Aylin Nöske appointed as General Manager of the IntercityHotel Dubai Jaddaf Waterfront

Aylin Nöske appointed as General Manager of the IntercityHotel Dubai Jaddaf Waterfront

The 150-room IntercityHotel Dubai Jaddaf Waterfront is scheduled to open for business at the end of the first quarter of 2019.

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Chef Maroun Chedid’s Newest Innovations

Chef Maroun Chedid’s Newest Innovations

Following a festive evening filled with joy, laughter and mouth-watering food HN caught-up with Chef Maroun Chedid to learn what had been accomplished in the past year and to find out what the near future holds. Commenting on his cooking academy’s first year in operation he said, “The past year...

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Baker’s Choice’s Shukri Salfiti decorated by King Philippe of Belgium

Baker’s Choice’s Shukri Salfiti decorated by King Philippe of Belgium

This was in recognition of his distinguished efforts in generating business between Jordan and Belgium

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French pastry chef reigns supreme

French pastry chef reigns supreme

Christelle Brua, French pastry chef at the three Michelin star Pré Catelan restaurant in Paris, becomes the guide’s first woman to win the Valrhona Best Pastry Chef in the World award hosted by the prestigious restaurant association Les Grandes Tables du Monde, at their 64th conference in Marrakech, Morocco. HN talked...

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The UNWTO forges a new strategy for Lebanon

The UNWTO forges a new strategy for Lebanon

At the beginning of 2018, Jordanian Economist Taleb Rifai, who held the position of Secretary-General to the United Nations World Tourism Organization since 2010, was replaced by Georgian Ambassador Zurab Pololikashvili. Discussing the role tourism plays and the organization’s focus he said, “The UNWTO’s new vision is about making tourism...

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Al Habtoor appoints Rahim Abu Omar as COO Hospitality Division

Al Habtoor appoints Rahim Abu Omar as COO Hospitality Division

Abu Omar started his career as Sales Executive at the Metropolitan Hotel Dubai.

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Sami Nasser and Marc Descrozaille appointed as COOs for Accor in the Middle East & Africa

Sami Nasser and Marc Descrozaille appointed as COOs for Accor in the Middle East & Africa

AccorHotels has a committed network (operational and pipeline) in the Middle East and Africa of over 400 hotels.

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60 Seconds With Mohamad El Yassir, Whirlpool Corporation

60 Seconds With Mohamad El Yassir, Whirlpool Corporation

Following KitchenAid’s debut in Lebanon, HN spoke to Mohamad El Yassir, regional managing director for Middle East and Africa at Whirlpool Corporation, to find out more about market expectations

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Millennium Atria Business Bay names Christian Palacin as GM

Millennium Atria Business Bay names Christian Palacin as GM

Millennium Atria Business Bay is slated to open towards the end of 2018.

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