Micro hotels the next trend

Micro hotels the next trend

Considered the ‘tiny houses’ of the hotel industry, micro hotels have been popping up all over the world, marked by their style, efficiency and price. Saqib Jafri, associate manager, Hotels MENA Region, for Colliers International, gives us the lowdown

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Glamping Luxury Gets in Tents

Glamping Luxury Gets in Tents

As consumers seek out more unique experiences, hoteliers are stepping away from the traditional bricks and mortar business and diversifying their offerings.

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Mega projects in the MENA region

Mega projects in the MENA region

Christopher Lund, head of Hotels for Colliers International MENA, gives us a rundown of the major projects in the works across the region

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A week in the life of a hotel consultant

A week in the life of a hotel consultant

Christopher Lund, Head of Hotels for Colliers International MENA gave Hospitality News ME a fascinating day-by-day account of his busy schedule. Here’s what he said and did…

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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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Introduction to mid-market resorts in the GCC

Introduction to mid-market resorts in the GCC

Christopher Lund and Thuku Kimani from Colliers International examine the case for mid-market resorts in the GCC nations of the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Bahrain

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Hotel operating business models

Hotel operating business models

With over 270,000 keys, the MENA is one of the fastest growing regional hospitality markets in the world. Christopher Lund, head of hotels (MENA) and Thuku Kimani, consultant, for Colliers International examine the hotel operating business models that are steadily gaining momentum

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