marmara Sea opens along Turkey’s stunning waterfront oasis

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – JW Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary hotel brands, today announces the opening of the JW Marriott Hotel Istanbul Marmara Sea. Surrounded by the tranquil Marmara Sea, the new luxury hotel offers guests a transformative and elevated stay to nurture the mind, …

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Global Hotel Alliance’s first quarter room revenue increased 62% as travel industry continues to recover

Global Hotel Alliance, the world’s largest group of independent hotel brands, reported a 62% increase in room revenue in the first quarter of 2022, driven by higher spending and longer stays as the travel industry continues to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The United Arab Emirates and …

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Opening soon on Jebel Jais in the United Arab Emirates: pop-up hotel, mountain lodge – News

Saij Mountain Lodge is a protected and sustainably managed mountain resort Published: Mon, May 9, 2022, 4:03 PM Last update: Mon 9 May 2022, 09:51 PM Two hotels will open on the highest peak in the UAE, Jebel Jais in Ras Al Khaimah. Earth Hotels Altitude is an environmentally-based “pop-up …

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The United Arab Emirates expresses its solidarity with Cuba and offers its condolences to the victims of the explosion of a hotel

Machines remove debris after an explosion hit the Saratoga Hotel in Havana, Cuba, on Friday. Reuters The UAE expressed its sincere condolences and solidarity with the Republic of Cuba for the victims of a hotel explosion in the center of the capital, Havana, which left people dead and injured. In …

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CSK players celebrate Eid at team hotel, skipper MS Dhoni interacts with children

In a video shared by the franchise, all players and support staff can be seen bonding over food and sweets. MS Dhoni CSK. (Photo source: Chennai Super Kings/Twitter) All members of Super Kings of Chennai showed up and exchanged pleasantries with each other on the prosperous occasion of Eid on …

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Space Hotel: this is how the first hotel of its kind is…

(MENAFN – BreezyScroll) Replicating gravity is a huge challenge for space tourism startups, even more so for those involved in hospitality. However, an American startup came up with an idea for a space hotel that solves the problem. What is the space hotel? Making space accessible is a huge challenge …

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Carlton Hotel and Suites launches Carlton Dubai Creek

Carlton Hotels and Suites is ready to welcome guests to its new luxury hotel, Carlton Dubai Creek. Located near the Dubai Creek water canal with views of the Al-Seef district and stunning views of the Burj Khalifa, Carlton Dubai Creek is an upscale all-suite hotel offering 126 studios equipped with …

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StayWell Announces First Hotel Signing – News

Published: Thu 28 Apr 2022, 1:40 PM StayWell Holdings, one of Asia-Pacific’s largest hotel management groups and a subsidiary of Seibu Prince Hotels Worldwide Inc, one of Japan’s leading hospitality and leisure companies, has signed the first hotel under the branded banner Park Regis – Park Regis by Prince Deira …

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Dubai: a fire in a downtown hotel extinguished in a few minutes – News

Social media users and eyewitnesses shared footage of the fire Photo: Twitter/Emad Faris Published: Wed 27 Apr 2022, 03:42 PM Last update: Wed 27 Apr 2022, 10:46 PM A massive fire that broke out on the roof of a hotel in Dubai on Wednesday afternoon was brought under control by …

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UAE hotel sector sees strong rebound in Q1 – News

The improvement in overall performance was mainly driven by beachfront and luxury developments, which benefited from strong leisure demand Expo 2020 Dubai. The average hotel occupancy rate has increased significantly, with Dubai recording the highest occupancy rate at 80.7%, according to data published by CBRE. — AFP archive photo”/> The …

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Fairmont Dubai introduces new uniform design for hotel reception staff

No policy on high heels; setting new standards in style and comfort DUBAI – The Fairmont Dubai has renewed the uniforms of its reception staff; reception, concierge service staff, concierges, housekeeping and catering. The hotel commissioned Dress Best Uniform and Corporate Wear, conceptualized by a fashion designer, to redesign and …

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66% of UAE visited a hotel or restaurant for a luxury high tea in 2021, according to Dilmah – News

Dilhan C. Fernando. — Photo provided Dilmah hosts the School of Tea program with over 300 participants. Published: Wed 13 Apr 2022, 01:57 Last update: Wed 13 Apr 2022, 02:00 Tea is enjoying a new appreciation among young people as the trend accelerates toward healthier, low-caffeine, antioxidant-rich and natural beverages, …

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Dubai hotel occupancy hit 15-year high in March, thanks to Expo 2020 – News

