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Hilton Appoints Emma Banks as VP F&B Strategy & Development

by Mahak Mannan | 06 Feb 2019

Hilton has announced the appointment of Emma Banks as vice president, F&B Strategy & Development for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Based at Hilton’s MEA Area Office in Dubai, Banks will lead F&B strategy, as well as concept and product solution development and implementation across EMEA. In addition, she will oversee the sourcing and management

Mango Tree Thai Bistro Set To Open At Hilton Dubai The Walk

by Mahak Mannan | 03 Feb 2019

A leading Asian dining venue, with restaurants situated in over 10 countries across the world, Mango Tree Thai Bistro is set to open in Dubai.  The contemporary space is located at Hilton Dubai The Walk and doors will officially open on 6 February 2019. The venue promises to serve up authentic Thai flavours and new

HORECA Trade Secures Distribution For Fonterra In The UAE

by Mahak Mannan | 31 Jan 2019

HORECA Trade, a Bidfood company has announced an exclusive distributor partnership with Fonterra to supply dairy products to the country’s foodservice channels. Fonterra, a global dairy company headquartered in New Zealand, will be supplying a variety of dairy products under its foodservice brand Anchor Food Professionals. These products include Anchor extra whip whipping cream, Anchor unsalted

Millennium Hotels and Resorts Aims To Accelerate Emiratisation

by Mahak Mannan | 29 Jan 2019

The initiative will help boost Emiratisation in the UAE’s booming hospitality and tourism industry. Millennium Hotels & Resorts has launched the TooMooH Internship Development tier as part of the TooMooH program, a programme to accelerate Emiratisation and promote regional talent and leadership development in the hospitality sector. This programme aims to integrate UAE nationals into

Chef Focus: The Italian Job

by Mahak Mannan | 28 Jan 2019

We spoke to chef Mariangela Ruggerio, the recently appointed head chef at Certo, Radisson Blu Dubai Media City, on her journey as a chef. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I had been working in sales and banking since I completed my education in Business Economics but after years of sitting behind a desk,

Marriott MEA Appoints New Chief Development Officer

by Mahak Mannan | 28 Jan 2019

Marriott International has appointed Jerome Briet as its chief development officer for the Middle East and Africa.   In his new role, Briet will oversee and drive the company’s growth through new-build, conversion, and franchise opportunities across new and established markets in the region. Briet was previously the regional vice president, Mixed-use Development for the Middle

New Indian Restaurant At Four Points By Sheraton Downtown

by Mahak Mannan | 28 Jan 2019

Reviving old Delhi’s most revered recipes, Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai has officially opened.   Influenced by the legacy of the birthplace of Mughlai cuisine, Purani Dilli presents flavours of old Delhi’s past. The culinary team led by consulting chef Mujeeb-ur-Rehman and sous chef Afroj Alam have created a unique menu

Chef Michael Mina Launches Prime Grill

by Mahak Mannan | 27 Jan 2019

Prime Grill, the American steakhouse from celebrity Chef Michael Mina and NDTE (National Trading and Developing Establishment) launched last night. Following a ceremonial ribbon cutting with the Chairman of NDTE, Hassan Ahmadi, Chef Mina addressed the crowd, detailing the brands intentions and future prospects. “Prime Grill is about much more than just the great steak.

Raffles Dubai Makes Two Senior Appointments

by Mahak Mannan | 24 Jan 2019

Raffles Dubai has made two senior female appointments, Evita Chidiac as director of rooms and Marina Kutskaya as spa manager. Chidiac will be responsible for overseeing all rooms division functions at Raffles Dubai and leading the teams to elevate guest satisfaction scores towards commercially impactful outcomes. With 15 years of managerial experience in luxury hospitality,

Address Downtown Unveils Dubai’s Most Luxurious Beverage

by Mahak Mannan | 23 Jan 2019

The new signature beverage, A Fleeting Moment, is served in a Baccarat Crystal glass which bears the royal seal of approval. NEOS, located at Address Downton has launched a beverage worth AED2400. The new addition to the menu, called A Fleeting Moment is designed by the in-house mixologist, Egor Petrov, and stated to be the









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