News

Video: NZMP at Gulfood 2020

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

We interview Simon Penfold, NZMP’s general manager Middle East and Africa, at Gulfood 2020. NZMP, which stands for New Zealand Milk Products, is the ingredients and solutions brand of Fonterra. It has one of the broadest ranges in the dairy industry, with ingredients sold in over 130 countries and used by some of the world’s most famous

Video: Upfield at Gulfood 2020

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

We interview Reinier Weerman, general manager North Africa & Middle East, Upfield at Gulfood 2020. People around the world are embracing plant-based foods for both health and ethical reasons. Upfield is a producer of plant-based spreads globally.

Video: Bord Bia at Gulfood 2020

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

We interview Claudia Saumell, Middle East manager at Bord Bia – The Irish Food Board, at Gulfood 2020. Bord Bia ensures that customers around the globe recognise that Irish food and drink is world class: that it is high quality, distinctive, and made by a diverse range of creative producers from a unique and fortuitous

Taj Jumeirah Lakes Towers launches staycation offers

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

Taj Jumeirah Lakes Towers has launched new experiences.  UAE Residents’ Staycation & More: 50% savings on the Breakfast Inclusive Rate With the UAE Residents’ Staycation & More package, guests can check-in with half-board and full-board options available on request. Ramadan Specials – Early Bird Offer starting at AED 450 Inclusive of daily buffet breakfast or

Rove Hotels launches long-term stays offer from AED 2,999 per month

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

From April 1 to September 30, Rove Hotels will launch monthly rates, starting at just AED 2,999 across all Rove locations in Dubai, with benefits such as housekeeping services, no utility and internet bills, a self-service laundromat, free parking, and more.  Centrally located, with public transport nearby, Rove Hotels is offering housekeeping services, convenient amenities

RAW introduces ethically-sourced Orang Utan coffee

by Dina Maaty | 22 Mar 2020

From the Aceh region of the Gayo Highlands in Sumatra, just north of the Equator, RAW Coffee Company has ethically-sourced a batch of limited-edition Orang Utan Coffee. Now serving, 100% Arabica, single origin, single estate coffee, the beans provide earthy notes of tobacco, hazelnuts, grapefruit and brown spices (turmeric and ginger).  Because of its inspirational back story, the Orang Utan

UAE restaurants and cafés to temporarily operate at 20 per cent capacity

by Dina Maaty | 21 Mar 2020

As part of efforts to combat Covid-19, the UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced the closure of all beaches, parks, cinemas, sports centres and public and private swimming pools across the country from Sunday, March 22. The Ministry of Health and Prevention announced that restaurants and cafés will only be allowed to operate

COYA Dubai launches first-time takeaway menu

by Dina Maaty | 19 Mar 2020

COYA Dubai will start offering a ‘COYA 2 U’ takeaway menu for the first time. The special menu is a selection of signature choices of soups, appetizers, mains, side dishes, and desserts including the Arroz Nikkei, Costillas de Res, Pollo a la Parilla and Maki Roll de Aguacate. “We want to do what we can

One Click sees surge in demand for contactless delivery amid coronavirus concerns

by Dina Maaty | 19 Mar 2020

One Click Delivery Services, one of the fastest-growing last-mile digital solution companies, has reported a sharp increase in demand, as public health organisations announce further safety measures in light of coronavirus-related developments. Here, we interview One Click Delivery Services Operations Director Ian Caron, who reveals how the company has been following strict guidelines while helping

Cove Beach to offer free lunches to first responders

by Dina Maaty | 19 Mar 2020

Cove Beach has launched the Cove Beach Cares initiative. In an effort to thank the nation’s first responders for their continued efforts, the venue is offering all first responders (including healthcare workers, police officers and firefighters) a complimentary lunch at the venue’s Two.0 restaurant. On presentation of a valid ID during their lunch breaks, or









Sign up for our newsletter

Follow Hotel News ME

Contact us

Building #10, 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