Global medical tourism will reach USD 144 billion by 2025

Global medical tourism will reach USD 144 billion by 2025

Medical tourism is mainly driven by cosmetic treatment which represents more than two-fifths of the total market share in 2017.

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Tourism boost expected in Lebanon following lift of the Saudi travel ban

Tourism boost expected in Lebanon following lift of the Saudi travel ban

“We are awaiting for the travel ban to be lifted by the UAE, and this is a announcement we anticipate in a month or so,” Achkar said.

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Over 1 million visitors in Ras Al Khaimah last year

Over 1 million visitors in Ras Al Khaimah last year

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority reports a 10 per cent increase in visitor numbers year-on-year in 2018 to over one million.

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Bahrain to have world’s largest underwater theme park

Bahrain to have world’s largest underwater theme park

It will open to diving enthusiasts and visitors before the summer of 2019.

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Beirut Summit: Arab cultural and tourism initiative to be launched

Beirut Summit: Arab cultural and tourism initiative to be launched

The first session of the Arab Summit for Economic and Social Development was held in Kuwait in 2009.

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Why Aqaba will witness a tourism boom

Why Aqaba will witness a tourism boom

Aqaba’s strategic location and the presence of its port that historically facilitated deals are also additional reasons to make the region flourish.

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Dubai and Qatar duty frees lead ME’s travel markets

Dubai and Qatar duty frees lead ME’s travel markets

DDF revealed that sales for 2018 reached USD 2 billion, representing a four percent increase over the previous year.

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