GM Leaders

‘Hoteliers need to change attitudes to OTAs’

by Patrick Ryan | 08 May 2018

The hospitality industry has to change its attitude towards online travel agencies (OTAs)…

All the action from the GM Leaders Conference 2018

by Patrick Ryan | 08 May 2018

BNC Publishing’s GM Leaders Conference 2018 took place at The St. Regis Dubai on Monday, 7 May and was a veritable who’s who of the major players in the Middle East hospitality scene…

Register for the GM Leaders Conference 2018

by Patrick Ryan | 20 Mar 2018

The GM Leaders Conference 2018 is taking place at St. Regis Dubai on 7 May

The best of the GM Leaders Conference

by Patrick Ryan | 08 Jun 2017

Over 200 general managers and senior hotel professionals attended Hotel News Middle East’s GM Leaders Conference at The W Dubai Al Habtoor City on 3 May to discuss and debate the key trends, topics and challenges facing the industry in 2017. Here we present the key highlights Dubai is more than short-stop destination This was

Last chance to register for GM Leaders Conference

by Patrick Ryan | 27 Apr 2017

Time is running out to claim your place at Hotel News Middle East’s The GM Leaders Conference presented by Rikan, which is happening on 3 May at The W Dubai Al Habtoor City. Don’t miss out on our exciting line up of presentations and debates at an event that welcomes more than 150 professionals from across

Secure your place at the GM Leaders Conference

by Patrick Ryan | 25 Apr 2017

There are only a limited number of seats left at Hotel News Middle East’s The GM Leaders Conference presented by Rikan, to take place on 3 May at The W Dubai Al Habtoor City. If you are a general manager working in the Middle East’s hotel industry, register your attendance free-of-charge today by contacting Mark

Register now for GM Leaders Conference 2017

by Crystal Chesters | 18 Apr 2017

Hotel News Middle East is gearing up to host its 2017 edition of the GM Leaders Conference presented by Rikan, on Wednesday 3 May at W Dubai Al Habtoor City. General managers and corporate hoteliers can register free-of-charge. Please contact Mark@bncpublishing.net by Thursday 20 April to secure your attendance. See the full agenda by clicking

Eurocoffee joins as sponsor of GM Leaders Conference

by Patrick Ryan | 30 Mar 2017

The GM Leaders Conference, which is presented by Rikan, and is taking place on Wednesday 3 May at The W Dubai Al Habtoor City, is just over a month away and Hotel News Middle East is proud to announce that Eurocoffee, one of the region’s leading coffee distributors, has come on board as a key sponsor.

The triple factor: Water, waste and energy

by Sophia Soltani | 17 May 2016

Hotels in Dubai produce twice as much CO2 as those in Europe, which causes havoc on both the environment and utilities bills. At the GM Leaders Conference 2016, Sandrine Le Biavant, director of consultancy at Farnek offered her top tips on how hotels can save money and boost CSR engagement.  Discussing the cost of utilities

Rikan eyes 30% increase in business due to new hotel supply

by Sophia Soltani | 17 May 2016

Riaz Khimani, managing director, Rikan General Trading, who were the headline sponsor at this year’s GM Leaders Conference, is preparing for a 30% increase in business due to the increase in new hotels expected across the region over the coming years. Speaking to Hotel News ME at the GM Leaders Conference, Khimani said: “There are









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