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Strengthening the destinations presence in the GCC market, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) recently showcased the tropical paradise in the 10th edition of the Jeddah International Travel & Tourism Exhibition (JTTX10).

Marriott International has signed an agreement with Assila Investments to bring its Luxury Collection brand for the first time to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the entry of the Hyatt House brand into the Middle Eastern market with the opening of Hyatt House Jeddah Sari Street in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Hotel market data and benchmarking company STR’s preliminary June data for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, indicates positive performance.

Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) began operating flights between Jeddah and Al Wajh via King Abdulaziz International Airport on June 28.

UAE low-cost carrier, Air Arabia, announced that its subsidiary Air Arabia Egypt launched a new direct route linking Sohag, Egypt to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on March 20.

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) has announced its new direct destination to Izmir, Turkey.

Saudi Arabia-based airline flynas has commenced a service to Kano in Nigeria.

In October, Saudia’s passenger numbers increased by 12 percent to 2.37 million passengers in both domestic and international flights, reaching 27 million passengers from January to October.

This year’s STR preliminary October data for hotels in Jeddah indicates rate-driven performance growth.