The mega event accelerated the recovery of the local economy after the Covid-19 pandemic Case Published: Tue, 12 Apr 2022, 11:12 AM Last update: Tue, April 12, 2022, 10:45 PM Hotel occupancy in Dubai hit a 15-year high last month following Expo 2020. Dubai‘s hospitality industry reported 90% or more …

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Deliveroo launches Ramadan Roo Van Pit Stop

Deliveroo UAE has just announced that one of their recently launched Roo Vans will be dedicated to distributing iftar meals to all riders throughout the month of Ramadan. From the first to the last day of the holy month, any cyclist through the UAE who sights the Roo Van will …

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Say hello to the C-Wagon

As the holy month of Ramadan approaches, Intellect Coffee has launched a cafe on wheels. The Intellect C-Wagon, the first of its kind, is a literal cafe that will come to the comfort of your doorstep. This cafe on wheels offers specialty coffee drinks as well as an exclusive Ramadan …

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Centara adds a hotel in Chiang Mai to its expanding portfolio

Renamed property which will operate as Centara Riverside Hotel Chiang Mai from April 2022. BANGKOK, THAILAND – Centara Hotels and ResortsThailand’s leading hotel operator and Chiang Mai Riverside Plaza Hotel Co., Ltd. announce the signing of a Hotel Management Agreement (HMA) for Centara Riverside Hotel Chiang Mai. The management teams …

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Celebrate Iftar at Ghaya Grand Hotel this Ramadan – News

Treat yourself to a traditional Iftar menu specially designed for value Published: Tue, Apr 5, 2022, 2:38 PM In April, the Ghaya Grand Hotel’s Red Diamond Restaurant will mark the holy month of Ramadan with a special menu, bringing friends and family together at Iftar for a traditional and authentic …

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An elegant Armani hotel and a luxury spa are coming to Saudi Arabia

The high-end fashion house Armani has chosen to open its third global hotel site in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia. In line with the existing Armani hotels in Dubai and Milan, the Armani Hotel Diriyah will offer a luxury Armani/SPA and will be managed by Emaar Hospitality Group of Dubai. Overlooking the …

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Waiter/Waiter/Waitress – Hotel News ME

Main responsibilities of the waiter/waiter/waitress: Supports the smooth operation of the food service, where all aspects of the food and beverage service experience are delivered to the highest standards Works as part of a team that maximizes customer satisfaction and comfort, providing a positive and prompt response to customer inquiries …

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Signum Hotels Announces New Hotel Signings in Punjab

Add 350 keys as is within a year. NEW DELHI- Hotels in Signum, a fast growing hotel management company, has announced 4 new hotel signings in Punjab. Signum currently operates Signum Cityscapes Mohali with 24 keys and is set to further strengthen its presence in the state. Signum Hotels signed …

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Launch of the first Mandarin Oriental spa and hotel in Egypt in 2024

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG) has announced a management agreement to rebrand the Shepheard Hotel in Cairo, marking its first foray into Egypt. Inaugurated in 1841, the Shepheard Hotel is undergoing a complete renovation with Parisian interior designer Sybille de Margerie responsible for preserving the building’s heritage design while improving …

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Galadari Colombo wins SLIM – KANTAR People’s Hotel Brand of the Year 2022 – News

This year’s awards recognized the most loved brands, personalities and programs Managing Director Sampath Siriwardena and Head of Marketing and Business Development Anuradha Wickramanayaka receive the award. —Photo provided Published: Thu 24 March 2022, 13:16 Last update: Thu 24 March 2022, 13:17 For the third time, Galadari Colombo won the …

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Mandarin Oriental to take over management of historic hotel in Cairo, Egypt

(23 March 2022, 14:46 +07) Mandarin Oriental has signed a management agreement with Al-Sharif Group which will see it rebrand the historic Shepheard Hotel in Cairo as Mandarin Oriental Shepheard, Cairo. The hotel will be the group’s first property in Egypt. The famous Shepheard Hotel opened in 1841 and remains …

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Launch of the hotel sustainability roadmap by STB and SHA

The committee includes members from the hotel industry as well as representatives from the public sector. SINGAPORE – The Singapore Hotel Association (SHA) and Singapore Tourism Board (STB) announced the launch of the Hotel Sustainability Roadmap at the inaugural Hotel Sustainability Conference and Marketplace, held in Expo of the sands …

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Yotel to open a 237-room hotel in Geneva, Switzerland

(March 22, 2022, 10:47 +07) Yotel will open its first hotel in Switzerland later this year. Set in the Lake Geneva region, the 237-room Yotel Geneva Lake, scheduled to open in the fourth quarter of 2022, will offer the group’s signature technology and design features. Check-in will be available through …

