Travel & Hospitality

37% Of All Indian Tourists Will Travel To GCC By 2022

Saudi Pushes Ahead With Its Entertainment Drive

Tajawal's CEO Has His Eyes On A Billion-Dollar Business

Rotana Charts An Expansion Beyond EMEA Region

Dukes Dubai Charms Palm Jumeirah with British Hospitality

Dubai's Medical Tourism Ambitions On Track As Visitors Fly In

Four Seasons Sees A Bright Future For Mid-East Operations

In Conversation With Sheikh Mubarak Al Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al Sabah

Travel & Hospitality Now

7 months ago

37% Of All Indian Tourists Will Travel To GCC By 2022

The number of Indian visitors travelling to the GCC over the coming five years will create an extra 10.8 million room nights, according to data published ahead of Arabian Travel Market 2019 (ATM).
By James Lee 3 min read
11 months ago

Saudi Pushes Ahead With Its Entertainment Drive

The Saudi government is pushing forward with an ambitious and expensive drive to develop its domestic tourism and entertainment sector, with potentially major consequences for the shape of Saudi...
11 months ago

Tajawal's CEO Has His Eyes On A Billion-Dollar Business

Muhammad Chbib, CEO of online travel company, Tajawal, has spent three years building a digital platform for adventurous travelers. He is convinced this could be the billion-dollar idea that puts the...
1 year ago

Rotana Charts An Expansion Beyond EMEA Region

You’ve recently announced two new openings in Qatar by 2019. Can you tell us about your plans? Qatar is a very important market for Rotana. We already operate four properties in Qatar including two...
1 year ago

Dukes Dubai Charms Palm Jumeirah with British Hospitality

Famed for its lavish Afternoon Tea and its strong Royal connection (it was a favorite of the late Queen Mother), the luxury Mayfair retreat Dukes London has expanded its presence to the Middle East...
1 year ago

Dubai's Medical Tourism Ambitions On Track As Visitors Fly In

In the lead up to the 2016 fiscal year, the Dubai Health Authority’s (DHA) initial expectation was to attract 170,000 medical tourists during the year. However, fuelled by the success of the creation...
1 year ago

Four Seasons Sees A Bright Future For Mid-East Operations

There’s indulging in an extravagant holiday, and then there’s hiring your own island. The difference between the two is not small in price, but one that an elite group of HNWIs can manage—and if the...
1 year ago

In Conversation With Sheikh Mubarak Al Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al Sabah

As a scion of a wealthy and influential Kuwaiti family, Sheikh Mubarak Al Abdullah Al-Mubarak Al Sabah had few options after his graduation in the U.K. Born to accomplished parents- his father was a...