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Kerzner International restructures leadership team

by Dina Maaty | 03 Aug 2020

Kerzner International Holdings Limited, the owner of Atlantis Resort and Residences and One&Only Resorts brands worldwide, today announced a restructure of its strategic leadership team.  Michael Wale, who has held the role of Chief Executive Officer since February 2018, has been invited to join the Board of Directors of Kerzner International and Philippe Zuber, the

Dukes The Palm launches Eid Al Adha all-inclusive getaway deal

by Dina Maaty | 30 Jul 2020

Dukes The Palm, a Royal Hideaway Hotel, part of international hotel chain Barcelo Hotel Group, has launched offers for Eid Al Adha. The Eid Al Adha Staycation promotion running from July 30 to August 2, 2020, starts from just AED 600++ per night with AED 250 credit fully redeemable against food and beverage across the resort, as well

Emirates announces travel guidelines ahead of ‘busy’ travel weekend for Eid break

by Dina Maaty | 29 Jul 2020

Emirates is gearing up for a busy travel period this weekend for the Eid holiday. Dubai has updated its entry requirements for inbound travellers. From August 1, 2020, COVID-19 PCR tests taken a maximum of 96 hours before departure will be mandatory for all travellers arriving to Dubai or transiting in Dubai. This includes UAE citizens,

Radisson Hotel Group launches staycation offers across UAE properties

by Dina Maaty | 29 Jul 2020

Radisson Hotel Group has launched staycation offers across its properties. Radisson RED Dubai Silicon OasisKnown for its fond feelings towards a man’s best friend, the newly opened hotel will happily host guests along with their four-legged loved ones at no extra charge this summer. The pet staycation package starts from AED 309. Radisson Blu Hotel,

Marriott International and Aksoy Holding ink branding deal for Ritz-Carlton property in Turkey

by Dina Maaty | 29 Jul 2020

Aksoy Holding has signed an agreement with Marriott International to brand its 126,000 sqm private peninsula – Epique Island – in Bodrum, under The Ritz-Carlton Residences.  Featuring 74 exclusive villas, Epique Island was developed in 2014 with an investment of €200 million Euro and has since generated 6,000 jobs in the country. The Ritz-Carlton Residences,

Andaz Dubai The Palm reopens pools and launches staycation package

by Dina Maaty | 28 Jul 2020

Located on the right trunk of the Palm Jumeirah, 5-star boutique lifestyle hotel Andaz Dubai The Palm has updated its summer staycation offer starting from AED 599++. Plus, guests also get 30% off at all-day neighbourhood hangout, The Locale. The hotel has reopened both the adults-only Cabana Pool and the main family-friendly infinity pool overlooking

Dubai Chamber announces formation of Restaurants Business Group

by Dina Maaty | 28 Jul 2020

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the establishment of the Restaurants Business Group, a new organisation that will support the restaurant sector in Dubai by unifying the voices of member companies. The business group, operating as a non-profit body under the umbrella of Dubai Chamber, will serve common interests and tackle sector

Ascott becomes first serviced residence owner-operator to ink agreement with Bureau Veritas

by Dina Maaty | 28 Jul 2020

The Ascott Limited (Ascott) has entered into a global agreement with Bureau Veritas to certify the hygiene and safety standards of its properties worldwide. As the first serviced residence owner-operator to enter into such an agreement, Ascott has embarked on the project as part of its ‘Ascott Cares’ programme, which focuses on nine commitments to

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara to reopen following renovations

by Dina Maaty | 27 Jul 2020

Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara is set to reopen on August 15 with enhanced leisure, wellness and family offerings. Qasr Al Sarab has adopted a 360-degree approach to hygiene and safety, including sanitising stations, physical distancing and health checks for team members. An Anantara Guest Guardian has been appointed to oversee the programme,

dusitD2 Kenz Hotel offers free month-long accommodation to UAE families in need

by Dina Maaty | 27 Jul 2020

dusitD2 Kenz Hotel, located in Al Barsha Heights, has launched ‘dusitD2 for Humanity’, a CSR initiative aimed at supporting individuals and families affected by COVID-19. The dusitD2 for Humanity initiative, in collaboration with Dusit Princess Residences Dubai Marina, is currently providing one-month accommodation for four individuals or families, and is open to the general public









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