Sunday 19 August 2018

Celebrity Cruises announces $500m fleet renovation plan

Celebrity Cruises is set to transform the industry with the unveiling of The Celebrity Revolution, a $500-million reimagining of the fleet in partnership with more than 500 leading architects, designers, and engineers, all coming together to bring the rest of the brand’s award-winning fle


Oman Air introduces range of inflight amenities

Flag carrier Oman Air has made premium comfort amenities available for all on selected flights in time for Eid Al Adha. Effective from August 15, Oman Air will launch the sale of sleepwear, an exclusive amenities kit, and other Oman Air branded merchandise at attractive prices on


Gulf Hotels Group unveils first UAE property

Gulf Hotels Group (GHG), Bahrain’s leading home-grown hospitality provider, has announced the soft opening of its first UAE property - The Gulf Court Hotel Business Bay. The opening is the first phase of GHG’s expansion plan across the region.   The


Dnata launches passenger services at New York-JFK Airport

Dubai-based dnata, a leading global air services provider, has launched passenger handling operations at New York-JFK Airport. Already providing ground handling to over 50 airlines in the US, this is a natural portfolio extension for dnata in New York. The launch c


IHG signs four Holiday Inn hotels in India

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a management agreement with Lotus Trans Travel Private Limited to establish a four-hotel portfolio under the Holiday Inn banner in India. Slated to open between 2020 and 2023, Holiday Inn Bodhgaya, Holiday Inn Kushinagar, Holiday Inn


Kerala's Kochi airport suspends services till Saturday

Operations at the Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) in Kerala have come to a standstill as torrential rains continue to batter the Indian state, causing flooding at the airport. The airport has suspended all operations till Saturday (August 18), 2pm, since the inflow of


Meliá Hotels 'first to adopt WhatsApp Business for large firms'

Spanish hospitality chain Meliá Hotels International has become one of the first businesses to integrate 'WhatsApp Business' into its operations. A global market leader in the digitalisation of the hotel industry with a strong focus on enhanced customer experience,


Gulfstream's G600 commences field performance testing

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation has announced that its award-winning Gulfstream G600, the second aircraft in the company’s dynamic family of all-new ultra-long-range, large-cabin jets, has begun US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification field performance testing.


RAK Hospital, Waldorf Astoria to host free wellness workshop

To promote the culture of wellness and help people gain a holistic outlook on health, RAK Hospital has collaborated with Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah for a one-of-a-kind workshop. The interactive session will address various aspects of health including physical activit


Srilankan names new group chief and financial officer

SriLankan Airlines has appointed Vipula Gunatilleka as its new group chief operating and finance officer. Gunatilleka will report to the chairman and the board of directors and will be responsible for the overall management of the airline. Prior to joining SriLanka

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