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Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/hospitality/?service=rss Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:32:50 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Hospitality http://www.arabianindustry.com/hospitality/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2018 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:32:50 +0400 20 US woman files $100m lawsuit against Hilton Worldwide http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/18/us-woman-files-a-100-million-lawsuit-against-hilton-6015256/ Woman alleges that a hotel worker filmed her nude in the shower and then tried to blackmail her News | Hospitality Tue, 18 Dec 2018 04:38:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/18/us-woman-files-a-100-million-lawsuit-against-hilton-6015256/ Aloft Palm Jumeirah gets new general manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/aloft-palm-jumeirah-appoints-new-general-manager-6015022/ In his role of general manager of the hotel, Arif will oversee the offerings of the hotel, and supervising operations of all departments and the Aloft Palm Jumeirah team News | Hospitality Mon, 17 Dec 2018 09:56:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/aloft-palm-jumeirah-appoints-new-general-manager-6015022/ Hawthorn suites by Wyndham JBR appoints Pius D’Souza as revenue and reservations head http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/hawthorn-suites-by-wyndham-jbr-appoints-new-revenue-and-reservations-head-6015035/ Pius D&rsquo;Souza brings more than 25 years of hospitality experience to his new role News | Hospitality Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:52:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/hawthorn-suites-by-wyndham-jbr-appoints-new-revenue-and-reservations-head-6015035/ Zero Gravity issues apology after lewd incident http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/dubais-zero-gravity-beach-club-issues-apology-after-lewd-incident-6014814/ The popular Dubai venue posted a statement on its Instagram account News | Hospitality Mon, 17 Dec 2018 06:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/dubais-zero-gravity-beach-club-issues-apology-after-lewd-incident-6014814/ Celebrate the New Year in true Dubai style with a $16,300 one-night hotel stay http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/celebrate-the-new-year-in-true-dubai-style-with-a-16300-one-night-hotel-stay-6014827/ Nikki Beach Resort &amp; Spa is offering a six-person package for December 31 News | Hospitality Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:44:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/celebrate-the-new-year-in-true-dubai-style-with-a-16300-one-night-hotel-stay-6014827/ Budget hotel chain Ginger unveils new look in India http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/budget-hotel-chain-ginger-unveils-new-look-in-india-6014788/ Ginger will introduce the 'lean-luxe' segment, the first of its kind in India News | Hospitality Mon, 17 Dec 2018 05:12:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/17/budget-hotel-chain-ginger-unveils-new-look-in-india-6014788/ Rixos Bab Al Bahr gets new director of sales and marketing http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/13/new-director-of-sales-marketing-appointed-at-rixos-bab-al-bahr-6013683/ Yesilelma will handle all marketing and public relations efforts for Rixos Bab Al Bahr News | Hospitality Thu, 13 Dec 2018 06:12:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/13/new-director-of-sales-marketing-appointed-at-rixos-bab-al-bahr-6013683/ Indian restaurant Namak by Kunal Kapur opens in Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/12/namak-by-kunal-kapur-opens-in-dusit-thani-abu-dhabi-6013475/ Hotel joins forces with TV celebrity chef Kunal Kapur to launch the Indian dining concept News | Hospitality Wed, 12 Dec 2018 07:23:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/12/namak-by-kunal-kapur-opens-in-dusit-thani-abu-dhabi-6013475/ Emaar to expand operations in China http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/emaar-to-expand-operations-in-china-6012864/ Address branded hotels will open in key cities in the country, building on the familiarity that the brand enjoys among Chinese tourists News | Hospitality Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/emaar-to-expand-operations-in-china-6012864/ Dubai hotels will soon have robots that serve drinks http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/robot-is-used-for-serving-drinks-launched-in-the-middle-east-hotel-market-6012890/ The autonomous robot is already active in the Singapore and US hospitality markets News | Hospitality Tue, 11 Dec 2018 10:33:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/robot-is-used-for-serving-drinks-launched-in-the-middle-east-hotel-market-6012890/ Lilly’s Social House at Canal Central Hotel Business Bay to open soon http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/lillys-social-house-debuts-at-dubais-canal-central-hotel-business-bay-6012903/ Developed by Dynamic Operator, the New Orleans style bar officially opened its doors December on 10 News | Hospitality Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:50:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/lillys-social-house-debuts-at-dubais-canal-central-hotel-business-bay-6012903/ Gefinor Rotana Beirut appoints new GM http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/gefinor-rotana-beirut-appoints-new-gm-6012799/ Gilbert Zeait brings more than 18 years of experience in the field of hospitality and hotel management to the position News | Hospitality Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/gefinor-rotana-beirut-appoints-new-gm-6012799/ Hilton gets new cluster director of marketing for Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Al