Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

Machine learning and AI will revolutionize GCC tourism businesses

If implemented effectively – the latest innovations and tech advancements will help them to ‘sell travel’ more effectively in the future.

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How to unlock a larger share of China’s growing outbound tourist market

How to unlock a larger share of China’s growing outbound tourist market

Gulf hospitality firms can attract younger Chinese tourists with tech-enabled services and unique experiences, according to experts speaking at ATM 2019.

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Shaza Hotels to boost its portfolio with six new openings in 2019

Shaza Hotels to boost its portfolio with six new openings in 2019

Shaza Hotels has announced plans to open six new properties in 2019. The new openings will double the number of keys for the brand while marking its debut in key destinations such as Riyadh, Sharjah, Dubai and Doha.

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Radisson Hotel Group to double its portfolio in the next 5 years

Radisson Hotel Group to double its portfolio in the next 5 years

The group is set to open another 50 hotels and over 13,000 rooms across the region, with a continued focus on the UAE and Saudi Arabia, as well as expansion in Egypt and Morocco.

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IHG signs global agreement with KSA based Seera Group (formerly Al Tayyar Travel Group)
Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai in a few days

Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai in a few days

Arabian Travel Week comprises ATM 2019 and ILTM Arabia as well as CONNECT Middle East, India and Africa 2019 and new consumer-led event ATM Holiday Shopper.

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Mastercard’s new multisensory culinary experience

Mastercard’s new multisensory culinary experience

Mastercard‘s ‘Fashion on a Plate’, launched in partnership with Vogue Arabia, fuses high fashion, art and fine dining to offer a series of unforgettable, multisensory culinary experiences. Following the recent introduction of its symbol and sonic branding, Mastercard announced the latest milestone in its brand transformation journey by introducing a...

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Three winners crowned at AHIC Creating Impact Awards

Three winners crowned at AHIC Creating Impact Awards

The Outstanding Contribution to the Industry Award 2019 was presented to Ali Hamad Lakhraim Alzaabi, Founder and President of Millennium Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East and Africa.

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AHIC announces The Grand RAK Project

AHIC announces The Grand RAK Project

The competition, which aims to create a new resort that is unique to Ras Al Khaimah and the Middle East, is open to delegates registered to attend AHIC 2019.

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Saudi tourism sector to be valued at USD 70 billion in 2019

Saudi tourism sector to be valued at USD 70 billion in 2019

More relaxed access to visas, as well as combining religious and leisure travel, will be key growth drivers.

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