The Middle East consists of a diverse range of hotel markets that are stimulated by varied segments of the demand and investment sphere. Hala Matar Choufany, president of HVS Middle East, Africa and South Asia, gives us an in-depth look at where the region’s hotel industry stands and what’s likely to unfold in 2022.
Philippe François, president of AMFORHT, gives us an overview of the future of tourism and his role at AMFORHT.
Behind every successful brand is a winning team, which is something Valrhona knows only too well. We sat with Guillaume Lafaix, IMEA business unit manager, and Alexandra Belin, global communication group manager of Valrhona, during the first edition of the Middle East & North Africa’s 50 Best Restaurants awards to learn more about Valrhona’s sponsorship of the Middle East & North Africa’s Best Pastry Chef award, as well as the brand’s upcoming projects.
Caffé Musetti’s blend debuted in 25hours Hotel One Central, with a 75 percent Arabica, 25 percent Robusta blend.
The series is hosted by Ahmed Ammar, the fashion expert, lifestyle creator and TV presenter, where he interviews celebrities and influencers.
According to JLL’s latest report, 900 keys were added in 2021 to KSA’s Riyadh, bringing the city’s hospitality stock to 20,000 keys.