Hamra Beach Resort, and Al Hamra Residence http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/hilton-appoints-new-cluster-director-of-marketing-and-pr-for-three-uae-hotels-6012747/ Sayad Ibrahimli will oversee PR operations in Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah, Hilton Al Hamra Beach and Golf Resort, and Al Hamra Residence and Village News | Hospitality Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:08:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/11/hilton-appoints-new-cluster-director-of-marketing-and-pr-for-three-uae-hotels-6012747/ Wyndham to open three new hotels in Deira Waterfront Development http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/10/wyndham-to-open-three-new-hotels-in-dubais-deira-waterfront-6012097/ Wyndham Hotels and Resorts is set to open three new hotels in Deira Waterfront Development by Ithra Dubai, a wholly owned subsidiary of Investment Corporation of Dubai<br /> News | Hospitality Mon, 10 Dec 2018 07:06:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/10/wyndham-to-open-three-new-hotels-in-dubais-deira-waterfront-6012097/ Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah get new executive chef http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/9/waldorf-astoria-ras-al-khaimah-appoints-executive-chef-6011733/ Chef Nicolas De Visch experience spans the globe, including being part of the pre-opening team for Burj Al Arab&rsquo;s seafood restaurant Al Mahar News | Hospitality Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:52:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/9/waldorf-astoria-ras-al-khaimah-appoints-executive-chef-6011733/ Airbnb collects $1bn in hotel and tourist taxes globally http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/9/airbnb-reports-collection-of-1-billion-in-hotel-and-tourist-taxes-globally-6011473/ Airbnb stated that it has collected US $1bn in hotel and tourism tax (TOT) globally to date News | Hospitality Sun, 09 Dec 2018 06:03:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/9/airbnb-reports-collection-of-1-billion-in-hotel-and-tourist-taxes-globally-6011473/ Southern Sun Abu Dhabi gets new executive chef http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/1/southern-sun-abu-dhabi-appoints-new-chef-6008561/ Damian Kasperczyk brings nearly 23 years of industry experience to his new role News | Hospitality Sat, 01 Dec 2018 12:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/1/southern-sun-abu-dhabi-appoints-new-chef-6008561/ Park House offers free coffee for UAE National Day http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/1/park-house-to-give-away-free-coffee-for-uae-national-day-6008535/ At its Nessnass Beach location in partnership with Caf&eacute; Rider Roastery News | Hospitality Sat, 01 Dec 2018 07:58:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/dec/1/park-house-to-give-away-free-coffee-for-uae-national-day-6008535/ Zabeel House by Jumeirah to open in December http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/28/zabeel-house-by-jumeirah-to-open-in-december-6007677/ The hotel will open in Tower 3 of Onyx Towers in The Greens News | Hospitality Wed, 28 Nov 2018 07:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/28/zabeel-house-by-jumeirah-to-open-in-december-6007677/ Five Palm Jumeirah funds heart operations for underprivileged children in India http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/27/dubais-five-palm-jumeirah-funds-200-critical-heart-operations-for-indias-underprivileged-children-6007287/ The 200-operation milestone was marked at an event in Delhi on Sunday News | Hospitality Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:46:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/27/dubais-five-palm-jumeirah-funds-200-critical-heart-operations-for-indias-underprivileged-children-6007287/ Ramada Downtown Dubai appoints Mohit Saini as revenue and reservations manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/ramada-downtown-dubai-appoints-new-revenue-and-reservations-manager-6006754/ Saini brings in a decade of experience in the field of hospitality, specialising in revenue management; before joining the property, he held the same position at Roda Al Murooj Hotel and Apartments News | Hospitality Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:35:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/ramada-downtown-dubai-appoints-new-revenue-and-reservations-manager-6006754/ Rove Downtown to hold STEM Saturday Camp for kids http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/rove-downtown-to-host-stem-camps-for-kids-in-dubai-6006702/ The hotel brand has partnered with STEM for Kids to host STEM Saturday camps at Rove Downtown News | Hospitality Mon, 26 Nov 2018 07:28:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/rove-downtown-to-host-stem-camps-for-kids-in-dubai-6006702/ Radisson Hotel Group to open two more properties in Oman http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/radisson-signs-two-new-hotels-in-oman-6006715/ Radisson Hotel Apartments will be located in Muscat Hills and Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Apartments will be in Salalah News | Hospitality Mon, 26 Nov 2018 07:12:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/26/radisson-signs-two-new-hotels-in-oman-6006715/ 86% of current UAE hospitality workers plan to move jobs soon, shows CatererGlobal.com survey http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/22/86-of-current-uae-hospitality-workers-plan-to-move-jobs-soon-6005636/ The findings revealed a number of prominent insights surrounding global and national jobseeker trends News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Nov 2018 06:14:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/22/86-of-current-uae-hospitality-workers-plan-to-move-jobs-soon-6005636/ Hyatt Regency brand property to open in