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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 Sat, 24 Aug 2019 04:13:10 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Hospitality http://www.arabianindustry.com/hospitality/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2019 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Sat, 24 Aug 2019 04:13:10 +0400 20 EasyHotel founder loses fight against fund ‘trying to steal’ his hotel company http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/easyhotel-founder-loses-fight-against-fund-trying-to-steal-his-hotel-company-6185491/ The chain currently operates 36 hotels in the Middle East, UK and Europe News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 05:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/easyhotel-founder-loses-fight-against-fund-trying-to-steal-his-hotel-company-6185491/ Clinique La Prairie launches Executive Getaway Programme http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/clinique-la-prairie-launches-executive-getaway-programme-6185426/ The five-night journey is designed to destress and provide medical assessment News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 04:15:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/clinique-la-prairie-launches-executive-getaway-programme-6185426/ Emirates, Aeroflot named as having biggest pilot gender gap http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/emirates-aeroflot-named-as-having-biggest-pilot-gender-gap-6185257/ Emirates among airlines with lowest ratio of women aviators, a study by travel platform FromAtoB.com News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/emirates-aeroflot-named-as-having-biggest-pilot-gender-gap-6185257/ Hotel cook arrested for mass shooting threat http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hotel-cook-arrested-for-mass-shooting-threat-6185270/ The man was employed at a Marriott property in Southern California, USA News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 03:15:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hotel-cook-arrested-for-mass-shooting-threat-6185270/ Hyatt Place Dubai/Wasl District eyes Africa as key target market http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hyatt-place-dubaiwasl-district-eyes-africa-as-key-target-market-6185036/ According to Dubai's Tourism Africa is one of the top 20 source markets for visitors to Dubai News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 02:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hyatt-place-dubaiwasl-district-eyes-africa-as-key-target-market-6185036/ Fairmont The Palm promotes director of rooms http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/fairmont-the-palm-promotes-director-of-rooms-6185140/ Soumana Ammar will now serve as the resort’s director of operations News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 02:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/fairmont-the-palm-promotes-director-of-rooms-6185140/ Emirati Women’s Day offers at Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/emirati-womens-day-offers-at-marriott-hotel-al-forsan-abu-dhabi-6185023/ The deal features discounts across Saray spa and dining at its hotel lobby News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 02:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/emirati-womens-day-offers-at-marriott-hotel-al-forsan-abu-dhabi-6185023/ Aloft City Centre Deira launches summer deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/aloft-city-centre-deira-launches-summer-deal-6185049/ The Friday package features rooftop pool entry tickets at a discounted rate News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 01:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/aloft-city-centre-deira-launches-summer-deal-6185049/ Novotel & Adagio Abu Dhabi Al Bustan appoints operations manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/novotel-adagio-abu-dhabi-al-bustan-appoints-operations-manager-6184919/ Haitham Galal has more than 20 years’ experience News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:30:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/novotel-adagio-abu-dhabi-al-bustan-appoints-operations-manager-6184919/ Dubai on track to attracting 500,000 medical tourists by 2021 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/dubai-on-track-to-attracting-500000-medical-tourists-by-2021-6184932/ A majority of international medical patients were from Arab and GCC countries News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/dubai-on-track-to-attracting-500000-medical-tourists-by-2021-6184932/ New lash menu at W Dubai – The Palm http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/new-lash-menu-at-w-dubai-the-palm-6185062/ The menu features nine different types of lashes News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/new-lash-menu-at-w-dubai-the-palm-6185062/ All-inclusive staycation deal at JA The Resort, Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/all-inclusive-staycation-deal-at-ja-the-resort-dubai-6185075/ The offering includes discounts on spa treatments and shooting at the JA shooting club News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:30:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/all-inclusive-staycation-deal-at-ja-the-resort-dubai-6185075/ Hurghada, Egypt tops holiday resort food poisoning list http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hurghada-egypt-tops-holiday-resort-food-poisoning-list-6184555/ Hurghada in the Red Sea location accounted for 380 cases of food poisoning since 2017 News | Hospitality Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/22/hurghada-egypt-tops-holiday-resort-food-poisoning-list-6184555/ Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island to debut raw vegan menu http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/four-seasons-hotel-abu-dhabi-at-al-maryah-island-to-debut-raw-vegan-menu-6184308/ The dishes will launch at Al