Wednesday 22 February 2017
» gains popularity among Arab travellers

Online travel agency is growing rapidly in popularity among travellers in the Middle East and Gulf regions as the company has reported over 6,000 downloads of its recently released mobile applications (both iOS and Android). The applications, which target phone and tab


Iran’s Kish Air gets first Embraer aircraft

The first Brazilian Embraer airplane joined the fleet of Iran’s Kish Air and four other Embraer 195 will be added in March, an official said. After making the airplanes operational, Kish Air’s destinations will increase to 20 airports, managing director of Kish Airlin


Flydubai announces three new summer destinations

Flydubai has announced the addition of three new destinations for the upcoming summer season. Batumi in Georgia, Qabala in Azerbaijan and Tivat in Montenegro are the latest destinations to join flydubai’s growing network and will operate from June to September 2017.


Expo 2020 Dubai names SAP innovative software partner

SAP, a global leader in innovative software solutions, has become Expo 2020 Dubai’s first international Premier Partner and will support the delivery of personalised experiences to millions of visitors from around the world. As Expo 2020 Dubai’s newly appointed Innova


Saudi Arabia hotel sector undisturbed by economic slowdown

Despite continued economic slowdown and low oil price environment, the hotel market segment in Saudi Arabia continued to display a positive trend with a number of new luxury hotel openings in 2016 as well a positive growth projected for 2017, said a report. According to Saudi Ara


Ferrari World Abu Dhabi to launch new thrill ride

Ferrari World Abu Dhabi has unveiled a new, heart-pounding rollercoaster - Turbo Track - which is set to open at the end of March.   The three-stage experience, which gives guests an authentic feel of what it’s like to become a Ferrari test driver, is the


New rooms division manager for Ayla Bawadi Hotel

The Ayla Bawadi Hotel in Al Ain has appointed Ashraf Ramez to the role of rooms division manager in charge of operations.   Bringing 17 years of experience in the hospitality industry, the Egyptian national began his career as a front office shift leader at Rota


Duqm Airport project on track for 2018 launch

Work on the third phase of Duqm Airport project in the governorate of Al Wusta in Oman is progressing as per schedule and the operations are likely to start next year, said a report. About 50 per cent of the work has been completed on Phase Three of the airport project and the re


Travel catering players to launch new products at key expo

Global travel catering and onboard service providers are gearing up to showcase their new range of innovative products at the fourth edition of World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo Middle East (WTCEME), taking place in Dubai this May.   Co-located wit


'Happy kids make for happy holidays' - survey

Children are ‘wearing the trousers’ when it comes to deciding where to go and what to do on holidays, a Holiday Inn survey has found, as parents admit ‘keeping the kids happy’ makes for a more memorable and enjoyable holiday. A resounding seven in 10 respo

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