Wednesday 19 June 2019

IHG to use AI technology to reduce food waste

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced a partnership with technology company Winnow to help its hotels automatically track, measure and reduce food waste for more sustainable and efficient restaurant and bar operations.


Flynas wins two Skytrax awards

Saudi low-cost carrier flynas has made another remarkable national achievement by winning two Skytrax awards; one for the Best Low-Cost Airline in the Middle East for the third consecutive year and one for the Best Airline Staff in the Middle East. The airline was honoured during


Sanad expands customer base in Eastern Europe

Abu Dhabi-based Sanad Aerotech, a top maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider, has expanded its customer network in Eastern Europe, signing two maintenance agreements with Russian Nordwind and Bulgarian BH Air. The partnership agreements come after Sanad Aerotech and Roll


IAG to buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes

International Airlines Group (IAG) said at the Paris Air Show that it plans to build its future fleet with the Boeing 737 MAX with an intention to purchase 200 MAX jets valued at more than $24 billion as per list prices. IAG is the parent company of Aer Lingus, British Airways, I


Dubai College of Tourism to host interactive summer camp

The Dubai College of Tourism (DCT), an institution established by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has announced the launch of its Summer Camp, which will be hosted for young students at the college campus in July. With the aim of intr


Rehlat allows customers to lock fares for flight bookings

Rehlat, Middle East’s leading online travel agency, has launched an innovative feature that allows users to lock flight fares and pay only when their plan is confirmed. "Even if the fare increases, users still pay the locked fare only," the company said in a state


RJ expands two existing codeshare deals

Royal Jordanian (RJ) has expanded two of its existing codeshare agreements with Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways, giving RJ guests the option to travel to further destinations, using a single ticket and avoiding multiple passenger and luggage check-ins. The expansion of the cod


Saudia expands purchase deal to 100 A320neo aircraft

Saudi Arabian Airlines Corporation (Saudia), the national carrier of the Kingdom, has reached an agreement to expand its existing purchase of A320 aircraft from 35 to 100 aircraft comprising a firm order of sixty-five A320neo family plus options for a further 35 A320neo family.  


Rotana names new complex GM for three Abu Dhabi hotels

Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the region, has appointed Karim Nahas as the new complex general manager for its three properties based within the prestigious Capital Centre development in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Having served as general manager at Pearl Rotana C


Emirates expands services for busy hajj season

Emirates will be expanding its services to Jeddah and Madinah with an additional 46 flights to help facilitate travel for hajj pilgrims heading to and from Saudi Arabia. The flights will be operated between July 27 and August 22 to support the hajj journey to the holy city of Mak

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