Hamas leader in exile Khaled Meshaal (L) and Hamas prime minister in the Gaza strip Ismail Haniya (R) wave to Palestinian supporters during a rally in Gaza on December 8, 2012, to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Islamist movement. More than 100,000 Palestinians gathered in Gaza for the rally to mark the occasion during which Meshaal delivered a speech. (AFP/Getty Images)
The hotel brand inspired by a legendary land described in a 1933 novel is spreading its story across the GCC. Global CEO Greg Dogan discusses expansion plans and the industry's new emphasis on “lifestyle”.