Jumeirah Group to operate a luxury hotel in Bahrain opening in Feb 2018

Jumeirah Group to operate a luxury hotel in Bahrain opening in Feb 2018

Dubai Holding, the global investment conglomerate and Sevens Holding SPC announced the signing of a management agreement for Jumeirah Group to operate a luxury hotel in Bahrain.     The hotel, to be named Jumeirah Royal Saray – Bahrain, is scheduled to open February 27th, 2018.     The agreement...

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Rezidor grows Park Inn by Radisson brand in Saudi Arabia

Rezidor grows Park Inn by Radisson brand in Saudi Arabia

The Rezidor Hotel Group, a member of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announced two new hotel signings in Saudi Arabia. Following an agreement signed with one of the leading Saudi property development companies, Gulf Real Estate Company, the chain will be operating Park Inn by Radisson Hotel & Apartments, Riyadh Olaya...

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Omran partners with Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Omran partners with Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Omran, Oman’s tourism development company, yesterday signed an agreement with Preferred Hotels & Resorts, the world’s largest independent hotel brand, to provide sales, marketing, and distribution support to Atana Hotels in Oman. The strategic decision is set to highlight Musandam, one of Oman’s most idyllic areas, and support the long-term...

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Citymax Hotels debuts in Aswan, Egypt

Citymax Hotels debuts in Aswan, Egypt

    Citymax Hotels debuted in Aswan in Egypt with the soft opening of Citymax Hotel Aswan last week. Owned by Egypt Holland for Touristic Investments, this four-star hotel features 79 rooms and various amenities.   Russel Sharpe, COO, Citymax Hotels, stated, “It is exciting to open our first hotel...

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Novasep supplies MENA sugar industry leader, Egyptian Al Nouran

Novasep supplies MENA sugar industry leader, Egyptian Al Nouran

Novasep, a leading supplier of services and technologies for the life sciences industry, is pleased to announce that Egypt-based Al Nouran has contracted with Novasep to provide process units for the largest sugar production facility in the MENA region.   The plant is a greenfield project for producing more than...

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USD 96 million Crowne Plaza Muscat OCEC hotel opens

USD 96 million Crowne Plaza Muscat OCEC hotel opens

  The Crowne Plaza Muscat hotel at Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre (OCEC), worth USD 96 million was inaugurated by Omran, Oman’s tourism development company.   Crowne Plaza Muscat OCEC comprises 296 rooms, in addition to meeting, event, and food and beverage (F&B) facilities.    The four-star hotel is the first of three to open within...

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New property by Millennium & Copthorne Hotels and Resorts to open next year

New property by Millennium & Copthorne Hotels and Resorts to open next year

Millennium & Copthorne Hotels and Resorts will be opening a mixed-use property, Millennium Place, by the first half of 2018 in the USD 817 million Mirdif Hills project in Dubai, as reported Arabian Business.   The hotel will bring 116 rooms and 128 serviced apartments, as well a gym, swimming...

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Fairmont debuts in Fujairah

Fairmont debuts in Fujairah

  Fairmont Hotels & Resorts will bring to Fujairah a new beach facility, Lava Beach Club, in coming December. Inspired from international hotspots such as Marbella, Ibiza, and Miami, the new project spans over 2,600 square meters and will feature an 840 m2 free-form pool tiled to represent flowing lava...

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World’s largest Wyndham Garden hotel opens in Bahrain

World’s largest Wyndham Garden hotel opens in Bahrain

Wyndham Group opened the doors of their largest Wyndham Garden in the Bahraini capital, Manama. Wyndham Hotel Group has a management contract with the property owner Mannai Properties, a subsidiary of regional conglomerate Mannai Holding.   “This is our second property under the contract with Wyndham Hotel Group and along...

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Hilton expands its footprint in Egypt

Hilton expands its footprint in Egypt

Hilton Worldwide is aiming at boosting by 40 percent the number of its hotel mrooms in Egypt by the end of 2022, the company’s vice-president for the North Africa region said, reported Reuters.    The company, which already manages 17 hotels in Egypt, aims to add 2,500 rooms and take...

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