Bab Al Qasr Hotel organized its first annual blood donation campaign in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Blood Bank of Sheikh Khalifa Medical City managed by Cleveland Clinic. The campaign took place at the hotel in the presence of its senior officials and employees on March 29.
Recent growth in the Turkish tourism industry has been above the expected average in the last two years. The General Manager Can Göktaş elaborated on the increase of tourists in the city and the renovations at the Ritz Carlton Istanbul to provide comfort to guests.
Elaf Group, a SEDCO Holding Group company and a leading provider of travel, tourism and hospitality services, announced its participation to the Saudi Travel and Tourism Investment Market (STTIM) 2017 which will be held from March 26 to 30, 2017 at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center (RICEC).
Ramada Hotel & Suites Ajman won the Wyndham Hotel Group EMEA President’s Award for CSR 2016. The property was again recognised by the group for its innovative and substantial Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives over the past year.
On March 25th, between 8.30pm and 9.30pm, Al Wadi Desert invites guests to take part in the most important environmental event of the year, Earth Hour. Celebrated since 2008 in the UAE, the initiative founded by World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF) raises awareness on sustainability issues on the planet and gives everyone the opportunity to show their commitment to the planet.
The five-star Ghaya Grand Hotel, in Dubai’s International Media Production Zone, is all set to host the cricketing legends and star players as Emirates Airline Twenty20 tournament kick starts in Dubai.
Cristal Group has appointed Mr Philippe F. Frugere as the General Manger for Bayat Hotel by Cristal that is Abha’s first 5-star property and will be ready for opening in June 2017. The Abha region in Saudi Arabia was recently named the capital of Arab Tourism 2017.
Tink Labs Limited, one of Hong Kong’s most successful start-ups that has revolutionised hospitality technology, is bringing its mobile travel solution handy to the GCC as part of its global expansion.
ROYAL TULIP THE ACT & ROYAL TULIP 72, HOTELS in SHARJAH, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, has had a set of Training Programs for its Staff and Managers delivered by Mr. Riad Bejjani the Regional Director of Human Resources & Training at LOUVRE HOTELS GROUP- MENA.
Warwick Dubai has this month seen two hospitality professionals join their passionate team, including Khedr Mohsen Al Issa who was promoted to Executive Sous Chef and Rohit Rattan, who has joined as Director of Sales.
Celebrity Cruises delivers a first look at the transformational Celebrity Edge, whose dramatically expanded staterooms, ship-climbing Magic Carpet platform and stunning suites set a new standard for ship design.
Amwaj Rotana Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai, has partnered with The Angel Appeal, a project by The Mission to Seafarers, to offer aid to boatmen in distress. In support of the initiative, Amwaj Rotana donated 300 necessity packages consisting of toothbrushes, toothpaste, soaps, shampoo and towels. The packages were distributed to the seamen at the port of Dubai Creek on Thursday, 9th of March 2017 with the help of 20 team members from the hotel.