Tourism

Millennium Hotels Signs Agreement With Ctrip.com

by Mahak Mannan | 17 Mar 2019

Ctrip.com International, one of China’s largest integrated travel services companies, has signed an agreement with Millennium Hotels and Resorts (MHR) to develop a global distribution strategy promoting MHR properties to Ctrip’s 300 million-strong customer base. The agreement was announced at ITB Berlin by David Zhou, chief business officer for Accommodation Business Unit of Ctrip and Nayan

Dubai’s Tourism And Hospitality Sectors Witness Growth In 2018

by Mahak Mannan | 05 Mar 2019

Dubai welcomed 15.92 million international overnight visitors in 2018, marking a new high according to the latest data released by Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism). Continuing to expand its appeal as a global destination of choice for another year running, Dubai’s top source markets delivered bankable performances with several strategic feeders

WATCH: HH Sheikh Mohammed Unveils Dubai Airports’ New Brand Identity

by Mahak Mannan | 14 Feb 2019

Dubai Airports’ new DXB brand aims to position the world’s busiest international airport as a major destination for culture, hospitality, and entertainment. Millions of travellers passing through the world’s biggest airport, Dubai International (DXB) will soon get to experience unmatched hospitality, a culture of vibrant imagination, as well as a mesmerising mosaic of exciting and

Arabian Travel Market To Host Holiday Shopper Day

by Mahak Mannan | 23 Jan 2019

Arabian Travel Market (ATM) which is due to take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 28 April – 1 May 2019, has announced that it will host its first consumer day, ATM Holiday Shopper, as part of its line-up of special focus events. Taking place on Saturday, 27 April, the event will showcase

Dubai Tourism Partners With Al Ansari Exchange

by Mahak Mannan | 20 Jan 2019

Dubai Tourism partners can now pay through more than 180 branches of Al Ansari Exchange across the emirate. Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) and Al Ansari Exchange, a leading UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, have signed an agreement to facilitate payments for a range of tourism and travel-related

Opinion: On The Subject of Tourism

by Mahak Mannan | 17 Dec 2018

Zaid Maleh, managing director at Modul University, shines a light on the university that is empowering industry professionals and transforming them into the next generation of tourism industry leaders Tourism is one of the world’s largest industries, and an important part of the government’s diversification efforts to drive economic growth in the non-oil sectors. According

Wego reveals MENA Traveller Destination Leaderboard

by Mahak Mannan | 26 Aug 2018

Wego has released the MENA Traveller Destination Leaderboards for Q2-2018 highlighting the rise and fall in popularity of travel destinations amongst travellers from the MENA. According to the report, the second quarter of 2018 has seen significant changes in the ranking of the most popular destinations for MENA based travellers. This reflects the changing consumer

Dubai marks record number of visitors in H1 2018

by Mahak Mannan | 02 Aug 2018

Russia jumps five spots with highest recorded growth at 74% year-on-year and India retains position as Dubai’s top source market with 3% growth in H1 2018. Dubai welcomed a record 8.10 million international overnight tourists during the first six months of 2018, representing a consistent increase within the same period last year. Figures released by

Dubai set to draw more Saudi Arabian travellers

by Mahak Mannan | 26 Jul 2018

The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) and Al Tayyar Travel Group, Saudi Arabia’s leading travel and tourism company, have formed a strategic alliance with the aim to further enhance Dubai’s position as the preferred destination for Saudi visitors. The partnership will pave the way for launching unique initiatives that will help expand

Meraas Reveals Visual Identity For Hatta Projects

by Mahak Mannan | 23 Jul 2018

Meraas has revealed the new visual identity of its projects in Hatta, creating a brand that positions Hatta as a National Park and leading eco-tourism destination in line with the objectives of the Hatta Comprehensive Development Plan. The launch of this new visual identity is part of a long-term strategy Meraas has implemented with objectives









Sign up for our newsletter

Follow Hotel News ME

Contact us

Al Thuraya Tower #1, Dubai Media City
PO Box 502511, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 420 0506


Just ask. Get answers.

Your questions and comments are important to us.

Contact Us