Special Reports » Arabian Travel Power 50 2009

Sitting at the travel industry's top table

Sitting at the travel industry's top table

The travel industry's most influential players are revealed in the Arabian Travel News Power 50.

Photos

Dubai Airshow 2009 - day 2

Arabian Business brings you images from the aviation show's second day.

Dubai Airshow 2009 - day 1

Arabian Business joins aviation fans at the show which is being seen as a weathervane for the industry.

Royal visitor at new Emirates resort

Arabian Business joins Zara Phillips at the new luxury Emirates resort, Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa, in Australia.

Hotelier Middle East award winners

Arabian Business congratulates the winners of this year's awards.

Interviews

Full throttle

Full throttle

As Emirates begins its 25th year, chairman Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum talks about what the future holds.

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Flying high

Flying high

Cloud computing has grabbed headlines over the past year as vendors seek to change the very model of enterprise computing...

Can he fix it?

Can he fix it?

How will Gulf Air's new CEO Samer Majali restore Bahrain's failing national carrier to commercial credibility?

Dishing the profits

Dishing the profits

Marco Pierre White talks about giving up his Michelin stars and reinventing himself as a restaurateur.

Haute cuisine

Haute cuisine

As the world embraces air travel, airlines are pulling out all the stops to woo today's travellers, resulting in increasingly...

Reach for the stars

Reach for the stars

Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority's Nasser Al Reyami explains the new classification system.

Park life

Park life

With a multi-billion dollar investment to develop its warehousing and transportation parks in the United Arab Emirates...

Behind the label

Behind the label

Jazeera Airways CEO Stefan Pichler plans to move the airline away from its low-cost model.

Grand ambitions

Grand ambitions

Following his appointment as vice president of business park development at Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), Khaled...

Features & Analysis

Battle of the skies

Battle of the skies

It's not all bad news for business class passengers: take a closer look at the services...

By: CEO Middle East
Onboard intelligence

Onboard intelligence

The latest avionics packages are enabling the Middle East's air transport sector...

By: AVB Staff Writer
Papering over the cracks

Papering over the cracks

In researching this month's State of Play feature, which details the key issues threatening...

By: Aaron Greenwood
New Year, New City

New Year, New City

Abu Dhabi is on the rise, and now, in the wake of its inaugural F1 GP, the world...

By: Shane McGinley
Airports in a storm

Airports in a storm

ME carriers are leading the charge towards a brighter future, unveiling multibillion...

By: Rob Morris
Arabian nights

Arabian nights

CEO Middle East checks into the Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri in Abu Dhabi.

By: CEO Middle East
Package deal or raw deal?

Package deal or raw deal?

Why has no-one been bold enough to offer the all-inclusive hotel concept in Dubai...

By: Louise Oakley 1
Juggling jobs

Juggling jobs

Hotelier Middle East investigates the pros and cons of cross-training your workforce...

By: Louise Oakley
Flight of the fancy

Flight of the fancy

Can private jet companies in the Gulf region stay in the air amid the financial downturn...

By: Rob Morris 1