Travel & Hospitality

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Posted: 11-07-2011
UAE. Cluttons, the real estate specialist that has enjoyed a dedicated Middle Eastern presence since 1976, today announces its market report for Dubai’s Hospitality sector in Q2 2011. According to the report, Dubai’s hotel sector has benefited from the Emirate’s political stability within the Middle East region, with strong performance in occupancy levels and length of stay. With a total of 8.3 million visitors(1) in 2010, Dubai is still proving to be a popular and an attractive destination among tourists and visitors. Overall hotel occupancy in Q1 2011, peak-season for Dubai, av
Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. Dubai Aerospace Enterprise announced the signing of a definitive agreement to sell 100% of StandardAero to an affiliate of Veritas Capital. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. Eventgoer provides companies and organizers with a free and powerful marketing tool.
Posted: May 22, 2015
UAE. The report commissioned by Etihad Airways also identifies "fundamental flaws" in the Compass Lexecon Report recently released by the Big Three U.S. carriers.
Posted: May 19, 2015
UAE. Luminous Carpets: a practical application for high traffic sites such as airports, and a possible effective emergency safety mechanism in hotel corridors.
Posted: May 14, 2015
UAE. Passengers will benefit from automated boarding gates, innovative flight information display systems and world class baggage management services.
Posted: May 13, 2015
UAE. F&B fleet operators need to focus on intelligent logistics, which includes real-time checks and proper drivers training.
Posted: May 12, 2015
UAE. One in four would not consider traveling with the same airline after experiencing delays; 75% would give up extras such as pre-bookable seats or free in-flight meals in order to stay connected using free in-flight Wi-Fi.
Posted: May 11, 2015
UAE. The UAE passport has received a major boost following the easing of visa restrictions on travel into the European Union's Schengen Zone for Emirati passport holders.
Posted: May 7, 2015
UAE. The airline, one of the world's largest carriers of international passengers, posted a profit of 4.6 billion dirhams (US$1.25 billion) for the financial year to March 31.
Posted: May 7, 2015
UAE. Architects, government entities and developers meet at "Leaders in Architecture MENA 2015" summit, to explore the potential that the MENA region has to offer.
Posted: May 6, 2015
UAE. Report on key future travel trends in the Middle East released at the four-day Arabian Travel Market being held at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Centre.
Posted: May 6, 2015
UAE. Global Trends report released at Arabian Travel Market; Up-to-date insight into MENA economic trends with emphasis on the impact of smart technologies in the region; Global growth in mobile bookings to reach 35% by 2018 as wearable technology takes off.
Posted: May 5, 2015
UAE. JLL's Hotels & Hospitality Group has released its 2015 Middle East Hotel Intelligence Reports today for the key markets of Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Jeddah and Riyadh, at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC) in Dubai.
Posted: May 5, 2015
UAE. UAE is also among top future travel destinations for travellers globally, according to the latest Visa Global Travel Intentions Study 2015.
Posted: May 5, 2015
UAE. The UAE, whose diverse population is well known for its love of travel, is ranked as the sixth major market in terms of annual visitor arrivals.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 26, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. The Continent's basic geographical split remains in place, and Russia still holds the weaker position. However, its relative strength has increased with the rise of divergent interests within the European Union, and its primary concern regarding the Continent is not Europe but the United States.
date:Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. EIU report commissioned by Waha Capital points out two major challenges for the sector: human resources and varying regulations across the seven emirates.
date:Posted: May 26, 2015
UAE. "Those who stay attuned to market needs and transform their business in anticipation of new entrants and unprecedented trends will reap the greatest rewards."
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