Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai in a few days

Arabian Travel Week launches in Dubai in a few days

Arabian Travel Week comprises ATM 2019 and ILTM Arabia as well as CONNECT Middle East, India and Africa 2019 and new consumer-led event ATM Holiday Shopper.

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UAE leads halal tourism spending

UAE leads halal tourism spending

Global Muslim-travel segment is currently valued at an estimated USD 180 billion. This figure is forecast to reach USD 220 billion by 2020, while the number of Muslim travellers globally is expected to increase from the current 131 million to 156 mill

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Majid Al Futtaim’s bringing VOX to the KSA, and building a large indoor ski park in China

Majid Al Futtaim’s bringing VOX to the KSA, and building a large indoor ski park in China

Majid Al Futtaim’s Leisure & Entertainment business currently has 127,000 m2 of operational and upcoming snow entertainment facilities.

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UNWTO ranks Qatar among 10 most open visa countries in the world

UNWTO ranks Qatar among 10 most open visa countries in the world

The country’s visa facilitation improvements including allow nationals of 88 countries to enter visa-free and free-of-charge.

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International tourism at highest level since 2010

International tourism at highest level since 2010

China continues to lead global outbound travel, having spent USD 258 billion on international tourism in 2017.

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New private jet launched by Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas

New private jet launched by Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas

The Anantara Private Jet Experience can be tailored to suit each guest’s individual tastes and requirements.

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Applications open for the 15th UNWTO Awards which recognize tourism innovation and sustainability

Applications open for the 15th UNWTO Awards which recognize tourism innovation and sustainability

Finalists will be notified in December 2018, with the award winners to be announced in January 2019.

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Six percent growth in international tourism in the first four months of 2018

Six percent growth in international tourism in the first four months of 2018

Confidence in global tourism remains strong according to the latest UNWTO Panel of Tourism Experts survey.

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24.6 million EU residents will travel to the GCC between 2018 and 2020

24.6 million EU residents will travel to the GCC between 2018 and 2020

According to Arabian Travel Market’s (ATM) research partner, Colliers International, arrivals from Europe to the GCC will increase 17 percent over the period 2018 to 2020. Data shows that 24.6 million EU residents will travel to the GCC between now and 2020, an additional four million travellers when compared to...

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