Kuwait http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/hyatt-to-open-second-property-in-kuwait-by-2020-6005363/ The hotel opening set to strengthen Hyatt's presence in the region as the second property in Kuwait with Tamdeen Group News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Nov 2018 10:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/hyatt-to-open-second-property-in-kuwait-by-2020-6005363/ Wyndham Hotels unveils new brand identity for Ramada Encore http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/wyndham-hotels-resorts-revamps-mid-scale-brand-globally-6005090/ Beyond the visual identity and logo, new prototype designs for public areas and guestrooms are also being introduced News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Nov 2018 06:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/wyndham-hotels-resorts-revamps-mid-scale-brand-globally-6005090/ Chinese hotel brand NUO eyes operations in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/home-grown-chinese-hotel-brand-nuo-wants-to-open-dubai-hotel-6005103/ The company will first expand within China News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Nov 2018 05:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/21/home-grown-chinese-hotel-brand-nuo-wants-to-open-dubai-hotel-6005103/ Hilton Dubai The Walk gets new hotel manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/hilton-dubai-the-walk-appoints-gisele-clark-as-new-hotel-manager-6004453/ Her earlier career began with Thistle Hotels in London before joining as operations manager at The London Marriott County Hall Hotel in 1999 News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Nov 2018 04:55:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/hilton-dubai-the-walk-appoints-gisele-clark-as-new-hotel-manager-6004453/ Ras Al Khaimah expects to get 3mn international tourists annually by 2025 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/ras-al-khaimah-aims-to-get-3-million-tourists-annually-by-2025-6004466/ RAK eyes new long-term tourism target as international visitors soar by 11% in first nine months of 2018 News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Nov 2018 04:47:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/ras-al-khaimah-aims-to-get-3-million-tourists-annually-by-2025-6004466/ IHG promotes Christian Hempell to senior vice president for global loyalty and partnerships http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/ihg-promotes-christian-hempell-to-senior-vice-president-for-global-loyalty-and-partnerships-6004479/ Hempell will lead a team that is developing even more compelling loyalty programs for new and existing members News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Nov 2018 04:39:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/20/ihg-promotes-christian-hempell-to-senior-vice-president-for-global-loyalty-and-partnerships-6004479/ Hotelbeds acquires HolidayTaxis Group http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/hotelbeds-acquires-holidaytaxis-group-6003283/ News follows recent decision to rename ancillary unit &lsquo;Beyond the Bed&rsquo; News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/hotelbeds-acquires-holidaytaxis-group-6003283/ Al Faisaliah Hotel Riyadh launches white truffle menu at La Cucina. http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/al-faisaliah-hotel-riyadh-kick-starts-9-day-white-truffle-festival-6003101/ The event will be held at Italian restaurant La Cucina News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:07:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/al-faisaliah-hotel-riyadh-kick-starts-9-day-white-truffle-festival-6003101/ Jin Jiang acquires Radisson Hospitality http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/jin-jiang-completes-acquisition-of-radisson-hospitality-6002880/ A consortium led by Shanghai's Jin Jiang and SINO-CEE Fund&mdash;a private equity fund incorporated in Luxembourg&mdash;entered into an agreement with Radisson Hospitality and HNA Sweden Hospitality Management AB News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:59:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/jin-jiang-completes-acquisition-of-radisson-hospitality-6002880/ Al Bandar Rotana to welcome celebrity chef Stefano Masanti http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/al-bandar-rotana-at-dubai-creek-to-welcome-celebrity-chef-stefano-masanti-6002893/ Stefano Masanti is in the UAE for Italian Cuisine World Summit 2018 News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:39:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/al-bandar-rotana-at-dubai-creek-to-welcome-celebrity-chef-stefano-masanti-6002893/ Dubai get a trailer-style hotel http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/first-trailer-style-hotel-in-uae-now-open-in-hatta-6002919/ The new luxury trailer and lodge accommodation on the Hajar Mountains opened earlier this month News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/first-trailer-style-hotel-in-uae-now-open-in-hatta-6002919/ Marriott, SPG and Ritz Carlton rewards members get chance to win F1 weekend http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/take-part-in-a-free-simulator-challenge-at-this-abu-dhabi-hotel-to-win-the-ultimate-f1-weekend-6002841/ It is a completely free&nbsp;experience and no registration is required as long as participants are Marriott, SPG &amp; Ritz Carlton rewards members News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:39:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/take-part-in-a-free-simulator-challenge-at-this-abu-dhabi-hotel-to-win-the-ultimate-f1-weekend-6002841/ IHG open first voco hotel on Australia’s Gold Coast http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/ihg-open-first-ever-voco-hotel-on-australias-gold-coast-6002906/ The hotel company plans to reach 15 total signings for