Sunday 25 August 2019

Mubadala, Nirvana Travel to work on medical tourism initiatives

Mubadala Investment Company, through its healthcare arm, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Nirvana Travel and Tourism to collaborate on projects that will support a key Abu Dhabi Vision 2030 objective of establishing the emirate as a leading medical tourism destination.


Four getaways under 4hrs for the long weekend

Leading global travel search site and app Skyscanner is sharing four getaways to visit out of the UAE with short flight times so travellers can make the most out of the upcoming Islamic New Year holiday. Baku, Azerbaijan – 3h flight Baku is the large


Discover the Middle East with Marriott Bonvoy Moments

Marriott Bonvoy, Marriott International’s new travel programme, is offering members exclusive access to incredible experiences across Luxury Collection Hotels in the Middle East, each designed to define the destination with a unique and cherished expression of its location.


Seera Group optimises travel bookings with Salesforce

Riyadh-based Seera Group (formerly Al Tayyar Travel Group), the leading travel group in the Middle East, announced today it is using Salesforce, the global leader in CRM, to digitally transform and enhance travel booking experiences for millions of travellers.   As the Middle


Doha Marriott to undergo major revamp

The Marriott Hotel in Doha is set to undergo a full renovation, the hotel has announced on its website. Opened in 1973 as the Gulf Hotel, the property will, for the first time, be reimagined since opening its doors on Doha Bay. The renovation is expected to be comp


Miami Air launches direct flights to Jeddah

Saudi General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has announced the relaunch of its services by Miami Air International from the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah.   A charter airline based in Florida, US, Miami Air International landed its debut fli


Etihad celebrates 15 years of success in India

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is preparing to celebrate 15 years of service to its largest and busiest market, India. The airline’s milestone coincides with the third visit to the UAE of India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, highlighting the im


Fly Jordan starts Bahrain flights

Bahrain Airport Company (BAC), the operator and managing body of Bahrain International Airport, welcomed the arrival of a Fly Jordan flight following the commencement of its direct service between Amman and Bahrain.   The Jordanian charter carrier now operates a


Lufthansa enables passengers to cut CO2 emissions

The Lufthansa Innovation Hub has launched Compensaid, a new sustainability platform, making it possible for travellers to offset their individual carbon footprint using so-called Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF). This represents passengers an entirely new approach to offsetting CO


Jordan's tourism revenues cross $3bn

Jordan's tourism revenue reached $3.2 billion in the first seven months of 2019, up 8.6 per cent compared to the same period in 2018, said a report. The increase was driven by a 6.3 per cent rise in the total number of tourists compared to the same period of 2018, estimated a

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