Meylas on 1 September News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/four-seasons-hotel-abu-dhabi-at-al-maryah-island-to-debut-raw-vegan-menu-6184308/ Indian carriers continue to benefit from Jet Airways' plight http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/indian-carriers-continue-to-benefit-from-jet-airways-plight-6184477/ Temporary allocation of slots and flying rights extended until the end of December News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/indian-carriers-continue-to-benefit-from-jet-airways-plight-6184477/ Radisson Hotel Group grows Saudi presence http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/radisson-hotel-group-grows-saudi-presence-6184165/ New openings will take KSA property count to 45 News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/radisson-hotel-group-grows-saudi-presence-6184165/ Five minutes with… Ingrid Gressier http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/five-minutes-with-ingrid-gressier-6184178/ We catch up with TV5MONDE senior VP sales & marketing out-of-home distribution about the benefits the channel offers hotels and guests alike News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 06:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/five-minutes-with-ingrid-gressier-6184178/ Game of Thrones helps drive surge in UAE tourists to Ireland http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/game-of-thrones-helps-drive-surge-in-uae-tourists-to-ireland-6183918/ Dnata Travel sees 58% more bookings to Ireland in first half of 2019 while room nights booked increase by 72% News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 06:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/game-of-thrones-helps-drive-surge-in-uae-tourists-to-ireland-6183918/ London Marriott Hotel Park Lane collaborates with Penhaligon's fragnances http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/london-marriott-hotel-park-lane-collaborates-with-penhaligons-fragnances-6183931/ The partnership will offer guests access to 14 Penhaligon’s fragrances during their stay News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:45:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/london-marriott-hotel-park-lane-collaborates-with-penhaligons-fragnances-6183931/ The Ritz-Carlton Dubai collaborates with Rituals Cosmetics http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/the-ritz-carlton-dubai-collaborates-with-rituals-cosmetics-6183944/ The partnership is for their third edition of wellness sessions News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/the-ritz-carlton-dubai-collaborates-with-rituals-cosmetics-6183944/ Shaza Hotels expands in UAE with Al Badayer Oasis http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/shaza-hotels-expands-in-uae-with-al-badayer-oasis-6183957/ The lodge is part of the Sharjah Collection by Mysk News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:30:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/shaza-hotels-expands-in-uae-with-al-badayer-oasis-6183957/ UAE medical tourism reaches AED 12 billion in 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/uae-medical-tourism-reaches-aed-12-billion-in-2018-6183853/ Orthopaedics, sports medicine, dermatology, dentistry and fertility treatment are currently among the top specialities for medical tourism in Dubai News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/uae-medical-tourism-reaches-aed-12-billion-in-2018-6183853/ Little turbulence expected between Emirates and Singapore Airlines http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/little-turbulence-expected-between-emirates-and-singapore-airlines-6183866/ Singapore Airlines' Vistara has launched between New Delhi and Singapore News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/little-turbulence-expected-between-emirates-and-singapore-airlines-6183866/ Saudis to get four-day holiday for National Day celebrations http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/saudis-to-get-four-day-holiday-for-national-day-celebrations-6184464/ Saudi Ministry of Civil Service has announced a four-day holiday to celebrate this year's Saudi National Day in September News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/saudis-to-get-four-day-holiday-for-national-day-celebrations-6184464/ New sugar tax to be introduced to UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/new-sugar-tax-to-be-introduced-to-uae-6183879/ 50% will be levied on drinks with added sugar News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 04:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/new-sugar-tax-to-be-introduced-to-uae-6183879/ Grand Millennium Al Wahda receives green key certification http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/grand-millennium-al-wahda-receives-green-key-certification-6183658/ The certification was awarded following an audit by the Emirates Green Building Council News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/grand-millennium-al-wahda-receives-green-key-certification-6183658/ Post Oman’s iconic hotel closure, management in talks with “global operator” http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/post-omans-iconic-hotel-closure-management-in-talks-with-global-operator-6183606/ The property officially closed in July 2019 News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 02:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/post-omans-iconic-hotel-closure-management-in-talks-with-global-operator-6183606/ Brand View: Time is up for plastic bags http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/brand-view-time-is-up-for-plastic-bags-6183671/ Can single-use plastic finally be consigned to the landfill of history? Dubai-based firm Purecog believes it has the solution the world has been waiting for News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/brand-view-time-is-up-for-plastic-bags-6183671/ W Dubai – The Palm announces dry day