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Man arrested for damaging hotel apartment in Dubai

According to Dubai police, the man was arrested after the broadcast. The hotel apartment was damaged and parts were ripped open before the fire was extinguished. A hotel manager alleged the man had been creating trouble at the hotel for the past two months. “He was reported to the police …

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Dubai: Man sets fire to luxury hotel apartment, broadcasts take action on social media – News

The man had put a sticker on the fire alarm Case Published: Mon 21 Mar 2022, 1:26 PM Last update: Mon 21 Mar 2022, 10:48 PM Dubai police have arrested a Gulf man for vandalizing a luxury apartment at the Palazzo Versace hotel in Dubai. The man broadcast the vandalism …

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DOT Statement on Hotel Room Occupancy Guidelines

DOT is issuing the recall after receiving reports that several hotels insist that, based on DOT guidelines, guests cannot share rooms if they belong to different households. The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) would like to remind hotels and other accommodation establishments (EA) of the relaxed guidelines on room occupancy …

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Opening of a new Novotel hotel in Melbourne

Accor is bringing leading hotel brand Novotel to Melbourne’s vibrant North after a multi-million dollar upgrade. MELBOURNE – A multi-million dollar investment to turn an existing property into a new one Novotel Hotel has been unveiled. Developped by GCP Hospitality and operated under Accor A mid-range Novotel brand, the new …

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Opening of a Novotel hotel in Preston, Melbourne

(March 17, 2022, 12:26 +07) Accor has expanded its already considerable portfolio of hotels in Australia, with the multi-million dollar transformation of a property in Melbourne. Located on Bell Street in Preston, the Novotel Melbourne Preston, developed by GCP Hospitality, has 383 fully self-contained rooms, suites and studios. All rooms …

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David Macklin moves to Guangzhou as general manager of the Four Seasons Hotel

(March 17, 2022, 12:26 +07) David Macklin, a veteran of Four Seasons, has moved to Guangzhou as general manager of the group’s luxury hotel. David Maclin Born in England and raised in Australia, David joined Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts over 22 years ago, working as Front Office Manager at …

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Marco Veneruso Returns to Four Seasons as Executive Chef of the Hotel in Prague

(March 16, 2022, 11:31 +07) The Four Seasons Hotel Prague has appointed Michelin-starred Marco Veneruso as Executive Chef. Born in Naples and raised in the town of Campagna, Marco has over 16 years of culinary experience. Marco Veneruso His career started in 2006 in his native Italy where he worked …

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The Four Seasons Hotel will host the first Nobu restaurant in Singapore

(March 14, 2022, 12:03 +07) Nobu Matsuhisa, a celebrity chef and restaurateur known for marrying traditional Japanese cuisine with Peruvian flavors, will open his first restaurant in Singapore in May. Located at the Four Seasons Hotel Singapore, Nobu Singapore will have its own entrance and will be set up next …

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Restaurant Review: Saturday Brunch Menu at Bastion, Jumeirah Beach Hotel – News

Check in to the best restaurants in town Published: Thu 10 March 2022, 22:26 Bastion is a contemporary European brasserie and grill located on the 25th floor of the Jumeirah Beach Hotel. The restaurant launched a new brunch menu to welcome guests every Saturday for a simple yet elegant feast. …

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IHG re-signs a hotel in Najran, Saudi Arabia

(March 10, 2022, 12:22 +07) IHG signed a management agreement with Al Rabea Hotels for a property it managed in Saudi Arabia from 1995 to 2015. Currently operating as Gloria Inn Najran, IHG plans to complete the two-phase rebranding by the end of 2023, when the hotel will once again …

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IHG rebrands hotel in Doha, Qatar

(09 March 2022, 11:17 +07) IHG has renamed Rabban Suites West Bay Doha to voco Doha West Bay Suites, making the property the first voco hotel in Qatar. Located in the city’s diplomatic quarter, voco Doha West Bay Suites is minutes from the Doha Convention and Exhibition Center, as well …

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IHG opens second Indigo Hotel in Manhattan, New York

(08 March 2022, 10:28 +07) IHG has expanded its New York hotel portfolio with the opening of Hotel Indigo NYC Downtown – Wall Street, the brand’s second hotel in Manhattan. Nestled in the towering architecture of the city’s Financial District, steps from the vibrant South Street Seaport and Stone Street, …

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Legoland Hotel Awaits GCC Families With Amazing Adventures This Holiday Season

