Pakistani security officials comb the site of a bomb explosion near a Shiite Muslim mosque in Karachi on November 21, 2012. Militants hit Pakistani security forces on the eve of a major international summit, killing 10 people in regional flashpoints on Wednesday as delegates arrived in the capital Islamabad. The attacks were a reminder of the security challenges in a country that has been plagued by Taliban and Al-Qaeda-linked violence since the 9/11 attacks and comes during the holy month of Muharram, a magnet for sectarian attacks. (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”.