Oman tourism arrivals to increase CAGR 13 percent to 2021

Oman tourism arrivals to increase CAGR 13 percent to 2021

Tourism arrivals to Oman will increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1 percent between 2018 and 2021, according to data released by Colliers, ahead of the Arabian Travel Market 2018 (ATM), which will take place at Dubai World Trade Centre from April 22-25. The data predicts the...

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The rising stars of Kuwait’s culinary scene

The rising stars of Kuwait’s culinary scene

There was great cause for celebration at this year’s HORECA Kuwait, which ended on 17 January after three days at Kuwait International Fair. As the country’s leading hospitality and foodservice trade event, the exhibition shone a bright light on talented Kuwaiti chefs making their mark in the world of food....

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HORECA Kuwait opens in style, bringing food and hospitality into the spotlight

HORECA Kuwait opens in style, bringing food and hospitality into the spotlight

For the seventh consecutive year, HORECA Kuwait opened its doors to the world of hospitality in a glamorous launch held on 15 January 2018 at Kuwait International Fair in the presence of organizers, ambassadors and dignitaries. Considered to be the largest annual hospitality show in the country, the grand platform...

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Free nominations are now open for Hospitality Chef Excellence Awards-2018

Free nominations are now open for Hospitality Chef Excellence Awards-2018

After three consecutive Award ceremonies in Middle East and Africa, Hozpitality group announced the ‘Chef Excellence Awards’ on May 2, 2018. The award is in association with Emirates Culinary Guild and ICCA. The event will take place at the Five Palm Jumeirah. Nominations for all Chefs working in MEA region are open, and to...

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SIAL announces new coffee champions

SIAL announces new coffee champions

SIAL Middle East, the region’s fastest growing professional exhibition for the food and beverage industry, announced the winners of the 2017 UAE National Coffee Championships. Three official competitions, certified by World Coffee Events (WCE) and sanctioned by the Specialty Coffee Association (SCA), took place during the exhibition, with incredible displays...

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SIAL Middle East to host over 12,000 meetings for world food experts

SIAL Middle East to host over 12,000 meetings for world food experts

The eighth edition of SIAL Middle East, the region’s fastest growing business trade event for the food, drink and hospitality industries, opens today (Tuesday 12 December) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of...

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Few days separate Lebanon from the annual gastronomy celebration

Few days separate Lebanon from the annual gastronomy celebration

The Beirut Cooking Festival and the Salon du Chocolat Beirut return to BIEL from 16-18 November for their seventh and fourth editions respectively. The shows welcome chefs, experts and professionals, who will share their passion for food, drink and lifestyle with more than 15,000 visitors over the course of three...

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The ‘100 Chefs’ to be revealed on November 26

The ‘100 Chefs’ to be revealed on November 26

On Sunday 26 November, the 2018 ‘100 Chefs’ ranking by Le Chef magazine will be revealed, followed by the Top 10 award ceremony. This international benchmark, which was created in 2015 by Francis Luzin, is different in that the awards are allocated by industry professionals. The winning chefs are not...

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Abu Dhabi launches fund to boost events

Abu Dhabi launches fund to boost events

  The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi is launching an incentive scheme to develop content and program collaboration with the private sector to build on the already established annual calendar of vibrant and diverse events, and drive inbound tourism growth. Already home to more than 800 events...

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