The ideal hotel for children in the region with services and facilities dedicated to children LEGOLAND® The hotel is part of LEGOLAND Dubai Resort with LEGOLAND® Dubai Theme Park and LEGOLAND® Water park Dubai: The first of its kind in the Middle East, LEGOLAND® Hotel at Dubai Parks and Resorts …

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Marriott will add 13,000 hotel rooms to its Greater China portfolio in 2022

(04 March 2022, 11:48 +07) Marriott plans to expand its Greater China portfolio with more than 50 hotels in more than 30 destinations across the region in 2022. The company also plans to open its 500th hotel in Greater China in early 2023, underscoring its confidence in the region’s recovery …

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Radisson Hotel Group expands in Asia-Pacific with the signing of a hotel in Papua New Guinea

Located in the center of Port Moresby, overlooking the harbor and the Coral Sea, the 16-storey Grand Papua Hotel had a solid reputation as one of the most popular places to stay in the country. Radisson Hotel Group continues to innovate in Asia-Pacific with the signing of an agreement for …

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John Scanlon named general manager of the Beverly Hills Hotel

(03 March 2022, 11:18 +07) John Scanlon has been named general manager of the Beverly Hills Hotel, effective April 4, 2022. John Scanlon John, a graduate of the Shannon College of Hotel Management in Ireland, joined Dorchester Collection in 2005 and is currently General Manager of the 45 Park Lane …

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Hyatt has announced plans for the world’s first FILA-branded lifestyle hotel in Shanghai

A unique expression of life and vitality, FILA HOUSE Shanghai joins the JdV by Hyatt portfolio. CHICAGO- Hyatt Hotels Corporation and ANTA Sports Products Co.,Ltd. (ANTA Group) has announced plans for the first FILA hotel of its kind in Shanghai – FILA HOUSE Shanghai. The hotel will make its mark …

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Whitbread signs 84-room Premier Inn hotel in Hastings, England

(March 2, 2022, 11:27 +07) Planning approval has been granted for a new Premier Inn hotel in Hastings, England. The 84-bedroom hotel, located on the current site of the Cornwallis Street car park in the town centre, will be built by Hastings Borough Council and operated by Premier Inn. Modern …

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Opening of the Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Bangalore, India

(March 2, 2022, 11:27 +07) Embassy Office Parks, India’s first publicly traded real estate investment trust (REIT) and one of the largest in Asia by area, has opened the first Hilton Garden Inn hotel in Bangalore. Located in the Embassy Manyata Business Park, the 353-key hotel is part of the …

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Dubai: construction of world’s tallest new hotel reaches halfway – News

Of the 100 tallest buildings under construction in the world, five of them are being constructed in Dubai. Provided Published: Tue, March 1, 2022, 12:14 PM Last update: Tue, March 1, 2022, 7:45 PM Construction of the world’s tallest Sky Hotel in Dubai has reached its halfway point, and the …

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Accor launches the first ibis budget hotel in Cambodia

The 322-room Ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside will open in the third quarter of 2022. PHNOM PENH – Accorworld leader in the hotel industry, is preparing the opening of its first ibis budget hotel in Cambodia with the signing of ibis budget Phnom Penh Riverside. The property will debut in …

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Last Hopium to innovate in the hotel industry: Habtoor Al Habtoor – News

Last Hopium is a non-fungible token (NFT) project with 10,000 unique digital avatars designed by acclaimed artist Noxx. Holders. Published: Mon 28 Feb 2022, 15:49 Last update: Mon 28 Feb 2022, 17:02 Last Hopium will innovate in the hospitality industry through “my connections” to the hospitality industry, said Habtoor Al …

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Russian-Ukrainian crisis: RAK offers free hotel stays to stranded Ukrainians – News

All-inclusive accommodation applies to existing hotel guests for a ‘limited period of time’. Case Published: Fri 25 Feb 2022, 16:36 Authorities in Ras Al Khaimah will offer free hotel stays to stranded Ukrainian tourists who cannot return home after Russia launched a military attack on the Eastern European country. In …

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Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates continue to dominate the hotel construction market in the Middle East

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates continue to dominate the hotel market in the Middle East and Africa region, with 40,269 and 31,715 rooms under construction respectively as of December 2021. This, however, comes at a time when the region saw a 5.5% decline in hotel construction activity in …

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Hotel establishments in the United Arab Emirates see their revenues soar by 50% at the end of the “World’s Coolest Winter” campaign