http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/w-dubai-the-palm-announces-dry-day-6184191/ The property's Not Another Ladies' Day is being shifted News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/w-dubai-the-palm-announces-dry-day-6184191/ Saudi Arabia lifts travel restrictions on women http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/saudi-arabia-lifts-travel-restrictions-on-women-6183268/ Number of women who crossed the entry points of the Eastern Province alone exceeded 1,000 within a few hours News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/saudi-arabia-lifts-travel-restrictions-on-women-6183268/ Aloft and Element Me’aisam Dubai appoint complex head chef http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/aloft-and-element-meaisam-dubai-appoint-complex-head-chef-6183684/ Davisha Burrowes brings more than 10 years’ culinary experience News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/aloft-and-element-meaisam-dubai-appoint-complex-head-chef-6183684/ Front-of-House: Meet the assistant F&B manager, Citymax Hotel Sharjah http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/front-of-house-meet-the-assistant-fb-manager-citymax-hotel-sharjah-6183203/ Rejeesh Gangadharan, the assistant F&B manager at Citymax Hotel Sharjah tells Hotelier Middle East about his role, career obstacles, the trickiest situation he had to deal with and more News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/front-of-house-meet-the-assistant-fb-manager-citymax-hotel-sharjah-6183203/ The Residence Mauritius launches spa treatments for children http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/the-residence-mauritius-launches-spa-treatments-for-children-6183697/ The 90-minute experience features a honey-scented massage and facial News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/the-residence-mauritius-launches-spa-treatments-for-children-6183697/ Etihad's loyalty programme inks deal with Booking.com http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/etihads-loyalty-programme-inks-deal-with-bookingcom-6184386/ Under new agreement, Etihad Guest customers will be able to earn miles when booking accommodation through Booking.com News | Hospitality Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/21/etihads-loyalty-programme-inks-deal-with-bookingcom-6184386/ Two more international concepts coming to DIFC’s new Gate Village 11 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/two-more-international-concepts-coming-to-difcs-new-gate-village-11-6183073/ Baoli and Amazonico are from France and Spain respectively News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/two-more-international-concepts-coming-to-difcs-new-gate-village-11-6183073/ Chaucer launches freeze-dried fruit range http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/chaucer-launches-freeze-dried-fruit-range-6183060/ Aimed at food service, the products are designed to meet current demand for healthy, natural ingredients News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/chaucer-launches-freeze-dried-fruit-range-6183060/ LEVA Hotels and Resorts unveils third-party management model http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/leva-hotels-and-resorts-unveils-third-party-management-model-6182930/ The launch holds growth prospects for the chain News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/leva-hotels-and-resorts-unveils-third-party-management-model-6182930/ Bistro des Arts unveils summer set menu http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/bistro-des-arts-unveils-summer-set-menu-6183086/ Available for AED150 per person News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/bistro-des-arts-unveils-summer-set-menu-6183086/ Six Senses Zighy Bay reopens salt pool http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/six-senses-zighy-bay-reopens-salt-pool-6182943/ The therapeutic facility recreates the feeling of floating in the Dead Sea News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 06:00:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/six-senses-zighy-bay-reopens-salt-pool-6182943/ Oyo Hotels and Homes now available in Arabic http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/oyo-hotels-and-homes-now-available-in-arabic-6182813/ The hospitality group has also launched the service in other languages News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 05:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/oyo-hotels-and-homes-now-available-in-arabic-6182813/ Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai unveils day use room offer http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/millennium-airport-hotel-dubai-unveils-day-use-room-offer-6182631/ The offering includes discounts on stay, F&B and free gym access News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 04:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/millennium-airport-hotel-dubai-unveils-day-use-room-offer-6182631/ Millennium & Copthorne Makkah Al Naseem appoint cluster director of sales and marketing http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/millennium-copthorne-makkah-al-naseem-appoint-cluster-director-of-sales-and-marketing-6182514/ Haitham Effat has more than two decades of experience in the industry News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 03:45:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/millennium-copthorne-makkah-al-naseem-appoint-cluster-director-of-sales-and-marketing-6182514/ 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant launches nine-course menu http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/99-sushi-bar-restaurant-launches-nine-course-menu-6182644/ Specially designed for sharing, Natsu tasting menu features seasonal classics News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/99-sushi-bar-restaurant-launches-nine-course-menu-6182644/ Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts honours Emirati women