the upscale brand by the end of 2018 News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Nov 2018 06:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/15/ihg-open-first-ever-voco-hotel-on-australias-gold-coast-6002906/ Emirates lowers fares to 20 destinations http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/emirates-offers-discounted-fares-to-20-global-destinations-6002633/ Dubai airline says passengers can take advantage of the offer which applies to bookings made until November 22 for travel until July 31 2019 News | Hospitality Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:56:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/emirates-offers-discounted-fares-to-20-global-destinations-6002633/ Black Tap to open third Dubai venue in Dubai Festival City http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/new-yorks-black-tap-to-open-third-dubai-venue-at-ihg-hotel-in-dubai-festival-city-6002620/ International street art star, Fumero, to spray signature pop culture graffiti on Black Tap's latest UAE venue at the InterContinental at the Waterfront Level, Dubai Festival City News | Hospitality Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:57:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/new-yorks-black-tap-to-open-third-dubai-venue-at-ihg-hotel-in-dubai-festival-city-6002620/ FOH Interview: Nassima Royal Hotel's Kudzanayi Chigwedere http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/foh-interview-nassima-royal-hotels-kudzanayi-chigwedere-6002568/ Kudzanayi Chigwedere, the winner of AICR UAE's Receptionist of the Year award this year, has been working at the Nassima Royal Hotel for nearly two years News | Hospitality Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/foh-interview-nassima-royal-hotels-kudzanayi-chigwedere-6002568/ Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City appoints Charles E M Clark as GM http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/hilton-dubai-al-habtoor-city-appoints-new-gm-6002425/ Charles E M Clark brings more than 19 years of hospitality experience News | Hospitality Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:20:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/hilton-dubai-al-habtoor-city-appoints-new-gm-6002425/ Indian woman chef's restaurant in Bangkok awarded Michelin star http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/indian-female-chefs-restaurant-awarded-michelin-star-6002438/ She also made an appearance in season two of the hit Netflix show Chef's Table News | Hospitality Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:08:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/14/indian-female-chefs-restaurant-awarded-michelin-star-6002438/ Dubai's first Lemon Tree hotel to open in 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/13/indias-lemon-tree-hotels-signs-first-property-in-dubai-6001931/ The new property will feature 114 rooms and suites and will be located on Al Wasl Road News | Hospitality Tue, 13 Nov 2018 07:03:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/13/indias-lemon-tree-hotels-signs-first-property-in-dubai-6001931/ Golden Tulip Media Dubai reopens http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/13/golden-tulip-media-dubai-reopens-after-a-full-refurbishment-6001762/ The 288-key hotel invested in new services such as walk-in showers, high tech and energy saving solutions News | Hospitality Tue, 13 Nov 2018 06:37:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/13/golden-tulip-media-dubai-reopens-after-a-full-refurbishment-6001762/ Video: Chef Akira Back on his new restaurant at W Dubai – The Palm http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/12/michelin-starred-chef-akira-back-on-his-new-dubai-restaurant-6001268/ It&rsquo;s been a long wait for Back's first restaurant in the Middle East, with W Dubai &ndash; The Palm's launch being pushed back from May 2018 News | Hospitality Mon, 12 Nov 2018 09:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/12/michelin-starred-chef-akira-back-on-his-new-dubai-restaurant-6001268/ IHG brings back Bed, Breakfast and Bonus Points as part of IHG Rewards Club http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/12/ihg-brings-back-popular-promotion-programme-6001281/ Rewards Clubs members can take advantage of this promotion on bookings made before November 17, 2018 and between December 13, 2018 and February 28, 2019 News | Hospitality Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:23:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/12/ihg-brings-back-popular-promotion-programme-6001281/ UAE registers nearly 2,500 keys open in Q3 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/11/nearly-2500-keys-open-in-the-uae-in-q3-2018-6000462/ More than 98% of the hotel openings were in Dubai News | Hospitality Sun, 11 Nov 2018 06:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/11/nearly-2500-keys-open-in-the-uae-in-q3-2018-6000462/ Beach Rotana Residences opens in Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/8/314-key-beach-rotana-residences-opens-in-abu-dhabi-5999994/ The property features one-, two- and three-bedroom apartment options News | Hospitality Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:10:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/8/314-key-beach-rotana-residences-opens-in-abu-dhabi-5999994/ Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel appoints group's first female GM in the UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/8/park-hyatt-abu-dhabi-hotel-and-villas-appoints-hyatts-first-female-gm-in-the-uae-5999786/ Doris Hecht first joined Hyatt in 2003 at the front office in Park Hyatt Milano News | Hospitality Thu, 08 Nov 2018 07:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/8/park-hyatt-abu-dhabi-hotel-and-villas-appoints-hyatts-first-female-gm-in-the-uae-5999786/ Occidental IMPZ Dubai appoints Mariam