On October 04 – 08, Four Seasons Resort Hualalai will host Chef Fest 2017, a food and drink event featuring high-profile dinners, interactive cooking classes and culinary experiences, showcasing what is said to be some of the country's best culinary and mixology talent in an intimate beachfront setting.
Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has recently announced that Langkawi will be the next destination for PATA Travel Mart 2018 (PTM 2018).
In 2016, Airbnb revealed that its South African community generated an estimated ZAR2.4 billion (USD177.58 million) to the country's economy, the sum of guest spending and host income.
Khalid Lagoon welcomed the Sharjah World Championship Week on December 15, 2016, with the U.I.M. F1H2O World Championship 2016 – Grand Prix of Sharjah.
Hailed as the first sport event to be held at Dubai Opera, the 2017 Professional Squash Association (PSA) Dubai World Series Finals will take place on June 06 – 10, building upon the success of the 2016 event in Burj Park.