Wasl Tower slated to open in 2024
Set to feature one of the region’s tallest ceramic façades, Wasl Tower is in development on Sheikh Zayed Road.
Atlantis The Royal officially opens to the public
Atlantis The Royal has opened its doors to the public, offering guests a view of the Arabian Sea and Palm Island, 231 luxury apartments, 693 hotel rooms, 102 suites and 90 swimming pools, including a rooftop infinity pool.
Changing the food narrative with Emma Banks, Hilton’s VP of F&B strategy and development EMEA
As a seasoned hotelier and F&B expert, Emma Banks, VP of F&B strategy and development EMEA at Hilton, tells us how the brand is securing a better future for professionals thanks to initiatives.
Rove Al Marjan Island set to open in Ras Al Khaimah in 2024
In 2024, Al Marjan Island will welcome the lifestyle beach resort Rove Hotels. Rove Al Marjan Island will be the brand’s first venture into the northern emirate.
Deciphering Ennismore’s DNA with Chadi Farhat
Never afraid to step outside his comfort zone, Chadi Farhat, global brand COO and head of Middle East and Asia Pacific at Ennismore, gives us the lowdown on the firm’s activities and what’s coming up.
Jean-Paul Dantil appointed GM of Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara
With more than 30 years of experience in luxury hospitality, including roles as general manager and managing director roles, Dantil brings a wealth of knowledge of commercial, operational and brand knowledge to the award-winning resort, leading its 350-plus team with passion.
Heinrich Morio is named the new GM of Zulal wellness resort by Chiva-Som
Chiva-Som International Health Resorts has appointed Heinrich Morio as the GM of its newest wellness destination in Qatar, Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som.
Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh at Kingdom Centre partners with Misk Skills
The Four Seasons Hotel Riyadh at Kingdom Centre has joined forces with Misk Skills to welcome 20 interns and aspiring managers for hands-on training and skill development toward rewarding careers in hospitality, thus giving the next generation of hotel talent a major boost in the capital of Saudi Arabia.
Nobu Hospitality opens projects in RAK
Marjan has welcomed the celebrated Nobu Hospitality to the emirate of Ras el Khaimah on its flagship Al Marjan Island. This follows the signing with Enevoria Development, who recently acquired a beachfront plot on Al Marjan Island, to build the luxury Nobu hotel and branded residences and the famous Nobu restaurant.
Dany El Mahgiub joins Fairmont the Palm as director of operations
Fairmont the Palm has appointed Dany El Mahgiub as its director of operations. He brings 15 years of experience in hospitality leadership to the role.