http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/jumeirah-hotels-and-resorts-honours-emirati-women-6182657/ Offerings such as afternoon tea have been launched to celebrate the occassion News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/jumeirah-hotels-and-resorts-honours-emirati-women-6182657/ Summer sundowner deal at Hilton Garden Inn http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/summer-sundowner-deal-at-hilton-garden-inn-6182670/ The offering features unlimited cocktails during the month of August News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/summer-sundowner-deal-at-hilton-garden-inn-6182670/ Saudi Arabia to issue immediate labour visas http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/saudi-arabia-to-issue-immediate-labour-visas-6182410/ … Provided companies in the private sector meet the set requirements News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:00:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/saudi-arabia-to-issue-immediate-labour-visas-6182410/ Elementary inspiration http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/elementary-inspiration-6182826/ Set in the Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Claudia de Brito takes a closer look at the design concept and retail offering at The Spa News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:00:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/elementary-inspiration-6182826/ Emirates preparing for more than half-a-million passengers entering Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/emirates-preparing-for-more-than-half-a-million-passengers-entering-dubai-6182085/ Close to 500,000 bags are expected to be processed from August 20 until the beginning of September 2019 News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/emirates-preparing-for-more-than-half-a-million-passengers-entering-dubai-6182085/ Dubai’s Paramount Hotels and Resorts' launch postponed http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/dubais-paramount-hotels-and-resorts-launch-postponed-6182111/ The property was initially supposed to open on 1 September 2019 News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/dubais-paramount-hotels-and-resorts-launch-postponed-6182111/ Celebrating 20 years of hospitality on show http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/celebrating-20-years-of-hospitality-on-show-6182839/ Here’s our pick of the topics featured and events taking place at this year’s Hotel Show Dubai show News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/celebrating-20-years-of-hospitality-on-show-6182839/ Turkey's Side Crown Hotels signs partnership with Hotelbeds http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/turkeys-side-crown-hotels-signs-partnership-with-hotelbeds-6182098/ Side Crown Hotels gains access to 60,000+ tour operators, points redemption schemes, airlines, and retail travel agents, with more than 3,200 beds via Hotelbeds and Bedsonline platforms News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 11:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/turkeys-side-crown-hotels-signs-partnership-with-hotelbeds-6182098/ Abu Dhabi's economy gains $630m from ADNEC, AACC events in H1 2019 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/abu-dhabis-economy-gains-630m-from-adnec-aacc-events-in-h1-2019-6181864/ Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company contributeD 45% more to the UAE capital's economy in first six months of 2019 compared to the previous year News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:30:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/abu-dhabis-economy-gains-630m-from-adnec-aacc-events-in-h1-2019-6181864/ Al Bait Sharjah offers experience for Emirati Women's Day http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/al-bait-sharjah-offers-experience-for-emirati-womens-day-6181877/ The female-only journey at the hotel in the Heart of Sharjah allows women to indulge in luxury News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/al-bait-sharjah-offers-experience-for-emirati-womens-day-6181877/ Emaar buys remaining 35% of resort developer Mirage for $18m http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/emaar-buys-remaining-35-of-resort-developer-mirage-for-18m-6181890/ Its $6.8bn JV to transform Mina Rashid into a Riviera-style coastal destination is "progressing as scheduled" News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:00:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/emaar-buys-remaining-35-of-resort-developer-mirage-for-18m-6181890/ Public holiday announced for Islamic New Year in UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/public-holiday-announced-for-islamic-new-year-in-uae-6181734/ There will be a dry day during the long weekend News | Hospitality Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/20/public-holiday-announced-for-islamic-new-year-in-uae-6181734/ Flow to host Emirati Women’s Day talk in Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/flow-to-host-emirati-womens-day-talk-in-dubai-6181487/ The concept at Jumeirah Emirates Towers latest Flow Talks Series will adopt a theme of “Women, Icons of Tolerance” News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 06:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/flow-to-host-emirati-womens-day-talk-in-dubai-6181487/ “Big market” for French food in Dubai say restaurateurs http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/big-market-for-french-food-in-dubai-say-restaurateurs-6182852/ Both restaurateurs believe that the upcoming Expo 2020 in Dubai has the potential to increase the city’s food scene further News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:30:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/big-market-for-french-food-in-dubai-say-restaurateurs-6182852/ DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa launches family brunches http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/doubletree-by-hilton-resort-spa-launches-family-brunches-6181305/ The brunches will serve French and Italian dishes every Friday News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:30:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/doubletree-by-hilton-resort-spa-launches-family-brunches-6181305/ The H Dubai introduces spa offers for ladies http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/the-h-dubai-introduces-spa-offers-for-ladies-6181292/ The deals include access to the hotel’s health club and complimentary beverages News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/the-h-dubai-introduces-spa-offers-for-ladies-6181292/ Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas launches summer day-pass http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/park-hyatt-abu-dhabi-hotel-and-villas-launches-summer-day-pass-6181318/ The pass offers guests access to spa treatments, yoga classes and more News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/park-hyatt-abu-dhabi-hotel-and-villas-launches-summer-day-pass-6181318/ Pai Thai at Madinat Jumeirah to temporarily close http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/pai-thai-at-madinat-jumeirah-to-temporarily-close-6181175/ The Sarood Hospitality concept will be shut for the rest of summer News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/pai-thai-at-madinat-jumeirah-to-temporarily-close-6181175/ Abu Dhabi’s Al Raha Beach Hotel launches summer packages http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/abu-dhabis-al-raha-beach-hotel-launches-summer-packages-6181331/ The package includes discounts on dining, spa treatments and complimentary access to YAS Parks News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/abu-dhabis-al-raha-beach-hotel-launches-summer-packages-6181331/ Etihad Airways: Middle East’s most punctual airline for H1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/etihad-airways-middle-easts-most-punctual-airline-for-h1-6181344/ The airline was ranked 24th globally for on-time performance in July News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/etihad-airways-middle-easts-most-punctual-airline-for-h1-6181344/ Sunset Hospitality Group launches Dubai’s first Mood Rooftop Lounge http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/sunset-hospitality-group-launches-dubais-first-mood-rooftop-lounge-6181188/ The F&B outlet is set to open in October News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/sunset-hospitality-group-launches-dubais-first-mood-rooftop-lounge-6181188/ Rove Healthcare City’s The Daily brings back ‘Vrunches’ http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/rove-healthcare-citys-the-daily-brings-back-vrunches-6181357/ The restaurant’s brunches features a vegan version of junk food favourites News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 03:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/rove-healthcare-citys-the-daily-brings-back-vrunches-6181357/ Airbnb records more than 30% booking growth in Q1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/airbnb-records-more-than-30-booking-growth-in-q1-6181071/ The company booked 91 million nights on its platform News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 03:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/airbnb-records-more-than-30-booking-growth-in-q1-6181071/ Market update: Bahrain’s resurgence in the hotel market http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/market-update-bahrains-resurgence-in-the-hotel-market-6181370/ Hotelier Middle East explores the opportunities and challenges of the Bahrain market News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:15:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/market-update-bahrains-resurgence-in-the-hotel-market-6181370/ Roundtable: Spa & Wellness http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/roundtable-spa-wellness-6180993/ Three spa and wellness professionals share their views on trends, common design mistakes and shifting consumer expectations News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/roundtable-spa-wellness-6180993/ Five minutes with: Nellie Habibi http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/five-minutes-with-nellie-habibi-6181084/ Newly introduced to the UAE, the brand has built a reputation on its organic and results-driven skin care line News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/five-minutes-with-nellie-habibi-6181084/ Meliã Desert Palm Dubai appoints general manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/melia-desert-palm-dubai-appoints-general-manager-6180850/ Nathalie Cockayne has more than 20 years’ international experience in the hospitality industry News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:00:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/melia-desert-palm-dubai-appoints-general-manager-6180850/ Comment: Keep the change http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/comment-keep-the-change-6181006/ Hospitality professionals love to talk about trends, but all talk and no action can lead to the alienation of a powerful demographic News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/comment-keep-the-change-6181006/ India's Oyo Hotels in plans to start coffee chain to rival Starbucks http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/indias-oyo-hotels-in-plans-to-start-coffee-chain-to-rival-starbucks-6180616/ The group is planning to shed its budget-friendly tag with its coffee chain News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:15:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/indias-oyo-hotels-in-plans-to-start-coffee-chain-to-rival-starbucks-6180616/ Indian tourists eyeing Middle East destinations http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/indian-tourists-eyeing-middle-east-destinations-6180395/ Spending on international travel amounted to about $1.6 billion in Q2 2019 News | Hospitality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 11:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/19/indian-tourists-eyeing-middle-east-destinations-6180395/ Work starts on Coastal Village part of Saudi mega tourism project http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/work-starts-on-coastal-village-part-of-saudi-mega-tourism-project-6180018/ Red Sea Development Company starts construction work on residential and commercial area that will house workers, staff and management of The Red Sea Project News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:45:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/work-starts-on-coastal-village-part-of-saudi-mega-tourism-project-6180018/ Air Arabia says to boost network after new A321 plane delivery http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/air-arabia-says-to-boost-network-after-new-a321-plane-delivery-6180031/ Sharjah-based low cost carrier says to expand its medium haul destinations after arrival of second Airbus A321neo Long Range News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/air-arabia-says-to-boost-network-after-new-a321-plane-delivery-6180031/ Trader Vic’s at Hilton Al Hamra Beach celebrates 75 years of mai tai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/trader-vics-at-hilton-al-hamra-beach-celebrates-75-years-of-mai-tai-6180265/ The famous cocktail was first created in 1944 News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/trader-vics-at-hilton-al-hamra-beach-celebrates-75-years-of-mai-tai-6180265/ Two Seasons Hotel Dubai earns 2019 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/two-seasons-hotel-dubai-earns-2019-tripadvisor-certificate-of-excellence-6179368/ The accolade is awarded to properties and dining venues with consistent customer satisfaction News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:30:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/two-seasons-hotel-dubai-earns-2019-tripadvisor-certificate-of-excellence-6179368/ COYA Abu Dhabi to host annual white party in September http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/coya-abu-dhabi-to-host-annual-white-party-in-september-6180044/ Set in the Four Seasons Al Maryah Island, La Noche Blanca will have an aquatic theme this year News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:30:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/coya-abu-dhabi-to-host-annual-white-party-in-september-6180044/ Saudi Arabia issues alert to citizens in Turkey after robbery incident http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/saudi-arabia-issues-alert-to-citizens-in-turkey-after-robbery-incident-6180057/ Unidentified gunmen reportedly shot at and robbed a group of Saudis in Istanbul's Sisli district News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 05:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/saudi-arabia-issues-alert-to-citizens-in-turkey-after-robbery-incident-6180057/ New restaurant opens at Armani Hotel Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/new-restaurant-opens-at-armani-hotel-dubai-6179888/ 3BK is on the third floor terrace of Burj Khalifa hotel News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 04:45:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/new-restaurant-opens-at-armani-hotel-dubai-6179888/ Saudi Arabia to issue 10 million Umrah visas this season http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/saudi-arabia-to-issue-10-million-umrah-visas-this-season-6179706/ By 2030, the kingdom expects to issue 30 million Umrah visas News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 04:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/saudi-arabia-to-issue-10-million-umrah-visas-this-season-6179706/ Mandarin Oriental Jumeira’s Tasca launches Portuguese brunch http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/mandarin-oriental-jumeiras-tasca-launches-portuguese-brunch-6179719/ Dishes served will feature seafood and grilled meats prepared by chef José Avillez News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:45:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/mandarin-oriental-jumeiras-tasca-launches-portuguese-brunch-6179719/ Central Hotels enhances business travel with corporate scheme http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/central-hotels-enhances-business-travel-with-corporate-scheme-6179732/ The offering includes discounted rates and benefits for business travelers News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/central-hotels-enhances-business-travel-with-corporate-scheme-6179732/ In conversation with: Procurement manager – project, Citymax Hotels http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/in-conversation-with-procurement-manager-project-citymax-hotels-6179745/ Shivakumar Ganapathiyadan, the Procurement Manager – Project at Citymax Hotels talks to us about his role, the challenges and one of his most successful deals News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/in-conversation-with-procurement-manager-project-citymax-hotels-6179745/ Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites appoints hotel manager http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-marriott-harbour-hotel-suites-appoints-hotel-manager-6179758/ Darin Davies has more than 18 years' experience in the hospitality sector News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 03:15:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-marriott-harbour-hotel-suites-appoints-hotel-manager-6179758/ Taj Dubai’s Bombay Brasserie expands menu http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/taj-dubais-bombay-brasserie-expands-menu-6179771/ New dishes include aash soup, bamboo chicken biryani and chilli kulfi News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 02:45:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/taj-dubais-bombay-brasserie-expands-menu-6179771/ Dubai Tourism partners with ARY to draw Pakistani tourists