Tunisia, RAK and Jordan get the WTTC Safe Travels stamp for safety protocols

Tunisia, RAK and Jordan get the WTTC Safe Travels stamp for safety protocols

WTTC designed the Safe Travels stamp to enable travelers to identify destinations which adopted its health and hygiene global standardized protocols.

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Connecting for a Mood Change with Guy Markarian

Connecting for a Mood Change with Guy Markarian

 It is not a surprise for Guy Markarian, founder and managing director of MG Hotel Supplies to excel in his business. He descends from a family who left a mark in the stainless steel manufacturing industry since the 1950s. HN sat with Markarian and discussed his trailblazing initiatives in times of difficulty.

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Rachid Bakas named resort manager for Abu Dhabi’s Anantara Sir Bani Yas Resorts

Rachid Bakas named resort manager for Abu Dhabi’s Anantara Sir Bani Yas Resorts

He will oversee three Anantara resorts on the UAE island with a total of +120 hotel rooms.

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Why It Pays To Know Hotel Data Analytics

Why It Pays To Know Hotel Data Analytics

Kostas Nikolaidis, Middle East & Africa executive for STR, examines the importance of accurate data analysis in the hospitality industry.

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How Four Seasons Hotels George V is supporting the global restaurant industry

How Four Seasons Hotels George V is supporting the global restaurant industry

The largest global event of its kind aims to raise funds that will provide direct and tangible financial relief for restaurants worldwide.

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Lebanon’s hospitality and F&B industry in a final shout

Lebanon’s hospitality and F&B industry in a final shout

Ramy said that even though the tourism industry generated USD 80 billion within ten years, the government did not lead any initiative towards supporting it.

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Foster +Partners to design AMAALA’s mirage inspired airport

Foster +Partners to design AMAALA’s mirage inspired airport

The airport will provide climate-controlled hangars for private jets as well as a ground transfer service that is accessible from inside the arrival hangar. 

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Exclusive: COVID-19 effects on the region’s foodservice industry

Exclusive: COVID-19 effects on the region’s foodservice industry

HN spoke to Aaron Allen, CEO and chief strategist of Aaron Allen & Associates to know more about how the region’s F&B scene would look.

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Jordan sets a comprehensive strategy to become a medical tourism destination

Jordan sets a comprehensive strategy to become a medical tourism destination

The medical tourism plan to receive Arab and foreign patients, and the measures in place to facilitate arrival and departure.

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InterContinental Le Vendôme Beirut sold, to cease operating as an InterContinental branded hotel

InterContinental Le Vendôme Beirut sold, to cease operating as an InterContinental branded hotel

As one of the world’s leading hotel companies, we remain committed to Lebanon and continue to operate IHG branded hotels in the country, including InterContinental Phoenicia Beirut.

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