Baofriend, a new Asian cuisine hot spot in the UAE

Baofriend, a new Asian cuisine hot spot in the UAE

UAE-based F&B firm Restaurant Secrets Inc. has announced the opening of its latest restaurant serving bao and Asian-fusion cuisine, Baofriend in Dubai Digital Park.

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Fairmont The Palm has announced the appointment of Dominic Arel as general manager

Fairmont The Palm has announced the appointment of Dominic Arel as general manager

Having spent 26 years at Accor Group, Arel is a seasoned luxury hospitality professional who has a solid background in operations, sales and revenue management. He is passionate about providing his guests and colleagues with unique and memorable experiences. In his role, Arel will bring his unique expertise, strategic market insight and strong leadership skills to the Fairmont The Palm executive team, guiding them through a busy Q4 2022.

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Marriott International grows its luxury portfolio in KSA

Marriott International grows its luxury portfolio in KSA

Marriott International expands its presence with seven openings slated to debut in the KSA under Marriott’s brands: The Ritz-Carlton Reserve, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Regis, EDITION  and The Luxury Collection.

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British chef Jason Atherton is slated to open three new restaurants at Dubai’s Grosvenor House

British chef Jason Atherton is slated to open three new restaurants at Dubai’s Grosvenor House

After leaving Marina Social, renowned chef Jason Atherton has confirmed a trio of concepts at the Luxury Collection Hotel Grosvenor House. Plans include: City Social Dubai, a 140-cover restaurant serving modern cuisine; Seven Tides, a cocktail venue with a Japanese undertone; and a fine-dining concept on the 43rd, 44th, and 45th floor of the hotel.

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Factory Bar + Kitchen by McGettigan opens at Hilton Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Factory Bar + Kitchen by McGettigan opens at Hilton Dubai Palm Jumeirah

Factory Bar + Kitchen by McGettigan has opened at Hilton Dubai Palm Jumeirah with the Irish charm that the McGettigan venue.

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Mighty Meat

Mighty Meat

We sat down with six meat-specialist chefs to get our teeth into the latest trends, what customers are ordering, marble scoring and the grass-fed versus grain-fed debate.

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ENVI Lodges partners with Afyaa Group

ENVI Lodges partners with Afyaa Group

In line with Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030, three ecolodges are slated to open in Al Ahsa, KSA, between 2024 and 2026.

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Johnnie Walker reveals fifth Ghost and Rare with exclusive NFT drop

Johnnie Walker reveals fifth Ghost and Rare with exclusive NFT drop

Johnnie Walker, the world’s premier Scotch whisky, has released its limited-edition Johnnie Walker Blue Label Ghost and Rare Port Dundas Master Set.

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Sharjah’s Kalba Waterfront will welcome guests in Q4 this year

Sharjah’s Kalba Waterfront will welcome guests in Q4 this year

The Kalba Waterfront in Sharjah’s Eastern Region, one of the largest retail and first inclusive waterfront destinations is complete.

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ADNH invests over USD 272 million to develop a luxury resort at Al Marjan Island, RAK

ADNH invests over USD 272 million to develop a luxury resort at Al Marjan Island, RAK

Abu Dhabi National Hotels (ADNH), a hotels, catering, tours and transportation operator, has acquired a prime plot on Al Marjan Island to develop an AED 1 billion luxury resort, with 1,000 rooms spread over 1 million square feet overlooking the Arabian Gulf.   

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