Monday 1 May 2017

InterCon introduces new experiential luxury travel offering

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts has announced its latest offering of memorable, sophisticated authentic luxury travel experiences for its guests. ‘Curated Experiences by InterContinental’ will be introduced across select InterContinental Hotels and Resorts in the Midd


BTEA Advisor honoured for hosting kingdom's first big wedding

Dr. Ali Follad, Advisor at the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA), was honoured today by the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, Zayed Al Zayani, for successfully organising the first wedding in the kingdom. The big Indian wedding, which took place at the Fo


Debut Himalaya Airline flight lands at DWC

Dubai World Central (DWC), Dubai’s second airport, welcomed Himalaya Airlines’ inaugural flight from the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu on April 28. The airline will operate three weekly flights from Tribhuvan International Airport to DWC offering eight business class


Dubai gears up for Airport Show

Preparations are underway for the biggest Airport Show yet, with an over 50 per cent increase in year-on-year space bookings for the 2017 edition. Taking place from May 15-17, 2017, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, The 17th edition will continue to ser


Emaar Hospitality launches apps for guest experience

Emaar Hospitality Group, a unit of Dubai-based global property developer Emaar Properties, has launched five native applications (apps) that enhance the digital lifestyle experiences for guests. The first-of-its-kind in the world of hospitality, the apps stand apart for their foc


Sheraton Oman wins top award at Business Traveller

The Sheraton Oman Hotel has been declared “Best Business Hotel in Muscat” at the recently held Business Traveller Middle East Awards 2017.                        &


France to form new tourism office

The Cotentin Peninsula – also known as the Cherbourg Peninsula - in the Normandy region of France, will soon see its many tourism boards undergo a major restructuring in the next few months. By June this year, 11 local tourism boards will have merged into one big entity and


APM Terminals Bahrain celebrates Annual Global Safety Day

For the 11th consecutive year, APM Terminals Bahrain, the operator of Khalifa Bin Salman Port (KBSP), joined 72 other operating ports across 69 countries to commemorate the annual ‘Global Safety Day’ program under the theme, ‘24/7 Safe’. This year, across


Qatar Airways plans fifth daily direct service to Bangkok

Qatar Airways plans to introduce a fifth daily non-stop service from Doha to Bangkok from June 1, 2017. The increased frequency, along with its double-daily Phuket flights and the five-month-old Krabi operations (four flights a week), will take the number of weekly Qatar Airways


WTTC announces departure of president Scowsill

David Scowsill has stepped down from his role as President at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) after six years at the helm of the organisation, siad a report. Scowsill, who has been president of WTTC since October 2010, has taken the organization to new heights, cham

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