A Russian tank drives through a tunnel as it heads to the South Ossetian conflict zone, in Nizur. Russia's military actions against Georgia could affect ties between the European Union and Moscow, which should respect Georgia's borders, the EU's French presidency said. (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”.