The occupancy rate of hotel establishments during this period reached 73%, compared to 66% in 2021, representing a growth of 7%. The campaign achieved remarkable engagement and participation on social media, achieving more than half a million interactions from around the world on different platforms, while the reach rate exceeded …

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Lotus Hotels & Apartments in the United Arab Emirates adopts Hotelogix Cloud Hotel PMS

The hotel group aims to streamline its multi-property management with centralized control offered by Hotelogix Hotelogix, a leading global provider of cloud-based hotel property management systems, announced the adoption of its multi-property management solution by Lotus Hotels & Apartments. Based in Ajman, United Arab Emirates, the hotel group aims to …

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United Arab Emirates: Hotel group trains waiters with smartphone photography skills – News

Photo provided Published: Tue 8 Feb 2022, 22:17 Innovative “Waitography” photography training program will help hotel waiters capture special guest moments on smartphone cameras A major international hotel chain has launched a smartphone photography program for its waiters. The “Waitography” program, launched by the Hilton Group, will train its wait …

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Nicolai Schleifer has been appointed Executive Chef of the Ajman Hotel by Blazon Hotels

Ajman Hotel by Blazon Hotels has a new Executive Chef. Nicolai Schleifer comes to the emirate with 20 years of experience, having worked across the world. Schleifer previously worked at the property when it was managed by Kempinski Hotels. The chef got his start in the hospitality industry through Kempinski, …

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United Arab Emirates-Philippines flights: hotel quarantine removed for all fully vaccinated travelers – News

The measure comes into force on February 1. Reuters file Published: Fri 28 Jan 2022, 12:51 Last update: Fri 28 Jan 2022, 12:56 Fully vaccinated Filipinos returning home from the United Arab Emirates and around the world will no longer have to undergo institutional quarantine upon arrival, starting Feb. 1, …

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A romantic coast in Ajman Saray in February

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and if you’re dreaming of an unforgettable couple’s retreat, anniversary or romantic getaway to celebrate your love for each other, Ajman Saray, the first Luxury Collection beachfront resort in the Middle East is the place to be this month. Take your loved one …

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Enjoy Valentine’s Day at Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah

The multi-award-winning resort comprises 89 exceptional villas, each with its own private pool and garden. Designed by Italian architect Piero Lissoni, the elegant interiors perfectly combine modernity, natural light and breathtaking views of the surrounding white sand beaches and verdant mangroves. Escape for an intimate dinner for two with captivating …

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New Cluster Executive Head Joins Yas Island Rotana

Yas Plaza Hotels appoints Mokhtar Mohamed Ekholy as Cluster Executive Chef at Yas Island Rotana. Ekholy will lead the kitchens of the renowned Choices Island outlets, Blue Grill, Rangoli, Aquarius and Y Bar at Yas Island Rotana and oversee future menu, event and offering developments. Ekholy first tasted his culinary …

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Golf stars to compete in JA Lake View Hotel’s Rooftop Charity Challenge ahead of Dubai Desert Classic

The challenge takes place from 4.30pm on January 24 in the hotel’s rooftop Bibe Lounge, with players hitting shots 90 yards from an elevated tee to the second hole of the nine-hole golf course 30 yards away lower. The winning player will get up to 25,000 Dh for the Al …

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Investor interest in the Saudi hotel sector is growing, so why are there so few rooms outside the cities?

Amir Lababedi, Hilton’s Managing Director of Development in the Middle East and North Africa, said, “Saudi Arabia represents our largest development pipeline in the Middle East, with plans to expand our presence to more than 75 hotels in the years to come. “We plan to expand into locations in major …

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Burj Al Arab is the most beautiful five-star hotel in the world, according to a survey – News

Nine out of ten of the best spots in the Middle East are located in the United Arab Emirates Published: Sat, Jan 15, 2022, 6:43 PM A new survey has revealed that the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah in Dubai is the most beautiful five-star hotel in the world, followed by …

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Dubai hotel rates hit 6-year high in December 2021 – News

Hotels across the emirate had reached almost 90% occupancy and around 100% in the downtown and Burj Khalifa areas on New Year’s Eve. W.A.M. file Published: Tue, Jan 11, 2022, 10:51 AM Dubai‘s hospitality industry recorded its highest monthly rates since 2015, boosted by Expo 2020 and the holiday season, …

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The Australian hotel where Djokovic is being held – News

Police officers stand outside a quarantine facility where Serbian Novak Djokovic is believed to be currently housed. —AP Melbourne – Here are some facts about the hotel, which was used to house asylum seekers By Reuters Published: Thu 6 Jan 2022, 11:24 PM World No. 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic …

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