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Swiss hotel firm plans fourth property in Jeddah
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Swiss hotel firm plans fourth property in Jeddah

Tuesday, 7 July 2015 2:14 PM

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts says 300-room property is scheduled to open in Q1 2019

Saudi's Dur inks land deal to build mid-range hotel
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Saudi's Dur inks land deal to build mid-range hotel

Saturday, 27 June 2015 9:49 AM

Dur Hospitality signs 40-year land lease agreement to build three-star hotel in Yanbu

Alwaleed, Qatar fund said to seek exit from luxury hotel operator
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Alwaleed, Qatar fund said to seek exit from luxury hotel operator

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 1:52 PM

Toronto-based company FRHI operates 116 hotels under the Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands

Millennium & Copthorne signs four new Saudi hotels
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Millennium & Copthorne signs four new Saudi hotels

Monday, 22 June 2015 11:14 AM

Group to introduce Biltmore brand in KSA as part of agreement with Taiba Holding Company

Undersupply of budget hotels in Saudi Arabia
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Undersupply of budget hotels in Saudi Arabia

Saturday, 20 June 2015 1:10 PM

Despite demand, the number of three- and four-star hotels in the kingdom remains low, according to report

Saudi's Makkah to host world's largest Holiday Inn hotel
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Saudi's Makkah to host world's largest Holiday Inn hotel

Saturday, 6 June 2015 9:40 AM

InterContinental Hotels Group inks deal for 5,154-room property in holy city; to open in phases over next 3 years

Saudi's Dur Hospitality confirms $400m investment plan
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Saudi's Dur Hospitality confirms $400m investment plan

Friday, 5 June 2015 8:59 AM

Senior executive outlines expansion plan which will target emerging cities such as Jubail, Yunbu and Tabuk

Saudi's Kingdom Holding sells 50% stake in Mauritius resort
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Saudi's Kingdom Holding sells 50% stake in Mauritius resort

Monday, 1 June 2015 4:25 PM

Hotel unit of Prince Alwaleed's investment firm sells stake in Four Seasons Resort to its JV partner

Marriott targets 240 MEA hotels by 2020
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Marriott targets 240 MEA hotels by 2020

Monday, 1 June 2015 9:37 AM

Operator expects to add 80 properties and 16,500 rooms to portfolio

Leap of faith: the growth of Halal tourism
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Leap of faith: the growth of Halal tourism

Friday, 29 May 2015 9:22 AM

Halal tourism is taking off – and the Gulf countries are quickly developing their strategies to take advantage of one of the fast-growing segments in the industry

Hong Kong's Shangri-La plans luxury Jeddah hotel
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Hong Kong's Shangri-La plans luxury Jeddah hotel

Friday, 29 May 2015 8:51 AM

Hotel operator signs agreement for first property in Gulf kingdom; slated to open in early 2018

Saudi hotel fined for preventing guest from seeing his new bride
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Saudi hotel fined for preventing guest from seeing his new bride

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 2:16 PM

Newlywed claims he was not allowed to enter the room where his bride was waiting after he complained that staff damaged his car

7m pilgrims expected to visit Makkah this Umrah season
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7m pilgrims expected to visit Makkah this Umrah season

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 6:53 PM

More than 20,000 flights are scheduled to arrive in Jeddah carrying pilgrims to Makkah and Madinah

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Egypt said to close restaurant after refusing Saudi man entry
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Egypt said to close restaurant after refusing Saudi man entry

Sunday, 17 May 2015 2:19 PM

Ministry has reportedly closed a restaurant for a month after staff refused entry to a Saudi man because he was wearing the traditional white thobe

Swiss hotel group inks JV deal to expand Gulf portfolio
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Swiss hotel group inks JV deal to expand Gulf portfolio

Saturday, 16 May 2015 1:03 AM

Swiss International signs agreement with Al Shiha Holdings; to announce new hotels in Saudi Arabia and Dubai


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