http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-tourism-partners-with-ary-to-draw-pakistani-tourists-6179784/ The bespoke travel packages give guests the opportunity to meet Pakistani celebrities News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 02:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-tourism-partners-with-ary-to-draw-pakistani-tourists-6179784/ UAE, Japan team up to empower people of determination http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/uae-japan-team-up-to-empower-people-of-determination-6179797/ A 10-member delegation visited Japan for eight days News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 01:45:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/uae-japan-team-up-to-empower-people-of-determination-6179797/ Dubai hotels' H1 average occupancy among the highest in the world http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-hotels-h1-average-occupancy-among-the-highest-in-the-world-6179290/ Luxury five-star and four-star hotels commanded 34 and 25% of the emirate’s total inventory News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/dubai-hotels-h1-average-occupancy-among-the-highest-in-the-world-6179290/ Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara launches camping adventures http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/al-baleed-resort-salalah-by-anantara-launches-camping-adventures-6179329/ In collaboration with Oman Expeditions, the offering includes a two-night camp experience News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/al-baleed-resort-salalah-by-anantara-launches-camping-adventures-6179329/ 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant continues business lunches http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/99-sushi-bar-restaurant-continues-business-lunches-6179342/ The nine course lunch features a selection of starters, main courses, desserts and beverages News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/99-sushi-bar-restaurant-continues-business-lunches-6179342/ Al Bustan Centre & Residence hosts wellness workshop for employees http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/al-bustan-centre-residence-hosts-wellness-workshop-for-employees-6179316/ The hotel partnered with ‘Lifestyle Kinetics’ to educate their employees on positive health status and quality of life News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:45:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/al-bustan-centre-residence-hosts-wellness-workshop-for-employees-6179316/ Swiss-Belhotel International unveils Vietnam expansion plans http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/swiss-belhotel-international-unveils-vietnam-expansion-plans-6179303/ The hospitality company is aiming to add 10 properties in the country by 2021 News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:45:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/swiss-belhotel-international-unveils-vietnam-expansion-plans-6179303/ Tourism a key driver of Dubai’s economic diversification http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/tourism-a-key-driver-of-dubais-economic-diversification-6179355/ The emirate saw a 3% increase in tourist numbers in H1 compared to the same period last year News | Hospitality Sun, 18 Aug 2019 11:00:45 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/18/tourism-a-key-driver-of-dubais-economic-diversification-6179355/ Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group partners with Sevenrooms http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/mandarin-oriental-hotel-group-partners-with-sevenrooms-6178744/ The hospitality platform will now serve as the global reservation, table management and guest engagement tool across the Group’s properties News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 06:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/mandarin-oriental-hotel-group-partners-with-sevenrooms-6178744/ Central Hotels unveils VIP loyalty programme http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/central-hotels-unveils-vip-loyalty-programme-6178783/ The programme allows guests toreceive instant benefits such as dining and accommodation discounts News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:15:30 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/central-hotels-unveils-vip-loyalty-programme-6178783/ Rotana Hotels Capital Centre appoints three executives http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/rotana-hotels-capital-centre-appoints-three-executives-6178757/ The property has appointed directors of F&B and sales as well as an executive assistant manager News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/rotana-hotels-capital-centre-appoints-three-executives-6178757/ Al Ain Rotana appoints director of food and beverage http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/al-ain-rotana-appoints-director-of-food-and-beverage-6178770/ Wissam Al Shater has 15 years of culinary experience News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 05:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/al-ain-rotana-appoints-director-of-food-and-beverage-6178770/ Schengen visas to Switzerland to get more expensive http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/schengen-visas-to-switzerland-to-get-more-expensive-6178679/ Visa costs, especially for children, set to rise drastically News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 04:15:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/schengen-visas-to-switzerland-to-get-more-expensive-6178679/ Hotelier Middle East Awards 2019 shortlist: IT Person of the Year http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/hotelier-middle-east-awards-2019-shortlist-it-person-of-the-year-6178588/ Click through to see who made the cut News | Hospitality Thu, 15 Aug 2019 04:00:15 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//hospitality/news/2019/aug/15/hotelier-middle-east-awards-2019-shortlist-it-person-of-the-year-6178588/