Travel & Hospitality

Mobile Bookings For Travel Soar By 110% Across GCC

Here's Who May Be Teaching Your Airline Pilot To Fly: In Air Travel Boom, CAE

Would You Book a Seat On A Windowless Emirates Airplane?

UAE Online Travel Sales Expected To Hit $4.7 Billion In 2018

At $10 Per Night, Airbnb Has Just Made Available The World’s Tiniest House

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

Travel & Hospitality Now

7 months ago

Mobile Bookings For Travel Soar By 110% Across GCC

The GCC region has witnessed a leap in mobile transactions during 2018, according to Cleartrip and Flyin’s 2018 Travel Insights Report. Strong growth was led by mobile bookings, which recorded a 110%...
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read
8 months ago

Here's Who May Be Teaching Your Airline Pilot To Fly: In Air Travel Boom, CAE Soars

Marc Parent learned to fly before he earned a driver’s license. Now as CEO of CAE, he is steering the $2.2 billion (revenue) Montreal-based company on a lucrative new flight path.
By Jeremy Bogaisky 22 min read
10 months ago

Would You Book a Seat On A Windowless Emirates Airplane?

Some reasons why Emirates want windowless planes is because they’re lighter, faster, and save on fuel because the planes can fly higher.
By Johnny Jet 6 min read
10 months ago

UAE Online Travel Sales Expected To Hit $4.7 Billion In 2018

The value of UAE online travel sales in 2018 is expected to hit AED 17.3 billion (around $4.7 billion), a new analysis from Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry revealed.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
11 months ago

At $10 Per Night, Airbnb Has Just Made Available The World’s Tiniest House

The world’s largest accommodation marketplace Airbnb and Miniatur Wunderland, the world-famous miniature exhibition in Hamburg, have agreed to book the world’s tiniest Airbnb home in the small town...
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
11 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
1 year 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...
1 year 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...