UAE tourists have always been major contributors to the tourism cycles and performance in Lebanon, whether in terms of hotel occupancy, or in terms of shopping, due to their high expenditure power.
The resort has 348 luxurious rooms and suites, restaurant concepts driven by chefs of Michelin-star acclaim, 3 pools and a rooftop bar.
The restaurant’s menu will be created in collaboration with renowned French chef Pierre Gagnaire, head chef and owner of a restaurant under his own name, and will include a number of Fouquet’s signature dishes.
“The absence of such a concept in Saida’s area and in the South of Lebanon as a whole encouraged our decision,” he told HN.
Plug and Play and Miral’s program will commence in Q3 of 2019, with the first batch of selected startups residing at ADGM.
‘Mina Rashid’ will have several features, including ‘The Dubai Mall by the Sea’, a retail, dining and leisure mix and Dubai’s longest swimming pool.
John Northen, executive vice president- Middle East, India and Indian Ocean, at Shangri-La Group.