SHUAA Capital and Rotana announce the opening of Centro Waha Riyadh

SHUAA Capital and Rotana announce the opening of Centro Waha Riyadh

Rotana and SHUAA Capital Saudi Arabia (SCSA), one of the leading investment managers, announced the opening of the Centro Waha Riyadh Hotel.   This is the second hospitality project to be developed courtesy of the sharia compliant SHUAA Saudi Hospitality Fund I and under the Centro by Rotana brand in...

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MYSK by Shaza, Al Mouj opens this month in Oman

MYSK by Shaza, Al Mouj opens this month in Oman

MYSK by Shaza, part of a multi-location relationship with Taameer Investment, a leading company in the field of investment and real estate development in the Sultanate of Oman, and part of Golden Group Holding, will open MYSK by Shaza, Al Mouj this month. Shaza Hotels is a joint venture with...

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Mondrian Doha is now open

Mondrian Doha is now open

sbe, one of the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning international hospitality brands, welcomed their first guests to Mondrian Doha in Qatar.   The property is sbe’s first hotel in the Middle East, leading the way for more growth in the region. Designed by Marcel Wanders, Mondrian Doha features...

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HMH further expands in the UAE

HMH further expands in the UAE

Expanding its presence in the UAE, HMH – Hospitality Management Holding has signed the management agreement to operate the Coral Dubai Al Barsha Hotel. The five-star property (formerly the Auris Plaza Hotel) features 337 well-appointed rooms equipped with world-class facilities.   Making the announcement, Mr. Brett Schafer, chief executive officer of Faisal Holding,...

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IHG signs management agreement for new Holiday Inn & Suites in Dubai Business Bay

IHG signs management agreement for new Holiday Inn & Suites in Dubai Business Bay

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with Kingston Holdings International Limited to develop a new Holiday Inn® & Suites in Dubai Business Bay. The signing will complement IHG’s hotel pipeline in the area, which includes a Hotel Indigo®, Crowne Plaza® and an InterContinental Residences®, and anchor the...

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Avani Hotels & Resorts to debut in North Africa

Avani Hotels & Resorts to debut in North Africa

Avani Hotels & Resorts, a brand of Minor Hotels, announced that it will debut in North Africa with two new properties in Tunisia, in partnership with Groupe Chaabane. Scheduled to open in the coming months, Avani Les Berges Du Lac Tunis Suites will be located in Les Berges du Lac...

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Holiday Inn debuts in Doha

Holiday Inn debuts in Doha

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced the opening of Holiday Inn Doha – The Business Park in partnership with the Trans Orient Group. The opening marks the brand’s debut in the country and is the 24th Holiday Inn in the Middle East region.   The 307-room hotel is situated right in the center of the...

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Emaar Hospitality Group’s planning ‘Vida Harbour Point’

Emaar Hospitality Group’s planning ‘Vida Harbour Point’

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure subsidiary of Emaar Properties, is developing Vida Harbour Point hotel.   The seventh upcoming hotel project in the UAE under Vida Hotels and Resorts, will be located in The Island District of Dubai Creek Harbour, a 6 square km mega-project developed as a joint...

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Tivoli Hotels & Resorts debuts in the region

Tivoli Hotels & Resorts debuts in the region

  With the goal of developing outstanding hotels in Qatar, Tivoli Hotels and Resorts – part of Minor Hotels – announced it is now operating the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels in Doha, a collection of nine unique and historical buildings featuring intricate décor and architecture, nestled in the heart of...

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Richard Branson to invest in Saudi Red Sea project

Richard Branson to invest in Saudi Red Sea project

Virgin airlines founder Richard Branson will invest in a Red Sea project that aims to turn 50 Saudi Arabian islands into luxury tourism destinations, the Saudi government announced.   Branson is the first international investor to commit to the project, Saudi Arabia’s information ministry said, in what officials called ‘a...

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