Friday 12 February 2016

Qatar Airways offers new Valentine's travel promotion

Make this Valentine's Day a date to remember with the gift of travel courtesy of Qatar Airways' special companion discount. Enjoy a memorable trip for two with Qatar Airways and enjoy the companion offer on seats in Business Class or Economy Class to a selection of amazin


Qatar International Food Festival returns in March

Qatar Airways and Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) have announced the return of the Qatar International Food Festival (QIFF) in March. Running from March 22 to 28, the annual event will celebrate culinary culture under the theme “A Different Side of Food.” Following t


New ‘on demand’ UK visa service in Saudi Arabia

VFS Global, a leading outsourcing and technology services specialist, has unveiled a new top tier service to enhance flexibility of the visa application experience for UK visa applicants in Saudi Arabia.   The new ‘On Demand Mobile Biometrics’ service is designed


UN group agrees to aircraft CO2 emission standards

Global aviation experts have agreed to the first emissions-reduction standards for aircraft in a deal that will take effect with new models in four years, but environmental groups said the carbon dioxide cuts did not go far enough. The standards are aimed at makers of small and l


Germany popular among GCC visitors

Germany registered a record 2 million overnight stays from GCC visitors in 2015, according to results released by the German National Tourist Office, making it a popular holiday destination for the Gulf region. United Arab Emirates (45 per cent) represented the majority of the GCC visi


Emirates marks 10 years of operations in Thiruvananthapuram

Dubai-based Emirates airline has marked 10 years of operations in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala (India). Over the last decade, Thiruvananthapuram has emerged as an important passenger and cargo destination for the airline in the region. Since the start of its operation


Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi appoints new GM

Osama Ibrahim has been named the new general manager of Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi, a stylish hotel in the capital's commercial district. Ibrahim brings more than 20 years of experience to his new role at Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi. He was previously executive assistant man


Polin Waterparks to showcase new waterslide components

Polin Waterparks, a Turkish manufacturer of water slides and water parks, is set to showcase its newest technology innovation that turns waterslides into genuine works of art with both interior and exterior designs.   It follows the first waterslides composed vi


Luxury Italian hotel sees surge in Middle East tourists

The city of Rome is fast becoming the new hotspot for Arab travellers, as bookings to one of the most sought after hotels, Rome Cavalieri, increase dramatically.  Boasted as one of the leading hotels in the city, the Rome Cavalieri witnessed a 22 per cent increase in Middle East t


Over 300 Emirati students to help raise awareness on national history

Over 300 university students from across Abu Dhabi have been selected to act as ambassadors for the annual Qasr Al Hosn Festival to help enhance visitors’ experience in learning about Emirati history and heritage during the annual event. Running till February 13, the Qasr A

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