Talise Spa, the spa for self-discovery, now offers Tai Chi and Kung Fu Madinat Jumeirah, the luxurious Arabian resort of Dubai, has introduced Tai Chi and Kung Fu classes to the award-winning Talise Spa. The classes will add a new element to...
Celebrating its 40th anniversary, Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts opens the first of several hotels in China, in Hubei province, known for its picturesque landscapes and ethnic diversity  Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of the first international five-star hotel...
The Hilton Dubai announces the launch of the Pure Sky Lounge on its 35th floor, with two expansive open air terraces offering spectacular views of the Palm Jumeirah and the famous Arabian Gulf sunsets. Contemporary house DJ music blends...
The latest HotStats survey of full-service hotels in seven MENA cities reveals that hotels in Dubai have witnessed rate-driven profitability growth -- while hotels in Abu Dhabi are seeing a continuous increase in demand. The survey conducted by TRI Hospitality Consulting Middle...
Latest figures show that hotel occupancy rates and revenues have soared in Abu Dhabi as the Emirate records impressive growth in tourist numbers. The report by Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) reveals that the number of...
Kuwait Financial Centre “Markaz” in its latest 'GCC Hospitality report' reveals GCC hotel revenues will reach USD 24.92bn by 2016. The report also discusses key drivers of growth, identifies existing and emerging trends and illustrates challenges within the GCC hospitality...
The Oberoi Group announces the opening of The Oberoi, Dubai The finest level of contemporary luxury and service in the heart of Dubai The Oberoi Group announced the opening of The Oberoi, Dubai today. The Oberoi, Dubai will be the Group’s first...
Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East has launched an exciting, new ‘Go Healthy’ initiative to produce tasty, nutritious dishes that are not only good for guests but also good for the planet. ‘Go Healthy’ menus are being created...
A new report by leading global property adviser CBRE shows that Dubai has retained its position as the 2nd most important retail destination in the world. Findings of the 2013 edition of How Global is the Business of Retail? were...
Imagine yourself lying on the lush green of a secluded polo estate, sipping on a cool beverage as you watch the sun set over the dunes. You look to your right and see the tall palm trees against the...
Currently, the UAE's tourism and hospitality industry is suffering from skills gaps. This implies that the current workforce are lacking the desired level of skill sets to deliver optimum performance. This is a serious concern as the industry accounts...
Marriott International, the world famous hotel chain, plans to expand its footprint across the MENA region by opening a further 49 hotels during the next five years. Encouraged by an 8.3 per cent RevPar increase and 5.3 per cent occupancy...