Tourists wear masks in Tiananmen Square on March 9, 2013 in Beijing, China. Strong winds dispersed Beijing's lingering haze, but ushered in a sandstorm with a sharp temperature drop today. Clearing urban air pollution is a focus in discussions during the National People's Congress. (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”.