Meliá Hotels International has announced signing of a brand new beachfront property, Meliá Cam Ranh Bay Villas & Resort, which will boost the group' s portfolio in Vietnam to five addresses once opened in 2018.
Airports Council International (ACI) has revealed that in 2016, the air transport industry saw a growth in both passenger and cargo traffic, despite global challenges.Overall, passenger traffic rose 5.5 percent, with international traffic up 6.5 percent year-on-year, compared to a 4.9 percent jump in domestic travel.
Deutsche Hospitality has signed an agreement for its first hotel in Thailand, the five-star Steigenberger Hotel Riverside, set to open in Bangkok in 2019.
In 2016, Salalah Rotana Resort achieved a 20 percent rise in guest arrivals compared to 2015, attributed to strategic partnership deals with major regional and international tour operators.
In order to highlight the importance of innovation in boosting tourism, Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) organised a lecture on sustainable tourism, in collaboration with United Arab Emirates University.
According to the Airports Council International Asia-Pacific, passenger traffic across the Middle East delivered strong growth in December 2016, up 9.4 percent year-on-year.
Hilton Hotels & Resorts has announced unprecedented global growth and success in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), where the chain has surpassed 100,000 open rooms, with 40,000 keys under construction and expected to open in next three years.
Prepared exclusively for The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia, which took place in Jeddah on April 04 – 06, Euromonitor International's Tourism Forecast report predicted a 40 percent rise in the number of Saudi domestic trips in the period 2015 – 2020.
International Property Show 2017, which ran from April 02 – 04, at the Dubai World Trade Centre, coincided with when Kuwaiti investors are said to be more demanding regarding realty investments in Dubai in the form of villas, apartments and offices.