Travel & Hospitality

FEATURED REPORT...
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 25, 2016
UAE. The countdown to Expo 2020 has officially begun for potential participants.
Posted: May 12, 2016
UAE. The new members join the team to share their extensive experience and support the ongoing commitment to airport, airline government and airport service company clients across the MENA region.
Posted: May 11, 2016
EGYPT. Egyptian Minister of Tourism welcomes UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) call for lifting of unnecessary bans on travel and tourism.
Posted: May 11, 2016
UAE. Expo 2020 Dubai reaffirms its plans for a long-lasting legacy of innovation and wonderment that benefits the UAE and the wider region.
Posted: May 11, 2016
UAE. 65% of respondents expect to spend less on projects than last year; increasing number of disputes owing to shrinking budgets and payment delays; 62% of respondents had been involved in a dispute recently or expect to be involved in one in the next year.
Posted: May 5, 2016
UAE. System delivers public safety and cellular service plus future-proof support without hardware upgrades
Posted: May 4, 2016
UAE. Preliminary plans unveiled for Six Flags Dubai; scheduled to open in late 2019 in the second phase of the Dubai Parks and Resorts development initiative.
Posted: May 2, 2016
UAE. Leading Dubai-based property developer's first hotel property, managed by Wyndham Hotels & Resorts, has marked its official opening.
Posted: April 28, 2016
UAE. 51% of all Dubai hotels in mid-market segment versus 89% in New York; PwC research released at ATM 2016 touts construction figure of US$80k per room as incentive for developers looking for solid returns in high demand segment.
Posted: April 28, 2016
UAE. Company strengthens presence in the region with five new deals and five openings in 2016 across the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.
Posted: April 27, 2016
UAE. TIME to operate hotels in Riyadh and Al Qurrayat and provide consultancy services on hotel portfolio.
Posted: April 27, 2016
UAE. "Our plan is to do for steak what others in the casual dining sector have done for sushi and gourmet burgers."
Posted: April 26, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. Stanford University study demonstrates effectiveness of light therapy in helping long-haul travellers to readjust their circadian rhythms.
Posted: April 24, 2016
UAE. Over 26,000 visitors expected to attend Middle East's largest travel trade event with 2,800 confirmed exhibitors, 64 national pavilions, over 50 seminar and technology theatre sessions, and several new show features
Posted: April 19, 2016
UAE. Alan Leibman steps down having served 23 years at Kerzner.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 25, 2016
SAUDI ARABIA. Recent resolutions indicate a growing approach by the Ministry of Labour to require the complete Saudisation of certain activities within the retail sector. This article examines the existing requirements and also the proposal for a weighted Nitiqat.
date:Posted: May 24, 2016
INTERNATIONAL. 52% of companies don't have the necessary data to enhance insight into mobility plans; More than a third (35%) struggle to secure the right talent for mobility; 72% are not tracking the success of their international assignments.
date:Posted: May 24, 2016
UAE. "The current weakness in some submarkets of Dubai's office market is expected to persist, with further rental declines likely as we move into the summer months."
SAUDI ARABIA. Recent resolutions indicate a growing approach by the Ministry of Labour to require the complete Saudisation of certain activities within the retail sector. This article examines the existing requirements and also the proposal for a weighted Nitiqat.
INTERNATIONAL. "It's going to come to a point where there is just going to be no real economical benefit to any kind of production staying at any kind of level in those countries. And once they come off, that's going to obviously support oil prices."
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