Hilton Announces New Leadership for Middle East, Africa & Turkey Region

Hilton Announces New Leadership for Middle East, Africa & Turkey Region

Rudi Jagersbacher to step down after 40 years of service for Hilton; Jochem-Jan Sleiffer to oversee growth strategy as new Area President for MEA&T

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Mama Shelter hotel brand to debut in Bahrain in 2020

Mama Shelter hotel brand to debut in Bahrain in 2020

The 160-room hotel will be developed within the USD 1.5 billion Bahrain Financial Harbour (BFH) project, one of the most anticipated mixed-use projects in the Kingdom.

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An independent approach to hospitality recruitment

An independent approach to hospitality recruitment

Engage the next generation of hoteliers with exposure to business intelligence, exciting career growth, a transparent vision and shared goals, says Bani Haddad, founder and managing director of Aleph Hospitality.

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A mission to ‘transform tomorrow’ at AHIC 2020

A mission to ‘transform tomorrow’ at AHIC 2020

Against a backdrop of declining RevPAR in the Middle East, AHIC 2020 Advisory Board urges industry to accept current trading conditions as its new reality and future-proof business by embracing the 4th Industrial Revolution

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The rise of the region’s Earth Hotels

The rise of the region’s Earth Hotels

The UAE will soon welcome an entirely new hotel concept, which, according to its CEO, Alan Honein, will constitute a welcome option for travelers who are no longer willing to pay for services they do not require. What is the concept behind Earth Hotels and what sets it apart from...

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Radisson debuts in Tunis, boosts the group’s portfolio to four properties in the country

Radisson debuts in Tunis, boosts the group’s portfolio to four properties in the country

The new Radisson Hotel Tunis, scheduled to open in Q1 2023, will be located in Tunis North. It will be a part of the IQ Smart Building & Business Center.

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Hyatt comes back to Cairo with Regency Cairo West scheduled for 2020

Hyatt comes back to Cairo with Regency Cairo West scheduled for 2020

The hotel joins Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh and will further add to Hyatt’s growing brand footprint in North Africa.

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Kempinski Hotels’ new luxury project in Makkah

Kempinski Hotels’ new luxury project in Makkah

The property will entail a luxury hotel and will be the flagship edifice within the new boulevard on King Abdul Aziz Road mega project.

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The Investment Fund and InterContinental Hotels Group renew partnership

The Investment Fund and InterContinental Hotels Group renew partnership

The Social Security Investment Fund (SSIF) and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) renewed the management agreements to manage Crowne Plaza Amman, Crowne Plaza Resort & Spa Dead Sea and Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea for a ten-year period. The agreements were signed by Kholoud Saqqaf, SSIF CEO and Vice Chairperson of...

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CoStar Group to acquire STR for USD 450 million

CoStar Group to acquire STR for USD 450 million

STR aggregates data from over 65,000 hotels worldwide, representing nearly nine million guest rooms in over 180 countries.

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