BANGKOK, 21 June 2017: Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is ramping up its presence in Egypt, revealing plans to add a new integrated beach and golf resort to its portfolio of 16 hotels and river cruisers. The global hospitality group has...
DOHA, 13 June 2017: Ireland’s capital, Dublin, welcomed the first Qatar Airways flight from Doha, Monday, despite a diplomatic squabble that has seen Middle East neighbours closing the airline’s airspace. The airline’s senior vice president for Europe, Jonathan Harding, travelled...
BANGKOK, 25 May 2017: Competitive pricing and unbundled offers provide the traveller  with more choices and flexibility than ever  making it more difficult for airlines to build loyalty. Amadeus is pitching its OPEN technology at airlines saying it will help them...
DUBAI, 24 May 2017: Emirates will introduce a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham, beginning 29 October. Flight EK39/40, currently operated by a Boeing 777, will now be operated by airline’s A380, adding to the existing daily A380...
MUSCAT, OMAN, 19 May 2017: Centara Hotels & Resorts opened a four-star, 152-room hotel in Muscat, Thursday, its fifth hotel outside of Thailand and the first of three planned for the Middle East. The Centara Muscat Hotel stands midway between...
MUSANDAM, OMAN, 18 May 2017: What better way to say goodbye to the stresses of modern life than by escaping to another century on a classic Omani dhow? Inspired by the word, dhahab, which means golden in Arabic, this handcrafted...
DUBAI, 2 May 2017: Emirates will introduce an all-A380 service from Melbourne when it upgrades its third daily flight from the Australian city, EK408 and EK409, from a Boeing 777-300ER to an A380 service. The move will add 945 seats...
DUBAI, 28 April 2017: Qatar Airways plans to introduce a fifth daily nonstop service from Doha to Bangkok effective 1June. The increased frequency, along with its double-daily Phuket flights and the five-month-old Krabi operations (four flights a week), will take...
BAHRAIN, 26 April 2017: Strengthening its foothold in Bahrain, Swiss-Belhotel International (SBI) will triple its inventory of rooms in the Kingdom this year with the opening of two new hotels. Grand Swiss-Belresort Seef, a 189-key five-star resort, will open in...
DOHA, 25 April 2017: Qatar Airways will add a third daily nonstop flight to Denpasar, Bali, 7 May increasing weekly seat capacity by 35%. Qatar Airways introduced services to Bali in 2014 shortly afterwards increased frequency to twice daily based...