Friday 3 December 2021

Blacklane commits to offset its historical emissions

Global chauffeur service Blacklane has pledged to address all of the remaining emissions accumulated over the company’s 10-year history by the end of 2021 by partnering with climate project developer and climate consultancy South Pole. The partnership deal was signed on Bla


Ajman Sea Festival concludes with huge audience

The Ajman Department of Tourism Development concluded the Ajman Sea Festival 2021 at the Ajman Corniche and Al Zorah - Marina 1, and attended by huge audience of marine sports enthusiasts. The event was organized by the Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club in association wi


Scotland celebrates national day at Expo 2020 Dubai

Scotland will host a series of events and activities at Expo 2020 Dubai that will celebrate St Andrew’s Day, the country’s national day on November 30, along with the strong business, tourism and trade links with the UAE.   The occasion will include


Vakkaru Maldives named favourite family hotel

Vakkaru Maldives has been named the No. 1 Favourite Family Hotel (International category) in the Condé Nast Traveller Middle East Readers’ Choice Awards 2021. This is the fourth prestigious award the luxury resort has received this year, after winning three accolades


Morocco suspends all inbound flights for two weeks

Morocco’s Inter-Ministerial Monitoring Committee of Covid has announced the suspension of all direct passenger flights to the Kingdom for a period of two weeks, starting November 29 at 23:59 hrs. "Due to the rapid spread of the new variant of the Covid-19 virus - Omicr


Oman suspends entry from 7 African countries

Oman’s Supreme Committee has banned entry for travellers arriving from seven African countries or any arrivals from any other country if they happened to have passed by these countries within the past 14 days prior to applying to enter the Sultanate. The seven countries nam


Global tourism sees upturn in Q3 but recovery fragile

While international tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) increased by 58% in July-September compared to the same period of 2020, they remained 64% below 2019 levels, said the UN World Trade Organisation (UNWTO) in a new report. After a weak first half of 2021, international tour


Cebu Pacific receives its first Airbus A330neo

Cebu Pacific has taken delivery of its first A330neo configured with 459 seats in single-class layout as it begins its widebody fleet modernisation programme. The aircraft will be operated by the airline on trunk routes within the Philippines and the rest of Asia, as well as on l


AD Ports in deal for Bahrain cruise infrastructure development

AD Ports Group, a key facilitator of logistics and industry, has signed an initial agreement with leading Bahraini developers Diyar Al Muharraq and Eagle Hills Diyar to explore opportunities for future development and operation of new cruise infrastructure in the kingdom.  


Rotana crowned best business hotel brand in Mideast

Rotana, a leading hotel management company with hotels across the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe and Turkey, has been awarded the title of ‘Best Business Hotel Brand in the Middle East’ at the Business Traveller Awards 2021 (UK). This accolade recognises the grou

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