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
The number of Russian tourists travelling to the GCC in 2020 is expected to be 38% higher than the arrival figures recorded for 2016. That’s according to figures supplied by Arabian Travel Market 2018, which takes place at Dubai World Trade Centre from April 22-25. Simon Press, senior exhibition director, ATM, said: “Traditionally, the GCC has
More than 160 international delegates attended the second annual Serviced Apartment Summit MEA in Dubai this week. Held at the Fairmont The Palm, the event attracted delegates from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, India, Indonesia, US, UK, Singapore, Russia, The Netherlands and Germany. Despite a turbulent year for the region’s economy, with
Premium chocolatier, Goldberg Chocolate is set to launch in Dubai, following a successful soft launch at The Speciality Food Festival, which took place from 27-29 October 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
The Wyndham Hotel Group has announced plans to continue its Russian expansion with its first hotel in the city of Voronezh set to open in October this year. The Ramada Plaza marks the first property for the hotel group in the historic city of Voronezh, further adding to Wyndham Hotel Group’s existing portfolio in the country which includes