Caterer Middle East Awards 2019 – less than one week to nominate

Caterer Middle East Awards 2019 – less than one week to nominate

Hotelier Middle East Staff

Deadline is April 2, so nominate now! 16 categories of F&B awards

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The Africa Hotel Investment Forum returns to Addis in 2019

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum returns to Addis in 2019

Hotelier Middle East Staff

AHIF was previously held in Ethiopia's capital city in 2014 and 2015; the following two years, the conference moved to Kigali and last year to Nairobi

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Ethiopian Airlines passenger plane crashes en route to Kenya, no survivors

Ethiopian Airlines passenger plane crashes en route to Kenya, no survivors

Hotelier Middle East Staff

The Ethiopian Airlines flight, which was flying to Kenya, crashed shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa, killing all 149 passengers and crew on board.

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Arabian Travel Market to return to Dubai World Trade Centre soon

Arabian Travel Market to return to Dubai World Trade Centre soon

Hotelier Middle East Staff

Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s leading platform for tourism professionals will return to Dubai World Trade Centre for its 26th edition

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Abu Dhabi: Dining and entertainment destination on target to open in Q4, 2020

Located next to five-star hotels, the development includes seven key districts spanning more than 2.4km of waterfront walkways

JW Marriott Marquis Dubai appoints director of food & beverage

Demian Fuentes

Demian Fuentes has moved to the JW Marriott Marquis Dubai from his previous role in Muscat, Oman

Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort to host eco-friendly swimming competition

To raise awareness about disposable plastic pollution, Abu Dhabi’s Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort will be hosting a swimming competition — Swim for clean seas.

How glamping will help Dubai hit its tourism targets

Dubai is now offering stays in chic desert trailers, in plush mountainside lodgings and beach camps

Upcoming Properties
Company City/Region Property Opening
Deutsche Hospitality Cape Verde Steigenberger Resort Boa Vista 2020
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Jeddah Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Residence Jeddah 2020
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Jeddah Park Inn by Radisson Hotel Jeddah Al Basateen 2020
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Khobar Radisson Blu Hotel Al Rakkah 2020
Hilton Worldwide Jubail Hilton Al Jubail 2020
Marriott International Khobar Courtyard by Marriott Al Khobar 2020
Marriott International Jubail Courtyard by Marriott Jubail 2020
Marriott International King Abdullah Economic City Courtyard by Marriott King Abdullah Economic City 2020
Marriott International Riyadh Courtyard by Marriott Riyadh 2020
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Jeddah Four Points by Sheraton Jeddah Tahlia 2020

Marriott’s Aloft Hotels hires general manager

Marriott Internationals’ Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral has employed Rubel Miah as its general manager.

Central Hotels renews partnership with UNICEF

Ammar Kanaan, group general manager of Central Hotels; Abdulla AlAbdulla, chief operating officer of Central Hotels; ElTayeb Adam, UNICEFs GAO representative; Mohamed Hassan, general manager of Royal Central Hotel The Palm; Shady Dawad, general manager of Canal Central Hotel Business Bay

Central Hotels and UNICEF have renewed their partnership to help some of the thousands of children fleeing poverty and conflict in the Middle East.

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Video: Round-up of all the major hotel openings in Saudi Arabia

Video: Round-up of all the major hotel openings in Saudi Arabia

Hotelier Middle East Staff

Saudi Arabia is one of the top choices for the hospitality industry in the Middle East. Hotelier Middle East gives you a round-up of all the upcoming projects in the Kingdom

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Video: What's trending: Airbnb's expansion plan and Google Hotels' entry

Video: What's trending: Airbnb's expansion plan and Google Hotels' entry

Hotelier Middle East Staff

Airbnb recently announced that it acquired last-minute hotel-booking service HotelTonight, while Google Hotels is making a quiet entry into the market

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Video: What’s trending: Why Saudi Arabia’s hospitality, tourism sector is booming

Video: What’s trending: Why Saudi Arabia’s hospitality, tourism sector is booming

Hotelier Middle East Staff

The hospitality and tourism sector in Saudi Arabia is booming, Hotelier Middle East discusses this rising trend.

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Video: Women in hospitality: Debbie Simister - AccorHotels Vice President

Video: Women in hospitality: Debbie Simister - AccorHotels Vice President

Hotelier Middle East Staff

As part of our "Women in Hospitality" series, we speak to Debbie Simister - AccorHotels Vice President, Learning & Development, Middle East & Africa.

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Oman tourism arrivals to increase 5% annually to 2023, according to ATM report
TRAVEL Oman tourism arrivals to increase 5% annually to 2023, according to ATM report

Arrivals to Oman to increase at a CAGR of 5%, fuelled by visitors from India who accounted for 21% of total arrivals in 2018

COMMENT: Saudi Arabia's giga-projects are catalysts of change
Business COMMENT: Saudi Arabia's giga-projects are catalysts of change

Giga-projects is one of six different streams created by Saudi's Public Investment Fund (PIF) around which it has structured its investment plan

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Business Interview: Expedia's Cyril Ranque

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