Travel & Hospitality

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

Pomalo Founders On How They Plan Personalized Travel Experiences

Miss Lily's Brings A Taste of Jamaica To Dubai

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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...
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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years 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...
2 years ago

Pomalo Founders On How They Plan Personalized Travel Experiences

Can you tell me about how you met and what led to the setting up of Pomalo? We both grew up in Jordan and that is where we met. Only much later, after studies in the U.K. and plenty of travelling,...
2 years ago

Miss Lily's Brings A Taste of Jamaica To Dubai

When Varun Khemaney and Khalil Dahmash met 10 years ago they both already knew they wanted to do something different, something special. What they couldn’t have imagined is that a decade later they’d...