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Taste Of Autumn With Chef Middle East

by Mahak Mannan | 06 Nov 2018

Chef Middle East held their annual Taste of Autumn event in Dubai in October which was also hosted at each of its four branches in the region over the two weeks. The event saw the distributor further strengthen its reputation as a one-stop destination for the foodservice industry and Joanie Dall’anese, marketing manager, Chef Middle East, gives

Trade Strengthens Between UAE and Italy

by Mahak Mannan | 05 Nov 2018

Trade between Italy and the Middle East reached over €900 million in professional hospitality and approximately €440 million in F&B in the first semester of 2018. An event for the region’s food, agriculture and hospitality professionals took place in Dubai last week focusing on Italian taste and lifestyle organised by Fiera Milano: HostMilano, one of

Shortlist Revealed: Leaders in F&B Awards

by Mahak Mannan | 04 Nov 2018

After receiving a record number of nominations for The Leaders in F&B Awards 2018, the shortlist has been announced below. The winners will be revealed at a glittering ceremony on 14 November 2018. Restaurant Categories   Leading Sustainable Restaurant Appetite The Gem Garden Café Nikki, Nikki Beach Resort & Spa Dubai Pierchic The Copper Lobster, Fairmont

Hotelbeds Group Partners With Millennium Hotels and Resorts

by Mahak Mannan | 01 Nov 2018

This new alliance grants all of the Hotelbeds Group brands, Hotelbeds, Bedsonline, Tourico Holidays, and GTA, with direct real-time access to over 1.4 million Millennium Hotels and Resorts’ annual room nights in more than 60 global business and leisure travel destinations. The agreement will strengthen Millennium Hotels and Resorts’ distribution through Hotelbeds’ presence in more

AccorHotels Announces Two New Chief Operating Officers

by Mahak Mannan | 01 Nov 2018

Sami Nasser and Marc Descrozaille appointed as chief operating officers Both will be based out of AccorHotels’ Dubai regional office and will report directly to Mark Willis who was recently appointed as the chief executive officer of AccorHotels Middle East and Africa. Commenting on the appointments, Mark Willis said: “Both Sami and Marc have demonstrated a

Yummex Innovation Awards Recognises Healthy Products

by Mahak Mannan | 01 Nov 2018

Four exhibitors from Brazil, Bulgaria, India, and Pakistan will get to showcase their products in full view of the regional industry’s leading players, decision makers, and buyers at the exclusive yummex Middle East Gallery for the remainder of the show after receiving accolades at the Yummex Innovation Awards 2018. With award entries from South America to

JRG Dubai Set To Open Two New Venues This Year

by Mahak Mannan | 31 Oct 2018

The Duck Hook is slated to open by mid-November 2018, while Hillhouse Brasserie plans to open its doors early December 2018. JRG Dubai, the home-grown restaurant management company, is launching two brand new dining concepts at Dubai Hills Golf Club in the heart of Dubai Hills Estate. The new outlets represent the first formal collaboration

All The Action From Day One At Gulfhost

by Mahak Mannan | 31 Oct 2018

The 2018 edition of GulfHost, the hospitality equipment sourcing Expo for the Middle East, Africa and Asia and co-located trade shows Speciality Food Festival, SEAFEX and yummex Middle East, were officially opened yesterday by HE Dawood Al Hajiri, Director General of Dubai Municipality. More than 2,500 local, regional and international brands are showcasing more than 8,000 products

Courtyard by Marriott Al Barsha Opens Doors

by Mahak Mannan | 29 Oct 2018

Featuring 216-rooms, Courtyard by Marriott Al Barsha marks the brand’s third property in the UAE. Marriott International today announced the opening of a Courtyard by Marriott in Dubai’s residential and business area of Al Barsha.  Featuring flexible spaces to work, network, and relax, Courtyard by Marriott Al Barsha provides the ideal destination for travellers looking

New COO Joins Al Habtoor Group

by Mahak Mannan | 29 Oct 2018

Al Habtoor Group has appointed Rahim Abu Omar as the new chief operating officer, Hospitality Division. A seasoned hospitality management professional, Abu Omar has played an active role in successfully launching the group’s landmark properties like the Metropolitan Beach Resort & Club, Metropolitan Palace Hotel Dubai, Metropolitan Palace Hotel Beirut, Habtoor Grand Beirut, and Habtoor









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