Khalaf Al Habtoor, founding chairman, Al Habtoor Group, based in the UAE has come to the timely aid of needy Lebanese citizens, with humanitarian largesse in the form of food and blankets for the needy in time for the holiday season.
LOT Polish Airlines has launched flights to Beirut from Warsaw Chopin Airport. The flight timetable was planned to ensure convenient transfers for passengers from the whole region of Western and Central-Eastern Europe.
Lebanese architectural firm GM Architects has undertaken the interior design of Jumeirah Al Sahel Resort & Spa in Bahrain, a new property set to launch by the end of 2019.
Travelport has appointed Global Holidays as its new distributor for Lebanon.
The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the signing of six new hotels expanding in capitals and primary locations in Poland, Cameroon, Georgia, Saudi Arabia and Lebanon.
Based on STR Global's latest report, occupancy in Middle Eastern accommodations fell 2.8 percent to 60.9 percent during the third quarter of this year (Q3) while average daily rate plummeted 8.1 percent to USD145.50.
Hotels in the Middle East reported declines in a number of measures during the first quarter (Q1) of this year compared to the same period in 2016, including an 8.2 percent drop in RevPAR to USD122.07, as revealed by STR.