Can Dizdar, Turkish ambassador to the UAE (4th from left), along with other top officials during his visit to ATM 2019.
Dubai’s economy continues to experience sustained growth from the contribution of business tourism, thereby driving the nation’s economic diversification agenda prioritised in the UAE Centennial 2071 strategy.
Dubai Sustainable Tourism (DST), an initiative of Dubai’s Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism), has announced the winners of the DST Awards 2019 at an industry event hosted at the InterContinental, Dubai Festival City.
The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabºi) continued its strategic support for the hospitality industry by conducting a second series of workshops as part of the rollout for the ‘Ghadan.
The Arabian Travel Market (ATM) entered its third day on Tuesday. A cross-section of exhibitors share their candid views with Gulf Today Shaza Hotels: Shaza Hotels, a member of the Global Hotel Alliance, is powering ahead with continued portfolio growth and expansion.
"The UAE has adopted elaborate regulation as well as established a dedicated regulatory body. The country has already issued licences for more than 30 exchanges to be set up," says Guy Burton.
The company announced two weeks ago that it would cancel 900 connections in July. Now it will take out of the system a further 2,200 of a total of 80,000 flights, Lufthansa said, dpa news agency reported.
According to data from hotel management analytics firm STR, Dubai ranked No.1 globally in hotel occupancy, ahead of other international destinations including New York, London and Paris for the January-April 2022 period.