Stamboltsyan as new director of sales http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/7/occidental-impz-dubai-appoints-new-director-of-sales-5999422/ Mariam Stamboltsyan holds a bachelor&rsquo;s degree in faculty of international relations from Yerevan State University News | Hospitality Wed, 07 Nov 2018 07:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/7/occidental-impz-dubai-appoints-new-director-of-sales-5999422/ Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort gets new GM http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/7/anantara-al-jabal-al-akhdar-resort-welcomes-dagmar-symes-as-new-gm-5999318/ Prior to joining Minor Hotels, Dagmar held the position of cluster general manager at Phoenicia InterContinental Hotel in Beirut News | Hospitality Wed, 07 Nov 2018 06:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/7/anantara-al-jabal-al-akhdar-resort-welcomes-dagmar-symes-as-new-gm-5999318/ Premier Inn Hotels launches campaign for abandoned dogs in UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/6/premier-inn-hotels-launches-new-initiative-to-support-canine-welfare-in-the-uae-5999071/ Guests can buy a plush puppy toy to support that cause News | Hospitality Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/6/premier-inn-hotels-launches-new-initiative-to-support-canine-welfare-in-the-uae-5999071/ Cara restaurant at Ritz-Carlton DIFC gets new chef http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/6/the-ritz-carlton-difc-appoints-new-chef-5998993/ Altamash Iqbal brings more than 12 years of experience to his new role at Cara News | Hospitality Tue, 06 Nov 2018 07:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/6/the-ritz-carlton-difc-appoints-new-chef-5998993/ Crowne Plaza Dubai appoints Bahjat Saade as new director of convention http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/5/crowne-plaza-dubai-welcomes-new-director-of-conventions-5998460/ Bahjat Saade brings more than 18 years of experience to his new role News | Hospitality Mon, 05 Nov 2018 06:59:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/5/crowne-plaza-dubai-welcomes-new-director-of-conventions-5998460/ W Hotels launches four day pop-up in Yas Island http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/ahead-of-2019-abu-dhabi-debut-w-hotels-reveals-four-day-pop-up-5998395/ The pop-up will take place from November 22 to November 25, 2018 News | Hospitality Mon, 05 Nov 2018 03:01:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/ahead-of-2019-abu-dhabi-debut-w-hotels-reveals-four-day-pop-up-5998395/ AccorHotels launches gender diversity programme http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/accorhotels-unveils-new-gender-diversity-programme-in-dubai-5998096/ Six years after its creation, the WAAG network is taking a new step by improving the group's commitment to gender equality with a new goal: diversity News | Hospitality Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:03:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/accorhotels-unveils-new-gender-diversity-programme-in-dubai-5998096/ Minor Hotels acquires 10% stake in GHA http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/minor-hotels-invests-in-a-10-stake-in-gha-5997992/ The Thailand-based hotel company joined GHA in 2007 News | Hospitality Sun, 04 Nov 2018 06:56:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/minor-hotels-invests-in-a-10-stake-in-gha-5997992/ Management of Omani heritage site Harat Al-Bilad handed over to local firm http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/omran-hands-over-management-of-oldest-omani-heritage-site-to-local-firm-5998005/ Harat Al-Bilad is located in Wilyat Mannah News | Hospitality Sun, 04 Nov 2018 06:09:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/nov/4/omran-hands-over-management-of-oldest-omani-heritage-site-to-local-firm-5998005/ Al Habtoor Group appoints new COO for its hospitality division http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/29/dubai-based-al-habtoor-group-appoints-new-chief-operating-officer-hospitality-division-5995912/ Abu Omar rejoins the Al Habtoor Group executive team in Dubai to steer a solid portfolio of 14 luxury hotels, seven in the United Arab Emirates and seven abroad News | Hospitality Mon, 29 Oct 2018 06:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/29/dubai-based-al-habtoor-group-appoints-new-chief-operating-officer-hospitality-division-5995912/ Radisson Blu Hotel in Dubai Media City appoints Tim Reynolds as director of hotel operations http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/29/radisson-blu-hotel-dubai-media-city-appoints-director-of-hotel-operations-5995925/ Reynolds will be overseeing the entire hotel operation News | Hospitality Mon, 29 Oct 2018 05:47:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/29/radisson-blu-hotel-dubai-media-city-appoints-director-of-hotel-operations-5995925/ Gloria Hotel holds Breast Cancer Awareness campaign http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/25/gloria-hotel-holds-breast-cancer-awareness-campaign-5994794/ Hotel guests are invited to participate in a breast cancer awareness campaign while staying at Gloria News | Hospitality Thu, 25 Oct 2018 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/25/gloria-hotel-holds-breast-cancer-awareness-campaign-5994794/ Radisson Blu Hotel in Dubai Media City appoints new director of hotel operations http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/25/radisson-blu-hotel-in-dubai-media-city-appoints-new-director-of-hotel-operations-5994807/ Reynolds&nbsp;will be overseeing the entire hotel operation, working with the relevant departments to drive top line revenue, guest satisfaction and employee engagement News | Hospitality Thu, 25 Oct 2018 09:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/25/radisson-blu-hotel-in-dubai-media-city-appoints-new-director-of-hotel-operations-5994807/ Movenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers gets new GM http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/23/movenpick-hotel-jumeirah-lakes-towers-appoints-new-gm-5993624/ Alexander Musch brings more than 25 years of hospitality experience News | Hospitality Tue, 23 Oct 2018 05:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/23/movenpick-hotel-jumeirah-lakes-towers-appoints-new-gm-5993624/ Hakkasan Dubai to reopen at at Atlantis, The Palm http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/21/hakkasan-set-to-reopen-at-atlantis-the-palm-in-dubai-5992727/ It comes three months after the previous Dubai branch shut News | Hospitality Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:54:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/21/hakkasan-set-to-reopen-at-atlantis-the-palm-in-dubai-5992727/ Marriott's Aloft Dubai South opens http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/21/marriott-debuts-new-expo-2020-hotel-in-dubai-south-5992649/ Aloft Dubai South marks the first hotel to open in the Dubai South District &ndash; near the Al Maktoum International Airport and the Expo 2020 site News | Hospitality Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/21/marriott-debuts-new-expo-2020-hotel-in-dubai-south-5992649/ Hyatt launches the Good Taste Series 2018 to encourage culinary talent http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/18/hyatt-launches-the-good-taste-series-2018-to-encourage-culinary-talent-5992077/ The competition series is now in its fourth year since inception and second year as a global initiative News | Hospitality Thu, 18 Oct 2018 08:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/18/hyatt-launches-the-good-taste-series-2018-to-encourage-culinary-talent-5992077/ Southern Sun Abu Dhabi gets new F&B director http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/17/southern-sun-abu-dhabi-appoints-shannon-stickells-as-new-fb-director-5991453/ Stickells brings more than 20 years of hospitality experience to his new role News | Hospitality Wed, 17 Oct 2018 06:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/17/southern-sun-abu-dhabi-appoints-shannon-stickells-as-new-fb-director-5991453/ Gloria Hotel rebrands to Two Seasons Hotel http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/16/gloria-hotel-dubai-rebranded-to-two-seasons-hotel-5991128/ The move was mutually agreed between Al Ghaith Holdings and Gloria Hotel Management News | Hospitality Tue, 16 Oct 2018 10:11:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/16/gloria-hotel-dubai-rebranded-to-two-seasons-hotel-5991128/ Digital experiences at hotels need improvement: Study http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/16/top-luxury-hotels-digital-experiences-need-an-upgrade-5990946/ The importance of authentic content that is effectively integrated with the website is stressed in the report News | Hospitality Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/16/top-luxury-hotels-digital-experiences-need-an-upgrade-5990946/ MGallery opens second property in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/melia-dubai-re-branded-as-accorhotels-the-canvas-hotel-5990699/ The franchise agreement was signed with Khamas Group of Investments News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 09:19:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/melia-dubai-re-branded-as-accorhotels-the-canvas-hotel-5990699/ Rotana appoints Shaikha Al Nowais as VP http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/rotana-promotes-shaikha-al-nowais-as-vp-to-strengthen-owner-relations-5990634/ The role has been created as part of Rotana's ongoing drive to further enhance and strengthen the relationship with all property owners News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:05:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/rotana-promotes-shaikha-al-nowais-as-vp-to-strengthen-owner-relations-5990634/ The Spa at Mandarin Oriental in Morocco launches wellness programme http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/mandarin-oriental-marrakech-launches-wellness-programme-and-yoga-retreat-5990595/ The wellness programme is offered in partnership with Jennifer Thompson, a certified iridologist, detox expert and health practitioner News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:53:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/mandarin-oriental-marrakech-launches-wellness-programme-and-yoga-retreat-5990595/ Expo 2020’s first major hotel to open soon http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/first-expo-2020-hotel-set-to-open-in-dubai-5990608/ There are 145 loft-themed rooms in the hotel News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 06:46:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/first-expo-2020-hotel-set-to-open-in-dubai-5990608/ Abu Dhabi authority to launch new hotel classification system http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/abu-dhabi-authority-to-launch-new-hotel-classification-system-5990543/ New hotel classification system will have more focus on guest satisfaction, will allow for mystery shopper audits in cases of underperformance News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:51:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/abu-dhabi-authority-to-launch-new-hotel-classification-system-5990543/ Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah makes two new appointment http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/waldorf-astoria-dubai-palm-jumeirah-makes-two-new-additions-to-excom-team-5990647/ Ahmed Kamel joins as the director of rooms and Marcelle Nabil as the director of human resources News | Hospitality Mon, 15 Oct 2018 05:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/15/waldorf-astoria-dubai-palm-jumeirah-makes-two-new-additions-to-excom-team-5990647/ Westin Hotels to open its first hotel in Maldives http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/westin-hotels-resorts-to-debut-first-hotel-in-the-maldives-5990218/ Westin Hotels &amp; Resorts to debut in the Maldives with the opening of the Westin Maldives Miriandhoo resort News | Hospitality Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/westin-hotels-resorts-to-debut-first-hotel-in-the-maldives-5990218/ IHG to remove plastic straws from all its hotels http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/ihg-to-remove-plastic-straws-from-hotels-worldwide-5990101/ Plastic straws have already been removed from nearly 1,000 hotels in&nbsp;Europe, Middle East, Asia &amp; Africa (EMEAA) region News | Hospitality Sun, 14 Oct 2018 06:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/ihg-to-remove-plastic-straws-from-hotels-worldwide-5990101/ Louvre Hotels Group launches Kyriad brand in India http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/louvre-hotels-group-orange-tiger-hospitality-launch-midscale-brand-kyriad-in-india-5990036/ Orange Tiger will&nbsp;operate eight hotels under the Kyriad brand by mid-October News | Hospitality Sun, 14 Oct 2018 05:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/14/louvre-hotels-group-orange-tiger-hospitality-launch-midscale-brand-kyriad-in-india-5990036/ The Merchant House in Bahrain named among 'Small Luxury Hotels of the World' list http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/11/the-merchant-house-bahrain-joins-small-luxury-hotels-of-the-world-5989542/ SLH comprises of small, independently owned luxury hotels around the world and has more than 500 hotels covering 80 countries in its membership News | Hospitality Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:05:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/11/the-merchant-house-bahrain-joins-small-luxury-hotels-of-the-world-5989542/ Marriott International to open 11 new properties in the UAE by year-end http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/10/marriott-to-add-11-new-properties-in-the-uae-by-year-end-5988866/ Hotel giant expects to add 11 new properties in the UAE by year-end, with a robust development outlook over the next five years News | Hospitality Wed, 10 Oct 2018 10:19:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/10/marriott-to-add-11-new-properties-in-the-uae-by-year-end-5988866/ Westin Abu Dhabi to host sixth 'Kilomarathon' on October 26, 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/10/westin-abu-dhabi-to-host-sixth-kilomarathon-on-october-26-2018-5988762/ All proceeds will benefit the Al Jalila Foundation's 'Farah' programme News | Hospitality Wed, 10 Oct 2018 06:22:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/10/westin-abu-dhabi-to-host-sixth-kilomarathon-on-october-26-2018-5988762/ Oman's Six Senses Zighy Bay appoints James Knight-Pacheco as executive chef http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/9/james-knight-pacheco-joins-six-senses-zighy-bay-oman-as-executive-chef-5988541/ James Knight-Pacheco previously held the position of chef de cuisine at Sense on the Edge in Zighy Bay News | Hospitality Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:39:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/9/james-knight-pacheco-joins-six-senses-zighy-bay-oman-as-executive-chef-5988541/ Dubai's V Hotel Al Habtoor City gets new lifestyle manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/9/dubais-v-hotel-al-habtoor-city-appoints-lifestyle-manager-5988502/ Vrankovic makes the move to the V Hotel from Tribeca Kitchen and Bar at JA Ocean View Hotel News | Hospitality Tue, 09 Oct 2018 01:01:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/9/dubais-v-hotel-al-habtoor-city-appoints-lifestyle-manager-5988502/ Interview: Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates's Elena Guseva http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/foh-interview-kempinski-hotel-mall-of-the-emiratess-elena-guseva-5989399/ Elena Guseva says communication skills are extremely important for butlers. The role demands a high level of emotional intelligence to ensure all dialogue is tailored to each guest News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 01:08:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/foh-interview-kempinski-hotel-mall-of-the-emiratess-elena-guseva-5989399/ Edition Abu Dhabi hotel to open doors on October 24 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/ian-schragers-abu-dhabi-edition-hotel-to-open-doors-soon-5987787/ Ian Schrager's Edition hotel in Abu Dhabi will open its doors on October 24 News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/ian-schragers-abu-dhabi-edition-hotel-to-open-doors-soon-5987787/ Comment: The Final Straw http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/comment-the-final-straw-5987800/ Hotels need to move full steam ahead in the battle against plastic News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/comment-the-final-straw-5987800/ Falling rupee will not have a major impact on region’s hospitality sector http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/news-analysis-rupee-troubles-a-concern-for-inbound-tourism-from-india-to-the-uae-5987813/ Is the falling Indian rupee a concern for inbound tourism from India to the UAE? Hotelier Middle East investigates News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:12:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/news-analysis-rupee-troubles-a-concern-for-inbound-tourism-from-india-to-the-uae-5987813/ The Ritz-Carlton, Bahrain marks Breast Cancer Awareness month http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/the-ritz-carlton-bahrain-marks-breast-cancer-awareness-month-5987657/ Diners can enjoy several special pink occasions in the coming month