US President George W. Bush said on Saturday he was confident about a Middle East peace deal being reached before his term ends, amid growing Arab criticism that he is biased towards Israel. Here Bush (L) walks with Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas (R) after a bilateral meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Sharm El-Sheikh on May 17. (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”.