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: April 18, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Emirates President Tim Clark said at a press conference in London that engines for some of the 50 jets could be converted to more efficient neo types.
Posted: April 16, 2015
UAE. New "Watch Your Food" app is being developed in collaboration with Circle Café; First of its kind in the region to track delivery orders in real-time.
Posted: April 15, 2015
UAE. "If our growth is curtailed or our investments in airlines are compromised, the real damage will be to Europe in lost jobs, lost flight connectivity, lost investment in local and national economies and lost consumer choice."
Posted: April 14, 2015
UAE. Family travel, technological innovation and UNWTO tourism ministers' forum, headline this year's event; An additional exhibition hall, 2,700 exhibiting companies representing 86 countries, including 70 country pavilions.
Posted: April 11, 2015
UAE. Global smart airports market to reach US$13.5 billion by 2020; UAE airports lead in smart technology adoption; Airport Show 2015 to show latest smart technologies.
Posted: April 9, 2015
SAUDI ARABIA. Kudu is one of Saudi Arabia's favourite Quick Service Restaurant brands; The regional QSR sector is primed for further growth on attractive demographics, rising incomes.
Posted: April 8, 2015
UAE. Huge extensions to Dragon Mart and Ibn Battuta Mall; New heart for Deira with 16 towers aside 4.9 million sq ft mall.
Posted: April 7, 2015
UAE. Middle Eastern travellers returning as Lebanon banks on regional demand for sector revival; ATM 2015 participation a showcase for country's multi-purpose destination positioning.
Posted: March 30, 2015
UAE. Passenger traffic continues to grow steadily at Dubai International.
Posted: March 27, 2015
UAE. "The dark clouds of protectionism" gathering over the air travel industry in Europe and the U.S. pose a significant threat to the millions of travellers who have benefitted from new choice in the market, said James Hogan, in a keynote speech in London.
Posted: March 26, 2015
UAE. Tony Douglas appointed as CEO of UK Defence Equipment & Support.
Posted: March 26, 2015
INTERNATIONAL. Cockpit recordings indicated one of the seats was pushed back and the door opened and closed. Then knocking is heard; "There was no more conversation from that point".
Posted: March 25, 2015
UAE. UAE remained the top performer in the MENA region in terms of occupancy in 2014; Hotels across Dubai witnessed a decrease in RevPAR by 5.7% in January 2014.
Posted: March 24, 2015
UAE. Luxury family travel on the rise in the region; 25% of MENA residents opt for luxury accommodation; ATM 2015 seminar to evaluate impact and value of the local and global family travel market.
Posted: March 19, 2015
UAE. The state of Gujarat, leading India in terms of solar installations, was an ideal location for Solar Impulse to continue its mission to promote a cleaner future.

MIDDLE EAST BUSINESS COMMENT & ANALYSIS

date:Posted: April 18, 2015
UAE. "Women's Careers in the GCC - The CEO Agenda" is culmination of in-depth survey of over 600 businesswomen across the GCC Region; Research makes five key recommendations to boost the number of women in the workplace.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
QATAR. Northwestern University study reveals changing views on political speech, social media use, news credibility; places attitudes and behaviors of Arab countries in global context.
date:Posted: April 17, 2015
LEBANON. "The persisting high level of political uncertainties in the country and wide spillovers from the Syrian crisis, represented the main factors that negatively affected the confidence of Lebanese consumers during the third quarter of 2014."
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