News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:20:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/the-ritz-carlton-bahrain-marks-breast-cancer-awareness-month-5987657/ Abu Dhabi strives to become world-leading medical tourism destination http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/abu-dhabi-makes-big-push-towards-medical-tourism-5987670/ The MTA's annual World Medical Tourism &amp; Global Healthcare Congress event will now be hosted in Abu Dhabi as a major part of the agreement News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 10:09:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/abu-dhabi-makes-big-push-towards-medical-tourism-5987670/ VIDEO: The world's largest Hampton by Hilton in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/first-look-at-the-worlds-largest-hampton-by-hilton-in-dubai-5987592/ The 420-key three-star hotel offers complimentary shuttles to Dubai International Airport News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 08:13:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/first-look-at-the-worlds-largest-hampton-by-hilton-in-dubai-5987592/ What are the key considerations for owners when de and re-flagging hotels http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/what-are-the-key-considerations-for-owners-when-de-and-re-flagging-hotels-5987371/ The past 18 months have seen some high profile examples of hotels changing their brand News | Hospitality Mon, 08 Oct 2018 04:55:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/8/what-are-the-key-considerations-for-owners-when-de-and-re-flagging-hotels-5987371/ Hilton Dubai Jumeirah launches Wavebreaker Beach Club. http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/hilton-dubai-jumeirah-launches-wavebreaker-beach-club-5987293/ It has fully licensed F&amp;B offerings News | Hospitality Sun, 07 Oct 2018 10:57:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/hilton-dubai-jumeirah-launches-wavebreaker-beach-club-5987293/ International association for hospitality sales and marketing to host first Dubai conference http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/dubais-first-ever-revenue-optimization-conference-slated-for-december-5987059/ ROC Middle East will be hosted by Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) News | Hospitality Sun, 07 Oct 2018 06:27:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/dubais-first-ever-revenue-optimization-conference-slated-for-december-5987059/ Rixos Saadiyat Island to open in October http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/rixos-saadiyat-island-abu-dhabi-to-officially-open-in-mid-october-5987072/ The property, which will offer an all-inclusive and all-exclusive experience, will be the fourth Rixos property in the UAE News | Hospitality Sun, 07 Oct 2018 05:37:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/7/rixos-saadiyat-island-abu-dhabi-to-officially-open-in-mid-october-5987072/ Pioneer Group looks for investors http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/russian-developer-wants-investors-for-mid-market-hotel-brand-5986760/ Moscow-based Pioneer Group to showcase YE'S apart-hotel mid-market brand at Cityscape Global - 10% ROI envisaged News | Hospitality Thu, 04 Oct 2018 09:46:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/russian-developer-wants-investors-for-mid-market-hotel-brand-5986760/ Rotana appoints Tom Stevens as GM for Saudi, Lebanon, Tanzania and Congo http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/rotana-appoints-tom-stevens-as-gm-for-saudi-lebanon-tanzania-and-congo-5986721/ Stevans brings more than three decades of experience to his new role and will be in charge of overseeing the company's strategic agenda across a portfolio of 15 hotels and nine properties News | Hospitality Thu, 04 Oct 2018 08:09:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/rotana-appoints-tom-stevens-as-gm-for-saudi-lebanon-tanzania-and-congo-5986721/ Marriott International’s W Hotels launches its own record label http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/marriotts-w-hotels-launches-its-own-music-record-label-5986734/ The new project, called W Records, is a record label and resource for artists selected by W Hotels and their music industry partners News | Hospitality Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:05:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/4/marriotts-w-hotels-launches-its-own-music-record-label-5986734/ Marriott International reveals rapid expansion plans across Africa http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/3/marriott-on-track-to-increase-portfolio-by-50-by-2023-with-new-africa-signings-5986331/ The signings put Marriott International on track to increase its portfolio by 50% with over 200 hotels and 38,000 rooms by 2023 News | Hospitality Wed, 03 Oct 2018 12:40:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/3/marriott-on-track-to-increase-portfolio-by-50-by-2023-with-new-africa-signings-5986331/ Falconcity Hotels signs deal with Oakwood to operate 1790 hotel, serviced apartments in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/3/falconcity-hotels-resorts-oakwood-to-operate-1790-hotel-serviced-apartments-in-dubai-5986344/ The signing was announced on the sidelines of the ongoing Cityscape Global exhibition in Dubai News | Hospitality Wed, 03 Oct 2018 11:10:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/3/falconcity-hotels-resorts-oakwood-to-operate-1790-hotel-serviced-apartments-in-dubai-5986344/ Nassima Royal Hotel employee named ‘Receptionist of the Year UAE’ http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/2/aicr-reveals-receptionist-of-the-year-uae-winner-for-2018-5985044/ Kudzanayi Chigwedere from Nassima Royal Hotel was crowned the winner from a selection of 35 candidates News | Hospitality Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2018/oct/2/aicr-reveals-receptionist-of-the-year-uae-winner-for-2018-5985044/