Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Second busiest traffic month ever for Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (DXB) recorded its second busiest month ever surpassing the eight million passenger mark in July, according to the monthly traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports. The airport clocked monthly traffic exceeding...

UAE leads halal tourism spending, followed by the KSA and Kuwait

The UAE ranks highest globally in halal tourism spending with an estimated USD 17.6 billion spent by UAE residents outside the country during 2017, new analysis from Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has...

Eleven aboard flight from Dubai hospitalized in apparent flu outbreak

  Eleven people on an Emirates airline flight were taken to a New York City hospital suffering flu-like symptoms on Wednesday after scores of passengers and crew complained of feeling sick during a 14-hour trip...

10 passengers ill on Emirates airplane in US Federal health officials met a plane...

US Federal health officials met a plane landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Wednesday after passengers reported feeling ill, according to sources. Emirates Flight 203, which originated in Dubai, was carrying about 500...

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi achieves Investors in People accolade

Abu Dhabi: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has been awarded Investors in People (IIP) accreditation after achieving the standards set by the international people management organisation.In...

Hilton has just opened the largest Hampton hotel in Dubai

Looking for somewhere to stay before or after jetting off abroad? There will be plenty of space at the brand-new Hampton by Hilton near Dubai Airport Freezone and Terminal 2. Being the first of its...

Quest Arabiya and Etihad Airways sign partnership for dedicated in-flight entertainment channel

For the first time ever, the content will be available outside of the channel Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Quest Arabiya, the Arabic-language factual entertainment channel, has announced a partnership with UAE national...

Abu Dhabi postpones unveiling of $450m da Vinci painting

Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi”, a painting that courted controversy after Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was named as its alleged secret buyer, will not be unveiled on schedule, Abu Dhabi’s Department of Culture...

Radisson plans Thailand debut for Park Inn brand

Radisson Hotel Group’s upper-midscale Park Inn by Radisson brand will make its debut in Thailand with the launch of a brand-new hotel in Phuket Town, the island’s provincial capital. Phuket’s Appeal A record 8.4 million international...

Jocelyn Ong appointed Director of Finance for Hyatt Regency Dubai & Galleria

Jocelyn OngMs Jocelyn Ong has been appointed as Director of Finance for Hyatt Regency Dubai & Galleria, situated in the heritage heart of the city. In this role, Jocelyn is responsible for overseeing all finance...