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Vida Hotels and Resorts, which means ‘life’ in Spanish, is the second hospitality brand to be launched by Emaar following the success of its The Address brand.
Billed as ‘an urban hub where inspiring …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, May 05 - 2013 @ 10:33
Increasingly looking to boost its business through inorganic growth, Etihad revealed that it will spend $379m to acquire a 24% share in Jet Airways, thus becoming the first carrier to invest in an Indian airline …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, April 30 - 2013 @ 09:58
Speaking in the emirate as part of the Toronto-based company’s latest road show across the GCC, Christopher Norton, Four Seasons’ President Hotel Operations Europe, Middle East and Africa, said Dubai is a market that the …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, April 17 - 2013 @ 16:58
Set to begin on October 1, the new service will be the carrier’s first direct service between North America and Europe.
Operated by a Boeing 777-300ER, the service will originate in Dubai with passengers then …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, April 08 - 2013 @ 15:06
The carrier, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary in November, recorded passenger revenues of $900m in Q1 compared to $758m for the same period last year, an increase of 19%. The ailrine also posted cargo …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Sunday, April 07 - 2013 @ 14:09
The approval granted by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission allows the airlines to combine operations, but only for an initial period of five years, not the 10 years the airlines had been seeking.
The ACCC …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 27 - 2013 @ 12:38
According to the airport’s latest monthly report, passenger traffic at Dubai International totalled 5,080,360 in February up from 4,561,147 recorded during the same month in 2012, an increase of 11.4%.
Year to date, passenger …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, March 26 - 2013 @ 12:36
In its latest outlook for 2013, IATA said Middle Eastern airlines are expected to post a profit of $1.4bn, which is up slightly from the $1.1bn previously forecast and stronger than the $900m profit recorded …Read full article » Middle East: Wednesday, March 20 - 2013 @ 14:30
Starwood currently has an existing portfolio of 82 hotels in the region, representing nearly 22,000 guest rooms, the majority of which are operated under its Sheraton and Le Méridien brands. The company said today that …Read full article » Middle East: Tuesday, March 12 - 2013 @ 14:35
Unveiled today at the ITB in Berlin, the four-tower project is to be built by Damac at a cost of $1bn. The Damac Towers by Paramount will comprise a 540-room Paramount Hotel & Residences …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 06 - 2013 @ 15:39