16 under 30: Tarek Alameddine

16 under 30: Tarek Alameddine

Tarek Alameddine, originally from Aley, Chouf region, first turned to cooking as an outlet for stress and as a way of enjoying food, but it was only when he was majoring in Business that Almeddine realized he should be considering cooking as a career…

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Nordic cuisine

Nordic cuisine

Hospitality News Middle East explores a regional cuisine that has gone from being largely unknown to gradually generating global interest among chefs and foodies alike over the past decade, due to its extreme simplicity, focus on seasonality and vibrant colors

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Samih Sawiris invests in Dutch online booking platform

Samih Sawiris invests in Dutch online booking platform

The award-winning online booking platform Dutch startup, Bidroom.com, secured substantial investment from Egyptian businessman Samih Sawiris, founder of the Orascom Development Group, a conglomerate of companies operating in many different areas, like tourism and hospitality, but with a primary business focus on developing, constructing and managing whole tourist destinations.  ...

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