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UAE, Saudi hotels post contrasting results in November
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UAE, Saudi hotels post contrasting results in November

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 10:36 AM

Latest STR Global data reveals slump in hotel rates, revenues in UAE but Saudi hotels register growth in all metrics

Sharjah boosts bus tours in new tourism push
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Sharjah boosts bus tours in new tourism push

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 9:20 AM

City Sightseeing Sharjah announces addition of four new stops and two new buses

Qatar's Al Rayyan announces deal for luxury Rome hotel
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Qatar's Al Rayyan announces deal for luxury Rome hotel

Monday, 22 December 2014 1:53 PM

Hospitality company says it has acquired the five-star Boscolo Aleph Hotel in Italian capital city

Marriott eyes Kuwait, Saudi Arabia for Residence Inn expansion
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Marriott eyes Kuwait, Saudi Arabia for Residence Inn expansion

Monday, 22 December 2014 1:27 PM

Hotel group says plan for new extended-stay properties in Gulf countries is in response to strong demand

Burj Al Arab given first UAE helipad license
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Burj Al Arab given first UAE helipad license

Monday, 22 December 2014 9:17 AM

Perched 210 metres above the sea, the helipad is one of the key defining features of the hotel and, over the years, has played host to a number of publicity stunts.

Courtyard by Marriott arrives in Abu Dhabi
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Courtyard by Marriott arrives in Abu Dhabi

Monday, 22 December 2014 8:36 AM

Hotel, a 195-key property adjacent to the city’s World Trade Center Mall, is targeted at young business travellers.

Etihad-backed Aer Lingus rejects takeover approach from BA owner
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Etihad-backed Aer Lingus rejects takeover approach from BA owner

Sunday, 21 December 2014 5:38 PM

British Airways-owner IAG is keen to gain control of the Irish airline's slots at London's Heathrow Airport.

Four Seasons Abu Dhabi on track for 2016 opening
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Four Seasons Abu Dhabi on track for 2016 opening

Sunday, 21 December 2014 12:29 PM

Construction work on structural framing of property on Al Maryah Island completed

Dubai's DWC starts work on executive terminal
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Dubai's DWC starts work on executive terminal

Saturday, 20 December 2014 10:14 AM

Dubai World Central says terminal is scheduled to be completed in Q4 2015

UAE's Hakkasan inks $36m deal to add 22 venues to portfolio
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UAE's Hakkasan inks $36m deal to add 22 venues to portfolio

Saturday, 20 December 2014 10:13 AM

Hospitality firm owned by Abu Dhabi-based Tasameem, buys The Light Group from Morgans Hotel Group

Hyatt says new Dubai Creek hotel, apartments to launch in March
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Hyatt says new Dubai Creek hotel, apartments to launch in March

Friday, 19 December 2014 9:55 AM

464-room Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights will feature 76 luxurious suites and 405 private apartments

Qatar Tourism Authority opens Asia office to drive visitor growth
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Qatar Tourism Authority opens Asia office to drive visitor growth

Friday, 19 December 2014 9:54 AM

Tourism chiefs open fifth overseas office which has special focus on Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong

Dubai updates top Expo official on 2020 progress
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Dubai updates top Expo official on 2020 progress

Friday, 19 December 2014 2:08 AM

World Expos secretary general Vicente Loscertales makes first visit to emirate since awarding prestigious event

Sheraton Doha renovation completed in record time
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Sheraton Doha renovation completed in record time

Thursday, 18 December 2014 10:47 AM

Main contractor Urbacon delivers hotel renovation project four days ahead of schedule

Dubai-owned Las Vegas casino settles $500m lawsuit over defective tower
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Dubai-owned Las Vegas casino settles $500m lawsuit over defective tower

Thursday, 18 December 2014 9:57 AM

Work on the Harmon Hotel tower in CityCenter was halted in 2007 when inspectors found serious flaws in its construction


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