Elevating the culinary arts at Le Cordon Bleu

Elevating the culinary arts at Le Cordon Bleu

André J. Cointreau, President and CEO of Le Cordon Bleu talks with HN about the school’s most recent and exciting offerings designed to better equip students with the tools for tomorrow’s hospitality industry. In the wake of an ‘experience’ economy, hospitality has changed into an accommodation model driven by customization...

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Seven Sands’ new head chef

Seven Sands’ new head chef

Seven Sands, the contemporary Emirati restaurant owned by Dubai World Trade Center, has appointed Abdullah Yahya Alshhadeh as the outlet’s new head chef. In his new role, Alshhadeh will be responsible for the day-to-day operations including further development of the contemporary Emirati cuisine that has become the hallmark of the...

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PwC’s 2019 talent trends report

PwC’s 2019 talent trends report

This year’s 22nd CEO annual PricewaterhouseCoopers’ global talent trends survey reveals that top executives are increasingly worried about the impact their companies, strategies and activities will have on the environment, local communities and their employees. Against this background, one somewhat intractable challenge is beginning to stand out: the size and...

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Molten Chocolate Café new UAE branches

Molten Chocolate Café new UAE branches

Molten Chocolate Café, the ultimate dessert destination from Apparel Group, is now in Bawadi Mall, Al Ain and is opening soon in Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi. The prime destination for chocolate lovers has opened its first ever store in the UAE’s oasis city and will soon open its first store...

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New Rixos regional GM

New Rixos regional GM

Rixos Hotels UAE announced the appointment of Cenk Unverdi regional GM. Following his promotion, Unverdi now oversees all day-to-day operations of the four five-star properties in the UAE, including Rixos The Palm Dubai Hotel & Suites, Rixos Premium Dubai, the newly opened Rixos Saadiyat Island and Rixos Bab Al Bahr....

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Barry Callebaut and EMF’s 3-day event

Barry Callebaut and EMF’s 3-day event

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, the Barry Callebaut Group is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa. The B2B company employs over 11,500 people operating out of more than 30 countries. The group’s coordination office for the region is EMF Lebanon, a subsidiary of EMF Middle East. Established in 1976, EMF has been...

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addmind opens Jeddah’s first ‘Halal Nightclub’ today

addmind opens Jeddah’s first ‘Halal Nightclub’ today

As part of the new reforms in the entertainment sector taking place in the Saudi Kingdom, addmind hospitality, the leader in concept creation and F&B management confirmed the opening of a ‘watered-down’ version of its famous club, White. The club will open a ‘high-end cafe lounge’ in Jeddah. The inauguration...

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Beirut’s highest lounge reopens with a new look designed by Bernard Khoury

Beirut’s highest lounge reopens with a new look designed by Bernard Khoury

Four Seasons Hotel Beirut unveils highly anticipated rooftop offering guests a new year-round destination  Level 26, Four Seasons Hotel Beirut’s new rooftop pool, bar & lounge is a breathtaking experience. Guests are welcomed by a lively atmosphere with an open space filled with white colored furniture, abundant white marble, a refreshed...

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