Monday 21 August 2017

Qatar 'has not yet given permission for pilgrim flights'

Saudi Arabian Airlines has so far been unable to schedule its flights to transport Qatari Haj pilgrims from the Hamad International Airport in Doha due to lack of permission from Qatari authorities, a senior Saudi official said.   Director General of Saudi Arabi


New restaurant manager for Beach House

The Beach House Restaurant at Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort has appointed Emily Knight as its new restaurant manager. She will work alongside Giacomo Puntel, the resort’s food and beverage (F&B) director, to oversee day-to-day operations, and arrange promotions and act


Dubai Aerospace completes acquisition of Awas

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Awas group of companies, a global leader in commercial aircraft leasing, propelling DAE into the top tier of global aircraft lessors. DAE will now conduct its aircraft leasing business usin


Oryx Rotana's “Choices” restaurant unveils new theme nights

Oryx Rotana, the five-star luxury business hotel in Doha, has added new special theme nights to the ‘Choices’ menu. The theme nights have been conceived to provide a unique experience for guests and visitors throughout the week by enjoying delicious cooking prepared b


Dubai's marine rides record over 6.6m passengers in H1

Marine transit rides in Dubai carried a over 6.6 million passengers during the first half of 2017, figures released by The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said. According to a report in WAM, all typ


Park Inn Duqm wins top Luxury Travel Guide Award

Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Residence Duqm has scooped two top Luxury Travel Guide Awards  - “Modern Luxury Hotel of the Year 2017” and “Manager of the year Oman” for Nuno Neves, cluster general manager of Park Inn hotels in Oman. The Luxury Trav


New sales head for Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort

Danat Jebel Dhanna Resort, a luxury five-star hotel located in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has appointed Dariya Bushmakina as director of sales. With more than a decade of experience in luxury hospitality, Bushmakina will oversee the aggressive sales and revenue generation for Danat Jebel Dh


Dubai hospitality HR experts participate in key forum

More than 100 human resources experts from Dubai’s hospitality sector attended the second DCT HR Forum organised recently by the Dubai College of Tourism (DCT). The forum was designed to provide recruitment and training specialists in hotels the opportunity to get a better


UAE holidaymakers love to travel the most: report

The Middle East is one of the fastest growing tourist generating regions in the world, with the most number of travellers originating from the UAE, figures showed. Cleartrip, a popular travel website, recently released its mid-year Mena research for 2017, which showed that UAE ci


Spanish hotel chain to build new property in Oman

Oman's tourism and hospitality industry has received a major boost with the announcement of plans to build a major hotel in Jebel Sifah, an inspired lifestyle community developed by Muriya - a leading integrated tourism project developer in Oman. A Spanish developer, which Mu

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