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 29, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. SITA survey investigated the connection between passenger's use of technology and their emotions to discover how they feel at every point of the journey; Survey shows that technology is helping put enjoyment back into flying.
Posted: May 28, 2015
UAE. Revenue soars to US$7.6 billion on back of record passenger and cargo volumes; Passenger demand and revenue growth outperform capacity intake; Partnership strategy delivers strong performance, with revenues up 37.7% to US$1.1 billion, representing 24% of passenger revenues.
Posted: May 27, 2015
UAE. The option is currently available on all Hotel, Holiday and Activity bookings to users based in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh and will soon be available in other cities in the Middle East.
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.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: May 29, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. SITA survey investigated the connection between passenger's use of technology and their emotions to discover how they feel at every point of the journey; Survey shows that technology is helping put enjoyment back into flying.
date:Posted: May 28, 2015
UAE. The recent close below 1.55 was a critical blow for the Pound/Dollar bulls, and the bears have continued to exploit each opportunity to increase selling pressure with the pair still looking technically vulnerable to further declines.
date:Posted: May 28, 2015
UAE. Low production costs for Middle East companies gives regional players significant competitive advantage in the low price segment of an oil "super cycle", according to the latest paper from global strategy and management consulting firm A.T. Kearney.
INTERNATIONAL. SITA survey investigated the connection between passenger's use of technology and their emotions to discover how they feel at every point of the journey; Survey shows that technology is helping put enjoyment back into flying.
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