In the first quarter (Q1) of the year, Sharjah International Airport (SIA) recorded significant year-on-year improvements in passenger traffic, up two percent, and aircraft movements, which grew three percent compared to Q1 2016.
Marriott International has posted its 2016 fourth quarter (Q4) results, which has shown net income to have totalled USD244 million, a year-on-year increase of 21 percent, with Q4 adjusted net income reaching USD344 million, a 15 percent rise over Q4 2015 combined results.
According to STR's January 2017 Pipeline Report, there were 159,581 keys in 556 properties under contract in the Middle East, a year-on-year increase of 5.1 percent in rooms.
DAMAC Properties has revealed that in the first two months of the year, it awarded 121 construction, supplier and consultancy contracts worth AED1.4 billion (USD381 million).
In a bid to empower media campaign managers to more effectively driving direct booking revenue for its hotel clients, TravelClick has recently launched media intelligence platform.
In 2016, Slovenian tourism saw record numbers as the 10 million overnight stays mark was exceeded once again.