Tuesday 12 December 2017

$450m Da Vinci painting bound for Louvre Abu Dhabi

A Leonardo da Vinci painting, sold for a record $450 million last month at a Christie's auction, is making its way to the Louvre Abu Dhabi, the museum has said. The 500-year-old painting is known as Salvator Mundi (Saviour of the World). “Da Vinci’s Salva


Qatar Airways to buy 50 Airbus planes

Qatar Airways, the flat carrier of Qatar,  has unveiled plans to buy 50 Airbus 321 planes, a report said. The news was revealed during a state visit by French President Emmanuel Macron, said a report in Money Control. The contract, which includes an o


Ahmedia Heritage Guest House wins top award

Ahmedia Heritage Guest House, located in the heart of Al-Ras Deira Heritage area in Dubai, received this year’s award as Hotel of the Year – Best Heritage Resort silver winner from the Middle East Hozpitality Excellence Award. The award aims to recognise top industry


Boeing, Turkish Airlines celebrate delivery of first 777 Freighter

Boeing and Turkish Airlines celebrated the delivery today of the airline's first 777 Freighter, the world's longest-range twin-engine freighter. The airplane and a second freighter on order will help the airline expand its cargo business. "The delivery of our first 7


Dubai Parks encourages Emirati youth to join entertainment sector

Dubai Parks and Resorts (DPR), the largest theme park destination in the region, has announced a partnership with Zayed University (ZU) - Abu Dhabi and Dubai campuses - to inspire Emirati youth to join the dynamic leisure and entertainment sector.    More than 20 Emirati


Dollar recognised for customer satisfaction

Car Trawler, the world’s leading B2B travel technology platform providing car rental and ground transportation solution recognised Dollar, one of the fastest growing car rental companies in the region, for its outstanding customer service at this year’s World Travel Market.


InterContinental inks 10th hotel in Eastern Europe

As business and leisure travel to Eastern Europe continues to surge, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is pleased to announce its 10th signing in the region in 2017, with partners Ghelamco. Crowne Plaza Warsaw Hub will be the f


Dubai's Draw Link revamps interiors of Tunisia hotel

Operating out of Dubai, the internationally awarded interior design consultancy and fit-out firm Draw Link Group (DLG) recently completed the interior design work at the new Radisson Blu Resort & Spa in Sousse, Tunisia. DLG were conferred the interior design contract for the


The Leading Hotels of the World welcomes five new members

The Leading Hotels of the World, a collection of more than 375 independent luxury hotels, has added five new global members. In India, Leading Hotels welcomes The Lodhi, the only hotel in the country currently boasting the Leading Hotels accreditation, and a property recently nam


Dubai resort, a jewel in Bulgari crown

The Bulgari Resort Dubai, a 'jewel' in the crown of Bulgari brand, opened today, receiving its first guests following the unveiling of the property to a select audience at a gala event last night.   Through a discovery journey of the resort in four diffe

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